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A New Lisbon man escaped injury in a one-vehicle accident earlier this week. Accident reports indicate 20-year old Daryl W. Waukau was traveling west-bound on Welch Prairie Road in the town of Lisbon when he lost control of his vehicle on a sharp curve and the vehicle ended up in the ditch and rolled onto More >
Legislation regarding wine walks has a public hearing scheduled for Wednesday, September 2. The senate bill, SB 236, was introduced on Monday and referred to the Committee on Revenue, Financial, and Rural Issues. Earlier this year, the Department of Revenue came up with a new interpretation of the liquor laws that would not permit wine More >
A winner has been announced in the Cowtastic CowMOOnity Cow Competition. The winning cow was done by Clark’s Insurance. Heidi Finicun said the cow had just over $35 in its milk jug. They win next year’s sponsorship as well as an extra $50. Last year’s winner was Wisconsin River Meats.
OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) — Leaders in Oshkosh say a lucrative military contract will have a ripple effect across Wisconsin. Oshkosh Northwestern Media (http://oshko.sh/1KkQBeF) reports executives with Oshkosh Corp. along with state and local officials Wednesday hailed a $6.7 billion Army contract awarded to build the Humvee’s replacement. The award means Wisconsin-based Oshkosh will produce about More >
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker’s administration plans to post armed security guards at the entrances to the state Department of Justice’s Madison headquarters. The guards will go on duty beginning Sept. 1. A guard has been stationed at a desk at the main lobby entrance but doesn’t carry a weapon. State Department of More >
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A new report shows the state collected about $71 million more in taxes during the last fiscal year than anticipated. The Legislative Fiscal Bureau released figures Wednesday showing the state took in about $14.54 billion during the year that ended June 30. The final estimate for 2014-15 collections in January projected More >