Milwaukee Local News

Hundreds of athletes to visit Milwaukee for JCC Maccabi Games

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 12:47pm
Nearly 1,000 teen athletes are coming to Milwaukee next month for an international competition called the JCC Maccabi Games.

Voice your opinion on golf course in Sheboygan County

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 12:23pm
You can voice your opinion tonight about a plan to build a new Kohler Golf Course in Sheboygan County.

UW Extension to reduce staff amid $5.2M cut in state funding

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 11:43am
MADISON -- The University of Wisconsin Extension is making plans to reduce staff and leave vacancies open amid the largest cut in state support it's ever faced.

Sen. Darling on Bucks arena deal today? 'I'm sure hoping so'

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 11:16am
It's possible that by 5 p.m. Tuesday, state senators will have made a deal to agree to funding for a Milwaukee Bucks arena.

You pick today's topic - Tuesday, July 14

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 10:26am
Every day on Live at 3:00, our What's Hot panel discusses the hottest topics with our anchors.

City of Milwaukee to host town hall meeting about Bucks arena plan

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 7:24am
The city of Milwaukee is hosting a town hall meeting Tuesday to get more input in to the arena funding plan.

Miller Park to host soccer match Tuesday night

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 7:01am
Newcastle United will face off against Atlas FC at Miller Park Tuesday night.

Columbus hit hard by storm damage

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 6:46am
The city of Columbus has declared a state of emergency after a severe thunderstorm left many streets littered with tree branches and debris.

After hard negotiation, historic nuclear deal between Iran, world powers reached in Vienna

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 5:48am
VIENNA (AP) -- After 18 days of intense and often fractious negotiation, world powers and Iran struck a landmark deal Tuesday to curb Iran's nuclear program in exchange for billions of dollars in relief from international sanctions - an agreement designed to avert the threat of a nuclear-armed Iran and another U.S. military intervention in the Muslim world.

Social media buzzes as Walker announces presidential run

Mon, 07/13/2015 - 10:22pm
Governor Walker was trending on social media on and off throughout the day Monday.

Social media buzzes as Walker announces presidential run

Mon, 07/13/2015 - 10:22pm
Governor Walker was trending on social media on and off throughout the day Monday.

Scott Walker to announce presidential plans Monday

Mon, 07/13/2015 - 10:04pm
WAUKESHA - The countdown to Scott Walker's presidential announcement is underway and that means a rush to make sure the stage is set.

Man with 'multiple knives' shot by Whitefish Bay officer

Mon, 07/13/2015 - 8:21pm
WHITEFISH BAY -- A man is undergoing treatment at a local hospital after being shot by a Whitefish Bay officer Monday evening, police say.

Wisconsin-based company building ships bound for Far East

Mon, 07/13/2015 - 8:20pm
MARINETTE, Wis. (AP) -- Ships built at Wisconsin-based Marinette Marine Corp. are playing a crucial role in a strategic and volatile region in the Far East.

Scott Walker's high school chemistry teacher recalls 'self-motivated' student

Mon, 07/13/2015 - 6:57pm
DELAVAN -- Governor Walker was actually born in Colorado - but he spent most of his boyhood in Delavan, Wisconsin.

Festa Italiana returns to Milwaukee July 17-19

Mon, 07/13/2015 - 6:53pm
Your ticket to Italy returns to Milwaukee this weekend as Festa Italiana takes over the Summerfest grounds on the lakefront. Tina Conley and Maria Sali were in studio Tuesday night to talk about what's new at the event. Click to the right in our media gallery above for an additional interview with Joe Vella, the president of the Italian Community Center and Festa Italiana.

One-on-one with Rep. Gwen Moore: The only person to ever beat Scott Walker in an election

Mon, 07/13/2015 - 6:27pm
WAUKESHA -- Scott Walker has only lost one election in his life.

Emotions run high in Walker's hometown Delavan after presidential announcement

Mon, 07/13/2015 - 6:16pm
DELAVAN -- Emotions are running high in Scott Walker's hometown of Delavan.

Supporters at Walker's campaign launch say he has good shot at presidency

Mon, 07/13/2015 - 6:12pm
WAUKESHA -- Thousands of people packed into the Waukesha County Expo Center Monday for the governor's big announcement.

NBC's Chuck Todd: Walker 'guy to beat' in Iowa after announcement

Mon, 07/13/2015 - 6:09pm
WAUKESHA -- Governor Scott Walker finally officially announced his candidacy for U.S. president Monday evening at the Waukesha County Expo Center.