'Factoryless' label could change how U.S. counts manufacturing jobs 7/31/2014 5:14 am UTC
Statisticians propose applying ‘manufacturers’ to companies that design, market and distribute their products in the U.S. but have them made elsewhere.
Nakila Robinson of Milwaukee mastered the art of the spoken word 7/31/2014 4:25 am UTC
Nakila Robinson, an accomplished spoken word poet and recent graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, died suddenly last week.
Journal, Scripps deal announced 7/31/2014 12:37 am UTC
Journal Communications Inc. of Milwaukee and E.W. Scripps Co. of Cincinnati will merge their broadcast operations while spinning off their newspapers into a separate company.
With the wind in their face, Breezy pilots enjoy the ride 7/30/2014 10:45 pm UTC
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first Breezy airplane, pilots gathered at EAA AirVenture this week with 13 Breezy planes.
ATF agents in botched Milwaukee case get slap on wrist 7/30/2014 9:26 pm UTC
The information was contained in a letter to members of Congress seeking disciplinary action against agents and supervisors responsible for Operation Fearless.
Bankruptcy judge orders Milwaukee Archdiocese to pay attorney fees 7/30/2014 9:26 pm UTC
Bankruptcy attorneys say the Milwaukee Archdiocese has more cash than anticipated, and they’d like to get paid.
Leading state business group wades into outsourcing debate 7/30/2014 7:53 pm UTC
With Gov. Scott Walker and Mary Burke sniping at each other on the topic, state firms have been drawn into the dispute.
9 months after development deal, Malcolm X Academy remains empty 7/30/2014 5:11 pm UTC
Meanwhile, a voucher school’s bid for nearby closed Lee School now has a competitor from the teachers union.
EAA visitors getting glimpse back to era of Earhart, Post 7/30/2014 9:00 am UTC
Seven Lockheed Electra Juniors are appearing at the Oshkosh aviation convention, along with the only flying Lockheed Vega.
3 historic state Supreme Court rulings converge in one day 7/30/2014 4:35 am UTC
The Wisconsin Supreme Court will issue rulings on Act 10, voter ID and state-operated same-sex couple registries Thursday.
Leaping out of the lakes: Invasive mussels spread across America 7/29/2014 11:45 pm UTC
How quagga mussels put a serious bite on a Wisconsin man moving a boat across the West.
Mary Burke, Scott Walker each claim history rewritten on Abbott land 7/29/2014 10:53 pm UTC
The campaigns’ latest dispute: Whether the deal that brought Abbott Laboratories to Pleasant Prairie also lured Uline Inc.
Missing cars, $338 in towing fees turn Milwaukee bridal party sour 7/29/2014 10:10 pm UTC
The women in a wedding party had their three vehicles towed during what was supposed to be a fun night on Brady St.
Decrying 'timidity,' Bob Donovan announces run for mayor 7/29/2014 2:21 pm UTC
Ald. Bob Donovan argues Milwaukee is in ‘serious trouble,’ while Mayor Tom Barrett points to progress, plans for future.
Tom Barrett signs ordinance limiting where sex offenders can live 7/29/2014 2:45 am UTC
Milwaukee becomes the 15th municipality in the county out of 19 that have such a restriction.
Milwaukee must remove deed restrictions before O'Donnell Park sale 7/29/2014 12:19 am UTC
When the city deeded much of its park land, including O’Donnell Park, to the county, the deed restricted the park for public use.
West Bend man tied to Beck killing convicted in 2013 attack 7/28/2014 11:45 pm UTC
Berit Beck’s death remained in the headlines for years, because her disappearance was the first of a string of murder mysteries.
Walker backs blocking incentives to firms outsourcing jobs 7/28/2014 10:35 pm UTC
The GOP governor responded positively to a Democratic proposal for the state’s top jobs agency.
Park chief put foot down on invasive species. Can others follow suit? 7/28/2014 10:07 pm UTC
A national park superintendent issued a tough edict to the park’s Lake Superior ferry captain: Shape up the ship, or don’t sail. Can the government do the same?
Simply riveting: EAA AirVenture project to make a plane in a week 7/28/2014 9:34 pm UTC
Volunteers are constructing an all-metal light aircraft from a kit, something that would take one or two people a year or more.