Posted: 03/07/2007 - A judge has officially dismissed Attorney General JB Van Hollen's lawsuit accusing a Democratic-leaning group of defaming him during his campaign.
Posted: 03/07/2007 - A state arson investigator told a jury in Steven Avery's murder trial today that tires were burned in a pit behind Avery's house.
Posted: 03/07/2007 - The US military is pressing Oshkosh Truck to produce hundreds more new combat trucks in the coming months because they've been able to withstand blasts from roadside bombs.
Posted: 03/07/2007 - Governor Jim Doyle says campaign donations from indicted businessman Dennis Troha "absolutely" did not come with expectations that Doyle would look favorably upon Troha's bid to build a casino in Kenosha.
Posted: 03/07/2007 - A Wisconsin couple is suing to overturn a ruling that their police officer son committed suicide in 2001. Mary and Terry Hoeft of Rice Lake aren't seeking any money in their lawsuit.
Posted: 03/07/2007 - Tourist spending in Wisconsin increased by more than 8% to nearly $13 billion last year. A study released by the state Tourism Department spending was up nearly $500 million to nearly $5 billion during the busy summer season.
Posted: 03/07/2007 - A West Bend father accused of driving drunk and causing a highway crash that killed his son and injured 4 others is criminally charged today.
Posted: 03/07/2007 - The Legislative Fiscal Bureau says Governor Doyle's budget proposal falls short of his promise to pay 2/3 of state public education costs.
Posted: 03/06/2007 - Teachers, staff members and students are mourning the death of a longtime Appleton kindergarten teacher who died in an Outagamie County traffic crash.
Updated: 03/07/2007 - The Rock County district attorney is reviewing hundreds of pages of investigative reports, photos and other items in the slaying of a mother and her two teenage children near Janesville.
Posted: 03/06/2007 - A divided state appeals court has upheld a life prison sentence for a Land O' Lakes man convicted of murdering his wife by poisoning her and drowning her in a toilet bowl.
Posted: 03/06/2007 - Sears is benefiting from its acquisition of Lands' End of Dodgeville. In a letter to shareholders this month, Sears Chairman Edward Lampert says Lands' End had a record year in profitability in catalog, online and "inlet" stores.
Posted: 03/06/2007 - The Green Lake County coroner has determined the man and two children who died in a house fire last week in Markesan died from smoke inhalation.
Posted: 03/06/2007 - An FBI chemist was back on the stand today testifying about a vial of blood central to Steven Avery's defense. Steven Avery is on trial for the alleged murder of photographer Teresa Halbach in 2005.
Posted: 03/06/2007 - Governor Doyle signed a bill today allowing bars to remain open until 3:30 am early Sunday and on the night that daylight-saving time kicks in in future years.