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‘Structural deficit’ tops $1B in Walker budget
United Airlines bars girls from flight to Minneapolis for wearing leggings
Lake Superior lighthouse to be restored
Gunfire in crowded Ohio nightclub kills one, wounds 15
Superior mayor diagnosed with terminal illness
UMD's Toninato and Iafallo erase painful memory at Scheels Arena
Back on the Brule
Florida beats Wisconsin on Chiozza’s 3-pointer at OT buzzer
Six Spartans named all-state
Stowers towers over competition
Elm's skills will serve city well
Dems weigh in on nonpartisan races
Manage resources for all
AHCA adds to health care costs
Mayor Hagen endorses Fennessey
Luostari Thank You
Arts festival open to all students in Douglas County
Emma Thompson says wants people to 'shout loudly' about climate change
CBS, 'Young & the Restless' top daytime Emmy Award nominations
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
Spice Girl Mel B files for divorce from husband of nearly 10 years
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Denise Mary Magdzas
Betty J. Wickstrom
James "Jimmy" C. Gray
Arne S. Franzen
Lois J. Hendry
Superior mayor diagnosed with terminal illness
February 10, 2017
Attorney General ‘thrilled’ by governor’s proposed pay bump for state attorneys
Gov. Scott Walker's budget proposal includes pay raises for assistant district attorneys across the state, a move the state Department of Justice has pushed for years.
February 10, 2017 - 8:40am
February 9, 2017
Walker proposes $76B budget for 2017-2019
Gov. Scott Walker unveiled a two-year $76 billion budget Wednesday that laid the blueprint for his likely 2018 re-election campaign, calling for a new round of tax cuts and a tuition cut, along with increased spending on public schools and the University of Wisconsin System.
February 9, 2017 - 10:45am
February 8, 2017
UW study: DNR under-reporting wolf poaching
University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers re-investigated the causes of death, as reported by the DNR, of nearly 1,000 wolves between 1979 and 2012.
February 8, 2017 - 10:12am
February 7, 2017
Northland hospitals feeling the effects of flu
"We are seeing it," said Dr. Harmony Tyner, an infectious-disease specialist at St. Luke's hospital. "We're seeing what the rest of the state is seeing. We've dedicated part of a floor, our seventh floor, to influenza-like illnesses."
February 7, 2017 - 1:36pm
Lawmakers reintroduce medical marijuana legalization bills
The first, the Compassionate Cannabis Care Act, would legalize medical marijuana in the state. The second bill would authorize a statewide advisory referendum allowing citizens to weigh in on whether they support medical legalization.
February 7, 2017 - 8:52am
Whitefish Bay Jewish community center threat part of a nationwide wave
According to the Jewish Community Center Association, 57 threats were received by centers in 26 states and one Canadian province in January. The threats came in three waves, on Jan. 9, Jan. 18 and Jan. 31.
February 7, 2017 - 8:48am
February 6, 2017
Illegal sales of cigarettes to minors at 10-year high in Dane County; 5-year high in Douglas County
Compliance checks show some clerks make sales despite ID with age under 18.
February 6, 2017 - 1:46pm
Wisconsin jerky being recalled
No illnesses have been reported in connection with the jerky.
February 6, 2017 - 10:19am
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore waiting for word on hiring workers
Bob Krumenaker, superintendent of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, said he's optimistic they'll be able to bring back the 25 to 40 seasonal workers they typically hire each summer.
February 6, 2017 - 9:08am
February 3, 2017
Your Money: Three big ideas to make it easier to save for college
Surveys regularly find that Americans have no idea what a 529 college savings plan is, so a little tinkering under the hood is definitely needed.
February 3, 2017 - 9:28am
Wisconsin lawmakers may boost their daily expense allowances
Wisconsin lawmakers receive salaries of $51,000 a year. But they can actually receive more than that – in part due to an allowance they receive to cover the expenses of traveling to and from the state Capitol for legislative business.
February 3, 2017 - 8:59am
Rural districts optimistic about Governor’s proposal to increase aid
Officials at rural schools say they're happy Gov. Scott Walker is proposing more money for Wisconsin's rural districts, but they say not all of it will make it to the classroom.
February 3, 2017 - 8:55am
February 2, 2017
Great Lakes mostly open water this winter
Right now, roughly 10 percent of the combined surface of the Great Lakes is covered in ice, according to George Leshkevich, research physical scientist for the Great Lakes Environmental Research Lab with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
February 2, 2017 - 9:17am
February 1, 2017
Wisconsin lawmakers kick off celebration of Capitol building's centennial year
Walker and former governors, lawmakers and state Supreme Court justices gathered in the Capitol rotunda Tuesday to begin a year-long celebration of the state Capitol building’s 100th anniversary.
February 1, 2017 - 9:09am
Wisconsin cow sets new national milk record
My Gold, a Holstein from Ever-Green-View Farms in Waldo produced 77,480 pounds of milk last year. That's more than three times what an average Holstein produces.
February 1, 2017 - 9:06am