men flee car crash, one dies
Sheriff's authorities say a Beaver Dam man died after
fleeing from a highway crash with another person. Dodge
County sheriff's officials say both men were seriously
injured when their car hit a utility pole near Beaver Dam on
sues club saying she was paid essentially nothing
former exotic dancer at a Wisconsin Dells strip club says
the club pays its dancers essentially nothing.
troopers not wearing name tags in North Dakota
Seventeen Wisconsin State Patrol troopers sent to North
Dakota to help disperse an encampment of Dakota Access oil
pipeline protesters aren't wearing name tags or numbers on
their uniforms during their nine-day assignment.
spearing season fizzles out at end but exceeds 2016
sturgeon spearing season on Lake Winnebago fizzled out at
the end. The 16-day
season ended Sunday on the fourth straight day without the
harvest of a single fish on Lake Winnebago or on the upriver
lakes of Butte des Morts, Winneconne and Poygan.
Wyoming lawmakers target wolf protections again
Pressure is building in Congress to take gray wolves in the
western Great Lakes region and Wyoming off the endangered
list, which would allow farmers to kill the animals if they
Midwest delivery company closes it doors
Minnesota-based delivery company that at one time had 11
warehouse locations in six states has closed its doors
nearly 70 years after it was founded in Madison.
express skepticism over claims in voting cases
federal court judges expressed deep skepticism Friday over
claims that Wisconsin Republicans deliberately made it
harder for minorities to vote.
general announces deal on drug overdose treatment
Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel has made a deal with
the manufacturer of a drug used to reverse overdoses to make
it more readily available at a lower cost.
charges for man living in hospital closet
homeless man who police say was living in the closet at a
Marshfield hospital has been charged with trespassing and
several other counts.
snow possible for American Birkebeiner
winter storm tracking toward Wisconsin could breathe some
life into this year's American Birkebeiner. The
National Weather Service is predicting a winter storm with
significant snowfall will move into the region between late
Thursday and early Saturday.
Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds DNA fee
Wisconsin Supreme Court says a $250 fee charged to a Racine
woman to collect and process her DNA samples was correctly
levied, even though it did not have to be assessed at the
time of her conviction.
to hear testimony in Milwaukee County inmate death
Prosecutors investigating the death of an inmate at the
Milwaukee County Jail last year say they'll convene a
six-person jury to hear testimony and decide whether
criminal charges are warranted.
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.