set for McFarland police officer killed in crash
— Services will be held in Janesville Tuesday for
McFarland police officer Ryan Copeland, who was
killed in a crash while on duty.
Semi probable cause of crash that killed brothers
Minn. — The Minnesota State Patrol says a
semitrailer truck was the probable cause of a June
rollover that killed two teenage brothers from
Moorhead last June.
man gets 40 years in prison in boy's death
— A 28-year-old Racine man has been sentenced to
40 years in prison for the 2013 death of a
3-year-old boy in Mount Pleasant.
Walker aide Cullen Werwie leaving administration
— One of the last members of Gov. Scott Walker's
administration who has been with him since first
taking office in 2011 is leaving for the private
lawmakers propose bill shrinking natural resource
— Republican lawmakers began circulating a bill
Monday that would ease the regulatory path for
development on bodies of water, saying the changes
would streamline state regulations and boost the
signs bill returning excess Lambeau taxes
— Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill into law
that will return $17 million in excess Lambeau Field
taxes to Brown County taxpayers and local
gun-deer season on pace to exceed last year's kill
— Preliminary information shared by the Wisconsin
Department of Natural Resources indicates hunters
killed more deer during this year's gun-deer season
compared to last year.
Woman drives car into river after medical issue
— A 24-year-old woman is recovering after the
vehicle she was driving went into the Fox River in
investigate death of person in Decorah Lake
- Authorities are investigating the death of a
person who was found unresponsive in Decorah Lake
say Wisconsin driver crashes not once but twice
HALLIE - Police say a Wisconsin driver had a
difficult night when he crashed his car not once but
school nixes reading of book about transgender kid
HOREB - A southern Wisconsin elementary school
cancelled a planned reading of a children's book
about a transgender girl after a group threatened to
in Milwaukee, Madison breaks Thanksgiving Day
- The National Weather Service says Milwaukee and
Madison's wet weather have set records for
Thanksgiving Day rain.
public lands board hires new secretary
- The Board of Commissioners of Public Lands has
chosen an official from Gov. Scott Walker's
administration as its new executive secretary.
funds aims to boost migrating monarch butterflies
Ind. - Federal officials want landowners in Indiana
and nine other states to grow milkweed to boost the
population of monarch butterflies.
hunter gets 2 deer in 1 shot on 1st hunt
BAY - A young hunter from the Green Bay area will
have a hard time topping his first hunting
experience - after he managed to get two deer in one
sentenced for pimping teens as part of business plan
- A 38-year-old man told a federal judge that he had
dreams and a formal business plan when he got out of
state prison - and he only started sex trafficking
his girlfriend and three 17-year-old girls so he
could raise money for his business ventures.
governor fails to bag deer
- It looks like Gov. Scott Walker's gun deer hunt is a bust,
at least so far.
Wisconsin could see flooding over Thanksgiving
- Forecasters say a snowstorm that hammered south-central
Wisconsin over the weekend might cause flooding over the