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MUKWONAGO — Although public comments aren’t typical at Committee of the Whole meetings in the village, about eight people came to the meeting Wednesday to hear committee members’ votes with nervous expectations since a drafted chickens ordinance failed to pass at the previous committee meeti… Read more

A former Catholic brother has been extradited from his home state of Wisconsin to Mississippi, where he faces sexual battery charges in a case involving two impoverished Black boys who say they were pressured as men into accepting paltry payouts to settle their abuse claims. Read more

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VILLAGE OF WAUKESHA — An 83-year-old man was taken to the hospital after he was struck by a vehicle operated by a 39-year-old suspect who is now in custody, according to the Waukesha County Sheriff's Department press release. Read more

WAUKESHA — Waukesha County announced Tuesday a four-pronged approach for its “Stay Safe to Stay Open” COVID-19 strategy to help schools stay open in the fall. The county has focused on enhancing capabilities to control the COVID19 pandemic in the following strategic areas: contact tracing; t… Read more

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MADISON — State Sen. Chris Kapenga, R-Delafield, has introduced legislation that would limit people’s ability to bring COVID-19 related lawsuits against schools and businesses.Dubbed the COVID-19 “Safe Harbor” Liability Reform Legislation, the measure would give a “safe harbor” liability exe… Read more

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OCONOMOWOC - The Committee of the Whole will meet next week to discuss how the citizen group will finalize its plan to gather donations from the community to fund the 517 N. Lake Road land purchase, Mayor Bob Magnus said. Read more

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WAUKESHA - There’s a joke about watching movies in reverse that says “The Godfather” is a movie about a family that loses all their money and power until they have to move back to Italy. And “Jaws” is a film about a shark that keeps throwing up people until they have to open the beach. Read more