Wisconsin National Guard Cyber Teams on standby for elections

By: Stephanie Staudinger Posted: Nov 6, 2018 2:19 PM CDT WISCONSIN (CBS 58) — The Wisconsin National Guard cyber response teams are on standby for the election. The teams are prepared to assist local and state election officials in the event of a cyber-security incident during the elections. Federal and state officials stress there is …

GOP retains Senate control for two more years, Dems flip a string of GOP seats

WASHINGTON (AP) —Triumphant Republicans retained control of the Senate on Tuesday, ousting Democratic incumbents in Indiana and North Dakota and ensuring they will remain as guardians of President Donald Trump’s conservative agenda for two more years. Despite Trump’s deeply polarizing effect on voters, the GOP harnessed his rock-solid popularity with hard-right voters in rural, deep-red …

Republican Bryan Steil beats Democrat Randy Bryce to win Paul Ryan's Wisconsin

By: Associated Press Posted: Nov 6, 2018 9:02 PM CDT MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican attorney Bryan Steil has won outgoing House Speaker Paul Ryan’s Wisconsin congressional seat. Steil is a Ryan protégé. He defeated Democratic ironworker Randy Bryce on Tuesday to earn the right to represent southeastern Wisconsin’s 1st Congressional District for the next …

Wisconsin leaders taking precautions, condemn Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

By: Stephanie Buffamonte Facebook | Twitter Posted: Oct 27, 2018 10:25 PM CDT To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — The mass shooting at a Pennsylvania synagogue killing 11 people has members of Milwaukee’s Jewish community concerned and they’re taking …

Wisconsin farmers concerned that mold could hurt profits

By: Justin Thompson-Gee Facebook | Twitter Posted: Oct 27, 2018 4:27 PM CDT MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wet weather this year has delayed Wisconsin’s grain harvest and caused widespread mold problems in farm fields, according to agriculture experts. The U.S. Department of Agriculture expects Wisconsin farmers to harvest a record amount of soybeans this year, …