push for creation of beer commission
— State brewers are behind legislation that would create a
Wisconsin Beer Commission to market and promote their
Senate to vote on propane loan program
— The Wisconsin Senate is ready to put the finishing
touches on a bill that would create a new loan program to
offset high propane prices.
candidates wouldn't have to be counted
— Mickey Mouse, Aaron Rodgers and other famous people and
characters entered as write-in candidates for public office
would not have to be counted any longer under a bill before
the Wisconsin state Senate.
Senate to vote on limiting voting
— In-person absentee voting would no longer be allowed on
weekends in Wisconsin under a bill the Republican-controlled
state Senate is scheduled to vote on.
to vote on extending lobbying donations
— Lobbyists would be able to start giving money to
candidate for office six weeks earlier under a bill before
the state Senate.
to vote on changing Milwaukee mental health
— The Wisconsin state Senate is scheduled to vote on a
bill that would take control of the troubled Milwaukee
mental health complex away from the county board and give it
to a group of medical professionals, patients and family
facing neglect charge can't see kids alone
OF BURNETT — A Dodge County woman who faces child neglect
charges after officials say they found her kid in squalid
conditions will not be allowed to see them without
from Black Earth church convicted of abuse
— A couple who spanked their young children with wooden
dowels in line with their church teachings has been
convicted of child abuse.
arrested in violent home invasion, sex assault
— Madison police say six people have been arrested in
connection with a violent home invasion in which a pregnant
woman was repeatedly sexually assaulted.
boy dead, mother in custody
— A mother has been arrested in the death of her
14-month-old son in Milwaukee.
to speak on American Indians
— A Texas anthropologist is set to travel to Wisconsin to
give a talk on American Indians.
cops inspect bar plumbing in murder case
— Law enforcement officials say they have exhausted all
efforts to recover a handgun thought to be used in the
shooting of a 25-year-old man in an Appleton nightclub,
including taking apart some of the club's plumbing system.
restricts lead tackle on northern lakes
- The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is getting
set to restrict lead tackles on three northern lakes.
arrested for stealing car with baby in it
- A 16-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly stealing a
car with a baby inside.
killed in snowmobile crash in Wheaton
- A 20-year-old man is dead after he lost control of a
snowmobile and crashed into a tree in Wheaton.v
safe after fire at St. Lawrence Seminary
CALVARY - The nearly 200 students at St. Lawrence Seminary
are safe after a five-alarm fire broke out at a building on
the boarding school's eastern Wisconsin campus early
landmark coming down
— Demolition work has started to remove a mammoth landmark
that has stood in downtown Manitowoc for more than a
warns against spring break scams
- Wisconsin college students and others looking to escape
the cold and snow over spring break are being warned to
watch out for scams.