Darrell Brooks Jr.’s public defender, Jeremy Perri, filed a motion in Waukesha County Circuit Court on Thursday requesting that he and assistant public defender Anna Kees be taken off the case because Brooks wants to represent himself.
Conference title races are heating up as the high school football season reaches week six. That includes our Game of the Week between North Eastern Conference contenders Fox Valley Lutheran and Little Chute. A trio of big games in the FVA featuring wins by Kimberly, Appleton North, and Kaukauna. Plus, West De Pere knocks off De Pere in the latest Battle of the Bridge.
The 36-year-old man from Rhinelander accused of attempting to meet young girls online for sex was sentenced to 25 years in federal prison after being convicted of soliciting a 13-year-old Illinois girl on the MeetMe social media site.
Eight-year-old Cooper Roberts is back home after more than two months of treatment for injuries from a shooting at a Fourth of July parade in the Chicago suburb of Highland Park, his family said Thursday.