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May 4, 2016
U.S. Sens. Tammy Baldwin (Wis.) and Amy Klobuchar (Minn.) spoke Wednesday with UW-River Falls students about college affordability at the Hudson Center. The senators are promoting a package of bills called the In the Red Act that aims to stem the cost of higher education. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)play button
Baldwin, Klobuchar talk higher-ed costs with UWRF students
May 4, 2016 - 5:36pm
April 19, 2016
Some Wisconsin Trump delegates don't support him; Madison bans city government travel to North Carolina; Nine more Wisconsin news briefs
April 19, 2016 - 10:44am
April 6, 2016
GOP closer to brokered convention after Cruz wins Wisconsin; Statewide voter turnout 200,000 higher than expected; six more Wisconsin elections stories
April 6, 2016 - 8:08am
April 5, 2016
Four of every 10 Wisconsin adults expected to vote; Voters, don't forget your ID; 11 more state news stories
April 5, 2016 - 7:59am
April 2, 2016
Appeals Court Judge JoAnne Kloppenburg and incumbent Justice Rebecca Bradley
Bradley, Kloppenburg are candidates for state Supreme Court
April 2, 2016 - 9:02am
April 1, 2016
Heidi Cruz, wife of U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, Republican candidate for president, was in Hudson Friday to talk to supporters at the campaign office off Crest View Drive. Standing with her during her remarks is daughter Catherine. Cruz said her husband is committed to winning the Wisconsin primary and his party's nomination. Star Observer photo by Meg Heaton
Cruz campaign makes Hudson stop
April 1, 2016 - 3:28pm
March 30, 2016
Trump says GOP race done deal if he wins Wisconsin; Cruz claims he and Trump are virtually tied in state; 14 more news briefs
March 30, 2016 - 8:44am
March 29, 2016
Walker endorses Cruz; Bradley leads Supreme Court money race; 11 more Wisconsin news briefs
March 29, 2016 - 9:03am
March 23, 2016
Cruz, Kasich set Wednesday campaign stops; Major meth bust results in 38 arrests; 16 more Wisconsin news briefs
March 23, 2016 - 8:47am
March 22, 2016
State predicts largest presidential primary turnout since 1980; Man arrested for Eau Claire graffiti outbreak; 15 more Wisconsin news briefs
March 22, 2016 - 9:13am
March 17, 2016
Pierce County District Attorney's Office assistant prosecutor Rory O'Sullivan, pictured Thursday with his two children, will receive his American citizenship on St. Patrick's Day in Bloomington, Minn. He said he plans to run for St. Croix County District Attorney now that he's a citizen. (Submitted photo)
St. Paddy's Day citizenship paves way to candidacy for Irish prosecutor
March 17, 2016 - 11:47am
March 2, 2016
Diane Odeen
But is it possible for a Democrat to win?
March 2, 2016 - 12:00pm
March 1, 2016
Super Tuesday will have big impact on Wisconsin primary; AAA: Most are afraid to ride in no-driver vehicles; 14 more state news stories
March 1, 2016 - 7:02am
February 26, 2016
State poll: Dems in virtual tie, Trump leads GOP; Poverty in Wisconsin hits highest level in decades; 12 more state news stories
February 26, 2016 - 7:30am
February 3, 2016
Chief Gary Krutke
Short-lived effort brought ‘God’ stickers to cop cruisers
February 3, 2016 - 1:40pm
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