The efforts of the American Red Cross Northwest Wisconsin Chapter were recognized and rewarded Tuesday afternoon as Xcel Energy Wisconsin and Michigan presented a donation of $10,000 to help in recovery efforts from the flooding that occurred this past summer.
Sen. Ron Johnson and challenger Russ Feingold didn't interrupt one another or hurl insults in their Friday debate. The presidential debates between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have been marked by frequent interruptions and harsh rhetoric.
Walker said in a statement Friday that "One of the many reasons Wisconsin remains a popular tourism destination is our magnificent wildlife. With the help of our students, we want this year's State Capitol Christmas tree to reflect the beauty of our great state."
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Mark Graham knew his son, an ROTC cadet who was studying to be a military physician, was struggling with sadness, but said he didn't realize the depth of his depression until it was too late.
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says the state's growing wolf population or increased hunting activity may have contributed to a significant increase in the number of hunting dogs killed by wolves during the bear season.
Crews are working to remove a non-toxic chemical from a derailed tank car south of Superior after a leak from the car was stopped. Mitigation crews are removing octene from the damaged car and the area around the car.