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With Social Media Tease, Wisconsin’s Walker Jumps Into 2016

Aides to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker say the Republican is entering the crowded Republican race for president.

2 hours ago

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Psychiatrist: Girl Accused In Stabbing Needs Intervention

One of two Wisconsin girls accused of trying to kill a classmate to please a fictitious horror character has schizophrenia that is getting worse and intervention is the best way to mitigate the symptoms, a psychiatrist testified Thursday.

06/18/2015

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Defense In Slender Man Case Say Adult Charges Unwarranted

Attorneys for one of two Wisconsin girls charged in adult court with trying to kill a friend to please a fictional horror character will argue her case belongs in juvenile court.

05/26/2015

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More Than 330 Chinchillas Seized From Wis. Home

More than 300 chinchillas have been removed from a southeast Wisconsin home deem uninhabitable by authorities.

03/30/2015

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Girls Describe Stabbing Classmate In Interrogation Video

Police interrogation video of two Wisconsin girls accused of nearly killing a classmate to please a fictional character shows them describing their calculated plan to kill their friend, telling her they planned to go bird watching.

02/20/2015

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Girl Accused In ‘Slender Man’ Stabbing Due In Court

The attorney for a Wisconsin girl accused of repeatedly stabbing a classmate to please a fictional horror character is expected to tell a judge whether the defense will challenge a doctor’s claim that the 12-year-old is mentally fit to stand trial. A Waukesha County judge is scheduled to hear from the defense Tuesday afternoon.

11/18/2014

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Slender Man Stabbing Suspect, 12, Returns To Court

One of two preteen girls accused of stabbing a classmate to please the fictional horror character Slender Man is due back in court.

11/12/2014

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Doctors Differ On Preteen ‘Slenderman’ Suspect’s Mental State

Doctors disagree over whether the second of two 12-year-old girls accused of stabbing a classmate to please a fictional horror character is fit to stand trial. A Wisconsin judge said Wednesday that he received a report from a state doctor who believes the girl could help with her defense.

10/22/2014

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Mother Of Stabbing Victim, 12, Talks About Ordeal

The mother of a 12-year-old Wisconsin girl stabbed 19 times says her daughter’s will to live is the reason she found the strength to crawl out of the woods to get help following the attack. Stacie Leutner and her husband have been talking with ABC’s David Muir about their daughter and her ordeal last May following a sleepover with two classmates.

09/26/2014

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Girl, 12, Not Competent For Trial In ‘Slender Man’ Stabbing

One of two 12-year-old Wisconsin girls charged as an adult with stabbing a classmate to please a fictional online horror character has been found mentally unable to stand trial. A judge declared the girl incompetent Friday and ordered her committed for treatment.

08/01/2014

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Donor Gives Purple Heart To ‘Slender Man’ Stabbing Victim

The Waukesha girl who was stabbed 19 times, allegedly by two classmates who thought her death would please a fictional online character, has received a special gift. The 12-year-old girl is out of the hospital and has been recovering at home.

07/22/2014

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Wis. Girl Stabbed By Preteen Classmates Is On The Mend

The 12-year-old Waukesha, Wis. girl who was stabbed last month by two classmates fixated on a fictional horror character has recovered enough to go to the movies with her father. The girl’s family released a statement Tuesday saying she continues to deal with physical and emotional challenges, but she has a “courageous heart.”

06/24/2014

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Doctor To Evaluate 12-Year-Old Stabbing Suspect

A 12-year-old girl accused of stabbing a friend in a quest to please a spooky fictional character will have a mental evaluation, while an attorney for a second girl also charged in the crime said Wednesday that he could raise the issue of competency later.

06/11/2014

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Attorney: Girl Charged In Stabbing Is Mentally Ill

Two 12-year-old southeastern Wisconsin girls charged with trying to stab their friend to death to please a mythological creature had struggled to decide who should do the deed.

06/03/2014

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12-Year-Old Wisconsin Girls Stab Friend 19 Times

Police say two 12-year-old girls lured a friend into some woods in southeastern Wisconsin where one of them held her down as the other stabbed her 19 times.

06/02/2014

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Waukesha Police: Man Bites Another Man’s Ear Off

Waukesha police say a 24-year-old man bit off the ear of a 47-year-old man. Police Sgt. David Wanner says the suspect has been arrested on suspicion of mayhem. He says the attack happened Friday afternoon, and that the two men were not related.

07/06/2013

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Romney & Ryan Plan Weekend Rally In Waukesha

Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan will be making their first stop in Wisconsin together as presidential and vice presidential running mates.

08/11/2012

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Suspect Arrested In Wis. Service Dog Hit-And-Run

Waukesha police have arrested a man suspected in a hit-and-run that killed a service dog.

06/15/2012

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Torch Run Under Way To Kick Off Special Olympics

Law enforcement officers from every corner of Wisconsin are carrying the torch for Special Olympics Thursday.

06/07/2012

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Wis. City Investigates Mysterious Booms

The eastern Wisconsin community where intermittent booming has kept some residents up at night will hire an engineering firm to explore the cause of the racket.

03/22/2012

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Wis. Assembly Leader Packing On Floor

The Republican lawmaker who presides over the state Assembly says he’s been carrying a concealed weapon during floor sessions.

02/03/2012

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Jury Convicts Wis. Man Of Fatally Kicking Pet Dog

A jury has convicted a Waukesha County man of fatally kicking his pet dog in front of his children.

03/21/2011