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October 21, 2016
Congressional candidates talks issues
When asked what their top priority would be if elected, both candidates for Wisconsin 7th Congressional District found it difficult to narrow...
October 21, 2016 - 8:18am
October 20, 2016
WPR airs Mary Hoeft interview
Wisconsin Public Radio will air a special edition of "Hear Me Out" at 10 a.m. Friday. The program will feature an hour-long interview with 7th Congressional District candidate Mary Hoeft. The Rice Lake Democrat and former educator shares her views on foreign policy, the economy,...
October 20, 2016 - 7:43pm
October 19, 2016
Johnson, Feingold wrangle in final US Senate debate
In the 90-minute debate, Johnson and Feingold sparred over the future of the Affordable Care Act, President Barack Obama's pending appointment to the United States Supreme Court, raising the minimum wage and immigration.
October 19, 2016 - 9:33am
October 17, 2016
Johnson, Feingold spar over Trump, Clinton
First Wisconsin US Senate debate also highlights differences on Obamacare, student loans.
October 17, 2016 - 9:24am
October 14, 2016
Federal judge orders Wisconsin to expand, clarify voter ID outreach
"It's not really going to address all the problems we have implementing Wisconsin's voter ID law," U.S. Western District Judge James Peterson said of his order. "What we're doing here is patching it up, getting us in good enough shape to get through the November election."
October 14, 2016 - 10:29am
October 13, 2016
Douglas County GOP opens campaign office
The Douglas County Republican Party opened its campaign headquarters Wednesday at 1813 N. 13th St., just west of Tower Avenue.
October 13, 2016 - 8:42am
October 11, 2016
Top U.S. Republican Ryan distances himself from Trump White House bid
Paul Ryan, the top Republican in the U.S. Congress, took the extraordinary step on Monday of distancing himself from Donald Trump, risking a backlash from lawmakers and deepening a crisis over his party's struggling presidential nominee.
October 11, 2016 - 9:50am
Trump-themed float sparks controversy in Ashland
Float in homecoming parade draws criticism; school superintendent apologizes.
October 11, 2016 - 9:36am
Workers needed to man the polls
With the Nov. 8 election less than a month away, the city of Superior is coming up short when it comes to staffing the polls this election season.
October 11, 2016 - 8:56am
October 10, 2016
Wisconsin GOP event features state's Republican leaders leaders — but not Trump
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan was booed and heckled on Saturday by supporters of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at a GOP campaign rally in Ryan’s congressional district - an event that was originally supposed to feature Trump himself.
October 10, 2016 - 2:17pm
Billy Bush suspended from ‘Today’ show after tape of Trump’s lewd comments: memo
NBC has suspended television personality Billy Bush from the "Today" show after fallout over the host's 2005 taped lewd conversation with U.S....
October 10, 2016 - 8:51am
October 5, 2016
Wisconsin DMV begins new voter ID training for workers
The training comes after last week’s allegations that DMV employees have provided people incorrect information about getting free state ID cards for voting.
October 5, 2016 - 9:01am
Northland Sanders supporters mixed on backing Clinton
Minnesotans strongly backed Bernie Sanders during the caucuses in March, and Wisconsin residents gave him a victory in the state's April primary...
October 5, 2016 - 8:41am
Sanders stumps for Clinton, Nolan in Duluth
In a speech dotted with support for the middle class and American-made steel, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders made the case for Democratic presidential...
October 5, 2016 - 8:36am
October 4, 2016
Hoeft left out of debate discussion
My name is Mary Hoeft and I am running for Congress in the 7th Congressional District. Sean Duffy's campaign recently announced that he would participate in two debates; one in Wausau and another in Hayward. His news release however, had no mention of me, leaving me to wonder who...
October 4, 2016 - 7:00am