Police union votes no-confidence in Chief Edward Flynn 10/31/2014 4:19 pm UTC
Nearly 100% of Milwaukee police officers who voted indicated they have no confidence in Police Chief Edward Flynn, the police union announced Friday.
Snow showers and wind chills to start your Friday 10/31/2014 11:29 am UTC
Snow showers, wind advisory, wind chills. Happy Halloween!
Ghost fans hope to rebuild mansion — haunting and all 10/31/2014 3:11 am UTC
Summerwind exists only in spirit and in the two tall chimneys that rise from a stone foundation. Its haunted reputation lives on.
Judge orders release of Schimel videos 10/31/2014 1:29 am UTC
The state Democratic Party has sought training videos by Brad Schimel under the state’s open records law.
Lethal injection date set for Scott Panetti 10/31/2014 12:51 am UTC
Scott Panetti, whose case has drawn national attention about the rights of mentally ill defendants, is scheduled to die Dec. 3.
Hans Schneider made the study of intricate math a winning equation 10/30/2014 11:36 pm UTC
Some of Hans Schneider’s work on matrix theory helped lead to the development of Google, the Internet’s most-used search engine.
Burke strikes back at detractors, Walker over Trek claims 10/30/2014 11:25 pm UTC
Two former executives at her family’s company said Mary Burke was forced out in 1993, something she again denied Thursday.
Lawmaker seeks authority for state to discipline assessors 10/30/2014 11:18 pm UTC
A Wisconsin lawmaker wants to grant regulators new authority to discipline local property assessors who run afoul of state laws.
Ticket arrives 25 days after armored vehicle came calling 10/30/2014 10:13 pm UTC
A Marathon County man who was served with a civil judgment by authorities using an armored vehicle later received a disorderly conduct ticket.
Private money paves way for Christian school in Pewaukee 10/30/2014 10:11 pm UTC
Christian Education Leadership Academy is scheduled to open in the fall of 2015, with plans to eventually serve 400 students in kindergarten through eighth grade.
Early voting ends Friday 10/30/2014 10:05 pm UTC
By midweek, more than 205,000 absentee ballots had been cast in the state.
Southwest Airlines transforms air service in Milwaukee 10/30/2014 4:18 am UTC
Five years ago this week, on Nov. 1, 2009, Southwest Airlines landed with great fanfare at Mitchell International Airport — an arrival that would become the centerpiece of a transformation in air s
GOP, Democrats battle for control of state Senate 10/30/2014 3:16 am UTC
Republicans have the likely edge to keep majority control, but Democrats are hopeful that key victories will weaken Republicans’ grip on state government.
MU poll has Walker leading Burke, with turnout still key 10/29/2014 5:25 pm UTC
Gov. Scott Walker leads challenger Mary Burke among likely voters in the latest Marquette University Law School poll.
Man convicted in Purdue shooting found dead 10/29/2014 4:23 pm UTC
Cody Cousins, convicted of killing West Bend native Andrew Boldt in a Purdue classroom, was found dead in his jail cell Tuesday.
Citations issued by DNR wardens fall under Scott Walker administration 10/29/2014 2:28 pm UTC
An analysis by the Wisconsin Wildlife Federation, a group headed by former DNR secretary George Meyer, found a drop-off in enforcement activity by the agency between 2011 and 2013.
Milwaukee agencies win national grants for anti-crime efforts 10/29/2014 1:14 pm UTC
Riverworks Center, Holton Youth and Family Center and Washington Park Partners each will receive a $15,000 grant.
Snow possible Friday, but it's the wind that will make it miserable 10/29/2014 12:05 pm UTC
MILWAUKEE COUNTYFirst snow, gusty wind could scare up shivers on Halloween
Teen birthrate in Milwaukee drops for 7th consecutive year 10/29/2014 11:46 am UTC
The 2013 drop in the city’s teen birthrate continues a trend that has seen a 56% decrease since 2006.
Lawmakers call for audit of Milwaukee child welfare bureau 10/29/2014 1:34 am UTC
Lawmakers, disturbed by a Journal Sentinel report, are calling for an audit of the Bureau of Milwaukee Child Welfare.