Dane County Circuit Judge Maryann Sumi presides over a hearing in Madison on whether to block the state's collective bargaining law from taking effect, Friday, April 1, 2011.

Judge who halted Act 10 to retire

MADISON (AP) – A Madison judge who halted Republican Gov. Scott Walker’s public union restrictions has decided to retire. Maryann Sumi annou…

Klement's Sausage Co.

Klement’s sold to private equity firm

MILWAUKEE (AP) – A private equity firm based in California has purchased Klement Sausage Co. The Milwaukee sausage company founded 58 years …

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4,000 gallons of fuel spill from train

WATERFORD (AP) – Authorities say 4,000 gallons of diesel fuel has spilled from a Canadian National Railway train in Racine County. Waterford…

Driver hurt after hitting bear

Driver hurt after hitting bear

MOSINEE (AP) – A driver is hospitalized after colliding with a bear on a central Wisconsin interstate. Authorities say the motorist lost con…