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The coldest night of the season will not make Halloween trick-or-treaters happy. The National Weather Service says wind-chill factors will drop into the teens in some places today, with gusts of up to 45-miles-an-hour. Actual temperatures will fall to the teens-and-20's tonight. Meanwhile, ghosts-and-goblins in northern Wisconsin will have to trudge through snow-and-slush. Four-and-a-half inches of the white stuff were on the ground at Lake Tomahawk this morning, and at Gile in Iron County near Lake Superior.
A federal appeals court heard arguments yesterday on the state's request to restore a Kenosha man's murder conviction for poisoning his wife with anti-freeze.
Governor Mark Dayton, Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, and Congressman Rick Nolan are calling on the chair of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to bring together representatives of utilities and railroads to discuss problems with coal delivery. The four warn that unreliable rail shipments of coal to electric utilities could push up rates for consumers.
The Milwaukee Bucks have until 11 o'clock tonight to either sign starting point guard Brandon Knight, or let him become a restricted free agent next summer.
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's Mikko Koivu and Jason Pominville scored in the shootout to lift the Wild to a 4-3 win over the Sharks at the Xcel Energy Center in St.
As the final week of the governor's campaign heated up, Democrat Mary Burke found herself denying that she was fired from her family business.
Both candidates for Wisconsin attorney general stepped up their attacks on each other at their final debate in Madison last night.
A Rochester teenager has been arrested after he was accused of threatening two younger boys with what they thought was a semi-automatic handgun on the grounds of Kellogg Middle School.
The Milwaukee Bucks blew a 24-point third quarter lead and lost their season opener in Charlotte last night, 108-to-106 in overtime.
MEMPHIS -- Memphis big man Marc Gasol exploded for a career-high 32 points and nine rebounds leading the Grizzlies to a 105-101 win over the Timberwolves from the FedExForum in Memphis on NBA opening night for both teams. Gasol's frontcourt mate Zach Randolph helped out with a double-double of 25 points and 13 boards. The two combined to make 24-of-33 shots. Thaddeus Young paced Minnesota with 26 points, while Mo Williams added 18 off the bench. Rookie Andrew Wiggins played only played 19 minutes and scored six points with three rebounds and two steals in his firs