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Drunk Hit-And-Run Driver Arrested: Police

WAUKESHA, WI - An intoxicated driver was arrested Saturday night after the driver reportedly struck a vehicle, injuring a woman before driving off. Waukesha police responded to the intersection of White Rock and Perkins just before 10 p.m. on a report of the accident. According to reports, a 50-year

PATCH - 2017-09-24 21:15:03

Waukesha Co. Sheriff's Department: 1 dead after chase ends in crash

BROOKFIELD -Brookfield police are investigating a fatal crash that happened following a traffic stop early Monday morning, September 25th. It happened around midnight on eastbound Blue Mound Road between Calhoun Road and Moorland Road. The Waukesha Sheriff's Department confirms one person is dead af

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2017-09-25 10:42:25

1 dead after chase involving Waukesha County sheriff's deputies ends in crash

A driver who fled a traffic stop late Sunday led police on a chase in Waukesha County that ended in a fatal crash, authorities said Monday. The driver was pulled over about 11:45 p.m. Sunday and drove off after a deputy began questioning at the side of the car, said Jennifer Wallschlaeger, spokeswom

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2017-09-25 14:55:39

Waukesha Oktoberfest will happen inside air-conditioned tent due to heat

WAUKESHA (CBS 58) -- The 2nd annual Waukesha Oktoberfest will take place in Frame Park on Friday, September 22 and Saturday, September 23. The event is free and because of the expected heat will take place in an air-conditioned tent. "With temperatures soaring this weekend, Waukesha's Oktoberfest w

CBS 58 - 2017-09-22 18:34:00

Banned From the Waukesha Library

WAUKESHA, WI - A Waukesha man has been banned from the public library for a month after an incident Thursday. According to police reports, a man with mental health and cognitive issues took exception to his disorderly behavior. The disturbance escalated, and police were dispatched to mitigate the si

PATCH - 2017-09-22 16:21:00

Two people trapped, found dead in 2-alarm fire near Swan and Allyn

Fire near Swan and Allyn courtesy: Bob Wade, American Red Cross MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee Fire Department announced that two people have died due to their injuries in a structure fire Sunday morning, September 24th. 20 firefighters and Red Cross responded to the fire near Swan and Allyn a little after 5

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2017-09-24 12:18:11

Police: Man shot, killed after argument near 40th and Villard in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened early Monday morning, September 25th. It happened around 1:00 a.m. near 40th and Villard. Police say a man was shot after an argument. Officers are still searching for suspects. Monitor FOX6News and FOX6Now.com for updates

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2017-09-25 11:34:11

Milwaukee Police investigating homicide near 38th and Locust

A homicide investigation is underway Sunday night after a shooting occurred around 8:30 p.m. near 38th and Locust in Milwaukee's Sherman Park neighborhood. Milwaukee Police have not released many details. Milwaukee Fire Department says they responded to a shooting victim at this address. The Milwauk

CBS 58 - 2017-09-25 03:44:00

City faces police and firefighter cuts, property tax increase in upcoming budget

The City of Milwaukee would lose 33 police officer positions and 75 firefighter jobs under the 2018 budget plan, which Mayor Tom Barrett is set to introduce this week. Barrett's proposed budget, which he will present to the Common Council on Tuesday, also includes a 3.7% property tax levy increase.

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2017-09-24 11:00:04

Street Preacher Threatened With Arrest

WAUKESHA, WI - Police were called on a man preaching religion on Saturday morning in Waukesha. According to police reports, a man preaching religion Saturday at 10 a.m. in the 900 block of Barstow near the farmers market area was reportedly on private property. Reports indicate a concerned citizen a

PATCH - 2017-09-24 21:17:33

FIFA set to relax ban on war dead commemorations at games

FIFA is set to relax the rules that ban teams from commemorating non-sporting events at soccer matches in response to high-profile disputes with British associations over honoring war dead. England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales were fined by FIFA last year for displaying poppies at World Cup

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2017-09-24 21:30:31

North Korea official: President Trump on suicide mission. President Trump tweets response

The US Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.5 earthquake struck near the nuclear site Punggye-ri in North Korea. It's unclear whether a nuclear test caused the seismic activity. The US Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.5 earthquake struck near the nuclear site Punggye-ri in North Korea. It's uncl

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2017-09-24 18:08:03

3 dead, 6 injured after weekend shootings in Milwaukee

Three people are dead and six others are injured after a series of shootings in Milwaukee over the weekend. The incidents, which appear to be unrelated, all happened between Friday afternoon and Monday morning. According to police:Two men were shot on Friday at 3:35 p.m. near 40th and Locust. A 28-y

WISN - 2017-09-25 12:31:00

Chase turns deadly in Brookfield

BROOKFIELD (CBS 58) -- The Waukesha County Sheriff's Office was attempting to conduct a traffic stop shortly before midnight when the driver fled. A short chase down Bluemound Road took place, with officers from Pewaukee and Brookfield assisting. The chase ended when the suspect crashed into a build

CBS 58 - 2017-09-25 13:11:00

One dead after chase, crash in Brookfield

One person is dead after a crash that followed a police chase in Waukesha County. The crash was reported just after midnight Monday near Bluemound and Calhoun roads in Brookfield. An official with the sheriff's department told WISN 12 News a driver died after hitting a utility pole. The vehicle came

WISN - 2017-09-25 09:57:00

Car crashes into Milwaukee home near intersection of North 35th and West Locust

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) - One person is hurt after a car slams into a home in Milwaukee Sunday afternoon. It happened near the intersection of North 35th and West Locust Streets. There was also some damage to the porch. A spokesperson with the Milwaukee Fire Department says no one inside the home was h

CBS 58 - 2017-09-25 01:31:00

Delay expansion of Hamilton School District

To the editor, The expansion of the Hamilton School District should be put on hold. The district paper says that they underestimated the enrollment for this year. What is to say that the estimates of the future enrollment of school-age students is close enough to spend millions of ta payer dollars t

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2017-09-25 14:11:39

Milwaukee police: Man shot, killed near 38th and Locust

Fatal shooting at 38th and Locust, Milwaukee MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee police are investigating a fatal shooting in the neighborhood near 38th and Locust on Sunday evening, September 24th. Officers were called to the scene around 8:25 p.m. Officials say a man was shot and died on the scene. No one is in

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2017-09-25 02:50:29

More record highs could fall early this week

The unseasonably warm weather pattern continues for early this week. The record high was crushed on Friday by three degrees, and the area was in arm's reach of records over the weekend. In all, three straight days hitting 90 degrees or warmer is incredibly impressive for the end of September. Anoth

CBS 58 - 2017-09-25 08:49:00

Health care battle: GOP bill backed by Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson appears doomed

MILWAUKEE - The Republican health care bill backed by Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson appears doomed. At least five GOP senators say they will vote "no" - or have major concerns with it. Republicans have tried twice before to get a new health care bill passed - once in June and another time in July. T

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2017-09-25 03:14:51