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Wisconsin crop planting lags behind 2015; Dems seek federal review of voter ID law; UW-Madison faculty cast no-confidence vote; eight more state news stories
Attorney general aims to lawyer up; UW-Stout praised for recycling; Walker defers to private firms on questions; 12 more state news stories
New Richmond man charged with urine-related sex crimes
crime and courts
Baseball: Ellsworth defeats Prescott, rivals are tied in MBC standings
Sports scoreboard from Monday, May 2
Boys Golf: Panthers take 4th at Ellsworth CC
Sports scoreboard from Friday, April 29
Golf: Spring Valley takes second at home course
Gone but not forgotten: Wisconsin Riders honor fallen officer Jackie Ryden
Each memory has a soundtrack
Jurek takes the reins at summer camp
Blue bikes are rolling into town
Community Crust begins fundraising season
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 5/10/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 5/10/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF DIAMOND BLUFF: 5/12/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 5/9/16 -Special Plan Commission Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES: 5/4/16 PFFT Meeting Agenda
Marjorie Ruth Meier, 89
Elizabeth J. "Betty" Webster, 86
Richard B. Peterson, 95
Cheryl F. Martin, 69
William Bates, 81
Ron Kind column: Keeping America safe
Kathleen Vinehout column: Referenda sustain schools during time of decreasing state support
Kathleen Vinehout column: Like the county fair? Love 4-H? Big changes coming to UW-Extension
Sheila Harsdorf column: Recognizing April as Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Month
Ron Kind column: Bringing families together
March 21, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers win NCAA Tourney opener, play Oregon on Sunday
OMAHA – The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team overpowered Coastal Carolina in the second round of the NCAA Division I Tournament at Omaha. The Chanticleers had no answers for Big Ten Player of the Year Frank Kaminsky. He scored a game-high 27 points and took down...
March 21, 2015 - 10:23am
March 19, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Stone, Dominican go for fourth-straight state title
MADISON - Diamond Stone calls this a "business" trip. The 6-10 center will try to help Whitefish Bay Dominican High School win its fourth consecutive WIAA Division 4 boys' state title. Stone says Randolph is the only team in the division to "four-peat," so his team needs to match...
March 19, 2015 - 5:45pm
March 18, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UWGB's first NIT game tonight
NORMAL, Ill. The UW-Green Bay men's basketball team will play at Illinois State tonight in their opener of the NIT Tournament. The Phoenix...
March 18, 2015 - 5:28pm
March 16, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks sign Johnson to 10-day contract
NEW ORLEANS -- The Milwaukee Bucks have signed forward Chris Johnson to a second 10-day contract. He averaged 20 minutes a game during his first contract with the injury-riddled Bucks, with almost five points per night. The Bucks practiced today in New Orleans, where they'll...
March 16, 2015 - 3:16pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers win Big Ten title in OT, get No. 1 seed for NCAA tourney
CHICAGO - The University of Wisconsin men's basketball team will play Coastal Carolina around 8:20 on Friday night in their NCAA Division I Tournament...
March 16, 2015 - 9:48am
March 15, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers blast Purdue in second half, make Big Ten title game
CHICAGO – The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team made a strong bid for a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament by dominating Purdue in a 71-51 game in the Big Ten Conference Tournament semifinals. Purdue had led by five at half, but the Badgers use their effective defense...
March 15, 2015 - 10:32am
March 14, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: It's a UW-Purdue match-up in Big Ten hoops semis
CHICAGO - The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team can cement a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament by winning its next two games in the Big Ten Tournament. The Badgers face Purdue at noon in the semifinals at the United Center. The game is being broadcast by CBS The...
March 14, 2015 - 8:35am
March 13, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Finals set in Divisions 4 and 5 at state girls basketball tournament
GREEN BAY - Cuba City will play Fall Creek tomorrow for the Division 4 girls' state high school basketball crown. Both teams advanced during last night's semifinals at the Resch Center. Cuba City stayed undefeated with a 62-56 win over Fond du Lac St. Mary's Springs. Mollie...
March 13, 2015 - 9:29am
March 12, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: MU's hoops season ends with bad loss
NEW YORK CITY - Marquette University was creamed by Villanova today, 84-49 in the quarterfinals of the Big East men's basketball tournament at Madison Square Garden. The Golden Eagles trailed by two midway through the first half when conference sixth-man-of-the-year Josh Hart...
March 12, 2015 - 3:34pm
March 11, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers solidify line with Bulaga signing
GREEN BAY - We keep hearing how important it is for an offensive line to gel by having the same five starters as long as possible. Now -- barring injuries at Training Camp -- the Green Bay Packers will start 2015 with the same line that protected quarterback Aaron Rodgers in his...
March 11, 2015 - 5:36pm
March 10, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers re-sign Bulaga but don't re-sign House
GREEN BAY - The Green Bay Packers have lost corner Davon House to free agency, but they'll apparently keep starting right tackle Bryan Bulaga. NFL Network was the first to report both moves late this morning, but there was no immediate word on what Bulaga's deal might include....
March 10, 2015 - 4:49pm
March 8, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Cobb agrees to four-year, $40 million contract with Packers
GREEN BAY - Wide receiver Randall Cobb has reportedly signed a four-year, $40-million contract offer from the Green Bay Packers. The NFL Network reports $17-million dollars is guaranteed. Cobb had his best season last year, piling up 1,287 yards and scoring a dozen touchdowns....
March 8, 2015 - 1:45pm
March 7, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Dodgers crush Brewers in exhibition game
PHOENIX - The Los Angeles Dodgers pounded three home runs and rolled over Milwaukee in a Friday Cactus League game, 10-1. A.J. Ellis touched starter Matt Garza for a three-run shot in the second inning. Garza surrendered five runs on five hits in two innings of work, but only...
March 7, 2015 - 9:24am
March 6, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers claim Big Ten title outright after beating Gophers 76-63
MINNEAPOLIS - Wisconsin won the Big Ten Conference men's regular season basketball title outright with a 76-63 victory last night at Minnesota. The Badgers scored the first seven points of the game and never looked back. They led by as many as 20 in the first half before the...
March 6, 2015 - 9:23am
March 5, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badger-Gopher showdown on the hardwood tonight in Minneapolis
MADISON - The University of Wisconsin men's basketball team can win the Big-Ten season title outright tonight, with a victory at Minnesota. Tip-off is at 6 p.m. and the game will be televised by ESPN. The sixth-ranked Badgers clinched at least a share of the league title last...
March 5, 2015 - 4:13pm