A firefighter and a civilian are dead after an altercation at an Appleton, Wis., transit center. Firefighter Mitch Lundgaard, a 14-year veteran of the Appleton Fire Department, was married and had three children.
Special counsel Robert Mueller's report says President Donald Trump repeatedly sought to seize control of the Russia probe. The report scrutinizes 10 incidents, including Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey, the president's directive to have Mueller fired, and efforts to encourage witnesses not to cooperate.
A new Marquette University poll shows Wisconsin residents support key portions of Gov. Tony Evers' agenda, including raising the minimum wage, spending more on special education and legalizing medical marijuana. But most opposed to Evers' proposed gas tax increase.
After a successful benefit on Saturday, Lori Becicka's friends have now set up a GoFundMe page to help her go to Texas for alternative treatments. The Pengilly woman is battling terminal bladder cancer.
Federal inspectors say there's no evidence that opioids were being "indiscriminately prescribed" at the Tomah Veterans Affairs Medical Center despite years of allegations. The report does say the hospital can improve on its pain treatments.
The Homegrown Music Festival is building on the success of its Winter Fiasco by adding five new venues in the Lincoln Park Craft District for the main festival this spring. The festival runs April 28 to May 5.
More U.S. beef is being recalled because it may be contaminated with salmonella. A unit of Brazil's JBS is now recalling a total of more than 12 million pounds of raw beef that was shipped around the country.
Elm Pet Foods is the latest maker of dog food to issue a recall over elevated levels of vitamin D, which can cause kidney failure at high enough levels. Similar recalls have been issued by ANF Inc., Sunshine Mills Inc., Natural Life Pet Products, and Nutrisca over the last month.
Jennie-O-Turkey is recalling more than 91,000 pounds of raw turkey in an ongoing salmonella outbreak. The products include 1-pound packages of raw, ground turkey that had a use-by date of October 1 or 2, but could still be in freezers.
For the first time this year, a monthly survey indicates the rural economy in the Midwest and Plains is shrinking. An economist says the survey of bankers in Minnesota and nine other states indicates the farm sector continues to be weakened by tariffs and low commodity prices.
Republican Pete Stauber and Democrat Joe Radinovich both lost their home counties in Tuesday's 8th Congressional District election. Radinovich won parts of the Iron Range, but at a narrower margin than Rick Nolan's victory two years ago.
Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald says his department has now received more than 2,100 tips in the Jayme Closs investigation, and most of them have already been checked. He asks people to continue providing tips by calling 1-855-744-3879 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Justice Department's watchdog faults former FBI Director James Comey for breaking with established protocol in his handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation. But it found that his decisions were not driven by political bias.