Wisconsin Attorney General candidate Jon Richards wants to create a new position with the State Department of Justice.
McCarthy becomes just the third Packers coach with a street named after him, joining Vince Lombardi and Mike Holmgren.
The latest Marquette University Law School poll shows Gov. Scott Walker in a dead heat with Democratic challenger Mary Burke. More>>
An old computer scam has re-emerged in Southern Wisconsin. For several years scammers have called computer owners claiming to work for Microsoft Software. These individuals tell users that they need to gain access to the computer in order to fix something in the user's system.
Gov. Scott Walker's administration will no longer enforce the state's contraception coverage law for employers with religious objections following a U.S. Supreme Court ruling last month. More>>
Unemployment is up in all of Wisconsin's largest cities and most counties. The state Department of Workforce Development reported Wednesday that unemployment rates in June increased in all of the state's 32 largest cities. More>>
BARABOO (WKOW) -- A 28-year-old Wisconsin Dells man convicted of vehicular homicide is spared jail time. More>>
Police say the woman was walking in the 6300 block when several young men peddled up to her on bikes.
UW-Madison's vet school is getting another grant to work on cow health on campus. More>>
MADISON (WKOW) -- Governor Scott Walker (R-Wisconsin) has requested a federal disaster declaration for local government costs associated with the record severe winter weather of 2013-14.
MILWAUKEE (WKOW) -- Wisconsin voters will get a fresh look at how the race for Governor is shaping up this afternoon when the Marquette University Law School releases its first political poll since May. More>>
A Lyndon Station man has life threatening injuries following an accident with a piece of farm equipment. More>>
Authorities are looking for a fourth suspect in a shooting on an interstate in Milwaukee County. More>>
A campaign finance report shows republican lawmaker Bill Kramer used donor funds to pay an attorney $10,000 to defend him against felony, sex assault charges. More>>
An Arkansas, WI man with a long history of sexual assaults is asking to go without supervision. More>>
The Hoofer Sailing Club is celebrating 75 years this weekend.
The Summer Food Service Program is federally funded and locally operated. The program ensures that kids have access to free meals when school is not in session. More>>
The race to be Wisconsin's next Attorney General came to Madison Tuesday. More>>
The suspect in the kidnapping of a newborn from the town of Beloit pleaded not guilty to an amended charge. More>>
The owner of Black Earth Meats says his business will close by the end of July. More>>
JANESVILLE (WKOW) -- For the first time in its more than 100-year history, the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin has hired a veterinarian to its staff. Becky Stuntebeck began working at the humane society in Janesville earlier this month. More>>
When time was up, the outside temperature read 86 but his car's temperature was 104 degrees.
The money will be used to get more students into programs and courses in high-demand fields.
MADISON (WKOW) --The top official at the United Way of Dane County is retiring. More>>
More than a month has passed since a handful of tornadoes swept through Southeast Wisconsin. In the small college community of Platteville the recovery continues. Several homes are still unlivable at this time. A handful of businesses are still closed after the storm. More>>
MADISON (WKOW) -- Gov. Scott Walker's most recent campaign finance report shows he received money from 11 corporations that have outsourced jobs to other countries. More>>
Prosecutors in Lee County, Illinois, filed 12 murder counts against 36-year-old Terrence Doddy, of Rockford. Tonya Bargman, 44, was killed July 1. More>>
Governor Scott Walker's campaign has released "Not So Much," a new statewide television advertisement.
A Cottage Grove man was arrested for his first drunken driving offense causing injury after he struck the side of a building. More>>
The Republican Party of Wisconsin has filed a complaint with the Government Accountability Board alleging that Trek Bicycle Corporation is using corporate dollars to aid Mary Burke’s campaign. More>>
The American Red Cross announced Tuesday it is facing a looming blood shortage and has an urgent need for donors of all blood types.
A Dane County Sheriff's Deputy tells 27 News a two-year-old previously missing has been found. More>>
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A federal appeals court has delivered a serious setback to President Barack Obama's health care law, potentially derailing subsidies for many low and middle-income people who have bought policies.If upheld, the decision could mean premium increases for more than half of the 8 million Americans who purchased taxpayer-subsidized insurance under the law.It affects consumers who purchased their coverage through the federal insurance marketplace -- or exchange-- that serves 36 s... More>>
The Wisconsin Supreme Court says a state law protecting health care workers who act as whistleblowers doesn't apply to unpaid interns. More>>
The railroad tracks have been cleared of derailed train cars in Slinger.Canadian National Railway spokesman Patrick Waldron said Tuesday the tracks are once again open to train traffic. More>>
Officials took a woman into protective custody after a standoff Monday night; during the standoff, she threatened to shoot officers. More>>
A Wisconsin Supreme Court ruling in a case involving a train that struck a minivan that was stuck on the tracks on Memorial Day could have a wide-ranging impact on the state's rail traffic. More>>
The Wisconsin Supreme Court is set to rule in a case over whether a man convicted of raping a woman should be allowed to introduce testimony about an alleged prior consensual sexual relationship. More>>
Longshot Democratic candidate for governor Brett Hulsey raised just shy of $2,500 over the first six months of the year. More>>
Court records and attorneys say the Menards home improvement company has settled a discrimination lawsuit filed by a former executive. More>>
Madison police arrested a woman after a multi-vehicle crash on Madison’s west side. More>>
WAUSAU (WKOW) -- Wausau police say a drunken 12-year-old boy was taken to a hospital Saturday and kept overnight. More>>
The Waukesha girl who was stabbed by her peers is continuing to receive an outpouring of love.
Thank you for participating in our poll. Here are the results so far:
We've got you covered with breaking news and daily update emails from 27 News and WKOW.com