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Environment
10:00 am
Fri August 2, 2013

Humans and Salamanders Lay Claim to Former Ammo Plant

Neotenic tiger salamander in Badger Army Ammuntion Plant reservoir. Photo taken May 10, 2013
Credit John Janzen

Many groups want a voice in the Sauk Prairie Recreation Area's design, while salamanders already have settled in.

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Politics & Government
8:27 am
Fri August 2, 2013

Milwaukee Attorney Will Head State Judicial Commission

The Wisconsin Judicial Commission has nine members and jurisdiction over 500 judges at all levels of judiciary.

Milwaukee Asst. District Attorney Jeremiah Van Hecke will become the new executive director of the Wisconsin Judicial Commission on August 28.

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Politics & Government
8:14 am
Fri August 2, 2013

Moore, Pocan Seek Special Protection for LGBT Youth

Milwaukee Congresswoman Gwen Moore and Madison Congressman Mark Pocan want language protecting LGBT runaway and homeless youth  added to a bill up for reauthorization in Congress.

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Regional
1:00 am
Fri August 2, 2013

Wisconsin Sikh Community Honors Victims on Temple Shooting Anniversary

Worshippers listen to prayers at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in Oak Creek
Erin Toner

Every Sunday, hundreds of worshippers descend on the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in Oak Creek, the site of a mass shooting last summer.

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Politics & Government
5:17 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

Six Bills Would Toughen Wisconsin's Drunk Driving Laws

One bill lawmakers are considering would make the third OWI conviction a felony
Credit photos.com


Two GOP lawmakers say the state’s OWI statutes are weaker than those in the rest of the nation.

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