Wisconsin Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Train Accidents Prompt State Rail Safety WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WSAW

    ... are trying to spread the word of safety. They asked Governor Scott Walker to declare the first week of June to be Wisconsin Rail Safety Week. On Monday, they kicked off the week with "Officer on a Train," where police step up their rail enforcement ...

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  2. Six people arrested, accused of stealing checks from outgoing mailRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WISN-TV

    Police say the suspects from North Carolina took a homeless man to cash fake checks with stolen account numbers all over the eastern and southern part of Wisconsin. THIS IS A LIVE PICTURE.

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  3. Study shows new Bucks arena would transform Milwaukee's economyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WISN-TV

    ... HAPPEN SOON. WE HOPE IT WILL BE THIS -- WE HOPE WILL BE SOON. REPORTER: THEY WOULD KEEP THE MILWAUKEE BUCKS IN WISCONSIN. THE DEAL THAT IS PENDING WILL BE CLOSER TO WHAT WE WILL SIGN OFF ON. IT IS ON THE WILL BE A HIGHER BENEFIT TO TAXPAYERS. THE ...

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  4. Garage break-in ends with gunfireRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WISN-TV

    ... AT HIM. REPORTER: OFFICERS ARRIVED AND FOUND A 45-YEAR-OLD SUSPECT BLEEDING. HIS INJURIES ARE NOT SERIOUS. IN 2011 WISCONSIN PASSED THE CASTLE DOCTRINE THAT GIVES IMMUNITY TO THOSE USED DEADLY FORCE AGAINST SUSPECTS WHO UNLAWFULLY ENTER THEIR HOME ...

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  5. Delta Publications, IncRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2013 | Tri-County News

    ... solutions in the information business. Tempo is a weekly free paper distributed to 20,000 homes in Eastern Wisconsin's Between the Lakes Marketing area. Tri-County News is a weekly subscription paper covering the wider communities surrounding ...

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  6. On Native GroundDOING the Right Thing for Young ImmigrantsRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2012 | American Reporter

    If the victory of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in his recall election on June 6 teaches us anything, the lesson is that the Democratic Party cannot be counted upon to do what it takes to win an election. You had a true grassroots movement that flooded the state capital in the winter of 2011, the biggest this nation had seen in years.

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  7. Ed TubbsGUESS WHO?Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... know how to tell them." More than a century later, newly-elected Gov. Scott Walker and the Republican-dominated Wisconsin legislature have proven themselves to be "quick studies," having learned how to tell whoppers about the working class and ...

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  8. Proposed Wisconsin Legislation May Expand Charter Schools, Reduce Teacher Licensing RequirementsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | T.H.E. Journal

    Last-minute additions to a bill that would cut funding to Wisconsin state universities would allow the licensing of charter schools throughout Wisconsin and reduce the requirements for being licensed as a teacher in the state's public schools. The two provisions were added to the bill to reduce funding to Wisconsin universities by $250 million in a motion made during a meeting of a Wisconsin Legislative Joint Finance Committee held May 29. The highly controversial omnibus funding bill still must be approved in votes, probably the week of June 1, by both houses of the Wisconsin State Legislature and signed by Gov. Scott Walker.

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  9. Gov. Walker hopes for new Bucks arena deal this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    ... He has said that when it is done, the final deal will benefit taxpayers in the state moreso than the Bucks leaving Wisconsin. A Republican state senator says a deal needs to happen sooner rather than later so the Bucks stay in the state. "That (the ...

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  10. Palmer Johnson Power Systems Acquires Bowers Transmission & PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Johnson also operates volume OEM transmission and axle remanufacturing programs out of the company's Madison, Wisconsin, headquarters for equipment manufacturers including John Deere, Caterpillar, AGCO and CNH. Palmer Johnson's goal is to balance ...

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  11. Feds won't pay for pork-barrel highway project that's based on inflated WisDOT dataRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Wisconsin Gazette

    A federal court has ruled against a major highway expansion due to inflated traffic projections by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, prompting a land-use group to call for an immediate halt to all such projects in the state until they can be proven justified by traffic audits. The U.S. Eastern District Court upheld the claim of 1000 Friends of Wisconsin that the proposed expansion of Highway 23 between Fond du Lac and Plymouth was based on overblown traffic forecasts.

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  12. Accused Waukesha owners could still end up retaining 49 chinchillasRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Waukesha

    According to an agreement entered between the state of Wisconsin, the city of Waukesha, HAWS and chinchilla owners Garrett and Tricia Rees, the Rees family could still end up retaining 49 of the seized animals. The agreement states that if the court and the couple resolve the criminal charges by plea bargain and agree as part of that plea to return the 49 chinchillas, or if the couple is acquitted of the charges, then HAWS would immediately transfer possession and custody of those chinchillas to back to the family.

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  13. The latest pro-life newsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Greendale

    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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  14. From MPTV: New "Thinking Inside the Box"Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | St. Francis

    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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  15. Pay now on Pre-K and Head Start, save money laterRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... and Head Start returns $1.79 in the short term, and $17 over the long haul. And a study from University of Wisconsin's Institute for Research on Poverty found enrolling youngsters in pre-kindergarten or Head Start programs increases the chances they ...

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  16. Wisconsin DOJ creates open records officeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Attorney General Brad Schimel says it will handle requests for records in his agency -- things like investigations into police shootings. It will also give advice to state and local officials for carrying out the state Open Records and Open Meetings laws.

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  17. Medical College of Wisconsin to open new pharmacy ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... qualified pharmacists in the Badger State -- and the ones who are here are not distributed equally throughout Wisconsin. The Medical College plans to spend $3 million in endowment funds for the design and initial development of the new pharmacy ...

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  18. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Thousands of Wisconsin student athletes will gather in La Crosse this weekend to put their talents to the test with a state title on the line. The 2015 WIAA state track and field meet kicks off Friday at the UW-La Crosse, it's home since 1990.

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  19. Scott Walker: I would sign 20-week abortion banRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CNN

    Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker fields questions from Bruce Rastetter at the Iowa Agriculture Summit on March 7, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. Walker speaks at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference at National Harbor, Maryland, outside Washington, D.C. on February 26, 2015.

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  20. Lawmakers need to curb state highway projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... that most Republican and Democratic lawmakers will try to circumvent. Hang on to your wallets. Highway building in Wisconsin is a very big business. In order to gain approval for federal funding for large projects, planners must justify the need for ...

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