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  • October 20

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  • Waukesha County animal shelters to welcome more than 100 dogs from Puerto Rico

    WAUKESHA COUNTY — Waukesha County animal shelters HAWS (Humane Animal Welfare Society) and Elmbrook Humane Society (EBHS) are teaming up to help shelter and rescue dogs from Puerto Rico. According to a press release, more than 100 dogs, the largest transport to date for the county, will arrive on Saturday, October 21st at Crites Field in Waukesha. The rescue flight is tentatively scheduled to land between 4:00 p.m.  and 5:00 p.m. HAWS Executive Director Lynn Olenik said the following: “The animals […]

  • Future Forecaster: Meet 8-year-old Camille from Milwaukee

    She wanted to be a Future Forecaster — and that’s exactly what FOX6 WakeUp News is helping her accomplish. Meet Camille Ivory-Morris, an 8-year-old from Milwaukee. FOX6 and Meteorologist Rob Haswell are looking for some smart, fun, outgoing and weather-loving kids to help with the weather forecasts Friday mornings on WakeUp News. If you have a 6 to 12-year-old child who is into weather and wants to show his or her stuff, then we want to hear from you! CLICK […]

  • From heroism to horror: New movies that are good for the whole family, some the kids should steer clear of

    MILWAUKEE — As Halloween approaches — movies for kids can be few and far between. But this time around there are quite a few that are safe for teens. Paul Hall from Common Guy’s Film Reviews joins Real Milwaukee with his real reviews — and some new DVDs that are sure to please the little ones. Follow Paul Hall on Twitter and Facebook.  

  • Treats without any tricks: Simple things parents can do to keep their kids safe this Halloween

    MILWAUKEE — Halloween is a fun time of year — but it can come with some hidden dangers. Nick Maniaci with Kohl’s Cares Grow Safe and Healthy Program joins Real Milwaukee with some precautions parents can take to protect their kids. COSTUMES Making or choosing costumes is part of the fun. Here are some safety reminders to consider when putting together your child`s costume: VISIBILITY is key. It’s a startling fact that kids are twice as likely to get hit […]

  • Overnight full closures: This upcoming construction could impact your commute

    MILWAUKEE — Ryan Luck with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation joins FOX6 WakeUp to talk about the upcoming construction that could impact your commute. Friday, October 20 Overnight Full Closure I-41/894 North at National Avenue for traffic switch – 11PM – 7AM Monday, October 23 Overnight Full Closure I-94 West at 84th Street for pavement marking – 11PM – 5AM Wednesday, October 25 Overnight Full Closure I-94 West at the Zoo Interchange for traffic switch – 10PM – 5AM Thursday, […]

  • October 20, 2017

    Look who is turning six years old Friday, October 20, 2017.

  • Caught on camera: Employee robbed at gunpoint inside U-Haul Moving & Storage

    MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are seeking a suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery that happened around 12:30 p.m. on October 18th at the U-Haul Moving & Storage — located near 21st Street and State Street. Police say a man entered the business armed with a gun, pointed it at an employee, demanded and obtained money, and then fled the scene. The suspect is described as a black man in his 30s, standing around 6’-6’1” tall, with a medium […]

  • Police: 3 taken into custody following police pursuit involving stolen vehicle

    MILWAUKEE — Three people were taken into custody early Thursday morning, October 19th following a police pursuit in Milwaukee. Police say a car was taken in a robbery around 12:30 a.m. in neighborhood near Humboldt and Keefe. While responding to the scene, officers spotted the car — and a pursuit ensued. The pursuit ended near 2nd and Hadley — where a man, a woman and a juvenile were all taken into custody. PHOTO GALLERY Monitor FOX6 News and FOX6Now.com for […]

  • Acceptance and understanding: Steps parents can take to show their kids the importance of tolerance

    MILWAUKEE — When raising kids, it’s important to show them not everyone is going to look and think like them. Child development expert from Carroll University, Jessica Lahner, joins Real Milwaukee to talk about what parents can do to teach kids about tolerance and help them look past people’s differences.  

  • Stay connected: The new Bucks jerseys that are tailored towards tech lovers

    MILWAUKEE — The Bucks kicked off their season last night and there’s a lot of excitement around the team this year – including some new technology. The NBA is rolling out new fan gear that combines sports and technology. Our friends and U.S. Cellular brought us some of the new Connected Bucks Jerseys. The Connected Jerseys give fans exclusive access to content by tapping the Nike Connected Logo with their smartphone. Rashawn Watson of U.S. Cellular joins Real Milwaukee to […]

  • TMZ: A new celebrity romance is brewing

    The fall out continues for the Weinstein Company — and a new celebrity romance is brewing. Casey Carver with TMZ joins FOX6 WakeUp with the scoop.