evangelical Alaskan cruise canceled
Alaskan cruise with evangelical Christians that Gov. Scott
Walker promised would be a "once-in-a-lifetime"
experience has been canceled.
tops 8 percent in Wisconsin superintendent race
Turnout in the primary for Wisconsin state superintendent
exceeded the average of recent similar elections.
Kenosha teen's win not based on federal order
lawyer for a transgender student in Wisconsin who won a
lawsuit against his school says revocation of federal
guidance related to bathroom use would not impact his case.
warn eliminating prevailing wage will cost jobs
American Legion is warning Republicans that eliminating the
prevailing wage on state projects could cost hundreds of
veterans their jobs in the construction industry.
leader resurrects bill to relax Wisconsin well rules
state Senate's top Republican has resurrected a bill that
would relax Wisconsin's high-capacity well regulations,
setting the stage for another fight over the state's
support for Wisconsin bill helping terminally ill
Advocates for terminally ill patients in Wisconsin urged
state lawmakers Wednesday to approve a bill that would allow
the use of potentially life-saving experimental drugs that
are still under federal review.
injured in semi, school bus crash
Eleven people, including at least three children, are being
treated for injuries following a crash involving a school
bus and semi near the Waupaca County and Outagamie County
Bay's mayor survives removal petition
Green Bay's mayor has survived an effort to remove him from
office. Mayor Jim
Schmitt's future was at stake Monday night during a meeting
of the City Council.
state schools superintendent field to be narrowed
The field of candidates running for superintendent of
Wisconsin's public schools will be narrowed in Tuesday's
primary, with incumbent Tony Evers facing two challengers
who have been sidetracked trying to explain allegations
that they discussed working together to beat him.
weather forces American Birkebeiner route changes
HAYWARD Warm weather is forcing organizers to change the
route of Saturday's American Birkebeiner ski race in
northwestern Wisconsin. As
a result, the race will not finish in downtown Hayward this
Regulate powdered alcohol like liquid alcohol
Democratic state lawmakers have backed away from banning
powdered alcohol and instead want to subject it to the same
regulations as liquid alcohol.
involved in standoff with Neenah police
intruder who claimed to be armed got involved in a standoff
with police in Neenah after a woman returned to her duplex
and discovered the man inside.
found guilty of killing bicyclist while texting
north-central Wisconsin woman has pleaded no contest in a
crash that killed a bicyclist in 2015. Fifty-five-year-old
Lorie Ann Miller of Rib Lake was found guilty of homicide by
negligent driving after entering her plea Monday.
legislator Tom Larson dies after cancer fight
Former state Rep. Tom Larson of Colfax has died, a year
after he announced he would not seek re-election as he
battled cancer. He was 69.
Wisconsin budget proposal moves forestry division up north
MADISON - A Wisconsin lawmaker says he believes Gov. Scott Walker's plan to move the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources' forestry division up north will help with recruitment.
Fitchburg police investigate nonfatal shooting of 3-year-old
FITCHBURG - Police are investigating the shooting of a 3-year-old boy in the Madison suburb of Fitchburg.
Deputies shoot, wound man during standoff in NE Wisconsin
TOWN OF ALMON - Authorities say a disturbance call escalated and ended with a 52-year-old Wittenberg man being shot by deputies in Shawano County of northeastern Wisconsin.