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Snowy Owl that Survived Bus Hit Dies in Minnesota

The snowy owl that captured the nation's capital attention when it perched at The Washington Post building and survived being hit by a bus has died.

Wisconsin Deputy Arrested for Drunken Driving in Red Wing

A Wisconsin sheriff's deputy has been arrested in Minnesota on suspicion of drunken driving.
    
The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office identified her Tuesday as 41-year-old Capt. Catherine Trimboli.
    

Ex-Wis. Officer Pleads Not Guilty in Suitcase Slaying

Steven Zelich walks a the Walworth County courtroom for his preliminary hearing Thursday, July 3, 2014, in Elkhorn, Wis. - Photo: AP/Jeffrey Phelps

A former police officer accused of killing two women and hiding their remains in a pair of suitcases has pleaded not guilty in the death of one.

Steven Zelich pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of first-degree homicide and hiding a corpse in the death of Jenny Gamez, of Cottage Grove, Oregon.

Wisconsin Media, Cities Compromise on Records

Wisconsin media advocates and municipal leaders have brokered a compromise to resolve a fight over redactions in public records.

Police departments have been redacting personal information such as names, addresses and gender from reports. That has caused problems for reporters and crime victims.

Woman Climbs into Wis. Zoo's Giraffe Pen, Gets Kicked in Face

Police say a California woman was cited after climbing into the giraffe exhibit at a Madison zoo and getting kicked in the face.

Activists Confront Diocese Over Pig Wrestling in Wis.

Activists weren't happy about a pig-wrestling fundraiser that a Green Bay-area church held, so they're offering the bishop cash if he takes the pig's place in the muddy pit.
    
A Press-Gazette Media report says Steve Hindi made the offer Thursday. He's the founder of an animal-protection group called SHARK.
    

Med. Examiner: Man who Drowned in Black River was Heavily Intoxicated

La Crosse County's medical examiner says a man who drowned in the Black River was heavily intoxicated.