drinking

Man's 11th OWI charge raises law enforcement concerns

Police: Driver had minor in the car when stopped

Janesville police said a  48-year-old Janesville man is facing his 11th charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated after he was pulled over near downtown Janesville early Friday morning. Janesville police Chief David Moore said while the number of offenses is shocking, this is not an isolated incident.

Fighting addiction? There's an app for that

UW developers, researchers team up to create successful app for recovery

The Addiction Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System is an app designed at UW with the goal of helping those struggling with addiction through tough times.

Senate hears underage drinking immunity bill

Bill would give immunity to underage drinkers who call 911 for friend in trouble

A bill that would give immunity from prosecution to someone who calls 911 for an underage friend in trouble with alcohol got a hearing in the Senate Wednesday.

Law aims to protect bars from underage drinkers

'Brown Jug Law' allows bars to sue underage drinkers

New Year's Eve is one of the biggest drinking holidays of the year, but a new law on the books is aimed at protecting bars from underage drinkers.

Officials: UW Students drinking 'extreme'

Dean of students: Problem is cultural

The University of Wisconsin Police Department said it's been dealing with more dangerously drunken students this year, and there's only been one game in this year's college football season.

UW-Stevens Point mulls banning alcohol from dorms

Changes considered one year after student drowned in river

One year after a student drowned in a river after a night of drinking, the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point is considering banning alcohol consumption in the dorms, even for students of legal drinking age.

UW-Stevens Point mulls banning alcohol from dorms

Changes considered one year after student drowned in river

One year after a student drowned in a river after a night of drinking, the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point is considering banning alcohol consumption in the dorms, even for students of legal drinking age.

Madison house party patrol ends its season

Police look for violations including overcrowded parties, underage drinking

During football season, the Madison Police Department has designated officers patrolling the neighborhoods around the stadium, specifically those throwing the house parties.

Madison house party patrol ends its season

Police look for violations including overcrowded parties, underage drinking

During football season, the Madison Police Department has designated officers patrolling the neighborhoods around the stadium, specifically those throwing the house parties.