Thursday, July 31, 2014

Local News

Kristen Smith found guilty of kidnapping
31-year-old Kristen Smith has been found guilty for kidnapping her nephew Kayden Powell from his home and transporting him across state lines.

Glendale police investigates accidental death at DCI Marketing
The North Shore Fire Department responded to a fatal industrial accident at DCI Marketing on the 2700 block of W. Good Hope Rd.

Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds Act 10, Voter ID, Domestic Partnership Registry
Act 10 will stand after the Wisconsin Supreme Court rules in Governor Scott Walker's favor Thursday morning.

State Supreme court will rule on Act 10 Thursday
Could be the last ruling on the controversial law

Cargill employees stunned by Milwaukee plant closure
Richard Rice says he never thought after 29 years and 11 months with the same company, he would lose his job.

State fair rides ready for fair-goers
Racine police identify homicide victim
19-year-old Semar McClain was found dead on July 29 by Racine police on the 1300 block of Blake Ave. around 7:00 p.m.

Big decisions coming Thursday from State Supreme Court
Three major opinions are expected to be released by the Wisconsin State Supreme Court on Thursday.

Veterans groups fighting for a state law to be overturned
Two veterans groups joined the Wisconsin Asbestos Victims Network and state lawmakers to announce they support a bill that would overturn the law known as Act 154.

Cargill lays off 600 employees in plant closure
Cargill's Harvest and Fabrication Operations Plant located in Milwaukee's Menomonee Valley is closing. This shut down affect 600 Cargill employees.