Breaking in WI

After months of turmoil over budget cuts and tenure protections, chancellors now must convince faculty and staff that all is not doom and gloom as a new academic year begins this week.

A 23-year-old man has died after an all-terrain vehicle crash in Forest County.

Portage County authorities say first responders found the 62-year-old Lanark man pinned under the car Saturday.

It’s a lesser known path to adoption for older children or those with complex needs — with American families meeting the international children here before filing the paperwork.

A black person in Madison is over 10 times more likely than a white person to be arrested, according to an analysis published Sunday by the Wisconsin State Journal.

With Mayor Barrett proposing body cameras for all officers, Chief Flynn said officers will be able to turn them off for certain sensitive calls.

A man trying to merge his car on Highway 151 in the Town of Bristol early Sunday crashed into another car before hitting a tree, according to the Dane County Sheriff's Office.

Wily Peralta followed up one of his worst starts of the year with one of his best on Sunday afternoon, pitching seven strong innings and tying a season high with six strikeouts as the Brewers beat the Cincinnati Reds, 4-1, at Miller Park.

The state is developing a plan to balance competing interests in the Mukwonago River corridor in Walworth and Waukesha counties.

The top Republican vote-getter in Tuesday’s primary is all but assured of victory in the Sept. 29 general election because no Democrat entered the race and the only possible challenge would come from a write-in candidate.

The U.S. Department of Labor is requiring the state Department of Transportation to award overtime pay dating to May 19, 2013, to nine State Patrol officers.

Walker’s ‘Meet the Press’ interview aired as a recent poll showed him dropping from 17% support to 8% in the key state of Iowa.

The crash happened around 1:50 a.m. Saturday on Milwaukee Road in Beloit.

What happens when a brownie recipe from the '50s and '60s resurfaces? A touching story is discovered. Food editor Nancy Stohs joins us to talk about her latest column.

The proposal comes after tense episodes between police and Milwaukee’s African-American community and high-profile police shootings in Ferguson, Mo., Cleveland and North Charleston, S.C.

A 43-year-old Beloit man died after the bicycle he was riding collided with a car early Saturday on Milwaukee Road, according to the Rock County medical examiner.

“J” is among the estimated hundreds of women and children trafficked in Milwaukee, which has earned a national reputation as a hub of commercial sex exploitation.

If a team's performance in August can be disgraceful, this was it. "But the worst thing that happened to Green Bay is the number of injuries," one NFL personnel man said at halftime of the Packers' 39-26 preseason loss to the Eagles at Lambeau Field.

Saturday was a day to remember what "all the other people" went through. But the mourning Saturday was balanced by a celebration of how far the region has come since Hurricane Katrina.

Neurologist and author Oliver Sacks died Sunday at age 82 from cancer. This is a reposted review, from earlier this year, of his candid memoir "On the Move."