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Columbia County Sheriff’s search for 2 robbery suspects

The Columbia County Sheriff’s Department is seeking 2 suspects in a strong armed robbery than happens on September 17, 2014 at 5:35 p.m. at N5800 KINNEY RD, PORTAGE, WI (PETRO TRUCK STOP). Anyone with information is asked to please contact the Columbia County Sheriff’s Department at —TELEPHONE NUMBER: 608-742-4166 EXT 1 Share

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Wisconsin’s Private Sector Job Growth Outpaces Illinois, Minnesota in Year Ending March 2014

MADISON – Actual jobs data released today by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) show Wisconsin outpaced two Midwest neighboring states – Illinois and Minnesota – in the rate of private sector jobs gained from March 2013 to March 2014. Wisconsin’s private sector added 28,712 jobs during this period. “Our ongoing efforts to grow […]

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Walworth Sheriff-Bullmastiff shot to death

On Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 12:43 PM, the Walworth County Sheriff’s Office responded to the White River Trail parking lot on County Trunk NN in Geneva Township for a report of a deceased dog. Upon arrival, deputies met with two people who discovered a deceased dog wrapped in a blanket located just off of […]

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Updated-Endangered Missing Adult from Waukesha

—Last Name Whitham —First Name: Mary —Middle Name: Eva —Date and Time Last Seen: 9-14-14 / 3 P.M. at Nursing Home —Missing From (City and State): Waukesha, WI —Age: 71 | Sex: F| Height: 5’4″| Weight: 160lbs —Hair Color: Grey| Eye Color: Blue —Clothing: unknown —Unique Physical Characteristics: uses wheelchair or walker —Additional Information: Mary […]

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Appeals court-Wisconsin Voter ID Law Reinstated

A federal appeals court has reinstated Wisconsin’s voter photo identification law. U.S. District Judge Lynn Adelman struck the law down as unconstitutional in April, saying it unfairly burdens poor and minority voters who may lack such identification. Republican Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen asked the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago to overturn that […]

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