Posted: 03/15/2007 - Nearly 10 years after the drug overdose of actor Chris Farley, his older brother is still trying to use the tragic story to get teens to stay away from alcohol and drugs.
Posted: 03/15/2007 - Governor Jim Doyle attended a holiday party last year at the home of Kenosha businessman Dennis Troha, who faces federal charges in connection with campaign donations to the governor.
Posted: 03/15/2007 - An engineering firm that was testing a factory's backup propane fuel system when a deadly explosion occurred says in a court filing that it was not to blame for the blast that killed three workers and injured dozens of others.
Updated: 03/16/2007 - UW has been combatting underage and binge drinking for years. Now administrators say their next effort may target student organizations. The University wants to revise its risk-management policy to reinforce the idea that student groups are liable if their members overdrink.
Posted: 03/15/2007 - An out-of-state political action committee that donated money to its Wisconsin arm must register in Wisconsin and disclose where it receives its funds.
Posted: 03/15/2007 - A state appeals court rules in another hunger strike case at the Waupun prison. The 4th District Court of Appeals said today a prisoner on an apparent hunger strike deserves a hearing on whether doctors can force-feed him.
Posted: 03/15/2007 - The Milwaukee Brewers might have to haul in the porta-potties for opening day if sanitary sewer line problems aren't fixed at Miller Park before then.
Posted: 03/15/2007 - A popular Irish bar and restaurant is destroyed by fire in La Crosse just a few days before St. Patrick's Day.
Posted: 03/15/2007 - A nurse resigned from the Wisconsin Veterans Home after allegations that she was rude to residents and failed to treat a wound led to federal citations.
Posted: 03/15/2007 - The woman murdered in the lobby of the Fox Lake municipal building was trying to sever ties with the man accused of killing her.
Updated: 03/16/2007 - A jury of 7 men and 5 women has retired for the night at the murder trial of Steven Avery. The jury began deliberations today, continuing for about four and a half hours.
Updated: 03/15/2007 - Detectives in Rockford, Illinois say they may know where a Janesville murder took place. A construction worker found the body of 27-year old Travel Hester yesterday morning at Riverside Park in Janesville.
Posted: 03/14/2007 - A special prosecutor asked jurors today to remember testimony about Steven Avery standing by a huge bonfire behind his garage on the day photographer Teresa Halbach was last seen alive.
Posted: 03/14/2007 - Court documents say the Fond du Lac man accused of killing his estranged wife in the lobby of the Fox Lake Police Department Sunday was involved in a domestic dispute with her earlier in the day.
Posted: 03/14/2007 - A man was rescued from the fast-moving waters of a Sheboygan County river after clinging to a tree for more than an hour last night.
Posted: 03/14/2007 - A maximum-security state prison in Green Bay remains on lockdown today more than a month after officials uncovered a troubling plot by some inmates.
Posted: 03/14/2007 - An elderly Kenosha man has 19 wooden crates and plastic tubs filled with bones in the basement of his farmhouse. The skeleton of a mammoth believed to be 12,500 years old was dug up on Hebior's farm in 1994.
Posted: 03/14/2007 - University of Wisconsin Chancellor John Wiley says he won't end its athletics contract with Adidas as a result of alleged abuses of workers' rights.