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People Magazine
Wisconsin Man Committed to Mental Hospital After Pleading Guilty to Decapitating Mother, 68 The Wisconsin man who decapitated his mother last year will be committed to a
Wisconsin Man Committed to Mental Hospital After Pleading Guilty to Decapitating Mother, 68
People Magazine / Posted 16 hours ago
The Wisconsin man who decapitated his mother last year will be committed to a mental hospital after pleading guilty to her death this week, PEOPLE has... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
northwoods political digestThe report highlights Wisconsin's poor score on entrepreneurship and its low ma
northwoods political digest
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted yesterday
The report highlights Wisconsin's poor score on entrepreneurship and its low marriage rate, compounded by its significant out-migration rate, as the determinant factors in the state's overall FPI rank of 18th in the nation. The groups say the Family... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Wisconsin man accused of killing mother with sword committedMatthew Skalitzky, seated , talks to his lawyer, Stanley Woodard, before a hear
Wisconsin man accused of killing mother with sword committed
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted yesterday
Matthew Skalitzky, seated , talks to his lawyer, Stanley Woodard, before a hearing, Wednesday June 29, 2016, in Dane County Court in Madison, Wis. Skalitzky, who who killed his mother with a sword last year, pleaded guilty Wednesday to first-degree... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Wisconsin man accused of killing mother with sword committedMatthew Skalitzky, seated , talks to his lawyer, Stanley Woodard, before a hear
Wisconsin man accused of killing mother with sword committed
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Matthew Skalitzky, seated , talks to his lawyer, Stanley Woodard, before a hearing, Wednesday June 29, 2016, in Dane County Court in Madison, Wis. Skalitzky, who who killed his mother with a sword last year, pleaded guilty Wednesday to first-degree... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Wisconsin man accused of killing mother with sword committedMatthew Skalitzky, seated , talks to his lawyer, Stanley Woodard, before a hear
Wisconsin man accused of killing mother with sword committed
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
Matthew Skalitzky, seated , talks to his lawyer, Stanley Woodard, before a hearing, Wednesday June 29, 2016, in Dane County Court in Madison, Wis. Skalitzky, who who killed his mother with a sword last year, pleaded guilty Wednesday to first-degree... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Wisconsin man accused of killing mother with sword committedMatthew Skalitzky, seated , talks to his lawyer, Stanley Woodard, before a hear
Wisconsin man accused of killing mother with sword committed
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
Matthew Skalitzky, seated , talks to his lawyer, Stanley Woodard, before a hearing, Wednesday June 29, 2016, in Dane County Court in Madison, Wis. Skalitzky, who who killed his mother with a sword last year, pleaded guilty Wednesday to first-degree... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Wisconsin man accused of killing mother with sword committedMatthew Skalitzky, seated , talks to his lawyer, Stanley Woodard, before a hear
Wisconsin man accused of killing mother with sword committed
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Matthew Skalitzky, seated , talks to his lawyer, Stanley Woodard, before a hearing, Wednesday June 29, 2016, in Dane County Court in Madison, Wis. Skalitzky, who who killed his mother with a sword last year, pleaded guilty Wednesday to first-degree... Read more
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Daily Mail
Outrage at video showing officers tasering African American teen girlShocking video shows Wisconsin cops kicking and body-slamming 18-year-old black
Outrage at video showing officers tasering African American teen girl
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Shocking video shows Wisconsin cops kicking and body-slamming 18-year-old black girl then tasering her while she screams in agony Video shows Genele Laird, 18, being arrested outside Madison mall She struggles with officers who then wrestle her to... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Most highway projects will be put on hold for Fourth of July travelMadison (DOT) - Construction on most major highway projects in Wisconsin will b
Most highway projects will be put on hold for Fourth of July travel
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 3 days ago
Madison (DOT) - Construction on most major highway projects in Wisconsin will be suspended at noon on Friday, July 1st and will not resume until Tuesday, July 5th to accommodate heavy traffic expected during the 3-day Fourth of July holiday weekend,... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
WisDOT: Most highway projects to be put on hold for Fourth of July holiday travelMILWAUKEE — To accommodate heavy traffic expected during the three-day Fourth o
WisDOT: Most highway projects to be put on hold for Fourth of July holiday travel
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
MILWAUKEE — To accommodate heavy traffic expected during the three-day Fourth of July holiday weekend, construction on most major highway projects in Wisconsin will be suspended at noon on Friday, July 1 and will not resume until Tuesday, July 5,... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Supreme Court Texas ruling could mean end of similar WI lawDane County Humane Society holds an "open house" for their new barnDane County
