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Laura Langemo joins the FOX6 News Team as an assignment reporter. She came to Milwaukee from Duluth, MN. She worked there for several years as the morning anchor and feature reporter.

Laura has always had a passion for news and she was even nominated for an EMMY for a series she did on premature birth.

During her free time, Laura likes get out and go running and spend time with her family and friends. She says she is thrilled to be a part of the FOX6 News Team.

Recent Articles
  • rare chair affair

    “Rare Chair Affair” uses art to help those affected by breast cancer to bond and heal

    SHOREWOOD (WITI) — Breast Cancer Awareness Month has been both a special and emotional time of year for Pat Skowronski for more than a decade, as she was diagnosed with this terrible disease back in 2003. “I was angry and then I cried a lot, and then I said ‘wait a minute, this isn’t going to get me,'” said Skowronski. Six years ago, Skowronski learned about the Rare Chair Affair. “We have breast cancer survivors who work with volunteer artists all summer […]

  • ken nelson

    “It tells who you are:” 91-year-old “handwriting analyst” has been working legal cases since 1976

    MEQUON (WITI) — There’s no need for a computer or smartphone in Ken Nelson’s line of work. All he requires is a pen and paper. “There’s no such thing as handwriting. This is mind writing. The hand only does what the mind tells it to do. What’s in the head and the heart comes out on paper,” said Nelson. Nelson has been analyzing handwriting since 1976. Even at 91 years old, he continues to travel across the state as an expert […]

  • Cole Braun

    EPIC: One man on a mission to raise funds for high school students’ tuition

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Sports have been a lifelong passion for Cole Braun. After an injury forced him to stop playing basketball, he took up running. “Did my first marathon in 2001 and then got involved in multi-sport and triathlons after that and did my first Ironman in 2007,” said Braun. Braun began competing in race after race. He even formed the group “Racers Against Childhood Cancer” and donated funds he raised to childhood cancer research. But now, Braun has a new cause. As CEO of […]

  • pink2

    Conversations for the Cure: Helping to empower, educate women about breast cancer

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Cancer is a word no one wants to hear from their doctor. But many loved ones of Amberlea Childs have received this difficult news, which is what prompted her to become a volunteer for Susan G. Komen Southeast Wisconsin. “Wanting to really help empower women and educate women so breast cancer became my platform,” said Childs. After spending years as a volunteer, Childs found out she too was about to join a sisterhood she never planned to be a part of. […]

  • Condella's Coats for Kids

    Gearing up for winter: Pitch in and help Condella’s Coats for Kids

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — They’re a necessity for Milwaukee winters, but the unfortunate reality is there are many children in need who don’t own a coat. “Can you imagine getting through the winter with just a sweater here in Milwaukee? So we see the need,” said Salvation Army Community Relations Director Faithe Colas. But Condella’s Coats for Kids is trying to change that. Now in its 30th year, we’re asking everyone to check their closet for gently used coats to donate […]

  • Wisconsin Connections Academy students

    They’re classmates, but only met for the first time on a field trip

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — They communicate every day, but students from Wisconsin Connections Academy came face-to-face with their peers and teachers for the first time at the school’s statewide field trip day. “You get to know them online and stuff and when you meet them, it`s like you’ve known them your entire life,” said Wisconsin Connections Academy student Jasmine Ford. Students living in the Greater Milwaukee area enrolled in the online school spent Monday, September 22nd visiting Growing Power. “This is an […]

  • nari

    Windows, doors & more: Preparations underway for NARI Fall Home & Remodeling Show

    WEST ALLIS (WITI) — It’s the sights and sounds of a remodeling project before the real remodeling begins. “There will be people setting up all through the day on Thursday and doing some spit polishing on Friday morning before we open at 10 a.m.,” said Milwaukee NARI Spokesperson Dave Amoroso. 300 booths are in the process of being set up at State Fair Park’s Wisconsin Expo Center for the 24th Annual Milwaukee NARI Fall Home and Remodeling Show. “This is really a great opportunity […]

  • airport

    7th graders get a behind-the-scenes tour of Mitchell International Airport

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Many 7th graders like Kyra Aguillard have never been in an airport let alone an airplane, but that is no longer the case. “I think this is really cool and it’s awesome to get to see the pilots and the planes and to actually look inside and get behind the scenes,” said Aguillard. The students from Victory School were invited to Mitchell International Airport by Southwest Airlines. They’re kicking off the Council of Small Business Executives, or COSBE’s “Be […]

  • house

    “It’s pretty much a blessing:” Habitat for Humanity home built to honor Pope Francis

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Dozens of volunteers spent Monday morning building five new homes in the rain for Habitat for Humanity. But one of those hard workers is actually a recipient of one of the homes. “It’s pretty much a blessing and I’m here and I’m happy,” said Erskine Jude. Jude was thrilled to learn he will soon own the very home he is working on. He plans to move in with his mother and his 2 nephews who he has cared for […]

  • backpack buddies

    Giving kids the tools they need to succeed! Hundreds of children receive backpacks filled with supplies

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Students at Doerfler Elementary School walked in to quite the surprise Wednesday morning, September 10th! Students received free backpacks — filled with school supplies! It’s all part of the annual “Backpack Buddies” program. “I was like ‘are they going to give them out or something?'” second-grader Justin Chico said. “You can kind of feel the energy and excitement in the air when you`re here,” Balistreri-owned Sendik’s Food Markets Owner Margaret Harris said. Hundreds of backpacks filled the school’s auditorium, and the […]

  • Watertown Plank Road pedestrian sky bridge

    Peace of mind for families staying at Ronald McDonald House: Watertown Plank sky bridge is open

    WAUWATOSA (WITI) — It is meant to help folks get from the Ronald McDonald House to Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. The Watertown Plank Road pedestrian sky bridge has opened! For five months after her now three-year-old daughter Lydia was born, Tiffany Spoor stayed at the Ronald McDonald House. Lydia was born with Down Syndrome along with a defect in her heart and esophagus. “I remember sleeping at the Ronald McDonald House and getting a call at two in the morning saying ‘something […]

  • Union Grove High School teachers create back-to-school music video

    Motivating students: Union Grove teachers’ back-to-school video goes viral

    UNION GROVE (WITI) — Teaching is much more than a job to Union Grove High School teachers Mitchell Brachmann and Jordan Hein, it’s a passion. To discourage students from getting the back to school blues, they like to have a little fun. “It’s really kind of just elevated everybody’s mood and attitude coming into the school year,” said Hein. This year the duo made another hit music video titled “This School” set to the tune of “Footloose.” “Mr. Brachmann and I […]


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