regents set to OK 10-year Under Armour contract
University of Wisconsin System regents are set to consider a
contract that would make Under Armour the exclusive athletic
uniform and equipment supplier for UW-Madison for the next
high school to name gender-neutral homecoming court
Madison high school is switching to a gender-neutral
homecoming court in an effort to make transgender and gender
nonconforming students feel more comfortable.
to host Democratic presidential debate
Wisconsin will host a Democratic presidential primary debate
on Feb. 11. The
Democratic National Committee announced the date on
man struck and killed by Metra commuter train
Authorities say a man died when he was struck by a Metra
commuter train in Kenosha.
DOT announces additional road project delays
Wisconsin Department of Transportation has announced
additional road project delays caused by a lack of funding.
named as first Wisconsin solicitor general
West Virginia attorney has been hired to be Wisconsin's
first solicitor general.
comes to rescue of teen with stuck gas pedal
GREEN BAY A
police dispatcher is credited with helping a frantic teen
driver who was speeding down a Green Bay street with a stuck
assistant principal suing school district
former assistant principal at La Follette High School is
suing the Madison School District over her demotion to a job
in the district office.
killed, 3 injured following law enforcement pursuit
Sheriff's officials say two teenagers have died and three
other juveniles have been injured in a crash following a law
enforcement pursuit in Jefferson County.
Supreme Court lets Ho-Chunk video poker decision stand
court decision to let the Ho-Chunk Nation offer video poker
at its Madison casino will stand after the U.S. Supreme
Court declined to hear the case.
bar owners settle lawsuit against Racine
former Racine tavern owners have settled a discrimination
lawsuit against the city for more than $1 million.
said to be armed, dangerous still on the run
Sheriff's deputies searched by air and on the ground in
Kenosha County for a suspect considered armed and dangerous
who has eluded authorities for days.
accused of filming women in bathroom on Waukesha campus
22-year-old man is accused of recording women as they used
the bathroom at the University of Wisconsin-Waukesha.
school bus driver arrested for suspected OWI
OF WATERFORD A school bus
driver in southeastern Wisconsin
has been arrested on suspicion
of OWI after driving the bus
into a cornfield.
board ends holiday deer hunt in southern counties
MADISON Deer hunters won't be
allowed to hit southern Wisconsin's woods during Christmas week
this year. The Department of Natural Resources
has held a so-called holiday hunt in southern counties since 2002.
says Caterpillar must grant union investigator access
SOUTH MILWAUKEE An
appeals court says Caterpillar must allow a union
investigator access to its South Milwaukee plant to look
into a fatal accident four years ago.
Senate committee holds hearing on state workers
Wisconsin state Senate committee is holding a public hearing
on a Republican bill that overhauls the state's 110-year-old
civil service system affecting about 30,000 state employees.
plans 33-story apartment tower in Milwaukee
Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co. plans to build a
33-story apartment tower next to its downtown Milwaukee