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for more information on today's we begin at four with breaking news...several police agencies on scene at lake como in walworth county. all town of geneva police will confirm to us is there is an incident at that lake. we do have a crew on their way to the area. as soon as they arrive we will bring you more information. 3 a winter storm is headed our way...we could have a lot of snow on the ground come monday. monday.a winter storm watch has been issued that will begin saturday night...and lasts all day on sunday. sunday.for the latest in the forecast...chief meterologist drew burygone joins us now... 3 3 winter storm watch saturday 6pm - monday 12 amtonight: some clouds while staying partly cloudy. lows in the low teens with wind chills from 00 to 100. wind: w 5-10 mph. weekend: saturday starts out with a little bit of sunshine before clouds increase. stays chill saturday with highs in
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saturday late afternoon or early evening. light snow continuous saturday night and all day sunday before wrapping up monday morning. highs on sunday will be close to the freezing mark in the lower 30s. by noon sunday most of southeast wisconsin will have 3-5" of snow on the ground with an additional 2" to 4" possible through sunday night. the snow looks to wrap up by
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the city also bracing for the snow...preparing salt and plow trucks to hit the roads. roads.the department of public works gave an update not long ago...on its plans. cbs 58's amanda devoe joins us live with that part of the story...amanda. the city wants you to know that crews will be out in full force to make sure the roads are safe to drive. the milwaukee department of
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operations started on wednesday. crews are brining the streets with salt and water to keep the snow from sticking to the pavement. 102 salt trucks will be in the streets starting tomorrow. dpw says 350 workers will be out over the course of the storm, and they're prepared to work 12 hour shifts. dpw also says they are monitoring the storm, and will do whatever it takes to keep the roads safe. 3 "please be patient. it sounds like it's going to be a big storm. if you don't have to travel during the height of the snowfall, please don't. our main goal in mindis streets, so that you can get home and get to your destinatio" destinations." this weekend's snow operation is expected to cost around one and a half million dollars. dpw also says to make sure follow the rules for street parking so you don't get ticketed or towed. live in downtown mke, ad cbs 58 news. 3 news. mke, ad cbs 58 news.
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a snow emergeny has already been declared in fort atkinson. that's set to begin on sunday. and as amanda mentioned... with winter parking rules in effect in milwaukee... most residential streets will require alternate side parking. and with the totals drew is predicting...the "four inch rule" could also go into effect. make sure to check signs before you park. you can also visit our website cbs58.com for winter parking rules. 3 and be sure to download the cbs 58 ready weather app. it will track the snow as it advisories. it's free for i- phone and android phones. 3 happening right now in washington county...little switzerland ski resort in slinger is open for the season...this is a live look at the hills where people are getting ready to ski and snowboard. because it hasn't started snowing ?yet?...the resort had to make their own snow. cbs 58's julie parise visited little switzerland today to find out more how they got ready for the season. 3
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over my shoulder here that it's already looking like a winter wonderland here in slinger. take a look,. they've been making this snow since tuesday, so the hill here is already looking covered.now that the season is in full swing, they'll keep pumping the snow out.the technology they use to make this stuff is advanced. there are 23 snow guns all over the hill blowing it out.managers here can operate the amount of water and pressure from their cell phones. one of the managers tells me he thinks man-made snow gets a bad rap. that the snow we make, which is real snow, uh is icey or tough to ski on, not as nice as powder you have out west. it's great snow, it's power-tilled, the guns that we have....make excellent, light snow. little switz is now open for the season. they have skiing, snowboarding and a restaurant and bar here so there are options for the whole family. live in slinger im jp cbs 58
