priest in Wisconsin is married with 8 children
Food has a way of bringing people together in
nourishment, in service and in just plain 'ole good
company. The fish fry at Holy Family Catholic Church in
Whitefish Bay is one of the best around, according to
those who have devoured the golden, fried cod.
school district changes staff social media policy
Employees of a school district in southern Wisconsin
will no longer be allowed to use their personal social
media accounts to engage students.
Fatal officer-involved shooting in Eau Claire
Eau Claire police say an officer has fatally shot a
59-year-old man after he fired a shotgun at authorities.
Work begins on film about Wisconsin lumber industry
EAU CLAIRE - Work has begun on a historical fiction film about the lumber industry in western Wisconsin.
Wisconsin county divided over waterfront development plan
STURGEON BAY - An eastern Wisconsin community remains divided on what to do with a key piece of waterfront land.
Wisconsin Senate leader wants bipartisan Foxconn deal
MADISON - The Republican leader of the Wisconsin state Senate is reiterating that he wants bipartisan support for any incentives that may be extended to Taiwan iPhone manufacturer
Flooding, storm damage close state park trails
MADISON - This week's storms have flooded several state park and trail properties in west central, southwest and south central Wisconsin.
3 prison staff hurt in attack by inmate
OSHKOSH - Corrections officials say three security employees are recovering following an attack by an inmate at the state prison in Oshkosh.
Walker declares state of emergency in 17 counties
MADISON - Gov. Scott Walker has declared a state of emergency in 17 western Wisconsin counties following torrential rains and flooding.
Agency's reluctance on records worries openness advocates
MADISON - The Wisconsin Department of Health Services is wrong to keep secret the names of some people who publicly commented about Gov. Scott Walker's proposal to drug-test Medicaid applicants, open records advocates and a former head attorney for the agency say.
Milwaukee sheriff says he's not running for US Senate
MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke says he's not running for U.S. Senate next year and called a political action committee set up by some of his conservative loyalists a "scam."
Wisconsin police can test substances at state crime lab
MADISON - Wisconsin police officers now are able to test unidentified powders at the state crime lab after concerns were raised about exposure to a lethal drug called
agriculture secretary to retire next month
The head of the state Department of Agriculture, Trade
and Consumer Protection will step down next month after
seven years on the job.
doctor fired over alleged misconduct loses appeal
Wisconsin appeals court ruled Thursday that an allergist
who allegedly had inappropriate sexual contact with
three female patients was properly fired, a decision
that the doctor's attorney said could have broad
implications across the state.
sentenced to 20 years in death of boy who was tortured
A Milwaukee woman has been sentenced to 20 years in
prison for her role in the torture and starvation death
of a 7-year-old boy.
officials sued over hunter harassment law
group of Wisconsin residents says the state's hunter
harassment law stifles free speech and is suing state
officials in federal court.
tortoise reported missing from Wisconsin zoo
Oshkosh police say a Russian tortoise has gone missing
from the city's zoo. Authorities
say the tortoise is about 8 to 10 inches in length. It
was discovered missing Wednesday morning from the
Menominee Park Zoo. Police say it was likely removed by
someone and taken from the zoo.