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Republican Duffy won’t challenge Baldwin in 2018

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy announced Thursday that he won’t challenge Democratic Sen. Tammy Baldwin in 2018, clearing the way for other Republicans who were waiting for Duffy to decide. Duffy, who was on MTV’s “The Real World” in the 1990s and is a frequent guest on Fox News, said in More >

Appeals court rules in Oshkosh’s favor in pub crawl suit

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A state appeals court has sided with the city of Oshkosh in an ongoing legal fight with the organizer of a pub crawl. Joseph Kubiak declined to pay for an event permit for a pub crawl in 2014 after several years of doing so, WLUK-TV (http://bit.ly/2lXyJ0B ) reported. The city sued, More >

Vukmir says she’s ‘seriously considering’ Senate run

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican state Sen. Leah Vukmir says she was seriously considering running for U.S. Senate before U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy announced he would not be a candidate. And Vukmir said Thursday with the news that he’s out, she is moving forward with evaluating whether to get in. Vukmir says she has no More >

Juneau County Jail Roster

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Warmer temperatures mean frozen road law coming to an end

Due to predicted warmer weather, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) is announcing the frozen road declaration will end soon – along with implementation of Spring Thaw and Class II road restrictions. The changes take effect Saturday, February 18, 2017 at 12:01 a.m. in Zones 3, 4 and 5 (roughly the southern half of the More >

Towns of Fountain and Lindina Weight Bans in Effect

Weight bans are in effect in the Towns of Fountain and Lindina beginning today, February 16.

Tomah Man Charged in BB Shooting in Tomah

A Tomah man is facing felony charges in the shooting of two people early Sunday morning outside a Tomah bar. According to the Tomah Police Department, around 2:35am, a Tomah patrol officer was stopped by people in front of Dimensions Bar and was told two men had just been shot by a BB gun. One More >

New DNR estimates show hunters took more deer in 2016

MADISON (AP) – Updated data from the state Department of Natural Resources shows hunters killed about 4,280 more deer during this past nine-day gun season than they did in 2015. Preliminary estimates after the season ended in November put the kill total at 196,785, down from 198,057 in 2015. Updated figures the DNR released February More >

State Treasurer: Get Rid Of My Office

(Madison, WI)  —  State Treasurer Matt Adamczyk has again told lawmakers to eliminate his office. A state Assembly panel held a public hearing Wednesday on a proposed constitutional amendment which would need a second approval by both houses this session, and then by the voters in a statewide referendum. Former Senate Republican Alan Lasee tried More >

Fourteen Year Old Charged As Adult In West Allis Killings

(Milwaukee, WI)  —  A 14-year-old boy is charged as an adult in the killings of two teens in West Allis last weekend. Spencer Lewis of West Allis made his first appearance in Milwaukee County Circuit Court Wednesday on two counts of reckless homicide and one charge of forcible armed robbery. Prosecutors say Lewis and a More >