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Janesville Man Arrested for Seventh OWI

A Janesville man was arrested for his seventh OWI after attempting to run away from police early Sunday morning. 39 year old Pharon J. Voegeli was stopped in the area of Milton Avenue and Mt. Zion Street for failing to stop at a stop sign at 12:32 a.m., according to the Janesville Police Department. Upon…read more »

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$1M Bail Set for Man Charged with Killing Missing Girl’s Mom

Cash bond is set at $1 million for a 34-year-old man accused of killing a missing girl’s mother in Milwaukee. Dariaz Higgins appeared in court Sunday on charges including first-degree intentional homicide. Higgins is accused of fatally shooting 24-year-old Sierra Robinson and wounding another woman last week. Higgins is the father of 2-year-old Noelani Robinson.…read more »

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Evacuated Residents Allowed to Return Home in Green Bay

Officials say Green Bay residents who evacuated their homes can return as floodwaters recede. Green Bay Metro Fire Department lifted its emergency evacuation order at 10 a.m. Sunday for an eight- to 10-block area around the East River. Warm weather, rapidly melting snow and rain led to flooding Thursday night and Friday morning. The Green…read more »

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Crash Involving Oakhill Prison Transit Van Sends Seven to Hospital

Seven people are recovering from injuries suffered in a collision involving an Oakhill Correctional Institution transit van.  Dane County sheriff’s deputies say a Sun Prairie woman failed to obey a stop sign and struck the van around 5:45 this morning (Friday) in the town of Oregon.  Six inmates in the Oakhill van were taken to…read more »

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Milwaukee P-D Seeking Assistance in Minnesota Locating Two-Year-Old Girl

A nationwide search is on for two-year-old Noelani Robinson of Milwaukee.  Authorities believe she might be with someone in Minnesota after her father murdered her mother and abducted the girl.  Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales says Dariaz Higgins is a “cold-blooded killer” involved in human trafficking, and has been lying to investigators trying to locate…read more »

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Senators Johnson and Baldwin Introduce Bill to Delist Gray Wolf

U-S Senators Ron Johnson and Tammy Baldwin are co-sponsoring legislation that would delist the gray wolf in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan and Wyoming.  The Interior Department is moving foward with a rule to remove gray wolves from the Endangered Species List and a 60-day public comment period opened today (Friday).  Their bill would allow states and…read more »

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