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Walker cancels $500,000 grant to sportsman's group; moldy Chobani products recalled; 10 more state stories

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MADISON -- A politically connected group will not get a state grant to encourage more Wisconsinites to go hunting and fishing.

Gov. Scott Walker Thursday night canceled the $500,000 grant awarded eight days ago to the United Sportsmen Foundation.

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The action came after the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported that the group's leader, Andy Pantzlaff, was fined in 2005 for hunting with an improper license in Langlade County.

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Steve Dzubay
Steve Dzubay has been publisher at the River Falls Journal and Hudson Star Observer since 1995. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Minnesota. He previously worked as a reporter-photographer at small daily newspapers in Minnesota and is past editor of the Pierce County Herald and River Falls Journal.
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