Crews from SUNK? Dive and Ice Service work to remove a shanty that was stuck to the ice of Lake Butte des Morts, March 6, 2014.

Photos: Removing a stuck shanty

A frigid winter froze a shanty to the ice of Lake Butte des Morts, and it took a professional crew more than 5 hours to free it. More » Stor…

The Wisconsin state Capitol in Madison is seen, Jan. 14, 2014.

Wisconsin Senate panel passes CCAP purges

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – A state Senate committee has overwhelmingly approved a bipartisan bill that would purge information from Wisconsin’s po…

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Cold weather impacting construction

MILWAUKEE (AP) – The long, cold winter has put a damper on home construction, including the remodeling industry. Experts say projects are de…

Snowcover

More snow in Wisconsin, less in the U.S.

Average snow depth in the U.S. has decreased from 64% in February to 46% in early March. Wisconsin is completely covered in snow, the averag…

Authorities investigate a shooting that left two people dead on Bowen St. in Brandon, March 5, 2014.

Brandon shooting victims identified

BRANDON – An apparent murder-suicide sent shockwaves through a small community in Fond du Lac County. As we first reported Wednesday night t…