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11 min ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Cost of hospital care slows in southeastern Wisconsin

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

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4 hrs ago | WAOW

2 Ukrainian military fighter jets shot down

Two people, including an eight-year-old boy, were hospitalized and three others escaped harm in a near-drowning incident Tuesday on a northern Wisconsin lake, the Vilas County Sheriff's Department said.

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Related Topix: Vilas County, WI, Rothschild, WI, Marathon County, WI, Madison, WI

8 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Traffic backing up on I-43 NB after reports of gunshots

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

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

CBS News

Mayfly hatch overwhelms upper Midwest

On the evening of July 20, 2014 mayflies hatched along along the Mississippi river between Minnesota and Wisconsin in such great numbers that they were picked up by radar resembling light rain.

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Related Topix: Wisconsin Government, Weather

Channel3000

Road construction crews feel the heat of summer

The heat of a summer sun offers little escape for the people who are working on the miles of roadway currently under construction in Wisconsin.

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New York Daily News

Wisconsin boy, 12, hospitalized after being found drunk

Wausau residents alerted cops after noticing the boy was 'staggering around.' The boy later told investigators that he had been consuming vodka and drinks every three days.

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Museum of Wisconsin Art creates international residency in Luxembourg

Some lucky Wisconsin artists will soon be able make art in a Luxembourg castle, all expenses paid, thanks to the Museum of Wisconsin Art .

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Related Topix: West Bend, WI, Port Washington, WI, Entertainment

Channel3000

Obamacare ruling could affect Wisconsin families

A decision by a federal appeals court Tuesday could jeopardize subsidies for Wisconsin families who purchased health care through federal exchange plans.

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Related Topix: Wisconsin Government, Health Insurance, Health, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Scott Walker, US Governors

WOZZ-FM Appleton

Federal subsidies for Obamacare up in the air for ...

Low to middle income Wisconsinites who signed up for Obamacare might not get the federal subsidies they were counting on.

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Daily Kos

WI-Gov: Wall Street Journal Slams Scott Walker's (R) Attacks On Trek Bicycles

A writer for the conservative Wall Street Journal's opinion page has published a piece criticizing GOP Gov. Scott Walker for his TV ad accusing his Democratic foe, Mary Burke, of profiting from Trek Bicycles' outsourcing of manufacturing jobs to the low-wage nation of China.

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Related Topix: Scott Walker, US Governors, Outsourcing, Wisconsin Government, US Politics, US News, Mitt Romney, Milwaukee, WI

WOZZ-FM Appleton

Corn crop maturity slows as hay crop grows in Wisc...

The recent cool and dry weather slowed down the maturity of Wisconsin's corn crop -- but it let farmers make a lot of hay this past week.

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WAOW

Wisconsin feed mill fire causes extensive damage

A warming trend will continue through the weekend and could bring our first 90 degree day for the start of next week.

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Related Topix: Fire, Weather, Marathon County, WI

WAOW

Wisconsin Supreme Court to rule in rape case

A warming trend will continue through the weekend and could bring our first 90 degree day for the start of next week.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Weather

WAOW

Train case could affect Wisconsin rail traffic

A warming trend will continue through the weekend and could bring our first 90 degree day for the start of next week.

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Related Topix: Weather, Marathon County, WI

McClatchy

Gov. Walker spent $320,000 from campaign on Doe defense attorneys

Details of those expenses were included in a campaign finance report filed Monday by the Republican governor.

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

Mon Jul 21, 2014

WISN-TV

As State Fair draws closer, road construction still a concern for some

The Zoo Interchange closure over the weekend didn't cause too many problems for drivers, but the shutdowns aren't over.

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SFGate

Wisconsin train crash hurts 2 people, spills fuel

Workers clean up after a train derailment in Slinger, Wis., Monday, July 21, 2014.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Slinger, WI, Wisconsin Government

WISN-TV

Train collision causes fuel spill, contaminating soil

SPILL, OUR REPORTER REPORTS WHERE IT HAPPENED. LOCATION IS EVERYTHING. THE WISCONSIN D.N.R. SAYS THE SPILL WAS QUICKLY CONTAINED.

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KWWL-TV Waterloo

A worker places a sign, launching the 10-day Julien Dubuque/US Highway 20 bridge closure

It's official: The Julien Dubuque/U.S. Highway 20 bridge connecting Iowa to Illinois over the Mississippi River is now closed for 10 days.

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Related Topix: Iowa, Illinois, Illinois Government, Wisconsin Government

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

What Wisconsin districts offer best return on investment?

Around Milwaukee, that would be Wauwatosa, Grafton or Mukwonago, according to a report from the Center for American Progress , a left-leaning think tank based in Washington, D.C. The study compares the math and reading scores of over 7,000 school districts to per-pupil expenditures, with adjustments for factors falling outside of a district's ... (more)

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Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, Wauwatosa, WI, Mukwonago, WI

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