mother says profanity toward son is free speech
The Wisconsin Supreme Court is deciding whether a
mother's profane tirade against her 14-year-old son for
burning popcorn amounted to free speech.
man charged with killing wife, blowing up home
MADISON — A
Wisconsin man accused of blowing up his home to cover up
killing his wife sent money to a Russian woman seeking
to come to the U.S. and also made payments to online
dating sites in the months before the blast, police and
prosecutors alleged Thursday.
lawmakers take aim at reformulated gas
Republican legislators are circulating a bill aimed at
ending the federal requirement to use reformulated gas
in six southeastern Wisconsin counties.
Vice President Pence to hold fundraiser in Milwaukee
MILWAUKEE - Vice President Mike Pence is holding a fundraiser next week in Milwaukee.
Wisconsin couple plead not guilty in caged child case
RACINE - A Wisconsin woman and her boyfriend have pleaded not guilty to locking her 9-year-old granddaughter in a basement kennel.
Police investigating Anthony Smith graffiti on memorial
MADISON - Police are trying to find whoever spray-painted a message calling for justice for a black man killed by a St. Louis police officer on the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Memorial outside the state Capitol.
Indicted Wisconsin businessman faces new federal charges
MILWAUKEE - A Wisconsin businessman is facing new federal charges alleging he fraudulently obtained more than $9 million in loans and investments.
Graffiti spray-painted on monument near Madison synagogue
MADISON - Madison police are investigating after anti-Semitic graffiti including swastikas was spray-pained on a monument near a historic synagogue.
death investigated in Adams County
Authorities are investigating a suspicious death in
Adams County. Sheriff
Sam Wollin says a property owner on county Highway M in
Adams found the body Monday. Authorities say the person
had been dead for some time.
WWII soldier from Wisconsin to be buried Saturday
NEKOOSA — A
U.S. Army soldier from Wisconsin missing from World War
II will be buried in his hometown this weekend.
million bond set for man in wife's death, house
Bond is set at $1 million for a Wisconsin man who
authorities say killed his wife and tried to cover it up
by blowing up their house.
sales increase at national forest in Wisconsin
— A national forest in northwest Wisconsin expects to
sell its largest amount of timber since at least the
who died in Vietnam named honorary Marine
The photographer believed to be the first female
American journalist killed in a war has become an
Man accused of shooting wife is 'calculated killer'
MADISON — A
Wisconsin police chief says he believes a man accused of
fatally shooting his wife and blowing up their house
will say she asked him to kill her.
Man juror: Doctors' testimony key to finding
One of 10 jurors who decided a Wisconsin girl was
mentally ill when she helped stab a classmate to please
the fictional horror character Slender Man said Monday
the most powerful evidence was testimony by medical
charges against police in Milwaukee man's shooting death
Milwaukee County's district attorney has cleared two
West Allis police officers and a federal drug agent in
the shooting death of a Milwaukee man last March.
Wisconsin man caused home blast to mask wife killing
Police have arrested a Wisconsin man suspected of
killing his wife and blowing up their home to try to
cover up the crime.
Volunteers hit Great Lakes beaches for annual trash cleanup
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. - Thousands of volunteers are fanning out along Great Lakes beaches Saturday for an annual trash pickup.