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Target Names Interim CEO

Earlier this week Target’s CEO Gregg Steinhafel stepped down after the massive data breach that occurred last fall. Target named an interim CEO, John Mulligan, a Wisconsin native and University of Minnesota alumnus. Mulligan graduated from Regis High School in Eau Claire in 1983.

05/10/2014

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Kentucky 74-73 Over Wisconsin, To Play For Title

No, this was not an instant replay, though it certainly is turning into a highlight loop that Aaron Harrison and his Kentucky teammates could get used to watching.

04/06/2014

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Wisconsin Fans Take Over Minneapolis Bar

Faithful Bucky Badger fans filled the 508 Bar in downtown Minneapolis Saturday night to watch the team in the Final Four. The whole place was packed with Wisconsin fans all day. “I just want it so badly that it’s terrifying to think that it’s so close but it’s going to be a big battle,” Wisconsin fan Greta Hughes said.

04/05/2014

Kentucky Wildcats players celebrate after a one-point victory over the Wisconsin Badgers. James Young #1 of the Kentucky Wildcats reacts after defeating the Wisconsin Badgers 74-73 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Kentucky 74-73 Over Wisconsin, To Play For Title

Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer with 5.7 seconds left to lift Kentucky to a one-point victory over Wisconsin.

04/05/2014

BIG 10, Big Ten

Outside Of Leaders, Plenty To Prove In Big Ten

Minnesota is playing meaningful Big Ten games in November. Wisconsin visits Saturday in a rivalry game that might have wider implications than reclaiming Paul Bunyan’s Axe. A visit to Michigan State looms next week, though coach Jerry Kill isn’t looking behind the Badgers.

11/19/2013

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Body Of UW-Eau Claire Student From Minnesota Found

The body of the missing UW-Eau Claire student from Northfield, Minn. has been recovered from the Chippewa River.

06/18/2013

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Complaint: Man Recorded Video Of Girls Changing At Woodbury Gap

A 24-year-old Columbus, Minn., man faces multiple charges for allegedly slipping his iPhone under a kids’ changing stall door at a Gap store to record two girls changing. Caleb Wolfgram faces two felony counts of interfering with the privacy of a minor, court documents say. He also faces a gross misdemeanor charge of interfering with privacy.

05/30/2013

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Blistering Audit Faults Wis. Job Creation Agency

A blistering audit released Wednesday said Gov. Scott Walker’s premier job creation agency repeatedly broke state law in its first year of operation, failed to adequately track money it awarded for economic development projects and sometimes gave money to ineligible recipients.

05/01/2013

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Wisconsin Holds On To Beat Minnesota 3-2

Wisconsin scored three times in the second period and held on to beat second-ranked Minnesota 3-2 Sunday in the Hockey City Classic at Soldier Field.

02/17/2013

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With 4 Straight Losses, Minnesota’s In A Slump

After a strong start, Minnesota has fallen into a familiar midseason slide under coach Tubby Smith.

01/28/2013

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Defense Wants Evidence Removed Of Father ‘Sobbing’ After Murders

Aaron Schaffhausen once again showed no emotion as he was brought into the courtroom in shackles. The Defense is trying to get some evidence thrown out, including an interview where Schaffhausen sobbed when he was first arrested.

12/03/2012

Basketball

Mike Max’s News And Notes

The reason the debate will linger on regarding the new football stadium being conducive for baseball is that it will require removable seats – and that’s expensive

06/16/2012

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Gingrich Set To Make Stops In NE Wisconsin

Newt Gingrich is set to stop in northeastern Wisconsin as he tries to resuscitate his flagging presidential campaign ahead of the state’s primary next week.

03/30/2012

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36 Arrested At Wisconsin-Nebraska Game

University police say 36 people were arrested at Wisconsin’s home game against Nebraska.

10/02/2011

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Wisconsin Slips Past Minn. St., Mankato 2-1

Craig Smith scored the game-winning goal early in the third period and Scott Gudmandson made 16 saves in the period as Wisconsin held on to beat Minnesota State, Mankato 2-1 on Saturday in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association.

01/23/2011