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January 24, 2018
Wisconsin Assembly passes massive landlord-tenant bill
January 24, 2018 - 8:40am
January 17, 2018
Sen. Klobuchar collects on Vikings-Saints wager
January 17, 2018 - 9:16pm
Patty Schachtner is the first Democrat elected in the 10th Senate District since Alice Clausing held the seat from 1993 to 2000. Her Senate bid was preceded by two terms on the Star Prairie Town Board and Somerset School Board, which she currently serves on. She has been the St. Croix County medical examiner since 2011. File photo
Schachtner defeats Jarchow in special election
January 17, 2018 - 11:41am
January 15, 2018
Northern Wisconsin lawmaker speaks out about racial tensions in Ashland County
January 15, 2018 - 8:28am
January 11, 2018
Lawmakers express concern about campaign to market Wisconsin to millennials
January 11, 2018 - 10:02am
The eastern dock wall at Cenex Harvest States in Superior will have new sheet piling installed later this year with the help of a $1.7 million grant from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation's Harbor Assistance Program. (Submitted photo)
CHS benefits from harbor assistance grant
January 11, 2018 - 9:33am
January 9, 2018
Burial mound bill moving through Legislature
January 9, 2018 - 1:21pm
Walker supports proposal to raise taxes for low-spending schools
January 9, 2018 - 9:13am
January 8, 2018
Vast majority of Minn. manufacturers expecting upbeat year
January 8, 2018 - 6:52pm
January 5, 2018
Plan to revive conservation corps receives a hearing
January 5, 2018 - 8:49am
January 3, 2018
Vice President Mike Pence reenacts the oath of office he earlier Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, gave to Tina Smith. Holding the family Bible is her husband, Archie, and their sons and wives are with them. Right of Pence is U.S. Sen Amy Klobuchar, with former Vice President Walter Mondale next to her. Smith's father, Harlan Flint, is on the left. U.S. Senate photo
Smith becomes Minnesota U.S. senator
January 3, 2018 - 5:11pm
January 2, 2018
Proposal would require CPR training for 911 operators in Wisconsin
January 2, 2018 - 8:58am
Advocates: Landlord-tenant bill would harm domestic violence victims
January 2, 2018 - 8:41am
December 29, 2017
A year in review: WPR’s most-read stories of 2017
December 29, 2017 - 9:53am
Democrats push back on Walker’s millennial marketing campaign
December 29, 2017 - 9:45am