Posted: 11/27/2006 - A Dane County judge has ruled in favor of animal rights activists who want to build a protest museum between two primate research labs. A judge ruled that a contract between the activists and a business owner for the purchase of property near the UW research labs is valid.
Posted: 11/27/2006 - The safety numbers are in for the 9-day deer hunt that ended Sunday. The Department of Natural Resources today says there were 10 shooting accidents and 1 fatality -- a 49-year-old Eau Claire hunter killed during a deer drive in Clark County.
Posted: 11/27/2006 - A former state employee began serving her 18-month prison sentence today for steering a contract to a donor of Governor Doyle. The Federal Bureau of Prisons says Georgia Thompson is being transported to a federal facility.
Posted: 11/27/2006 - The 12-year-old girl accused of trying to kill a classmate with a metal pick comb is scheduled in Kenosha County Circuit Court today. The 7th-grader is charged with attempted homicide after stabbing another 12-year-old girl who attended Lincoln Middle School.
Posted: 11/27/2006 - Mail-order Christmas tree sales are a growing business for farms in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Their customers are most likely to come from the coasts or the South.
Posted: 11/27/2006 - An aging coalition is urging seniors to take another look at their Medicare drug coverage. 840,000 elderly and disabled Wisconsinites are eligible for the benefit. 18 new coverage plans are among the 54 currently available.
Posted: 11/27/2006 - One of the men accused of vandalizing one of Wisconsin's best-known religious shrines will have a jury status hearing today in West Bend.
Posted: 11/27/2006 - He was 18, on his way to UW Madison to study science, when tragedy struck. Eric McNew of Mount Horeb died in August when an undertow swept him into Lake Michigan in Door county. A piece of rescue equipment may have helped save Eric's life, but the local fire department didn't have it. They do now, the Eric Wayne McNew Rescue Boat.
Posted: 11/27/2006 - The regular gun season for hunting deer has wrapped up. But, the hunt continues in the state's special wasting disease zones. The gun season in the CWD zones continues through December 10th. Hunters can shoot up to 4 deer of either gender daily.
Posted: 11/24/2006 - An attorney suing a cranberry farmer says Wisconsin Attorney General-elect JB Van Hollen's promise to dismiss a lawsuit against the farmer could be tainted by his work for the law firm defending the man.
Posted: 11/24/2006 - A man was killed in a construction accident when he fell from the roof of a building at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh campus Friday. Officer Joe Schroeder of the campus police force says it appears to be a work-related accident.