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Packers not satisfied with NFC North perch
The competitive balance that has come to define the modern NFL has not exactly been evenly distributed across the different divisions.
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New program aims to combat racial inequities in youth crime
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Several agencies in Dane County are teaming up on a pilot program aimed at balancing racial inequities among young offenders in the criminal justice system.
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QB Joel Stave finds stability with Chryst for No. 20 Badgers
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — This time last year, quarterback Joel Stave wasn't having much fun.
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Report: Wisconsin police officers chasing more suspects
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — High-speed police chases and injuries are becoming more common in Wisconsin, despite some police departments' restrictions on chases over minor infractions, according to a recent analysis of Wisconsin Department of
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Ohio St quest to avenge only 2014 loss tops Big Ten openers
Some things to watch in the Big Ten as the season begins with 14 games over five days.
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Sheriff: Man shoots himself as police dragnet closes in
WAUSAU, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a man shot himself as police closed in on him.
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Wisconsin bear season set to begin next week
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin's bear hunting season is set to begin next week.
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Republican bills target Planned Parenthood federal funding
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — About $7.5 million in federal funding for Planned Parenthood in Wisconsin would be cut under two Republican-backed bills heard Wednesday by a state Assembly committee, measures that come as the Legislature also considers
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MI Lottery
DETROIT (AP) — These Michigan lotteries were drawn Wednesday:
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MI Lottery
DETROIT (AP) — These Michigan lotteries were drawn Wednesday:
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2 UW-Madison alumni will donate $10M for students, faculty
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Two UW-Madison alumni will give $10 million to the university to fund scholarships and attract faculty.
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Survey: Wisconsin farmland values dip in 2nd quarter of 2015
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A survey from the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago says the value of Wisconsin farmland in its district fell about 2 percent from April through June.
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News from around Wisconsin at 5:28 a.m. CDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Spending on Wisconsin's private school voucher program increased about seven times as fast as aid to public schools since Gov. Scott Walker and Republicans took control of the Statehouse, based on new figures released Tuesday.
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Authorities: Man, 82, found dead after report of ATV crash
TOWNSHIP OF JEFFERSON, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say an 82-year-old man has been found dead following a report of an all-terrain vehicle accident in Monroe County.
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game
ATLANTA (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:
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