committee to vote on new UW surplus policy
The Legislature's audit committee is set to vote on the
University of Wisconsin System's new policy for reporting
to hear arguments in abortion lawsuit
A Dane County judge is set to hear arguments in a
lawsuit challenging a 2012 law that sets out conditions for
speeds up start of short-term loan program
The start of a new short-term loan program that wasn't
slated to begin until July has been moved up in an effort to
help businesses hurt by recent cutbacks at Oshkosh Corp.
congressional candidate leaves race
A Republican running to unseat Democratic U.S. Rep. Ron
Kind says he is backing out of the race so voters can line
up behind a single challenger.
baby dies after sleeping with mother
Beloit police say a baby died after sleeping on a couch
with the infant's mother.
killed, 1 injured in Waukesha County crash
Two people have died in a highway crash in Waukesha
doctor charged in police chase
A Waukesha doctor is charged with attacking her
estranged husband and leading police on a chase before she
was shocked with a stun gun and arrested.
of Green Bay arrest sparks investigation
BAY A video in which a Green Bay police officer subdues
a man aggressively, throwing him against a car and punching
him after wrestling him to the ground, has sparked an
internal investigation after it was posted online, the
police department said.
unit says 2 meth operations busted
The Manitowoc County Metro Drug Unit says it's busted a
couple of methamphetamine manufacturing operations with the
arrest of two men.
GAP to certify spring election results
Wisconsin election officials are set to certify results
from the 2014 spring election.
Milwaukee museums offer free, reduced admission
Five Milwaukee museums are offering free or reduced
admission to help promote each other.
fire evacuates public market
Authorities say there is no public safety risk after the
Milwaukee Public Market downtown was evacuated after road
construction crews reported hearing an underground
candidate working on chicken suit plan
A legislator making a longshot bid for governor says
he's planning to have someone in a chicken suit follow
Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Mary Burke around.
seek different SUV in fatal crash
Investigators are now looking for a different sport
utility vehicle suspected in the crash that killed two
Janesville motorcyclists last weekend.
Erickson named Northern Michigan president
Northern Michigan University in Marquette named Fritz
Erickson as its 15th president Tuesday, selecting the
provost of Ferris State University from among four
court reduces $1 million damages award
The Wisconsin Supreme Court has reduced a $1 million
damage award against a title insurance company in a Door
County property dispute.
man sentenced to life for 2012 homicide
A Kenosha man convicted of strangling a woman in 2012
and leaving her body in a cemetery was sentenced to life in
prison, and a judge denied the possibility of parole after
the man continued to insist he was innocent.
cases on rise at UW-Madison
University health officials are warning students about a
rise in confirmed cases of mumps at the University of