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4 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal
Former Milwaukee County Board Chairman Lee Holloway won't be criminally prosecuted on allegations he groped a county worker on his last day on the job in 2012, District Attorney John Chisholm said.
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8 hrs ago | WDJT
Officials at The Salvation Army of Milwaukee County say weather and a struggling economy have left them more than $53,000 behind in red kettle donations this season, and with three weeks to go before Christmas, the organization is sending out a desperate plea to the public for help.
Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke backs a bill to prohibit state law enforcement from using warrantless cellphone tracking of suspects, even though his agency has made some use of the practice.
Dec. 10--A 63-year-old Franklin man has died from injuries suffered Sunday in a massive pileup on Highway 41/45, police said Monday, becoming the third traffic fatality resulting from Sunday's snowfall.
A lot of folks -- perhaps too many -- are spouting off about the John Doe probe launched by the Milwaukee County District Attorney's office into the campaign of Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and more than two dozen conservative groups, among others.
Police say a 63-year-old Franklin man died from injuries suffered in a massive pileup on Highway 41/45.
A preliminary hearing will be held by the Greenfield Police and Fire Commission on whether to fire a police officer who is accused of flinging a woman in custody into a holding cell and calling her a vulgar name.
As funding for the Donges Bay Road project in Germantown comes into question, village officials say the road work will still go on as planned.
Remember that missing Milwaukee teenager who disappeared around Thanksgiving? The Milwaukee County District Attorney has now charged a man with kidnapping and sexually assaulting the teen.
It started snowing in southern Wisconsin and people started crashing. The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office describes conditions as extremely dangerous and slippery, with multiple pileups, including a fatal rollover on I-94 eastbound at Highway 100.
Dennis Buford, who tortured his girlfriend's 2-year-old son for more than a year and whose abuse of the boy is among the worse cases that child maltreatment experts have ever seen, was sentenced Monday to 18 years in prison and 10 years of extended supervision.
The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office described conditions on the interstates as "extremely slippery and dangerous" with multiple pileups, including a fatal rollover on Interstate 43 eastbound at Highway 100.
Southbound Highway 41/45 remains closed near Main Street in Menomonee Falls as clean up of a multi-vehicle crash continues.
NOW AND WE WILL CONTINUE TO SEE SOME WAVES WHERE PICKS UP TO MODERATE SNOW AND THEN GOES LIGHT SNOW.
Snow is causing slippery conditions and some accidents but no major problems so far this afternoon on Chicago-area expressways, but conditions north of the border in Wisconsin are far worse.
MILWAUKEE One person is dead after a rollover crash on I-43 at Highway 100, the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office confirmed Sunday.