hurt when semi slams into school bus in Wisconsin
Authorities say 20 people were hurt, including four
seriously, when a semi crashed into a school bus in south
legislator calls it quits
longtime Milwaukee legislator is calling it quits. Democratic
state Rep. Leon Young announced Wednesday he won't seek
Department launches elder abuse website
The state Department of Justice has launched a new website
informing people about signs of elder abuse and listing
contact information for agencies that investigate
board approves hearing date for CWD rules
Department of Natural Resources' board has approved a public
hearing on Gov. Scott Walker's new chronic wasting disease
police to release video of Bucks guard's arrest
Milwaukee's mayor is expressing concern about police conduct
in the stun-gun arrest of Bucks guard Sterling Brown in
proposes gas pipeline near Wisconsin Foxconn site
electric utility company is asking for regulatory approval
to build a $196 million gas pipeline near the Foxconn
Technology Group manufacturing complex in southeastern
points to safety bill in wake of Texas shooting
Scott Walker is sidestepping questions about whether more
needs to be done to bolster student safety in the wake of a
deadly high school shooting in Texas.
not interested heartbeat abortion ban
Scott Walker is signaling he won't push for a measure
similar to a new Iowa law that would ban most abortions
after the sixth week of pregnancy.
found guilty of dealing drugs that led to overdose death
FARGO, N.D. A
Wisconsin man has been convicted of selling drugs that led
to overdoses in the Fargo and Moorhead, Minnesota area.
man sentenced for having sex with teen boy
Wauwatosa man who knew he was HIV-positive has been
sentenced to 15 years in prison for sexually assaulting a
Water at Wisconsin island has high plastic pollution
recent study of 35 national parks found the waters off an
island in northwestern Wisconsin had the highest
concentration of plastic pollution.
flees from police pursuit with infant
Milwaukee police pursuing a vehicle suspected of being
involved in a crime say the driver crashed and fled on foot
while holding an infant.
man gets 45 years for sex crimes in South Dakota
ABERDEEN, S.D. A Wisconsin man has been sentenced in
South Dakota to 45 years in federal prison for repeatedly
sexually abusing two pre-teen girls.
accused of assaulting child at least 100 times
retired priest is accused of repeatedly sexually assaulting
an altar boy when he served at a Fort Atkinson church
beginning in 2006.
Bay teacher faces child enticement, stalking charges
GREEN BAY A
high school music teacher in Green Bay is accused of
improper conduct involving a student.
unemployment drops to record-low 2.8 percent
Wisconsin's unemployment rate has dropped to a record-low
2.8 percent, more good economic news for Gov. Scott Walker
as he runs for re-election.
Milwaukee Caterpillar employee injured on the job dies
An employee at the Caterpillar weld shop in South
Milwaukee has died of injuries he suffered on the job last
injured when bus crashes into Marquette campus building
Three passengers and the driver were injured when a
Milwaukee County transit bus went out of control and crashed
into a building on the Marquette University campus.
man imprisoned for deadly motorcycle shop standoff
Wisconsin man has been sentenced to 100 years in prison for
his role in a standoff at a motorcycle shop that led to the
death of one of his hostages.
looks to set hearing on new CWD regulations
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials are
asking their board for permission to hold a public hearing
on Gov. Scott Walker's new chronic wasting disease
tools suspected in fire at historic Milwaukee church
Milwaukee fire official says heating tools apparently caused
a fire that destroyed a historic downtown church.
Insurance policy doesn't cover bulldog attack
appellate court says an insurance company doesn't have to
cover a bulldog attack that left a woman hospitalized.
sues police over stun gun death of mentally ill man
The family of a mentally ill man who died after
Milwaukee-area police officers used a stun gun on him has
filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the village of
causes spire collapse at historic Milwaukee church
Fire has caused a spire and part of the roof to collapse at
a historic church in downtown Milwaukee.
to tour Wisconsin Republican field offices
Vukmir is traveling to Wisconsin Republican Party field
offices around the state in the wake of winning the state
Myers got tax deduction on Illinois home
Democratic congressional candidate Cathy Myers received a
$6,000-per-year tax deduction on her Illinois home even
after she had moved to Janesville.
business faces racial discrimination lawsuit
A Milwaukee-area company will go to trial in a racial
discrimination case after a federal judge declined to
dismiss a lawsuit alleging the firm refused to hire a woman
because she was black.
police release new video of scuffle with teen
Wisconsin police department has released surveillance video
footage that shows the events leading up to a scuffle
between a white officer and a black teenager that ended with
the officer punching the boy.