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  1. Friday Night Forgotten Oldie: "That brand of woo that you've been brewin"Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Cudahy

    Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades.

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  2. Waukesha Seeking to Take Water from Lake MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

    ... last resort and that no other option will work. Waukesha has failed to prove this. Their application to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is riddled with outdated data, omissions and errors. They've also pointed out the good ...

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  3. 860 WNOV Exclusive: Human Trafficking Task Force Leader Aims to End Misconceptions, Spread AwarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

    ... not to say that the issue is solely a Milwaukee one. Human trafficking has been documented in every county in Wisconsin. World-Patterson sees a lot of work to be done yet, but she is encouraged by increased attendance to the task force's monthly ...

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  4. The Case Against Mandatory Minimum Sentences for Violent FelonsRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

    ... it pulls on people's heart strings to be "tough on crime." After all, we incarcerate twice as many people in Wisconsin than Minnesota. We incarcerate almost twice as many black men than the national average, which is why more than half of African ...

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  5. MPS: Striving to Make the GradeRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Most of you know, the new school year commenced, in earnest, this week for thousands of students in Wisconsin, with academic pursuits ranging from college to kindergarten. And, there is no denying the fact that every school year has a certain level of excitement, as well as trepidation, associated with it.

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  6. Bowling Green's Fast-paced Offense To Test No. 25 TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | TheCourier.com

    ... since I've been here," said second-year Bowling Green coach Dino Babers, whose team lost 68-17 last season to a Wisconsin team that ended up ranked 13th. "It's going to be a very challenging task, but we're looking forward to it." Bowling Green ...

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  7. TMJ4: Man arrested in North Shore home burglariesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Bayside

    ... woman and Hale and attempted to resolve the matter through the settlement offer. JP and JR discuss the upcoming Wisconsin-Alabama game and ponder if the Badgers have a chance to shock the college football universe, plus a boatload of reaction to the ...

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  8. Wisconsin Democrats target health insurance rates with billRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TwinCities

    Democrats in the Wisconsin Legislature are pushing a bill designed to prevent large increases in health insurance rates, but it's doubtful Republicans who hold a majority and control the legislative agenda will get behind it. Democrats and supporters of President Barack Obama's federal health care law who unveiled the proposal on Thursday have been frequent critics of Gov. Scott Walker's approach toward the Affordable Care Act.

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  9. Republicans tweak fetal tissue bill to allow some researchRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TwinCities

    Republicans working on a bill that would prohibit research using tissue from aborted fetuses announced Friday they've amended the measure to allow some scientific work but University of Wisconsin-Madison scientists say the move doesn't go nearly far enough. The original bill would outlaw selling, donating and experimenting with cells, tissues, organs or other fetal body parts.

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  10. Completion of St. Croix bridge connecting Minnesota, Wisconsin delayed until 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    Minnesota Department of Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle says the span is only the second of its type built in the United States and construction is taking longer than anticipated. Project director Michael Beer tells the St. Paul Pioneer Press that various factors, such as last year's early cold snap, added to the delay.

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  11. This week's races and runs: September 8-13Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Runners in Wisconsin and surrounding areas are racing off to tons of runs, even after the Labor Day weekend has passed. Runners in Wisconsin and surrounding areas are racing off to tons of runs, even after the Labor Day weekend has passed.

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  12. Northwoods Youth Deer Hunt Challenge beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lakeland Times

    ... Oct. 2-3. Pre-register required. For more information, call Heather Kangas (715) 545-2586. A complete list of all Wisconsin safety courses can be found at dnr.wi.gov under the education menu tab. Wisconsin deer hunting information, including 2015 ...

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  13. Waterstone's board authorizes another stock repurchase planRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... d by the company's board. With assets of about $1.7 billion, WaterStone is the sixth-largest bank headquartered in Wisconsin. Ahead of Friday's announcement, Waterstone's stock gained 6 cents to close at $12.90 per share.

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  14. Final Thoughts On Weber St.Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Building The Dam

    ... everyone has attempted to project what this will look like, based on Andersen's track record at both Utah St. and Wisconsin, and what we have seen in reduced opportunities to observe last spring and this summer, and on AD Todd Stansbury's stint at ...

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  15. Holmen teacher named Wisconsin Teacher of the Year awardRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WKBT

    King is an agriculture teacher at Holmen High School as well as a 4-H leader, a football coach, and much more to the community. Along with the title King received three thousand dollars from the Herb Kohl Education Foundation which was founded in 1990 by Herb Kohl.

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  16. St. John's vs. Dubuque: At a glanceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

    St. John's vs. Dubuque: At a glance A closer look at the Johnnies' season opener Saturday Check out this story on sctimes.com: As he seeks to continue building his program, University of Dubuque football coach Stan Zweifel is following a playbook used by Wisconsin-Whitewater - the school at which he served as offensive coordinator from The Warhawks went out and scheduled nonconference games against established national powers like Mount Union, Mary Hardin-Baylor and even St. John's en route to becoming the dominant Division III football force they are today. And Zweifel is doing the same thing with the Spartans.

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  17. Enter at your own risk: Ron Higgins' Week 1 SEC football picksRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... Gump, we'll all know he still hasn't switched to decaf. The pick: LSU 45, McNeese 10 No. 3 Alabama vs. No. 20 Wisconsin in Dallas: Alabama coach Nick Saban announced Friday his new method of picking which of his five quarterbacks will play against ...

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  18. Jay Paris: Once Gordon chills, he'll heat upSeptember 4, 2015Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Coast News

    ... stop flapping and his emotions share his sleeve with the team logo. But Rivers noticed that Gordon, the former Wisconsin star, is still playing a 33 rpm record at 78 rpm speed - kids, ask your grandparents. "The more reps I get in the game, the game ...

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  19. the Statistically Improbable Path to a 12-0 Season for Iowa FootballRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Black Heart Gold Pants

    ... game for months, Iowa's front seven plays the best game of their careers, stifling Corey Clement and holding Wisconsin to just 147 yards on the ground. Joel Stave struggles to move the Badger offense through the air, throwing four interceptions -- ...

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  20. St. Croix River bridge opening delayed, transportation agencies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    The new St. Croix River bridge won't open in 2016 as promised because construction of the four-lane span is more complicated than anticipated, state transportation agencies in Minnesota and Wisconsin said Friday. "This is a very complex engineering project," said Commissioner Charlie Zelle of the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

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