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.
Posted: 03/06/2007 - Wausau's school board has expelled the two West High School students charged with making a bomb threat that closed the school for a day last month.
Posted: 03/06/2007 - Senate Democrats are introducing a bill that would force hospitals to supply emergency contraception to rape victims.
Posted: 03/06/2007 - State officials say the public will not be charged to access a popular and Web site listing people's criminal records, even though a proposed law change would allow that to happen.
Posted: 03/05/2007 - A former prison inmate told police he was a werewolf and could change shapes after he was arrested for breaking into a Fond du Lac woman's apartment.
Posted: 03/05/2007 - A University of Wisconsin law professor says his comments about the Hmong people have caused pain ... but he says he's been misquoted and misunderstood.
Updated: 03/06/2007 - A fire that destroyed an Evansville restaurant last month is now being called suspicious. The Angus Haus and the building's three upstairs apartments burned down February 13th.
Posted: 03/05/2007 - Wisconsin's winter recreation industry is in much better shape as it enters the final few weeks of the season than it was during much of it's start.
Posted: 03/05/2007 - A fire caused extensive damage to a gas station in Madison. It broke out just after 6:00 this morning on the 2700 block of East Washington Avenue.
Posted: 03/05/2007 - The OJ Simpson case came up today in the murder trial of Steven Avery, when an FBI expert testified about a test of blood that was also used in the Simpson case.
Posted: 03/05/2007 - A spokesman for Supreme Court candidate Annette Ziegler says she will return $500 in contributions she accepted which were in excess of what the law allows.
Posted: 03/05/2007 - Two snowmobilers lost their lives in separate crashes over the weekend.
Posted: 03/05/2007 - Federal lawmakers are meeting in Chicago today to talk about Great Lakes pollution. Topics include cutting mercury levels and PCB contamination, banning sewage dumping and stopping invasive species.
Posted: 03/05/2007 - The deadly tornado at Enterprise High School in Alabama has school administrators here reviewing safety plans.
Posted: 03/05/2007 - A West Bend father could face charges in a highway crash that killed his 9-year-old son and injured two more of his children.
Posted: 03/05/2007 - School districts adding new 4-year-old kindergarten programs are partnering with private day care centers in order to give parents more options.