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Suspect in Custody After Woman Shot in Chest in Waunakee, Police Say

A suspect is in custody after a woman was shot in the chest early Friday evening in Waunakee, police said. Waunakee Police Chief Kevin Plendl said the victim was shot inside the Creekside Condominiums building on the 200 block of Kearney Way, and a male suspect was found inside another unit in the building. The…read more »

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Authorities in Wisconsin Searching for Missing Marshfield Teen

Authorities in Wisconsin are asking for the public’s help in the search for a missing Marshfield teen.  The Marshfield Police Department says 17-year-old Michael Atkins was last seen at his home Thursday afternoon and did not take his cell phone, wallet or essential medications.  Investigators say the 2006 Pontiac Vibe Atkins is driving was spotted…read more »

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Public Policy Polling Survey Gives Evers 5 Point Lead Over Walker

The first poll since Tuesday’s primary election gives Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tony Evers a five-point lead over incumbent Governor Scott Walker.  The Public Policy Polling survey shows Evers with 49-percent support, Walker at 44 percent and seven percent undecided.  The Evers campaign claims the poll is a sign that Wisconsin voters are ready for a…read more »

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Head Of Group Raising Awareness Of Sexual Assault Forced To Resign

The leader of Menasha-based Voices of Men has been forced out over his behavior toward women.  Shannon Kenevan apologized for his conduct.  The organization he headed is dedicated to raising awareness of sexual assault and improving the way men behave toward women.  Two women came forward reporting behavior by Kenevan which runs counter to the…read more »

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Wisconsin D-H-S Confirms First Human Case of West Nile Virus

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services is reporting the state’s first human case of West Nile Virus.  A resident of Dane County is the first confirmed infection of 2018.  State and local health officials are reminding people to protect themselves against mosquito bites in August and September.  A total of 51 human cases of West…read more »

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Remembrance Ceremony to be Held For Whitewater K-9 Officer

A remembrance ceremony will be held for Whitewater Police Department K-9 Officer, Ruso on Thursday, August 23rd at 6:30 p.m. A Pagoda Dogwood tree has been planted in Ruso’s honor. The tree and a memorial placard will be revealed at the ceremony and are placed in the Ray Trost Nature Preserve located off North Fremont…read more »

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