Kent Wainscott, WISN 12 News

Kent Wainscott

WISN 12 News

Milwaukee, WI, United States

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Past articles by Kent:

Nurse and her son honored for saving man who had heart attack on pickleball court

"There were angels around me," Joe Bruno said. → Read More

'Dancing Chuck,' video dance star, celebrates 100th birthday

WWII veteran Navy pilot forced to hang-up dancing shoes → Read More

Man accused of having 113 animals in his home faces criminal charges

Larry McAdoo faces 12 counts of mistreatment of animals causing death and providing improper shelter sanitation standards. → Read More

112 animals 'living in filth' rescued from Milwaukee home

A long-horned goat living in the attic of the home butted one of the animal control officers who was trying to rescue it. → Read More

Holiday deliveries blocked by Wauwatosa wild turkeys

Neighborhood turkeys often aggressive toward letter carriers and delivery drivers → Read More

Grafton woman discovers long-lost siblings

Family meets for the first time just ahead of the holidays. → Read More

Milwaukee home shot up, then mistakenly labeled a 'nuisance'

Homeowner seeks answers after being told he could be held responsible. → Read More

Blinded in battle in WWII, Milwaukee Marine turns 100

As Herbert "Herbie" Stark marks his 100th birthday, he reflects on all that's changed over time — changes that he's lived, but hasn't seen. → Read More

Three-year-old's birthday celebration to help fight fatal disease

Fundraiser to spark research for Muskego girl and others with rare, terminal illness → Read More

Cat finds severed alligator head in Waukesha County lake

DNR wardens investigating what happened and how the gator got into Lake Keesus → Read More

Crowded Wisconsin Supreme Court race a 'recipe for chaos'

With Judge Jennifer Dorow now in, political prof calls the race "a whole heck of a lot less predictable." → Read More

Milwaukee County's creative answer to jail staffing crisis

"On-the-spot" hiring events show progress, but staffing shortages remain. → Read More

Milwaukee among the worst cities for porch pirates

The survey places the metro ninth in the US for most package thefts. → Read More

Kenosha bar owner wants to create a Happy Days Al statue

Fundraising effort to honor actor and Kenosha native Al Molinaro in bronze → Read More

Waukesha man's wheelchair repeatedly stuck on snow-covered bridge

Multiple departments deny responsibility for clearing the only pedestrian path in the area. → Read More

Milwaukee neighborhood covered in demolition dust

Residents are worried about what they are breathing in. → Read More

'OK, a plane crashed on the golf course?'

911 calls reveal frantic moments after cargo plane carrying puppies crash lands in Waukesha County → Read More

Wisconsin wastewater a warning sign of increased COVID-19 spread

Health official closely watching a COVID-19 uptick in Milwaukee wastewater samples. → Read More

Wisconsin Health Officials, Holiday Illness Spike Likely

Wisconsin health officials urge vaccinations and caution to curb rise in flu cases → Read More

Scott Walker: 'Elections should be held on one day' and in-person

Former Wisconsin governor suggests eliminating most early absentee voting. → Read More