Children, young adults rally for peace in Milwaukee 7/29/2016 11:46 pm UTC
The city’s 14th annual Summer of Peace rally brought Milwaukee’s youth together for a day of entertainment and positivity.
Opposition stalls hearing on military-style voucher school 7/29/2016 11:45 pm UTC
The Board of Zoning Appeals hearing over a military-style voucher school was postponed to September after a large number of critics turned out insisting they be heard.
Driver gets 10 years in crash that killed 3-year-old 7/29/2016 11:27 pm UTC
Marcus Lee was drunk and high when he picked up his girlfriend’s children in an unsafe car, failed to put them in seat belts, then crashed while talking on the phone and speeding.
Three Republicans vie to succeed Reid Ribble in House 7/29/2016 11:26 pm UTC
The GOP candidates seeking to represent northeastern Wisconsin in Congress are jockeying for the title of being most outside the Washington, D.C., establishment.
Judge strikes down Wisconsin voter ID, early voting laws 7/29/2016 10:15 pm UTC
The sweeping decision shakes up how the November election will be conducted and could quickly be appealed.
Problems found at Zablocki VA weeks before overdose death 7/29/2016 9:54 pm UTC
Investigators entered the treatment center without being stopped, noted it was unlikely staff was making regular rounds and learned two patients had alcohol in their rooms.
As Milorganite factory ages, repair costs mount 7/29/2016 8:43 pm UTC
The fertilizer plant on Jones Island is wearing out and will require a total of $66.5 million worth of equipment replacement and other rehabilitation work in 2016 and 2017.
Federal probe pushed ex-U.S. Attorney Santelle to retirement 7/29/2016 12:29 pm UTC
The newly released documents disclose that James Santelle was repeatedly warned that he was misusing his government credit card as early as September 2011.
MPD officials say no traffic stop quota exists 7/29/2016 3:06 am UTC
The issue came up after the president of the Milwaukee Police Association, Michael Crivello, wrote a letter in early May stating that MPD officials had established an “absolute quota-like mandate”
South side restaurant operators to plead guilty in tax fraud case 7/29/2016 3:03 am UTC
Three members of a Franklin family agreed Wednesday to plead guilty to conspiring to commit tax fraud through the operation of their restaurants in Milwaukee, Franklin and Greenfield.
Marketing executive Carroll known for humor, innovative ideas 7/29/2016 3:01 am UTC
Edward Carroll, 69, died last week after a hard-fought battle with pancreatic cancer. Friends and family never heard him complain.
Teenager accused of killing two with stolen SUV in hit-and-run crash 7/29/2016 3:01 am UTC
A teenager accused of driving a stolen SUV in a hit-and-run crash that killed an 8-year-old boy and a 46-year-old woman was charged Thursday in Milwaukee County Circuit Court.
Fugitive charged in double homicide 7/29/2016 3:00 am UTC
An arrest warrant was issued Thursday for a Milwaukee man charged in the fatal shootings of two men on the city’s north side.
County Board OKs route for bus rapid transit 7/29/2016 2:43 am UTC
The buses will operate between downtown Milwaukee and the Milwaukee Regional Medical Complex in Wauwatosa using sections of Wisconsin Ave. and Blue Mound Road.
Trailblazing reporter was advocate for seniors, the disabled 7/29/2016 2:39 am UTC
Fran Bauer chronicled a diverse stream of strivers in central-city neighborhoods, the uses and abuses of power at City Hall and the renaissance of Milwaukee’s downtown.
Hope Christian Schools poised to expand with $2 million gift 7/29/2016 2:38 am UTC
The gift from the Drexel Fund will help finance a planned expansion that could double the network’s enrollment to 5,800 students in the coming years.
Hillary Clinton promises to unite country 7/29/2016 2:03 am UTC
As she accepted her party’s nomination, the Democrat’s most striking goal Thursday seemed to be claiming the great, patriotic center of American politics.
Family seeks answers in Army vet's overdose death 7/28/2016 10:37 pm UTC
Cole Schuler, a 26-year-old former U.S. Army Ranger, died at the Clement J. Zablocki Veterans Affairs Center in Milwaukee, where he was being treated for an opioid addiction.
Man charged in purchase of gun used to shoot officer 7/28/2016 9:03 pm UTC
Emanuel Romp faces charges of making a false statement to a federally licensed firearms dealer and possessing a firearm while using marijuana.
Post reporter barred from Pence event, patted down by deputies 7/28/2016 1:10 pm UTC
At Mike Pence’s first public event as the Republican vice presidential candidate, a Washington Post reporter was barred from entering the venue and was patted down by Waukesha County deputies.