Supreme Court Texas ruling could mean end of similar WI law
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 3 days ago
Dane County Humane Society holds an "open house" for their new barnDane County Humane Society holds an "open house" for their new barn The Dane County Humane Society held an "open house" for a new barn. The Dane County Humane Society held an "open... Read more
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News 8000
Teen whose arrest sparked protests may not face chargesAn 18-year-old black woman whose arrest sparked protests in Madison this week h
Teen whose arrest sparked protests may not face charges
News 8000 / Posted 6 days ago
An 18-year-old black woman whose arrest sparked protests in Madison this week has the option to go through a restorative justice process instead of facing criminal charges, Dane County District Attorney Ismael Ozanne announced Friday. Police say... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
18-old arrested outside East Towne Mall will reportedly not be chargedMADISON (WQOW) -- Dane County District Attorney Ismael Ozanne and Madison Polic
18-old arrested outside East Towne Mall will reportedly not be charged
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 6 days ago
MADISON (WQOW) -- Dane County District Attorney Ismael Ozanne and Madison Police Chief Mike Koval are holding a joint news conference Friday afternoon to talk about the controversial arrest of an 18-year-old woman by Madison police officers Tuesday... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
4 Marquette students hurt when gun discharges at restaurantUPDATE: Authorities looking for suspect in Lodi bank robberyUPDATE: Authorities
4 Marquette students hurt when gun discharges at restaurant
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 7 days ago
UPDATE: Authorities looking for suspect in Lodi bank robberyUPDATE: Authorities looking for suspect in Lodi bank robbery Police in Lodi are looking for a man they say robbed the Associated Bank at the intersection of Highways 60 and 113 Thursday... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Cellphone video shows violent police arrest at mallAn 18-year-old woman allegedly took out a knife and threatened to kill employee
Cellphone video shows violent police arrest at mall
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
An 18-year-old woman allegedly took out a knife and threatened to kill employees at a mall when the police were called on Tuesday. Genele Laird, of Madison, Wisconsin, told a Taco Bell employee at the East Towne Mall that her phone had been stolen,... Read more
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Boston Globe
NYC on track to offer free tampons, sanitary pads in public schoolselsewhere already provide the supplies for free, and the issue has started bubb
NYC on track to offer free tampons, sanitary pads in public schools
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
elsewhere already provide the supplies for free, and the issue has started bubbling up in various lawmakers’ chambers. The Dane County Board in Wisconsin, for instance, voted late last year to experiment with providing free tampons and pads in some... Read more
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Island Packet
Cell phone video shows violent police arrest at mallAn 18-year-old woman allegedly took out a knife and threatened to kill employee
Cell phone video shows violent police arrest at mall
Island Packet / Posted 8 days ago
An 18-year-old woman allegedly took out a knife and threatened to kill employees at a mall when the police were called on Tuesday. Genele Laird, of Madison, Wisconsin, told a Taco Bell employee at the East Towne Mall that her phone had been stolen,... Read more
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The News & Observer
Cell phone video shows violent police arrest at mallWisconsin woman kicked, punched by police as she resists arrest | News & Observ
Cell phone video shows violent police arrest at mall
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
Wisconsin woman kicked, punched by police as she resists arrest | News & Observer June 22, 2016 1:05 PM The video shows the police officer knee the woman in the stomach, punch her and use a stun... Read more
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FOX News
NYC lawmakers pass a novel requirement for free tamponselsewhere already provide the supplies for free, and the issue has started bubb
NYC lawmakers pass a novel requirement for free tampons
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
elsewhere already provide the supplies for free, and the issue has started bubbling up in various lawmakers' chambers. The Dane County Board in Wisconsin, for instance, voted late last year to experiment with providing free tampons and pads in some... Read more
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The News & Observer
NYC lawmakers pass a novel requirement for free tamponselsewhere already provide the supplies for free, and the issue has started bubb
NYC lawmakers pass a novel requirement for free tampons
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
elsewhere already provide the supplies for free, and the issue has started bubbling up in various lawmakers’ chambers. The Dane County Board in Wisconsin, for instance, voted late last year to experiment with providing free tampons and pads in some... Read more
