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March 11, 2013
Walker will sign mining bill today; Legislators' email feud draws formal complaints; more briefs
March 11, 2013 - 8:44am
February 27, 2013
Senators Baldwin, Johnson split on Hagel confirmation vote; snow blamed for Walworth fatality; tribal gaming revenues down; more state briefs
February 27, 2013 - 8:37am
February 26, 2013
Developers of a proposed wind energy farm near Forest as asking members of the Wisconsin Public Service Commission to reconsider their proposal, saying they can modify turbines to comply with noise standards.
Highland wind developers seek PSC reconsideration; mining bill moving forward; Johnsonville co-founder dead, more state news
February 26, 2013 - 8:26am
February 22, 2013
Most of snow is done - many state schools close; GOP bill would slash mining company fees; Two snowmobilers die; more briefs
February 22, 2013 - 8:58am
February 19, 2013
Wisconsin apple-growers are hoping Mother Nature maintains her Big Chill until mid-April, assuring a traditional exit from dormancy for the state's apple trees.
Slim turnout expected in today's primaries; apple growers pleased with harsh winter; Kochs shun power-plant purchase prospects; more state briefs
February 19, 2013 - 9:01am
February 18, 2013
A 22-year-old man from Bryant, a small town northeast of Wausau, died over the weekend when he failed to negotiate a turn while snowmobiling with friends near Iron River. Superior Telegram photo.
Dems blast Walker plan to boost school funding; sno-mo accidents claim two; fire that kills alpacas has Colfax couple asking for help; more state news
February 18, 2013 - 8:32am
February 15, 2013
Postal bill could save Eau Claire sectional center; Marshfield heart app wins acclaim; more state news
February 15, 2013 - 6:37am
February 14, 2013
Pop icon Lady Gaga skipped a performance in Chicago Thursday because of an inflamed hip, but made time to meet a little girl from Eau Claire who suffers from an inoperable heart condition. Photo from
Walker would veto any mining tax; finger-pointing continues ahead of Supreme Court primary; ailing Lady Gaga grants 'wish' for EC girl; more state news
February 14, 2013 - 8:33am
February 8, 2013
Regents hear $34 million was overpaid to UW workers; Lawmakers balk at governor's job-creation plan; more state briefs
February 8, 2013 - 9:41am
February 7, 2013
Legislature's mining committees endorse GOP bill; Dems plan public hearing on mining bill; Strategist says Walker, Ryan are rising national stars; more briefs
February 7, 2013 - 9:17am
February 5, 2013
Report says aging workforce, tight-fisted investors stifle job growth; Health officials issue bat warning; more briefs
February 5, 2013 - 10:34am
February 1, 2013
WDNR fisheries managers are asking for public input about how to best oversee the state's panfish resources.
Upcoming 'Supreme' primary spurs partisan exchange; county mulls fines over health coverage; DNR sets panfish meetings, more state news
February 1, 2013 - 9:24am
January 29, 2013
Ten lawmakers claim $10,000-plus reimbursements; Vote set on mining bill; WPS will eliminate 450 jobs, more state news
January 29, 2013 - 8:37am
January 25, 2013
A 31-year-old woman who worked as an epidemiologist with the Wisconsin Department of Health was found dead early Thursday in Madison. Department of Communications photo.
State surplus now projected at $485 million; Milwaukee Archdiocese in deep financial crisis; health researcher slain in Madison; more briefs
January 25, 2013 - 8:21am
January 23, 2013
Wisconsin residents can monitor a day-long hearing about the prospect of taconite mining in northern Wisconsin by following the attached web link.
Cullen offers alternative mining bill as hearing convenes; new ATF leader named for state; Ashley will build sofa plant in Mississippi; more state news
January 23, 2013 - 8:35am