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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Plans for iron ore mine in Iron County put on hold
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Walker's speech generates negative reaction
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: State has bigger budget surplus than forecast
Walker says Act 10 fallout steeled him for global threats; Congress may fast-track carp control efforts; eight more Wisconsin stories
Arkansaw farmers still deny raw milk made football team sick
crime and courts
Spring Valley/Elmwood has two finalists at state wrestling tourney
County wrestlers place at state tourney
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: U women's hockey team wins playoff game
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Jackson will be honored for UW Senior Day, playing time uncertain
Stuhl reaches title match, part of great day for Prescott wrestling at state
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
What does it take to lead a great book discussion?
Valentine celebration held at care center
UWRF Africa Night Feb. 27
Journey House chili and concert this Friday
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Ad For Bids - Guardrails
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 3/2/15 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY CRIMINAL JUSTICE COUNCIL: 2/26/15 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 3/2/15 Town Board Meeting
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/2/15 School Board Meeting Agenda
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July 6, 2012
Afternoon News Brief - Abortions rates down for Wisconsin doctors
Wisconsin doctors performed almost seven and a half percent fewer abortions last year. State officials said today that almost 7250 women had their infants aborted in 2011. That's down from 7825 the previous year. It was the seventh time in eight years that Wisconsin's abortion rate...
news / government
July 6, 2012 - 3:42pm
July 5, 2012
Afternoon News Brief -July 4th fights erupted at riverfront in Milwaukee-8 year old boy run over by float in Racine
Milwaukee police report they arrested two young people and handed out citations to four more when fighting erupted on the riverfront last night. Large crowds of young people were gathering for the Fourth of July fireworks display when the fighting started. No serious injuries were...
news / accidents
July 5, 2012 - 4:15pm
July 3, 2012
Afternoon News Brief - Half of Wisconsin bank CEO's believe the state's economy will grow over the next six months
Half of Wisconsin's leading bankers believe the state's economy will grow over the next six months. That's according to a new survey of local bank CEO's by the state's Bankers Association. The executives who responded said they also see evidence of more demand for business loans,...
July 3, 2012 - 3:36pm
June 28, 2012
Afternoon News Brief - US Supreme Court upholds affordable care act
Wisconsin Republicans running for US Senate are carving out their position in the wake of the US Supreme Court upholding the affordable care act. All four candidates have long said they'll work to repeal the law if elected and today sent statements reinforcing that position.
news / politics
June 28, 2012 - 3:39pm
June 27, 2012
Afternoon News Brief - Angela Asher suing 16 year old for daughters death in Eau Claire crash.
The mother of one of three teens killed from in a car crash in Eau Claire County is suing. Angela Asher is suing a 16 year old girl, the girl's...
June 27, 2012 - 4:08pm
June 26, 2012
Afternoon State News Briefs: American Red Cross blood supply at emergency levels
The American Red Cross has issued a notice asking for blood donations. The organization's blood supply is at emergency level. Blood types O positive and O negative, and B negative and A negative are in highest demand. Red Cross officials say only 8 percent of the eligible population...
news / politics
June 26, 2012 - 3:37pm
June 22, 2012
Afternoon News Briefs: Body pulled from Lake Mendota probably that of missing 22 year old from Madison
Dane County authorities say the body they pulled from Lake Mendota this morning is likely that of a missing 22 year old Madison man. The identity hasn't been confirmed yet. The man was swimming with a friend early today when he went under. The friend swam to shore and called 911 for...
June 22, 2012 - 3:42pm
June 21, 2012
Afternoon News Brief - Three killed near Greenwood in Clark County after driving into 50 foot hole created by roadway washed away.
Clark County authorities now say a 50 foot stretch of roadway near Greenwood washed away and three motorists were killed when two vehicles drove...
news / politics
June 21, 2012 - 3:44pm
June 19, 2012
Afternoon State News Briefs - Lawyers gain but M & I stockholders get nothing in lawsuit over sale to BMO Financial
MILWAUKEE - Former stockholders of M&I Bank will not get any money but their lawyers will, after they settled a class action lawsuit over the sale of the bank to the BMO Financial Group. Milwaukee County Circuit Judge Jane Carroll did not award any damages as part of the settlement....
news / accidents / politics
June 19, 2012 - 4:23pm
June 15, 2012
Government and Political News; Gov. Walker promises to stay neutral during the GOP senate primary
Governor Scott Walker says he'll stay neutral as four Republicans square off in the August 14th primary for Wisconsin's open U-S Senate seat. Walker said yesterday he'll serve as a "referee" in the case the four G-O-P hopefuls start attacking each other too much. One of the candidates,...
news / government / politics
June 15, 2012 - 9:13am
June 13, 2012
Afternoon News Brief - Wisconsin has fourth bigggest rise in temperature in Climate Control study
Wisconsin's been getting warmer at a faster pace than most other states. A study by the group Climate Control finds that since 1970, Wisconsin's...
news / accidents
June 13, 2012 - 3:49pm
State Crime and Court Roundup: Appleton man on trial for molestation charges from 1989
APPLETON - An Appleton man is scheduled to go on trial September fourth for molesting a girl almost 22 years ago when she was 11. Roman Zareczny...
crime and courts / news
June 13, 2012 - 9:09am
June 12, 2012
Afternoon News Brief - Special prosecutor appeals dropping of alcohol charge against former state senator Randy Hopper
A special prosecutor said today it was his decision to appeal the dropping of an alcohol related charge against former state Senator Randy Hopper of Fond du Lac. Frank Endejan said the Fond du Lac County Sheriff's Department had nothing to do with the appeal even though Hopper's lawyer...
news / politics
June 12, 2012 - 4:02pm
June 8, 2012
Afternoon News Brief - Milwaukee man Stanley K. Bullock gets 20 years for stabbing death of Dedrie Kelly-Baldwin
A Milwaukee man was given a 20 year sentence for stabbing a woman to death last year. Stanley K. Bullock had told investigators two or three...
June 8, 2012 - 4:02pm