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  1. Girls basketball: Mukwonago girls cruise past Blackshirts, LasersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sussex Sun

    ... 5-10 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and holidays through Dec. 31. Country Springs Hotel, 2810 Golf Road, Pewaukee. Wisconsin's largest drive-through holiday lights event features more than a million holiday lights along a mile-long trail that winds through ...

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  2. Wrestling: Mukwonago grapplers down ArrowheadRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sussex Sun

    ... Zach Smith of Port Washington in the final, 8-6. Zach Smith had been ranked No. 1 in the state at that flight by Wisconsin Wrestling Online. Nathan Smith (16-1) also downed Drew Fjoser of Sauk Prairie, a rematch of last year's third-place match at ...

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  3. HuntingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Lakeland Times

    Hunters and trappers took 117 wolves in Wisconsin during the 2012 harvest season, 257 wolves in 2013 and 154 in 2014. Department of Natural Resources photograph A federal judge in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia on Friday overturned the 2012 delisting of the gray wolf in the Great Lakes region from the endangered species list.

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  4. Our EditorialsRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    Kurt Bauer, CEO of Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce, last week published a letter titled "Continuing Wisconsin's Era of Reform" promoting the business association's legislative agenda for 2015. In it Bauer pushes policy to expand growth in the frac sand industry.

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  5. FishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Lakeland Times

    Fishing tourism in northern Wisconsin has been threatened by lack of walleyes in the area. While fish biologists are scrambling to figure out why walleyes have been lacking, Walleyes for Tomorrow has been busy working to improve habitat for the iconic game fish.

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  6. State NewsRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Lakeland Times

    It's been two years since the Sandy Hook massacre, the aftermath of which brought predictions that surging public support for gun control would finally spur serious legislation to curb firearm possession and ownership in the United States. The headlines are all talking about the Wisconsin Department of Transportation's budget proposal to hike taxes and fees by $751 million in the next biennium, but the real increase to taxpayers would be far, far greater, topping $2 billion in new taxpayer funding.

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  7. Vilas CountyRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2014 | Lakeland Times

    In Minocqua last Thursday, Gov. Scott Walker touted tourism as a key way to improve the northern Wisconsin economy. The Minocqua-Hazelhurst-Lake Tomahawk board of education will form a committee that will look into and formulate a proposal that would have an on-campus Minocqua police officer there on a full-time basis.

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  8. Wisconsin hawk ready for release after recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    A red-tailed hawk has been rehabilitated and is ready to be released in the Chippewa Valley after it survived a 140-mile journey stuck in the grill of a vehicle. A.J. the hawk was rescued in July after it collided with a vehicle north of Chippewa Falls.

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  9. Op Ed ColumnistRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | Lakeland Times

    Nearly eight years ago, I had the privilege and honor of taking the oath of office as Wisconsin's 43rd Attorney General, pledging to you to administer our state's Department of Justice with integrity, adherence to the rule of law, and with a commitment to assist the many dedicated professionals who keep all of us safe. Barring a Christmas miracle that saves Sen. Mary Landrieu's job, the Democratic disappearing act in the South is about to claim another casualty.

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  10. Minocqua, WiscRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2013 | Lakeland Times

    ... as the highest scoring typical buck in the United States. (Subscriber access) Fishing tourism in northern Wisconsin has been threatened by lack of walleyes in the area. While fish biologists are scrambling to figure out why walleyes have been ...

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  11. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    ... say it all started after a homeless man named Dwayne Warren was found dead on a marble bench outside the Wisconsin State Capitol in June of 2009. "Whether we're related to the person who is sleeping on the park bench or not, that's still my brother, ...

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  12. Culinary no-no #405Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs 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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  13. Wisconsin Gun Laws Provide Interesting Case NationallyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News Max

    In the debate over self-defense, Wisconsin gun laws have garnered national attention. The sheriff of Milwaukee County has urged people to get their concealed carry permits to help out law enforcement.

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  14. Maryland Wrestling drops two more at MSG, losing streak now at sevenRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Testudo Times

    ... season, Maryland blanked Duke 48-0. That is the wrestling equivalent of the 59-0 beat-down that Ohio State put on Wisconsin in the Big Ten Football Championship earlier this month. Two years ago Maryland won 38-3 and last year the score was 37-7. ...

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  15. Animals lead odd Wisconsin news in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | TwinCities

    A dog that barfed up a wedding ring missing for five years and an angry giraffe that kicked a trespasser topped news of the odd in Wisconsin this year. There was also the heartwarming story of A.J. the hawk, named after Green Bay Packer linebacker A.J. Hawk, who was rescued in July after the bird collided with a vehicle north of Chippewa Falls and survived a 140-mile journey stuck in the vehicle's grille.

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  16. Statewide Silver Alert: Missing Greenfield manRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    The state of Wisconsin has issued a 'Silver Alert' related to a man missing from Greenfield. According to the Wisconsin Department of Justice, Donald R. Carlson, 75, was last seen around noon Sunday at his home on W. Colony Drive in Greenfield.

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  17. White Christmas unlikely as mild weather kicks off winter in MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... and upper 30s on Wednesday in the Milwaukee area. So although the National Weather Service forecast for southern Wisconsin includes a chance of less than half an inch of snow Tuesday night into Wednesday, it's unlikely any snow will stick around for ...

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  18. 11 people struck by lightning after Packers gameRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... the time EMS arrived four people had driven themselves to the hospitals. The other seven were taken by ambulance A Wisconsin woman's car was hit by lightning. She described what she saw. "They were all on the ground and people put raincoats and ...

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  19. Education: Leading to Reform - December 21, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Franklin

    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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  20. Man accused of chasing police found incompetentRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    ... the background and was taken off speakerphone, according to online court records. A report by Robert Rawski of the Wisconsin Forensic Unit noted that Martinez has a history of chronic, severe mental illness.

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