Ninety-four people were killed in homicides in Milwaukee in 2010, an increase of nearly 31% when compared with 2009, according to statistics from the Police Department.
Golden Lab still remembers his household routine despite years away.
Someone has to do it.
PolitiFact Wisconsin’s new feature, the Walk-O-Meter, will track Walker’s progress on 60 promises over his four-year term in office.
This year Forbes ranked Wisconsin 43rd of 50 states for business climate. While the state made the top ten for quality of life, it scored poorly in business cost and regulatory environment. The state fared slightly better in the recent CNBC rankings of America’s Top States for Business, reaching 29th.
The Horned Frogs’ 21-19 victory was a huge statement for all programs that toil in non-automatic qualifier leagues and a reminder to No. 5 UW that your level of play in November, no matter how impressive, is meaningless in January.
Quarterback Andy Dalton was the offensive star for TCU (13-0) and was named offensive MVP. The fifth-year senior completed 15 of 23 passes for 219 yards and a touchdown and rushed nine times for 28 yards and a touchdown.
President Obama nominated former state Supreme Court Justice Louis Butler for a position on the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin in October 2009. When did Butler receive confirmation for this position?
Via Shepherd Express — Stick a Fork in It: 2010 News Quiz.
Project Sober Streets, the product of a six-month initiative by the Janesville Police Department, is believed to be the first of its kind in the nation, Chief David Moore said. It pinpoints offenders through an online map, disclosing their names, addresses, photographs and driver’s license and probation statuses.
….dead cow, two dead dogs and remains of several other animals.
Among the malnourished and dehydrated animals were 11 head of cattle, six pigs, geese and chickens.
The woman initially filed a complaint with the Madison Police Department in September about an April incident, but the police determined they lacked jurisdiction because the alleged incident happened outside the city and referred the complaint to the Department of Justice.
I try to be nice, supportive and friendly,” said Sarah Beattie, 25, the Badgers fan. “But inside, I really hope we win and I’ll be really mad if we don’t.
“It’s sad when you don’t trust the new boss coming in” he said. “It seems like he wants to rip apart state agencies.”
Via State Journal – Fear, distrust of new administration prompt uptick in state employee retirements.