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Probe: Up to 10 students, staff harassed at Whitewater

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- An investigation into the husband of former University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Chancellor Beverly Kopper found that at least seven and maybe 10 students or staff reported being sexually harassed by her husband.


Report: Evidence shows husband of UW-Whitewater chancellor sexually harassed at least 7 women

WHITEWATER — The University of Wisconsin System released on Friday, April 19 its complete investigation into claims that Pete Hill, the husband of former UW-Whitewater Chancellor Beverly Kopper, sexually harassed students or employees at the university.


On Campus: Prairie Ridge grad Cal Aldridge gives boost to surging Wisconsin-Whitewater

Spending spring break in the South didn’t bring much sunshine to the Wisconsin-Whitewater baseball team. The Warhawks, who haven’t lost more than nine games in a season since 2016, started the year 5-5 on trips to Alabama and Florida.


Fines steepen for landmark damage in Whitewater

WHITEWATER, Wis. - The Whitewater City Council approved steeper fines for damaging properties listed as whitewater landmarks. Officials with the city said the change in price comes after vandalism was discovered at a local landmark. In the new amendment, some of the fees more than double what the pr


Green Alert issued for 30-year-old Wisconsin woman

A Green Alert has been issued for Aimee Marie McCaughey, who was last seen Monday in Eau Claire. McCaughey, 30, suffers from PTSD/depression, and it is unknown if she is taking her prescribed medication.


Three people, including two children, found dead inside Seymour, Wisconsin home

Three people were found dead in a home on Main St. in Seymour on Friday morning. Police say officers first responded Thursday night at around 11:20 p.m. to the 600 block of North Main St. in Seymour for a report of a domestic disturbance.


Violent attack caught on camera at Wisconsin high school

BERLIN, Wis. -- (WMTV) Disturbing video is making the rounds on social media showing a high school student in Green Lake County violently beating another student. Authorities are now investigating the attack that took place at Berlin High School.


Whitewater FFA fetes members, supporters

WHITEWATER —Whitewater FFA members and the volunteers who support them throughout the year were recognized during the organization’s annual banquet Wednesday. Activities began at the Whitewater High School commons with a dinner. Agri-science teacher and FFA adviser Paul Majors served as the master o


Wisconsin brothers accused of years-long sexual abuse of siblings; father blamed ‘raging hormones’

Three brothers in Milwaukee were charged with the alleged sexual assault of their younger siblings while their father, aware of the abuse, is accused of doing nothing to stop it.


Foxconn's Wisconsin Facility is a Ghost Town Where Workers Are Just 'Moving Dirt Around'

The people of Wisconsin are at their wit’s end, trying to figure out what to do about a Foxconn facility that has so far failed to create thousands of jobs. And the Democratic governor, Tony Evers, signaled this week that the deal signed by his predecessor, which provided $4 billion worth of subsidi


PolitiFact Wisconsin: Gov. Evers' promise to end Obamacare lawsuit

It was one of the bigger promises made by candidate Tony Evers: get Wisconsin out of the lawsuit to end the affordable care act better known as Obamacare. Did Governor Eves keep his promise? PolitiFact Wisconsin weighs in with the Evers-O-Meter.


3 Woodstock home invasion suspects arrested in Wisconsin

Police have arrested three additional suspects wanted in connection with a Woodstock home invasion and battery earlier this month. Woodstock police responded about 3:25 a.m. April 7 to the 1900 block of Sheila Street after a report of a home invasion. When officers arrived, however, the suspects alr


Several dogs poisoned in northern Wisconsin, authorities ask for help

MADISON (WKOW) — Authorities are looking for more information about a string of dog poisonings in northern Wisconsin. “The Wis. Department of Natural Resources, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and the U.S. Forest Service are seeking the public’s help in solving several cases involving the poisoning dea


NW Wisconsin tribal leaders accused of embezzling $1.5M from casino

TURTLE LAKE, Wis. — Federal gaming regulators are accusing St. Croix Chippewa tribal leaders of pocketing at least $1.5 million in casino funds with little or no documentation or receipts.


Truckers are learning to spot signs of human trafficking in Wisconsin

(WKOW) — Human trafficking has impacted all 72 counties across Wisconsin and although law enforcement is cracking down on it, there’s another group of people who see it happening almost everyday and have the chance to do something about.


Wisconsin State Troopers stop car going 119 MPH

WINDSOR -- It took road spikes, but eventually Wisconsin State Troopers were able to stop a car traveling at 119 MPH. According to our partners at WISC-TV , the U.S. Marshals Office reached out to the Wisconsin State Patrol that a wanted man out of Maryland was in their area at 3:05 p.m. Thursday.


Fort school board adopts compensation structure for 2019-20 fiscal year

A compensation structure for the 2019-20 fiscal year in the School District of Fort Atkinson was adopted unanimously by the board of education Thursday night. Board members took that action during their regular monthly meeting.


California 'house of horrors' parents sentenced to life in prison

The California “house of horrors” parents who abused and tortured 12 of their 13 children were sentenced to life in prison Friday with the possibility of parole after 25 years.


Probation plus jail time for Dousman woman arrested for 4th OWI after calling police to her home

DOUSMAN — A Dousman woman charged with her fourth OWI offense — taken into custody at her own home — was sentenced to serve probation and jail time. Angela Douglas, 42, on Monday, April 15 pleaded no contest to one count of operating with a prohibited blood alcohol concentration, fourth offense, alc


Suspected drunken driver stopped on I-94 near Lake Mills

LAKE MILLS — The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, Wisconsin State Patrol and Delafield Police Department combined forces Thursday evening to apprehend a suspected drunken driver near Lake Mills.