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2-1-16 feingold fundraising

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Campaign fundraising numbers show U.S. Senate hopeful Russ Feingold is outpacing Republican Senator Ron Johnson by about $1 million. Feingold’s campaign issued a release Friday saying he raised $2.65 million in the last

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2-1-16 emerging elk

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says wolves continue to thin a herd of elk in west-central Wisconsin.  The agency says the herd in Jackson County was cut to 17 animals after wolves

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2-1-16 house plant catches fire

Nobody was injured when a house plant caught on fire.  Fond du Lac firefighters were called to the 8th Street home Friday morning to a report of smoke in the house. Fire chief Pete O’Leary  says investigators are still

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1-30-16 wine around the world

Over 100 different wines and beers will be featured at this year’s Wine Around the World event in Fond du Lac.   The 23rd annual event is  the  Fond du Lac Morning Rotary’s biggest fundraiser of the year.  It 

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1-30-16 obama-republican leaders

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama plans to meet next week with the top two Republican leaders of Congress to hash out legislative priorities for this election year.  It will be Obama’s first formal face-to-face meeting with

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1-29-16 nance found guilty

A Fond  du lac woman has been found guilty of killing her husband.  A Fond du lac jury deliberated about two hours Friday morning before finding  Eve Nance guilty of first degree intentional homicide and hiding a corpse.

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