Troubled Onyx nightclub may reopen with old owner, new man in charge 4/16/2014 1:02 pm UTC
The publisher of the Milwaukee Courier says he is taking charge of the former Onyx nightclub, but the old owner would still run the place.
Poll finds Hillary Clinton leads full GOP field in '16 matchups 4/16/2014 4:13 am UTC
Hillary Rodham Clinton is the front-runner for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination and ahead of every potential GOP rival, a poll shows.
Tactical vehicle program could bring work to Oshkosh Corp. 4/16/2014 2:53 am UTC
The Fox Valley’s largest manufacturer is one of three defense contractors bidding on a contract to replace up to 55,000 military Humvees.
State GAB vote approved probe into Scott Walker recall 4/16/2014 2:33 am UTC
The state Government Accountability Board voted unanimously to authorize the investigation of fundraising and spending by Gov. Scott Walker’s campaign and his conservative allies during the recent
During Passover, sacred Torah scroll signifies freedom 4/16/2014 1:35 am UTC
A new symbol was introduced at three Milwaukee-area Seders this week: a sacred Torah that is making its way across the country.
Former agent for Packers players stole $1.9 million, indictment says 4/15/2014 8:38 pm UTC
Stacy Jenson, whose clients have included a slew of well-known Green Bay Packers, is charged with fraudulently using credit cards.
Making middle-age marriage sexy, man writes erotic fiction 4/15/2014 6:17 pm UTC
Steve Fromm’s ‘Mr. and Mrs. Average Joe’ came out in February, about a typical couple from Milwaukee who decide to, shall we say, expand their sexual horizons.
Flooding in Ozaukee County forces road closures 4/15/2014 5:18 pm UTC
The Milwaukee River near Cedarburg reached 11.3 feet early Tuesday, topping its 11-foot flood stage and prompting road closures.
In Milwaukee, FBI director meets agent who refused perjury request 4/15/2014 12:13 pm UTC
FBI Director James Comey declined to confirm if Inspector General Michael Horowitz is investigating the former Milwaukee office boss.
Scott Walker kicks off re-election bid with rallies around Wisconsin 4/15/2014 12:10 pm UTC
Walker kicked off his re-election bid on Tuesday with rallies around the state, highlighting tax cuts and the 100,000 jobs the state has added since he became governor.
Road conditions improving after pileup, interstate closures overnight 4/15/2014 11:48 am UTC
Waukesha County authorities were forced to shut down parts of I-43 and I-94 overnight, and more than 30 vehicles piled up on Highway 45, including two trucks and two buses.
Milwaukee River hits flood stage near Cedarburg 4/15/2014 3:23 am UTC
The National Weather Service reported the Milwaukee River near Cedarburg reached flood stage Monday, with a level of 11.3 feet.
Heroin-related overdose deaths spike 34% in 2013 in Milwaukee County 4/15/2014 2:17 am UTC
Heroin-related overdoses jumped in Milwaukee County, and are increasing virtually everywhere in Wisconsin.
Bill Kramer makes initial appearance, plans not guilty plea 4/15/2014 2:16 am UTC
A woman told investigators the former state Assembly majority leader forcibly kissed her and groped her breasts in 2011.
Bud Selig doesn't show hand in debate over Bradley Center replacement 4/15/2014 2:15 am UTC
Asked about his own thoughts about a new arena, Bud Selig replied, “I don’t know. You have to ask the senator (Herb Kohl) that.”
Tom Petri contends no single issue behind stepping down 4/15/2014 2:09 am UTC
Republican Tom Petri, a moderate in an increasingly polarized political world, said politicians need to find common ground more.
Wisconsin congressional members want physicians rated on quality of care 4/14/2014 11:01 pm UTC
The government’s release of information about Medicare payments to doctors didn’t include details about who was providing quality care in the most cost-effective way.
High natural gas costs bring complaints about March utility bills 4/14/2014 9:17 pm UTC
Customers who scrutinize their monthly energy bills have been calling utilities and state complaint hotlines after seeing a dramatic jump in the price of natural gas on recent statements.
One last time, WWII veterans take flight in B-17 bomber 4/14/2014 9:02 pm UTC
A group of World War II veterans got a rare treat Monday in a short flight in a restored B-17 that transported them back seven decades to a time when they were young men and the world was at war.
Snowden coverage wins Pulitzer; Journal Sentinel is a features finalist 4/14/2014 8:58 pm UTC
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s Mark Johnson was one of three finalists for his story following a gross anatomy class at the Medical College of Wisconsin.