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Waukesha

Nov 30, 2021

Parade suspect’s attorney quits, cites ties to victims

An attorney representing a man accused of plowing his SUV through a Christmas parade in suburban Milwaukee in two other cases dropped him as a client Tuesday, citing ties to people injured in the incident.

Nov 30, 2021

Prosecutors add 6th homicide count in Wisconsin parade crash

Prosecutors added a sixth intentional homicide count Monday against a Wisconsin man accused of driving his SUV through a Christmas parade in suburban Milwaukee.

Nov 23, 2021

Child is 6th death in Waukesha parade crash; suspect charged (UPDATE)

The suspect in a Christmas parade crash in suburban Milwaukee that killed five people was due in court Tuesday where five homicide charges were expected to be filed, a crime that can carry the stiffest penalty possible under Wisconsin law — mandatory life in prison.

Nov 23, 2021

County Democrat loses job over Waukesha, Rittenhouse tweets

The social media manager for the Democratic Party in DuPage County outside Chicago was removed from her position after posting tweets on Monday in which she compared the driver of an SUV that plowed into a Christmas parade in suburban Milwaukee to Kyle Rittenhouse.

Nov 23, 2021

Waukesha parade crash suspect’s bail raises questions

The suspect in a Christmas parade crash in suburban Milwaukee that killed five people was free on $1,000 bail posted just two days before the deadly event, a fact that is leading to a review of what happened and renewed calls for giving judges more power to set higher bails.

Mar 10, 2021

Lawyers in Slender Man case to file arguments about release

Prosecutors asked a judge Wednesday for time to file written arguments on whether a Wisconsin woman convicted of stabbing a middle-school classmate seven years ago to please the internet horror character Slender Man deserves to be released from a mental-health center.

Sep 17, 2014

Bricco shows her toughness

An attorney has to be tough to succeed in indigent defense.

Aug 3, 2012

Farley makes positive impact on community

Thomas Farley came into the role of Waukesha County Corporation Counsel just as the county seated its first county executive. Appointed in 1991, Farley was the county’s lead attorney as Dan Finley moved into the newly created role of county executive. Finley held that position until he moved on and Dan Vrakas succeeded him.

Apr 8, 2011

State election officials to review court votes

Madison (AP) - Wisconsin's chief election official has dispatched staffers to Waukesha County after the clerk there announced she had 14,000 more votes than she reported on election night.

Apr 8, 2011

Kloppenburg raising recount money as Prosser gains lead

Waukesha - A stunning discovery of votes in Wisconsin could give the state's hotly contested Supreme Court race to the conservative incumbent after a race in which the lead has switched several times as votes poured in from across the state.

Mar 29, 2011

Dean Foods to sell milk plant under antitrust deal

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The nation’s largest dairy company has settled an antitrust lawsuit by agreeing to sell a Wisconsin milk processing plant. The Justice Department filed the lawsuit against Dean Foods Co. last year in concert with attorneys general from Illinois, Michigan and Wisconsin. The lawsuit objected to Dean Foods’ 2009 purchase of a Waukesha […]

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