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Waukesha police: 6-year-old boy on bicycle struck, killed by vehicle

WAUKESHA — A 6-year-old is dead after he was hit by a pickup truck while riding his bike Saturday night, July 14.Numerous 911 phone calls reported the accidents near the intersection of Racine Avenue and Cheviot Chase around 9: 30 p.m.According to police, officials found a pickup truck that had stru


A 3-year-old boy died after a car crash in Pewaukee early Sunday morning

Authorities responded to the single-vehicle crash on Prospect Avenue and Rocky Point Road at 5:49 a.m. Sunday. The young boy was taken to Children's Hospital of Wisconsin but succumbed to his injuries, the release said. The driver, a 25-year-old man and a 24-year-old female passenger were taken to t


Authorities identify victims in fatal Dodge County crash

At 4 p.m. on Friday, July 13, the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office took reports of a head-on traffic crash on State Highway 19 near North Street in the Township of Portland.


More than 2,000 gather for Sun Prairie firefighter's funeral

SUN PRAIRIE, Wis. (AP) — Mourners gathered in Sun Prairie for the funeral of a fallen firefighter.The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reportsmore than 2,000 people, including about 700 uniformed officers, turned out Saturday to honor Capt. Cory Barr on Saturday at the Sun Prairie High School.The 34-year-


Man injured in north side shooting

A 28-year-old Milwaukee man is being treated for a serious gun-shot wound suffered early Saturday morning. According to the Milwaukee Police Department the man was shot around 3:35 AM in the area of N 30th and W Hampton Avenue. The Police are seeking a suspect as they continue to investigate th

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Missing Glendale teen found after intensive searches

"We want to thank the entire community who helped bring our daughter home, including the Glendale and Milwaukee Police Departments; community activist Tory Lowe; Safe & Sound; our family, friends and neighbors; and the many volunteers who helped make this joyful reunion possible."


Oconomowoc school employee caught in sex act in female colleague's classroom, complaint says

According to the complaint, the incident came to light July 10 after the woman set up an old cellphone to function as a motion-activated security camera in her classroom following other concerning activity, including one occasion in which someone left a drawing of male genitals on her desk.


UW-Whitewater increases fine to $100 for parking without permit

WHITEWATERPeople parking on parts of the UW-Whitewater campus without permits are facing a steeper penalty after the campus police increased the ticket fine from $25 to $100.On Friday, Charles E. Kudy Jr., speaker of the UW-Whitewater student government senate,posted a statement on Facebooksaying th


2 drivers pronounced dead at the scene after head-on collision in Dodge County, sheriff says

More HeadlinesWisconsin Traffic Fatalities MapCourtesy of Gabe Zimbric2 drivers pronounced dead at the scene after head-on collision in Dodge County, sheriff says'Everything's unknown': Sun Prairie business owners wonder what's next, when they'll get insideCopyright 2017 by Channel 3000. All rights


Family beaten in "targeted" home invasion

Police say the attackers held all five people hostage, demanding money for work done in the duplex. They beat all five people, including a child, during the evening.


'He'll evict you in a minute.' Landlord quietly becomes a force in Milwaukee rental business...and eviction court

Berrada is known as "the boulder guy," since his companies frequently put boulders on the lawns of their properties. In all, Berrada companies own 292 properties with more than 3,600 units in the city. Berrada says his organization owns 8,000 rental units nationwide.


Teen critically hurt in two-car crash

At this time, investigators say they don't know what caused the crash. However, police say neither car was coming from or going to the baseball fields.


Blue River brothers' lemonade stand raises money for Sun Prairie firefighters

BAGLEY, Wis - While on vacation at their family cabin, brothers Blake Dickman, 9, and Graham Dickman, 7, started a lemonade stand to raise money for the Sun Prairie Fire Department.


Watertown schools to gain state aid

Watertown Schools will receive $430,051 more than it did in the 2017-18 school year. The district will receive $23,722,373 in general aid. It's just less than a two percent increase over last year's general aid.


MISSING TEEN: Police Searching for 13-Year-Old Jada Robinson Martin of Oshkosh

OSHKOSH, Wis. (WFRV) - Late this morning, the Oshkosh Police Department was notified of a missing girl.


4 youths chased down alley by people who pointed a gun at them from a car in West Allis

The West Allis boys, at least some of whom were teenagers, told police the people in the car yelled what they described as gang statements at them, pointed a rifle at them from the rear window, then chased them on foot through the alley.


Overturned truck, tar spill closes Highway 12 near Whitewater

WHITEWATER, Wis. - Highway 12 is closed in both directions after a truck overturned and spilled fresh tar over the road, according to a Facebook post.


Verizon Wireless contractor working in area before massive Sun Prairie explosion

Verizon Wireless said Thursday that a contractor was working on a fiber project in Sun Prairie before a massive natural gas explosion rocked the city's downtown Tuesday.Verizon said in a statement that Kansas-based Bear Comunications was contracted to do fiber work in the Madison area, including Sun


Police promotion ceremony on Watertown TV

The promotion ceremony will air next week on the following dates and times: Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. and 9 p.m.; Thursday at 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday, July 21, at 10:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.


Saturday funeral planned for firefighter killed in Sun Prairie explosion

Cory Barr, a captain with the volunteer fire department in Sun Prairie, died after a contractor hit a gas line under the streets of downtown Sun Prairie, prompting a massive explosion that injured 11 others and destroyed a number of buildings — including Barr's own tavern.