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  • Rally to fight GOP tax plan held in Pere Marquette Park

    MILWAUKEE — A rally to fight the “grad tax” was held on Saturday, December 9th in Pere Marquette Park. Senator Lena Taylor, D-Milwaukee and a group of students spoke out against the Republican federal tax plan. The group said the plan jeopardizes access to higher education. The GOP plan cuts student loan interest payments as deductions, for starters. PHOTO GALLERY Republicans have said the current education tax benefits are “so complicated that they are ineffective because many taxpayers cannot determine […]

  • Milwaukee police investigate fatal shooting near 22nd and Mineral

    MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened near 22nd and Mineral Saturday afternoon, December 9th. The call to officials came in shortly after 4:00 p.m. PHOTO GALLERY Witnesses said they saw a man being chased down an alley, when two other men appeared and shot him. Witness tells me man chased down alley at 22nd and mineral. 2 other men appeared on other side and shot and killed victim. Witness believes 3 suspects live nearby. @fox6now […]

  • CAST YOUR VOTE for this week’s Play of the Week

    MILWAUKEE — The FOX6 Sports Blitz invites you to cast a vote for the Play of the Week. From the Packers to the Brewers, the Bucks to the Badgers… There are great feats of athleticism just about every day in Wisconsin. We want you to help us decide which was the most dramatic, the most incredible, the most jaw-dropping play you’ve seen this week. CAST YOUR VOTE in the poll below.

  • Pictures: View & submit beautiful weather pictures

    MILWAUKEE — Every single day, we hear from FOX6 News viewers who say they have a beautiful photo they’d like to share on-air. Here’s your chance to do so. Submit the photo by clicking the button just below.

  • Washington County: Man dies after vehicle falls on him in Newburg

    NEWBURG — Fire officials tell FOX6 News a man died after a vehicle he was working on collapsed and fell on top of him on Saturday December 9th. According to the Newburg Fire Department, it happened near Main and Monroe Streets in Newburg. Officials say the man was extricated from underneath the vehicle and lifesaving measures were performed but were unsuccessful. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities say it appears this was an accident.  It remains under investigation by the […]

  • Police looking to identify woman who stole $550 worth of UGG boots from Brookfield Square

    BROOKFIELD — Police are asking for the public’s help to identify a woman who stole over $500 worth of merchandise from the Boston Store at Brookfield Square on Saturday, December 9th. According to Brookfield police, the theft happened just before 3:00 p.m. Police say the the woman ran from the store with $550 worth of items, including three pairs of UGG boots. Two pairs were recovered in the parking lot as the suspect fled. Officials describe the woman as a […]

  • Kids enjoy “Breakfast with Santa” at annual EAA event

    WEST BEND — Santa is known for making his routes in the sky, and now he’s hanging out with other flight enthusiasts in Wisconsin! The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) held its annual “Breakfast with Santa” event on Saturday, December 9th. It was held inside the EAA hanger at the West Bend Airport. PHOTO GALLERY Families were able to grab food, listen to some music and tell Santa what they want for Christmas this year. “Kids have the best time. We […]

  • Admirals comeback for shout-out 4-3 win against Moose

    WINNIPEG, MB — Goalie Juuse Saros stopped 23 shots and the Milwaukee Admirals came back from a two-goal deficit to defeat the Manitoba Moose 4-3 in a shootout Saturday at BellMTS Place. The win snapped Milwaukee’s three-game winless skid (0-2-1-0). It also snapped Manitoba’s nine-game winning streak. Saros got stronger as the game wore on. He stopped all 17 shots he saw in the last two periods and overtime and two-of-three in the shootout. Saros is 6-0 in AHL shootouts in […]

  • Milwaukee DPW prepared for what snow may fall in city

    MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Department of Public Works announced that it has plans to address the snowfall coming to southeast Wisconsin. Officials issued a news release on Friday, December 8th indicating DPW crews have applied salt brine to city bridges, overpasses and most main streets. Drivers will recognize the brine on the road — they show as chalky, white lines. Once the snow began to fly, 103 salt trucks were deployed by the city. Those trucks addressed the main streets first […]

  • Milwaukee police: 27-year-old man shot multiple times near 27th and Atkinson

    MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating after a man was shot multiple times near 27th and Atkinson Friday night, December 8th. The call to authorities came in around 9:20 p.m. PHOTO GALLERY According to the Milwaukee Police Department, the 27-year-old victim was shot in the chest and the leg. He was taken to the hospital for his non-life threatening injuries. Officials say the motive for the shooting is undetermined and police are seeing suspect(s). The investigation is ongoing.

  • MPD officers shot at while serving high-risk search warrant near 26th and Nash

    MILWAUKEE — Officers with Milwaukee Police Department’s Tactical Enforcement Unit were shot at while serving a high-risk search warrant near 26th and Nash Friday evening, December 8th. According to Milwaukee police, the high-risk search warrant for illegal handguns and drugs was executed around 6:15 p.m. Police say while in the process of entering the residence, a person inside fired a shot at them. The two officers did not return fire. Authorities were able to enter the residence and take four adult […]

  • FBI: Cudahy man arrested, accused of robbing ALDI stores in Wisconsin, Indiana

    MILWAUKEE — A fingerprint led authorities to a man they say robbed six ALDI Foods’ stores throughout Wisconsin over the past six months. That fingerprint led to federal charges for 30-year-old Hiram Graham of Cudahy. Graham was arrested by the FBI’s Milwaukee Area Violent Crime Task Force (MAVCTF) around 6:00 am on Friday, December 8th. The FBI MAVCTF, which is comprised of law enforcement officers from the FBI, the Milwaukee Police Department and the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office Investigative Unit, […]