Senate to consider ride-hailing bill
The Wisconsin Senate is set to vote on a bill that would
create statewide regulations on ride-hailing companies such
as Uber and Lyft.
Senate to consider eliminating gun waiting period
The state Senate is set to take up a Republican bill
that would eliminate Wisconsin's decades-old 48-hour waiting
period for handgun purchases.
Senate to consider 2 union contracts
The state Senate is set to consider approving raises for
a pair of public worker unions. Gov.
Scott Walker's administration negotiated new deals with the
Wisconsin State Attorneys Association and the Building
Trades Negotiating Committee that would give those unions'
members a 1 percent pay raise.
Airport director Slaybaugh resigns after 3 months
The director of Mitchell International Airport in
Milwaukee has resigned after being on the job for less than
killed in crash on the way to birth of 8th child
A father driving his pregnant wife and children to the
hospital for the birth of the couple's eighth child was
killed when a deer struck their van in central Wisconsin,
according to sheriff's officials and relatives.
couple wants both names on birth certificate
A same-sex couple who sued for the right to marry in
Wisconsin wants a federal judge to mandate that both gay
parents' names appear on their children's birth
Teen who crashed stolen car in Milwaukee has died
Authorities say a 15-year-old boy has died after
crashing a stolen car during a police chase in Milwaukee
home sales jump 16 percent in March
The Wisconsin Realtors Association says sales of
existing homes in Wisconsin jumped 16 percent in March,
compared with the same time a year ago.
declares wildfire emergency
Gov. Scott Walker has declared a state of emergency to
deal with elevated wildfire conditions.
Dorow to run for state Senate
A former Waukesha police officer who now helps train
current and prospective law enforcement officers is running
for the Wisconsin state Senate.
evidence gets tested in 1982 killing of Edgerton woman
Detectives in Dane County are hopeful that new evidence
in a 32-year-old homicide case will help them finally solve
court rejects Wisconsin appeal over tribal night hunts
The Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal from
Wisconsin officials who want to keep in place a decades-old
ruling that bars Chippewa tribes from hunting deer at night.
ID Milwaukee man, 37, killed in West Allis shooting
ALLIS Authorities have identified a 37-year-old man
killed in a double shooting earlier this month just outside
Driver in Milwaukee crash was shot
Police say the death of a 29-year-old Milwaukee man is
being investigated as a homicide after he crashed his car
and was found with a gunshot wound.
man struck, killed by hit-and-run driver
Milwaukee police are searching for the driver in a
hit-and-run crash that killed a pedestrian. Police
say a 57-year-old man from Milwaukee was crossing the street
at 10 p.m. Saturday when he was struck and killed.
police investigating attempted homicide of man, woman
Authorities are investigating an attempted homicide
after a man and woman were seriously injured in a cutting
incident in Racine.
set for Idaho men accused in stabbing in Tomah motel
- Bond has been set for two Idaho men accused in the killing
of a 43-year-old man in western Wisconsin.
officials warn of good wildfire conditions
- State officials say there is an extremely good chance of
wildfires in central Wisconsin.