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Wisconsin pastor fasting until Congress passes climate bill

Sep. 26, 2021 15:51 PM EDT

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — A Kenosha pastor is fasting for climate change. The Rev. Jonathan Barker, pastor of Grace Lutheran Church, stopped eating on Saturday and said he will continue the protest until Congress passes a climate bill. Democrats pushed a...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 04:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Algoma 54, Green Bay N.E.W. Lutheran/Oneida/Providence Academy 6 Almond-Bancroft def. Loyal, forfeit Altoona 45, Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau 28 Amherst 29, Markesan 15 Appleton...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 04:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Algoma 50, Gibraltar 42 Alma/Pepin 54, Eleva-Strum 16 Altoona 33, Viroqua 14 Amherst 36, Spencer/Columbus Catholic 14 Appleton North 42, Neenah 7 ...

Judge: Prosecutors can't show Rittenhouse link to Proud Boys

Sep. 17, 2021 17:41 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A judge ruled Friday that prosecutors can't argue that a man who shot three people during a protest against police brutality in Wisconsin is affiliated with the Proud Boys or that he attacked a woman months before the shootings, bolstering his position as he prepares...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 11, 2021 05:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Algoma 22, Suring 6 Alma/Pepin 28, Whitehall 8 Altoona 30, Baldwin-Woodville 21 Amherst 26, Wittenberg-Birnamwood 19 Arcadia 22, Westby 14 Arrowhead 49,...

3 sisters from Racine climb one of world's highest mountains

Sep. 11, 2021 01:09 AM EDT

RACINE, Wis. (AP) — Elizabeth DeKraay Dunlap never wants to see an energy drink or energy bar again. “They’re just disgusting,” she said. Elizabeth, along with her two sisters, Carolyn DeKraay Dickens and Sarah DeKraay, had to drink an...

Man pleads guilty to burning business during protest

Sep. 08, 2021 17:10 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A federal judge sentenced a Madison man Wednesday to five years in prison for trying to burn down a jewelry store during a police brutality protest last year. A grand jury indicted charged 46-year-old Willie Tremaine Johnson with two counts of...

Wisconsin Marine, hurt in Kabul, recovering at Walter Reed

Sep. 03, 2021 18:44 PM EDT

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — A Marine from Kenosha is recovering after being injured in the blast outside the Kabul airport that left 13 U.S. service members dead. Lance Cpl. Romel Finley III was critically injured in the suicide bombing Aug. 26 that killed more than 170...

Blake, paralyzed in police shooting, hopeful he'll walk soon

Aug. 30, 2021 08:54 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — A Black man who was left paralyzed from the waist down after he was shot in the back by a white police officer in Wisconsin expects to be walking soon, an accomplishment he says is tempered by fears of it happening again. Jacob...

Rittenhouse lawyer: Defense donors none of state's business

Aug. 25, 2021 14:47 PM EDT

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — An attorney for the Illinois teen accused of killing two men and wounding a third during a protest in Wisconsin last summer says he doesn't know who donated to his client's defense and therefore cannot produce any names. Attorney Mark Richards was...