Wisconsin Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Wisconsin prison guard suspended for Obama postRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... firing two shots into the air during an argument outside a Miami Beach parking garage. MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A Wisconsin prison guard has served a one-day suspension for a joke on Facebook about President Barack Obama and lynching. The Wisconsin ...

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  2. As Walker Announces, Wisconsin GOP Moves to Gut Open Records LawRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    On the same day that Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker announced his run for president, the Wisconsin GOP has proposed a virtual gutting of Wisconsin's open records law, long considered one of the best in the nation. The drastic changes were proposed in a last-minute, anonymous budget motion, with zero public input on the eve of a holiday weekend.

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  3. Wisc. girl, 6, rats out dad after he allegedly stole jewelryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Honesty was the best policy for this Wisconsin 6-year-old, who ratted her dad out after he was allegedly caught stealing.

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  4. No threat found after UW-Madison student union evacuatedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    Police have searched parts of the Madison campus of the University of Wisconsin and found no one with a weapon after receiving a call from a The Outagamie County Sheriff's Office says police in Grand Chute are looking for a small child who was seen walking alone outside.

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  5. Woman's body pulled from Oconomowoc LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... view today's paper or previous issues. A bill that would that would regulate kickboxing and other combat sports in Wisconsin will receive a hearing, according to the Assembly committee chairman, state Rep. Rob Swearingen. Waukesha County authorities ...

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  6. Minnesota teen dies, 2 hurt in rollover on I-94 in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    A Minnesota teenager has died and two were injured in a rollover accident on Interstate 94 near Eau Claire, Wisconsin. The Wisconsin State Patrol says 16-year-old Kevin William Messer, of Plymouth, Minnesota, died in Friday evening's crash Fifteen-year-old Leo John Schreiner of Plymouth, and 16-year-old Hanna Fatima Sedqi, of Robbinsdale, Minnesota, were taken to Eau Claire hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.

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  7. After blistering criticism, Wisconsin's GOP lawmakers backtrack on effort to gut open records lawRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Wisconsin Gazette

    ... is the cornerstone of democracy and the provisions in the budget bill limiting access to public records move Wisconsin in the wrong direction." Schimel has gone in the opposite direction, helping to shore up government transparency by launching the ...

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  8. Gov. Walker and Wisconsin GOP retreat on open records limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    In this June 4, 2015, file photo, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker talks about a deal to pay for a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks at a news conference in Madison, Wis. In a sudden reversal amid a stinging backlash, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and GOP legislative leaders said they agreed Saturday to completely remove a part of the proposed state budget that would severely roll back open records laws.

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  9. Monkey Bar does a garage goodRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | OnMilwaukee

    ... States in these United States of America. Called "The Definitive and Final Ranking of All 50 States," it places Wisconsin in some great company. The Zac Brown Band may be the closest to a true definition of a current day Summerfest mainstay as you ...

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  10. Behind the Headlines goes backstage with Zac Brown Band, looks into Gov. Walker's hometownRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... view today's paper or previous issues. A bill that would that would regulate kickboxing and other combat sports in Wisconsin will receive a hearing, according to the Assembly committee chairman, state Rep. Rob Swearingen. Editor Greg Borowski talks ...

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  11. Pizza farms offer twist on farm-to-table movementRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... pizza farms have sprouted across the country as agritourism grows, they're particularly popular in Minnesota and Wisconsin, where they provide small farms with extra income and city dwellers with opportunities to get in touch with their food ...

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  12. Man says it is 'constitutional duty' to kill ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Times of India

    CHICAGO: A 55-year-old man who claimed that it was a "Constitutional duty" to kill Barack Obama has been charged with threatening to kill the US President Barack Obama whom he termed as the "usurper". A warrant was issued for Brian D Dutcher, 55, from Tomah, Wisconsin, for making the threat to kill the President.

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  13. WI Republicans Want To End Open Records Laws - Or Do They?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    Late on Thursday night, before the long holiday weekend, Wisconsin Republican legislators inserted a plethora of absurd, evil and maleficent additions to the state budget. One of the most egregious ones was a proposal to change state laws regarding open record requests, basically doing away with transparency on all levels of government: Under the provision, all "deliberative materials" would be exempt from the open records law.

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  14. Amtrak: 2nd daily St. Paul-to-Chicago train could be popularRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    A new Amtrak study says adding a second round-trip between St. Paul and Chicago could prove to be popular. The Minnesota and Wisconsin departments of transportation as well as La Crosse County in Wisconsin asked Amtrak to conduct the study.

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  15. 7 Things You Need to Know: July 5, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WSAW

    Here are the top seven headlines in northcentral Wisconsin to get you out the door for this Sunday, July 5, 2015: 1. Milwaukee police said they've taken a juvenile male into custody as a person of interest in the fatal shooting of a 14-year-old boy. They said the dispute started with a fight over a girl on Facebook.

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  16. Walker Says Open Records Restrictions Will be DroppedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WDIO

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he and GOP legislative leaders have agreed to completely remove a part of the proposed state budget that would severely roll back the state's open records laws. Walker announced the decision in a joint statement Saturday with Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald, Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, and the co-chairs of the joint budget committee.

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  17. The Avett Brothers fill the Amp with superb strumming, if not spectatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | OnMilwaukee

    The OnMilwaukee.com Summer Festivals Guide is presented by Pick 'n Save, Where Wisconsin Saves on Groceries. Pick 'n Save is Wisconsin proud, and excited to help promote and feed the great Milwaukee summer that includes festivals and fun nearly every day.

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  18. AS&E taps Couture as its chief scientistRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    ... from Cornell University and a bachelor's degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Robinson is a vice president at Fred C. Church Insurance Agency in Lowell. He is a longtime member of Lowell Community ...

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  19. Summerfest Day 12: Neil Young and Promise of the RealRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | OnMilwaukee

    The OnMilwaukee.com Summer Festivals Guide is presented by Pick 'n Save, Where Wisconsin Saves on Groceries. Pick 'n Save is Wisconsin proud, and excited to help promote and feed the great Milwaukee summer that includes festivals and fun nearly every day.

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  20. The top 50 Big Ten football players for 2015: No. 24, Jordan Howard, Indiana running backRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... to the business of possibly emerging as the second-best running back in the Big Ten, battling for that status with Wisconsin's Corey Clement behind Ohio State's Ezekiel Elliott. Howard hyperextended his elbow and missed the last two weeks of spring ...

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