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NBC New York
NYC Lawmakers Pass Requirement for Free TamponsNew York City is on track to become the nation's first city to require free tam
NYC Lawmakers Pass Requirement for Free Tampons
NBC New York / Posted 9 days ago
New York City is on track to become the nation's first city to require free tampons and sanitary pads in public schools, homeless shelters and jails after lawmakers approved the idea Tuesday amid a national discussion of the costs of having a... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
NYC lawmakers pass a novel requirement for free tampons in schools, shelters, jailselsewhere already provide the supplies for free, and the issue has started bubb
NYC lawmakers pass a novel requirement for free tampons in schools, shelters, jails
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 9 days ago
elsewhere already provide the supplies for free, and the issue has started bubbling up in various lawmakers’ chambers. The Dane County Board in Wisconsin, for instance, voted late last year to experiment with providing free tampons and pads in some... Read more
29 related stories
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Herald Sun
US politicians push free access to tamponsNew York City is on track to become the first city in the United States to requ
US politicians push free access to tampons
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
New York City is on track to become the first city in the United States to require free tampons and sanitary pads in public schools, homeless shelters and jails. Local lawmakers approved the idea on Tuesday amid a wider discussion across the country... Read more
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The Courier Mail
US politicians push free access to tamponsNew York City is on track to become the first city in the United States to requ
US politicians push free access to tampons
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
New York City is on track to become the first city in the United States to require free tampons and sanitary pads in public schools, homeless shelters and jails. Local lawmakers approved the idea on Tuesday amid a wider discussion across the country... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
NYC weighs novel law on free tampons in schools, elsewhereelsewhere already provide the supplies for free, and the issue has started bubb
NYC weighs novel law on free tampons in schools, elsewhere
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
elsewhere already provide the supplies for free, and the issue has started bubbling up in various lawmakers' chambers. The Dane County Board in Wisconsin, for instance, voted late last year to experiment with providing free tampons and pads in some... Read more
29 related stories
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ABC News
NYC Lawmakers Pass a Novel Requirement for Free Tamponselsewhere already provide the supplies for free, and the issue has started bubb
NYC Lawmakers Pass a Novel Requirement for Free Tampons
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
elsewhere already provide the supplies for free, and the issue has started bubbling up in various lawmakers' chambers. The Dane County Board in Wisconsin, for instance, voted late last year to experiment with providing free tampons and pads in some... Read more
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TribLIVE
Lawmakers in New York City pass free tampon mandate | TribLIVE NEW YORK — New York City is on track to become the nation's firs
Lawmakers in New York City pass free tampon mandate
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
| TribLIVE NEW YORK — New York City is on track to become the nation's first city to require free tampons and sanitary pads in public schools,... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Man pleads guilty to killing drug informantMADISON, Wis. (AP) -- One of two men accused of killing a drug informant has pl
Man pleads guilty to killing drug informant
WAOW Wausau / Posted 10 days ago
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- One of two men accused of killing a drug informant has pleaded guilty. The Wisconsin State Journal reports Rudy Ramirez-Milian pleaded guilty to a reduced count of being a party to second-degree intentional homicide Monday.... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Illinois is shining star in fight against deer disease Posted Jun. 19, 2016 at 4:00 PM Posted Jun. 19, 2016 at 4:00 PM Michigan of
Illinois is shining star in fight against deer disease
The Journal-Standard / Posted 11 days ago
Posted Jun. 19, 2016 at 4:00 PM Posted Jun. 19, 2016 at 4:00 PM Michigan officials had to consider strategies after a fatal disease was discovered recently in the state's deer herd. So where... Read more
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examiner.com
This week’s races and runs: June 20-26Wisconsin and area runners dash to races and runs, as June sprints by. Top runn
This week’s races and runs: June 20-26
examiner.com / Posted 12 days ago
Wisconsin and area runners dash to races and runs, as June sprints by. Top running highlights from Monday, June 20, through Sunday, June 26, include charity and novelty fun runs, half and full marathons, runner socials, trail races, training jaunts,... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Man killed by deputies ID’dmade suicidal statements and threats of violence to law enforcement, and had ju
Man killed by deputies ID’d
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
