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Wisconsin DNR assessing winter deer kill

Wisconsin wildlife officials are using road-kill and radio-tracking data to assess the harsh winter's effect on the state's deer herd. More>>

Racine County man dies after car falls on him

TOWN OF BURLINGTON, Wis. (AP) -- Racine County officials say a man who was working on his car at his Town of Burlington home has died after the vehicle apparently fell on him. A Journal Times of Racine report says 69-year-old John P. Fischer was found dead Friday morning. Sheriff's Lt. Dan Klatt says a neighbor saw Fischer's garage door open Thursday night, and it was still open Friday about 7:20 a.m. The neighbor went to talk to Fischer and found him under the car. Medical examiner Micha... More>>

Girl Scouts hand out cookies to returning troops

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- About 75 U.S. troops who landed at the Minneapolis-St. Paul airport this weekend got a sweet surprise from local Girl Scouts. A KSTP-TV report says the kids handed out boxes of Girl Scout cookies Saturday evening as they held signs thanking the military members for their service. The 461st Engineering Company was returning from the Dominican Republic, where the troops were building schools. They were met by several dozen cheering members of the Girl Scouts of Minnesota a... More>>

Wisconsin police brace for new probe protocols

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A bill revamping officer-involved death investigations would mean a culture shift for Wisconsin's largest police departments.  More>>

Divers find bodies in sunken ferry; transcript reveals confusion over ferry evacuation

Divers finally have found a way into the ferry that sunk off South Korea's southern shore and begun the grim task of recovering bodies.  More>>

Tom Farley seeks Madison aldermanic seat

The brother of late comedian Chris Farley wants to be a Madison alderman.  More>>

Marathon County Crime Stoppers: BB Gun damage to property

Marathon County Crime Stoppers is asking for your help to identify the people responsible for criminal damage to property with a BB gun in the Town of Wausau. More>>

UWSP students compete in public speaking contest Video included

The best public speaking students at UW-Stevens Point competed Saturday. More>>

Hundreds come out for Bowling for Autism event Video included

Some central Wisconsin families bowled for a good cause Saturday afternoon. More>>

UWSP students hope to turn games in careers

Playing video games is a popular activity for many college students, but there's a group of students at UW-Stevens Point hoping to make a career out of it. More>>

Packers stop in Merrill as part of tailgate tour Video included

Current and former Green Bay Packers visited Merrill today as a part of the Packers Tailgate Tour, a five-stop bus tour that brought the crew to cities in Wisconsin and Upper Michigan. More>>

Fire burns 34 acres in Wood County Video included

A fire in the Township of Cary burned across 34 acres, according to Pittsville Fire Chief Jerry Minor. More>>

Families countdown to Easter Video included

With Easter soon approaching, excitement is in the air in central Wisconsin.  More>>

Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

WASHINGTON (AP) -- People with accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords.  More>>

Facebook helps find owner of military bracelet

APPLETON, Wis. (AP) -- Employees at an Appleton supper club have been searching for the owner of a special military bracelet for more than a year.  More>>

Police investigate threatening letter in Stoughton

STOUGHTON, Wis. (AP) -- Police in Stoughton are investigating a threatening letter that was sent to a black teenager, with a photo that depicted him as the victim of a lynching.  More>>

Winnebago authorities rescue 22 animals from home

OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) -- A Winnebago County woman has been arrested after authorities found nearly two dozen animals living in deplorable conditions in the Town of Clayton. More>>

Hawaii is genetically engineered crop flash point

You can trace the genetic makeup of most corn grown in the U.S., and in many other places around the world, to Hawaii.  More>>

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