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June 19, 2013
Republicans add last-minute school choice measures, mine-area restrictions; Shell Lake man mauled by bear, more state news
June 19, 2013 - 8:43am
June 14, 2013
Spectators disrupt abortion reform debate but measures OK'd, sent to Walker; Clear Lake teen named state FFA leader, more state news
June 14, 2013 - 7:50am
June 13, 2013
Wisconsin's population is aging; big storm drops rain, damages Wal-Mart roof; more state news
June 13, 2013 - 6:57am
June 12, 2013
Democrats temporarily delay abortion reforms; giant storm system will narrowly miss Wisconsin; more state news
June 12, 2013 - 7:38am
June 11, 2013
Lawmakers consider boost to jobless benefits; Senators split on Farm Bill vote; more state news
June 11, 2013 - 8:25am
June 10, 2013
Johnson 'every bit concerned' over civil liberties; Assembly panel to vote on election changes; more state news
June 10, 2013 - 10:18am
June 7, 2013
It was five years ago when images of Wisconsin Dells-area lake homes crumbling into a torrent of water flashed across American TV screens. YouTube image.
Cong. Sensenbrenner -Patriot Act author - says NSA surveillance goes too far; Assembly votes to uphold new laws in dispute, more state news
June 7, 2013 - 9:10am
June 5, 2013
Ugly spring weather dampened turkey hunting success for many Wisconsin outdooors people.
Joint Finance deal boosts school aids, cuts taxes; provision gives tax break for private school tuition, more state briefs
June 5, 2013 - 8:38am
June 4, 2013
Kenosha businessman slain in Jamaica; Joint Finance mulls tax cut, plus more state news
June 4, 2013 - 8:32am
May 30, 2013
Taxpayers likely to help pay back big unemployment obligation; State Guardsman will receive Silver Star; more state news
May 30, 2013 - 9:50am
May 29, 2013
Between showers, bulk of state's corn crop now planted; Severson-sponsored 'apology' bill gets hearing; more state briefs
May 29, 2013 - 9:25am
May 28, 2013
At a ceremonial groundbreaking event in Stillwater, Minn. Tuesday afternoon, business leaders, residents and politicians gathered to mark the start of the St. Croix River Crossing project. Among those taking turns with the shovels were (left to right) U.S. Rep. Ron Kind, U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy, U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar and U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin. (Photo by Jeff Holmquist)
UPDATE: Act of Congress leads to bridge project's start
May 28, 2013 - 5:14pm
May 23, 2013
Late spring, more walleyes prompt lawmaker to back off funding threat affecting tribes; Milwaukee falls to 30th largest U.S. city; more state briefs
May 23, 2013 - 10:01am
May 22, 2013
Tornados of the magnitude that wreaked destruction in Oklahoma earlier this week have struck Wisconsin at least six times -- including the epic 1899 storm that destroyed lives and property in New Richmond.
Measure to require more job efforts from food stamp recipients advances; fallen FBI agent with Wisconsin link remembered; more state news
May 22, 2013 - 8:34am
May 21, 2013
Researchers say the waters of Lake Superior have warmed by 2.5 degrees in the last decade. The warm up has helped diminish the presence of large lake trout by 20 percent. Image courtesy of SeaGrant.wisc.edu.
Big Joint Finance decisions expected today as Walker travels; Lake Superior warm-up blamed for waning Lake Trout population, more state news
May 21, 2013 - 8:55am
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