The Wisconsin state Capitol in Madison is seen, Jan. 14, 2014.

Wisconsin Senate votes to change DNA law

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – The Wisconsin state Senate has voted to change a state law that requires police to collect DNA from people arrested for…

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Former teacher’s aide to stand trial

CHILTON – A former high teacher’s aide charged with having a sexual relationship with a student will stand trial. Laura Bates, who used to w…

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Drug arrests increase in Brown County

Drug use and arrests appear to be on the rise in the area. The Brown County Drug Task Force released its latest numbers Tuesday. In the past…

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Wisconsin couple convicted of abuse

MADISON – A couple who spanked their young children with wooden dowels in line with their church teachings has been convicted of child abuse…