Gov. Tony Evers' refusal to turn over emails requested by a Milwaukee television station is drawing criticism from open-government advocates who say he is interpreting the law too narrowly.Read More »
State officials say the maximum-security Columbia Correctional Institution remains locked down following another assault on a staff member.Read More »
At least one Wisconsin county official wants to warn any journalists who cover the upcoming release of a regional water quality study: Publish the county's news release summarizing the findings in its entirety without any alterations or risk criminal prosecution.
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A retired Wisconsin police officer will spend 10 years in prison for bringing a 13-year-old girl to Illinois for sex.Read More »
A Wisconsin National Guard sergeant says he's being discharged in retaliation for complaining about sexual misconduct in his unit.Read More »
Authorities in southeastern Wisconsin say they now know the identity of a woman found fatally beaten near a cornfield in 1999 and have made an arrest in her death.Read More »
A military record-keeping agency has confirmed the military service of a white Milwaukee man suspected of throwing acid on a Latino man.Read More »
Wisconsin Republicans who control the state Legislature were expected to dodge the Democratic governor's call to pass a pair of gun-control bills during a special session Thursday, even as advocates planned to place additional pressure on them by holding a rally and flooding the galleries.Read More »
Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald says he doesn't know when the chamber may convene in special session to take up gun control.Read More »
Wisconsin education officials illegally withheld voucher students' test scores for a day and intentionally skewed them to make it appear the students performed poorly, a voucher group and a conservative law firm allege in a lawsuit filed Wednesday.
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Monroe County sheriff's officials say an officer-involved shooting is under investigation in Leon, which is south of Sparta.Read More »
LAS VEGAS (AP) — An ex-felon has pleaded not guilty to killing a 24-year-old adult-entertainment model and encasing her body in a concrete structure found in the desert outside Las Vegas. Christopher Santo Prestipino’s attorney, William Terry, declined to comment ...Read More »
A 19-year-old man charged with first-degree murder in northeast Iowa has been found guilty of a lesser crime.Read More »