boating

Law enforcement step up patrols on the water

Operation Dry Waters aims to crack down on waterway OWIs

It's a big weekend for summertime fun. The Fourth of July is right around the corner and this weekend is sure to bring a crowd to the waters.

Ordinance ups water height for Rock River no-wake rule

Board splits river into 3 sections based on activity levels

Soon, a new no-wake ordinance could up the measurement of high water before a slow-moving order would be enforced, which boaters like Bongiorno said would be good news.

State 3rd in US in alcohol-related boating deaths

Intoxicated boating killed eight people in the state last year

Wisconsin had the nation's third-highest number of alcohol-related boating deaths last year. That was the same year a legislative bill to stiffen penalties on drunken boaters fell flat.