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December 11, 2017
Menomonie police say a ice fishermen who fell through thin ice Saturday morning is safe. Photo courtesy of Northland Outdoors
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. ice angler survives thin-ice incident; more state news stories
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December 8, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Xcel customers to see bigger utility bills; more state news stories
December 8, 2017 - 10:23am
December 7, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Muslim prayer issue prompts federal lawsuit for Ariens Co.; more state news stories
December 7, 2017 - 9:23am
December 6, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct removed from committees; more state news stories
December 6, 2017 - 9:38am
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Q&A with Pierce Co. Highway Commissioner
December 6, 2017 - 8:45am
December 5, 2017
Gov. Scott Walker wants to drug test able-bodied recipients of Wisconsin's Food Share program, an effort he set out on after this year's State of the State speech, shown here. File image
Wisconsin roundup: Walker moves ahead with plans to drug-test food stamp recipients; more state news stories
December 5, 2017 - 2:45pm
December 4, 2017
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson isn't buying projections from the Joint Committee on Taxation about the impact of tax reform. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: U.S. Sen. Johnson calls committee’s projections a ‘joke’; more state news stories
December 4, 2017 - 8:16am
December 1, 2017
Recounts in Wisconsin, as shown in this 2016 photo from St. Croix County, will now only be available to candidates who lose by less than 1 percent in a statewide election. The change was signed into law Nov. 30 by Gov. Scott Walker. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Walker signs law making it harder to request election recount; more state news stories
December 1, 2017 - 11:04am
Candidate filing begins Dec. 1
December 1, 2017 - 11:00am
November 30, 2017
Gov. Scott Walker, shown here in a February visit to Willow River State Park, said Wednesday he will ask lawmakers to approve $7 million next spring to attract more workers from out of state including millennials and veterans. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Forbes names state 33rd best for business; Walker seeks to lure workers across state lines; more state news stories
November 30, 2017 - 9:24am
November 29, 2017
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River Falls lawmaker rejects notion 2013 clip raises 'red flag'
November 29, 2017 - 11:23am
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly sex harassment allegations to remain secret; more state news stories
November 29, 2017 - 10:11am
November 28, 2017
Members of the Murr family gathered on their beach during this year's Fourth of July celebration. Photo courtesy of Donna Murr
Walker signature sweeps away SCOTUS ruling
November 28, 2017 - 11:48am
Gov. Scott Walker speaks Nov. 21 to students in Elmwood about his proposed increase for sparsity aid in Wisconsin. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Walker pitches sparsity aid in Elmwood
November 28, 2017 - 8:00am
November 27, 2017
Candidate filing begins Dec. 1 for April election
November 27, 2017 - 5:43pm