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LUDKE CONVICTED

A MILWAUKEE MAN IS FOUND GUILTY OF CONSPIRING TO HELP ISIS.  JASON LUEDKE IS CONVICTED IN MILWAUKEE FEDERAL COURT ON ONE COUNT OF PROVIDING MATERIAL HELP OR RESOURCES TO A TERROIST GROUP.  LUEDKE AND A CO-CONSPIRATOR AGREED THAT THEY WOULD TRAVEL FROM MILWAUKEE TO MEXICO AND THEN INTO SYRIA AND IRAQ TO JOIN ISIS.  THEY…MORE

HIGHWAY 23 REPORT

THE D-O-T RELEASES ITS ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STUDY ON THE HIGHWAY 23 EXPANSION PROJECT.  THE STUDY MAINTAINS THAT 23 NEEDS TO BE FOUR LANES DIVIDED BETWEEN FOND DU LAC AND PLYMOUTH TO IMPROVE SAFETY AND EFFICIENCY.  THE PROJECT WAS DELAYED THREE YEARS AFTER AN ENVIRONMENTAL GROUP FILED A FEDERAL LAWSUIT CHALLENGING THE FINDINGS OF THE ORIGINAL…MORE

APPLTEON ROBBERY MADE UP

THE APPLETON POLICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES THAT AN EARLIER REPORTED ARMED ROBBERY WAS MADE UP. OFFICERS RESPONDED TO A REPORT OF AN ATTEMPTED ARMED ROBBERY LAST NIGHT IN THE 3400 BLOCK OF NORTH RICHMOND STREET. AFTER REVIEWING SECUIRTY FOOTAGE OFFICERS DISCOVERED NO EVIDENCE OF A BURGLARY AT THE STORE. THE MAN WHO REPORTED THE INCIDENT LATER…MORE

MANITOWOC FIGHT

MANITOWOC POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR A MAN INVOLVED IN A FIGHT RESULTING IN SERIOUS INJURIES. OFFICERS WERE CALLED TO REVOLUTIONS BAR AND GRILL IN MANITOWOC FOR A FIGHT A LITTLE BEFORE 2 AM SATURDAY. A WOMAN INVOLVED IN THE INCIDENT RECEIVED VERY SERIOUS INJURIES. THE SUSPECT IS AN AFRICAN AMERICAN MAN IN HIS MID TO LATE…MORE

MISSING OSHKOSH GIRL

OSHKOSH POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR A MISSING GIRL.  THIRTEEN YEAR OLD JADA ROBINSON MARTIN HAS NOT BEEN SEEN SINCE MIDNIGHT—WHEN SHE LEFT HER FAMILY’S HOME ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF OSHKOSH.  POLICE SAY ROBINSON MARTIN HAD MENTIONED WANTING TO GO TO CALIFORNIA.  HER MOTHER LIVES IN THAT STATE—AND MAY HAVE COME TO GET HER.  THE…MORE

GREEN BAY SHOOTING

GREEN BAY POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A SHOOTING INCIDENT.  WITNESSES REPORTED THE OCCUPANTS OF TWO VEHICLES EXCHANGED FIRE IN THE AREA OF EASTMAN AVENUE AND SAINT GEORGE STREET EARLY THIS MORNING.  POLICE RECOVERED A SMALL SEMI-AUTOMATIC HANDGUN AND SIX SHELL CASINGS.  THERE ARE NO REPORTS OF ANY INJURIES.  NO ARRESTS HAVE BEEN MADE YET.MORE

DRUNK DESIGNATED DRIVER

FOX CROSSING POLICE WOULD LIKE TO REMIND EVERYONE THAT BEING A DESIGNATED DRIVER MEANS YOU DON’T DRINK.  OFFICERS STOPPED A DRIVER ON SATURDAY NIGHT FOR ERRATIC DRIVING.  THE MAN BEHIND THE WHEEL EXPLAINED THAT HE WAS THE DESIGNATED DRIVER FOR HIS FRIENDS THAT NIGHT.  HIS BLOOD ALCOHOL LEVEL WAS REPORTEDLY CLOSE TO THREE TIMES THE…MORE

DASSEY STATE ANSWER

THE STATE FILES ITS RESPONSE TO BRENDAN DASSEY’S LATEST ATTEMPT TO OVERTURN HIS MURDER CONVICTION.  DASSEY’S DEFENSE IS ASKING THE STATE SUPREME COURT TO REVIEW A FEDERAL APPEALS COURT RULING UPHOLDING THAT CONVICTION AND LIFE PRISON SENTENCE.  DASSEY’S DEFENSE ARGUES THAT THE THEN-17-YEAR OLD WAS COERCED BY POLICE INTO CONFESSING THAT HE HELPED HIS UNCLE—STEVEN…MORE

OSHKOSH INFANT DEATH

OSHKOSH POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING THE DEATH OF AN INFANT.  OFFICERS WERE CALLED TO A HOME ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE CITY THURSDAY NIGHT AND FOUND THE NINE-MONTH OLD BOY NOT BREATHING.  HE WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD AT THE HOSPITAL A SHORT TIME LATER.  THE CHILD’S NAME HAS NOT BEEN RELEASED.  AUTOPSY RESULTS ARE PENDING.MORE

Blogs

Punching a Gift Horse in the Mouth

Amazon has ended a year of suspense by deciding that it is going to split its new second headquarters–“HQ2”–between cities just outside of New York and Washington, DC.  Hundreds of cities across the country had put together presentations and incentives packages for the retail giant hoping to land the 50-thousand high-paying tech jobs and the…

The Baraboo “Nazis”

Until yesterday, Baraboo, Wisconsin was known primarily as the home of Circus World–the town where the traveling circuses of yesteryear wintered–and where the Great Circus Train originated.  Now, Baraboo, Wisconsin will be known as the home of the “High School Nazis”.   A prom photo appearing to show a group of high school boys making…

The Birth of the Common Sense Party

For the first time since the Progressive and Bull Moose members returned to the Republican Party in the 1930’s, there is fertile ground for the formation of a viable third party in the US.  Don’t let Libertarians or Green Party members fool you, they have no chance to win anything–and actually only serve to increase…