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 2018-07-20 12:05 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

27 reported tornadoes rip through Iowa...

IOWA -- Several tornadoes tore through Iowa, overturning cars, flattening homes and leaving people injured. There were 27 reports of tornadoes in the state Thursday, CNN meteorologist Brandon Miller said....

 2018-07-20 11:55 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Work to stabilize exterior walls of Trinity Lutheran Church will run through August...

MILWAUKEE -- Work will continue Friday, July 20 to rebuild the Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in downtown Milwaukee. A fire on May 15 consumed much of the building, leaving just the walls standing....

 2018-07-20 10:32 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Woman hospitalized after being struck by lightning at Country Thunder...

KENOSHA COUNTY -- A woman was taken to the hospital early Friday morning, July 20 after being struck by lightning at Country Thunder. It happened around 12:30 a.m. The Kenosha County Sheriff's Office confirms she was the only one struck. At this time,...

 2018-07-20 10:20 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

July 20...

2018 Milwaukee Air & Water Show Iron Horse Hotel Waukesha County Fair Stand. Eat. Drink.......

 2018-07-20 09:35 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Weather Authority: Showers & scattered storms...

Overcast with times of showers and a few storms for today. Highs in the low to mid 70s....

 2018-07-20 04:34 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

8 people dead after Missouri tourist boat accident...

A sheriff in Missouri says a tourist boat has apparently capsized on a lake, leaving eight people dead and several others hospitalized....

 2018-07-20 04:34 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Packers, UW, Microsoft joining up for Titletown Tech Initiative...

The University of Wisconsin System is joining in the partnership with the Packers and Microsoft....

 2018-07-20 03:50 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

'This is a community that doesn't just sit back': Suicides prompt Mt. Horeb public meeting...

MT. HOREB, Wis. - A small community is working toward healing after a number of recent suicides.In the village of Mt. Horeb, two young people, ages 19 and 21, recently died from suicide, and officials are investigating the death of a 10-year-old as a poss...

 2018-07-20 03:38 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

'You're not going to see six months here:' DOT updates Sun Prairie residents on rebuilding...

SUN PRAIRIE, Wis. - The state Department of Transportation said it shouldn't take more than six months to restore the area of downtown Sun Prairie that exploded last week.An engineer from the department said that Thursday during a meeting with the com...

 2018-07-20 03:34 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

School Resource Officers, Students go on a camping trip...

Members of the Wausau P.D. spent some quality time with students, getting to know them....

 2018-07-20 03:34 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Meet former Packers players at Gilbert Brown, Essen Haus fundraising event...

MADISON, Wis. - The Gilbert Brown Foundation and the Essen Haus are partnering to bring four former Green Bay Packers players to a fundraising event next week.Gilbert Brown, Dorsey Levens, Eugene Robinson and Earl Dotson are set to make appearances at Ess...

 2018-07-20 03:24 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Town of Beloit police look for man who beat, strangled woman...

TOWN OF BELOIT, Wis. - Town of Beloit Police are looking for a man accused of beating, strangling and holding a woman against her will, according to a news release.A woman approached police Wednesday to report a domestic violence incident that she said oc...

 2018-07-20 03:22 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Man shot in the arm near 36th and Courtland; no suspects in custody...

MILWAUKEE -- One man was injured following a shooting near 36th and Courtland Thursday night, July 19. The call to officials came in shortly before 9 p.m. According to police, a man was shot in the arm and suffered a non-life threatening injury. No suspec...

 2018-07-20 03:21 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Healthy foods you can overdo...

Trying to follow a healthy diet? That's great, but Consumer Reports' nutrition experts say you can overdo eating some healthy foods, even fruits, and veggies. It's best to eat a wide variety of them....

 2018-07-20 03:00 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Bitcoin! You have questions, Contact 6 has answers...

MILWAUKEE -- Cryptocurrency is becoming more popular. Is it the future of money or just a fad? Contact 6 answers the big questions about Bitcoin, Monday on FOX6 News at 10....

 2018-07-20 02:40 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'It's all weeds:' Homeowners upset for-sale lots in neighborhood aren't being mowed...

MILWAUKEE -- A couple moved to a new subdivision hoping for friendly neighbors. They have new neighbors alright; they're just not humans -- they're rodents. The new homeowners say the city is to blame. Latosha McKinney moved to the Josie Heights s...

 2018-07-20 02:36 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'The kids love it:' Wacky Wheels Skate Van keeps the fun rolling playground to playground...

MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Recreation Department has hundreds of classes and programs but there's one that rolls around the city all summer long to help get kids rolling....

 2018-07-20 02:34 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Resale store offers deals, gives back...

