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Wisconsin Rapids police logs: Neighbor's cats use garden as litter box
» At 4:48 a.m. Friday, a man said a woman was on his doorstep leaning against the door, ringing the doorbell and asking to come in and use his phone in the 2900 block of Third Street South. The caller said she left after he told her he was going to contact the police.
Why Wisconsin Democrats are cheering for Foxconn to fail. Hint: His name is Scott Walker
“It’s clear,”saidSenate Minority Leader Jennifer Shilling of LaCrosse, that the “Foxconn gamble has become an albatross instead of the golden goose Gov. Walker thought it would be.” Assembly Minority Leader Gordon Hintz (D-Oshkosh)complainedthat the Foxconn deal was the “result of a rushed process b
Manitowoc's A.C.E. Building Service nets Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry expansion | Biz update
Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry is a leading manufacturer of aluminum, brass and bronze castings for many industries worldwide. They specialize in permanent mold, green sand, dry sand and low-pressure molding processes, as well as production tooling, patterns and machining.
Greenstone Farm Credit Services honored at Wisconsin 4-H Hall of Fame ceremony
“We are truly grateful for the support of generous partners, like GreenStone,” says Brenda Scheider, Executive Director for the Wisconsin 4-H Foundation. “Our partners help 4‑H create cutting-edge, relevant programs for young people to learn real-world skills that will prepare them for the challenge
Wedge Issues: Kelda Roys says Wisconsin is ready for a 'new generation' of leaders
Kelda Roys earnednational headlinesin March for a video her campaign releasedhighlighting her role as a former state legislator and a mother— a video that, at one point, showed her breastfeeding her baby while talking about legislation she worked on in the state Capitol.
Interpublic Group of Companies (IPG) Stake Lessened by State of Wisconsin Investment Board
State of Wisconsin Investment Board trimmed its position in Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) by 1.9% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 356,906 shares of the busi
Washington Island ferry is the remote Wisconsin island's link to the world
It's one of theWashington Island Ferry Lineferries that makes a regular 30-minute run between Northport, on the northern tip of Door County's mainland, and Washington Island.
Wisconsin football: How Badgers pulled WR A.J. Abbott out of Michigan
Incoming Wisconsin receiver A.J. Abbott put together a stellar career for West Bloomfield High School in Michigan. He recorded 1,200 receiving yards and 8 touchdowns during his senior season and helped his team win conference and regional titles. He finished his high school career with 2,928 receivi
Video: Wisconsin Mushroom Picker Stumbles Upon a Rare White Fawn
A man and his dog recently trekked through the Wisconsin woodsin search of mushrooms. What they stumbled upon, though, was a once-in-a-lifetime encounter.
Jill Eikenberry and Michael Tucker will celebrate their Wisconsin roots at UPAF finale
The long-married actors will be featured during the UPAF annual campaign finale, which begins at 5:30 p.m. June 13 Potawatomi Hotel & Casino's Northern Lights Theater, 1721 W. Canal St. Tickets for the event, which includes beverages and hors d’oeuvres, are $10. Make reservations atupaf.org.
AppleInsider Podcast discusses Foxconn in Wisconsin, Apple's self-driving news
Foxconn's Wisconsin plant is said to product displays for phones and tablets, rather than televisions. Whether this means production for Apple devices is something we aren't clear on.Foxconn is holding an IPO for their industrial Internet group, a group that focuses on IoT and servers. Victor specul
Koch brothers running ads in Wisconsin for Grothman
Americans for Prosperity says Grothman, perhaps the state's most extreme elected official, is the only Wisconsin politician to be featured in its national campaign on government spending.
Morning briefing: Minnesota passes Wisconsin in total jobs, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports
Minnesota passes Wisconsin in total jobs, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports:Shawn Johnson of Wisconsin Public Radiowrites: "Minnesota had more jobs than Wisconsin in 2017, marking the first time in recent history that it has passed its Midwest neighbor. Data released Wednesday by the U.S. Bure
Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin seeks new shelter
This computer drawing shows the front of the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin's proposed facility on County G between Janesville and Beloit. This computer image shows the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin's proposed new building.Start the conversation, orRead moreat The Janesville Gazette.Add
State of Wisconsin Investment Board Has $607.09 Million Stake in Amazon.com (AMZN)
State of Wisconsin Investment Board lifted its stake in Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) by 1.3% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 519,116 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock after acquiring an additio
Two Mexican citizens found in Wisconsin
Luis Alberto Torres-Diaz, 31, was found in Janesville. Torres-Diaz pleaded guilty to reentering the United States on March 29 and will serve five months in federal prison for the charge. He had been deported from the country on two previous occasions.
State of Wisconsin Investment Board Takes Position in Trinseo (TSE)
State of Wisconsin Investment Board bought a new position in shares of Trinseo (NYSE:TSE) in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm bought 95,400 shares of the basic materials company’s stock, valued at approxim
State of Wisconsin Investment Board Decreases Position in Tractor Supply (TSCO)
State of Wisconsin Investment Board cut its stake in shares of Tractor Supply (NASDAQ:TSCO) by 1.7% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 115,330 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock after selling 1,936 shares
Wisconsin an underdog in key games; Badgers add Pittsburgh to schedule
Wisconsin football and basketball are always the main topics inBucky’s Breakfast, Land of 10’s daily Badgers notebook — but we cover news, notes and analysis across Badgers sports. Join us each morning to get caught up on everything you missed in the world of Wisconsin football, recruiting, basketba
Tourism economy of Wisconsin tops $20.6 billion in 2017 - Travelandtourworld.com
Waukesha, Ozaukee, Washington and Milwaukee counties combined to increase direct visitor spending by $94.1 million or 9.18 percent from 2016.