Nathan Halfmann pleaded guilty to two charges and was sentenced to eight years behind bars for his role in a standoff with law enforcement that shutdown I-94 in June 2019.
The transition to a virtual Democratic National Convention has led to many Milwaukee businesses missing an economic boon they had hoped would come for months. Now, businesses and the city itself are trying to find ways to boost the local economy.
Coronavirus case numbers in Milwaukee County have shown promising trends, but there is more progress that needs to be made to move forward with gating criteria for a full reopening.
As the train was just about to reach them, Officer Erika Urrea was able to pull the man out of the wheelchair and they both fell back onto the ground, her body camera video showed.
Officer Joseph Mensah is on paid suspension with the Wauwatosa Police Department, involved in three fatal shootings in five years. Protesters are calling for changes within the police department, calling out the mayor and common council along the way.
"We're hoping to find a buyer that can appreciate the history of the home, especially when it dates back to the mid-1800s."
The book is called “Disloyal: The True Story of the Former Personal Attorney to President Donald J. Trump.”
Prosecutors said on Sept. 21, Barasneh went to a Racine, Wisconsin, synagogue and spray-painted anti-Semitic words and phrases as well as a swastika and the symbol for “The Base” on the building.
An employee with the Wisconsin State Patrol has been released from the hospital after his cruiser was rear-ended in Dane County.
A recent study by Duke University researchers showed that while some masks are effective in helping prevent COVID-19 spread, others — like neck gaiters — do not appear to provide much benefit, and could potentially increase the risk of spreading the coronavirus through respiratory droplets.
He told investigators he was aware his license was suspended because he had recently been stopped and cited for, among other things, driving while suspended, prosecutors say.
Drivers 60 years of age, whose driver license expired after March 12, now have until Nov. 23 to renew their license.
This decision impacts all Horizon League sports that compete in the fall both for their championship season (men's and women's cross country, men's and women's soccer, volleyball) and for their non-championship segment (men's and women's golf, baseball, softball, men's and women's tennis).
Beginning Thursday, U.S. Facebook users who post about voting may start seeing an addendum to their messages -- labels directing readers to authoritative information about the upcoming presidential election.
Milwaukee businesses are left longing for the economic boon that was expected to come with the Democratic National Convention. Now, city leaders are asking for funding answers from the federal governemnt.
Milwaukee County Parks closed McKinley Beach after riptides there caused multiple drownings this summer. Now, city leaders are calling for change, too.
In light of events surrounding Wauwatosa Police Officer Joseph Mensah, a poll of officers showed that others in the department feel a lack of support from the city's leadership.
The Democratic National Convention's virtual format deals an economic blow to Milwaukee businesses and the city as a whole. City leaders are pressing the federal government for answers.
On Friday, Aug. 14, the Police and Fire Commission will discuss Officer Mensah's future with the department.
The staff from Serving Older Adults hosts cleanup day at McGovern Park on Thursday, Aug. 13.