Police officer chases down drunk driver, forgets pants
A Kenosha County, Wis., deputy in his underwear teamed up with a bank president to track down an alleged drunk driver. Police say Deputy Russell Preston was home Thursday evening when a pickup truck hit a light pole, skidded into his front yard and kept going.
Road rage murders probably not a good idea
An Eau Claire man convicted of fatally stabbing another man during an argument at a stop light will spend at least 35 years in prison.
Plow driver backs into and kills mother-in-law
MANITOWOC - A man plowing a church parking lot accidentally backed into and killed his mother-in-law after she apparently slipped on ice, police said.
High school suicide pact turns out to be rumor
BLACK RIVER FALLS, Wis. - Rumors of a suicide pact and planned school shooting swept through one west-central Wisconsin school, prompting about two-thirds of the students to stay home Monday, officials said.
Facebook sex scam student pleads not guilty
A New Berlin student accused of blackmailing other boys for sex in a scam that started on Facebook has pleaded not guilty to sexual assault and other charges.
Her name is Marijuana Pepsi Jackson. No jokes
BELOIT - Police years ago pulled over a young woman who rushed through an amber traffic light. "I'm about to arrest this person right now," the irritated officer radioed to a dispatcher. "She's telling me her name is Marijuana Pepsi Jackson." It's the truth.
Man accused of kicking dog to death of front of his children
WAUKESHA, -- A Waukesha County man faces a felony charge of mistreatment of an animal after he allegedly kicked his pet dog repeatedly in front of his children and the dog later died. The man became angry when the dog urinated and defecated on the floor.
Woman wins lottery playing her son's age after his drive-by shooting death
A Racine woman coping with her son's death in a drive-by shooting has won the lottery by playing her children's ages.