Author Archives: Gary Douglas

HALF Of Older Americans Have ZERO Retirement Savings

HALF Of Older Americans Have ZERO Retirement Savings

Nearly half of Americans age 55 and older do not have anything saved in a retirement account.  Some GOOD NEWS:  While this year shows 48% of potential retirees with no retirement savings, this number has improved from 52% in 2013. Two in five households have access to a pension, but 29% do not have a…Read more »

Opening Day 2019: Brewers Host Cardinals

Opening Day 2019: Brewers Host Cardinals

It’s Opening Day today at Miller Park as the Milwaukee Brewers host the St. Louis Cardinals. Jhoulys Chacin gets the ball for the Crew and Miles Mikolas goes for St. Louis Paul Goldschmidt is making his Cardinals debut after he was acquired in an offseason trade with Arizona.  Our coverage starts at 12:35 on 940…Read more »

Jordy Nelson to Retire; Packers Could Play in Canada

Jordy Nelson to Retire; Packers Could Play in Canada

Former Packer’s receiver Jordy Nelson is retiring from the NFL.  Nelson spent the first 10 seasons of his career with Green Bay helping the Packers win the Super Bowl in 2010.   He ranks second in Packers franchise history in touchdown receptions, third in receptions and fifth in yards receiving. Nelson played last season for the…Read more »

Man Accused of Hitting A Lake Mills Firefighter Headed to Trial

Man Accused of Hitting A Lake Mills Firefighter Headed to Trial

The man accused of hitting and killing an off-duty Lake Mills firefighter along the Beltline in Madison is headed to trial. On Wednesday, a judge determined there’s enough evidence in the case against Samuel Cremers. The judge also entered a not guilty plea for him. Authorities say Cremers was driving with a suspended license when…Read more »

Two Kayakers Rescued in Rock County

Two Kayakers Rescued in Rock County

Two men were rescued from Badfish Creek on Wednesday after their kayak tipped into the water, according to the Rock County Sheriff’s Office. Around 4:30 p.m., Rock County Sheriff’s Office got the call about the 70 and 66-year-old men. The 66-year-old tipped and wasn’t able to get back on his kayak or get to shore.…Read more »

Winning $768M Powerball Ticket Sold in Wisconsin

Winning $768M Powerball Ticket Sold in Wisconsin

A single ticket sold in Wisconsin matched all six numbers in the Powerball drawing to win the third-largest jackpot in U.S. lottery history.A statement on the Powerball website says that due to strong ticket sales, the jackpot climbed to an estimated $768.4 million at the time of the drawing with a cash option of $477…Read more »

No Change in Rock River Levels

No Change in Rock River Levels

The Rock River at Watertown is still just over 5 feet, still in the action stage, and slowly receding. The National Weather Service river forecasts are based on past precipitation, and expected precipitation for the next 48 hours, and they expect Watertown to stay in the action stage for the next week, at least. The…Read more »

Adam West is America’s Favorite Batman

Adam West is America’s Favorite Batman

Sunday, will mark the 80th anniversary of Batman’s first appearance on the pages of Detective Comics. New YouGov data shows that most people were first introduced to Bruce Wayne either through a live-action television series (25%) or on the pages of a comic book (24%). Among those familiar with Batman, America’s favorite live-action Batman is…Read more »