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The Latest: Wisconsin workplace shooter dead, shot by police
MIDDLETON, Wis. (AP) - The Latest on report of active shooter at a commercial building in a suburb of Madison, Wisconsin (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Officials say the suspect in a Wisconsin workplace shooting has died after being shot by police. Middleton Police Chief Chuck Foulke says there are no
‘He needs to have an awakening.’ Man gets prison for crash that killed coworker, friend
ELKHORNThere are two major reasons Taran Q. Raczka is still alive today, his lawyer reasoned.The first: His daughter was born just months after he crashed a car in 2014 and killed his passenger, coworker and friend, Jeffrey Bonsall.
Gunman killed, at least three injured in Wisconsin office shooting
Lance Muzzillo, an employee at Sentry Insurance on the fourth floor of the same building, said the shooting took place on the first floor and his office was locked down for about 45 minutes before police escorted employees out of the building. They were then transported to a nearby hotel to be reuni
Slender woman 'slips out of handcuffs and escapes jail to have sex with trucker'
Amber Gonzalez, 30, can be seen escaping the shackles at Waukesha Police Station in Waukesha, Wi., last week after being arrested for theft from a hotel.
Federal court rules Wisconsin must provide health insurance coverage for transgender state employees - Metro Weekly
The American Civil Liberties Union, ACLU of Wisconsin, and volunteer attorneys from the law firm Hawks Quindelsued the state of Wisconsinon behalf of two employees at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, who complained after they were denied coverage for transition-related surgical costs, even thoug
Suspect in shooting wants case dismissed
A Nov. 16 motion hearing has been set before Judge Barbara McCrory to rule on a dismissal motion filed by defense attorney Stephen Govin on behalf of Michael Etil Joseph, 30, who is charged with the Aug. 31, 2016, shooting death of Tony Payne outside the Turtle Tap on Grand Avenue.
Kenosha couple busted for selling fake Packers tickets
Mitchell Keith Hazzard, 39 and April Antoinette Johnson, 24 of Kenosha face several charges of fraud and forgery.
Wisconsin Football: Best sports gambling bets against Iowa
Last weekend’s game didn’t go as planned at all for Wisconsin football, or for my picks. I still managed a 1-1 weekend by taking the over but missed on Wisconsin covering. Wisconsin is now 0-3 against the spread, and I am 0-3 because I’ve picked Wisconsin to cover all three weeks.
State senator calls on UW-Whitewater Chancellor to resign as system opens new investigation into her husband’s conduct
UW-Whitewater Chancellor Beverly Kopper and her husband, Alan “Pete” Hill, are shown in a 2015 photo from the university’s Facebook page. Hill was later banned from the school’s campuses.
Winner to be drawn Tuesday for $7M McHenry VFW Queen of Hearts jackpot
One way or another, someone will be the winner of the McHenry Queen of Hearts drawing Tuesday night.McHENRY, Ill. (WLS) --One way or another, someone will be the winner of the McHenry Queen of Hearts drawing Tuesday night.There have been many weeks where no one drew the winning card. So Tuesday, the
Woman held up by man she was watching TV with
There, they learned from a 23-year-old woman that she had been watching TV with a 32-year-old black male, 6'3", 230 lbs, suspect who suddenly pulled a gun on her and held her up. The suspect then attempted to steal her TV, but gave up and left without it.
New Berlin Police investigating report of sparking wire, explosion on Coffee Road
The New Berlin Police Department requested the assistance of WE Energies, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Milwaukee County Bomb Squad and the Federal Bureau of Investigation to investigate the cause of this incident.
Northbound I39/90 closed north of Janesville for a crash
JANESVILLE (WKOW) — Both lanes of northbound I 39/90 are closed at mile marker 139 north of Janesville following a crash.Troopers are on scene, and emergency crews have responded to one person with an injury.The crash happened about 4:20 p.m. Tuesday.
Janesville prostitution sting leads to cocaine bust
JANESVILLEA Janesville police officer looking for online advertising of prostitution Saturday led officers to a cocaine bust.The officer, assigned to the department's Street Crimes Unit, was looking at ads posted for the Janesville area and found one with sexually explicit pictures, according to a c
ATV driver dies week after Lafayette County crash, officials say
A Janesville man who was seriously injured Sept. 9 when he crashed his all-terrain vehicle has died from injuries sustained in the crash.Cory Williams, 41, died Saturday, the Lafayette County Sheriff's Office said. Williams had been taken by Med Flight to UW Hospital in Madison after the crash.
Hospital's new baby center designed for moms — by moms
ELKHORN —Two times a day, on average, a new life begins at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center.To make each such moment memorable and comfortable for families, Aurora Health Care has completed $9 million in improvements to its birthing center at the Elkhorn hospital.With guidance from actual mothers, Aur
Wisconsin Weather: Area Braces For Thunderstorms
The National Weather Service says that periods of showers and thunderstorms will affect southern Wisconsin through Thursday night. Widespread showers and storms, possibly producing flooding rainfall, will be Wednesday night into Thursday.
Couple charged in fatal Wisconsin crash
OCONTO, Wis. (AP) — Prosecutors say a woman and man were drunk and fighting in their pickup truck when they caused a fatal crash in northeastern Wisconsin.Twenty-six-year-old Kelly Crispin, of St. Paul, Minnesota, and 31-year-old Eric Soloman, of Plymouth, Wyoming, are both charged in Oconto County
Drunk Driver Drives Into Traffic, Blows 2 Times Legal Limit: Cops
RIVERSIDE, IL — A Cicero man was arrested for drunk driving after weaving across lanes and driving into oncoming traffic, police said. An officer on patrol at 1:42 a.m. Sunday saw a car weaving all over on Longcommon Road, and the car then drove into oncoming traffic and bounced off curbs.
Whitewater council member: UW-Whitewater chancellor should resign after her husband’s sexual harassment
Vander Pas, who represents District 5 in Whitewater, said she sat near Kopper at a Saturday football game. She wrote she knew she had more she needed to say.