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1 Killed In Wisconsin Van-Semi Crash

The Wisconsin State Patrol says one person is dead after a collision between a van and semi-truck Thursday.

08/08/2015

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Gov. Walker Leaves For GOP Debate Without Answering Questions

Gov. Scott Walker left Thursday for the first Republican presidential debate without answering questions about whether he knew he was suspected in 2011 of committing felony misconduct in office.

08/06/2015

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Police: Wis. Man Arrested After Leaving 4 Dogs, 7 Cats In Hot SUV

A 64-year-old man has been arrested in a Madison store parking lot after police say he left four dogs and seven cats in a hot vehicle.

08/06/2015

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Filing Shows Prosecutors Believed Walker Committed Felony

A court filing shows investigators believed Republican Gov. Scott Walker committed a felony when he was Milwaukee County executive in relation to an office lease contract. Walker, who is running for president, was never charged and neither were either of the other two people investigators named in the 2011 request for a search warrant, made public Wednesday as part of a lawsuit. His campaign spokeswoman criticized the filing as an attempt to influence public opinion.

08/05/2015

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State Patrol: 2 Hurt After Motorcycle Hits Cow In Superior (Wis.)

Two people were hurt, one seriously, after a motorcycle struck a cow early Sunday morning in northwestern Wisconsin, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol.

08/02/2015

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Warrant Issued In Fatal Duluth Stabbing

An arrest warrant has been issued in the stabbing death of a Duluth woman. Police said Friday a 63-year-old man currently incarcerated in Douglas County, Wisconsin is responsible for the death of 52-year-old Lisa Jean Isham.

07/31/2015

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Big Game Trophy Hunters Defend Their Passion

Of the nearly 570,000 licensed hunters in Minnesota, fewer than two-tenths of 1 percent will pursue Africa’s exotic game.

07/29/2015

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Patients Of Dentist Who Killed Cecil The Lion Talk To WCCO

The patients of Dr. Walter Palmer that spoke with WCCO all described him as an excellent dentist. But they also expressed shock over the killing of Cecil the lion, as well as the fact that Palmer had a prior felony for poaching a black bear in Wisconsin and a sizable sexual harassment award against him.

07/29/2015

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State Patrol: 1 Killed, 1 Hurt In Spooner (Wis.) Crash

One person was killed and another was injured in a rollover crash Wednesday morning in northwestern Wisconsin, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol. Authorities were called at about 8 a.m. to the crash on Highway 53 at Highway 70 near the city of Spooner in Washburn County.

07/29/2015

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Wisconsin Assembly Approves Milwaukee Bucks Arena Deal

The Wisconsin state Assembly voted Tuesday to spend $250 million in public funds on a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks, a deal that both Republicans and Democrats lauded as good for the state and city.

07/29/2015

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Victims Identified In Wisconsin Plane Crash

Authorities say two small planes crashed within hours of one another in western Wisconsin and southwestern Minnesota, killing all seven people who were onboard the aircraft.

07/28/2015

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Sheriff: Wisconsin Man, 58, Drowns In Lake Vermilion

Officials in northern Minnesota say a 58-year-old Wisconsin man drowned Monday night in Lake Vermilion.

07/28/2015

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4 Things To Know: 2 Plane Crashes, New Dr. Seuss Book & More

These are the four stories you need to know about for Tuesday, July 28. They include a pair of plane crashes, and a traffic “stop” that’s going to have you hooting with laughter.

07/28/2015

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Plane Crash In Western Wisconsin Leaves 4 People Dead

A small aircraft carrying four people crashed in Polk County, Wisconsin Monday evening, killing all those inside

07/27/2015

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Toddler Drowns In Backyard Pool Near River Falls

A toddler drowned in an above-ground backyard pool Sunday near River Falls, Wisconsin, at the home of family friends.

07/27/2015

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Trump Slams Walker As Governor Leads In Early Voting Iowa

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump opened up a line of attack Saturday on Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, accusing the leader in recent polls in Iowa of running his neighboring state into financial trouble.

07/26/2015

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Hundreds Turn Out To Honor Wisconsin Marine Killed In Tennessee Shooting

A small Wisconsin town has the attention of the nation Saturday. Sgt. Carson Holmquist died in the shooting rampage at the Chattanooga recruitment center last week.

07/25/2015

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Wisconsin Town Says Goodbye To Marine Slain In Tennessee

A small Wisconsin town said goodbye on Saturday to a Marine killed in the recent attack on a Navy-Marine reserve center in Chattanooga, Tennessee. A dozen members of a Marine Corps honor guard stood watch as fellow Marines in dress blue uniforms carried the coffin of Sgt. Carson Holmquist into Grantsburg Senior High School for a public visitation Saturday.

07/25/2015

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Community Gathers To Mourn U.S. Marine Killed In Chattanooga Attack

Sgt. Carson Holmquist, 25, was one of the five service members killed in a shooting at a Chattanooga military recruitment center. On Friday night, friends, family and community members staged a solemn salute in Holmquist’s hometown of Grantsburg.

07/24/2015

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Gov. Walker Halts Campaigning To Attend Marine’s Funeral

Gov. Scott Walker has canceled presidential campaign stops in North Carolina and New Hampshire so he can attend the funeral of a Wisconsin native who was one of four Marines killed in last week’s shootings in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

07/24/2015

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Chicago Homicide Suspect Arrested In Superior

Sheriff’s officials say a man wanted for killing a 7-year-old boy in Chicago has been arrested in northwestern Wisconsin.

07/23/2015

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Unemployment Up In Most Wisconsin Cities, Counties

Unemployment rates increased in most Wisconsin cities and counties in June.

07/22/2015

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After Tennessee Shootings, Armed Citizens Guard Recruiters

Gun-toting citizens are showing up at military recruiting centers around the country, saying they plan to protect recruiters following last week’s killing of four Marines and a sailor in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

07/22/2015

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Small Plane Crashes At Wisconsin Airport, 5 Injured

Officials say a single-engine aircraft has crashed while landing at the Experimental Aircraft Association convention in eastern Wisconsin. EAA spokesman Dick Knapinski says five people were on board the Piper Meridian when it went down on a runway at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh shortly before 8 a.m. Wednesday.

07/22/2015

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GOP Presidential Hopeful Walker Signs Abortion Ban Bill

Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, one week after launching his bid for the 2016 presidential nomination, signed a bill Monday that outlaws non-emergency abortions at or beyond 20 weeks of pregnancy.

07/20/2015

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