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4-4-17 voter turnout

The Fond du lac County Clerk is projecting a slightly higher turnout locally, compared to statewide.  Clerk Lisa Freiberg is predicting a 26 percent voter turnout in Fond du Lac County Tuesday.  Statewide turnout is projected at

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4-4-17 state superintendent race

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Incumbent Tony Evers faces challenger Lowell Holtz in the race to become Wisconsin’s next state superintendent of schools.  The contest is the only statewide race on the ballot in Tuesday’s spring election. There

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4-4-17 uw finances

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A new report shows the University of Wisconsin System’s net worth dropped in the last fiscal year for the first time since 2002.  The system released a financial report Monday for the year

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4-4-17 doj administrator

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Attorney General Brad Schimel has appointed a new administrator to lead the state Justice Department’s Division of Criminal Investigation.  Schimel announced Monday that Brian O’Keefe is the new DCI head. O’Keefe has been

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4-4-17 wisconsin budget

PLATTEVILLE, Wis. (AP) — Opponents of raising the gas tax to pay for roads and supporters of increasing funding for public schools are making their cases to Wisconsin state lawmakers.  The Legislature’s budget-writing Joint Finance Committee held

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