Flight For Life: Hartford base to open by early 2023

Flight For Life has filed a letter of intent with the City of Hartford, Wisconsin, to open a new base of operations at the Hartford Municipal Airport. 

A news release says the goal is for the base to be open late 2022/early 2023. 

Officials say this expansion will advance Flight For Life’s mission to provide Wisconsin communities with research based critical care transport services, while decreasing response times to the northern service area.

SIGN UP TODAY: Get daily headlines, breaking news emails from FOX6 News

This notice signifies the start of the second phase of Flight For Life’s overall strategic plan. This desired expansion project follows the opening of the Burlington base in November 2021. 

West Allis-West Milwaukee school referendum rejected

Voters in the West Allis-West Milwaukee School District on Tuesday, April 5 voted not to adopt a $149 million referendum to close Nathan Hale and West Allis Central High Schools and build one combined school.

Kenosha County executive election; Kerkman defeats Matoska-Mentink

Kenosha County voters on Tuesday, April 5 elected Samantha Kerkman as the first female executive, and the fifth executive, in county history.