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December 21, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: State's population growth lags behind nation; lawmakers take aim at UW-Madison's 'Problem of Whiteness' course; 7 more state news stories
December 21, 2016 - 8:39am
December 20, 2016
Cristian Nunez. (Mike Longaecker photograph)play button
Sheriff's official: Nunez's leg burn was likely linchpin
December 20, 2016 - 11:17am
Wisconsin roundup: Walker supports Constitutional Convention renewed proposal would reduce child support paid by the wealthy; and 11 state news stories
December 20, 2016 - 11:09am
December 19, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Despite bitter cold, vast majority of schools are open; busiest mailing day of the year begins; and 10 more state news stories
December 19, 2016 - 8:53am
December 16, 2016
Wisconsin round up: Wisconsin has nation's second largest improvement in health rankings; Standoff with shots fired ends with suspect's death; and 11 more state news stories
December 16, 2016 - 8:57am
December 15, 2016
St. Croix County Sheriff's Office investigator Brandi Hart testifies Thursday, Dec. 15, during the trial of Cristian Nunez. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)play button
Nunez trial Day 4: More than 1,700 texts in 6 days
December 15, 2016 - 5:20pm
State Board approves recreation plan despite lawsuit; former juror to be questioned for alleged improper behavior; and 11 more state news stories
December 15, 2016 - 9:31am
December 14, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin plunges into the deep freeze; state bill would require drug tests for certain high school students; and 10 more state news stories
December 14, 2016 - 9:46am
December 13, 2016
Traffic along I-94 was stopped this morning after a semi truck east of the Roberts exit started on fire. Authorities have yet to release more information about the fire. (Raymond T. Rivard photograph)
UPDATE: I-94 cleared after truck fire
December 13, 2016 - 1:43pm
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin plunges into the deep freeze; Sanders says Trump win shows middle class 'desperation'; and 10 more state news stories
December 13, 2016 - 11:10am
Cristian Nunez takes his seat at the defendant's table Monday during the first day of his double-homicide trial in St. Croix County. He is accused of murdering New Richmond resident Courtney Bradford and 10-year-old Jasmine Bradford. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)play button
VIDEO: Nunez trial under way: Prosecution paints case as ‘crime of passion'
December 13, 2016 - 10:53am
December 8, 2016
Funding for Wisconsin's roads was raised this week by Senate Minority Leader Jennifer Shilling, who called on Republicans to forge their own plan before Democrats will tackle the issue. (File photo)
Wisconsin roundup: No charges yet in Saudi student's death; top Senate Dem tells GOP to solve own road problems; 8 more state news stories
December 8, 2016 - 10:17am
December 7, 2016
Certain ballots -- including write-ins -- were set aside for examination during the St. Croix County recount process. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix County recount appears accurate despite broken seals; changes coming to license plates; 13 more state news stories
December 7, 2016 - 8:56am
December 5, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Ryan says Trump's tweets not a roadblock; Wisconsin milk prices keep dropping for farmers; 11 more state news stories
December 5, 2016 - 9:36am
December 2, 2016
Hudson resident Dianne Kiel (left) fields a question Friday during the presidential recount at the St. Croix County Government Center in Hudson. At right is town of Richmond resident Donna Preece, who also assisted with the canvassing effort. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Wisconsin news: Walker to consider limiting recounts as Wisconsin effort enters second day; 10 more state news stories
December 2, 2016 - 12:02pm