man gets jail for thrill killing of 15 deer
LAKE A 19-year-old Wisconsin man who authorities say
took part in the "thrill killing" of 15 deer last
year has been sentenced to six months in jail.
Mother, 92, was shot before Wisconsin fire
OF BIG FLATS Authorities say a 62-year-old man is
suspected of shooting his 92-year-old mother before setting
fire to his property in south-central Wisconsin and killing
cashing in on PGA Championship
Hospitality industry leaders say Sheboygan County's
1,800 hotel rooms were booked a year or more in advance for
next week's PGA Championship in Kohler.
County officials anticipate new developer for mine
Other developers with better qualifications than Gogebic
Taconite are interested in mining ore in the Penokee Hills,
according to Iron County officials.
Wisconsin hit hard by severe storms
Severe weather uprooted trees, blew down power lines and
dropped golf ball-sized hail in parts of Wisconsin.
injured in gunfight after family gathering turns bad
Milwaukee police are investigating a Saturday shooting
that injured four people, including an 11-year-old boy.
officer hurt while chasing man in stolen Porsche
- A Glendale police officer is recovering after being
injured while chasing a man suspected of stealing a Porsche
from an auto dealership.
Wisconsin companies misbranded supplements
- Three Wisconsin companies have agreed to stop
manufacturing dietary supplements after a federal complaint
alleged the products were misbranded, according to the U.S.
Department of Justice.
break up Wisconsin bar brawl
- Authorities have broken up a bar brawl in southern
Wisconsin that included alleged motorcycle club members and
dentist mistaken for killer of Cecil the lion
- A Wisconsin dentist is dealing with angry phone calls
because he has the same last name as the Minnesota dentist
accused of killing a protected lion in Zimbabwe.
dies in crash after killing pedestrian in Milwaukee
- Milwaukee police say a pedestrian and a driver are dead
after an early morning crash.
Polling places pose problems for disabled
- A new report has uncovered hundreds of accessibility
problems for the disabled at Wisconsin voting sites.
super PAC raised $20 million
-New federal filings show a super PAC supporting Gov. Scott
Walker's bid for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination
has raised a little more than $20 million over the first 11
weeks or so of its existence.
man arrested for shooting at street lights
RAPIDS - Police have arrested a Wisconsin Rapids man after
he allegedly fired his gun at street lights, saying he was
protecting the universe from aliens.
Industries reports 2Q loss
- Jason Industries Inc. on Friday reported a loss of $1.6
million in its second quarter.
names his chief attorney to appellate court
- Gov. Scott Walker has tapped his chief attorney to serve
as a state appeals court judge.
killed when TV topples over in Milwaukee
Authorities say a 4-year-old boy was killed when a TV
fell on him in Milwaukee.
justice defends participation in Walker case
Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David Prosser said
Thursday he didn't have to recuse himself from a ruling
that ended a secret investigation into coordination
between Republican Gov. Scott Walker's recall campaign and
Lake drowning victim found
LAKE Searchers have found the body of a 77-year-old man
in a western Racine County lake. Wind
Lake Fire Chief Rob Robins tells WITI-TV the body was found
late Thursday morning.
sets special election to fill open Assembly seat
Scott Walker has scheduled a special election in September
to fill a vacant southeastern Wisconsin state Assembly seat.