made suicidal statements and threats of violence to law enforcement, and had just purchased a shotgun and ammunition at a Dane County gun dealer, Madison Police Department Public Information Officer Joel DeSpain said. Madison police tracked... Read more
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The Washington Times
Unsung heroes: Meet the ‘cookie ladies’ANALYSIS/OPINION: Blanchardville, Wis. — Kriss Marion was an organic farmer, n
Unsung heroes: Meet the ‘cookie ladies’
The Washington Times / Posted 16 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: Blanchardville, Wis. — Kriss Marion was an organic farmer, not a fighter. But Wisconsin’s restrictive law on homemade baked goods forced this peaceful sustainable homesteader to fight back. Marion and her husband, Shannon,... Read more
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examiner.com
Wis. fair under fire for animal fighting calls opponents 'terrorists'The Wisconsin-based Stoughton Fair came under fire this week after announcing t
Wis. fair under fire for animal fighting calls opponents 'terrorists'
examiner.com / Posted 16 days ago
The Wisconsin-based Stoughton Fair came under fire this week after announcing their plans to host an illegal animal fighting tournament at their annual fair. Animal rescue organizations, including the Global Conservation Group, have publicly... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Major League Baseball First-Year Player draft selectionsMajor League Baseball First-Year Player draft Saturday, June 11 11TH ROUND 3
Major League Baseball First-Year Player draft selections
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
Major League Baseball First-Year Player draft Saturday, June 11 11TH ROUND 317. Philadelphia, Josh Stephen, CF, Mater Dei HS, Chino Hills, Calif. 318. Cincinnati, Joel Kuhnel, RHP, Texas-Arlington. 319. Atlanta, Matt Rowland, RHP, Pope HS,... Read more
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MLive.com
Facilities won't admit ex-cop who killed wife, sister-in-law, report saysMADISON, WI — A former Saginaw Township resident and ex-police officer who was
Facilities won't admit ex-cop who killed wife, sister-in-law, report says
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
MADISON, WI — A former Saginaw Township resident and ex-police officer who was found not legally responsible for killing his wife and sister-in-law in 2014 is having difficulty finding a medical facility to care for him. A state official told a... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Facilities declining to care for former deputy with ALS found not legally responsible for deaths of wife, sister-in-lawMADISON — Some medical facilities are declining to offer care for a former Wisc
Facilities declining to care for former deputy with ALS found not legally responsible for deaths of wife, sister-in-law
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 18 days ago
MADISON — Some medical facilities are declining to offer care for a former Wisconsin sheriff’s deputy suffering from advanced ALS who was found not legally responsible for killing his wife and sister-in-law in 2014. A judge ruled in March that... Read more
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Marshall Independent
No facilities offering to care for ex-deputy found insaneMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Some medical facilities are declining to offer care for a
No facilities offering to care for ex-deputy found insane
Marshall Independent / Posted 19 days ago
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Some medical facilities are declining to offer care for a former Wisconsin sheriff's deputy suffering from advanced ALS who was found not legally responsible for killing his wife and sister-in-law in 2014. A judge ruled in March... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
No facilities offering to care for ex-deputy found insaneMADISON, Wis. (AP) - Some medical facilities are declining to offer care for a
No facilities offering to care for ex-deputy found insane
KTTC Rochester / Posted 19 days ago
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Some medical facilities are declining to offer care for a former Wisconsin sheriff's deputy suffering from advanced ALS who was found not legally responsible for killing his wife and sister-in-law in 2014. A judge ruled in March... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Heat Awareness DayCaregivers accused of taking pictures of nude patientCaregivers accused of taki
Heat Awareness Day
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 21 days ago
Caregivers accused of taking pictures of nude patientCaregivers accused of taking pictures of nude patient Two former employees of an Eau Claire Memory care facility are accused of taking and sharing graphic photos of a patient. Katie Mansfield from... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
How to stay safe tubing on the riverCaregivers accused of taking pictures of nude patientCaregivers accused of taki
How to stay safe tubing on the river
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 21 days ago
Caregivers accused of taking pictures of nude patientCaregivers accused of taking pictures of nude patient Two former employees of an Eau Claire Memory care facility are accused of taking and sharing graphic photos of a patient. Katie Mansfield from... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Blue Ox Music Festival fans beat the heat with staying coolCaregivers accused of taking pictures of nude patientCaregivers accused of taki
Blue Ox Music Festival fans beat the heat with staying cool
