waives extradition in connection with homicide
- A couple arrested for shoplifting in southern Wisconsin
has waived extradition to Alabama in connection with a
Bay man indicted in sexual exploitation of minors
BAY - A federal grand jury has returned an indictment
against a Green Bay man accusing him of coercing girls to
appear in his pornographic videos.
police investigating road rage gunshot
- Wausau police say they're investigating a road rage
victims identified as father, son
OF FOREST - Authorities say a Sheboygan Falls father and his
4-year-old son are the two people who were killed in a
highway crash in Fond du Lac County.
arrested in fatal stabbing of his baby, another man
- A father fatally stabbed two people, including his
5-month-old daughter in her crib, and wounded two other
people in an attack at a Milwaukee duplex Friday, the city's
police chief said.
Crosse County goes without heroin overdose death in 2014
CROSSE - There were no deaths from heroin overdoses in La
Crosse County last year and officials are crediting naloxone,
a drug that counteracts overdoses.
charge man with homicide in cold case
- Wisconsin prosecutors have accused a Michigan man of
killing another man with his car in 2008.
A Bucks arena: Why not in Waukesha
- It’s not uncommon to see the homes of professional sports
teams located outside the cities they are named for - for
example, the Dallas Cowboys of Arlington, Texas, the Detroit
Pistons in Auburn Hills, Mich., and the Los Angeles Angels
will ask students to fill out sex assault survey
— University of Wisconsin-Madison officials plan to ask
students to fill out a sexual assault survey this spring.
call for hearings on VA pain management
— Some Wisconsin and Minnesota lawmakers are calling for
congressional hearings after allegations of overmedication
at the VA Medical Center in Tomah.
police return stolen puppy to owner
— A Milwaukee pet owner has been reunited with his
3-month-old Chihuahua after the puppy was stolen last week.
Congress proposes moving back wolf hunt start
- The Wisconsin Conservation Congress is gauging support for
starting the state's wolf season later.
Assembly passes Supreme Court amendment
— The Wisconsin Assembly has passed a constitutional
amendment that would rework how state Supreme Court justices
pick their leader.
speaker supports more flexibility for UW System
— Assembly Speaker Robin Vos says he supports giving the
University of Wisconsin System more flexibility.
unemployment rate unchanged at 5.2 percent
— Wisconsin's unemployment rate remained at 5.2 percent in
December, unchanged from November.
lawmaker vows to bring back drunken driving bills
— A Republican lawmaker is promising to bring back a
package of bills to stiffen Wisconsin's drunken driving
by the Bell' actor pleads not guilty in bar fight
WASHINGTON — The actor who played Screech in the 1990s TV
show "Saved by the Bell" has pleaded not guilty to
charges resulting from a bar fight in southeastern
dies following fall at surburban Milwaukee shopping mall
— Milwaukee County authorities say a 21-year-old Silver
Lake man has died after falling from a balcony at a suburban
Milwaukee shopping center.
Tammy Baldwin defends actions in Tomah VA investigation
— Sen. Tammy Baldwin is responding to an accusation that
she didn't do enough to bring attention to overprescription
of opiates at the VA Medical Center in Tomah.
police investigating bank robbery
— Milwaukee police are searching for a suspect who robbed
a bank on the city's north side.
approval of Milwaukee streetcar project delayed
— The Milwaukee Common Council has voted in favor of a
$124 million streetcar project, but is delaying final
approval until next month.