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June 23, 2017
Rep. Shannon Zimmerman, R-River Falls, is one of several lawmakers seeking to enhance penalties for distracted driving in Wisconsin. File photo
River Falls' Zimmerman seeks crackdown on distracted driving; 9 more state news stories
June 23, 2017 - 1:40pm
June 22, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Girl survives 40-foot fall from cliff at state park; 9 more state news stories
June 22, 2017 - 1:08pm
June 21, 2017
Recounts could only be sought by those who lose elections by 1 percent or less in a bill that's up for a vote in the Wisconsin Assembly Wednesday. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly to act on recount requests, more; 8 more state news stories
June 21, 2017 - 1:06pm
June 19, 2017
The state Justice Department appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court after a panel of three federal judges ordered the GOP to create new Assembly and Senate district boundaries in time for next year's elections.
Wisconsin roundup: Ruling expected on state redistricting; CVTC's River Falls campus in line for upgrade; 9 more state news stories
June 19, 2017 - 8:34am
June 16, 2017
Wisconsin labor officials on Thursday, June 15, announced a seasonally adjusted jobless rate of 3.1 percent for May. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: State unemployment rate second-lowest on record; 9 more state news stories
June 16, 2017 - 8:12am
June 15, 2017
Safety was beefed up at the Wisconsin Capitol in Madison in the wake of Wednesday's shooting of a congressman in Washington, D.C. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: State Capitol security beefed up, but no procedural changes planned; tornadoes reported in state; 8 more state news stories
June 15, 2017 - 9:04am
June 14, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Wausau police grant 'pity' to parking violator; chiropractors score victory with Assembly panel; 8 more state news briefs
June 14, 2017 - 9:36am
June 13, 2017
Visitors explore the state Capitol and its grounds in Madison. Jalen Knuteson / Rivertown Multimedia
Wisconsin roundup: Senate, Assembly remain divided as budget process stalls; Trump speaking in Waukesha; 8 more state news stories
June 13, 2017 - 8:07am
June 12, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Almost 26,000 still without power after storms; sex offender release bill offered; 8 more state news stories
June 12, 2017 - 8:54am
June 8, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State asks Washington to let it drug test Medicaid applicants; 9 more state news stories
June 8, 2017 - 7:48am
June 7, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Dozens sickened after attending Chippewa Falls festival; education plan reveals legislative rift; 8 more state news stories
June 7, 2017 - 9:13am
June 1, 2017
Firefighters battled a plant fire that left at least one person dead and several injured Wednesday, May 31, in Cambria, Wis. Photo courtesy of ReadyWisconsin
Wisconsin roundup: One dead, 2 missing, 11 injured in ethanol plant fire; 8 more state news stories
June 1, 2017 - 10:04am
May 31, 2017
Rep. Adam Jarchow (R-Balsam Lake). File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Jarchow among lawmakers proposing to relax pot laws; 8 more state news stories
May 31, 2017 - 11:01am
May 30, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: UW 'disruption' bill poised for tweaks; capsized canoeist's body recovered; 11 more state news stories
May 30, 2017 - 11:23am
May 26, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
May 26, 2017 - 8:59am