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Flight For Life transports motorists after crash
HUSTISFORD -- A 21-year-old man from the Hustisford area was flown to Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee following a one-vehicle crash late Sunday.Dodge County dispatch received a call at 9:18 p.m. Sunday of a one-car crash on Oaklawn Road near Maple Drive in the town of Hustisford.The initial investig
Man dead after shooting at south side apartment complex
SOURCE: WISNA 21-year-old man died Saturday after being shot in the city's southwest side Jackson Park neighborhood, police said.One person was taken into custody after the 5:30 p.m. shooting at the Oklahoma Gardens apartments on the 3700 block of West Oklahoma Avenue, just east of West Forest Home
Milwaukee men charged in theft of thousands of dollars worth of cigarettes from Menomonee Falls Speedway
If convicted, they could face up to 3½ years in prison and $10,000 in fines. The two are accused of stealing $5,161.52 worth in Newport cigarettes on Jan. 8, 2017.
Man air lifted to hospital after crash, alcohol believed to be factor
According to the Dodge County Sheriffs Office, the car was traveling east on Oaklawn Road near Maple Drive in the town of Hustisford when he failed to turn on a curve. He then left the roadway, struck a field drive and vaulted before coming to a stop in the field.
Rainstorms cause flash floods across Jefferson County
Buy NowNadia Leuzinger, 3, Watertown perches on an inflatable raft as she crosses her flooded street at the intersection of Ninth and Dodge streets in Watertown late Friday morning.
Briggs & Stratton to add distribution center in Auburn, create 20 jobs
TheMilwaukee-basedBriggs & Stratton Corporationannounced Friday its decision to consolidate a number of its smaller existing warehouses throughout the U.S. into two large warehouses in Germantown, Wis. and Auburn, Ala.. Both facilities are expected to be operational in spring 2019.
Flood watch expanded to cover 15 counties in southern Wisconsin; 4 inches of rain could fall in some places
The counties included in the watch are Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington, Ozaukee, Jefferson, Fond Du Lac, Sheboygan, Dodge, Dane, Sauk, Columbia, Iowa, Lafayette, Green and Rock.
Menomonee Falls man killed in crash involving semi; 8th traffic fatality in Washington County
Investigators say the car, driven by a 37-year-old Menomonee Falls man, crossed over the center median and drove into southbound traffic on I-41. The car struck the driver’s side of the semi and continued under the semi’s trailer — where it struck the tandem axle, causing the axle to become dislodge
Waukesha Police searching for man seen leaving the area of a suspicious fire
By:Stephanie StaudingerWAUKESHA, Wis. (CBS 58) -- The Waukesha Police Department is asking the public for help in identifying a man last seen leaving the area of a suspicious fire.It happened on August 19.Police say nearby surveillance videos were able to capture the suspect leaving the scene.Anyone
Menomonee Falls man killed after crossing median into oncoming traffic on I-41
After crossing over the center median onto southbound traffic on I-41 and ending up under a semitruck, a 37-year-old Menomonee Falls man has died after sustaining fatal injuries, according to a news release from the Washington County Sheriff's Office.
Flash flood watch issued in eight counties in central and southeastern Wisconsin
The National Weather Serviceissued a flash flood watch Sundayfor Fond du Lac, Sheboygan, Dodge, Washington, Ozaukee, Jefferson, Waukesha and Milwaukee counties. The watch takes effect from Monday afternoon to Tuesday morning.
Man cited after writing in ice cream on McDonald's window in Mequon
MEQUON - A 79-year-old Milwaukee man was cited for disorderly conduct after a bizarre incident at McDonald's, 11250 N. Port Washington Road, at 3:42 p.m. Aug. 16.
Lisbon has chosen its new administrator, and could hire a new clerk soon, too
After more than 45 minutes in a closed session Aug. 16 to discuss the position, the town board emerged with a decision, but not a signed contract.
Waukesha Dairy Queen to host benefit for family of boy who died after being struck by pickup truck
It happened near Racine and Cheviot Chase. Police said the driver of the pickup truck that struck Logan Smith, who was on his bicycle, stayed at the scene to speak with investigators.
Wisconsin school district considers ticketing students for cellphones
Now, under a proposal up for discussion by village officials Monday, the district might soon add whipping out a cellphone in class.
Convicted sex offender to be released in Hartland, he’ll live on Merton Avenue
HARTLAND — The Hartland Police Department is notifying neighbors of the release of a registered sex offender — set for Tuesday, Aug. 21. Fortunato Carrion will be residing a 447 Merton Avenue, Apt #2.
Photos: Sixth annual Wilson Center Guitar Festival in Brookfield
Garrett Waite of Delafield warms up for the Jazz competition during the sixth annual Wilson Center Guitar Festival in Brookfield on Friday, August 17, 2018. The free three-day festival, billed as a celebration of all things guitar, featured fifty-five semi-finalists from 42 cities around the world.
‘Help find a cure:’ Walk raises money to fight scleroderma, a potentially deadly autoimmune disease of the skin
"We're out here today because of a dear friend who lost her life to scleroderma," said Michele Fuchs, organizer ofStepping Out to Cure Scleroderma.
Opioid treatment center opens in Dodge County
JUNEAU — A treatment center for Dodge County Human Services and Health and Fond du Lac County’s Department of Community Programs on Monday began offering help to people suffering from opioid use.“It’s a great opportunity for the community,” said program director Adayta Axelson, from Justice Point, t
Firefighters attacked by bees fighting fire in Bayside Friday night
BAYSIDE, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Friday night just before 10 p.m. Bayside Police responded to a home on Lake Drive after a homeowner heard noise coming from a back bedroom. After squads were dispatched, the homeowner checked out the noise and discovered it to be a large fire in the bedroom.