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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Protestors show up at Board of Regents meeting
MADISON - A few dozen protesters showed up at a meeting of the UW Board of Regents in Madison this morning. Some carried signs opposing what they called cuts, layoffs, and privatization as the result of Governor Scott Walker's budget proposals. Walker wants to slash $300-million...
February 6, 2015 - 3:54pm
February 4, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Opposition grows to Governor's budget proposal
MADISON - Opposition grew today to the governor's budget proposal to borrow $1.3 billion dollars for highway projects, instead of raising taxes-and-fees for them. Speaking to a meeting of the Wisconsin Counties Association, state Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (R-Burlington) repeated...
February 4, 2015 - 4:27pm
February 3, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Gov. Walker gives budget address this evening
MADISON - Governor Scott Walker will tell Wisconsinites tonight how he plans to fix a deficit in the next state budget that's projected to be $928-million if spending remains at current levels. If Walker has his way, about a third of that deficit would be covered by a reduction...
February 3, 2015 - 4:42pm
February 2, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Ashley Furniture levied fine from OSHA, rebuke from Labor Department
ARCADIA - Wisconsin's largest furniture-maker faces a $1.8 million dollar fine -- plus a major scolding from the Labor Department -- for alleged safety violations. Ashley Furniture of Arcadia said today it "strongly disputes" what it calls "grossly inappropriate and over-zealous...
February 2, 2015 - 5:46pm
February 1, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Winter storm hits southern Wisconsin
KENOSHA - The National Weather Service predicts the Kenosha area could be covered with up to 10 inches of snow by tomorrow morning. A winter storm warning was issued yesterday. Lake-effect snow could be combined with a low pressure system to the south of Wisconsin which would...
February 1, 2015 - 10:51am
January 31, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State Budget proposal includes $1.3 billion in loans
MADISON - Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker reportedly will introduce a plan Tuesday to borrow $1.3 billion dollars to pay for transportation projects needed over the next two years. There is some question about how well his fellow Republican members of the Legislature will react...
January 31, 2015 - 8:59am
January 30, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Barron man arrested for fatal hit-and-run
BARRON - A 33-year-old man is under arrest for killing a pedestrian with his vehicle, and not stopping. Barron County sheriff's officials said today they arrested a Barron man in a hit-and-run crash that killed 26-year-old Logan Paulson of the Turtle Lake area. Paulson was struck...
January 30, 2015 - 5:10pm
January 29, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Pedestrian killed by driver near Turtle Lake
TURTLE LAKE - Authorities in northwest Wisconsin have been looking for a driver who struck and killed a pedestrian. Barron County sheriff's deputies said 26-year-old Logan Paulson was struck about 7:30 this morning near Upper Turtle Lake on Hwy. 8. That's between Almena and...
January 29, 2015 - 5:11pm
January 28, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: DNR to take new look into frac sand mining
MADISON - The Wisconsin DNR will take a fresh look at frac-sand mining in the Badger State. The Natural Resources Board unanimously agreed this morning to have staffers update a 2012 report on silica-sand mining, and related environmental and health effects. The Midwest Environmental...
January 28, 2015 - 3:24pm
January 27, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: VA whisteblower stages sit-in at Tomah facility
TOMAH - The former VA Medical Center employee in Tomah who blew the whistle on the reported over-prescription of painkillers began a sit-in at the facility today. Ryan Honl said he was upset that the center's director told reporters he would not have done anything differently....
January 27, 2015 - 3:27pm
January 26, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: One killed, two injured in plane crash near Owen
OWEN - One person was killed and two others were injured when a single-engine plane crashed today near Owen in central Wisconsin. The fatal victim was a passenger in the four-seat Cessna 182. The pilot and another passenger had non-life-threatening injuries. The crash happened...
January 26, 2015 - 8:29pm
January 25, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Flights from Milwaukee searched in Atlanta for bombs
MILWAUKEE - A Southwest Airlines jet from Milwaukee was one of two commercial flights stopped away from the terminal after authorities got what they considered to be credible bomb threats. Southwest flight 2492 was searched by police bomb and dog teams when it landed at Hartsfield-Jackson...
January 25, 2015 - 10:16am
January 24, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State may face two billion budget deficit
MADISON - New estimates released by the Legislative Fiscal Bureau indicate the state of Wisconsin could face a two-year budget deficit as big as two-billion dollars. Fiscal conservatives would be pleased by deep cuts in state government spending, but doing that would make it hard...
January 24, 2015 - 10:43am
January 23, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Walker turns down proposed Kenosha casino
MILWAUKEE - The answer to a new Kenosha casino is no. Governor Scott Walker today rejected the Menominee Indian tribe's request to build its long-proposed off-reservation casino and resort at the former Dairyland Greyhound Park. The U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs gave its blessing...
January 23, 2015 - 3:47pm
January 22, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Diamond pleads innocent to charges from Port Washington bar fight
PORT WASHINGTON - Former teenage TV star Dustin Diamond of Port Washington pleaded innocent today to charges connected with a Christmas Night bar fight. Diamond's fiance also pleaded innocent to a single misdemeanor count of disorderly conduct. Amanda Schutz is free on a signature...
January 22, 2015 - 5:07pm