Wisconsin Supreme Court OKs GOP-Authored Lame-Duck Laws The conservative-controlled Wisconsin Supreme Court on Thursday upheld Republican-authored lame-duck laws that stripped power from the incoming Democratic attorney general just before he took office in 2019.
'The Right Call': Ryder Cup Postponed Until Next Year In WisconsinThe Ryder Cup was postponed until 2021 in Wisconsin because of the COVID-19 pandemic that raised too much uncertainty whether the loudest event in golf could be played before spectators.
2 Dead In Head-On Crash Between 2 Pickup Trucks In OsceolaThe Polk County Sheriff’s Office says the crash involved two GMC pickup trucks, and happened at about 11:30 p.m. near Highway 35 North and 90th Avenue in the town of Osceola.
Update: Missing Motorcyclist Found Dead In FarmingtonThe Polk County Sheriff’s Office in Wisconsin says a missing motorcyclist has been found dead.
Wisconsin Voting Restrictions Ruling Reversed By Federal Appeals CourtA federal appeals court panel upheld a host of Republican-authored voting restrictions in Wisconsin on Monday, handing conservatives a significant win just months before residents in the battleground state cast their ballots for president.
'It Just Got Higher, Higher, Higher': Baldwin, Wis. Residents Assess Damage From 9 Inches Of RainAfter nearly 9 inches of rain caused flash flooding in western Wisconsin, homeowners are learning just how much Mother Nature set them back.
'Extremely Dangerous': Flooding In Western Wisconsin Makes Some Roads ImpassableFlash flooding in has made some roads impassable and has forced some residents to evacuate their home in western Wisconsin where up to 6 inches of rain fell by Monday.
VIDEO: Wisconsin Boaters Help Black Bear With Plastic Jug Stuck On Its HeadWhen boaters in northwestern Wisconsin saw a black bear swimming in the lake with a plastic jug stuck on its head, they sped up to help.
Analysis: Majority Of Wisconsin Republicans Voted Absentee In AprilWisconsin Republicans who oppose making it easier for people to vote absentee have taken advantage of the opportunity to vote by mail in recent elections, with more than 80% of GOP members of the state Legislature doing it in April.
Trump To Tour Shipyard In Wisconsin, Where His Support Appears To Be SlippingThe Republican president will head to conservative, rural Wisconsin for a private tour of a shipyard far away from Milwaukee, where local coronavirus restrictions now prevent large rallies. He'll land a day after the governor activated the National Guard in the state capital to protect state property from angry protests against racial injustice.
Wisconsin Governor Activates National Guard After ViolenceWisconsin’s governor activated the National Guard on Wednesday to protect state properties after a night of violence that included the toppling of two statues outside the state Capitol and an attack on a state senator.
Remains Of Beth Johnson Found In Minnesota, Rochester Man ChargedLast week prosecutors charged 48-year-old Randall Merrick, of Rochester, with first-degree intentional homicide, domestic abuse and hiding a corpse.
'I Don’t Know What Happened': Crowds Attack Wisconsin State Senator, Tear Down Statues At CapitolCrowds outside the Wisconsin State Capitol tore down two statues and attacked a state senator amid protests following the arrest of a Black man who was at a restaurant with a megaphone and a baseball bat.
Bagged Grocery Store Salad Sickens More Than 100 In 7 StatesThe salads were sold in Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
Smaller Class Sizes, Flexibility Urged For Wisconsin Schools This FallReopening guidelines for Wisconsin schools released Monday make clear that big changes are in store if and when in-person classes resume.