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Brothers charged after allegedly beating up man for being from Chicago

WAUKESHA, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Two brothers are facing charges after Waukesha Police say they beat up a man for being from Chicago. The victim and two others were at a home with Jose and Francisco Aguilera. At some point, the brothers learned the victim was from Chicago and witnesses say they assaulted

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A winter storm watch has been issued

The NWS has issued a winter storm watch for Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee, Racine, Walworth, and Kenosha counties for Friday night until Saturday afternoon. A winter weather advisory has been issued for Jefferson and Washington counties for Friday night until Saturday afternoon. At some point Sheboyg

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$5.9 million Megabucks ticket sold in eastern Wisconsin

SHEBOYGAN (WKOW)– A Megabucks player is $5.9 million richer after a drawing Wednesday. Wisconsin Lottery officials said the winning ticket was sold at a Kwik Trip in Sheboygan, with the lucky numbers 1, 5, 28, 29, 37 and 44.


Master Z’s planning new store at former Laacke & Joys site on Bluemound

Patio and rec room retailer Master Z’s plans to open a second location in March at the former Laacke & Joys LLC store site on Bluemound Road in the Town of Brookfield. Master Z’s, which operates its store and headquarters in Waukesha at 1005 Spring City Drive, announced via email today that its new


Waukesha County Says Family's 'Dangerous' Dog Needs To Go

WAUKESHA, WI -- A Waukesha family is trying to save their 120-pound Great Dane from being euthanized or kicked out of Waukesha County under orders from the county after officials declared their family pet as a "prohibited dangerous animal" under local rules.


Heavy snow expected by tonight

A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for the metro starting at 6 pm this evening until noon Saturday. It includes Milwaukee, Waukesha, Walworth, Racine, and Kenosha Counties. Snowfall totals in these areas could range between 4”-7”. Also, a Winter Weather Advisory has been posted for Jefferson, Washi

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Waukesha Man Arrested In 'Positive Singles' Beating

WAUKESHA, WI -- A 25-year-old Waukesha man has been arrested and charged after police say he beat and kicked an unconscious victim who tried dating his relative through the online dating service Positive Singles.


Wisconsin Governor Evers Says He Will Take First Step To Legalize Pot

Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers says he will likely include a first step in his budget proposal to legalizing marijuana, according to WDIO. The first step according to Evers is to get medical marijuana legal in the state. Further discussions about eventually fully legalizing it to recreational use wou


Registration Opens For 'Before the Bump'

WAUKESHA, WI -- The organizers of a new women's health program that begins this month have opened registration. Before the Bump: Your Journey to a Healthy Pregnancy will take place at The Ingleside Hotel in Pewaukee, WI on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019.


Police: 3 arrested after theft at Menomonee Falls Target

MENOMONEE FALLS — The Menomonee Falls Police Department arrested three people believed to be involved with a retail theft that occurred at Target on Jan. 16. Three suspects arrived at the Target in the same vehicle around 4:30 p.m. — and entered the store separately. Police say two of the suspects u


A woman had a stroke next to one of Wisconsin's best hospitals. But her ambulance was turned away - and she died

MILWAUKEE – As she got ready to work the breakfast shift at the Medical College of Wisconsin cafeteria, Tiffany Tate didn’t feel well. Tate, 37, was a fixture on the cafeteria’s “hot line,” where she worked behind a steaming grill. She knew the names of many workers and their kids, always sharing sm


Watch Suspect Steal Gun From Waukesha Man's Truck: Report

WAUKESHA, WI -- Police in Waukesha say they've arrested the person responsible for breaking into a Waukesha man's truck and stole a firearm inside the cabin. According to a Waukesha resident who wishes to remain anonymous, a suspect was captured on surveillance footage, entered his truck on Saturday


Sonic boom shakes parts of southern Wisconsin

PORTAGE (WKOW) — Residents in Columbia County were shaken Thursday afternoon by a sonic boom that police say was caused by military flights. Residents in and around the Portage reported hearing and feeling a powerful boom about 1:40 p.m. Thursday that many thought was some type of explosion, accordi


T-Pain performing at Carthage College in February

WAUKESHA, Wis. (CBS 58) -- T-Pain is coming to Wisconsin to perform. The rap artist will perform with DJ O, the official DJ of the Milwaukee Bucks on February 15 at Carthage College's N.E. Tarble Athletic Center and Recreation Center.

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Police: 30-year-man shot, wounded while sitting in vehicle near 54th and Keefe

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating a shooting that happened Wednesday night, Jan. 16. It happened around 8 p.m. near 54th and Keefe. Police say the victim, a 30-year-old man, was seated in his vehicle when another vehicle pulled alongside him and fired multiple gunshots.


Shooting involving 2 students near West Allis high school leads to ‘classroom hold’

WEST ALLIS -- West Allis police are investigating a shooting involving two students that attend James E. Dottke High School. The incident happened approximately three blocks from the school on Thursday morning, Jan. 17. FOX6 News has learned a suspect has been taken into custody.


Support for marijuana legalization grows in Wisconsin

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Governor Tony Evers has expressed he will take the first step to legalizing medical marijuana in his state budget proposal. This comes following November referendums where Dane and Rock County voters expressed overwhelming support for the legalization and regulation of marijua


Fired employee assaults 2 co-workers while being escorted from job, police say

BROOKFIELD, Wis. - A woman who was fired from her job assaulted two colleagues as she was being escorted from work, police said. Investigators said Tarnisha Perkins, 29, was being walked out of Precision Cable after being fired for poor attendance in July when she separated herself and hit another e


5 years in prison for woman convicted of setting fire to Greenfield apartment after ‘a breakup’

GREENFIELD — A woman convicted of setting fire to her ex-boyfriend’s apartment building the day before Valentine’s Day in 2017 has been sentenced to prison. It happened at an apartment complex near 100th and Oklahoma around 6:30 a.m. on Feb. 13, 2017. Five people had to be rescued from balconies, an


Franklin man accused in burn pit deaths has lengthy criminal past

EAST TROY, Wis. (WITI)--- Investigators are still working to identify two burned bodies discovered in an East Troy pit. A Franklin man is behind bars facing homicide charges in connection to the case.