cleans up damage from powerful wind
- Kenosha continues to recover from winds that reached up to
100 mph over the weekend, ripping up trees and knocking out
DNR warns permit deadlines approaching
- Wisconsin wildlife officials are warning hunters, trappers
and sturgeon spearers the application deadline for fall and
winter season permits is approaching.
police search for man who stranded puppy
- Oshkosh police are searching for a man seen leaving a
puppy behind a truck stop trash bin.
rescued from sinking boat in Lake Mendota
- Dane County authorities say three people have been rescued
from a sinking boat on Lake Mendota in Madison.
makes emergency landing in Waukesha
- A small plane has made an emergency landing in a field
near the Waukesha airport.
cause damage in Kenosha
- A cluster of strong thunderstorms causes damage as it
moves through southeastern Wisconsin.
person found dead after Kenosha mobile home fire
- One person has been found dead after a mobile home fire in
museum volunteer killed by train
FREEDOM - A volunteer at a Wisconsin railroad museum has
died after slipping under a moving train.
sue estate of man accused of embezzling
OF GRATIOT — Officials in Lafayette County are suing the
estate of a deceased clerk, saying he embezzled $134,000
over a five-year period.
harvest up but advocates want more changes
— The amount of timber harvested from the
Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest rose 6 percent last
year, but some sawmill owners and others who want to
maintain or even increase the harvest say the region's
struggling economy needs more help.
plan another 6K run on shooting anniversary
CREEK — Members of Wisconsin's Sikh community are planning
another 6-kilometer (3.7-mile) run in memory of the six
victims gunned down in their Milwaukee-area temple two years
names new elections board member
— Gov. Scott Walker has appointed a former Milwaukee judge
to the state Government Accountability Board.
kayakers released from hospital
BAY — A woman, her son and another boy were rescued by a
U. S. Coast Guard helicopter after spending the night adrift
in their kayaks on the waters of Green Bay, officials said
retailers suing Janesville over tax bills
— Retailers Sears, Target, Blain Supply and Menards are
accusing the city of Janesville of overcharging them on
their property taxes.
court grants new trial in homicide
— The Wisconsin Supreme Court has granted a new trial for
a Milwaukee man convicted of homicide.
end search of Sheboygan River
— Authorities used chain saws to clear brush and reach the
victim of a car crash along the Sheboygan River.
companies plan SE Wisconsin expansion
— Plans by two companies to expand operations in
southeastern Wisconsin could bring more than 800 jobs to the
endangered chicks stomped or crushed to death
— Wisconsin wildlife officials say someone either stomped
to death or crushed 25 chicks that belong to an endangered
coalition launches prison reform campaign
— A coalition of church congregations launched a campaign
Wednesday calling for reforms within the Wisconsin
Department of Corrections, including letting more prisoners
out on parole, releasing aging inmates, alleviating
overcrowding and ending solitary confinement.