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HAVE A “HAWS”-SOME SUMMER!

Wisconsin recently passed a state law providing civil immunity to anyone who forcibly enters a vehicle to free a child or pet believed to be endangered by temperatures inside that...

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It's Raining Kittens at HAWS

To kick off our Kitten Shower we will have a Q & A session with HAWS' Cat Trainer Leann Boucha and Dr. Gretchen Jaeger, DVM. If you are...

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Help HAWS Find Missing Foster Dog

HAWS Foster Dog missing from Pabst Farms Area. The dog went missing on 5/29/2016. The missing dog is approximately 15 lbs, long (Aussie mix possibly) black/white/brown. She was dragging her leash...

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Romp ‘n Rally for HAWS

The Friends of HAWS’ 33rd annual dog-friendly event, Romp ‘n Rally, is this Saturday, May 7th, from 10am – 3pm at Sussex Village Park! Dogs can run the lure course and...

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Dog Behaving Badly? Free Seminar

Is your dog jumping on your guests, counter surfing, barking too much? Are you still dealing with housetraining issues or chewing on your stuff? Come to this free informational seminar...

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HAWS/EBHS TO HOST NORTH SHORE ANIMAL LEAGUE AMERICA’S TOUR FOR LIFE 2016

Waukesha animal resource center announces national adoption event tour stop in Waukesha HAWS, the Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha County, joins North Shore Animal League America’s 2016 Tour For Life™...

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Free Dog Behavior Seminar

Is your dog jumping on your guests, counter surfing, barking too much? Are you still dealing with housetraining issues or chewing on your stuff? Come to this free informational seminar...

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It's That Time of Year Again

Now that spring is here (hopefully Mother Nature will cooperate soon) things get busy at the shelter with questions and concerns about wildlife. Generally when wildlife is injured, sick or thought...

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LOST Miniature Poodle in Wauwatosa

On December 12, 2015 our grey, miniature Poodle, named Jet escaped from our backyard. That night, he ventured through Mount Mary, downtown Tosa, and all the way up the Mayfair...

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Trinity UCC Hosts Pet Blessing Sunday

On Sunday, August 16, Trinity UCC in Brookfield held their annual Pet Blessing outdoor worship service. All pets were welcome and blessed by Pastor Jan Doleschal. Included in the blessings...

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Inaugural Pet Blessing set for Saturday July 18th during the 4th Annual MECA VEST A K-9 FEST!

Milwaukee, WI – June 10, 2015-The 4th annual MECA Vest a K9 Fest is excited to announce their first-ever Pet Blessing Ceremony. Held at the Milwaukee Emergency Center for...

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In Search of Crane Counters!

On Saturday, April 18, 2015 from 5:30 to 7:30 a.m., the International Crane Foundation (ICF) will sponsor the 40th Annual Midwest Crane Count. Over 2000 volunteer participants from throughout WI...

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Annual Pet Blessing

Join us at Holy Cross for our Annual Pet Blessing. Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 5:00 pm. Worship with your furry loved ones in the Trinity Center at Holy Cross,...

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Brew City Pet Services Attends International Pet-Sitter Conference

NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: September, 23, 2014 Contact: Stephanie Lefever, Owner, Brew City Pet Services, LLC. Phone: (414) 502-7387 E-mail: info@brewcitypetservices.com Web site: www.BrewCityPetServices.com Brew City Pet Services Attends International Pet-Sitter Conference Local pet sitter...

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All animal lovers welcome to WAUMC's blessing of the pets

All animal lovers welcome to WAUMC’s blessing of the pets The public is invited to attend a blessing of the pets on Saturday, Sept. 27 at 10 a.m. hosted by Wauwatosa...

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Trinity UCC Welcomes All Pets for Outdoor Worship & Pet Blessing

Brookfield, WI (August 4, 2014) Trinity UCC will hold a special outdoor worship service and blessing of the pets on Sunday, August 10 at 10:00 a.m. All pets are...

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Zimmermann Appointed to Elmbrook Humane Society Board

The Schroeder Group is pleased to announce that Attorney Beth Zimmermann has been elected to the Board of Directors for the Elmbrook Humane Society. Attorney Zimmermann will contribute to the organization’s...

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Outdoor Worship with Pet Blessings at Trinity UCC

Trinity UCC hosting Pet Blessing at August 11 Outdoor Worship Brookfield, WI (July 30, 2013) Trinity UCC will hold a special outdoor worship service and blessing of the pets on Sunday,...

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Early Registration for Walk, Run, Wag for MADACC Ends June 16

Friends of MADACC will host its first annual Walk, Run, Wag for MADACC presented by Modern Woodmen of America on Saturday, June 22 – and early registration closes June 16....

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30-30-30 Dog Promo @ Elmbrook Humane Society

Starting Thursday, May 30 through Sunday, June 2, all dogs who have been available for adoption at the Elmbrook Humane Society for 30 days or more, have a $30 adoption...

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Community Watch

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Menomonee Falls baseball virtuoso Ty Weber and Big Ten Media Day Updated:  12:45 PM

» Supporters line up to push Brookfield beekeeping Updated:  7/28

» The Corridor development in Brookfield announces three new tenants Updated:  7/28

» Brookfield Bulldogs, Pewaukee Muskies to continue game at later date 7/26

» Brookfield Blue Sox pick up key win over West Bend 7/26

» Jury reaches guilty verdict in Brookfield drive-by shooting after failed drug deal Updated:  7/26

» Dick's Sporting Goods to open Aug. 5 in Brookfield 7/25

» 2016 Waukesha County Fair coverage 7/22

» Brookfield East choir to perform with Foreigner at Waukesha County Fair 7/22

» Wisconsin Athletic Club nearing town of Brookfield opening Updated:  7/21

» Social media story on the storms rolling through Milwaukee area 7/21

» Resources available to Waukesha County residents during extreme heat 7/21

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Wisconsin Badgers football, WIFCA All-Star game 7/20

» Brookfield Central baseball unable to pull upset in regional loss to Sussex Hamilton 7/19

» Former Brookfield East coach Tom Swittel goes out with WFCA All-Star Game win 7/19

» Brookfield board comfortable with lights 7/19

» Brookfield Portillo's opens its doors 7/19

» #BestSummerEverNOW: Share your 2016 summer photos of you in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  7/18

» Live coverage: 2016 WIAA Summer Baseball Sectional Round Updated:  7/18

» Brookfield plan commission advances Wimmer's Linx Club apartment, hotel project Updated:  7/18

» NOW's user submitted stories, photos will be discontinued in early August 7/18

» New Brookfield Central AD Don Kurth to bring wide variety of experience 7/16

» Elmbrook Humane Society teams up with other area shelters to save cats in need 7/13

» Brookfield's Dominic Days returns this week 7/12

» Brookfield East's upset bid falls short in Greater Metro baseball tournament 7/12

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Waukesha County Fair

 

The 2016 Waukesha County Fair saw rain, scorching temps and tropical humidity throughout its five-day run. Check out our stories, photos and video from the fair, including coverage of the new pig, duck and goat races, the 50th annual Fairest of the Fair contest, as well as a ranking of the top food items.

Best Summer Ever

 

We've made it easy for you to get out and go this summer. From hitting the trails for a bike ride or walk, to where to find beer gardens in the area, to the best places to swim in Waukesha County to the best summer drinks and summer reads, check out our 2016 summer guide.

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