Please note: Over-the-air viewers in Milwaukee need to re-scan televisions on Friday, October 18 to continue to receive CBS58, WMLW, MeTV, Telemundo Wisconsin, Heroes & Icons, Bounce, Decades, Start TV, Movies! and most other local channels. Those viewers unable to currently receive these stations over-the-air should see improved reception on October 18. Cable and satellite viewers are not impacted.

Further information on the re-scan can be found at:

Tip Line: 414-777-5808 |

Report: Firearms Third Leading Cause of Death for Children in Wisconsin

A new report shows firearms are the third leading cause of injury death for children in Wisconsin.

It also found black children in this state are nearly five times more likely to die from a gun and are more likely to be victims of murder while white children are more likely to die from suicide.

Between 1999 and 2014 in Milwaukee County167 children were killed by guns.

And Milwaukee County kids were three times more likely than the rest of the state to be killed by a firearm.

Share this article:
Save with
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?


Post a comment
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?