One of five men charged with taking part in a 2017 home invasion in which a Madison man was shot to death was sentenced Friday to serve 18 years in prison.
An Illinois man who disappeared from Madison 12 years ago after police said he struck and killed a pedestrian with his van pleaded guilty Friday to a charge of hit-and-run resulting in death.
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ASHWAUBENON (AP) — Turn out the lights. The party’s over.
MADISON — The Racine County Register of Deeds might not seem to be an office with much political conflict, but it could be the next battleground between area Republicans and Democratic Gov. Tony Evers.
MADISON (AP) — U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders returned to the friendly terrain of Wisconsin on Friday to kick off a swing through pivotal states that are part of the Democratic “blue wall” strategy for 2020.
Handing down a sentence she said probably wouldn’t make police happy, a Dane County judge sentenced a man who was shot and wounded after threatening officers with a knife to a year in prison.
Four teens who allegedly had been drinking were in a one-car crash in Columbia County Thursday night, with two of the teens taken to hospitals.
MADISON (AP) — Legislative leaders have brokered a new contract with Wisconsin’s version of C-SPAN.
KENOSHA — Gov. Tony Evers said Wednesday night that he was pleased to see “more consistency” in communication from Foxconn Technology Group regarding its development in Mount Pleasant.
With one of its three members sidelined as part of a political tussle, Wisconsin’s utility regulation board on Thursday approved the state’s first large-scale solar projects.
MADISON (AP) — The Wisconsin National Guard received 52 reports of sexual assault between 2013 and 2017, with more than half related to military service, Guard officials said during a roundtable with reporters Thursday.
Greg Kinsley of Madison says marijuana reduces gut pain and inflammation from Crohn’s disease.
MADISON (AP) — A new report shows voucher and charter schools will reduce aid to public schools by nearly $193 million.
MADISON (AP) — One of former Gov. Scott Walker’s appointees tried to return to her job Thursday after a state appellate court stayed a court ruling that her appointment and dozens of others were invalid — only to be turned away at the door.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The superintendent of a Wisconsin high school district has outlawed cheerleading awards that objectify students’ bodies and ordered mandatory staff training on discrimination and harassment.
MADISON (AP) — A second Wisconsin judge on Tuesday blocked key portions of laws that Republicans passed in a lame-duck session limiting Gov. Tony Evers and Attorney General Josh Kaul’s powers, handing Democrats another legal victory in their battle against the legislation in less than a week.
PLAIN — Honey Creek Market isn’t your typical grocery co-op.
MARINETTE (AP) — An 82-year-old Wisconsin man has been charged in a 1976 double slaying after a genealogist used DNA evidence to narrow the list of possible suspects in the cold case.
U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-Wis., and Reps. Sean Duffy, R-Wausau, and Ron Kind, D-La Crosse, have joined a new effort to to require non-dairy products to stop using terms like “milk,” ‘’yogurt” and “cheese” on their labels.
The GOP-controlled Legislature is seeking to intervene in a federal lawsuit challenging the state’s abortion laws because Republican lawmakers don’t have confidence Attorney General Josh Kaul will defend the laws adequately.
MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers wants utilities providers to go further in their emissions-cutting commitments.
Rock climbing should be accessible to everyone, say the people behind an effort to bring city-sanctioned climbing to the south side of Grandad Bluff.
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SOMERSET — A Minneapolis man was on his way to kill his parents when he encountered a Somerset motorist who became the target of his aggression until police intervened, according to a criminal complaint filed this week in St. Croix County Circuit Court.
CHIPPEWA FALLS — With the five-year wheel tax set to expire at the end of 2019, the Chippewa County Board voted Thursday to insert an additional $200,000 into the winter highway maintenance fund to shore up that account before the vehicle registration fee sunsets.
HUDSON — The long-shuttered St. Croix Meadows Greyhound Racing Park is being torn down to make way for a $200 million development that will include a baseball stadium, hotel, brewery, sports complex, research facilities, offices and condominiums.
TOWN OF ALMOND — Authorities in central Wisconsin have arrested a suspect in the fatal shooting of a man over the weekend.
President-elect Donald Trump’s vow to spend big on America’s infrastructure injects a new variable into Wisconsin’s already thorny debate on how to pay for roads, bridges and transit.
MADISON (AP) — Wisconsin’s economic development agency is checking on nearly $66 million in discrepancies in tax credits awarded and actual jobs created.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Campaign fundraising numbers show U.S. Senate hopeful Russ Feingold is outpacing Republican Sen. Ron Johnson by about $1 million.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Officials say a captive deer from a farm in Iowa County of southwestern Wisconsin has tested positive for chronic wasting disease.
MADISON — Rick Wiley, Scott Walker’s 2016 presidential campaign manager, was trashed by Walker supporters this week for disloyalty after he spoke out about the failed effort.
FOUNTAIN CITY— Randy Gotz spent every waking minute he could last summer working on a project in his garage.
34 — Size, in acres, on land immediately west of Lambeau Field.
MADISON — Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Russ Feingold has released the first advertisement of his 2016 campaign, in which he emphasizes his time spent listening to the economic concerns of Wisconsin families.
MADISON — The Republican-controlled state Assembly voted 52-46 to pass the state budget early Thursday, more than 12 hours after debate began, sending the $73 billion two-year spending plan to Gov. Scott Walker. Walker can use his powerful veto authority to edit or remove items before he sig…
ST. PAUL — An attorney for the western Wisconsin man accused of fatally stabbing a fisherman near the St. Croix River has filed a motion asking the case be dismissed.
GREEN BAY — Eight years ago, Sarah Little of Marquette, Mich., paid $40 for a tattoo on her ring finger.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee County medical examiner’s office says a 20-year-old Greenfield man has collapsed and died after finishing a half-marathon in Milwaukee.
MADISON (AP) — A judge has awarded nearly $45,000 in legal fees and damages to six protesters issued citations during demonstrations at the Wisconsin State Capitol four years ago.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — State regulators in Minnesota have approved a $9 billion transaction that combines Wisconsin Energy Corp. and Integrys Energy Group Inc., leaving Illinois as the last state needed to approve the deal.
BLACK RIVER FALLS — Gary Muir last talked to his daughter about 11:30 p.m. Saturday, when she called from her downtown Black River Falls apartment, hoping to see her two young nephews.
MENOMONIE — Attendees of a Menomonie skateboarding competition Saturday will see plenty of flips, grinds and daredevil moves.
City of La Crosse officials hope an efficiency expert can help save the South Community Library.
Republicans attack Burke’s stand on outside money
MENOMONIE — A historic church in Menomonie is receiving a face-lift to make it more accessible for people with physical handicaps.
AKRON, Iowa (AP) — A man sought as a witness to the suspicious deaths of two elderly people in northwest Iowa has been found in Wisconsin.
He had a shot at last year’s La Crosse County Amatuer.
SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — Search and rescue divers are in a river in Sheboygan, but aren’t certain there is someone in the water.