State-chartered bank profits up 11%

Fared better than total group of state banks. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Wisconsin banks see profits fall in second quarter

Amid nearly 5 percent growth in lending, Wisconsin banks insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. saw profits tumble 15.6 percent for the second quarter of 2016. The FDIC on Tuesday reported net income of $518 [Read story]

ESPN College GameDay brings headgear, Howard and Lada to Lambeau

When the Badgers open their season Saturday against LSU at Lambeau Field, the ESPN College GameDay circus will bring all of its zany, analys-ish entertainment to Green Bay. Ex-Packer Desmond Howard and former Milwaukee [Read story]

Indians complete trade to acquire OF Crisp from A’s

The Cleveland Indians acquired outfielder Coco Crisp and cash from the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday in exchange for minor league left-hander Colt Hynes. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Krones acquires Florida firm

Franklin company makes packaging and filling technology. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Dog swims 6 miles, walks 12 more to find family

A dog swam more than 6 miles and walked a dozen more to find its family after falling overboard into Lake Michigan during the weekend. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Brookfield Zoo’s oldest resident, Cookie the cockatoo, has passed away at the age of 83

CHICAGO — Officials with the Brookfield Zoo in Chicago on Monday, August 29th shared the sad news of the passing of Cookie — an 83-year-old Major Mitchell’s cockatoo who was the only remaining member of [Read story]

Arrests made near scene of Milwaukee police shooting

For one day, a mother says she didn't have to worry about her son eating lunch by himself after he was joined by Fl FLINT, Mich. Read entire story here. [Read story]

It’s In The Air

In Wonder Photo has added a photo to the pool: photo by Mark Adsit © All Rights Reserved Article by Cream City:: Milwaukee, Wisconsin Pool. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Tools, Inc. expanding Sussex facility

Work to be complete by November. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Civil rights advocate says don’t blame Kaepernick

49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick took a stand on a pre-season game this past Friday by staying seated during the national anthem. Kaepernick was not making this about him because it is not about him; it's much larger, [Read story]

Poor punts flip field against Badgers

Three of the five times that the Wisconsin Badgers were forced to punt, the Fighting Illini took over in UW territory. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Players have big impact on Paul Chryst

UW’s head coach was moved by Rafael Gaglianone’s decision to honor Nebraska punter Sam Foltz, who died along with former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler in a one-vehicle crash. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Walker holds off Day to claim the crown

Jimmy Walker shot a bogey-free, 3-under-par 67 Sunday to win the PGA Championship at Baltusrol Golf Club, becoming the fourth first-time major champion this year. Read entire story here. [Read story]

US Open 2016: Serena Williams starts record bid

Serena Williams sailed through her first-round match at the US Open, showing no signs of the shoulder injury that derailed her quest for Olympic gold in Rio -- but she revealed her ailment played some part in her [Read story]

Vacant Milwaukee Street parcel sold to Minnesota developer

Milwaukee investment group purchased site in April. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Man arrested in connection with fatal Midtown shooting

A 25-year-old Milwaukee man is in custody in connection with a fatal shooting in the city's Midtown neighborhood, police said. ; Read entire story here. [Read story]

Rollover crash blocks right lane on I-43 NB at Mitchell Interchange

MILWAUKEE — The right lane on northbound I-43 is closed at the Mitchell Interchange due to a rollover crash. CLICK HERE to monitor the Interactive Traffic Map #MilwaukeeTraffic rollover crash in [Read story]

Milwaukee PD: Girl’s report of sex assault ‘baseless’

Milwaukee police stated in a release, the girl was assaulted near Mitchell Park around 4:00 in the afternoon. The suspects were later located by officers who then took them into custody. Read entire story here. [Read story]

100 Days of Summer #89 – Sculpture

elviskennedy has added a photo to the pool: On the rooftop sculpture garden at the Grohmann Museum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, a 9 foot tall bronze sculpture entitled, Foundry Worker With Ladle, is framed by a gathering [Read story]