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1 hr ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Mining company, allies spent freely to get bill approved

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: Scott Walker, US Governors, Milwaukee County, WI

5 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

Obama: 'Revving' economy calls for higher wages

In this Sept. 6, 2010 file photo, President Barack Obama greets supporters before speaking on the economy at the Milwaukee Laborfest in Henry Maier Festival Park in Milwaukee.

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Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Wisconsin Government, Scott Walker, US Governors

Mon Sep 01, 2014

WXOW-TV La Crosse

Study: Action-packed TV might make you snack more

Americans' eating habits have improved - except among the poor, evidence of a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, University of Wisconsin Madison, Horror Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, The Island, Science Fiction Movies

News Max

Paul Ryan's Way Forward: Entitlement Reform

To take the measure of this uncommonly interesting public man, begin with two related facts about him.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Social Security, Personal Finance

WAOW

President Obama in Wisconsin promoting economic gains as elections near

Another round of rain and storms expected late Sunday night and Monday morning. It should dry out and turn cooler and less humid late Monday into Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Chippewa Falls, WI, Stevens Point, WI

Cudahy

Wisconsin Police Received $28 Million Dollars in Military Equipment

Local Wisconsin Police agencies have received more than $28 million worth of military gear through the 1033 program since post 9/11 .

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Related Topix: Stevens Point, WI, Science / Technology, Robots, Rock County, WI, Brown County, WI

Washington Times

Wisconsin governor skirts touchy casino decision

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker portrays himself as a man of action, willing to take on tough political fights.

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Wisconsin Travel, Scott Walker, US Governors, Milwaukee, WI

Birder's World

A century without the Passenger Pigeon

Tomorrow is the 100th anniversary of a sad occasion: the extinction of the Passenger Pigeon, the largest-scale human-caused extinction in history.

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Related Topix: University of Wisconsin Madison

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Gov. Walker Proclaims September Pain Awareness Month in Wisconsin

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain, Scott Walker, US Governors, Greendale, WI, Waukesha, WI

Sun Aug 31, 2014

WauwatosaNOW.com

Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast calls for new Girl Scout members and volunteers to join in the fun

New research shows majority of parents see benefits for daughters; majority of volunteers feel experience has helped them personally and professionally.

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Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, Kenosha, WI

Examiner.com

Democrat candidate Mary Burke won't be with Obama publicly in Wisconsin

Five-thousand people are expected at the Summerfest grounds for the ticketed event.

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Related Topix: Scott Walker, US Governors

Channel3000

DNR: Pipeline work could kill rare species

Wisconsin Gas LLC wants to construct a new 74-mile natural gas lateral that would run from an existing pipeline in Eau Claire or Clark County to Tomah.

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Related Topix: Wisconsin Government

WKOW-TV

Portage woman arrested for sixth OWI

A Portage woman was arrested early Sunday morning for her sixth drunken driving offense.

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Norwalk Citizen News

Chefs, breeders pair up to produce tastier veggies

Sweet corn breeder Bill Tracy,center, talks to visitors at a tasting day on a University of Wisconsin research farm Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Verona, Wis.

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Related Topix: Wisconsin Government, Verona, WI, Life, Food, Vegetables

KTRE-TV Lufkin

Militia says it 'secured' US compound in Libya

The last time President Barack Obama celebrated workers' rights at a Wisconsin Labor Day event, there was barely a hint of the turmoil that would embroil the state later when public employees staged massive... The last time President Barack Obama celebrated workers' rights at a Wisconsin Labor Day event, there was barely a hint of the turmoil that ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, University of Wisconsin Madison, Earthquake, Natural Disasters,

WAOW

Despite the wet weather, Potato Fest draws hundreds

Police say a male driver has been found dead -- apparently shot after a hit-and-run in Milwaukee.

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Related Topix: Weather, Entertainment, Sons of Guns, Television

Sat Aug 30, 2014

OnMilwaukee

Tim Gunn to serve as honorary chair for 2014 AIDS Walk Wisconsin

AIDS Walk Wisconsin, a fundraiser and 5K run on Milwaukee's Lakefront on Oct. 18, has announced that Emmy award-winning television host and fashion guru Tim Gunn will serve as its 2014 Honorary Chair .

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Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Viroqua, WI

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Fermentation classes bubbling up on Wisconsin campuses

Beer, wine, cheese, sausage, soy sauce, sauerkraut - it's not hard to think of Wisconsin as a state in which fermentation is more than just a hobby.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Cheese, Milwaukee, WI, University of Wisconsin Madison

The Washington Post

Paul Ryan rethinks the 'makers' and 'takers' idea

To take the measure of this uncommonly interesting public man, begin with two related facts about him.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Opinion

Milwaukee Courier Online

Legislatively Speaking - Labor Day

This Monday is the national celebration of Labor Day , a day on which we pay tribute to the social and economic achievements of American workers and the immeasurable contributions their labor has brought to our country.

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