WASHINGTON ISLAND, Wis. (AP) — A city official in West Bend died in a hunting accident after apparently shooting himself during the weekend opener of the gun-deer season.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — On the day of the Wisconsin spring primary in February, Peter German was determined to vote.
In between strained breaths, German — a freshman from West Bend...
TOWN OF SAUKVILLE, Wis. (AP) — Sheriff's officials say a driver who struck and killed a man trimming grass along a ditch in Ozaukee County was intoxicated at the time.
WEST BEND, Wis. (AP) — Many dairy processing plants across Wisconsin have more product than they can handle and that's forced farmers to begin dumping their milk down the drain.
2019-20 ASSOCIATED PRESS GIRLS BASKETBALL ALL-STATE TEAM
Player of the Year: Lexi Donarski, La Crosse Aquinas (unanimous)
Coach of the year: Dave Donarski, La Crosse Aquinas
Here is The Associated Press Wisconsin prep basketball poll for the week of January 6, with first-place votes in parentheses, record, and total points, as voted upon by a statewide panel of sports...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The family of a Wisconsin woman is suing the state's Division of Motor Vehicles alleging she broke her wrist after an agency employee told her she had to walk without her cane to...
WEST BEND, Wis. (AP) — It's hard to regard Ellie as a menace.
When Greg Manteufel is frustrated or feeling down, she sits by him. At night, she sleeps under his covers. At dinner, she's...
WEST BEND, Wis. (AP) — Officials say a 2-year-old boy died in an apparent drowning in the town of West Bend.
Authorities say fire crews from Slinger, paramedics and deputies with the...
TOWN OF JACKSON, Wis. (AP) — Two men have died and three others have been injured in a head-on crash in Washington County.
Sheriff's officials say an eastbound vehicle on Highway NN near...
KEWASKUM, Wis. (AP) — The West Bend school superintendent says three students were examined at a hospital after a school bus collided with another vehicle.
The Washington County Sheriff's Office says the crash happened Monday evening at an intersection in the Township of Kewaskum.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin National Guard medical evacuation unit is headed to Florida to help that state recover from Hurricane Michael.
The state Department of Military Affairs says Gov. Scott Walker received a request for assistance from Florida officials and issued an executive order Wednesday authorizing a National Guard call-up to help.
WEST BEND, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin National Guard says it's prepared to assist in the response to Hurricane Florence.
The Guard says four of its West Bend-based Blackhawk helicopters and around 24 crew members left Wisconsin on Friday for Maryland, where they'll stand by in case civil authorities request their help.
The Blackhawks are medivac helicopters with hoist and medical treatment capabilities.
WEST BEND, Wis. (AP) — Lost for about 70 years, dog tags found with a metal detector in Colorado by a stranger have been returned to the family of a Washington County veteran.
Mary Seiser of West Bend was contacted Feb. 2 with an unexpected text message, which read, "Hi, my name is Major Zachariah Fike, U.S. Army, texting about your father, Franklin H. Schwamb. His dog tags were found 21 years ago at Camp Hale, Colorado, and the man who found them would like to return them to your family."
TRENTON, Wis. (AP) — A Trenton man has died after becoming trapped under a weed-cutting boat on a Washington County lake.
The sheriff's office says deputies were called to Wallace Lake about noon Wednesday after a resident saw the capsized boat about 50 yards off shore. The first deputy arriving at the scene went into the water and tried to free the man, but was unsuccessful.
WEST BEND, Wis. (AP) — Police investigating a sexual assault suspect discovered hundreds of snakes, mice and other small animals, including some that had died, in the foul-smelling basement of his southeastern Wisconsin home.
West Bend police say officers found 160 snakes, more than 250 mice, as well as geckos and frogs in the house Thursday. The snakes ranged from 6 inches to 2 feet (15 to 61 centimeters) in length.
Many were in poor health. Several dead snakes and mice were also removed.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota's education secretary is leaving his post this summer to take a school superintendent's job in Wisconsin.
Don Kirkegaard said Tuesday he will step down as secretary of the South Dakota Department of Education in July. Kirkegaard says he has accepted a job as superintendent of schools for the West Bend School District in West Bend, Wisconsin.
WEST BEND, Wis. (AP) — When it comes to the Milwaukee Braves, whose fault was it?
The Daily News reports that Patrick Steele's book, "Home of the Braves: The Battle for Baseball in Milwaukee," hopes to answer those questions that still simmer in the minds of baseball fans in Milwaukee and throughout in Wisconsin a half-century later, while also providing a different prospective on what went down leading to the Braves leaving Milwaukee for Atlanta in 1965.