Wisconsin Headlines For Tuesday Morning

Posted: Tuesday, December 18, 2012 -- 8:05 a.m.

GREENDALE, Wis. (AP) -- An 82-year-old pedestrian died last night in the Milwaukee suburb of Greendale as she was trying to cross a street near Southridge mall. Authorities say the woman was hit by a Jimmy John's delivery driver.

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) -- A new exhibit at the Civil War Museum in Kenosha is showing images and artifacts from some of the hundreds of movies and TV shows about Abraham Lincoln. The exhibit called "Lincoln in the Movies" runs through the end of May.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin's state cartographer is releasing a new online map to help people learn to pronounce difficult-sounding places like Oconomowoc and the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. The Pronounce Wisconsin map lets people click on a place name and hear how it sounds. It includes pronunciations for more than 1,700 locations.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Hunger-relief programs across Wisconsin will split more than $600,000 in donations from a group of newspapers. The money raised by publications in 10 Gannett (guh-NEHT') Wisconsin Media markets will benefit 89 food pantries and programs across the state.

Copyright 2012: Associated Press

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