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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
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    “We have 25 guest readers:” Capitol West Academy celebrates Read Across America Day

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — They’re words and phrases we know and love coming from the mind of a legendary author. “I think Dr. Seuss has probably educated hundreds of millions of young people throughout the world. He’s a fixture and he’s certainly a person to celebrate,” said Bucks Vice President of Community Affairs John Steinmiller. On the first Monday of March schools including Capitol West Academy participated in Read Across America Day, which included a celebration of Dr. Seuss’ Birthday. “We have […]

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    Crafted with love: Milwaukee community creates special quilts for Penfield Children’s Center kids

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — It’s the perfect gift on this bitterly cold day. Boxes filled with hand crafted gifts of love made their way through the halls of Penfield Children’s Center before they were wrapped around the little bodies of their new owners. “It really warms my heart and makes me feel like all of the effort has been really well appreciated,” said Shannon Molter, with the Milwaukee Art Museum. Penfield Children’s Center is an early intervention services program for children […]

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    Karate students learn how to use martial arts to stop bullying

    MENOMONEE FALLS (WITI) — Karate is much more than a sport to these kids, it’s a lifestyle teaching them important lessons including how to handle a bully. “I didn`t really know what to do because it was before I was taking karate class and I kind of felt helpless,” said 13-year old Jack Enneking. Enneking has been both a victim and witness to bullying. It’s that feeling of helplessness too many kids have experienced that prompted Karate America Chief Instructor Mark […]

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    Help save a life: North Shore Fire Dept. encourages hands-only CPR

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Firefighters face emergencies every day, but your average person doesn’t making it a scary situation. “A lot of people are afraid to react in an emergency for a number of different reasons. But in a cardiac arrest, the most common reason is they’re afraid of having to do mouth-to-mouth,” said North Shore Fire Department Lt. Dan Tyk. That’s why the North Shore Fire Department is encouraging people to use hands-only CPR. “Studies have found that there’s enough oxygen […]

  • Shielded Hearts

    “It’s really very gratifying:” Shielded Hearts hosts 6th Annual New Toy RoundUp

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — They’re symbols of love and security, to inspire triumph after tragedy. “I hope that it’s giving them some hope and some comfort and kind of showing them that things are going to turn around from here,” said Shielded Hearts RoundUp Coordinator Krista Orlowski. For the sixth year, Shielded Hearts is hosting its New Toy RoundUp. “Shielded Hearts is an organization of police wives who encourage hope in police work through service, friendship, faith, and education,” said Orlowski. All […]

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    Menomonee Falls High School students learn how to file their taxes

    MENOMONEE FALLS (WITI) — He didn’t win the lottery, but Menomonee Falls High School Junior Cole Sterr sure feels like he did. “I got about $248 back. So that`s a good day,” said Sterr. The high school is hosting its 5th annual tax day. “We saw kids getting almost a thousand dollars back from both federal and state together and we had a student who had to pay in,” said Menomonee Falls High School Business Teacher Lisa Kiefer. Students who have taken the Personal […]

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    Sledding, ice carving & a chili cook-off: Sneak peek at Cedarburg Winter Festival

    (WITI) — Sledding, ice carving, and a chili cook-off are just some of the fun activities going on in Cedarburg this weekend. Laura gets a behind the scenes look at the Cedarburg Winter Festival.

  • teeth

    Kids learn how to protect their teeth for Children’s Dental Health Month

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — A bright smile adds to a person’s confidence and overall health. With February being Children’s Dental Health Month, professionals from Dental Associates are visiting area schools to teach 4,000 children how to protect their teeth. “People who do not take care of their teeth you’re going to get an infection with bacteria. The bacteria can get into the bloodstream and affect the heart,” said Dental Associates Patient Care Coordinator Deborah Salfer. As they spent time at St. Rafael […]

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    What is the “Orange Effect?” Get an intense, effective workout at Orangetheory Fitness

    (WITI) — Get a great workout while doing high intensity interval training with cardio and weightlifting. Laura talks health and exercise as she hangs at Orangetheory Fitness.

  • paczki

    Paczki Day: Crowds devour sinfully good Polish treats at Milwaukee’s National Bakery

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Well before the sun came up on Fat Tuesday, people lined up outside National Bakery to get their hands on fresh made paczki. Ken Lovas got in line at 4:20 a.m. “I take them for work, I take them for church, I take them for neighbors, the little ones. You’d think you gave them a million dollars when you take two paczki over to the house. It’s like you remembered,” said Lovas. Once the doors opened at 6 a.m. […]

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    Crowds line up to get their fill of Paczki on Fat Tuesday

    (WITI) — Everybody is Polish on Paczki Day! Laura hangs at National Bakery as crowds of people are celebrating the Fat Tuesday tradition.

  • Paczki

    Milwaukee bakers work nearly ’round the clock to be ready for Paczki Day

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — It’s a sweet jelly-filled donut that brings people back year after year for Paczki Day — and a ton of work goes into preparing for this day. The bakers at National Bakery worked 20 hours on Sunday and they’re back at it on Monday with just a few hours of rest. “They’re going to work straight through tomorrow another 20-hour shift until everything is done. Then they finally get to relax a little bit,” said National Bakery General Manager Dawn […]

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