DNR board to consider rule closing grouse season early

Driver Involved in Fatal Crash Pleads No Contest

Milwaukee, WI – On Thursday, April 11, 2019, Robert Matagi was driving a vehicle recklessly, southbound on I-43.  He exited I-43 at West Holt Ave., failing to stop at the stop sign and continued westbound on West Morgan Ave. at a high rate of speed. At the intersection of South 13th St. and West Morgan […]

Foxconn and WI officials meet; details unclear

MADISON, Wis. — According to the Associated Press,  Foxconn Technology Group executives met Wednesday with Wisconsin’s governor, legislative leaders and others but no one is saying much about what they discussed. Foxconn, the world’s leading electronics manufacturer, has been under the spotlight in Wisconsin ever since striking a deal in 2017 to build a flat-screen […]

WI Evers to Trump: End trade wars to save farmers

MADISON, Wis. — According to the Associated Press, Gov. Tony Evers is urging President Donald Trump to end his trade wars with other countries because they’re hurting Wisconsin farmers. Evers, a Democrat, sent Trump a letter Monday asking him to end the disputes. He says Wisconsin farmers are suffering a “triple whammy” of trade uncertainty, […]

WI home explodes, killing man who was likely asleep

MANAWA, Wis. — According to the Associated Press,  Authorities in Wisconsin say a man was likely asleep when his home exploded, killing him. Waupaca County Sheriff Tim Wilz tells news outlets that the home was “totally obliterated” by the Sunday morning explosion. The sheriff’s office identifies the victim as 64-year-old Mark Steven Zielke. Manawa Rural […]

WI State Fair: attendance record

MILWAUKEE  — According to the Associated Press, Wisconsin State Fair officials say this year’s fair set a modern-day attendance record. Organizers say 1.1 million people visited the 11-day fair that ended Sunday in Milwaukee. In all, 1,130,575 people went through the gates at State Fair Park. It was the seventh straight year attendance topped 1 […]

Body Found at Warnimont Park Identified

Milwaukee, WI – On August 12, at 3:56 p.m., the MCSO was dispatched to the Warnimont Park Lake Michigan shoreline to investigate a body, that was spotted by citizens who were biking. The body has been positively identified as 19-year-old Aaron Q. Polnitz, of Brookfield. On August 5, Mr. Polnitz was swimming in Lake Michigan […]

Deputy Alex Colon and k9 Tarzan completes TSA Canine Handlers Course

The Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce that Deputy Alex Colon and K9 Tarzan have successfully completed the TSA Canine Handlers Course. Great job Deputy Colon and a huge welcome to K9 Tarzan to the MCSO!

Hales Corners Fire Department Gets Cameo In TV Commercial

 MILWAUKEE – August 2, 2019 – Members of the Hales Corners Fire Department played a major role in a TV commercial with a nod to fireworks safety. In the third of a series of five self-deprecating commercials for Verlo Mattress, Verlo mascot “Mattie” celebrates an Independence Day sale with sparklers and roman candles – accidently […]

El sheriff de WI Haya Similitudes con el Caso Closs

De acuerdo a la Prensa Asociada, Las autoridades de Wisconsin dicen que un hombre sospechoso de matar a cuatro personas pudo haber estado imitando el secuestro del adolescente Jayme Closs el año pasado. El sheriff Jim Kowalczyk dijo el martes que los investigadores tal vez nunca sepan exactamente qué condujo a los ataques del domingo. […]