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Voter ID blocked for November election

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Voter ID blocked for November election

The U.S. Supreme Court has blocked Wisconsin’s Voter ID law for the November election. In a 6-3 decision, the justices vacated the 7th Court of Appeals decision Monday that upheld the law passed by state lawmakers in 2011 along partisan lines. The American Civil Liberties Union on Tuesday asked the high court to block the […]

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Walworth County Sheriff’s seek information on shooting of 2 dogs

Walworth County – The Walworth County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information in the shooting of two dogs near the Wisconsin Illinois state line in Walworth Township. Walworth County Sheriff’s officials are seeking information after two dogs were found shot to death near the Wisconsin/Illinois state line in Walworth Township. Sheriff’s officials say the incident took […]

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Pleasant Prairie Police search for bank robbery suspect

On Monday 10/06/14 at 2:14pm the Pleasant Prairie Police were notified of a robbery at BMO Harris Bank located at 9055-76th Street. Witnesses stated that a male subject entered the business and provided a note to the teller demanding money. A weapon was implied but none was observed. The male subject then left the bank […]

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U.S. Supreme Court rejects same-sex marriage appeals in five states

CBS 58 is reporting The Supreme Court rejected requests Monday from five states, including Wisconsin, to review state bans on same-sex marriage. This means that the decision of the lower courts will stick for now and immediately ends the delay for same-sex couples to get married in Utah, Indiana, Wisconsin, Oklahoma, and Virginia. Be sure […]

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Body discovered on railroad tracks in Kenosha

Kenosha Police, Kenosha Fire Department and Pleasant Prairie Police were dispatched to the area of 80th and Sheridan Road (METRA line) at around 1:45 p.m. today for calls from a worker of the Union Pacific Railroads doing work in the area, stating they have found a body. When authorities arrived they discovered body parts. The […]

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