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investigators now believe speed and alcohol may have been factors in a crash last night in okachee. okachee.just after seven o'clock a car left the road and slammed into a home...damaging the garage. a man inside that garage was hurt and had to be taken by flight for life to the hospital. the driver of the car was also taken to the hospital. and coming up later...hear from the woman who owns the home...in a live report ahead. the sheboygan county sheriff's office says a distracted driver caused a crash overnight involving a around two in the morning. the driver told deputies his cruise control was on when he became distracted by a dog in the car. he rear-ended a sheriff deputy's cruiser....forcing it into the other lane of traffic and then into a guardrail. the deputy was trapped for several minutes upside down in the car. the man who caused the crash helped her get free. the deputy and other driver are expected to be ok. 3 coming up...here's something that will warm us
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another big headliner for their 50th anniversary...we'll tell you who it is... 3 plus...how you can help out families in need put presents under the tree this holiday season. 3 and --- chief meterolgoist drew burgyone will return with your full readycast...stay
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you know what's nice to think about when we're talking about a snow storm...summerfest. .summerfest announced another big headliner for their 50th anniversary festival next summe. summer... "i'm free...free fall" falling" tom petty and the heartbreakers will perform ?two? nights in a row as part of their 40th anniversary tour. they'll be at the marcus 6th. tickets for the shows go on sale one week from today. once again this year, cbs 58 is teaming up with the salvation army and steinhafels for the annual toy shop program. the cbs 58 morning news team stopped by the steinhafels in oak creek to show us how it works. 3 3 3 3 3
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3can" can"quickly as you ...so bring
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quickly as you can" can" 3 for more information about the salvation army toy shop and how you can donate...just visit our website cbs 58 dot com. if you're looking for something to do indoors this weekend...the milwaukee ice
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fair park. park.it's a three-day event that showcases the nation's leading ice fishing and outdoor vendors. there's activities for the kids, giveaways, demonstrations and more. "the ice is coming, there's no fishable ice that i'm aware of it yet, but it'll be here soon and i think people are excited and getting ready for it." 3 the first shows kicked off today...and continues all weekend long. this is the thrid year the ice fishing show has come to state fair park. project decades ago, has grown into one of the country's foremost museum's of quilts and fiber arts. arts.melissa wraalstad "the stories behind the artwork are really incredible and its our responsibility to preserve not just the artwork but those stor" stories." coming up this weekend on cbs 58 sunday morning - we'll take you to a 19th century farmsted in cedarburg for a facinating look at an art form rich in tradition that appeals to people of all ages. jamie henry "what's really amazing about the entire, i'll call it a museum campus
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hoffman-boeker farm, it's a farm that dates to the 1850's. each building is original." 3 we hope you'll join us for that and many more memorable local stories...on cbs 58 sunday morning with mike strehlow... that's at 7-am just ahead of cbs sunday morning from new york... breaking news now... cuday police have arrested a 33-year- old man who they say made sexual comments to a 13- year-old girl as she walked hom. home.the incidents happened tuesday afternoon... just blocks away from two elementary schools and from the police station.the girl told police the man approached her three times.the case will be reviewed by the d-a for potential charges. 3 your full readycast with chief metergologist drew burgyone is
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3 3 winter storm watch saturday 6pm - monday 12 am partly cloudy. lows in the low teens with wind chills from 00 to 100. wind: w 5-10 mph. weekend: saturday starts out with a little bit of sunshine before clouds increase. stays chill saturday with highs in the low 20s but feeling closer
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early evening. light snow continuous saturday night and all day sunday before wrapping up monday morning. highs on sunday will be close to the freezing mark in the lower 30s. by noon sunday most of southeast wisconsin will have 3-5" of snow on the ground with an additional 2" to 4" possible through sunday night. the snow looks to wrap up by sunday evening.
