Milwaukee Local News

Rep. Glen Grothman talks with Charlie Sykes

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 9:54am
Republican Senator Glen Grothman stops by Charlie Sykes to talk about some of the biggest issues

Wisconsin unemployment rate stays at 4.6 percent in June

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 9:45am
MADISON - The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development says the state's unemployment rate remained unchanged in June at 4.6 percent.

UW-Madison professor discouraging prospective students

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 9:42am
MADISON -- A University of Wisconsin-Madison professor is under fire for encouraging prospective students to go elsewhere because she believes academic freedom is in jeopardy in Wisconsin.

One dead in Wauwatosa officer-involved shooting

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 10:47pm
One person was killed in an officer-involved shooting in Wauwatosa Thursday evening.

'Face Forward' program gives at-risk teens a chance

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 10:16pm
MILWAUKEE -- K’Von Hinton dreams of becoming a chef in the Army, but a year ago he may not have realized his passion for cooking had it not been for West Care Wisconsin.

Family of 19-year-old left for dead in hit-and-run searching for answers

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 9:45pm
A 19-year-old was left for dead on the side of the road. His family is now trying to find the driver responsible for the hit-and-run.

Ailing mom pins hopes on controversial diagnosis

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 9:32pm
HARTFORD – Jennifer Miller spent more than a year seeking answers about a strange illness that causes her great pain and covers her body in rash-like lesions.

Search expanded for doctor who went missing in Door County

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 7:40pm
Authorities have ramped up search efforts for a missing doctor in Door County.

Teen sentenced to 12 years behind bars for his role in carjackings

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 5:45pm
Twelve and a half years is how long Nathan King will spend behind bars for his role in two violent crimes.

Three teens in custody after crime spree, police chase

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 5:36pm
Three teens are in custody for a crime spree that began with attempted car thefts and ended in a police chase.

Jimmy Fallon has some fun with Scott Walker's Kohl's story

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 5:11pm
Newly-minted presidential candidate Scott Walker has been on the campaign trail for less than a week, but he's already getting lots of attention from the national media.

3 hotel scams to watch for when traveling

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 4:53pm
Many families will hit the road over the next two months and will stay in roadside hotels.

Here's why we respond when someone screams

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 4:05pm
NBC News

Racine police seek suspect who allegedly robbed Dollar Tree employee

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 12:39pm
RACINE -- Racine police are looking for a suspect who they said robbed an employee at a Dollar Tree in Racine on June 15. Officials said Dominique Bryant, 22, entered the store at 3900 Erie Street around 9 a.m. Wednesday. The victim told police the suspect asked for a cigarette, presented a dark colored revolver and demanded money. The employee told officers that the suspect was familiar to him because he had approached him about three weeks ago asking about employment opportunities. Racine police said Bryant is also is wanted in reference a shooting in their jurisdiction. If you have any information on his whereabouts, please call the Racine Police Department Investigations Unit at 262-635-7756.

Hundreds of people turn up at Amazon hiring event

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 12:11pm
KENOSHA -- Amazon is hoping to hire more than 1,000 people at their fulfillment center in Kenosha County today.

Fundraiser to be held in honor of vet who died after treatment at Tomah VA

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 11:56am
MARSHFIELD - Thomas Baer would have turned 75 on Saturday. Instead, his daughter is holding a fundraiser in his memory.

Illinois woman arrested in death of toddler

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 11:40am
FOND DU LAC -- Fond du Lac police say an Illinois woman has been arrested in the death of a 14-month-old child.

You pick today's topic - Thursday, July 16

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 10:56am
Every day on Live at 3:00, our What's Hot panel discusses the hottest topics with our anchors.

Wisconsin Supreme Court ends Walker probe

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 10:40am
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Presidential candidate Scott Walker won a major legal victory Thursday when Wisconsin's Supreme Court ended a secret investigation into whether the Republican's gubernatorial campaign illegally coordinated with conservative groups during the 2012 recall election.

Milwaukee man arrested after allegedly robbing bank in Menomonee Falls

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 10:12am
MENOMONEE FALLS -- A 59-year-old Milwaukee man was caught after allegedly robbing a bank in Menomonee Falls Thursday morning.