Our network

Wisconsin Supreme Court Upholds Voter ID Law

KSTP File Photo -

The Wisconsin Supreme Court upheld a requirement Thursday that voters show photo identification at the polls, but the law remains blocked in federal court.
    
For the state law to take effect, the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals would have to overturn a federal judge's decision in April that struck it down as unconstitutional.

Wisconsin Supreme Court Upholds 2011 Union Law

Gov. Scott Walker speaks to reporters in Madison, Wis. on Thursday, June 26, 2014. - Photo: AP/Scott Bauer, File

The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the 2011 law that effectively ended collective bargaining for most public workers, sparked massive protests and led to Republican Gov. Scott Walker's recall election and rise to national prominence.
    

1 Dead, 1 Hurt after Weekend Crash in Polk County

One person was killed and another was severely injured in a single-car crash in Polk County Saturday morning, according to the sheriff’s office.

It happened on 200th Street just south of St. Criox Falls, Wisconsin. Deputies were called to the crash scene around 2:49 a.m. A 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix was found with extensive damage in the ditch.

Authorities Still Seeking Motorcyclist in I-94 High Speed Chase

Authorities are still looking for the motorcyclist who led state troopers on a high speed chase from St. Paul to Wisconsin on Sunday night.

The chase started just after 9 p.m. when a trooper tried to stop the motorcyclist for speeding. The motorcyclist took off eastbound on I-94 from Dale Street in St. Paul, leading troopers through the east metro to the Wisconsin border.

Sheriff: If You See Something, say Something

The sheriff of Milwaukee County is asking citizens to be particularly vigilant about activities around local religious sites due to hostilities in the Middle East.

Man Dies in Southwestern Wis. Tractor Accident

A man trimming branches at his home in southwestern Wisconsin has died after his tractor overturned and pinned him underneath.

The Trempealeau County Sheriff's Department says 73-year-old Ardell M. Schroeder was trimming branches from a tractor at his home near Pleasantville just before 3 p.m. Friday when the tractor overturned.

Weekend Box Office: 'Hercules' and 'Lucy'

Casey Messer, host of The Reelz Show, gives you a preview of what's hot at the box office this weekend.