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 2020-01-18 14:08 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Union Grove man injured in hit-and-run; deputies searching for suspect...

RACINE -- A Union Grove man was struck by a car and injured while clearing snow late Friday evening. The driver who hit him fled the scene -- but left some evidence behind. The Racine County Sheriff's Office was called to the scene near 58th Road and ...

 2020-01-18 13:57 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

January 18, 2020...

Look who is turning six years old on Saturday, January 18, 2020.......

 2020-01-18 13:52 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Jack-knifed semi shutdown I-41 in Racine County, officials say...

VILLAGE of RAYMOND -- All lanes of I-41 near Racine County Highway K were closed early Saturday morning after a semi-truck accident. The Racine County Sheriff's Office says the semi jack-knifed around 1:45 a.m on January 18....

 2020-01-18 13:37 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'Reduce speeds:' 62 car-involved incidents in 13 hours, MCSO says...

MILWAUKEE -- As winter conditions blanketed southeastern Wisconsin, road conditions likely contributed to dozens of accidents across Milwaukee County. According to the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office, there were 62 vehicle incidents between 5 p.m. F...

 2020-01-18 12:27 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

California inmate kills convicted child molester during attack, officials say...

CORCORAN, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — Officials are investigating the death of a convicted child molester who was attacked Thursday by another inmate at the California State Substance Abuse Treatment Facility and State Prison in Corcoran, according to the ...

 2020-01-18 12:07 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

January 18...

Racine Zoo Lantern Festival......

 2020-01-18 04:53 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Bakhtiari HS Coach: he was lazy but re-committed and became great...

Packers offensive lineman David Bakhtiari is one of a few Packers with a California connection. The team is in San Francisco getting ready to take on the 49ers in the NFC Championship Game Sunday....

 2020-01-18 04:53 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Democratic National Convention security 'footprint' announced...

A security 'footprint' has been announced for the upcoming Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee....

 2020-01-18 04:41 

WLAX

[ La Crosse ]

Shanahan: 'No injuries to report' ahead of 49ers NFC Championship game...

Everyone was all in during the 49ers practice on Friday just two days before the big game....

 2020-01-18 04:16 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

'The devil's in the details': New venue causes confusion for community, city employees...

MADISON, Wis. — The opening of a new venue in Madison is causing confusion for many community members and city employees. Canopy, set to open in the former location of Prism Nightclub, posted on Facebook advertising its grand opening Saturday. The a...

 2020-01-18 04:12 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'We don't want to take your house:' Avoiding property tax foreclosure...

MILWAUKEE -- In 2019, the city of Milwaukee foreclosed on about 400 homes for unpaid taxes. But, numbers would have been twice as high if it weren't for an interest-free payment program. It's a program that's helping people stay in their homes...

 2020-01-18 04:11 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

California teachers sue after jetliner dumps fuel on schools...

LOS ANGELES — Four teachers from a Los Angeles-area school sued Delta Air Lines on Friday, saying they were exposed to jet fuel when a plane with engine trouble dumped its fuel over a densely populated area, including several schools, while making a...

 2020-01-18 04:10 

WLUK

[ FOX Green Bay ]

Student fundraiser benefits law enforcement charities, honors officer Wissink...

OSHKOSH, Wis. (WLUK) -- An Oshkosh West High School student created T-shirts to support the high school resource officer stabbed on the job last month. The shirts raised more than $10,000. Officer Mike Wissink decided to give the money to charity. Oshkosh...

 2020-01-18 03:56 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'Shootings, batteries, running from police:' US Marshals seek Wisconsin man wanted in 3 other states...

MILWAUKEE -- Putting handcuffs on 29-year-old Durante Toney has become a priority for U.S. Marshals, but there's no telling where he is, or where he could go next. "He has a very lengthy criminal history,...

 2020-01-18 03:51 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

4 found dead in house fire in Oconto...

OCONTO -- Four people and one pet were killed in an early-morning fire in Oconto, FOX11Online.com reports. Firefighters say they were called to a house on Fabry Street just before 3 a.m. Friday, Jan. 17. Emergency crews arrived to find heavy fire conditio...

 2020-01-18 03:45 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Some food items on menu at Levi's Stadium have a distinctly Wisconsin flare...

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The food at Levi's Stadium for Sunday's big game will be special. The menu will include fan favorites and new items including Flamin' Hot Cheetos Nachos, Grilled Beer Bratwursts and a special Grilled Cheese Sandwich....

 2020-01-18 03:10 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Caught on cam: Milwaukee teen robbed at gunpoint while walking to bus stop...

MILWAUKEE -- A 16-year-old Milwaukee Public Schools student was robbed at gunpoint while walking to the bus stop. It happened Thursday morning, Jan. 16 near Sherman and Burleigh -- and it was captured by surveillance cameras....

 2020-01-18 03:09 

WLAX

[ La Crosse ]

Child pornography charge Eau Claire county...

