Updated: 02/05/2007 - ATC wants to build a new transmission line that would run from just north of Lake Mendota to Waunakee. Monday, The PSC, which has final say over whether the project is approved, heard from citizens, many of whom are worried about what the power lines will do to the environment and possibly their health.
Updated: 02/06/2007 - Former Dane County Sheriff Gary Hamblin will head the state Justice Department's crime labs. Attorney General JB Van Hollen announced Hamblin's hiring today as administrator of the Division of Law Enforcement Services.
Posted: 02/05/2007 - Harley-Davidson Incorporated officials and the union representing striking workers at the company's largest manufacturing plant will meet tomorrow with a federal mediator in hopes of ending the walkout.
Posted: 02/05/2007 - Efforts are moving along nicely to promote the profitability of cow manure in the state. That's the word from Timm Johnson, executive director of the Wisconsin Agricultural Stewardship Initiative.
Posted: 02/05/2007 - Chicago Bears fans are starting to sound like Chicago Cubs fans. Several dejected Bears backers uttered variations of the Cubs' fan refrain "Wait 'til next season" today when asked about Chicago's 29-17 Super Bowl loss to the Indianapolis Colts.
Posted: 02/05/2007 - Federal agents will give you $1,000 if you can tell them who shot a bald eagle in Minnesota. Officials with the US Fish and Wildlife Service say a hiker found the carcass in the Sandstone Unit of the Rice Lake National Wildlife Refuge in January.
Posted: 02/05/2007 - Jury selection is under way at Manitowoc in the murder trial for Steven Avery. The 44-year-old along with his teenage nephew are accused of killing 25-year-old photographer Teresa Halbach on Halloween 2005.
Posted: 02/05/2007 - A 13-year-old Stratford boy has made it into the record book with his 519-pound trophy bear. The bear bagged by Jacob Trierweiler has officially made the Boone and Crockett record book.
Posted: 02/05/2007 - Hundreds of students have earned admission to UW-Madison, but haven't been able to study in the major of their choice. The student have been diverted to "limited enrollment" programs because there's no room in the major they want.
Posted: 02/05/2007 - A Madison lawmaker is introducing a bill that would allow some 17-year-olds to vote in Wisconsin primaries. The measure would allow 17-year-olds to vote in primaries if they would turn 18 by the date of the next general election.
Posted: 02/05/2007 - A judge reduces the bail for two Oshkosh parents accused of mentally harming their 13-year-old daughter. Winnebago County Circuit Judge Barbara Key today allowed Clint and Lynn Engstrom to be free from jail on $10,000 signature bonds.
Updated: 02/05/2007 - Experts believe 1 of 18 whooping cranes from Wisconsin may have survived the storms that struck Florida.
Updated: 02/04/2007 - The Oneida County Sheriff's Department says a 61-year-old snowmobiler was killed in a crash with a semi-tractor trailer in the Town of Woodboro.
Updated: 02/04/2007 - Wisconsin's farms are losing money and dairy farms are among the worst performers. That's according to an annual report from the University of Wisconsin.
Updated: 02/04/2007 - The spat over the college tuition pact between Minnesota and Wisconsin has the potential to affect thousands more students than just those attending the major universities.
Updated: 02/05/2007 - Monday starts a long six weeks for Teresa Halbach's family. Jury selection starts in Manitowoc in the murder trial of Steven Avery. He's accused of killing the 25-year-old photographer and then burning her body.