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Wisconsin tops 18,000 in positive tests for the coronavirus

May. 30, 2020 5:14 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Wisconsin has topped 18,000 in positive test results for the coronavirus, state health officials reported Saturday. The update showed 523 new cases of COVID-19 in the past day, for a total of 18, 230. There were 20 new deaths, increasing the total to 588. Kenosha County officials reported...

Wisconsin inmates fear overcrowded prisons during pandemic

May. 22, 2020 6:53 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Mia White, an inmate at the Robert E. Ellsworth Correctional Center, has numerous health problems including an enlarged heart, which makes it hard to breathe. But when her doctor recommended, she leave the prison to get medical care, White refused — fearful of being placed into...

115th Fighter Wing flyover salutes COVID-19 workers

May. 12, 2020 8:11 AM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Across Wisconsin, F-16 pilots from the Wisconsin Air National Guard will be saluting health care workers and first responders on the front lines of the cornonavirus pandemic by flying over 17 cities. From Kenosha to La Crosse to Eau Claire and Green Bay, the salute called Wings Over...

The Latest: Madison allows homeless to camp in certain parks

May. 7, 2020 8:12 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on the coronavirus outbreak in Wisconsin (all times local): 7:15 p.m. The city of Madison is allowing homeless people to camp in certain city parks and greenways to help protect them against the coronavirus. Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway signed an emergency order on Thursday....

Potawatomi, Zilber to redevelop former Kenosha dog track

Apr. 24, 2020 11:54 AM EDT

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — The Forest County Potawatomi Community plans to transform the former dog track in Kenosha into a mixed-use development of apartments, offices and industrial buildings. The Potawatomi tribe is working with Milwaukee developer Zilber Property Group on the project at the former 240-acre...

State agents investigate deadly police pursuit in Kenosha

Apr. 9, 2020 7:42 AM EDT

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — A police pursuit in Kenosha has ended with a deadly crash. Officers were responding to reports of a shooting Wednesday when they spotted a vehicle believed to be the suspect's, according to police. The driver sped away and a pursuit began. WITI-TV reports the suspect vehicle was...