A MAN FOUND GUILTY OF POSSESSING CHILD PORNOGRAPHY WAS SENTENCED TODAY TO 3 YEARS IN PRISON. 35-YEAR-OLD DAVID FREY OF STANLEY WAS ALSO SENTENCED TO 10 YEARS OF EXTENDED SUPERVISION. THE ORIGINAL CRIMINAL COMPLAINT ALLEGED FREY ALSO TRIED IN 20-18 TO MEET...

 2020-01-18 03:08 

WLAX

[ La Crosse ]

Homicide charge Dunn county...

A DUNN COUNTY MAN IS CHARGED WITH FIRST DEGREE INTENTIONAL HOMICIDE IN THE DEATH OF HIS FATHER. WEDNESDAY EVENING... DEPUTIES WITH THE DUNN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RESPONDED TO A HOME IN COLFAX FOR A WELFARE CHECK AND FOUND A BODY. THE VICTIM IS IDENT...

 2020-01-18 03:07 

WLAX

[ La Crosse ]

List of clergy accused of child sexual assault to be released...

TOMORROW, THE DIOCESE OF LA CROSSE PLANS TO PUBLISH THE LIST OF CLERGY ACCUSED OF CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE. THE RELEASE COINCIDES WITH A PASTORAL LETTER FROM BISHOP WILLIAM PATRICK CALLAHAN, WHICH WILL BE READ AT ALL MASSES THROUGHOUT THE WEEKEND. THE LIST IS B...

 2020-01-18 03:07 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Packers faithful have a place to gather on Sunday, if they journey across the bay...

OAKLAND -- You know where you will be to watch the Packers-49ers game on Sunday, Jan. 19 -- either at home, a friend's house, maybe a favorite neighborhood tavern....

 2020-01-18 03:01 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'Keep your distance:' Drivers urged to give plows the space needed to keep roads safe...

RACINE -- Our latest winter storm started to have a serious impact during the evening rush on Friday, Jan. 17 -- and the snow won't start backing off until later on Saturday. That means drivers of salt and plow truck have their work cut out for them....

 2020-01-18 02:59 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Winston sets record, No. 15 Spartans top Wisconsin 67-55...

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Cassius Winston had six points and four assists to give him the Big Ten record for career assists as No. 15 Michigan State beat Wisconsin 67-55 Friday night....

 2020-01-18 02:49 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Brown Deer PD: Wreck involving train, car shuts down stretch of W. Bradley Road...

BROWN DEER -- A wreck involving a freight train and car has shut down W. Bradley Road between N. Teutonia Avenue and N. Green Bay Road on Friday night, Jan. 17. Brown Deer police are on the scene. This is a developing story....

 2020-01-18 02:43 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Here's how much is budgeted for plowing, salting, and other snow clean-up in Madison...

MADISON, Wis. The city of Madison has approximately $6. 5 million in its executive budget for 2020 to deal with snow and ice events. According to budget documents, that money covers about 5. 5 winter weather events with three or more inches of snow. That ...

 2020-01-18 02:41 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

City crews ready to plow bike paths for first time on weekend...

MADISON, Wis. — City of Madison crews will be out plowing bike paths for the first time on a weekend starting Saturday. According to a news release from the City, engineering crews said they are ready to clear the paths. New funding went into effect...

 2020-01-18 02:38 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Sun Prairie police thank crossing guards at end of Crossing Guard Recognition Week...

SUN PRAIRIE, Wis. — Sun Prairie Police Department officers stopped by to thank Sun Prairie school crossing guards Friday afternoon. A Facebook post from the department said Friday was the final day of School Crossing Guard Recognition Week. "We ...

 2020-01-18 02:07 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Multi-million dollar broadband recommendations unveiled for Marathon County; could reach 89100% of homes...

A Marathon County-funded broadband study unveiled its assessment report Thursday night, which found large portions of the county as "unserved" or "underserved"; by high-speed internet under Federal Communications Commission definitions....

 2020-01-18 02:07 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Weston declares Snow Removal Emergency...

The village of Weston is one of several municipalities to issue a snow emergency for this weekend as this winter storm makes its way through central and north central Wisconsin....

 2020-01-18 01:46 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Rep. Stubbs introduces legislation to target racial profiling...

MADISON, Wis. — Representative Shelia Stubbs has introduced legislation that creates a civil cause of action, for racially-motivated police calls. The bill would allow victims of color to sue callers, up to 250 dollars, for calling the police with t...

 2020-01-18 01:45 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Man finds $43,000 in 'uncomfortable' thrift store ottoman, returns it to former owner's family...

OWOSSO, Mich. (WNEM) -- What would you do if you found $43,000 in a piece of furniture you purchased from a thrift store? It happened to one Michigan man, and he decided to return all the cash....

 2020-01-18 01:25 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

A house divided: Couple holds prank war leading up to NFC Championship...

UPDATE: GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) — The prank wars continue to escalate for Tommy and Jyll Everman. Friday morning, Jyll surprised Tommy by switching out his car for a small vehicle decked out in green and gold....

 2020-01-18 01:17 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines...

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Friday proposed rolling back nutrition guidelines for school meals that had been promoted by Michelle Obama as part of her campaign to combat child obesity....

