Latest Interstate 43 Stories

2009-09-16 15:33:59

Authorities in Milwaukee said a man arrested for drunken driving was operating a three-wheeled electric scooter on Interstate 43. Sheriff's deputies said they pulled over Daniel Samplanski, 35, at 2:24 a.m.

2009-07-27 14:57:56

Authorities in Wisconsin said a woman delivered a baby Monday in one of the northbound lanes of Interstate 43 in Milwaukee County. The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office said the woman, who was riding in the car with a midwife, gave birth to her child at about 7:28 a.m. near the 13th St.

2009-03-14 19:28:17

A Wisconsin interstate was shut down after two semi-trailer trucks collided, sending thousands of pounds of big sausages flying onto the pavement, police said. The Sheboygan County Sheriff's Department said one truck slammed into the rear of the other on Interstate 43 near Oostburg about 1 a.m.

2008-07-26 18:00:20

By Annysa Johnson, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Jul. 26--A highway closure as part of the Marquette Interchange project is causing bumper-to-bumper traffic downtown today, and delays can be expected until at least 6 p.m., according to the project Web site.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.