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3-1-16 fdl county workzone speed ordinance

Fond du lac County officials are exploring an ordinance that would allow temporary signs to lower the speed limit in highway work zones.  The county Traffic Safety commission will discuss the proposed ordinance at their meeting Tuesday. Sheriff’s captain Rick Olig

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3-1-16 sturgeon spearing

OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) — This year’s sturgeon spearing season on Lake Winnebago and the Upriver Lakes comes to a close with about one-third of the fish that were harvested last year.  The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

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3-1-16 feingold: national gop a mess

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — U.S. Senate hopeful Russ Feingold says the national Republican Party is a mess.  Feingold, a Democrat, made the remarks during a question-and-answer session with reporters following a short speech Monday at the Wisconsin

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3-1-16 trump-wisconsin

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson says that he is praying whoever gets the GOP nomination for president is a person of “integrity.”  Johnson made the comment in reaction to questions about Donald Trump

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3-1-16 campaign 2016-wisconsin joke

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Move over, Donald Trump.  There’s a new candidate for president making provocative statements about border security, national defense and air quality, and he’s in Madison, Wisconsin.  Todd McWilliams started popping up on billboards

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2-28-16 fatal fire-ripon

Ripon police are investigating a fatal fire over the weekend.  Police say one person died following a fire above Imagineers in downtown Ripon Saturday afternoon.  The fire was in an upstairs apartment at 217 1/2 Watson St.  Ripon police,

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