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UPDATE: Weather service: Storm drops more than 7 inches of rain on River Falls
UPDATED: Walker backs away from changes to open records law but is mum on his role Budget measure’s wording similar to recent documents from governor and DOA
As budget revisions near end, lawmakers back-track on sweeping records closure; more Wisconsin stories
Beldenville man injured in ATV crash
Ellsworth barn goes up in flames
crime and courts
Bay City walk-off victory is setback for Elmwood playoff hopes
Big inning leads to Prescott loss in Miesville
LEGION: Plum City has collection of area players
LEGION: Schedule conflicts hurt Rivermen early
FUGINA: Could Wolves soften memories of losing?
Pole plant veteran retires as manager
In retirement, Shoemaker to still be caregiver--for bears
Raye performs Conroy’s music
Polka Fest dances through 40 years; popular festival may disband
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF SALEM: 7/14/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF EL PASO: 7/13/15 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES: 7/9/15 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 7/14/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 7/14/15 Town Board Meeting
Dennis Fritz, 88
Travis R. Anderson, 38
Sherry Robbins, 60
Bertil Weberg, 78
Richard Eugene (Chico) Leraaen, 78
Sheila Harsdorf column: Transportation fund facing critical crossroads
Kathleen Vinehout column: Transportation spending: It’s time for a comprehensive audit
Kathleen Vinehout column: State Health Marketplace needed to protect Wisconsinites
Kathleen Vinehout column: Four (not to easy) ways to balance the transportation budget
Kind Column: The American Way
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March 27, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Reserves help Badgers down Carolina, make Elite Eight
LOS ANGELES -- The University of Wisconsin men's basketball team might be cleaning out their lockers in Madison today, had two backup guards not stepped up last night against North Carolina. Associate Head Coach Greg Gard praised the efforts of Traevon Jackson and Zak Showalter....
March 27, 2015 - 3:20pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers down North Carolina 78-72 for Elite Eight berth
LOS ANGELES -- The University of Wisconsin made the men's NCAA Elite Eight for the second straight year with a 79-72 win over North Carolina last night in Los Angeles. The top-seeded Badgers came back from seven points down in the second half, to earn a rematch with two-seed Arizona...
March 27, 2015 - 10:07am
March 26, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Jackson expects to play tonight for Badgers against UNC
LOS ANGELES - University of Wisconsin point guard Traevon Jackson expects to play tonight, when the top-seeded Badgers play four-seed North Carolina in a NCAA Sweet-16 contest in Los Angeles. Jackson said he took part in a full practice yesterday for the first time since he broke...
March 26, 2015 - 5:16pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers back out West again for NCAA regionals
LOS ANGELES -- It's almost deja-vu for the University of Wisconsin men's basketball team as it gets ready to play North Carolina tonight in the NCAA Sweet-16 round. For the second year in a row, the Badgers are in the West Regional in southern California -- although it's in Los...
March 26, 2015 - 8:53am
March 25, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: McCarthy reveals Packers' Nelson had hip surgery
PHOENIX -- Green Bay Packers' receiver Jordy Nelson had hip surgery sometime after appearing in his first Pro Bowl in late January. Packers' Head Coach Mike McCarthy was asked about it today at an NFC coaches' media breakfast at the league owners' meetings in Phoenix. A reporter...
March 25, 2015 - 2:39pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Middleton rallies Bucks to win over Miami
MILWAUKEE -- Khris Middleton hit a three-pointer at the final buzzer last night to give the Milwaukee Bucks an 89-88 home victory over Miami. The Bucks came back from 16 points down early in the fourth quarter, ending the game on an 18-3 run in the final six-and-a-half minutes....
March 25, 2015 - 9:04am
March 24, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Watt restructures contract to give Texans more salary cap space
HOUSTON -- After signing a monster contract last year, Wisconsin native J.J. Watt has re-structured his deal so his Houston Texans could have more salary cap room. ESPN says the NFL's reigning defensive player-of-the-year has agreed to convert a $10-million roster bonus into...
March 24, 2015 - 3:07pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks hope to boost playoff hopes with win over Heat
MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Bucks can give their playoff hopes a boost tonight, with a home victory over Miami. The Bucks' lead over the Heat has dropped to one-and-a-half games for the No. 6 playoff spot in the Eastern Conference -- and several other teams are not far behind....
March 24, 2015 - 8:59am
March 23, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW takes on North Carolina in Sweet Sixteen
MADISON -- The University of Wisconsin will play in its fourth Sweet-16 round in the last five years in the NCAA Division I men's basketball tournament. The Badgers, the top seeds in the West, will head out to Los Angeles this week to play North Carolina on Thursday night. Tar...
March 23, 2015 - 4:41pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers advance to Sweet Sixteen over Ducks for second straight time
OMAHA -- For the second year in a row, Wisconsin beat Oregon to advance to the Sweet-16 of the NCAA men's basketball tournament. The top-seeded...
March 23, 2015 - 10:28am
March 22, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW hopes to get to Sweet Sixteen again over Oregon
OMAHA -- It’s the same third round of the NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament and the same two teams. Today’s game will be played in Omaha instead of Milwaukee, but you can bet the Oregon Ducks have been thinking about the last time they took on the Wisconsin Badgers....
March 22, 2015 - 11:12am
March 21, 2015
Minnesota tops Wisconsin 3-1 in women's Frozen Four semifinals
MINNEAPOLIS -- The University of Wisconsin women’s hockey team jumped out to a second period lead, but couldn’t score again in a 3-1 loss...
March 21, 2015 - 10:56am
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 20, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brown Deer, Xavier, Rice Lake advance to state finals
MADISON -- Defending champion Brown Deer will play Appleton Xavier tomorrow for the boys' state high school Division 3 championship. Both teams advanced after winning their semifinals today at the Kohl Center. Brown Deer topped Prescott 62-50, after turning a six-point halftime...
March 20, 2015 - 4:03pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Dominican dominates Regis 93-54 in D-4 semifinals
MADISON - Whitefish Bay Dominican set a Division 4 state tournament scoring record last night with a 93-54 win over Eau Claire Regis at the semifinals at the Kohl Center. Diamond Stone had 33 points, 15 rebounds, and four blocked shots for Dominican, which shot 61-percent in...
March 20, 2015 - 7:01am