Posted: 11/01/2006 - Governor Doyle says that even if an advisory referendum on the death penalty is passed Tuesday, such a bill probably wouldn't make it to his desk.
Posted: 11/01/2006 - Firefighters responded to an electrical fire at the Melody Mill in Aniwa on Tuesday night. The fire was initially extinguished, but later reignited. Authorities say no one was hurt and the cause appears to be electrical.
Posted: 11/01/2006 - A former municipal judge in Racine County has waived his preliminary hearing on charges he exchanged room and board and access to prescription drugs for sex.
Posted: 11/01/2006 - A state appeals court on Wednesday ordered a new trial for a Kenosha man because his attorney didn't call any witnesses to verify his alibi.
Posted: 11/01/2006 - Former Wisconsin Governor Tommy Thompson said on Wednesday he'll campaign for Republicans nationwide as he mulls a presidential bid in 2008.
Posted: 11/01/2006 - About a hundred Democratic Party faithful packed a coffee house in Prairie Du Chien to greet Governor Doyle at the first of several campaign stops planned on Wednesday.
Posted: 11/01/2006 - Bus companies are taking extra safety precautions after a 4-year-old girl was left on a school bus in Chippewa Falls. Chippewa Yellow Bus Company says it will install alarms on all 60 of its buses.
Posted: 11/01/2006 - A memorial service is planned Friday for the foreign exchange student who died after drinking heavily in Lincoln County. 17-year-old Arnaud Bernard Van den Berghe died last Friday after he was found not breathing at a town of Bradley cabin owned by a county supervisor.
Updated: 11/01/2006 - The state Supreme Court says it will wait until after next week's election to take up Republican Mark Green's appeal of an order that his gubernatorial campaign give up $468,000 in donations.
Posted: 10/31/2006 - 17 alleged members and associates of a Milwaukee street gang were named in a federal indictment on Tuesday accusing them of being part of a drug trafficking ring.
Posted: 10/31/2006 - The owner of a Milwaukee nightclub has reached an agreement that would settle federal charges that the club discriminated against black patrons.
Posted: 10/31/2006 - The family of Teresa Halbach says today's one-year anniversary of her disappearance and death is difficult, but that every day has been hard without her. Steven Avery and his nephew Brendan Dassey are accused of killing the 25-year-old woman and burning her body.
Posted: 10/31/2006 - Republican congressional challenger Dave Magnum has put more than $500,000 of his own money into his race against Democratic Congresswoman Tammy Baldwin.
Posted: 10/31/2006 - Northwest Airlines plans to end nonstop service from Milwaukee to Los Angeles, Las Vegas and Orlando effective January 2nd. The airline says the flights to be discontinued weren't meeting financial expectations because of the high cost of jet fuel.