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3 hrs ago | WisDOT
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will hold a public involvement meeting to discuss construction work taking place on old Highway 26 and old Highway 59 in Rock County.
7 hrs ago | WKBT
High school seniors scored 22.9 out of a possible 36 on the ACT, ranking the state first among states in which at least half of graduates took the exam.
11 hrs ago | Merrill Foto News
Fresh off Tuesday's primary win, Democratic governor candidate Mary Burke was in Merrill Thursday to visit with town of Scott dairy farmers Hans and Katie Breitenmoser and their five children.
15 hrs ago | Directions Magazine
The Maine Futures Community Mapper is a web-based tool that helps Mainers: identify locations that are most suitable for future development, conservation, agricultural uses, or forestry; identify potential conflicts and compatibilities between different land uses; and envision their future landscape under different possible scenarios of change.
19 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay
Department of Natural Resources officials say the nurseries are in the market for balsam fir, jack pine, basswood, butternut, shagbark hickory, white oak, red oak, swamp white oak, walnut and wild plum seeds.
The Wisconsin Department of Justice has requested that a 63-year-old man convicted of second-degree murder and two sexual assault charges be committed for treatment.
Governor Scott Walker has proclaimed August 18 to 24 Wisconsin Ports Week. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation and the Transportation Development Association of Wisconsin are teaming up to promote, educate and celebrate the network of ports that contribute to the state's economy, environment and quality of life.
The North Carolina NAACP says that Friday will be the first of seven days of demonstrations.
A Vermont man has pleaded not guilty to charges that he shot a man in the stomach after a dispute at his home.
A Milwaukee, Wisconsin, resident is facing charges after allegedly threatening Gov. Scott Walker's son Matthew on Twitter and Facebook, the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel and WITI report.
A Wisconsin Rapids man set to stand trial for killing another man in 2008 has now been charged in the 1984 shooting death of his wife.
On the evening of Monday, Aug. 18, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation will begin a $4 million reconstruction project of less than a mile of Highway 41/45 at the Menomonee River Bridge, immediately west of Maple Road.
Recent State Capitol ceremony is part of Governor Walker's "Year of a Better Bottom Line" to encourage employment opportunities for people with disabilities During a recent State Capitol ceremony, Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch presented certificates on behalf of Governor Scott Walker to recognize workers across the state employed ... (more)
The House Ethics Committee says it will continue investigating a Wisconsin congressman's stock dealings following a media report that raised questions about his portfolio.
A new nonpartisan report shows that Gov. Scott Walker 's Medicaid policy will cost Wisconsin taxpayers about $87 million more than initial estimates.
Drivers, hold your breath. Human waste spilled on I-94 eastbound near Racine, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 10:16 pm
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