Middleton family, lawmakers help draft 'Lina's Law'

Legislation would require life jacket, helmet for rafters

Lina Vergara died last July rafting on the Wolf River. After a News 3 investigation revealed a lack of regulations for rafters in the state, a Wisconsin lawmaker was inspired to draft a law in honor of Lina.

Scam run through state jobs website

Warning sent to 1,400 job seekers

Nearly 1,400 Wisconsin job seekers are being warned by the state about a scam solicitation that came through the state's Job Center website.

Police promote Prescription Take Back Day

Wisconsin police departments and sheriff's offices around the state are asking you to make a conscious effort to look inside your medicine cabinet on Saturday for any unneeded prescription medication. Law enforcement officers will be participating in the fifth annual national Prescription Take Back Day that gives people a chance to safely and anonymously drop off extra pills.