Friday Morning Wisconsin News Headlines

Posted Friday, June 1, 2012 --- 8:55 a.m.

Here is the latest Wisconsin news from The Associated Press:

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Neighbors say a 75-year-old Milwaukee man arrested for shooting a 13-year-old neighbor to death had been a repeated target of break-ins. The elderly man was arrested yesterday after waiting for police at the crime scene. Authorities say the boy was unarmed when he was shot in the street outside their homes.

TOWN OF TAYCHEEDAH, Wis. (AP) -- One person is dead and nine others injured after a car crossed into the path of a dozen motorcycles in eastern Wisconsin. Fond du Lac County Sheriff's Captain Dean Will says the bikers were headed back home to Michigan at the time of yesterday afternoon's crash. Will says the car crossed over the center line on Highway 151 and hit ten of the motorcycles.

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The Milwaukee Art Museum is hosting an exhibit of 19th century French posters. The posters were designed by artists including Pierre Bonnard and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. The exhibit opens today and runs through September 9th.

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- An Atlanta-based company plans to close a plant in North Carolina and build a new one in Rhinelander, Wis. Printpack says the Hendersonville, N.C., plant will close in the second half of 2013. The company took over plants in Hendersonville and Rhinelander in 1989 when it bought Daniels Packaging.

Copyright 2012. The Associated Press.

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