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Veterinarian house calls especially popular during pandemic

Oct. 24, 2021 13:09 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Milwaukee veterinarian who six years ago decided to focus on house calls has found her service to be even more comforting during the COVID-19 pandemic. Unlike the clinic setting, Rebecca Feiring has allowed her clients to be near the patients while...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 04:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= WIAA 8-Player Tournament= First Round= Belmont 58, Oakfield 24 Gilman 53, Clayton 15 Laona-Wabeno 20, Three Lakes/Phelps 6 Lena/St. Thomas Aquinas 44,...

Medical examiner: 3-year-old was shot in head

Oct. 22, 2021 15:56 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee County medical examiner has determined a 3-year-old boy found dead in Milwaukee was shot in the head. The boy, Major P. Harris, and his mother, 25-year-old Mallery Muenzenberger of Onalaska, had been missing since Oct. 9. Muenzenberger’s...

Missing 3-year-old boy, subject of many searches, found dead

Oct. 21, 2021 18:48 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The body of a 3-year-old boy who went missing about the same time as his mother was discovered Thursday inside a Milwaukee dumpster, one week after his mother was found shot to death. The youth, Major P. Harris, and his mother, 25-year-old Mallery...

14 arrested, charged with large-scale cocaine distribution

Oct. 21, 2021 08:34 AM EDT

RACINE, Wis. (AP) — Fourteen people from southeastern Wisconsin have been arrested and charged with selling cocaine and crack cocaine in high volumes. According to a federal indictment, those charged range in age from 23 to 64 and are from Racine, Kenosha, Milwaukee...

Wisconsin Republicans release redistricting plan

Oct. 20, 2021 19:55 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republicans who control the Wisconsin Legislature released their redistricting plans on Wednesday, maps that were immediately blasted as “rigged” because they are based largely on existing districts the GOP drew a decade ago that solidified their majorities. ...

Andy Haines out as Brewers' hitting coach after NLDS loss

Oct. 20, 2021 17:21 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Andy Haines is out as the Milwaukee Brewers’ hitting coach after they scored a total of six runs in their four-game National League Division Series loss to the Atlanta Braves. The Brewers announced Wednesday they wouldn’t be renewing Haines’...

Police: Man fatally shoots 2, wounds 2, then kills himself

Oct. 20, 2021 16:33 PM EDT

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — Three people were killed and two others critically wounded in a shooting at a home in a southeastern Wisconsin city, and police said Wednesday they believe the shooter was among the dead. Dispatchers received a 911 call about 10:40 p.m. Tuesday and...

Editorial Roundup: Wisconsin

Oct. 20, 2021 13:32 PM EDT

Wisconsin State Journal. October 18, 2021. Editorial: Never accept the epidemic of gunplay The scourge of gunfire and carjackings in Madison is unacceptable and must never become normal for our growing and vibrant city. The...

Bucks begin title defense with 127-104 victory over Nets

Oct. 19, 2021 23:04 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks didn't let the celebration of the franchise's first NBA championship in half a century distract them as they opened their title defense. In his first game since scoring 50 points in a title-clinching Game 6...