State Patrol: New Lisbon Man Arrested For 7th OWIThe Wisconsin State Patrol says a New Lisbon man has been arrested on suspicion of his 7th OWI offense.
Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Wisconsin FieldA Minnesota pilot and his passenger walked away from an emergency landing Saturday morning. The small plane from Montevideo started having engine problems near Madison, Wisconsin.
Sheriff: 2 injured In Charter Bus Crash In Western Wis.Two people are recovering from a crash involving a Minnesota charter bus. It happened just before 11:30 a.m. in Maiden Rock Township, Wisconsin. The Pierce County Sheriff's Office says a car driven by 73-year-old Donald Miner slowed down as a car in front of him turned.
Suspect In 2002 Murder Arrested, Deported To MexicoA man wanted in Mexico for murder was arrested in St. Paul Tuesday and handed over to Mexican authorities. United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement say 30-year-old Jose Alvarado is accused of fatally shooting Saul Chavez Rodriguez in Coahuila, Mexico in 2002 after he backed out of a $15 bet to race Alvarado on foot.
Walker Sees Lowest Approval Rating Ever After Exiting RaceGov. Scott Walker's approval rating reached the lowest of his time in office after he exited the presidential race last week, a new poll released Wednesday showed. Walker's approval rating was 37 percent, down from the previous record worst 39 percent in August, according to the Marquette University Law School poll.
Appeals Court To Decide Status Of Girls Accused In 'Slender Man' StabbingA decision isn't expected until early next year on whether two 13-year-old Wisconsin girls should be tried as adults on charges of attempting to kill a classmate. Judge Michael Bohren on Wednesday stayed the case against the two girls until a state appeals court can hear arguments.
Walker: Exiting Race Allows Him To Help Ron JohnsonWith his run for the White House behind him, Gov. Scott Walker says he will now be free to campaign aggressively to help fellow Republican Ron Johnson win re-election to the U.S. Senate in a rematch against Democrat Russ Feingold.
Walker Refocuses On Wisconsin Amid Low Approval RatingsGov. Scott Walker's job approval rating dropped to record lows the month after he formally announced his run for president.
Sheriff: Motorcyclist Dies After Losing Control, Crashing In Western Wis.Officials in western Wisconsin say a 39-year-old man died early Sunday morning after being thrown from his motorcycle.
University's Raptor Center Releases Rehabilitated Eagle Into The WildAn eagle that was saved by a mother and her teenage son is now back in the wild. Last month, the two were driving in Danbury, Wisconsin when an eagle on the side of the road took flight, and they hit it with their SUV.
Rep. Paul Ryan Not Interested In Replacing Boehner As House SpeakerRep. Paul Ryan is not interested in replacing Rep. John Boehner as speaker of the House of Representatives. Boehner announced Friday that he will be resigning at the end of October. Ryan's spokesman says the Republican from Janesville is not interested in the post.
BCA Looking For Thieves Who Stole Safe From Elderly Minn. ManThe Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is seeking the public's help in finding two thieves who stole thousands of dollars' worth of CDs and bonds from an 85-year-old Belle Plaine man. Officials say the theft happened in early May, and that the victim was a retired doctor. The thieves allegedly knocked on the victim's door and told him they were roofing contractors.