Wisconsin Lutheran College makes change, says VP Pence no longer speaker for commencement

Wisconsin Lutheran College announced on Thursday, Aug. 27 that after further review with careful consideration of the escalating events in Kenosha, the Board of Regents and the Administration jointly decided to present a different speaker for commencement on Saturday, Aug. 29.

Vice President Mike Pence was originally slated to speak to the graduates.

Wisconsin Lutheran officials said Rev. Mark Jeske of St. Marcus Lutheran Church has agreed to serve as the commencement speaker.

Green Bay Packers, NFL teams cancel practice in response to Jacob Blake shooting

The Green Bay Packers officially postponed practice on Thursday, Aug. 27 in the wake of the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha. 

Catholic priests gather with Archbishop Listecki to pray for the people of Kenosha

The Catholic priests of Kenosha will gather Thursday, Aug. 27, for Mass at St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church to pray for the people of Kenosha and an end to violence.

4th night of protests in Kenosha remain calm, no reports of violence overnight

After three nights of chaos in Kenosha, the fourth night of protests appeared to be much calmer.