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last updated: Jun 26 2017 10:59 AM

Fifth death tied to Cambria mill explosion
A fifth person has died from injuries sustained in a corn mill explosion May 31. In a statement, Representatives of Didion Milling in Cambria confirmed Carlos “Charly” Nunez has died: “It is with sadness and sympathy we report the peaceful passing of Carlos “Charly” Nunez due to injuries sustained in the May 31 incident at […]

Walker signs police K-9 legislation
A newly signed state law will help police K-9 units on duty after they have to use force to apprehend a suspect. Governor Scott Walker signed legislation last week in Green Bay that eases a requirement that police dogs that bit a person have to be quarantined until after a series of vet visits. Previously, […]

Offense, Davies lead Milwaukee to series finale victory at Atlanta
Runs in each of the first four innings and a strong start from Zach Davies lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 7-0 series finale victory over Atlanta on Sunday. Davies tossed seven shutout innings scattering four hits and walking just one and retired the last eight men he faced. Travis Shaw hit a mammoth two-run homer […]

Couples comes from three back to win American Family Championship
Trailing by three at the start of the final round, Fred Couples birdied six of his first 11 holes en route to a final round 66 and a two-stroke victory. It is Couples’ 13th career win on PGA TOUR Champions, and it is his second win of the season. Tournament host Steve Stricker finished three […]

It’s ‘Wisconsin Cheese Day’
Just weeks after becoming the official state dairy product, cheese will once again be in the spotlight today. It’s Wisconsin Cheese Day, and Governor Scott Walker is kicking it off with a visit to Klondike Cheese in Monroe. Officials from multiple state agencies and other key state leaders will visit other producers around the state. […]