Schimel, a Republican, and Happ, a Democrat, said Thursday they've agreed to a debate sponsored by Wisconsin Public Television, Wisconsin Public Radio and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel in Madison on Oct. 24. Schimel, who serves as Waukesha County district attorney, and Happ, who serves as Jefferson County district attorney, are set to square off in the Nov. 4 election. The winner will replace incumbent Republican J.B. Van Hollen, who isn't seeking re-election.
WIBA-AM Madison, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 07:24 PM
The Wisconsin DNR is working to tranquilize a bear that has caused quite a bit of excitement in a neighborhood on Green Bay's west side. Officials are working to calm the bear.
WBAY-TV Green Bay, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 11:19 AM
A Cottage Grove man faces his sixth charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated after he was arrested following a minor car accident late Monday, according to Madison police. The incident happened just before midnight in the parking lot of Murphy's Tavern in the 3700 block of East Washington Avenue.
Channel3000, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 08:02 AM
The judge in the murder trial against Oscar Pistorius says the double-amputee athlete is guilty of culpable homicide, or negligent killing, in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Judge Thokozile Masipa said Friday that Pistorius was not guilty of murder, as prosecutors had alleged.
WKOW-TV, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 08:44 AM
Photo by Mark Ignatowski. Nancy Lopez and Angel Anguiano live near Verona Road. Added traffic from the construction makes it hard to get around the neighborhood and to places beyond the construction zone.
Fitchburg Star, Sun, Sep 14 2014 @ 07:38 AM
A 22-year-old bicyclist suffers a concussion after being struck by a vehicle Monday evening. The accident happened near the intersection of University Avenue and N. Randall Avenue.
WKOW-TV, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 01:38 PM
A judge doubled bail to $2 million Thursday for a former Wisconsin sheriff's deputy accused of killing his wife and sister-in-law after prosecutors argued he had carefully prepared for the slayings by arranging the couple's wills and leaving instructions on the care of their children. Andrew Steele is charged with first-degree intentional homicide in the deaths of his wife, Ashlee Steele, and sister-in-law, Kacee Tollefsbol.
WKBT, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 04:02 PM
A woman faces drunken driving charges after she nearly drove into a Madison police squad car early Saturday morning, according to a release. Rachel L. McCartney, 39, of Sun Prairie, was driving east in the westbound lanes of the 4300 block of East Washington Avenue just after 1 a.m., police said.
Channel3000, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 03:39 PM