Somewhere between a garage sale and a home repair store lies the Recycled Building Materials warehouse, as part of Habitat for Humanity....

 2018-07-20 02:14 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'This can't keep on:' Short prison stays do little to deter the most persistent drunk drivers...

MILWAUKEE— Most people caught driving drunk once never do it again. But some just can't seem to stop. FOX6 Investigators got a tip that a habitual drunk driver was headed back to the bar....

 2018-07-20 02:11 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

At least 1 dead, 10 people hospitalized after Missouri tourist boat incident...

MISSOURI -- At least one person has died and more than 10 were injured Thursday in a duck boat accident on Table Rock Lake near Branson, Missouri, according to Southern Stone County Fire Protection spokesman Eric Nielsen. There were more than 20 people on...

 2018-07-20 01:50 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Driver who dodged 1,645 tolls learns her fate...

MOUNT JOY, Pa. A woman who dodged tolls on the Pennsylvania Turnpike 1,645 times over a five-year period will end up paying more than $12,500 for those trips. Lori Yearick, 45, of Mount Joy, Penn....

 2018-07-20 01:40 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Traffic heightens, business increases as downtown Sun Prairie fences removed...

SUN PRAIRIE - Foot traffic and car traffic picked up quickly and surprised many business owners.It's exciting. I was in shock. I was so excited to see cars and I had to run out. I thought someone was sneaking through and it just brings it back to norm...

 2018-07-20 01:36 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

'Pure vengeance': 'Disgruntled' former DeForest police intern explains why he posted video...

DEFOREST, Wis. - The man who posted a controversial video of DeForest Chief Dan Furseth to YouTube in 2015 explained why he posted it.When I put it up there, I had every intent to end his career for betraying me, said Alexei Alex Strelchenko, who goes by ...

 2018-07-20 01:34 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Firefighters called to Marth Wood Shaving Supply near Marathon...

Firefighters were called to Marth Wood Supply near Marathon Thursday evening. According to dispatch reports, there was a fire in a dryer....

 2018-07-20 01:33 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

'Back to basics is what it's all about': Brenda Konkel joins mayoral race...

MADISON, Wis. - Former Madison Common Council member and housing activist Brenda Konkel kicked off her campaign for Madison mayor on Thursday.Konkel serves as the executive director of the Tenant Resource Center and served four terms as the alder for Dist...

 2018-07-20 01:05 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Denis Ten: Olympic figure skater stabbed to death...

KAZAKHSTAN -- Tributes are being paid to Denis Ten, Kazakhstan's Olympic medal-winning figure skater, who died Thursday at the age of 25 after being stabbed....

 2018-07-20 00:34 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

1 person hurt after getting trapped in manure spreader in Wood Co....

One person is hurt after a farming accident in Wood County. It happened at a location on Gaynor Avenue Thursday afternoon in the Town of Seneca....

 2018-07-20 00:27 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Police: Girl, 10, held captive in basement because parents thought possessed by demon...

CHICAGO -- A girl was being held captive in the basement of her family home in north suburban Waukegan, apparently because her parents believed she was possessed by a demon....

 2018-07-20 00:25 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Police: Baby found dead after mom went to work, left him alone for 8 hours...

PHOENIX — Phoenix police have arrested a mother for child abuse after her 1-year-old boy was found dead in their apartment. On Tuesday, July 17, at around 4 p.m., police were called to the apartment near 19th Avenue and Hatcher Road....

 2018-07-19 23:49 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Cities where millennials make the most money...

Photo Credit: Hero Images Inc. / Alamy Stock Photo In May 2018, the Bureau of Labor Statistics announced that the consumer price index (CPI), which measures the price changes for a "market basket" of consumer goods and services, rose 2.8% over the...

 2018-07-19 23:47 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Tornadoes rip through Iowa...

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa -- A tornado hit the city of Marshalltown on Thursday, the Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management said. There were no immediate reports of injuries, the agency said, but there were reports of several tornadoes in ...

 2018-07-19 23:33 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Head of Wisconsin Investment Board leaving after 6 months...

The head of Wisconsin's state investment board charged with managing $118 billion in assets including pension funds for current and retired state workers has resigned after just six months on the job....

 2018-07-19 23:33 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Wausau Grocery Stores Launch Delivery Program...

Thursday, Pick 'n Save launched its grocery delivery program....

 2018-07-19 23:33 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Bridge rescuer talks about pulling woman to safety...

As the DOT video of the July 4th incident on the Racine Street bridge in Menasha continues to be shared across social media, we're getting a new perspective from those on the bridge who came to the aid of a bicyclist....

