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Milwaukee Fire Department battles 2-alarm fire at Family Dollar Store
MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Fire Department is at the scene of a 2-alarm fire on the city's north side.The fire was reported around 3:45 p.m. Saturday -- at the corner of Hampton Avenue and Teutonia Avenue.TODAY'S TMJ4 has a crew at the scene and will provide further updates as they become available.
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
16-year-old Armoni Chambers of Milwaukee is missing for second time in three months
She is described as 5 feet, 8 inches tall and weighing 165 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.
Homicide investigation on Milwaukee's south side
The Milwaukee Police and County Medical Examiner's Office are looking into the suspected homicide of a man late Saturday afternoon. The death was reported around 5:30 PM at an apartment complex called Oklahoma Gardens in the 3700 block of W Oklahoma Avenue. The MCMEO confirms that an adult male
A woman called police on a man who was getting into his own car in Milwaukee
The Oak Creek resident said he did struggle briefly to open the doors of the car. He has a 2016 Ford Mustang with keyless entry. But instead of asking him if there was a problem, she crossed to the other side of the street, started yelling at him and called police.
Cocaine killing more in Milwaukee than Heroin, ME's office says
"A couple years ago now we were talking about how the heroin was contaminated with fentanyl," said Sara Schreiber, Milwaukee Medical Examiner Forensic Director. "They were putting fentanyl into the heroin and people didn't realize that that was there. They were being exposed to that high potent opio
Milwaukee city leaders taking steps after rash of homicides
Last week, Acting Milwaukee County Sheriff Richard Schmidt announced people with outstanding warrants would be targeted. On Thursday, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett said authorities are beginning a focused enforcement in high-crime neighborhoods.
Police: 3 shot, injured in separate incidents in Milwaukee
The victim, a 43-year-old man, showed up at a local hospital with a non-fatal gunshot wound. Detectives are continuing to work on this incident to determine the exact location and circumstances.
Fighting for Affordable Health Care for Every Milwaukee Family
By U.S. Senator Tammy BaldwinU.S. SenatorTammy BaldwinEarlier this month, I had the opportunity to join in the Bronzeville Week celebration in Milwaukee. I spent the afternoon working my way down MLK Drive, running into old friends and making new ones along the way.It was great to see how hard Bruce
Hotel, restaurants, 600 apartments planned for 50 acres along I-43 in Mukwonago | BizTimes Media Milwaukee
The Village of Mukwonago is working with an Elkhorn-based developer on a $55 million mixed-use development that could add more than 600 apartments, a hotel, restaurants and entertainment over the next decade.
Popular Milwaukee radio personality survives lightning strike
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Bill Michaels, a popular Milwaukee radio personality, was struck by lightning on Thursday.
Milwaukee police officers find victim bleeding after call for subject with a weapon
By:CBS 58 NewsroomMILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- One person is in the hospital with serious injuries after a shooting on Milwaukee's north side.Milwaukee Police say officers were called to the area of N. Palmer Street and E. Townsend Street around 3:15 Thursday afternoon for a subject with a weapon call. Whi
Cardinals beat Brewers 5-2, pull closer in wild-card race
Flaherty (7-6) gave up three hits, walked three and struck out seven. The Brewers had only two runners reach second base against the rookie, who has allowed two earned runs in his past 19 innings pitched.
CBS 58 Investigates: Milwaukee Health Department nurse suspended after failing to properly care for lead poisoned kids
Documents obtained by CBS 58 Investigates on August 16, show Margot Manassa, the public health nurse coordinator for the city’s lead program, was suspended for five says beginning April 23, 2018. According to the documents obtained through an open records request, Manassa failed to provide appropria
I-43 closed in both directions at Good Hope Road due to flooding
The rain is expected to continue through the morning. The Weather Service has issued a flood advisory for parts of Dane, Jefferson, Dodge and Waukesha counties until 10:15 a.m.
Denied parole 7 times, Wisconsin inmate featured in 'Milwaukee 53206' documentary wins release on fairness
No one thought he'd serve it all. It was before Wisconsin adopted Truth in Sentencing, when it was expected that after serving 25% of a sentence, a deserving inmate would be paroled. After two-thirds of the time was served, the inmate had to be released.
Milwaukee man wins $1 million playing Powerball; ticket purchased at 60th and Oklahoma
Wednesday’s winning Powerball numbers were 12, 15, 28, 47 and 48 with a Powerball of 16. The Power Play number was 2.
Where are the youngest entrepreneurs? Milwaukee, Minneapolis and St. Louis all ranked in the top 10
Joseph Taylor and Chris Widmeyer foundedPenrod, a cloud consulting firm, when they were 28 and 29, respectively. Dominic Anzalone started building off-campus housing site,Rent College Padswhile in school and launched the business at 21.
Police: ‘Several’ subjects in custody after brothers shot, killed near 6th and Center
FOX6 spoke with a woman at the scene, Macshaunya Wright, who said her two brothers, Justin and Tony, died in this incident. She raced to the scene after realizing a nightmare had become reality.
Latest Milwaukee gun violence: Shooting leaves 2 dead, marks 14th homicide in 15 days
Last August, 14 homicides were reported in the city. In August 2016, there were 23 homicides — nearly double the 12 homicides seen in August 2015.