Wisconsin

Wisconsin News: Attorney General-Elect Josh Kaul Announces Additional DOJ Appointees

MADISON, WI – Jan. 7, 2018 – Wisconsin Attorney General-elect Josh Kaul yesterday announced two additional appointees.  Kaul will promote two DOJ employees, Charlotte Gibson to lead Division of Legal Services and Tina Virgil to lead Division of Law Enforcement Services. AG-elect Josh Kaul commented, “The Department of Justice is full of talented professionals who … Continue reading Wisconsin News: Attorney General-Elect Josh Kaul Announces Additional DOJ Appointees

Wisconsin Lottery News: Gifted Ticket Produces $100,000 Holiday Countdown Win for James Stevenson

Whitewater man, James Stevenson, claims game’s top prize after receiving Christmas gift MADISON, WI Jan. 3, 2018 – A Whitewater man made the most of the Wisconsin Lottery ticket he received for Christmas.  Fittingly, James Stevenson claimed $100,000 from the winning Holiday Countdown game card gifted to him. On the morning of Dec. 26, Stevenson scratched … Continue reading Wisconsin Lottery News: Gifted Ticket Produces $100,000 Holiday Countdown Win for James Stevenson

Wisconsin Lottery News: Powerball $1 Million Winning Ticket Sold in Waukesha, $50,000 Winning Ticket Sold in Sun Prairie

MADISON, WI – The $1 million winning ticket for Wednesday’s Powerball was sold in Waukesha (Waukesha County).  A $50,000 winning ticket was also sold in Sun Prairie (Dane County). Woodman’s Food Market at 1600 East Main Street sold the winning numbers of 5, 25, 38, 52, and 67 with a Powerball of 24 for the $1 million … Continue reading Wisconsin Lottery News: Powerball $1 Million Winning Ticket Sold in Waukesha, $50,000 Winning Ticket Sold in Sun Prairie

WASHINGTON News: Wisconsin Man, Chadwick Grubbs Pleads Guilty to Threatening Jewish Community Center

WASHINGTON – Chadwick Grubbs, who is currently in state custody on separate cases, pleaded guilty today to federal charges related to threatening letters he wrote on three separate dates in May to the Harry and Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center (JCC) in Whitefish Bay. Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband for the Civil Rights Division, … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Wisconsin Man, Chadwick Grubbs Pleads Guilty to Threatening Jewish Community Center

VATICAN CITY | Pope OKs beatification for US brother slain in Guatemala war

VATICAN CITY  — Pope Francis has decreed that an American religious brother, James Miller, was killed out of hatred for the Catholic faith during Guatemala’s civil war and can be beatified. The Vatican said Thursday that Francis approved a decree recognizing that Miller died as a martyr Feb. 13, 1982, in Huehuetenago, Guatemala. The 37-year-old … Continue reading VATICAN CITY | Pope OKs beatification for US brother slain in Guatemala war

Wisconsin News: AG Schimel, U.S. DOJ Hold Statewide Summit on Opioids, Meth – Drug Take Back Day is October 27

MILWAUKEE, WI – This week Attorney General Brad Schimel and U.S. Attorneys for Wisconsin Scott Blader and Matthew Krueger are hosting a major summit on fighting opioid and meth abuse with more than 500 attendees expected from around Wisconsin.  Attorney General Schimel also invites all Wisconsinites to do their part in preventing the misuse and … Continue reading Wisconsin News: AG Schimel, U.S. DOJ Hold Statewide Summit on Opioids, Meth – Drug Take Back Day is October 27

MILWAUKEE | Sanders rallies Wisconsin voters before Trump, Obama visits

MILWAUKEE — Former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders urged college students and other supporters Monday at an early-voting rally on the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee campus to throw Republican Gov. Scott Walker out of office and re-elect Democratic Sen. Tammy Baldwin. The event comes at the start of a week during which President Donald Trump and former … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Sanders rallies Wisconsin voters before Trump, Obama visits