Racial Disparities Persist In Wis. Exam ResultsResults from a new statewide standardized test show persistent racial gaps in achievement by Wisconsin public school students.
Ejected Wis. Fan Sends Police 20 Dozen Coconut DoughnutsUniversity of Wisconsin-Madison Police say a California man sent them 20 dozen coconut doughnuts as payback after officers threw him out of a Badger football game Saturday.
Police Looking For Man Who Hit Teen After Badgers GameUniversity of Wisconsin-Madison police say they're looking for a man who punched a teenage Hawkeye fan in the face following the Badger's loss Saturday at Camp Randall.
Police Identify Man Whose Body Was Found In Red River In NDAuthorities have identified the man whose body was found in the Red River near downtown Grand Forks Monday night.
Obama Pardons Turkeys As Part Of Annual RitePresident Barack Obama spared two turkeys from the brine and the oven Wednesday, fulfilling the annual tradition of a presidential pardon for a couple of lucky birds ahead of Thanksgiving Day.
Minn. Farmer Preparing Turkeys For Presidential PardoningNext week, some lucky Minnesota turkeys will be heading to the White House. John Burkel of Badger in Northern Minnesota raised the birds. He's going to pick two of them to send to President Obama, to be pardoned the day before Thanksgiving.
Minn. Farmer’s Turkeys Are White-House BoundThanksgiving is less than two weeks away, and a northern Minnesota farmer will be in the holiday spotlight. John Burkel of Badger will be presenting his turkeys to President Obama at the White House. Burkel raises 70,000 turkeys a year. He says he's picked out a handful of his best, and is getting them ready in a heated garden shed for their national debut. Only two of the turkeys will make the trip to the White House, and they'll be pardoned, not served.