 2020-01-18 01:12 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Major upgrades coming to Marathon County dispatch center...

The Marathon County 911 dispatch center is adding four new positions to increase their total dispatchers to twelve...

 2020-01-18 01:00 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Fire ravages Waukesha home, 2 pets die from smoke inhalation...

WAUKESHA -- Fire gutted a home on N. Hartwell Avenue in Waukesha on Friday morning, Jan. 17. Officials say emergency crews were dispatched to the scene around 10:30 a.m. Once on the scene, fire crews found a two-story home with heavy fire throughout the f...

 2020-01-18 00:46 

WLUK

[ FOX Green Bay ]

Pickup truck leaves scene of crash in Waupaca County...

BEAR CREEK (WLUK) -- The Waupaca County Sheriff's Department says three people were involved with a crash Friday night. Deputies say the incident happened just after 3:45 p. m. on County Highway O, south of Brandy Creek Road. A 53-year-old driving a p...

 2020-01-18 00:26 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

One-armed golfer makes incredible hole-in-one at PGA Tour event...

LA QUINTA, Calif. -- He may be an amateur but Laurent Hurtubise produced the shot of the day at the PGA Tour American Express 2020 in California. The golfer, who was born with one arm, registered a spectacular hole-in-one on the 151-yard fourth hole....

 2020-01-18 00:19 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

California mother acting as surrogate for another family dies while giving birth...

SAN DIEGO (WJW) — A California mother of two who was carrying a baby for another family died this week while giving birth. According to KSAZ, Michelle Reaves died from complications but the baby survived. Reaves leaves behind her husband and two chi...

 2020-01-18 00:17 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Georgia sheriff's deputy arrested and charged with rape, police say...

RICHMOND COUNTY, Ga. -- A Georgia sheriff's deputy has been arrested on a charge of rape after a female suspect alleged that he had inappropriate contact with her, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office....

 2020-01-18 00:10 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Mac Miller's family releases 'Circles' album; rapper died in 2018...

Mac Miller's family has released his sixth and final studio album titled...

 2020-01-18 00:06 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'It's scary:' Someone is shooting at moving cars on North Carolina highway, police say...

NORTH CAROLINA -- Someone shot at passing vehicles on a major highway in North Carolina, and authorities are warning drivers to be vigilant....

 2020-01-17 23:54 

WLUK

[ FOX Green Bay ]

Southern Door High School to host ice fishing tournament...

DOOR COUNTY (WLUK) -- High school students are getting ready to take to a Door County Golf Course, but they're not hitting the links. They're going to be on the ice for a fishing tournament on Saturday. The IdleWild Golf Course near Sturgeon Bay t...

 2020-01-17 23:50 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

US hits Iran general with sanctions over protest crackdown...

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Friday imposed sanctions on a senior Iranian general for his role in a brutal crackdown on anti-government protesters as it ramps up its maximum pressure campaign on the Islamic Republic....

 2020-01-17 23:39 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Car slides off Missouri road and ends up balanced on utility cable, driver unscathed...

RAYTOWN, Mo. -- A lucky family is relieved after a 19-year-old got away from a wild car crash with no injuries Friday. Jeremy Frazee was surprised when he got a call from his son, Mathis, saying his car slid off the road in Raytown, Missouri....

 2020-01-17 23:34 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Another administrative transition: Beloit School Board president resigns...

The president of the Beloit School Board stepped down from her role, according to a post on her Facebook page. Pamela Charles said she "appreciated having had the opportunity to serve in this capacity" in the post. Her resignation comes after the ...

 2020-01-17 23:30 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Wisconsin to host Iowa caucus site at Marquette University: 'Opportunity to play within the system'...

MILWAUKEE -- For the first time in history, Wisconsin will host an Iowa caucus site. Marquette University student Maaz Ahmed is 19 years old -- and it is his first chance to caucus....

 2020-01-17 23:27 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

18-year-old Racine man fatally beat dog, police say...

RACINE -- An 18-year-old Racine man has been charged with fatally beating a dog. Investigators say the suspect, Zen Price IV, changed his story twice. According to a criminal complaint, Racine police officers were sent to investigate the death of a pit bu...

 2020-01-17 23:24 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'Quite a novelty:' 7 tons of ice transformed into Historic Third Ward Ice Bar...

MILWAUKEE -- Ice sculptors carved and dusted away -- turning seven tons of ice blocks into a winter wonderland in Milwaukee's Historic Third Ward....

 2020-01-17 23:23 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Bipartisan bill would create sex assault solutions task force for Coast Guard...

WASHINGTON — Two female senators, both of whom are also veterans, are reaching across the aisle to try to create a new task force that would combat sexual assault within the U.S. Coast Guard....

 2020-01-17 23:22 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Snowmobile trails expected to improve following snow system...

In Marathon County all zones except Zone 3, which is in the Rothschild-Kronenwetter area, are open for snowmobilers. Conditions in low-lying areas are rough with a lot of wet spots and open water due to warm weather earlier this month, but Friday's sn...

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