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Mother pleads guilty in death of toddler

Thirty-three-year-old Raya Hansen is to be sentenced Monday in Dane County Circuit Court. Prosecutors will recommend a prison sentence of tw…

The dome of the Wisconsin State Capitol in Madison

Area budget committee members prepare for debate

Lawmakers on the Wisconsin Legislature’s Joint Finance Committee are responding to Gov. Walker’s budget proposal.

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks during the Freedom Summit, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

Walker brings back $15 million in SeniorCare cuts

Walker’s 2015-17 budget proposal recycles a plan from his 2011-13 budget that would require SeniorCare enrollees to first sign up the for fe…

Gov. Scott Walker delivers his State Budget Address in Madison Feb. 3, 2015.

Walker proposes cutting more than 400 state positions

In his budget address Tuesday the governor said he wants to eliminate 200 vacant positions along with hundreds more in the Department of Nat…