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April 17, 2011
Milwaukee police investigate 4 shootings overnight
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Milwaukee police are investigating four separate shootings around the city early Sunday. Lt. Michael T. Schmitz says a 25-year-old man was shot in the head and taken to Froedert Hospital. His condition is not yet known. A 23 year-old at an intersection suffered...
April 17, 2011 - 4:57pm
September 15, 2010
35 gang members arrested in eastern Wisconsin
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Law enforcement in eastern Wisconsin has arrested 35 violent gang members. United States Marshal Kevin Carr spearheaded the effort in his eastern Wisconsin district.
September 15, 2010 - 1:01pm
August 28, 2010
Sun Prairie police seek man who made traffic stop
SUN PRAIRIE, Wis. (AP) -- Sun Prairie police are asking residents for information after a person may have impersonated a police officer and pulled over a driver this week. The Sun Prairie Police Department said a driver reported being pulled over on Highway 151 in Sun Prairie on...
August 28, 2010 - 2:24pm
August 11, 2010
Schools gearing up for comprehensive sex education
Schools around the state are peppering the Department of Public Instruction with questions about a new law regarding comprehensive sex education. The law went into effect in February, but many schools are making changes now for the upcoming school year. Under the new law, schools...
August 11, 2010 - 12:33pm
July 28, 2010
Americans with Disabilities Act changed nation over 20 years
More than 50 people gathered Monday at the Barker's Island Pavilion in Superior to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. The ADA was passed on June 26, 1990. Twenty years ago, there were few sidewalk curb cuts. After breaking his back in 1977, Jeff...
July 28, 2010 - 9:11am
July 14, 2010
Lange graduates law school
Allison M. Lange, formerly of South Range, graduated magna cum laude from the University of Minnesota Law School on May 15. She served on the...
July 14, 2010 - 7:00am
May 17, 2010
Little signs equal big headache for highway maintenance crews
One sign of spring is the start of the rummage sale season. Small hand-made or store-bought signs announcing neighborhood garage sales may be a handy way to direct bargain hunters to a sale, but if they're placed within a highway right of way, they're considered an illegal sign and...
May 17, 2010 - 9:40am
April 16, 2010
Assembly adopts 'Windchill Law'
Legislation designed to curb domestic violence by reducing abuse to animals was approved by the state assembly Thursday. Written by Rep. Nick Milroy, D-Superior, and coined "Windchill's Law," the bill was crafted with the help of local citizens involved in "The Windchill Legacy,"...
April 16, 2010 - 8:08am
October 28, 2009
Doyle signs new invasive species law
Local legislators work to prevent the spread of invasive species is now the law. Gov. Jim Doyle today signed into law invasive species legislation written by Senator Bob Jauch, D-Poplar, and Rep. Nick Milroy, D-Superior. The comprehensive legislation strengthens enforcement of...
October 28, 2009 - 4:21pm
October 21, 2009
Senate bills target drivers who text, child lifejacket use
The Wisconsin Senate passed bills focusing on texting while driving, school policies to address bullying and child life jacket use this week. ...
October 21, 2009 - 11:59am
October 11, 2009
Wis. woman arrested for 13th drunk-driving offense
BARRON, Wis. (AP) -- A St. Croix Falls woman who has been arrested 13 times for drunken driving has been sentenced to 4½ years in prison. Fifty-one-year-old Lisa K. White was arrested in June for her 11th drunken-driving offense in Wisconsin. Barron County prosecutors say she had...
October 11, 2009 - 9:38am
October 9, 2009
Bill restricting minors drinking in bars advances
MADISON (AP) -- No one under age 18 could drink in a bar even with their parents' consent under a bill headed for debate before the Wisconsin Senate. Under current law, children of any age can drink in a bar if they're with their parents and the adult gives consent and the bartender...
October 9, 2009 - 7:36am
October 7, 2009
Phillips man gets life plus 80 years for killing
PHILLIPS, Wis. (AP) -- A Phillips man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend's mother has been sentenced to life in prison plus 80 years. A judge on Wednesday said 42-year-old James Lahoud will not be eligible for parole. Lahoud pleaded guilty this spring to first-degree intentional...
October 7, 2009 - 9:29pm
July 1, 2009
Cops can now pull over unbuckled drivers
Starting today, police in Wisconsin have the authority to pull over motorists simply for not wearing their seat belts. Previously, officers could only ticket drivers for seat belt violations only if they had another reason to pull them over. This new law changes that, and that...
July 1, 2009 - 10:33am
April 23, 2008
Illegal bear killing may send Minnesota man to jail for 2 years
An illegal bear kill in northern Wisconsin could land a Minnesota man in jail for two years. Walter Palmer, 48, Eden Prairie, Minn., pleaded guilty Tuesday in U.S. District Court to making a false statement to a federal agent, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office for western Wisconsin....
April 23, 2008 - 12:00am