 2018-07-19 23:33 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Avoid unwanted camp critters...

Consumer Reports says there are steps you can take to help ward off unwanted insects and parasites, and keep your campers happy and healthy....

 2018-07-19 23:08 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Video shows Georgia waitress take down diner for groping her...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzfyXxOuJ_g SAVANNAH, Ga. A Georgia server is being hailed by many after video of her fighting back against a customer who allegedly groped her went viral....

 2018-07-19 22:40 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'Adrenaline kicked in:' Good Samaritan who rescued bicyclist who fell through drawbridge speaks out...

LITTLE CHUTE, Wis. -- A Fourth of July celebration ended in chaos when a woman on a bicycle fell into the seam of a bridge as it was lifting. It was caught on camera -- and complete strangers rushed to her aid....

 2018-07-19 22:33 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'Ludicrous:' 2 serial drunk drivers arrested in Milwaukee County for their 9th OWIs...

MILWAUKEE -- Two serial drunk drivers in Milwaukee County were arrested within days of each other -- accused of their ninth OWI offenses. The two cases beg the question -- how does someone even get to nine OWI arrests? On July 14, a Franklin police office...

 2018-07-19 22:33 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Poison parsnip causes severe burns, blisters on woman's legs...

ESSEX, Vt. — A woman was left with severe burns and blisters on her legs after encountering an invasive species of plant in Vermont. Charlotte Murphy says she developed painful blisters overnight after brushing against poison parsnip....

 2018-07-19 22:27 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'I am so grateful:' 92-year-old Lake Geneva woman receives high school diploma...

LAKE GENEVA -- After enjoying a life's worth of happiness and success, a 92-year-old Lake Geneva woman still had one big regret. She never graduated from high school. That all changed on Thursday, July 19....

 2018-07-19 22:26 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Video shows 2-year-old and his 'new best friend' playing fetch over fence...

SAVAGE, Minn. A fence couldn't stop a 2-year-old Minnesota boy from playing fetch with his new best friend, Dozer, the neighbor's Labrador retriever. The boy's father, Chad Nelson, recorded his son Conway throwing a ball across a fence into a ...

 2018-07-19 22:22 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Common Council committee votes 6-2 to have Milwaukee Arts Board analyze the 'People's Flag'...

MILWAUKEE -- Known as the...

 2018-07-19 22:21 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

US Air Force Thunderbirds soar into town for Milwaukee Air & Water Show...

MILWAUKEE -- The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds have arrived in Milwaukee in advance of the Milwaukee Air & Water Show on Saturday, July 21 and Sunday, July 22....

 2018-07-19 22:15 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'This is a momentous day:' Pulaski High School obtains International Baccalaureate status...

MILWAUKEE -- Pulaski High School in Milwaukee graduated to an elite level of education on Thursday, July 19. The school obtained International Baccalaureate status -- meaning students can now take classes and earn college credit....

 2018-07-19 22:08 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'It sickens me:' Alderman calls for action after man accused of dealing pure fentanyl arrested in his district...

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Alderman Bob Donovan is demanding change, saying drugs have recently fueled problems in his district. He said he's outraged after a major bust this week....

 2018-07-19 22:05 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'Pretty crazy!' Police seek suspect who shot 4 teens, dog with pellet gun from building above Hank Aaron Trail...

MILWAUKEE -- Police continue to search for the suspect who shot four teenagers and a dog with a pellet gun along the Hank Aaron Trail on Wednesday night, July 18, near Milwaukee and Canal in the Menomonee Valley. Police said all of the victims are teenage...

 2018-07-19 22:03 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Caught on camera: Suspect sets building on fire near 15th & Washington in Milwaukee...

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are investigating arson of a building that occurred near 15th and Washington around 5:15 a.m. on Monday, July 16. PHOTO GALLERY The suspect is described as a male, Hispanic, 150 lbs., and 5'6"-5'10" tall....

 2018-07-19 21:47 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Americans can legally download 3-D printed guns starting next month...

Gun-rights activists have reached a settlement with the government that will allow them to post 3-D printable gun plans online starting August 1. The settlement ends a multi-year legal battle that started when Cody Wilson, who describes himself as a post-...

 2018-07-19 21:47 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Cutting board questions answered...

They're the workhorses of your kitchen—your cutting boards. You probably use them every day. Consumer Reports has some useful tips on how to care for your cutting boards to keep them in top shape and as free of bacteria as possible....

 2018-07-19 21:43 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Pres. Trump inviting Putin to Washington this fall...

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- President Donald Trump hopes to welcome Russian President Vladimir Putin in Washington this fall, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement Thursday....

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