Suspected drunken driver arrested in death of man riding bicycle

Beloit Police have arrested a 29-year-old man from Clinton, Wis., who allegedly drove drunk and killed a man riding a bicycle near the Beloit Health System UW Cancer Center early Saturday morning. The victim was identified as Mario Esquivel-Flores, 43. He is the 10th person killed while riding a bicycle on Wisconsin roads in 2015. [...]


Hit-and-run driver kills 50-year-old man on bicycle

A hit-and-run driver killed a 50-year-old man riding a bicycle on Appleton Avenue in Germantown about 8:15 Sunday night, and police reported an arrest in the case late Monday. Police Chief Peter Hoell identified the victim as Keith Habenicht, 50, a father of two, who was biking home from the store. He died less than [...]


unReal Movie/Mountain Bike Fundraiser

Dirt Tester Matt here, hello fellow dirt testers, I hope the dirt has been treating you well. I am working to keep you in the lead, and up to date on what’s happening around our great state as it relates to all things mountain biking. ¬† We recently shared with you the CAMBA Gala information [...]


Do You Really Know the Rules of the Road?

Nearly every one of the 130 people who stopped at the Wisconsin Bike Fed Share & Be Aware booth at the¬†Wisconsin State Fair¬†assured they knew the rules of the road … until we started asking them specific questions. How much space are you required to provide a bicyclist while passing in a car was a [...]


Mobile Bike Repair Program Comes Home

The Bike Fed worked with Layton Boulevard West Neighbors and State Farm to create the Bici Hub, Milwaukee’s first Mobile Bike repair done on a cargo trike with e-assist. The Mobile Bike Hub is a traveling bicycle repair shop that repairs and services bicycles for the residents of the Layton Boulevard West neighborhood, a mostly [...]