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April 26, 2018
State Sen. Lena Taylor, shown here in a 2017 Joint Finance Committee hearing in Ellsworth, is being prosecuted in Milwaukee for an alleged racial comment that occurred at her bank. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: State senator could go to trial for bank incident; more state news stories
April 26, 2018 - 10:06am
April 25, 2018
Appeal filed after St. Croix County recount
April 25, 2018 - 4:38pm
Wisconsin roundup: State taking apps for $100M in school safety funds; more state news
April 25, 2018 - 9:42am
Sen. Patty Schachtner speaks with clients and staff during a visit to BRIDGE for Community Life in Hudson on Monday, April 23. Schachtner made the visit to learn more about the center’s needs and services. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Sen. Patty Schachtner visits BRIDGE for Community Life
April 25, 2018 - 7:49am
April 24, 2018
John Krings
Pierce Board of supervisors sworn in
April 24, 2018 - 12:17pm
April 23, 2018
Minnesota state Sen. Warren Limmer of Maple Grove says on Monday, April 23, 2018, his legislation would make sure that dangerous sex offenders and mentally ill people are not released too soon. Don Davis / Forum News Service
State officials in Minn. fear court ruling will let offenders go free too soon
April 23, 2018 - 2:44pm
Wisconsin roundup: Body pulled from river in Pepin County; Dems running close in governor's race; more state news stories
April 23, 2018 - 11:09am
April 21, 2018
Kim Lunda started as the Bay City Clerk and Treasurer on Feb. 6 and said she is looking forward to serving the people of Bay City. Submitted photo
New Bay City clerk/treasurer serves community she lives in
April 21, 2018 - 1:47pm
April 20, 2018
St. Croix County towns slated for broadband funding
April 20, 2018 - 11:16am
The Mississippi River, shown here at Prescott, could be poised for flooding in some areas, depending on the outcome of the melting process. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: After winter’s sucker punch, concerns turn to melting snow; more state news stories
April 20, 2018 - 8:37am
April 19, 2018
Council and Commission review outside police assessment
April 19, 2018 - 10:34am
Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett said he's considering challenging Gov. Scott Walker in November. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Barrett mulls fourth run for governor; more state news stories
April 19, 2018 - 8:29am
April 17, 2018
Possible Prescott K-9 discussed at City Council meeting
April 17, 2018 - 11:32am
Gov. Scott Walker issued a pledge to reporters Monday that he won't leave office during his third term to take a position in President Donald Trump's administration. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Walker pledges not to leave Wis. for Trump administration; more state news stories
April 17, 2018 - 9:25am
April 16, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Activists hold weekend pro-gun rally at state Capitol; more state news stories
April 16, 2018 - 8:48am
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