More Headlines

500 Troops Set To Return Wednesday and Saturday

Posted: 11/08/2006 - More than 500 National Guard soldiers are returning to Wisconsin on Wednesday and Saturday. The 2nd Battalion, 128th Infantry has been in Kuwait for about a year after a couple months of training at Camp Shelby, Mississippi.

Read More

Enrollment in 4-year-old Kindergarten Climbs 15%

Posted: 11/08/2006 - Enrollment in 4-year-old kindergarten in Wisconsin has grown 15% this year. The Department of Public Instruction says there are about 24,000 students enrolled in public 4-K programs in 257 school districts.

Read More

Air Quality Advisory Issued for Wednesday in 26 Counties

Posted: 11/08/2006 - 26 counties in Wisconsin are under an air quality watch Wednesday because of ozone and particle pollution. The dirty particle from power plants, factories and vehicle exhaust are hanging in the air over the region because weather conditions are stagnant.

Read More

Wisconsin Votes Against Gay Marriage, for Death Penalty

Posted: 11/08/2006 - Gay rights advocates targeted Wisconsin as the one place they might be able to turn the tide of state constitutional amendments banning gay marriage. Wisconsin is among 7 states that voted to ban such marriages.

Read More

Green Bay Schools Use Volunteers to Ensure Safety at Polls

Posted: 11/08/2006 - Due to recent security threats at Green Bay schools, authorities enlisted the help of volunteers, many of them college students, on Tuesday to ensure safety as voters went to the polls at schools.

Read More

Toddler Trapped in Vending Machine Gets Toy Offers

Posted: 11/08/2006 - The Wisconsin toddler who was trapped in a vending machine while fishing for toys has finally received his coveted SpongeBob toy. Since news of his episode spread around the world, the boy's family says they've been inundated by calls from around the world.

Read More

Doyle Looks Ahead to Achieving Goals

Posted: 11/08/2006 - Bolstered by a Democratic Senate and party gains in the Assembly, Governor Doyle is looking ahead to achieving goals he pressed for in his hard-fought campaign for re-election.

Read More

Van Hollen Beats Falk in Tight AG Race

Posted: 11/08/2006 - JB Van Hollen says he plans to be an attorney general that both Democrats and Republicans can be proud of. The Republican candidate focused on his background as a tough prosecutor to defeat Kathleen Falk in yesterday's election.

Read More

Green Concedes in Governor's Race

Posted: 11/08/2006 - Republican Mark Green has conceded the governor's race to incumbent Jim Doyle. Green told supporters he knew his candidacy was a long shot, that beating an incumbent would be tough in a challenging year for Republicans.

Read More

Governor Doyle Wins Re-Election

Posted: 11/08/2006 - Governor Doyle defeats Republican challenger Mark Green to become the first Democrat re-elected governor in 32 years. Doyle made his support for stem cell research a pivotal issue in the hard-fought governor's race.

Read More

Kagen Wins Open House Seat in Northeastern Wisconsin

Posted: 11/08/2006 - A millionaire doctor new to politics wins election in the 8th Congressional District. Steve Kagen beats veteran lawmaker John Gard in the hotly contested House race in northeastern Wisconsin.

Read More

Voting Extended at Madison School After Bomb Threat

Posted: 11/08/2006 - Voting was back to normal at Madison East High School after a bomb threat there on Tuesday. State Elections Board executive director Kevin Kennedy says voting stopped there late Tuesday morning so a search could be conducted.

Read More

Wisconsin Communities Vote on Bringing Troops Home

Posted: 11/07/2006 - Some voters in Wisconsin have sent a clear message to President Bush about Iraq get out. Milwaukee is among 10 communities across Wisconsin that voted on referendums asking whether the United States should pull troops from Iraq.

Read More

Incumbent Congressmen Win Re-Election

Posted: 11/07/2006 - Incumbent congressional members from Wisconsin won re-election to the House. Republicans Jim Sensenbrenner and Paul Ryan keep their seats, as well as Democrats Ron Kind, David Obey, Gwen Moore and Tammy Baldwin.

Read More

Amendment Passes Banning Gay Marriage

Posted: 11/07/2006 - Wisconsin voters favored an amendment that would add two sentences to the state constitution to define marriage as a union of one man and one woman.

Read More

Except for One Site, Polls Closed in Wisconsin

Posted: 11/07/2006 - Voters throughout Wisconsin have exercised their right to vote for the candidates of their choice. Except for one site in Madison, polls have closed in the Badger State. Only Madison East High School remains open until 9:00pm.

Read More

World War II Veteran Honored

Posted: 11/07/2006 - Veterans Day is this weekend but one local man was honored for his war contributions today. Alfred Endres recieved the French Legion of Honor Award.

Read More

Milwaukee Poll Workers Told to Pull Warning to Felons

Posted: 11/07/2006 - Milwaukee poll workers were ordered today to take down signs warning paroled felons they couldn't vote. The state Elections Board executive director, Kevin Kennedy, says some voters complained about the signs.

Read More
NBC15 615 Forward Drive Madison, Wisconsin 53711 Business: 608-274-1515 Newsroom: 608-274-1500
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability