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Cubs rally against Brewers' bullpen, win 2-1 at Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE (AP) — P.J. Higgins has learned how to stay ready when he isn't getting consistent playing time. The Cubs' backup catcher and first baseman delivered a tiebreaking two-out double off three-time All-Star Josh Hader in Chicago's 2-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday. “I've just got to...
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Racine hopes state-of-the-art signs save lives on beaches

RACINE, Wis. — Nineteen. That is how many drownings have taken place in Lake Michigan this year alone, according to the Great Lakes Surf Rescue Project. In this TMJ4 News report, we show you why Racine County leaders have installed some expensive technology. Racine's North Beach has real-time warning...

Milwaukee Bucks re-sign guard Wesley Matthews

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Bucks announced Wednesday the team has re-signed guard Wesley Matthews. According to the Bucks, Matthews played in 49 games with 14 starts last season after signing with the team on Dec. 3. He averaged 5.1 points and 1.9 rebounds in 20.4 minutes per game. He also started all 12 of Milwaukee's playoff games last season, according to the team. He averaged 6.2 points, 3.1 rebounds, and 1.2 assists.

Wisconsin GOP gubernatorial primary heats up over gas

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The two front-runners in Wisconsin's Republican primary race for governor went after one another Wednesday over gas prices, marking a more negative shift in the race less than five weeks before the Aug. 9 primary. Former Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch attacked rival Tim Michels by...

American alligator found in Long Lake in Fond du Lac County

An American alligator was found in Long Lake last Friday in Fond du Lac County, according to J&R Aquatic Animal Rescue. JRAAR said the alligator was netted by the Osceola Boat Patrol and then handed over to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. DNR Conservation Wardens contacted J&R Aquatic Animal Rescue, which was able to accept the alligator.

Wisconsin court's open records ruling decried as gutting law

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Supreme Court's conservative majority on Wednesday issued a ruling limiting when people who sue over open records requests can recover attorney's fees, a decision that the court's liberals and advocates for open government decried as gutting the law. The court ruled 4-3 that...

Green Bay woman pleads not guilty in dismemberment slaying

GREEN BAY — A woman accused in a grisly killing and dismemberment case in Green Bay has pleaded not guilty. Taylor Schabusiness, 24, was arraigned in Brown County Circuit Court Tuesday on charges of first-degree intentional homicide, mutilating a corpse and third-degree sexual assault, WLUK-TV reported. A criminal complaint...

Drive-Thru job fairs to bring opportunity to the community

MILWAUKEE — If you are in need of a job, the City of Milwaukee Office of Workforce Development is holding Northside and Southside Drive-Thru Job Fairs. The events are scheduled to take place Thursday, July 14 from noon to 4 p.m. Companies are looking for people who need immediate employment opportunities.