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  1. Report finds missteps in 1990 cold case investigationRead the original story

    5 min ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    A published report finds investigators' missteps led to delays in charging anyone in the 1990 disappearance and killing of an 18-year-old Wisconsin woman. The Gannett Wisconsin Media Investigative Team found the investigation into the killing of Berit Beck of Sturtevant was "plagued by long lapses, missteps and flawed theories."

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  2. Culinary no-no #421Read the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Hales Corners

    Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades.

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  3. Report finds missteps in 1990 cold case investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | WKOW-TV

    A published report finds investigators' missteps led to delays in charging anyone in the 1990 disappearance and killing of an 18-year-old Wisconsin woman. The Gannett Wisconsin Media Investigative Team found the investigation into the killing of Berit Beck of Sturtevant was "plagued by long lapses, missteps and flawed theories."

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  4. State reprimands Curtis Ambulance in fatal kickbox boutRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Munson Jr. died in his debut kickboxing bout in Milwaukee. Curtis did not file a special event plan with the Wisconsin Department of Health Services for the March 2014 kickboxing event the company was hired to staff at the Eagles Club. State rules ...

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  5. Investigators' missteps plagued search for Berit Beck's killer, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    The 1990 disappearance and murder of 18-year-old Berit Beck went unsolved for years at least partly because of missteps by Fond du Lac County investigators, according to a Gannett Wisconsin Media series being published this week . The Gannett Wisconsin investigation, which cites court records and search warrant returns, concludes that "the investigation into the teenager's death was plagued by long lapses, missteps and flawed theories."

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  6. Wildland Fire in Merrill Extinguished QuicklyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WSAW

    ... was extinguished quickly, according to the press release. The Merrill Fire Department received mutual aid from the Wisconsin DNR. They helped with the searching and extinguishment of hot spots. Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, ...

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  7. With New System to Learn, UB Football Wraps up SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WGR-AM Buffalo

    ... was coming in here we were very excited. We looked up his resume I mean the guy's won 109 games and lost 6 [at Wisconsin-Whitewater]. We're excited to play for him and we can tell why he's had so much success." After a frenzied transition to Buffalo ...

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  8. Two Monroe Co. deputies hit by suspect's car during arrest attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... Casey Guy, 35, of Chicago, was seen at the Loves Travel Center in Oakdale. As two deputies and a trooper from the Wisconsin State Patrol arrived, Guy tried to flee the scene. The statement said that as Guy tried backing up his vehicle, he hit one ...

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  9. Touted UCLA recruit Jamabo arrested in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... Pearson, Marquez North, Josh Malone and more, Tennessee might have the best group of receivers in the SEC in 2015. Wisconsin's Tanner McEvoy started five games at quarterback last season. Now he's running with the first-team defense at safety and ...

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  10. From left, retired congressmen Dave Obey, D-Wausau, and Tom Petri, R-Fond du LacRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    ... we think the process is of getting it right." Petri represented the 6th Congressional District in east-central Wisconsin for 35 years. Dave Obey represented the 7th Congressional District in north-central Wisconsin for 41 years, stepping down in ...

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  11. Victory Against Jihad: School Cancels Hijab Day - Won't Force All Females To Cover UpRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Gateway Pundit

    ... Wis. - Pretend you're a Muslim. That's what a 10th grade World History writing assignment asks students to do at a Wisconsin high school. WISN talk radio host Vicki McKenna posted Union Grove High School teacher Beth Urban's email for a ...

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  12. Lawmaker: Waste haulers need to promote 2013 Wisconsin lawRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Two years after Mark Friend lost part of his left leg when a car pinned him to his garbage truck, the former trash collector is frustrated to hear of such accidents still regularly occurring. Friend served as the inspiration for a 2013 Wisconsin law that doubled the fines for drivers caught speeding around stopped garbage trucks, but he doesn't think it's being enforced or that sufficient efforts have been made to inform the public of the dangers.

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  13. Woman found dead in central Wisconsin lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Village of Plover police say emergency crews were called at about 5:20 p.m. Friday for a report of a possible body in the water. Police say she appeared to have been in the water for an extended amount of time.

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  14. Awaiting the Wisconsin walk: My chat with highwire artist Nik WallendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OnMilwaukee

    The list of performers lined up for the Wisconsin State Fair Main Stage this summer features some of the biggest names the 10-day celebration has wrangled up in recent note. And the biggest of the bunch or at least certainly the most unusual is Nik Wallenda, the tightrope artist extraordinaire most famously seen trotting on a wire about 1,500 feet in the air above the Grand Canyon in " Skywire Live ."

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  15. CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Lakeland Times

    ... of Excellence Award by the National Association of Student Councils (NASC). The Alzheimer's Association Greater Wisconsin Chapter announces the annual Memories and Melodies event Saturday, April 18, at Holiday Acres Resort in Rhinelander. The ...

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  16. Minocqua, WiscRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Lakeland Times

    April has come and, as Paul Simon wrote, streams are ripe and swell with rain. Almost all inland waters across the state are opening up, including those in northcentral, northeast and northwestern Wisconsin, signaling a frenzy of activity by both animals and humans taking advantage of the thaw.

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  17. FishingRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | Lakeland Times

    April has come and, as Paul Simon wrote, streams are ripe and swell with rain. Almost all inland waters across the state are opening up, including those in northcentral, northeast and northwestern Wisconsin, signaling a frenzy of activity by both animals and humans taking advantage of the thaw.

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  18. Vilas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Lakeland Times

    ... of Northwoods girls. (Subscriber access) Lac du Flambeau Police Chief Bob Brandenburg is among those in northeast Wisconsin law enforcement alarmed by some of the trends in the area of illegal drugs. (Subscriber access) A resolution seeking the ...

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  19. Events/concertsRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Lakeland Times

    As part of "The Way We Worked" Smithsonian Institution exhibit based in Ironwood, Mich., the Historic Ironwood Theatre will present "Five Flicks" over the next several weeks, but will be kicking it off with a free prelude tonight, Friday, April 17, 7 p.m., with two short silent films and a classic Tom & Jerry cartoon. If you're looking for a fun, family event - one that will help area children and families - you might want to attend the Get Your K's On run/walk Saturday, April 25, at the Minocqua Sports Park on Wisconsin Highway 70 West.

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  20. HuntingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Lakeland Times

    The Wisconsin Natural Resources Board on April 8 approved an emergency rule changing the agency's approach to walleye management in the Wisconsin Ceded Territory. The Joint Committee on Finance removed a proposal from Gov. Scott Walker's biennial budget that would have stripped the Natural Resources Board of its policymaking and rule-making authority.

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