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Police: Daycare center in Kewaskum closed due to ‘ongoing investigation’

Police: Daycare center in Kewaskum closed due to ‘ongoing investigation’

KEWASKUM, Wis. (WFRV) – A daycare center in eastern Wisconsin is closed while local authorities complete an investigation. According to the Kewaskum Police Department, the Forever Friends Learning Center in the Village of Kewaskum has been closed while an investigation is being conducted. This is a developing story and authorities have not provided any specifics…

Gorgeous summer weather before the weekend warm up

Gorgeous summer weather before the weekend warm up

The latest northeast Wisconsin weather forecast from Storm Team 5… No weather concerns for a while, just a gorgeous set of summer days ahead! Plan on lots of sunshine, comfortable dew points, and near normal temperatures for the next 48 hours. This weekend will feature more heat and humidity and our next chance for thunderstorms.…

UPDATE: South Broadway reopened following fire in Ashwaubenon

UPDATE: South Broadway reopened following fire in Ashwaubenon

Thursday, 07/25/2024, 10:00 a.m. ASHWAUBENON, Wis. (WFRV) – Authorities in Ashwaubenon say South Broadway has now reopened following a fire. According to a release, crews were actively working at the scene of a reported fire Thursday morning that caused part of South Broadway near State Highway 172 to close. Officials say the scene has since…

UPDATE: Ashwaubomay Lake reopens after less than 24-hour maintenance closure

UPDATE: Ashwaubomay Lake reopens after less than 24-hour maintenance closure

THURSDAY, 07/25/2024 – 10:48 a.m. ASHWAUBENON, Wis. (WFRV) – After an announcement of a closure for maintenance on Wednesday afternoon, officials with Ashwaubomay Lake have announced that they have reopened on Thursday morning. “Ashwaubomay is back open today!” the Ashwaubomay Lake’s Facebook post on Thursday morning reads. The Lake is open from 11 a.m. to…

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Jay-Z & Alicia Keys’ “Empire State of Mind” Has Just Been Diamond Certified

Jay-Z & Alicia Keys’ “Empire State of Mind” Has Just Been Diamond Certified

Jay-Z and Alicia Keys’ 2009 ode to New York City, “Empire State Of Mind,” is now a certified diamond single. The Recording Industry Association of America made the announcement on Wednesday (July 24) that “Empire State of Mind” had just reached 10-times platinum status, thereby reaching diamond certification. The collaborative Big Apple anthem becomes Jay’s…

The Pointer Sisters And The Commodores Plan A Joint Tour Together

The Pointer Sisters And The Commodores Plan A Joint Tour Together

Music legends the Pointer Sisters and the Commodores have combined for a total of 20 No. 1 hits, and have sold over 100 million albums between the two groups. Beginning in July, the two beloved soul/R&B groups will share the stage when they launch a brief An Evening With Icons tour. The Pointer Sisters and…

Katy Perry’s “Woman’s World” Has Lackluster Debut On Billboard Hot 100 Chart

Katy Perry’s “Woman’s World” Has Lackluster Debut On Billboard Hot 100 Chart

Katy Perry is accustomed to releasing chart-topping hits during her best-selling, 23-year career, amassing 9 No. 1 hits and 14 Top 10 singles over that span. But Perry’s massively hyped new single, “Woman’s World,” failed to achieve those same lofty heights of her previous successful singles, debuting with an unimpressive thud at No. 63 on…

Eminem Receives Brit Billion Award For Reaching U.K. Streaming Milestone

Eminem Receives Brit Billion Award For Reaching U.K. Streaming Milestone

Eminem has been presented with a Brit Billion Award by the British Phonographic Industry (BPI). The distinction recognizes the rapper reaching seven billion U.K. streams, according to calculations by the Official Charts Company. The Brit Billion award was launched back in 2023, and to date 39 artists have been recognized for surpassing one billion U.K.…

Cher Is Telling Her Fascinating Life’s Story With A Two-Part Memoir

Cher Is Telling Her Fascinating Life’s Story With A Two-Part Memoir

Cher is finally planning on spilling all the tea in her upcoming two-part memoir. The first installment, titled simply, Cher: The Memoir, Part One, will be published on November 19 via Dey Street Books. Cher also revealed her striking book cover with an Instagram post. According to a press release, the memoir is broken up…

Rare Michael Jackson Signed Drawings Heading To Auction

Rare Michael Jackson Signed Drawings Heading To Auction

A rare collection of Michael Jackson‘s signed drawings are set to be auctioned off on August 3. The set of 78 sketches were made using wax pencils, pastels, and watercolors, with all of them being signed by the music superstar. Subjects of the drawings include Jackson himself wearing a Jedi-like robe, as well as sketches…

Kehlani Announces 2024 ‘Crash’ North American Tour Dates

Kehlani Announces 2024 ‘Crash’ North American Tour Dates

Kehlani has just revealed her upcoming tour dates for the Crash North American Tour that will take place this fall. The 31-date run begins on September 4 at the Armory in Minneapolis, also hitting major markets in Chicago, Toronto, Atlanta, Miami and Los Angeles, before the R&B superstar from the Bay Area brings her tour…

Chris Brown Has Been Sued For $50M Over Alleged Backstage Assaults

Chris Brown Has Been Sued For $50M Over Alleged Backstage Assaults

Chris Brown and Live Nation have been hit with a $50 million lawsuit by four concertgoers who allege that the singer “brutally and severely beat” them following his performance last Friday (July 19). According to a lawsuit that was filed on Monday in Harris County, Texas, Larry Parker, Joseph Lewis, Charles Bush and Da Marcus…