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3 we're not alone in facing some stormy winter weather. back to back storms have struck other parts of the midwest and east coast...causing huge probelms on the roads. cbs' ali ingersoll reports from buffalo, new york. dangerous and deadly storms blasted the east coast and midwest thursday crews fought against fast falling snow...but icy roadways led to dangerous conditions"vehicle accident i-90 westbound10 to
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pennsylvania part of interstate-90 looked more like an abandoned junkyard."1 vehicle through the median head on into a semi."heavy snowfall triggered a crash involving at least 13 vehicles. 15 people were reportedly hurt. further down i-90 near the pennsylvania border, a 75 car pile up shut down the interstate.it remained closed for hours in both directions. the tires had fallen off of a trailor"this man was stranded for nearly an hour."pretty aggravated right now. trying michigan a semi-tractor jackknifed across i-96 shutting down most of the highway. a massive 40 car pileup killed three people and injured 11 more. as the ground is getting to that temperature it's starting to ice over. /// compounded with the quick snow squall or white out i think were all contributing factors. 3 the problem now is .. skidding.. for the roads like this one just starting to ice
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for another round of snow starting early next week. ali ingersoll for cbs news, ellicottville, new york. calling on anyone interested in helping santa..and all you have to do is open your heart and volunteer your time..how you can take part in the annual christmas in milwaukee tommorow...next. if you're living in wisconsin,
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we are looking ahead to the sixth annual annual neighborhood christmas.james haley joins us this afternoon to explain how the event has blossomed and offers renewed hope for the new year. focus is on the clarke square neighborhood and walker's point..december 10th check in 1 p.m. at kagel elementary school 1210 w mineralonce volunteers are registered, we will kick off the event and deliver christmas presents door to door to the families who live in the clarke square
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all local counties are now done with the presidential recount...the update after the break. 3 plus...a man in his garage is seriously hurt when a car comes crashing into his home...hear from the homeowner next. 3 and a bank employee and another are charged for writing fake checks to fund a drug habit. 3 we've got much more news and weather headlines...including the latest on the winter storm headed our way...as the cbs 58
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breaking news now...this a live picture from como lake in walworth county. several police agencies are on scene and appear to be searching the water. all the town of geneva police have confirmed at this time...is that an "incident" took place. we do have a crew there working to gather more information. as soon as we learn anything we as soon as we more information. working to gather more information. as soon as we learn anything we will bring you an update. 3 3
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soon it's going to be cold and ?very? snowy. snowy.a "winter storm watch" has been issued. that will begin saturday evening...and last all day sunday. sunday.chief meterologist drew burgyone is getting us ready..drew. 3 winter storm watch saturday 6pm - monday 12 amtonight: some clouds while staying partly cloudy. lows in the low teens with wind chills from 00 to 100. wind: w 5-10 mph. weekend: saturday starts out with a little bit of sunshine before clouds increase. stays chill saturday with highs in the low 20s but feeling closer to 100. snow arrives by saturday late afternoon or continuous saturday night and all day sunday before wrapping up monday morning. highs on sunday will be close to the freezing mark in the lower 30s. by noon sunday most of southeast wisconsin will have 3-5" of snow on the ground with an additional 2" to 4" possible through sunday night. the snow looks to wrap up by
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3 3 be sure to download the cbs 58 ready weather app. it will track the snow as it moves into our area and keep you
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it's free for i-phone and android phones. 3 a disturbing update to the story we broke last night..about the man life flighted to the hospital after a car came crashing through his garage in okauchee. okauchee.friends tell us --- the man is now fighting for his life. cbs 58's april dovorany spoke to the woman who owns the house... house...she joins us now live from okauchee...with exclusive new details...april. the homeowner tells me- a woman drove a car right highway 16-into an embankment, flying over that median-likely going highway speeds as she crashed into this garage we were at the chaotic scene last night- homeowner lisa marks tells me her tenant larry hansen was inside the garage working on his bmw, when it all happened. inspectors told marks the driver never stopped..crashing into hansen and pushing him thru this cinder block wall. marks says hansen and his wife are long time tenants, and even today as we stood
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people stopped to tell us what a great person he is...and how sad they are that this happpened to him. 3 for him to be sitting here doing what he loves and now this happens. i think this is more about him and his family versus the structure of the home and whatnot but yeah there's some structural damage and unfortunately it'll never be the same for him. police say speed and alcohol use are possible factors in this crash. his family has set up a gofundmr page, we have a live near ok lake ad cbs 58 wisconsin's statewide presidential recount is almost finished. all of our local counties are done counting ball. ballots...waukesha county finished today...cbs 58's david ade is live from there with the update. counting is done here... now the state is waiting for waukesha's final numbers.all but eight counties have sent final totals to the wisconsin
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today... the commission says almost 90 percent of wisconsin's presidential ballots have been recounted. going into the recount people wondered if it would flip the state for hillary clinton... county clerks told us it would not... and so far we're seeing clinton has cut into donald trump's wisconsin lead by just 49 votes. votes.something interesting we're seeing... more than 13-hundred votes have been added statewide.sheboygan county added more than 100 votes during this recount... i and he says the votes missed on election night were human error... saying vote counting machines were not at fault. we're still waiting for milwaukee county to send its final numbers... counting wrapped up there yesterday. live in waukesha... david ade.. .cbs 58 news.
