Monday, September 1, 2014

Local News

Labor Fest kicks off with parade downtown
President Obama touts strengthening economy at Laborfest
President Barack Obama addressed a crowd of supporters at Milwaukee's Laborfest. During his speech, the President covered several topics including minimum wage, fair pay for women, and the economy.

Milwaukee police SUV involved in crash on Miller Park Way
Officer may have suffered a medical emergency before the crash

Armed robbery suspect shot and killed by potential victim in Walker's Point
Fatal shooting scene at Ashley's Que parking lot

Large fight leads to evacuation of Milwaukee County Sports Complex
One man knocked unconscious, taken to hospital

2 injured in parking lot fight at Waukesha Skateland
Fight broke out after patrons were denied entry

Football coach honored as granddaughter is involved in tragic accident
It was supposed to be a joyous occasion. Keith Hensler had taken his Mukwonago High School football team to the state championship in 2004. Friday, the school honored Hensler with a stadium that bares his name.

President returning to Laborfest in Milwaukee
DNR steps up presence on lakes for Labor Day weekend
There may be other days to get out on the lake before they freeze over, but on Okauchee Lake in Waukesha County, people are treating Sunday like a summer sendoff.

Owner thinks disgruntled former employee set fire to her property
Fire caused thousands in damage to Carmel Scaife's rental property on 47th Street Sunday