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 21 days ago
Caregivers accused of taking pictures of nude patientCaregivers accused of taking pictures of nude patient Two former employees of an Eau Claire Memory care facility are accused of taking and sharing graphic photos of a patient. Katie Mansfield from... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
President Obama formally endorses Hillary Clinton for president, will make campaign stop together in Green BayCaregivers accused of taking pictures of nude patientCaregivers accused of taki
President Obama formally endorses Hillary Clinton for president, will make campaign stop together in Green Bay
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 21 days ago
Caregivers accused of taking pictures of nude patientCaregivers accused of taking pictures of nude patient Two former employees of an Eau Claire Memory care facility are accused of taking and sharing graphic photos of a patient. Katie Mansfield from... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
New York City moves forward with plan for deer vasectomiesCaregivers accused of taking pictures of nude patientCaregivers accused of taki
New York City moves forward with plan for deer vasectomies
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 21 days ago
Caregivers accused of taking pictures of nude patientCaregivers accused of taking pictures of nude patient Two former employees of an Eau Claire Memory care facility are accused of taking and sharing graphic photos of a patient. Katie Mansfield from... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Madison hopes for new supersonic F-35 fighter jetsJune 08--The Air National Guard's Truax Field is in the running to become home
Madison hopes for new supersonic F-35 fighter jets
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 22 days ago
June 08--The Air National Guard's Truax Field is in the running to become home to a new generation of fighter jet, a U.S. Air Force spokesman said Wednesday. Truax is among 18 Air National Guard bases across the country that are being evaluated to... Read more
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PR NewsChannel
Labor groups brace for long legal fight over controversial Wisconsin Right to Work lawOnly one month after Dane County Judge William Foust of Wisconsin ruled Governo
Labor groups brace for long legal fight over controversial Wisconsin Right to Work law
PR NewsChannel / Posted 23 days ago
Only one month after Dane County Judge William Foust of Wisconsin ruled Governor Scott Walker’s Right to Work law unconstitutional, the controversial law has been reinstated by a state appeals judge. Luckily for labor supporters, union leaders in the... Read more
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examiner.com
Wisconsin fair under fire over planned animal fighting contestThe Stoughton Fair is the target of a national campaign after Wisconsin-based G
Wisconsin fair under fire over planned animal fighting contest
examiner.com / Posted 24 days ago
The Stoughton Fair is the target of a national campaign after Wisconsin-based Global Conservation Group and Alliance for Animals investigated the fair last week. According to the fair's website, a "pig wrestling" contest is scheduled in early... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Silver Alert issued for Joan McCarthy, last seen in Winnebago CountyUPDATE: Joan McCarthy has been found safe and the silver alert is cancelled. -
Silver Alert issued for Joan McCarthy, last seen in Winnebago County
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 30 days ago
UPDATE: Joan McCarthy has been found safe and the silver alert is cancelled. ---------------------------- A silver alert has been issued for Joan McCarthy by the Dane County Sheriff's Office Joan is an 85 year old white woman from Dane County who... Read more
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Island Packet
Excerpts from recent Wisconsin editorialsMilwaukee Journal Sentinel, May 28 Hillary Clinton's trust problem Is it any
Excerpts from recent Wisconsin editorials
Island Packet / Posted 30 days ago
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, May 28 Hillary Clinton's trust problem Is it any wonder voters don't trust Hillary Clinton? Her chronic obsession with secrecy — laid out in a new report on her email practices while secretary of state — makes them... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Walker releases records following court orderGov. Scott Walker has released 82 pages of records he wanted to keep secret aft
Walker releases records following court order
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 1 months ago
Gov. Scott Walker has released 82 pages of records he wanted to keep secret after a judge ordered them to be made public. The records released late Friday afternoon all related to Walker's proposed changes in 2015 to the University of Wisconsin's... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Health officials say Fitchburg restaurant violates health code with alligators on displayNew exhibit on public relations campaign during World War I set to open at Wisc
Health officials say Fitchburg restaurant violates health code with alligators on display
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 1 months ago
New exhibit on public relations campaign during World War I set to open at Wisconsin Veterans MuseumNew exhibit on public relations campaign during World War I set to open at Wisconsin Veterans Museum The public relations campaign for World War I is... Read more
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