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WAUKESHA - Waukesha police have arrested a 24-year-old man for allegedly biting off another man’s ear. Police are still investigating the incident, but say it happened Friday afternoon and more details will be available on Monday. The condition of the 47-year-old victim is not known. The unidentified assailant remains in jail on suspicion of mayhem.
TORONTO - (Sports Network) - Brian Dozier had a three-run blast and four RBI to power the Minnesota Twins past the Toronto Blue Jays, 6-0, in the middle contest of a three-game set at Rogers Centre. Jamey Carroll and Joe Mauer knocked in a run apiece for the Twins, who won for the first time in July, snapping a six-game losing streak. Making his first start since coming off the disabled list, Mike Pelfrey (4-6) had a solid performance, scattering just three hits with three walks in six scoreless inn
MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez and shortstop Jean Segura have made the National League All-Star roster. Gomez and Segura learned about making the roster during a team meeting at Miller Park. The 23-year-old Gomez, who leads the Majors with nine triples, is the youngest Brewer to make the roster since Prince Fielder in 2007.
There were injuries from two car-motorcycle accidents which took place this weekend in Pierce County. The first accident was Friday evening on CTH. CC in El Paso Townships in front of N5271. Jeffery Jilk, 37, River Falls, was pulling his 1999 Nissan Altima into a private drive at around 9:15 p.m. when it was struck by a 1985 Yamaha motorcycle driven by Joseph Whirry, 38, of Spring Valley. Mr. Whirry was ejected from his vehicle and was injured. He was transported by the Elmwood Ambulance Service to Luther Hospital in Eau Claire with undetermined injuries. Mr. Jilk was uninjured.
WILLOW RIVER, Minn. - A man and woman from Ramsey are dead after a Fourth of July motorcycle crash on Interstate 35 in Pine County. The Minnesota State Patrol says the northbound cycle lost control and crashed around noon Thursday near the Willow River exit. The 57-year-old male driver and 47-year-old female passenger were airlifted to Duluth hospitals where they died.
MADISON - A long legal battle may be in store for the state and civil liberty groups. Governor Scott Walker signed a bill yesterday that would require an ultrasound before an abortion. Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin and the American Civil Liberties Union have filed a lawsuit in federal court, claiming the new law is unconstitutional.
DAYTONA, Fla. - Wisconsin native Matt Kenseth picked up a Nationwide Series win at Daytona last night in the Subway Firecracker 250. Kenseth picked up the win after a final restart with two laps to go. James Buescher took second and Elliott Sadler came in third.
Wisconsin cheese production keeps humming along at a faster pace than the rest of the country. According to new federal numbers, the Badger State pumped out 244-million pounds of cheese in May. That’s four-point-four percent more than a year ago, which is higher than the national increase of three-point-nine percent.
MILWAUKEE - Yovani Gallardo says he's more concerned about ending his recent slump than about the trade rumors swirling around him. Several media reports have Gallardo going to the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for left-handed pitching prospect Tyler Skaggs.