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A Bank Is Paying For People's Spare Change

(CNN) - A Wisconsin bank has come up with a creative way to help local businesses amid the coronavirus pandemic and the coin shortage it has caused. The Community State Bank has launched a coin buy back program. People…

Oh Snow in Milwaukee on Halloween!

Would you take a look at this! This is Marlena Mumma’s cousin Chris Jaskolski house in a suburb outside of Milwaukee. A huge snow storm hit on Halloween. At Chris’ house, they had 7…

Wisconsin Gov Pulls Natl Guard From Southern Border

(CNN) - Wisconsin is the third state to pull its National Guard troops from the southern border. Governor Tony Evers said there wasn't enough evidence to back president Trump's "contention that there exists a national security crisis at our…

Jake Patterson Confesses To Killing Closs' Parents

(CNN) - We are learning more about the kidnapping of Jayme Closs and the killing of her parents. The Barron County District Attorney released a criminal complaint Monday. In it, it says Jake Patterson told investigators he first spotted…

Wisconsin Couple Recovers Photos for WWII Veteran

(WMTV) A Wisconsin couple is bringing back memories to a 100-year-old World War II veteran, after restoring photos from his military service that were damaged by floodwaters. Michael Lawler and his wife Janice…

SCOTUS Lets Voter Redistricting Maps Stand For Now

(CNN) - The Supreme Court has sidestepped two major cases concerning partisan gerrymandering. Monday the justices ruled to allow challenged maps in Wisconsin and Maryland to stand for now. In the Wisconsin case, Democrats challenged maps drawn by Republicans.…

Brendan Dassey's Overturned Conviction Upheld

(WLUK) - There's a new court victory for a man whose confession became a subplot in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer." On Thursday, a federal appeals court upheld a ruling that overturned Brendan Dassey's conviction. Dassey confessed to investigators…

WEB: The Big Cheese

Hey, it’s Miller Robson from WLTZ FIRST NEWS TODAY. Here’s a quirky story for you. If you think grilled cheese is serious business (and I do) then some very serious business went down in Wisconsin yesterday.…

Hail Pelts Parts of Wisconsin

As we prepare for the possibility of severe weather for our viewing area Saturday night through Sunday morning (chances remain low at the moment), I thought you might find this interesting. Severe hail fell in parts…