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Offender who received state settlement charged with crimes
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Milwaukee teen who received a $300,000 settlement for injuries he sustained at the troubled Lincoln Hills boys prison has since been charged in several criminal cases.
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Effort to eliminate Wisconsin state treasurer moving ahead
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Republican-backed effort to eliminate the Wisconsin state treasurer position is moving closer to approval in the Legislature, despite opposition from a group concerned about how the change would affect public school
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Liberal group asks for investigation of school candidate
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A liberal advocacy group has asked the district attorneys in Milwaukee and Rock counties to investigate state superintendent candidate Lowell Holtz for allegedly misusing public resources.
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Supreme Court denies DNA testing in 1982 homicide
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The state Supreme Court says a man convicted in a decades-old homicide isn't entitled to DNA testing.
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Committee to hold hearing on youth prison bill
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A bill addressing abuse allegations at Wisconsin's troubled youth prison might be gaining some traction in the Legislature.
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Fatal shooting by deputy in Lincoln County investigated
MERRILL, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Division of Criminal Investigation has been asked to investigate a fatal shooting by a sheriff's deputy in Lincoln County.
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Correction: Two Killed-Shooting story
OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) — In a story Feb. 27 about the deaths of a Town of Utica couple, The Associated Press misidentified John Matz as the sheriff of Oshkosh County. He is the Winnebago County sheriff.
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Accused driver talks about crash that killed couple
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The driver suspected of causing the deaths of a couple in a Dane County is talking about the highway crash that took their lives.
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Wisconsin Democrats hoping to make points with Trump guests
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin's Democratic congressional delegation is looking to make political points with the guests they bring to hear President Donald Trump's first speech to Congress.
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Bucks' Beasley injures knee in scary moment vs Cavs
CLEVELAND (AP) — Michael Beasley headed home on crutches, his immediate future and Milwaukee's playoff hopes in doubt.
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LeBron shakes off strep throat, leads Cavs past Bucks 102-95
CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James returned from sickness, and the Cavaliers felt a whole lot better.
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WI Lottery
MADISON, Wis. (AP) _ These Wisconsin lotteries were drawn Monday:
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Badger 5' game
MADISON, Wis. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "Badger 5" game were:
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Winning numbers drawn in 'SuperCash' game
MADISON, Wis. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "SuperCash" game were:
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Winning numbers drawn in '5 Card Cash' game
MADISON, Wis. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "5 Card Cash" game were:
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