Posted: 12/12/2006 - Clear Channel Radio says high school and college sports are a better fit for listeners in Madison than progressive talk radio. Those are fightin' words in a city where "Impeach Bush" signs are common.
Posted: 12/12/2006 - The man who created the comic book superhero Green Lantern has died in Wisconsin. Martin Nodell died of natural causes at a nursing home in Muskego last weekend. He was 91.
Posted: 12/12/2006 - A student who admitted to spray painting bomb threats at Superior High School will spend his prom weekend behind bars. 18-year-old Aaron Scott Sislo pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor in Douglas County Circuit Court yesterday.
Posted: 12/12/2006 - Tribal leaders in Wisconsin are considering whether to allow its police officers to join the state's pension program. The Oneida Tribe initiated the discussion. Letters have been sent to all of the state's 11 tribes and bands asking whether they would be interested in joining the pension system.
Posted: 12/12/2006 - Police in Sheboygan Falls are trying to figure out how a live bomb got into a load of laundry at dry cleaner-laundromat business. Employees at Troy Cleaners and Launderers discovered the homemade explosive yesterday and called police.
Posted: 12/12/2006 - A construction company's plans to build an assisted-living facility in Mosinee is a go -- the second time around. The Mosinee Common Council has approved plans by KMK Construction of Freeport, Illinois.
Posted: 12/12/2006 - The gap in median incomes in the state's two largest cities is growing. An analysis by the Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance shows the median family income in Madison is about $64,000 compared to nearly $36,000 in Milwaukee.
Posted: 12/11/2006 - This is a busy time of year for foot traffic at the UW. The fall semester is coming to a close, and for many students that means late-night walks home from the library. Police and UW leaders are working together to make sure there isn't another sexual assault attack on campus.
Posted: 12/11/2006 - Madison Police say two sexual assault cases in the downtown area appear to be connected. According to police, both started and ended the same way, and both involved female UW-Madison students.
Posted: 12/11/2006 - There's an insanity plea today in the case of an Oconomowoc man accused of bludgeoning his mother to death with an ax as she slept. 28-year-old Mark Totzke is charged with first-degree intentional homicide in the August 10th slaying at the family's home
Posted: 12/11/2006 - The brother of a man who shot and killed his wife and then himself in Oshkosh last April is caring for 6 of the couple's 7 children.
Posted: 12/11/2006 - Attorneys say the state Supreme Court will decide whether pornographic images found on the school computer of a fired Cedarburg teacher should be made public.
Posted: 12/11/2006 - The speaker of the state Assembly today tapped a long-time critic of the UW System to lead the universities committee. Speaker Mike Huebsch selected Representative Steve Nass of Whitewater to chair the Assembly Colleges and Universities Committee.
Posted: 12/11/2006 - Visitation is scheduled today for the first of the 3 workers who died last week in the explosion at Milwaukee's Falk Corporation. The visitation for Thomas Letendre begins at 3:00pm this afternoon at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Milwaukee. His burial will be private.