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Search resumes for missing man near Menomonie
Bay City, WI… During a press conference on Wednesday, Sen. Tom Tiffany (R-Hazelhurst) and Rep. Adam Jarchow (R-Balsam Lake) rolled out their initiative called the “Homeowners’ Bill of Rights.” The press conference was held on the land of Dave Meixner, whose property is at risk of being taken in the name of eminent domain. Tiffany and Jarchow released the following joint statement:
Trump to Wisconsin, other Republicans: 'Get over it' WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Donald Trump is telling Wisconsin's top Republicans to "get over it," after they criticized his stance against a federal judge due to his Mexican descent. Three of the state's highest GOP elected officials -- House Speaker Paul Ryan, U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, and Gov. Scott Walker -- were among the Republicans criticizing Trump for being against a judge with Mexican parents hearing his court case involving Trump University.
Packers QB swears off cheese GREEN BAY -- Aaron Rodgers has stopped eating one of Wisconsin's signature food products. The Green Bay Packers quarterback says he and the team's nutritionist did some research after Rodgers had minor knee surgery during the off-season. He says he cut out cheese and other dairy products, and ate more of a vegan diet -- mostly fruits and vegetables with some chicken and red meat.
No GOP foe for Ron Kind EAU CLAIRE -- For the first time, no Republican is running against U.S. House Democrat Ron Kind this fall -- and the GOP leader in Kind's western Wisconsin district says he's not surprised. Brian Westrate says the cost of a campaign would have been "astronomical," since Kind has $2 million in his war chest. Westrate also tells the Eau Claire Leader Telegram the Republicans' 2011 redistricting created high concentrations of party voters that resulted in safe districts for incumbents.
Michael Thomas Doering, a 22-year-old New Richmond man, was killed and two passengers seriously injured after a pickup truck in which they were traveling struck another vehicle on I-94 Saturday...
GOP leaders criticize Walker's road funding approach
More than 400 community members braved the May 16 chilly weather for the Community Health Fair on Saturday, May 14, at the Westfields Hospital &; Clinic campus. Those in attendance visited with doctors and care teams, benefited from a variety of free health screenings and took part in fun activities for the kids.
Charles Brady Polfus passed away at home on Tuesday May 31, 2016 at the age of 78. Funeral services will be held at First Lutheran Church in Amery on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. There will be visitation at the funeral home on Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. and at the church for the hour prior to the service. Burial will be at the West Immanuel Cemetery. More information may be found on the Williamson-White Funeral Home and Cremation Services website at http://www.williamsonwhite.com/home/index.cfm/main/default/fh_id/12166 .
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