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  1. Supreme Court Justice casts early ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... Peak Ski Area on Monday and was taken by helicopter to St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield. The University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh is the third campus to offer voluntary retirement buyouts for faculty and staff as the UW System faces possible budget ...

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  2. The future of Brokaw remains unclearRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... Peak Ski Area on Monday and was taken by helicopter to St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield. The University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh is the third campus to offer voluntary retirement buyouts for faculty and staff as the UW System faces possible budget ...

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  3. Alando, Little Stretch, and Frank the Tank - All-Time Wisconsin Basketball GreatsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Power Line

    For the second year in a row, the University of Wisconsin has made it to the Final Four of the NCAA men's basketball tournament. Last year, I tried my hand at naming Wisconsin's all-time basketball greats .

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  4. Vote 'no' on Question 1Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Question 1 on the April 7 ballot, if approved, would amend the Wisconsin Constitution to allow a majority of the Supreme Court justices to select the chief justice, thus canceling the existing constitutional provision that the job go to the longest serving justice. The existing provision was adopted by the people of Wisconsin in 1889.

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  5. Campaign watchdogs claim 2016 hopefuls skirting finance lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | McClatchy

    ... A spokeswoman for Walker said the governor "has been talking to Americans about his reform-minded principles in Wisconsin through the issues-based organization, Our American Revival." "If there are any announcements about his future, he will do it ...

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  6. UWL makes changes to spousal hiring policy amidst controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    The University of Wisconsin La Crosse is taking a hard look at their spousal hiring policy, after complaints allege a university official misused that policy to get his wife a job in an office that he oversees. Former Assistant Director of the Office of International Education Sandra Sieber claims she was passed over for a promotion because of her age and marital status.

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  7. Half-barrels of Beer sit in the cooler at the brewery.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Door Reminder

    Stevens Point Brewery moves up in beer sales rankings The central Wisconsin craft brewery made substantial headway in the volumes of beer sold in 2014. Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://spjour.nl/1bOybF1 The Stevens Point Brewery produces a large variety of regular and seasonal beers, along with hard cider and gourmet sodas.

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  8. Will history repeat itself? For the sake of the old Waukesha County Courthouse, we hope notRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Waukesha

    ... of Historic Places and is one of a handful of structural gems that make Waukesha a unique venue in southeastern Wisconsin. This plan would save the grand stone exterior and select parts of the interior. Even the old jail, originally to succumb to ...

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  9. Town, school board races highlight spring election in WaukeshaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Waukesha

    ... the individual races, ballots will also include a statewide referendum relating to how the chief justice to the Wisconsin Supreme Court is selected. Currently, the chief justice is the longest-serving member of the court. However, the proposed ...

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  10. Upcoming Shows and Chi-FiRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... of the best poetry stores I've been to) on Saturday, April 25 at 7 from 6-8 at 720 East Locust Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Trinidad is a gifted performer/ poet, and he is currently an instructor at Columbia College in Chicago. David Trinidad ...

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  11. Wisconsin senators react to Tomah VA hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... from two local communities gathered Monday night to talk about the financial problems in the Village of Brokaw. Wisconsin lawmakers are still in shock after hearing statements from family and workers of the Tomah VA hospital. This, after reports in ...

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  12. New safety measures in place for oil shipments by trainRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WISN-TV

    ... SPECTACULAR EXPLOSIONS AND FIRES ON THE NATION'S RAIL LINES, NEW SAFETY STEPS FOR OIL TRAINS THAT ROLL THROUGH WISCONSIN. THOSE NEW SAFETY MEASURES ARE NOW IN PLACE TONIGHT. KATHY: WISN 12 NEWS' KENT WAINSCOTT HAS INVESTIGATED THE HIGHLY-VOLATILE ...

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  13. Big Ten shines bright with Final Four in own backyardRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky grabs a rebound in front of Arizona's Stanley Johnson during the first half of a college basketball regional final in the NCAA Tournament, Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Los Angeles. Wisconsin forward Sam Dekker shoots a 3-point basket against Arizona guard Gabe York in the second half of a college basketball regional final in the NCAA Tournament, Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Los Angeles.

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  14. Badgers Shenanigans Continue at Final Four Press ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Badger of Honor

    Mar 22, 2015; Omaha, NE, USA; Wisconsin Badgers head coach Bo Ryan and forward Frank Kaminsky and forward Sam Dekker and Zak Showalter in the press conference after the contest against the Oregon Ducks in the third round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at CenturyLink Center. Wisconsin defeated Oregon 72-65.

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  15. Making a Difference: Local Volunteer Fosters Love of Early ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WMTV Madison

    The books are mostly fiction, but the impact they can have is very real. Mary Warfield knows that, which is why she loves working as the volunteer coordinator for the Dane County chapter of Wisconsin Bookworms.

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  16. Law enforcement learns new lessons on social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... Their partner in fighting crime through social media is expert Laurie Stevens. Tuesday departments from around Wisconsin and even some from Iowa were in Eau Claire to learn social media skills from Stevens. Stevens is an instructor that travels the ...

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  17. For 2nd time, woman who left gun in church restroom beats chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... conduct's maximum fine is $1,000, compared to $10,000 for the negligent handling charge. Nik Clark, president of Wisconsin Carry, Inc., a gun rights advocacy group, said his group was puzzled why the DA's office "didn't re-examine their pursuit of ...

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  18. 2015 NCAA Tournament: Reasons to Root for or Against Each Team in the Final FourRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... time playing the Nintendo 64 version of Super Smash Bros . Unless you're a lifelong fan of Duke, Michigan State or Wisconsin, how can you rationalize rooting against Kentucky? Kentucky's players are easy to root for, but it might be even easier to ...

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  19. Sam Schuh spurs improvement of West Allis Hale girls basketball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | West Allis

    ... She has played basketball since the fourth grade in West Allis recreation leagues and currently plays for the Wisconsin Lakers AAU program, which Sotiros said gives her valuable training for her high school career. We welcome reader discussion but ...

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  20. Whitnall school referendum heads April 7 ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | West Allis

    ... But there also will be what some see as a statewide critical referendum question on the chief justice of the Wisconsin Supreme Court. The question asks whether the state constitution should be amended to allow the chief justice to be elected to a ...

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