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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
  • Carissa Cichacki

    “I just hope I make a difference:” Oak Creek lends a helping hand to homeless veterans

    OAK CREEK (WITI) — They’re cans and boxes of food many take for granted in their cupboards at home. Now one young lady is asking you to open your cupboards and your heart and donate to a worthy cause. “The veterans mean so much to me and I just hope I make a difference in their lives,” said 19-year-old Carissa Cichacki. After learning about the dramatic number of homeless veterans, Cichacki decided to something about it. “They told me we’re lining […]

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    “I’m having fun and not worrying about the stress I’m having:” Camp helps kids with parents in the military

    OCONOMOWOC (WITI) — For as long as Cailyn Danick can remember, her mother has been in the Army. Although sharing her mom with the military is a challenge, she has found comfort in her annual trip to summer camp. “I’m having fun and not worrying about all of the stress I’m having or anything that’s pulling me down,” said Danick. Camp Yellow Ribbon is a week long camp hosted by Easter Seals Southeast Wisconsin. It’s for kids between the ages […]

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    “Wow! We’re really up there!” Milwaukee high school ranked third in the state — and it’s an MPS school

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Cheers rang through the halls at Rufus King International High School as students beamed with pride after learning what they’ve accomplished. Rufus King has been ranked the third best school in the state by U.S. News and World Report. “We are standing in one of the best schools in the state of Wisconsin. Today is truly a day of celebration and I`m counting on all of you and I`m excited seeing all of your smiles and all of the excitement that`s […]

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    “We can be a part of the solution:” How you can help keep Milwaukee-area waterways clean

    BROWN DEER (WITI) — Wednesday, August 6th was a perfect day for landscaping, with temperatures in the 70s and sunny skies, but Mathew Patrick and his family were doing more than making their yard look beautiful. They were doing their part to help keep Milwaukee-area waterways clean. “It does make me feel good that we can be a part of the solution — versus the problem,” Patrick said. Patrick and his family are working to help contain storm water run-off, as heavy […]

  • backpack buddy

    Help children in need start the school year by buying a Backpack Buddy

    MEQUON (WITI) — They’re a fun accessory found at Sendik’s that’s helping thousands of children kick-off the school year. Shopper Bob Schuemann and his sons are more than happy to help the cause. “Any time we can keep these boys happy and help out children that need a little bit extra for the school year that`s a great program,” said Schuemann. Since 2008, Balistreri owned Sendik’s Food Markets and Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin have been selling Backpack Buddies, to purchase backpacks filled […]

  • jelly bean art

    Wisconsin State Fair artist features beautiful works made from… jelly beans?

    WEST ALLIS (WITI) — They’re made in just about every flavor you can imagine to satisfy your sweet tooth, but Kristen Cumings uses Jelly Belly jelly beans in a very different way. “I never would’ve guessed that I would be doing this. It’s fun, it’s really fun,” said Cumings. She takes the chewy candy many love, to make beautiful works of art. “I was amazed. I was really surprised at how huge the pictures are and when you stand back the […]

  • New fair wear offered at the State Fair: “The ‘Milk it’ shirt is really popular”

    WEST ALLIS (WITI) — Since she was just four years old, Rose Pipkorn has been going to the Wisconsin State Fair — and every year she always makes sure she brings home a keepsake. “I own everything they have,” said Pipkorn as she laughed. Decked out in her favorite shirt… “It’s my State Fair official shirt I wear to the fair,” said Pipkorn. Pipkorn begins hunting for her newest addition to her collection, and she has plenty of options from ornaments, to post […]

  • Cows, horses, chickens and… kangaroos at the Wisconsin State Fair?!

    WEST ALLIS (WITI) — It’s a whole lot cheaper and more convenient than taking a trip to Australia. Starting this year you can see exotic animals at the Wisconsin State Fair, from a place many people dream to visit. “Exciting, we can see something that we`ve never seen before. I think whoever comes should stop in an see it,” said Ed and Kelly Lopez as they attended Aussie Kingdom. Aussie Kingdom has a variety of marsupials on display and in its […]

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    State Fair goers help fight hunger while getting a sweet deal on admission

    WEST ALLIS (WITI) — Crowds of people poured into the Wisconsin State Fair on opening day, but many of them were bringing something extra. “It makes you feel good especially because we have good jobs and we can afford everything and we like to help other people,” said Judy Ingraham as she walked into the fair. They were bringing in food to get a sweet deal. From 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. everyone who brought in two non-perishable food items for the […]

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    “I want as many people as possible to use these:” New program helps protect your kids online

    KENOSHA (WITI) — The entire world is at your fingertips while surfing the web, but that world also includes plenty of predators. That’s why Kenosha County Sheriff’s officials are taking steps to help parents protect their children. “I was astonished that a predator, within 17 seconds, could start talking to what they believed was a 12-year-old girl on the internet,” said Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth. Sheriff Beth has seen agents catch these offenders preying on children. Now, there’s a new […]

  • vets

    Milwaukee VA hosts Welcome Home event: “It’s like you just know each other right away”

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — After serving in Vietnam for two years, Steven Brunell wears a vest telling the stories of his service and reminding him of that unspoken bond among his fellow soldiers. “It’s like you just know each other right away because there’s a trust that you just have with another veteran,” said Brunell. To thank veterans like Brunell, the Milwaukee VA began hosting a Welcome Home event back in 2007. It originally started to honor soldiers returning from Iraq or Afghanistan. “As […]

  • camp

    Milwaukee Wave host summer camps for kids and “they’re really becoming smarter players”

    NEW BERLIN (WITI) — Throughout the Milwaukee Wave season, Ian Bennett is known for running, passing, and scoring goals. But during the summer he’s not known as a player, but as a coach. “You get to see them grow, you get to see some of these kids when we’ve had them when they were 7 and it’s just amazing because now they’re 14 and you’re like am I getting old or are they just growing up fast,” said Bennett. Bennett […]


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