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2016-07-21

Driver who died after entering road washout identified

The Bayfield County Sheriff’s Department has identified a woman who died after crashing her car into a washout on Highway 63 on Monday. According to the sheriff’s office, after passing signs at Raymond Avenue in Grand View and another about…

posted 2016/07/21 by News – Wisconsin Radio Network

No charges for teens in mine trespassing

No charges will be filed against three teenagers entered an abandoned mine in Dodge County earlier this month. UW Milwaukee owns the mine and did not want to press charges, believing the 16 and 15-year-old boys learned their lessons. There…

posted 2016/07/21 by News – Wisconsin Radio Network

Group pulls the plug on Johnson ad buy

A group affiliated with the conservative Koch brothers has pulled a more than $2 million dollar ad buy in support of U.S. Senator Ron Johnson of Wisconsin. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that the move by Freedom Partners Action Fund…

posted 2016/07/21 by News – Wisconsin Radio Network

Dangerous heat across Wisconsin

Severe heat has descended across much of Wisconsin, and that can be dangerous for vulnerable residents. Heat is the number one weather-related killer in the United States and Wisconsin far exceeding tornadoes, severe storms and floods combined. The heat index…

posted 2016/07/21 by News – Wisconsin Radio Network

Walker to RNC: ‘America deserves better’ than Clinton

Governor Scott Walker delivered an impassioned speech at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland on Wednesday night. As promised, Walker gave unequivocal support to Republican nominee Donald Trump “Donald Trump is standing with the American people. We want a leader…

posted 2016/07/21 by News – Wisconsin Radio Network

2016-07-20

Deal will bring concrete to eroded Mount Pleasant shoreline

A deal has been worked out to allow the transport of used concrete from a runway project at the Waukegan Airport to the Racine County Village of Mount Pleasant for use by residents affected by serious bluff erosion along Lake…

posted 2016/07/20 by News – Wisconsin Radio Network

Marshall’s shows called Milwaukee home

The creator of Happy Days and Laverne and Shirley has died. Garry Marshall enjoyed a long career in which he made Wisconsin the backdrop for two of the most famous comedies in television history. Marshall died Tuesday from complications of…

posted 2016/07/20 by News – Wisconsin Radio Network

Public speaks about police at Madison common council meeting

Dozens of people voiced their opinions at a Madison Common Council meeting Tuesday night, speaking out about a petition in support of the Madison Police Department. The public comments follow a petition that was filed by a group that supports…

posted 2016/07/20 by News – Wisconsin Radio Network

WisDOT warns of pavement buckling concerns

With substantially hot and humid weather conditions in the forecast once again, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation is reminding motorists of the potential for pavement buckling. Hot temperatures cause pavement to expand, and where there are expansion joints, the slabs…

posted 2016/07/20 by News – Wisconsin Radio Network

Eau Claire County approves living wage ordinance

The Eau Claire County Board has approved a living wage ordinance for contractors doing business with the county. The ordinance passed with a vote of 18 to 11. Supervisors also approved three separate amendments. The ordinance will pay contractors and…

posted 2016/07/20 by News – Wisconsin Radio Network

Marathon County administrator suspended

Marathon County Administrator Brad Karger will be suspended for 30-days for his involvement in a rally in downtown Wausau in May. Wausau police chief Jeff Hardell and Marathon County Sheriff Scott Parks objected to Karger’s participation in the Dylan Yang…

posted 2016/07/20 by News – Wisconsin Radio Network

Janesville man arrested in machete attack

U.S. Marshals have arrested a man suspected in a Janesville machete attack.  Marshals arrested 34-year-old Marcus A. Kendall of Janesville in Madison Tuesday. A 31-year-old Janesville man suffered several cuts on his arms and hands during the attack on…

posted 2016/07/20 by News – Wisconsin Radio Network

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