A suspect in a Twin Ports crime spree that culminated in an hours-long standoff later told a detective he had been using methemphetamine, according to a second criminal complaint filed in the case. 30-year-old Cody Lee Walker-Nelson now faces 26 charges in two states.
Gov. Tony Evers and legislative Democrats are reviving an attempt to eliminate a property tax paid by businesses that Republicans have long supported getting rid of. Evers vetoed a Republican version of the repeal earlier this year, saying it had several problems.
Wisconsin health officials are renewing their call for people to get vaccinated, wear masks and avoid indoor gatherings over the Labor Day weekend as the state's COVID-19 case average soars. Wisconsin's seven-day case average is the highest since January.