Prosecutors: No Criminal Charges In Illinois Ammonia LeakAuthorities have said a tractor driver was towing tanks of anhydrous ammonia from Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, to an Illinois farm when the chemical leaked, creating a toxic gas cloud.
Appeals Court Voids Husband's Antifreeze Death ConvictionA Wisconsin man found guilty of fatally poisoning his wife with antifreeze won an appeal that overturned his conviction, but he remained in prison Wednesday as prosecutors considered whether to seek a retrial.
Webcams Keep Eye On Peregrine Falcon Nests In WisconsinWebcams are tracking the habits of peregrine falcons in southeastern Wisconsin, including one nest where chicks are expected to hatch soon.
Parents Wanted For Las Vegas Kidnapping Arrested In Lake CountyA man and a woman wanted for kidnapping two children from Las Vegas in 2006 were arrested Tuesday night in north suburban Russell, near the Illinois-Wisconsin border.
Dad Gets Restraining Order Against 5-Year-Old Accused Of Bullying DaughterBrian Metzger said his daughter was threatened and attacked by one of her classmates at Prairie Lane Elementary School in Pleasant Prairie. He said his daughter used to love kindergarten, but doesn’t want to go to school anymore.
Trade Show Firm Bolting Illinois For WisconsinAn Illinois trade show marketing firm is moving across the state line to Wisconsin in the wake of a major income tax hike.