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last updated: Apr 23 2017 3:31 AM

Defense claims victory in Badgers’ spring game
The White (defense) edged the Cardinal (offense), 20-17, in Wisconsin’s annual spring game on Friday night at Camp Randall. Linebacker Griffin Grady led the defense with nine tackles and cornerback Ceasar Williams added an interception. Three different Badgers, Garret Rand, Isaiahh Loudermilk and David Pfaff, recorded sacks. Offensively, quarterback Jack Coan went 10 of 17 […]

Wainwright leads Cardinals past Brewers
Adam Wainwright had struggled to an 0-3 start for the St. Louis Cardinals.  He started his turn-around in Milwaukee last night and held his own cause with the bat in a 6-3 Cardinals victory over the Brewers. Wainwright clubbed a two run home run in the third inning, then added a two run single in […]

Walker welcomes help from feds on Canadian dairy dispute
Governor Scott Walker says he’s glad to have the federal government getting involved in a trade dispute that’s putting several Wisconsin dairy farms at risk of closing. The ongoing trade battle is the result of a Canadian pricing policy that’s stopping some imports from the U.S. It’s forced a major Wisconsin distributor to announce it will […]

Pocan nixes running for governor
Wisconsin Congressman Mark Pocan won’t be running for governor. The Madison Democrat said Thursday that the state party dropped the ball on the most recent statewide election. “We all are at fault in that we didn’t have a Supreme Court candidate this year. I think they would have beat the incumbent Supreme Court candidate, with […]

DOJ letter threatens Milwaukee County funding over ‘sanctuary’ policy
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday sent letters sent to nine jurisdictions across the nation – including Milwaukee County – that have policies which limit local law enforcement cooperation with federal immigration efforts. The letters, threatening to withhold “grant funds” if the local governments fail to prove that they are upholding federal immigration laws, […]