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4-17-17 gunshop theft-update

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Authorities in Wisconsin chased nearly 800 leads before a fugitive they believed had a cache of stolen firearms was arrested while camping on a farmer’s property.   Thirty-two-year-old Joseph Jakubowski was arrested Friday morning

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4-17-17 area schools of recognition

Several area schools are among 178 schools statewide receiving Title One Schools of Recognition awards.  The schools are being honored for success in educating students from low-income families.   Area schools receiving awards include the Oakfield School District,

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4-15-17 license plate changes

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin license plates have featured six characters for more than 30 years. But, that’s about to change.  The state Department of Transportation expects to begin issuing plates with seven numbers and letters beginning

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4-14-17 fugitive arrested

A Wisconsin man accused of stealing more than a dozen guns and sending a threatening manifesto to the White House has been arrested.  Police caught Joseph Jacubowski in the southwestern Wisconsin village of Viola,  Police say the

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