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Western Wisconsin animal cruelty case investigation continues

An investigation continues into an apparent animal cruelty case in western Wisconsin.  Read more...

Attorney general candidate Happ rejects campaign gift

The Democratic candidate for Wisconsin attorney general has rejected a campaign gift from a lawyer who engineered a controversial plea deal with her office. Read more...

Oktoberfest Gets Underway With Naming of Festmeister and Festmeisteren

The golden keg has been tapped.  The 12th Annual Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest got underway today with the naming of this year's Festmeister and Festmeisteren.   Read more...

Burke Campaign Fires Consultant over Plagiarism Report

Mary Burke's campaign for governor says it has fired a consultant who copied parts of Burke's job-creation plan from Democrats in other states.   Read more...

DNR Officer Hit by Car

Pierce County Sheriff's officials are looking for a man they say hit a DNR Conservation Officer with his car. Read more...

Eau Claire sculpture tour voting coming to end

WEAU 13 News reports that we are less than two weeks away from the deadline to vote for the best piece in the 2014 Sculpture Tour in Eau Claire. Read more...

New project could eliminate Asian Carp Great Lakes pathway

A new project in Indiana could eliminate a pathway for the invasive Asian carp to enter the Great Lakes.   Read more...

Wisconsin ranked 33rd in nation for private sector job growth

New federal figures show Wisconsin ranked 33rd in the nation for private sector job growth during the 12 month period ending in March of this year. Read more...

$25M anonymous donation made to Lawrence University

Lawrence University of Appleton said today it received an anonymous donation of $25 million to help provide scholarships.  Read more...

Gay marriage ban will stay in effect, pending US Supreme Court action

The federal appeals court in Chicago clarified today that Wisconsin's gay marriage ban will stay in effect, pending action by the U.S. Supreme Court.   Read more...