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cashing fake checks to support her drug habit cbs 58's kyle aevermann reports from waukesha county. the couple targeted this enterprise credit union, where one of the suspects worked. worked.the criminal complaint says between january of 2015 and march of this year, anna chaberek and her fiancee anthony tourtillott cashed 328 fraudlent checks into 6 different bank accounts.the complaint says an investigation into the two began after an audit of the enterprise credit union showed a discrepancy of over $300,000.tourtillott told detectives that the two had an agreement, that chaberek would provide the checks, and tourtillott would conduct the transition and then use that money to prchase percocet pills and split between the two.the criminal complaint says chaberek also used her father and sister's accounts to depoist and withdraw counterfeit checks of $980.
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the family members had no idea. the complaint also say chaberek would issue a stop payment once the checks were cashed and then hid them in a customers account.both are now charged with four counts of theft in a business setting over $10.000. they a business setting over $10.000. they face up to 40 years in prison if convicted. convicted.both are expected to make their intial court appearances on december 19. live in brookfield, kyle aevermann, cbs58news. 3 are you double and exchange policies while you holiday shop? some expert advice next on what to ask at the checkout counter. 3 and new reaserach finds many people don't pay attention to safety instructions on airplanes. that's raising concerns going into the busy holiday travel season. 3 plus...we're tracking the very latest in the forecast as a winter storm heads our
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3 mike thank you...i'm sure you've seen them...big box stores flashy ads about big holiday discounts...well it turns out some of those deals are too good to be true. true.the l-a city attorney is suing jc penney, sears, kohls, and macy's...over deceptive advertising and pricing
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the stores list higher original prices on items...that were never actually on sale. so that customers believe they're getting a better deal than they actually are. get ready for more chatter on a. airplanes.the government is proposing that airlines let passengers make phone calls during flights using wi-fi. flight attendants among those concerned about this being disruptive. airlines would have to warn travelers they allow calls before they buy their ticket. more than 42 million people are expected to fly over the ho safest way to travel. but some aboard a flight that made an emergecny landing at chicago's o'hare airport are questioning airline safety procedures. cbs' peter greenberg reports. "american 383 heavy,stopping on the runway"seconds before take-off, flight 383 came to an abrupt stop- it"s right engine engulfed in flames. flames.everyone on the right side of the plane jumped up and jumped onto us because as soon as the explosion happened
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one of eighteen passengers involved in a lawsuit against american airlines and the plane's manufacturers- boeing and general electric. among the allegations is that american "failed to instruct" passengers on "proper and safe evacation procedures."but on this cell phone video, the plane's overhead bins are seen in the open position- an indication that some passengers took their carry on bags with them when they left the plane. plane.for any a certified as airworthy, flight crews like these have to demonstrate they can evacuate a fully loaded plane with half the exits blocked in less than ninety seconds- but the question remains- who's training the passengers?stay seated!in this cabin simulator, flight attendants are trained how to evauate a fully-loaded plane.pauline harrison is a safety instructor with delta airlines. airlines.our biggest challenger is that people want do want to take their luggage off an aircraft. why in the world would you stop and take a selfie or take a bag or anything like that? but we live in a selfie world where everybody wants to take that selfie yes sir but that person
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keep you from getting out of that aircraft. to start the flow of oxygen, breathe normallyflight attendants say the problem lies with the safety video. as detailed and entertaining as they might be, they say passengers either don't listen, or worse yet, they ignore them altogether. altogether.before the flight only 12 of our passengers had read the safety briefing card and only 24 had paid attention to the safety demonstration. chesley sullenburger was the captain onboard the legendary flight now known as "t says it may not be until people die during an evacuation that the traveling public finally pays attention. ...move it move it come this way... 3 your full readycast with chief meterologist drew burgyone is
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? tomorrow's the day we'll play something besides video games. every day is a gift especially for people with heart failure. but today there's entresto?- a breakthrough medicine that can help make more tomorrows possible. tomorrow, i want to see teddy
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snowfall this weeked. this is video of berit the polar bear from the henry vilas zoo in madison. berit was celebrating earlier this week after our first big snowfall of the season. and he's in for some more fun this weekend it sounds like drew... 3 winter storm watch saturday 6pm - monday 12 amtonight: some clouds while staying partly cloudy. lows in the low teens with wind chills from 00 to 100. wind: w 5-10 mph. weekend: saturday starts out with a little bit of sunshine before chill saturday with highs in the low 20s but feeling closer to 100. snow arrives by saturday late afternoon or early evening. light snow continuous saturday night and all day sunday before wrapping up monday morning. highs on sunday will be close to the freezing mark in the lower 30s. by noon sunday most of southeast wisconsin will have 3-5" of snow on the ground with an additional 2" to 4" possible through sunday night. the snow looks to wrap up by sunday evening.
