Governor Scott Walker signed the biennial state budget into law this past Sunday, using his substantial line item veto power to eliminate 58 items from the document.
The Common Council has voted to continue requiring city workers to live in Milwaukee.
For a time Monday, it was difficult to access the Milwaukee Archdiocese website. It stalled, after the church released 6,000 pages of documents detailing its response to clergy sex abuse allegations, spanning decades.
Iron and Ashland counties are attempting to exert some control over the huge mine planned for northern Wisconsin.
One-hundred fifty years ago today, one of the fiercest and most important battles of the American Civil War began.