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Milwaukee Police looking for three suspects in carjacking

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) - Milwaukee Police are investigating an armed carjacking at a business. The crime happened around 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at Fred's Auto Body Repair in the 1300 block of West National Avenue. Police say three suspects, two men and a woman, approached the victims. One of the suspects

CBS 58 - 2017-09-19 17:39:00

19 arrested in Milwaukee in federal drug bust

Dense Fog Advisory issued September 19 at 11:13PM CDT expiring September 20 at 9:00AM CDT in effect for: Kenosha, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Racine, Sheboygan, Washington, Waukesha Federal agents, along with state and local law enforcement officers, arrested 19 people Tuesday morning for their alleged co

WTMJ.COM - 2017-09-20 04:52:46

Milwaukee Police: 2 suspects in custody for murder of pizza delivery driver

Clarence Taper MILWAUKEE - Two suspects are now in custody for allegedly fatally shooting a pizza delivery driver in Milwaukee last weekend. The suspects are a 25-year-old man and 17-year-old boy. They were arrested on Monday, September 18th, police say. 60-year-old Clarence Taper was apparently rob

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2017-09-20 17:14:45

Serial robber caught in Milwaukee accused of robbing nearly 30 businesses

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Charges are filed against a Milwaukee man accused of robbing about 29 businesses in the area, some of them on the same day. Police say 53-year-old Raymon Lewis robbed a Colectivo coffee, several gas stations, Walgreens and CVS stores between May and august of this year. Lewis t

CBS 58 - 2017-09-20 20:47:00

Milwaukee drug bust: 18 arrests, $1.3 million seized in nationwide trafficking operation

Eighteen men were arrested in the Milwaukee area Tuesday for their alleged involvement in a nationwide drug distribution and money laundering operation, officials said. Federal and local law enforcement officers seized about $1.3 million in cash, 31 kilos of cocaine, two pounds of heroin, 10 pounds

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2017-09-19 22:44:56

Milwaukee Rapper on the Rise Taj Raiden turns anxiety into a visceral sound

Taj Raiden was bullied growing up. She fought depression and felt like an outcast. Today, being different is a badge of honor. "When I was 13, I was in an awkward phase and kind of a weirdo," the 22-year-old Milwaukee rapper said. "Music really helped me express myself." Through the handful of inte

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2017-09-20 11:00:08

Police: Motorcyclist taken to hospital after accident near 2nd and Mineral in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee police are investigating an accident involving a motorcyclist that happened late Tuesday night, September 19th. It happened near 2nd Street and Mineral Street around 11:30 p.m. Police say the driver of the motorcycle was transported to the hospital - and is expected to survive.

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2017-09-20 13:26:55

Police seek tow truck driver involved in chase, crash, carjacking in Milwaukee

Milwaukee police Tuesday were seeking a tow truck driver who fled a traffic stop and led police on a chase that ended in a multi-vehicle crash and carjacking. According to police: The driver was towing a vehicle when an officer attempted to stop the truck shortly after 4:30 p.m. near N. Pierce and W

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2017-09-20 00:23:58

Sunday pursuit/standoff in Washington Co. ends with arrest of Milwaukee man

JACKSON (CBS 58) -- Early Sunday morning, just before 2:00, the Washington County Sheriff's Office received separate 911 calls about a white SUV "all over the road" on County Trunk NN near Church Drive in the Town of Jackson. The callers stated the vehicle was last seen northbound on 18th Avenue. We

CBS 58 - 2017-09-19 14:25:00

Milwaukee VA Medical Center hosting job fair on Friday

Milwaukee (CBS 58) -- Several nursing positions are open during the VA Job Fair that is happening on Friday. The Milwaukee Veterans Affairs Medical center has an immediate need to hire several nurse positions, medical support assistants, and universal workers at their main hospital and residential C

CBS 58 - 2017-09-19 20:44:00

Milwaukee Rep plans Stackner Cabaret renovation

The Milwaukee Repertory Theater has received two gifts totaling $1 million that will help fund a renovation and expansion of the 30-year-old Stackner Cabaret in its East Wells Street complex in downtown Milwaukee. Former board president Vince Martin, retired CEO and chairman of Jason Industries, an

BIZ TIMES - 2017-09-20 12:12:21

Coach bus crashes into Milwaukee traffic light

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) - No one was hurt after police say a bus hit a traffic light near North 26th Street and West Clybourn Street. The crash happened around 11:00 a.m. Wednesday. MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) - No one was hurt after police say a bus hit a traffic light near North 26th Street and West Clybourn

CBS 58 - 2017-09-20 19:00:00

Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele asks for $1.1 million to fight opioids, addiction

You can put numbers to the impact of the nation's opioid epidemic. But harder to measure is the pain of shattered families and trauma of children who find themselves placed in harm's way by the very people they love and count upon for protection. Wochit Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele will p

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2017-09-20 17:16:52

Zoo Brew returns to Milwaukee County Zoo October 5

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- The Zoological Society of Milwaukee is hosting its eighth annual fundraiser, Zoo Brew, on October 5. By registering for the event you will get a tasting glass, the opportunity to sample beers from nearly 30 breweries and enjoy food from area vendors. The money raised from this

CBS 58 - 2017-09-20 16:21:00

15-year-old Milwaukee boy leads police on 26 mile chase after allegedly stealing car in Fond du Lac

FOND DU LAC, Wis. (CBS 58) -- On Wednesday at 2:11 a.m., the Fond du Lac Police Department responded to a carjacking incident at Wal-Mart located at 377 N. Rolling Meadows Drive. The victim told police her car was stolen from the parking lot by a man who acted like he had a gun and demanded the keys

CBS 58 - 2017-09-20 16:13:00

Milwaukee area ranks in bottom half of metros for economic growth

The metro Milwaukee area's economy grew by less than a tenth of a percent last year as the region continued to be among the slowest growing in the state and ranked in the bottom half of all metro areas in the country. The region, which includes Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee and Washington counties, s

WISN - 2017-09-20 19:25:00

Acting Milwaukee County Sheriff Richard Schmidt will tour jail Thursday

Acting Milwaukee County Sheriff Richard Schmidt plans to tour the Milwaukee County jail on Thursday. The facility has been the subject of lawsuits and criticism after several deaths behind bars under the tenure of former Sheriff David Clarke. "I'm my own person," said Schmidt in an interview with th

CBS 58 - 2017-09-20 21:59:00

Milwaukee area employment slips in August

Southeastern Wisconsin continues to have a better employment situation than it did last year, but a number of signs point to upticks in unemployment and a slower pace of hiring. The latest local data released by the Department of Workforce Development shows total nonfarm employment in the metro area

BIZ TIMES - 2017-09-20 13:30:33

Milwaukee boy who died trying to save cousin awarded Carnegie medal for heroism

Kevin Little didn't hesitate - when he woke up and realized the house was burning, he awakened his grandmother who managed to flee the flames with four of her grandchildren. Kevin could have saved himself but instead he ran through heavy smoke and flames to a second-floor bedroom to rescue his 2-yea

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2017-09-20 18:02:01

CreativeMornings/Milwaukee - "Compassion"

CreativeMornings/Milwaukee - the monthly breakfast-lecture series for the creative community - returns September 22, 2017 at UWM SARUP Mobile Design Box (753 N 27th St, Milwaukee, WI 53208), featuring Dr. Katherine Wilson, Executive Director of the Zeidler Center for Public Discussion, speaking on t

BIZ TIMES - 2017-09-20 10:31:38