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we are coninuing to monitor breaking news...this a live picture from como lake in walworth county. in the distace there you can see emergency vehcile on the ice. all the town of geneva police have all the town of vehcile on the ice. all the town of geneva police have confirmed at this time...is that an "incident" took place. we have a crew there working
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will bring you any updates on the cbs 58 news at five.. let's get another look at that forecast... winter storm watch saturday 6pm - monday 12 amtonight: some clouds while staying partly cloudy. lows in the low teens with wind chills from 00 to 100. wind: w 5-10 mph. weekend: saturday starts out with a little bit of sunshine before clouds increase. stays chill saturday with highs in the low 20s but feeling closer to 100. snow arrives by saturday late afternoon or early evening. light snow continuous saturday night and all day sunday before wrapping up monday morning. highs on sunday will be close to the freezing mark in the lower 30s. by noon sunday most of southeast wisconsin will have 3-5" of snow on the ground with an additional 2" to 4" possible through sunday night. the snow looks to wrap up by
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if you're living in wisconsin, and covered by medicare and medicaid, here's something important to know. now you could get even more health benefits than you already have. it's the unitedhealthcare dual complete lp plan. and since you have both cards, you may be eligible for it. call now to talk with us and learn more. medicaid gives you benefits and medicare gives you some, too. but a dual complete lp plan can add even more benefits you'll have lots of doctors and hospitals to choose from, prescription drug coverage, and other important benefits. like routine dental exams and cleanings for a $0 co-pay, $1,500 in comprehensive dental care, and rides to and from your doctor or local pharmacy. you'll even get a health products catalog, with credits you can use to shop for everyday things,
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there's no additional cost to you. remember, if you live in wisconsin... and have these two cards, chances are, you could get a dual complete lp plan. so call now to talk with us and learn more. or ask to have a licensed agent visit your home and take you through everything, step by step. we know healthcare can be confusing. unitedhealthcare can straighten things out. with over 30 years of experience, along the way. with a dual complete lp plan you'll have a wide choice of doctors to choose from, prescription drug coverage... dental care, and rides to your doctor... all at no additional cost. you have medicare. you have medicaid. you may be eligible for dual complete. so call the number on your screen now to see if you're eligible or to enroll...
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we continue our coverage of breaking news from walworth county.....an incident on the ice on lake como this afternoon has brought emergency crews. we'll take you there for a live update in just a couple minutes. 3 3 but our top story tonight, and likely through the weekend is the weather...and what appears to be the first big snowfall of the season. season.we'll also have to contend with some bitter cold. chief meteorologist drew burgoyne is getting of ready for exaclty what we can expect. drew. toss to drew drew winter storm watch saturday 6pm - monday 12 amtonight: some clouds while staying partly cloudy. lows in the low teens with wind chills from 00 to 100. wind: w 5-10 mph. weekend: saturday starts out with a little bit of sunshine before clouds increase. stays
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to 100. snow arrives by saturday late afternoon or early evening. light snow continuous saturday night and all day sunday before wrapping up monday morning. highs on sunday will be close to the freezing mark in the lower 30s. by noon sunday most of southeast wisconsin will have 3-5" of snow on the ground with an additional 2" to 4" possible through sunday night. the snow looks to wrap up by
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we'll have more on the preparations for the snow..but we have an update now on the emergency situation at lake com. como. that's in walworth county...as you can see from the map, a few miles west of lake geneva. cbs 58's kristen barbaresi is at the scene right now...and she joins us live....kristen,

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