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  • Janesville police seek suspect accused of passing counterfeit $100 bills

    Can you help? Janesville police seek suspect accused of passing counterfeit $100 bills

    JANESVILLE — Janesville police are looking for a woman accused of passing counterfeit $100  bills. Police say the suspect passed counterfeit $100 bills at three stores in Janesville on Monday, October 24th. The bills all had the same serial number B30865511C. If anyone can identify the suspect they are urged to call Crimestoppers at 608-756-3636.

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    Kids, candy & their teeth: Tricks parents can use to help protect kids’ teeth from a sugar overload

    MILWAUKEE — Dr. Donald Gunlach joins Real Milwaukee to talk about kids, candy and their teeth. The average trick-or-treater consumes about three cups of sugar – equal to 200 sugar packets. AND Kids eat up to 7,000 calories on Halloween – the same as 13 Big Macs. A few tricks parents can use to help protect kids’ teeth from a sugar overload: Brush before eating candy – Brushing before candy consumption reduces the amount of bacteria and plaque on teeth. […]

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    On the hunt for some unique gifts for the holidays? Check out TreeGhost Country Store

    MILWAUKEE — If you’re on the hunt for some unique gifts for the holidays, maybe you should consider something made of metal. Brian Kramp takes us to a place where a local man is creating custom sings out of steel. Two miles east of Holy Hill in Hubertus stands an old building with metal signs welcoming you to a place called the TreeGhost Country Store. It’s here that Kevin Kapp and his brother sell original metal art pieces. Art that is […]

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    Planning a Halloween party? Some do-it-yourself ideas to make the night spooky

    MILWAUKEE — Halloween just isn’t for kids anymore — entertaining expert Carol Mackey joins FOX6 WakeUp with some spooky do-it-yourself ideas for your party.

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    62-year-old Milwaukee woman crashes vehicle after spotting bug on leg

    WASHINGTON  COUNTY — The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an accident that occurred Friday morning, October 21st in the area of Hwy 175 and Crooked Rd in the Town of Addison. Authorities say the driver, a 62-year-old Milwaukee woman, was northbound on Hwy 175 when she observed a bug on her left leg.  At that time the driver, losing control of both her emotions and vehicle, traveled off the road and struck an arrow sign, a We Energies box and an […]

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    October 25, 2016

    Look who is turning six years old Tuesday, October 25, 2016.

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    History of drunk driving: Suspect in hit-and-run crash that killed 3 women turns himself in

    MILWAUKEE — The suspected driver in the October 23rd hit-and-run crash that killed three young women from Chicago turned himself in to Milwaukee police on Monday, October 24th. Police say the wreck happened around 2:45 a.m. on October 23rd near 2nd and Clybourn. A Lexus was southbound on 2nd Street when it apparently disregarded a solid red light and slammed into a Ford that was westbound on Clybourn. “It was loud. It sounded like a ‘boom,'” Demone Madison, who witnessed the crash said. Officials […]

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    October 24

    The Haunt Jax in the Box The Farmer’s Wife Christmas Clearing Council account for Tim, Uber driver hurt in hit-and-run crash at 2nd & Clybourn Wisconsin Department of Justice: Dose of Reality campaign FOX6: Dose of Reality coverage Who will win the World Series? VOTE in our poll!

  • Lillie Jones

    Accused in shooting outside Onyx nightclub, Lillie Jones pleads not guilty

    MILWAUKEE — 22-year-old Lillie Jones –a Taycheedah correctional officer facing multiple charges in connection with a shooting that happened near the Onyx nightclub on Milwaukee’s north side entered a not guilty plea Monday, October 24th. Jones faces the following charges: First-degree reckless injury, use of a dangerous weapon Disorderly conduct Jones is suspected of shooting a 23-year-old woman early Sunday morning, October 16th near 31st and Lancaster — not far from the Onyx nightclub. The shooting happened outside, but police say […]

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    Daycare decisions: Child development expert helps you compare care options

    MILWAUKEE — It can be one of the toughest decisions parents make — deciding who will watch their child while they’re at work. That’s why we’ve called in our child development expert Jessica Lahner to help you compare care options. Quality child care checklist  

  • Hawthorne Elementary School, Waukesha

    Police identify source of threats made to students at Waukesha’s Hawthorne STEM Elementary

    WAUKESHA — Waukesha police have identified the source of the threatening messages sent to students at Waukesha’s Hawthorne STEM Elementary through a common app. Some parents were in a panic on Tuesday, October 18th, wondering whether it was safe to send their children to school. This, after a threatening message is circulated. Investigators forensically identified an 11-year-old boy who admitted to posting these threatening messages.  This 11-year-old boy is a student of the Waukesha School District. Authorities say a common app was […]

  • Thomas Clodfelter

    Wanted: Authorities looking for inmate who walked away from job site

    RACINE COUNTY — Authorities are searching for Thomas Clodfelter, an inmate confined at Sturtevant Transitional Facility, who walked away from a work release site late Sunday, October 23rd. The incident has been reported to the Racine County Sheriff’s Department. Clodfelter is described as a white male, 5’9″ tall, and 186 pounds. Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Thomas Clodfelter should immediately contact law enforcement.