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  1. Judge: Slender Man stabbing defendants competentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Two Wisconsin girls accused of stabbing a classmate to please the fantasy character Slender Man are fit to stand trial, a judge ruled Thursday. State experts concluded that both girls were competent, but their attorneys contested those conclusions.

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  2. Statewide commercial manure applicator training planned for Jan. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Washington Evening Journal

    Commercial manure applicators can attend annual training Jan. 6, to meet commercial manure applicator certification requirements. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources will conduct Commercial Manure Applicator training from 9 a.m. to noon at 72 Iowa locations, two Wisconsin locations and one location in Minnesota.

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  3. 'Slender Man' stabbing suspects, 12, deemed fit to stand trialRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    A pair of 12-year-old girls charged with trying to kill a classmate in a twisted ploy to appease a fictitious monstrosity known as "Slender Man" have been found competent to stand trial, a Wisconsin judge ruled Thursday. Annisa Weier and Morgan Geyser will now face attempted murder charges for the vicious May 31 attack in Waukesha, Wis.

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  4. Family of toddler injured by SWAT 'grenade' faces $1m in medical billsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... faulty search warrant. They raided the wrong house." In the spring of 2014, the Phonesavanh's home in Janesville, Wisconsin, was destroyed by fire. Homeless with four young children, they packed one of their last remaining possessions - their ...

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  5. Suspects in Michigan thefts arrested in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Two suspects accused of shooting at law enforcement officers during a car chase were arrested after a manhunt in some northeastern Wisconsin woods. Officials from the Marinette County Sheriff's Office closed a section of Highway 141, evacuated some homes and locked down two bars Wednesday night as they searched for the men near the community of Middle Inlet.

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  6. Girl, 13, competent to stand trial in stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | WAOW

    ... dead after Lee County officials say a man beat his wife to death before shooting himself. WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) -- A Wisconsin judge has ruled that one of two girls accused of stabbing a classmate to please a fantasy character known as Slenderman is ...

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  7. Wisconsin highway deaths nearing 1943 lowRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | WAOW

    ... Department. MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Transportation officials say traffic fatalities are continuing to decline across Wisconsin and are on track to account for the lowest number of road deaths since 1943. As of Wednesday, Wisconsin Department of ...

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  8. 911 outage in several countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | WAOW

    ... shooting himself. MAUSTON, Wis. (AP) -- Authorities say 911 emergency phone service is down in at least four Wisconsin counties. The 911 service is down in Juneau, Columbia, and Adams counties, as well as Wisconsin Dells. Frontier Communications ...

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  9. Scott Walker doesn't see any reason to keep campaign promise for transparencyRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Daily Kos

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is not going to join fellow 2016 Republican presidential prospect Jeb Bush in transparency. Bush is releasing 250,000 emails from his time as governor of Florida.

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  10. Wisconsin traffic fatalities continuing to declineRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Transportation officials say traffic fatalities are continuing to decline across Wisconsin and are on track to account for the lowest number of road deaths since 1943. As of Wednesday, Wisconsin Department of Transportation Data showed there have been 480 fatalities so far this year, compared to 527 in 2013.

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  11. Scotty McCreery Performing on "Fox & Friends Christmas Special" on Christmas EveRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    A Wisconsin judge found 13-year-old Slender Man stabbing suspect Anissa Weier competent to stand trial on Thursday.Testimony from three doctors who evaluat... -- Pope Francis congratulated the United States and Cuba on Thursday for agreeing to establish diplomatic ties after more than half a century of frozen relations.The hi... The National Association of Wheat Growers and U.S. Wheat Associates applaud President Obama's announcement today that the United States will begin discussions t... Gothenburg-Its been a quick start to the season for the Gothenburg Boys Basketball team.

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  12. What to Know About European Union's Obesity RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    A Wisconsin judge found 13-year-old Slender Man stabbing suspect Anissa Weier competent to stand trial on Thursday.Testimony from three doctors who evaluat... -- Pope Francis congratulated the United States and Cuba on Thursday for agreeing to establish diplomatic ties after more than half a century of frozen relations.The hi... The National Association of Wheat Growers and U.S. Wheat Associates applaud President Obama's announcement today that the United States will begin discussions t... Gothenburg-Its been a quick start to the season for the Gothenburg Boys Basketball team.

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  13. Stephen Collins Describes 'Unthinkably Wrong' Encounter with GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    A Wisconsin judge found 13-year-old Slender Man stabbing suspect Anissa Weier competent to stand trial on Thursday.Testimony from three doctors who evaluat... -- Pope Francis congratulated the United States and Cuba on Thursday for agreeing to establish diplomatic ties after more than half a century of frozen relations.The hi... The National Association of Wheat Growers and U.S. Wheat Associates applaud President Obama's announcement today that the United States will begin discussions t... Gothenburg-Its been a quick start to the season for the Gothenburg Boys Basketball team.

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  14. First look at Ward 4, Pritzlaff startup hub from CSA PartnersRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Business Journal

    ... idea behind Ward 4 here . The firm invests in early-stage, high-growth companies in the Midwest, with a focus on Wisconsin. Less than two years since its formation, CSA's portfolio includes fast-growing EatStreet , based in Madison, Detroit-based ...

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  15. Audition notices for area productionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... WI, 53196, or by email to info@bdact.org . Information: (920) 885-6891, or visit www.bdact.org . THE KIDS FROM WISCONSIN. Vocalists/dancers and instrumentalists ages 15 to 20 are needed for the 2015 troupe. Applicants must be Wisconsin residents. ...

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  16. State traffic deaths hit 7 decade lowRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Janesville Gazette

    As of Wednesday, there had been 480 fatalities so far this year, compared to 527 in 2013, according to Wisconsin Department of Transportation data. Officials hope Wisconsin will have notched up fewer than 500 fatalities by the end of the year, marking the first time in more than seven decades that the state hasn't hit that mark, said David Pabst, director of the department's bureau of safety.

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  17. Lawyer in 'unfortunate case' suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Minnesota Lawyer

    A Greenfield attorney with decades of experience in legal ethics has been suspended for three years for multiple counts of misconduct including client trust account violations. Attorney John J. Carter has been licensed in Wisconsin for 40 years, served on the Milwaukee County Ethics Board for 28 years, on a committee for the Board of Attorneys Professional Responsibility for 20 years and as a special investigator for the Office of Lawyer Regulation for four years, according to the state Supreme Court's opinion.

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  18. Town of Brookfield welcomes potential new partner on The Corners developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Brookfield

    ... is expected to be anchored by a 140,000 square-foot Von Maur, the first store for the chain in the state of Wisconsin. Finally, earlier this month, Chuck Sampey, owner's representative for Bradford, made over 100 pages of new renderings and plans ...

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  19. Wisconsin Judge Rules Girl Competent for 'Slender Man' TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Time

    One of two girls accused of stabbing a classmate in a southeastern Wisconsin park to please a fantasy character known as Slender Man is competent to stand trial for attempted homicide, a judge ruled Thursday. A state psychiatrist determined that the girl would be able to assist in her defense, but her attorney disputed the finding, saying he had a report from another doctor who disagreed.

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  20. New ties with Cuba won't change immigration rulesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... police and witnesses said. Three people were... One of two girls accused of stabbing a classmate in a southeastern Wisconsin park to please a fantasy character known as Slender Man is competent to stand trial for attempted homicide, a judge ruled ...

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