Friday Feb 28
WXOW-TV La Crosse
DA: Theft suspects do meth after police stop
Two people stopped by police following a report of shoplifting in Plover "shot up" methamphetamine while waiting for a sheriff's deputy to come back from his car, according to a criminal complaint.
Pierce Co. Man Arrested for 9th OWI Offense
A Elmwood man has been arrested for his ninth drunken-driving offense. A Wisconsin State Patrol Trooper arrested 51-year-old Gary T. Sueppel Sunday just after 9:00 AM.
The Janesville Gazette
Spotting snowy owls east of Janesville
Tim Benson, who lives near Mauston, photographed this snowy owl off County W, west of Interstate 39 and south of Stevens Point, on Feb. 11. I had breakfast with friends Wednesday, and one asked me if I'd heard that snowy owls have been spotted repeatedly just east of Janesville.
Governor looking for way to fire his administration's recent hire
The man recently hired to be the new sexual offender evaluation director for the Wisconsin Department of Health Services may not keep the job for long, if Governor Scott Walker has anything to say about it.
The man hired to be the new sexual offender evaluation director for the Wisconsin Department of Health Services resigned from a similar position in Florida last September, after defending the rights of sex offenders and allowing the number of offenders tagged as "sexual predators" to drop by more than half under his watch.