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Wisconsin roundup: Wis. electric rates some of nation’s highest; more state news stories
2 hours 58 min ago
February 18, 2018
Matt Foucault (left) and Ed Schachtner
Somerset-area primary set for St. Croix County Board
15 hours 18 min ago
February 16, 2018
A proposed $27 million Highway Maintenance Facility would replace an aging building St. Croix County uses to store and maintain road service equipment. Rendering submitted by St. Croix County.
County accepts bid on new highway facility bonds
February 16, 2018 - 7:00am
February 15, 2018
Republican Shannon Zimmerman will lead a tax meeting Feb. 27 in Hudson, where he will be joined by Wisconsin Revenue Secretary Richard Chandler. File photo
Taxes to take top billing at Hudson meeting
February 15, 2018 - 8:00pm
 Gov. Scott Walker says he's told legislative leaders it is important to pass a major overhaul of the state's juvenile corrections system this year. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Walker ‘optimistic’ about juvenile corrections overhaul passage; more state news stories
February 15, 2018 - 9:43am
Primary ballots to include 3 vying for Wis. Supreme Court
February 15, 2018 - 9:18am
February 14, 2018
Transit Commission to move forward
February 14, 2018 - 10:00am
President Donald Trump, shown here in an October 2017 photo, said this week that Foxconn's $10 billion project in Wisconsin wouldn't have happened if he'd not been elected. Doug Mills / copyright 2017 The New York Times
Wisconsin roundup: Trump takes credit for Foxconn; more state news stories
February 14, 2018 - 9:34am
February 13, 2018
Gov. Mark Dayton, left, and House Speaker Kurt Daudt take a 'selfie' before the start of a question and answer session on the upcoming Legislative session at the Minnesota State Senate Building on Tuesday, Feb, 13, 2018. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Dayton, legislative leaders: We get along just fine, thanks
February 13, 2018 - 6:46pm
Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk (left) fields a reporter's question Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, at a pre-session briefing. Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka looks on. Michael Brun / Forum News Service
Path is clear to Lt. Gov. Fischbach's Senate seating, but lawmakers say a challenge could be coming
February 13, 2018 - 6:24pm
County Children's Services to add two staff members amidst foster care crisis
February 13, 2018 - 2:10pm
Feral felines on the loose in Plum City
February 13, 2018 - 11:45am
February 12, 2018
Public involvement meeting for US 12 improvement project in St. Croix County
February 12, 2018 - 1:47pm
University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross says campuses must have zero-tolerance for cases of sexual abuse and harassment. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: UW president calls for zero tolerance in sexual abuse cases; more state news stories
February 12, 2018 - 9:11am
February 11, 2018
Spring Valley moving forward with new well
February 11, 2018 - 10:30am
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