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» Husco International to layoff 100 employees at Waukesha headquarters 7/5

» Missing Wales man found unharmed in Illinois Updated:  7/4

» Waukesha police report: July 7, 2016 issue 7/1

» Waukesha woman convicted of stealing from Oconomowoc company to fund drug habit Updated:  7/1

» Initial Reaction Podcast: A look ahead to US Open 2017, look back at Champions Tour event in Madison Updated:  6/29

» Waukesha Meijer supercenter to open Aug. 2 6/28

» Waukesha West's Jarred Kelenic makes cut for Team USA U18 baseball team Updated:  6/28

» Complaint: Waukesha veteran, upset by fireworks, fired rifle into air Updated:  6/28

» Woman fined for bringing marijuana to Waukesha court proceeding Updated:  6/28

» What's next for water: Officials discuss aspects of Waukesha's plan 6/27

» Summer food service program begins at Waukesha schools 6/27

» Waukesha Plan Commission doesn't bite at proposed doggy day care, cites noise concerns 6/27

» Waukesha police report: June 30, 2016 issue 6/27

» Carroll's new Lowry Hall gets final OK from Waukesha Plan Commission 6/24

» Waukesha native's Smart Program Training targets dementia progression 6/23

» OwnersEdge gives Green Bay business owner an alternative to selling 6/22

» Plea hearing set for Waukesha man accused of pointing unloaded assault rifle at police Updated:  6/21

» Waukesha's water diversion application wins unanimous approval 6/21

» Mother of girl charged in Slender Man stabbing struggles with daughter's fate 6/21

» Waukesha police report: June 23, 2016 issue 6/20

» Waukesha's iconic Gasthaus restaurant to close this weekend Updated:  6/20

» 11th-hour effort aims to kill Waukesha water plan 6/19

» Waukesha School District approves new principals at Lowell & Hawthorne 6/17

» Carl Zach Cycling Classic rolls into Waukesha June 19 6/17

» Waukesha celebrates nation's and city parks' anniversary this time 6/17

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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.