Partly sunny skies today with a seasonably high temperature around 25 degrees, and a low near 17.
Christopher Orozco knew what he did was wrong and he could not bring his friend back.
On Thursday, he told the parents of Brian Smith he was sorry for causing their son’s death during a hearing in which a Kenosha County judge sentenced him to 10 years probation.
SOMERS — With the DeSimone Gymnasium splitting at the seams, maybe it was fitting that UW-Parkside junior point guard Andy Mazurczak was the one who stood at the free-throw line four times in the final 10 seconds and calmly sank four free throws before a momentarily quiet crowd waiting to explode.
We confront it every day, morning and night, for one of our most basic needs — the search for food.
If your pantry is a mess, it can bookend your day in frustration.
Circuit Court Judge Bruce Schroeder gave District Attorney’s Office staff members a lecture in court earlier this week. Based on the list of problems Schroeder cited, the prosecutors probably had it coming, but they also have a good excuse: There aren’t enough people in the District Attorney’s Office to do the work.
With Gov. Scott Walker about to release his state budget proposal, the judge’s dressing down of the local prosecutors may have come just in time. The District Attorney’s Office is funded by the state.
When looking for an artist to kick off Get Out’s “On the Beat” profile series, one name kept coming to the forefront.
Matt Meyer, 34, performs at various venues in Kenosha and on the road. He plays gigs with his band, Matt Meyer and the Smooth Riders, as well as solo acoustic shows, open jams and with other groups.