Posted: 02/08/2007 - State agencies have been asked to cut their budgets by 2% over the next 4 months to deal with a projected shortfall. The state will end the fiscal year $54 million short.
Posted: 02/08/2007 - Wisconsin school districts would have to teach Hmong history under a bill proposed by two state lawmakers. The Hmong Migration Education Act failed last year.
Posted: 02/08/2007 - Police say a grandson apparently is responsible for the death of his grandmother, after both were found dead in a Milwaukee house fire.
Posted: 02/08/2007 - A medical examiner says the teenage foreign exchange student who died at a cabin party in Lincoln County last fall was extremely intoxicated and had a rare neurological disease.
Posted: 02/08/2007 - Harley-Davidson said today the ongoing strike at its largest assembly plant means the motorcycle maker will miss shipment expectations for the first quarter.
Posted: 02/08/2007 - The Fond du Lac Humane Society says many of the surviving cats and dogs rescued from a Fond du Lac house are finding new homes.
Updated: 02/09/2007 - University of Wisconsin System leaders says their plan for an admissions policy that considers applicants' skin color is legal despite state laws saying race cannot be an admissions test.
Updated: 02/09/2007 - A new statewide registration system to reduce voter fraud still won't be ready in time for the April election. The registration system is already a year past the federal deadline for getting it up and running.
Posted: 02/08/2007 - The husband of the Racine native who lost her life in the 2003 Columbia disaster says the pressures of being a female astronaut is intense.
Posted: 02/08/2007 - Alliant Energy wants to build a coal-fired power plant in southwestern Wisconsin. The Madison utility is asking state regulators to build the $777 million plant in the Grant County community of Cassville, along the Mississippi River.
Posted: 02/07/2007 - The host of "America's Most Wanted" says he's seen no new evidence linking his son's unsolved kidnapping and slaying to Milwaukee serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer despite a recent report laying out a possible connection.
Posted: 02/07/2007 - An investigator says the mother of two girls was working and her live-in boyfriend was bowling when a fire in their trailer home killed two young girls.
Posted: 02/07/2007 - A group that represents about 5,000 restaurants across the state says it supports a proposed ban on smoking in bars, restaurants and all work places.
Posted: 02/07/2007 - Three Army Reserve officers, including one from Wisconsin, and a US contractor are indicted today in a bid-rigging scam.
Posted: 02/07/2007 - Attorneys are making slow progress in choosing jurors for the Steven Avery's murder trial. 3 more potential jurors have been chosen so far today.
Posted: 02/07/2007 - It's a bird native to Central America and one that's described as a grackle on steroids. Now, it's been spotted in Wisconsin for the first time.
Posted: 02/07/2007 - Hundreds of people packed a Menasha church last night to pay tribute to a Wisconsin soldier killed in Taji, Iraq last week.
Posted: 02/07/2007 - Governor Doyle announced today he wants the state to pay for expansion of the school choice program.