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Oconomowoc fatal fire at senior apartment complex

OCONOMOWOC, Wis. - Fire crews were called to the scene of an apartment fire at a senior housing complex near 2nd and Concord around 2:45 p.m. Saturday, July 2. Upon arrival, flames were visible from a second-story apartment window and the building was in the process of being evacuated. Initially, crews contained the fire, then moved on to search and rescue operations. One resident was located inside the apartment where the fire was located. Unfortunately, they had succumbed to their injuries.
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Police: 3-year-old critical in accidental shooting

MILWAUKEE — A 3-year-old boy is in critical condition after what Milwaukee Police called an accidental shooting. Police responded to the scene near 52nd and North Streets Saturday. This content is imported from Twitter. You may be able to find the same content in another format, or you may...
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Milwaukee shootings: 1 injured Sunday

MILWAUKEE - Police are investigating a shooting that happened near Little Menomonee River Parkway and Fond du Lac Avenue around 1:30 a.m. Sunday, July 3. A 29-year-old Milwaukee man was injured after being struck by gunfire. He was taken to the hospital where he is expected to survive. The circumstances...
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After Sunday sun, Mother Nature launches her own fireworks on the 4th

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58)--Not the best of timing with this forecast. Sunday looks great. Highs in the low to mid 80s, especially away from the lake. The weather for all the fireworks Sunday evening looks nice too. And then we run into storms starting Monday, especially the second part of the day as a strong warm front lifts north. We actually have a slight risk of severe weather for much of the area too. Hail, damaging wind, and heavy rain all are threats.

Milwaukee police: 3-year-old boy shot near 52nd and North

MILWAUKEE - A 3-year-old Milwaukee boy was shot and seriously wounded on the city's north side Saturday night, July 2. Police said the shooting happened near 52nd and North shortly after 7:30 p.m. The boy was taken to the hospital in critical condition. The shooting appears to be "accidental," police...

Michael Chavis homer boosts Pirates to win over Brewers

Michael Chavis hit a two-run homer and Oneil Cruz added a solo shot Saturday to help the Pittsburgh Pirates top the visiting Milwaukee Brewers, 7-4. Daniel Vogelbach added a two-run single, Diego Castillo an RBI double for the Pirates. Pittsburgh starter Bryse Wilson (1-4), just recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis, gave...

3-year-old boy accidentally shoots himself, police say

MILWAUKEE — A 3-year-old boy got a hold of a gun and accidentally shot himself early Friday morning police said. It happened around 4:40 a.m. near 20th Street and Juneau Avenue. The medical examiner pronounced him dead at Children's Wisconsin. The family identified the boy as A'Kai Stilo. A...
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The Village People are iconic, problematic and magnetic

The great Milwaukee summer is coming! Don't miss all of our great coverage on local festivals and happenings. Click here for your full summer line-up! Your guide to having a great summer is brought to you by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino and Peoples State Bank. I didn’t see the Village...

UPDATE: 3-year-old boy who died in accidental shooting identified

The 3-year-old boy who died after getting ahold a gun and accidentally shooting himself Friday morning near 20th St. and Juneau Ave. has been identified as A’Kai Stilo, according to the Medical Examiner. A 28-year-old woman was arrested and is now awaiting charges. There have been 15 shooting deaths...

Wis. school board members dismissed book about Japanese American incarceration as being ‘unbalanced,’ parents say

Parents are pushing back after a committee whose members sit on a Wisconsin school board did not move forward with approving a book about Japanese American incarceration during World War II for a sophomore English literature class. Muskego-Norway School Board members said including the book would require “balance” with perspective...
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11-year-old Waukesha Christmas Parade victim Jessalyn reflects on recovery

WAUKESHA — Approximately seven months after Jessalyn Torres was struck in the Waukesha Christmas Parade attack on Nov. 21, she is continuing to heal from her physical and mental injuries and is looking ahead to the future. Amber Kohnke, Torres’ mother, and Torres shared some of their journey with...
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Stonebank Lions 3rd and 4th of July Parade and festival

Celebrate the holiday weekend at the Stonebank Lions 3rd and 4th of July parade and festival. Events kick place at 11 a.m. Sunday, July 3rd and Monday, July 4th at Stonebank Community Park, W335N7065 Stone Bank Road, Oconomowoc.

July 4th Milwaukee parking, garbage schedule changes

MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Department of Public Works will be modifying certain operations due to the Fourth of July holiday. Here is a list of changes that residents need to know. Garbage, recycling, and drop-off centers. There will be no garbage and recycling pick-up on Monday, July 4. Reminder: Collection...