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"It is important:" First responders reflect on disaster simulation, training for EF5 tornado in Waukesha

WAUKESHA — Local residents on a drizzly Saturday (August 29th) noticed their streets filled with police cars, ambulances and Wisconsin National Guard Humvees as nearly 1,000 emergency and military first responders converged on Waukesha, Wisconsin, in a training scenario where the city was devastated by an EF5 tornado. 853 more words


Three-day disaster exercise: First responders simulate E5 tornado that's devastated Waukesha

WAUKESHA — Nearly 700 Wisconsin National Guard troops partnered with the city of Waukesha Police Department and civilian emergency responders to conduct a full-scale disaster exercise in Waukesha beginning Friday, August 28th. 438 more words


Waukesha Looking Backward into the Future of Water

I’ve been following Waukesha’s water woes for more than a decade, and in my former capacity as executive director of Milwaukee Riverkeeper I was on the front lines of the coalition that helped to pass a strong… 1,106 more words

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VIDEO: Naked man leads police on dramatic chase

WAUKESHA, Wis. — Police in Wisconsin got an eyeful when they caught up with a driver who drove right at them then led them on a dangerous high-speed chase, … 122 more words


Girls to stay in adult court in 'Slender Man' stabbing case


MADISON, Wis. (AP) – A Wisconsin judge says two girls accused of stabbing a classmate to please the horror character Slender Man will stay in adult court, where they could face decades in prison. 383 more words


Suburban Milwaukee pastor accused of sex assault of child

WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) – A pastor at a church in the Milwaukee suburb of Waukesha has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a child. 130 more words


Waukesha, WI: Taylor's People's Park

We recently visited Taylor’s People’s Park in Waukesha, Wisconsin.

We dined here for lunch and enjoyed–what else?!?– their Bloody Mary.

MIX:  Unknown

CHASER: Your choice–we chose Blue Moon… 78 more words