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    Trick-or-Treat: Costume tips to help make Halloween a safe event

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) —  Here come the ghosts and goblins…Halloween is on the way! The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) offers some common sense costume tips to help make Halloween a safe event for little princesses, monsters, superheroes and more. Before you design or shop for a Halloween outfit for your child, use these three simple rules as a guideline for safely dressing your child for Halloween parades and trick-or-treating: Step One – Prevent fires and burns […]

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    Somers Elementary School temporarily evacuated after refrigerant leak discovered

    SOMERS (WITI) — Students at Somers Elementary School were evacuated Monday morning, October 20th after a refrigerant leak was discovered. Somers Fire-Rescue was dispatched around 8:18 a.m. for a report of a fire alarm at Somers Elementary School, a 4K-5th grade public school with an enrollment of 465 students. As they investigated the alarm, firefighters learned that an odorous fluid had spilled onto the floor of the cafeteria area from the ceiling. The Kenosha County Hazardous Materials Team, comprised of specially […]

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    Someone’s $1 million richer! Winning Powerball ticket sold in Stanley

    MADISON (WITI) — A Powerball ticket sold in Chippewa County won $1 million in the Saturday, October 18 Powerball drawing. The $1 million ticket was sold at Stanley Travel Stop, 600 South Broadway Street in Stanley. The $20,000 ticket was sold at Sheboygan Oil Company, 220 North Wisconsin Drive in Howards Grove. There was also a $10,000 ticket sold at Kwik Trip, 1301 North Main Street in Viroqua. Saturday’s winning Powerball numbers were 20, 26, 27, 36 and 54 with […]

  • Looking for ways to spice up your holiday snacks? Tips for decorating cookies, cupcakes

    Cupcakes, cookies and cheesecake — do your holiday treats need a little updating? Cherri Hollis, from Cherri’s Savor the Flavor, joins Real Milwaukee with some ideas to spice up your holiday snacks.

  • You might want to take your headphones the next time you go the grocery store, but why?

    Next time you head to the grocery store, you might want to take your headphones with. But why? Rob Haswell explains in this week’s Cheap Thoughts.

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    Get your scare on at the Wisconsin Feargrounds

    Halloween is only two weeks away, but this weekend, you can get your scare on at the Wisconsin Feargrounds. Watch as Laura Langemo gets an up-close look at all the fun.

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    Like a good scare? Get an up-close look at the spooky fun you can enjoy at Wis. Feargrounds

    Halloween is only two weeks away, but this weekend, you can get your scare on at the Wisconsin Feargrounds. Watch as Laura Langemo gets an up-close look at all the fun.

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    Looking to tone your glutes & strengthen your hamstrings? Workout routine that will help

    Looking for a way to tone your glutes and strengthen your hamstrings? Tony Becker from Fitness Together joins FOX6 WakeUp with tips to give you knockout legs.

  • October 20, 2014

    Look who is turning six years old Monday, October 20, 2014.

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    Nine arrested in child sex trafficking sting

    EAU CLAIRE (AP) — Authorities say nine people have been arrested in a child sex trafficking sting in the Eau Claire area. Investigators say they posed as children online looking for sex, or as an adult wanting to traffic a child for sex. Police say the nine were arrested Thursday and Friday. A news conference is scheduled Monday morning in Eau Claire.

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    Packing to hunt? The do’s and don’ts of traveling with a firearm

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Hunting season is right around the corner, and General Mitchell is preparing for a big increase in firearms being packed in bags. What is in that bag? Or her bag? Or his bag? The answer doesn’t really matter unless you’re traveling with items prohibited by the TSA. “We’re trying to educate the passenger better,” said Mark Lendvay, Wisconsin’s Federal Security Director. With holiday travel season around the corner, the TSA is demonstrating how to make your trip […]

  • Like beef jerky? There’s a place that offers over 200 flavors!

    Mary Rothschadl from The Beef Jerky Outlet joins FOX6 WakeUp to talk about the variety of flavors and crazy specialties you can enjoy.


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