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  • Milwaukee man wins $149K Badger 5 jackpot

    MILWAUKEE — A Milwaukee man is the lucky winner of a $149,000 Badger 5 jackpot. Donald Miller of Milwaukee purchased his ticket at Pick ‘N Save located at 250 West Holt Avenue. The ticket matched the winning numbers from the Monday, December 4th drawing; they were 9, 10, 11, 20 and 30. Badger 5 is a daily lotto game available only in Wisconsin. Winners at all prize levels have 180 days from the drawing to claim their prizes by mail or […]

  • “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over:” Wisconsin law enforcement stepping up patrols for the holidays

    MILWAUKEE — Law enforcement throughout Wisconsin are stepping up patrols in an effort to prevent drunk driving this Christmas. Officers will be logging more hours beginning Friday, December 13th through New Year’s day, as part of the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign. “Drivers impaired by alcohol, prescription medications or other drugs endanger everyone along our roadways,” said David Pabst, Director of the Wisconsin Department of Transportation’s (WisDOT) Bureau of Transportation Safety. “While law enforcement will make arrests and […]

  • Federal prosecutors: After crash into break wall, man lied to investigators, telling them “Frank” was missing

    MILWAUKEE — A man pleaded guilty to a federal charge that he lied to first responders after crashing his boat into the McKinely Marina break wall. The incident happened on October 7th, 2016. Investigators say 44-year-old Timothy Motel was drunk and speeding when he hit the wall at the north gap just out from the marina. He and another man ended up getting tossed into the water — but there’s a twist: federal prosecutors say Motel made up a story […]

  • Prosecutors: Drag racing led to shots fired incident, hit-and-run crash involving MPD detectives

    MILWAUKEE — Three Milwaukee men have been criminally charged in connection with a hit-and-run crash and shots fired incident that involved two MPD detectives.  It happened Tuesday morning, December 5th in downtown Milwaukee. The accused are 21-year-old Juan Garcia, 22-year-old Ramone Garcia and 21-year-old Kristopher Weah. Juan Garcia is facing: Two counts of first degree recklessly endangering safety (use of a dangerous weapon) Endangering safety by use of dangerous weapon ( from vehicle, at or toward person) Ramone Garcia is […]

  • 5 hurt in 4-vehicle crash on Highway 57 in Sheboygan County; 3 citations issued

    SHEBOYGAN COUNTY — Five people were transported to hospitals after a crash involving four vehicles Friday, December 8th. It happened around 4:30 p.m. on State Highway 57 at County Road A, in the Town of Rhine. Sheboygan County sheriff’s officials said one person was cited for operating with a revoked license after this crash, and another was cited for inattentive driving. A third person was cited for operating with a suspended license. The crash involved a Ford F-150, a Chevy […]

  • Witnesses: Man fatally shot as he was being chased down alley 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. The victim has been identified as 37-year-old Marcholee Skenandore. Witness tells me man chased down alley at 22nd and mineral. 2 other men appeared on other side and shot and killed […]

  • Police look 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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.

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]