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Wisconsin State Patrol Releases Name

The Wisconsin State Patrol has released the name of the man who was seriously injured in the vehicle/tractor crash on County Road HH by Dombek Road on July 22. 75-year-old James Gordon of Lyndon Station was the operator of the vehicle that struck the tractor in the Town of Kildare. Gordon was transported to UW More >

Man Hit and Killed By a Train in Wisconsin Dells

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a train near the Wisconsin Dells Depot near Lacrosse Street on Sunday morning. The Wisconsin Dells Police Department said that 21-year-old Sky Dettlaff of West Allis was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said witnesses reported there weren’t any other people near him or on the platform as More >

Three People Injured in Monroe County Crash

There was a two vehicle accident on Sunday afternoon that resulted in injuries to three people. Monroe County Sheriff Peter Quirin reports the crash occurred on Highway 27 at Highway 33 in the Town of Portland. A pickup truck driven by 59-year-old Joseph Richey of Prophetstown, Illinois was north bound on Highway 27 when a More >

Wainwright, Holliday leads Cards past Cubs, 1-0

CHICAGO (AP) – Adam Wainwright pitched seven scoreless innings and Matt Holliday hit a solo homer to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 1-0 victory and a series win over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday. The Cardinals won two of the three games at Wrigley Field in the weekend set. The Cubs have not won More >

David Freese’s late HR puts Angels past Tigers 2-1

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) – David Freese hit a tiebreaking homer off Joba Chamberlain in the eighth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1 Sunday for their third straight victory. Erick Aybar scored from second base on Rick Porcello’s poor pickoff throw in the fifth for the Angels, who improved the majors’ second-best More >

Duda and deGrom deliver, Mets defeat Brewers 2-0

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Lucas Duda hit a two-run homer, rookie Jacob deGrom pitched well into the seventh, and the New York Mets split a four-game series with the Milwaukee Brewers with a 2-0 win Sunday. Duda sent an 0-2 slider in the sixth from rookie Jimmy Nelson into the second deck above right field to break More >

Next up for Packers extension: Maybe Cobb?

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Randall Cobb doesn’t know if he’s next on the Green Bay Packers re-signing to-do list. His teammates are assuming that’s the case. One day after fellow wide receiver Jordy Nelson signed a reported four-year, $39 million contract extension, Cobb stood at his locker Sunday following the team’s second training-camp practice and More >

Fuld’s 2-run single lifts Twins over White Sox 4-3

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Sam Fuld hit a tiebreaking, two-run single off Javy Guerra in a three-run seventh inning, and the Minnesota Twins defeated the Chicago White Sox 4-3 Sunday to avoid a four-game sweep. Danny Santana had two RBIs for the last-place Twins, who won for just the 11th time in their last 30 games. More >

Sheriff: If you see something, say something

MILWAUKEE (AP) – The sheriff of Milwaukee County is asking citizens to be particularly vigilant about activities around local religious sites due to hostilities in the Middle East. Sheriff David Clarke says there’s a potential for agitators to attack or vandalize synagogues, temples and mosques in protest. Clarke says if citizens see any suspicious activity, More >

Wisconsin mural honors passenger pigeon extinction

STEVENS POINT, Wis. (AP) – The University of Wisconsin’s natural history museum is installing a new mural to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the passenger pigeon’s extinction. Stevens Point Journal Media reports (http://mnhne.ws/1plLgrA ) the museum features the painting by local wildlife artist Mary Bratz. A preserved passenger pigeon is mounted in front of the mural. More >