December Rains Prompt Flood Watches In Wis.Wisconsin is getting a soaking from rare December rainfall. The National Weather Service has issued flood watches for southwestern, south-central and southeastern Wisconsin as a slug of rain pushes northward into Wisconsin from the central U.S.
Wis. Police: Driver Under The Influence Had 7-Year-Old PassengerJanesville police are recommending child neglect charges and other counts against a man found passed out behind the wheel with a 7-year-old child in the vehicle. Authorities say police roused the 34-year-old man and he resisted arrest, injuring an officer trying to take him in custody Sunday evening at a Woodman's gas station.
Wis. Congressman Paul Ryan Declares Candidacy For House SpeakerRep. Paul Ryan is formally declaring his candidacy for speaker of the House after getting unified support from across the Republican conference.
Wis. Woman With Baby Arrested For 4th DWIA Janesville woman could be charged with her fourth drunken driving offense after witnesses told police they spotted her running along the interstate in Dane County with a baby carrier.
School District Apologizes For Gay Marriage VideoThe Janesville School District superintendent has issued a public apology for the showing of a video she describes as pro-gay marriage. The Wisconsin State Journal reports in April, Craig High School's Gay-Straight Alliance showed "Kids React to Gay Marriage."
Minnesota Woman Dies In NE Iowa Wrong-Way CrashThe Bremer county Sheriff's Office says a Minnesota woman has died in a two-vehicle crash caused by a wrong-way driver in northeast Iowa. The sheriff office says 51-year-old Tracy Lynn Willis, of Faribault, Minn.
Veterans Memorial Planned In Northeast Iowa Town Veterans and others in a northeast Iowa town are about $11,000 short of what they need for a memorial that will honor men and women who have served in the U.S. military.
2 Killed On Slippery Wisconsin HighwayTwo people died when their car slid into the path of a semi on a slippery Rock County highway.
Wis. Man Arrested For Suspected 7th OWIA Janesville man has been arrested on suspicion of his seventh drunken-driving charge. The Rock County sheriff's office says the 45-year-old man was speeding early Wednesday morning.
GOP Rep. Paul Ryan Re-Elected In Southeast Wis.Republican Rep. Paul Ryan has won re-election in Wisconsin, meaning he'll have a job to fall back on if he and presidential candidate Mitt Romney don't win the White House.
Ryan Votes In Wisconsin HometownRepublican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan has cast his ballot in the 2012 elections, saying he feels good about his ticket's chances.
Romney & Isaac Are The Big Names At RNCThe two big names to watch at the Republican National Convention are Mitt and Isaac. Tropical Storm Isaac just missed the Florida coast and the RNC, but it's forcing the RNC to cram 4 days into 3.