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December 22, 2014

 
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Barfing dog, kicking 
giraffe top odd news
Republicans fighting to 
hang onto Senate - in 2016

MADISON — A dog that barfed up a wedding ring missing for five years and an angry giraffe that kicked a trespasser in its pen topped news of the odd in Wisconsin this year. Tucker and Wally, the dog and giraffe, weren't the only animals making news. There was also the heartwarming story of A.J. the hawk who was rescued in July after it collided with a vehicle north of Chippewa Falls and survived a 140-mile journey stuck in the vehicle's grille.

 

WASHINGTON — Senate majority in hand, ascendant Republicans are set to challenge President Barack Obama and the Democrats on Capitol Hill come January. But a much tougher election map two years from now could force the GOP right back into the minority.
Rodgers, Packers clinch
 playoff spot, 20-3 over Bucs
New-Look NBA: In 
Milwaukee, a new hope rises

TAMPA, Fla. — With the NFC North title still up for grabs, Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers couldn't afford a slip-up against the struggling Tampa Buccaneers. Rodgers threw for 318 yards and one touchdown and Eddie Lacy scored on a 44-yard run to pace a 20-3 victory that clinched at least a wild-card playoff berth Sunday.

MILWAUKEE — The Associated Press will periodically look at the changing landscape of the NBA during the season from varied perspectives: A player's viewpoint, from the bench, and from the business side. In this installment, the new Milwaukee Bucks ownership group provides an inside look from the front office:
Man who helped subdue 
gunman among Carnegie Heroes
Police departments on
 alert after cop killings
PITTSBURGH — The parks director of a Pennsylvania township who helped subdue a gunman charged with killing three people at a municipal meeting last year is among 19 people being honored with medals and cash from the Pittsburgh-based Carnegie Heroes Fund Commission. NEW YORK — Big-city police departments and union leaders around the country are warning the rank and file to wear bulletproof vests and avoid making inflammatory posts on social media in the days after a man ambushed two officers and shot them to death inside their patrol car.
Man accused of chasing 
police found incompetent
AP: Abused kids die 
as authorities fail to protect
MILWAUKEE — A judge has ruled a 26-year-old man is incompetent to stand trial on charges he chased two Milwaukee police officers with a butcher knife outside of a home where his father and an uncle were found stabbed to death. Alfonso Martinez Jr. was arrested Dec. 1 after officers were called to check on residents inside the home. The caller said Martinez, one of the residents, "had mental health issues." BUTTE, Montana — At least 786 children died of abuse or neglect in the U.S. in a six-year span in plain view of child protection authorities — many of them beaten, starved or left alone to drown while agencies had good reason to know they were in danger, The Associated Press has found.

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US companies eager to embrace Cuba face hurdles
WASHINGTON — Cargill aims to sell more corn and soybeans. MasterCard covets another site for Americans to swipe credit cards. Marriott sees beachfront property that needs hotels.

TODAY IN SPORTS
Skiers have reservations over airbag safety system
VAL GARDENA, Italy — Some skiers are concerned they will turn into the puffy "Michelin Man" when they are not supposed to. Others are afraid they will lose precious hundredths of a second due to slightly more wind resistance. And still more believe that their movements will be restricted.

EVENT


Jim WitterJim Witter - Christmas Memories
The magic of the season comes alive! Known for his tribute to the songs of Billy Joel and Elton John, “The Piano Men” singer/pianist Jim Witter and his band take you on a nostalgic musical journey to Christmases past. Celebrate with a heart-warming array of festive favorites such as Winter Wonderland and Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree, enhanced by holiday-themed projections.

SLIDESHOWS



Gunslinger Wrestling Invitational 12-06-14
Posted 12-08-14


West Bend East Gymnastics Invitational 12-06-14
Posted 12-08-14


Kettle Moraine/Mukwonago/
Oconomowoc Co-op vs. Bay Port 12-06-14 Posted 12-08-14


VIDEOS



STEM Academy Game
Posted 12-03-2014


Waukesha Christmas Parade
Posted 11-24-2014


West Bend School Superintendent Ted Neitzke discussing morning incident at the High School
Posted 11-20-2014


Organist Marlene Wondergem performing Psalm XiX by Benedetto Marcello
Posted 11-14-14

Wally Ritterbusch of West Bend on his memories of the Normandy invasion
Posted 11-05-14

 

Love>Hate Project in Hartford
Posted 10-29-14



 
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4 children hurt in Milwaukee house fire
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police say four children are in critical condition after a house fire. The fire broke out on the home's first floor shortly after 5 p.m. Saturday. 

Scientists from UW-Madison win 'Amazing Race'
MADISON — A team of "Sweet Scientists" from the University of Wisconsin-Madison has become the latest winner of "The Amazing Race."

Humane Society blames lead bullets for bald eagle death
MILWAUKEE — One bald eagle has died and another is in serious condition in Wisconsin after ingesting lead from ammunition.

Wisconsin jobs agency losing another top exec
MADISON — The fourth chief financial officer in less than four years at the Wisconsin agency charged with job creation and economic development is leaving.

Couple sues county officials for putting down donkey
BUTTERNUT — A Wisconsin couple is suing Ashland County officials for euthanizing their mammoth donkey named Jethro.

300-year-old oak tree at UW-Madison to be felled
MADISON — The oldest tree on the University of Wisconsin's Madison campus, beloved by some of its youngest students, is coming down.

Van Hollen says foreign land ownership OK
MADISON — Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen says Wisconsin state law permits foreign ownership of land in some cases.

Wisconsin fraud hotline got 201 tips over 2 years
MADISON — A hotline for reporting waste, fraud and abuse in Wisconsin state government has received 201 tips over the past two years.

Milwaukee man pleads guilty to drug charges
MILWAUKEE — A Milwaukee man whose girlfriend went missing in 2013 has pleaded guilty to drug charges related to the case.

Milwaukee fatal shooting ruled self-defense
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police say a 42-year-old man fatally shot a man who was trying to rob him.

Authorities: Milwaukee man crushed under car
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee County authorities say a man has died after his car slipped off a jack and fell on him.

4 arrested following burglaries, chase shooting
MARINETTE — Four people were in jail Thursday in northeastern Wisconsin following a police chase, shooting and some home burglaries.

Wisconsin jury acquits man in fatal store stabbing
LA CROSSE — A jury has acquitted a man who claimed self-defense in a fatal stabbing at a Kwik Trip store in La Crosse last year.

2 Salvation Army red kettles stolen in Hayward
HAYWARD — Two Salvation Army red kettles have been stolen in Hayward in recent weeks. The Salvation Army says one of the kettles contained an estimated $400.

911 service restored after roughly 7-hour outage
MAUSTON — Emergency 911 service has been restored to multiple southern Wisconsin counties after an outage that lasted roughly seven hours.

ALCU drops gay marriage lawsuit
MADISON — Attorneys who filed a lawsuit seeking legal recognition of hundreds of same-sex marriages performed in June in Wisconsin have dropped their lawsuit after the state said the marriages would be recognized.

Director of religious school group named UW-Madison lobbyist
MADISON — The director of a group that advocates for religious and private schools was named Thursday as the new lobbyist for the University of Wisconsin-Madison at a salary 14 percent higher than his predecessor's.

 

 

 

 
 
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