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Wisconsin residents could receive payouts in travel club lawsuits

Wisconsin residents who purchased memberships in a variety of travel clubs will be getting at least some of their money back, following the settlement of a lawsuit over deceptive marketing practices. The Wisconsin Department of Justice plans to distribute $1.8…

posted 2015/08/30 by Wisconsin Radio Network » » News

Lawmakers want hearing on possible UW merger

Members of a state Senate committee are calling for details to be released about a possible plan to merge the two-year University of Wisconsin campuses and Technical College system. A special work group has been meeting behind closed doors on…

posted 2015/08/30 by Wisconsin Radio Network » » News

Report critical of cuts to Wisconsin public schools

As fall classes get underway, advocates for children are sounding an alarm over the situation facing public schools in the state. A report from the Wisconsin Council on Children and Families is critical of the impact state budget cuts have…

posted 2015/08/30 by Wisconsin Radio Network » » News

Risser bill would prohibit teen tanning

A state lawmaker wants to keep teens out of tanning salons. Senator Fred Risser (D-Madison) said his proposed legislation would address a serious public health issue, “Statistically, melanoma is a very serious and deadly disease, and it’s often caused by…

posted 2015/08/30 by Wisconsin Radio Network » » News


Fond du Lac police face two stand-offs in one day

Fond du Lac Police dealt with two despondent men in separate incidents in the City Friday, with both being resolved peacefully. First, a 19-year-old man made threats at a nail salon, prompting an employee to call police. The suspect had…

posted 2015/08/28 by Wisconsin Radio Network » » News

Walker: Fight with radical Islamic terrorism a ‘generational struggle’

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker laid out some of the key parts of his foreign policy strategy Friday, during a speech to military cadets at The Citadel in South Carolina. Walker, who is seeking the Republican presidential nomination, focused heavily on…

posted 2015/08/28 by Wisconsin Radio Network » » News


Duffy doubtful Trump will be GOP nominee

A Wisconsin Congressman has doubts about Donald Trump winning the Republican presidential nomination. The New York real estate developer has been crushing other GOP hopefuls in recent polls, with some showing Trump with double digit leads over much of the…

posted 2015/08/27 by Wisconsin Radio Network » » News

Stepped up security measures being phased in at Lambeau Field

Some fans at Saturday’s preseason game between the Green Bay Packers and Phlidelphia Eagles game will experience heightened security. While the NFL safety policy remains unchanged, fans entering Lambeau at the Shopko Gate will become the first to use newly…

posted 2015/08/27 by Wisconsin Radio Network » » News

Walker shifts gun control debate to mental health issues

Governor Scott Walker is arguing Wednesday’s shooting of a TV news crew in Virginia highlights the need for improving access to mental health services. The shooting, in which a journalist and cameraman were fatally shot and a woman was injured…

posted 2015/08/27 by Wisconsin Radio Network » » News

Two people dead inside car that slammed into Green Bay business

Green Bay police say two people have been found dead inside a car that slammed into a business, causing a fire early Thursday. It happened around 2 a.m. at Hernandez Tire Shop on Irwin Avenue. The owner of the business…

posted 2015/08/27 by Wisconsin Radio Network » » News

Pocan says veto of Iran deal opposition can be sustained

Throwing support behind the Iran nuclear deal, groups rallied in downtown Madison on Wednesday to thank their congressman for his work on the issue. A House vote is expected next month on a resolution opposing the deal, and President Obama…

posted 2015/08/27 by Wisconsin Radio Network » » News

Pleasant Prairie man survives accidentally shooting himself

Police say a Pleasant Prairie man was airlifted to a Milwaukee hospital Thursday morning, after accidently shooting himself in the chest Wednesday evening and spending the night lying in his driveway. A neighbor spotted the 67-year-old man just before 6:30…

posted 2015/08/27 by Wisconsin Radio Network » » News

I had my first football broadcast of the 2015 season on Friday. #1 Kimberly won at Neenah 35-14. Here are…
posted by Alex Solsma 8 hours ago
That's right, YOU take your OWN driver's license picture. Imagine that. No more DL in your wallet. In Iowa they…
posted by Philcast 3 days ago
I’ll call my first high school football game of the season tonight. I'll be at Neenah as the Rockets will…
posted by Alex Solsma 3 days ago