Wisconsin

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., campaigns in Eau Clare, Wis., on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019. (Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP)
February 15, 2019 - 5:36 am
Senator Amy Klobuchar's presidential campaign takes her to the site of the first primary election of the 2020 race to the White House. Klobuchar is the headliner for a town hall meeting in New Hampshire on Monday, with will be aired live on CNN beginning at 9 p.m. Central Time. The town hall takes...
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Jayme Closs is back home
Healing for Jayme Closs
Edgar Linares
January 25, 2019 - 8:04 pm
No charges will be filed in Douglas County Wisconsin in the Jayme Closs case. A Statement from Douglas County District Attorney, Mark Fruehauf released Friday said: “A prosecutor's decision whether to file criminal charges involves the consideration of multiple factors, including the existence of...
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Adam Carter
January 23, 2019 - 5:37 pm
Minnesota-based Jennie-O is donating it's share of the reward money in the Jayme Closs case to Jayme herself. Jennie-O to donate $25K reward to Jayme Closs - Adam Carter reports The company, which is based in Willmar and is a subsidiary of Hormel Foods, made the announcement Wednesday that it would...
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Welcome home Jayme sign in Barron
Entercom
January 14, 2019 - 5:56 am
The grandfather of a 13-year-old northwestern Wisconsin girl says she's in "exceptionally good spirits" after being found nearly three months after authorities say she was kidnapped during a home invasion that left her parents dead. Robert Naiberg said Jayme Closs is with her aunt Jennifer and...
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Gophers Eric Curry and Jordan Murphy
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Al Schoch
January 04, 2019 - 4:24 am
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Minnesota coach Richard Pitino dared No. 22 Wisconsin to beat the Golden Gophers from the 3-point arc and the free throw line. The Badgers weren't up to the challenge. Amir Coffey scored 21 points and Minnesota put Wisconsin in an early hole before holding off a furious rally...
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(Aaron Lavinsky/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA)
December 29, 2018 - 7:46 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kenisha Bell had 17 points and 10 rebounds for her first double-double of the season, Annalese Lamke scored 20 points and No. 12 Minnesota opened Big Ten Conference play with a 74-56 win over Wisconsin on Friday night. A crowd of 7,918, the second-largest of the season, watched...
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Paul and Jordana
December 05, 2018 - 5:16 pm
The Wisconsin legislature has passed laws limiting the power of the Governor and Attorney General – two offices recently won by Democratic candidates. Next year will mark the first time in a decade that Republicans will share power, and they seem to want to limit how much they share. Minnesota...
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Adam Carter
November 15, 2018 - 2:00 pm
"We don't sleep a lot," Chris Fitzgerald says as he contemplates how the last month has differed from other typical months as sheriff of Barron County Wisconsin. It has now been one month since 13-year old Jayme Closs disappeared, possibly taken by the person or persons who shot and killed her...
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