killed during Manitowoc Speedway race
A race car driver has died in a crash at the Manitowoc
say the fatal accident happened Wednesday night during an
Eastern Wisconsin Stock Cars race at the Manitowoc County
Beret killed in Afghanistan from Milwaukee area
The Green Beret who was killed by an explosive in
Afghanistan this week was raised in the Milwaukee area.
drops in most Wisconsin cities, counties
Unemployment fell in most of Wisconsin's largest cities
and counties last month. New
data the state Department of Workforce Development released
Wednesday shows unemployment dropped in 30 of the state's 32
largest cities from June to July.
hampering travel in southwestern Wisconsin
CROSSE Southwestern Wisconsin residents are dealing with
flooding, mudslides and blocked roads. The
National Weather Service issued a flood warning Wednesday
morning for Richmond and Crawford counties.
examiner: 2-year-old dies after fall from window
The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Office says a
2-year-old has died after falling from a window at a
ACT scores drop below national average
Wisconsin's average score on the ACT college entrance
exam dropped below the national average in the first year
that all graduating seniors took the test.
teacher licenses rules go into effect
New state regulations designed to retain teachers are
going into effect. The
package was published Tuesday.
of tiger sounds aim to help save wild population
Tigers use a grunt-like snort called chuffing as a
greeting, short roars for intimidation and long roars to
AG drops early voting fight
Milwaukee and Madison apparently will be able to start
early voting next month. Wisconsin
Attorney General Brad Schimel is dropping an attempt to
block the state's largest cities from staring early voting
in September for the Nov. 8 election.
coach files wrongful termination lawsuit
A former University of Wisconsin-Whitewater wrestling
coach is suing the athletic director and former chancellor
for wrongful termination and defamation.
arrest 2nd suspect in April Green Bay homicide
BAY - Police have arrested a second suspect in a Green Bay
homicide after a 4½-month manhunt.
finalizing plans to supply water in Kewaunee County
- The Environmental Protection Agency says it's finalizing a
plan to supply water to some residents of Kewaunee County of
northeastern Wisconsin, where manure from large dairy farms
is being blamed for contaminated wells.
woman convicted of hiding boyfriend's corpse
- A Wisconsin woman has been convicted of hiding her
boyfriend's corpse, but the jury could not agree on whether
she was guilty of homicide for killing him.
dead in police shooting in New London
LONDON - Police in New London say one person has died in an
sues lawmaker over electronic records
- A reporter has filed a lawsuit demanding a state lawmaker
turn over more than 1,000 pages of records in an electronic
talks public safety with Milwaukee authorities
- Gov. Scott Walker is meeting with Milwaukee authorities to
discuss public safety issues.
fatally shot outside Milwaukee police station
Milwaukee police say a confrontation between three men
outside a south side precinct station ended with fatal
cats, dead and alive, taken from Wisconsin home
Authorities have removed dozens of dead cats from the
freezer of a home in southern Wisconsin. Police
confiscated 50 live cats from the residence in Monroe
earlier this week.
Walker to help fundraise for Ed Gillespie
Va. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is set to help raise
money for Virginia GOP gubernatorial hopeful Ed Gillespie.