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Cats removed from home discovered stolen

LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) – Police suspect a woman whose cats were removed from her home by animal control officers was the person who broke into…

Mortarboard and diploma

Identical twins head for college at 16

ORFORDVILLE (AP) – They can finish each other’s sentences. And, their looks can confuse strangers. But it’s their academic accomplishments t…

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Crowdfunding law takes effect Sunday

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Fledgling Wisconsin companies can sell stocks online through Internet crowdfunding sites starting Sunday. The Legislatu…

Fire near Eau Claire

FedEx trailer fire near Eau Claire

EAU CLAIRE – A FedEx trailer caught fire late Tuesday night near Eau Claire, closing I-94 at WIS 37. Officials say the driver slammed into a…

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Driver charged in pedestrian death

WAUSAU, Wis. (AP) – A Merrill man is accused of being under the influence of drugs when he ran over and killed an 87-year-old pedestrian las…