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5-4-17 uw free speech

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republicans have introduced another bill that would allow University of Wisconsin System and technical college officials to expel students who inhibit free speech rights.  Sen. Leah Vukmir and Rep. Adam Jarchow began circulating

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5-4-17 wasting disease

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Democratic lawmakers have introduced a bill that would impose new regulations on deer farms in hopes of slowing chronic wasting disease.  Under the bill from Reps. Dana Wachs and Nick Milroy, all deer

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5-3-17 markesan fire

One person was treated for smoke inhalation following a fire in Markesan that severely damaged a bar.  Early Tuesday morning firefighters were called to Stubby’s Bar.  The bar sustained severe structural damage.   A building to the

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5-3-17 wisconsin roads

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Democrats in the state Assembly say a possible Republican funding plan for Wisconsin roads is laughable and going nowhere.  The GOP plan may include imposing the sales tax on gasoline, cutting income taxes

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5-3-17 milk dispute update

A dairy group says the recent scare for nearly 60 Wisconsin dairy farms over a milk dispute with Canada shows the need for more capacity to meet a growing demand.  Most of the farms desperately looking for

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