Republican-controlled Wisconsin Legislature clears measures weakening incoming Democratic governor, attorney general #news @USATODAY

Republican-controlled Wisconsin Legislature clears measures weakening incoming Democratic governor, attorney general #news @USATODAY

The Republican-controlled Wisconsin Legislature OK’d bills weakening the incoming Democratic governor and attorney general.

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Wisconsin Legislature Live Updates: A Fight for Political Power #news @nytimes

Wisconsin Legislature Live Updates: A Fight for Political Power #news @nytimes

ImageProtesters gathered at the Wisconsin State Capitol in Madison on Tuesday to oppose legislation that would diminish the power of the incoming Democratic governor.CreditCreditLauren Justice for The New York TimesMADISON, Wis. — After losing top state offices in the midterm elections, Republican lawmakers in Wisconsin were racing on Tuesday to push through a series of…

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Wisconsin Republicans Try to Shrink Power of New Democratic Governor #news @nytimes

Wisconsin Republicans Try to Shrink Power of New Democratic Governor #news @nytimes

ImageTony Evers, left, the Democrat who defeated Gov. Scott Walker, at his election night party in Madison, Wis.CreditCreditJohn Hart/Wisconsin State Journal, via Associated PressMADISON, Wis. — Facing the prospect of sharing political power for the first time in almost a decade, Republicans in Wisconsin are racing to set new limits on the authority of Democrats…

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UWM urban studies grad creates food pantry, keeps finding ways to help (VIDEO) #Pantry

UWM urban studies grad creates food pantry, keeps finding ways to help (VIDEO) #Pantry

Little by little, task by task, Dakota Crowell is finding ways to make the world a better place. Surveys suggest that at UWM, as at other universities, up to half of students don’t have enough food at some point during their time in college. Crowell decided to do something about it, by helping create a…

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Politics Data Sheet—How Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s Foxconn Deal May Have Cost Him the Election #business #news

Politics Data Sheet—How Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s Foxconn Deal May Have Cost Him the Election #business #news

Politics Making a difference. It was election day across the country on Tuesday, you might have noticed. In very tech-oriented results, San Francisco voters approved Proposition C, increasing the city’s gross receipts tax by one-half percentage point on companies with at least $50 million in revenue to raise money for addressing homelessness. “Let the city come together in Love for those who need it most! There is no finish line when it come to helping the homeless,” tweeted Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff, who favored the measure. Sharing is caring. In…

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Wisconsin Foodie – River Food Pantry (VIDEO) #Pantry

Wisconsin Foodie – River Food Pantry (VIDEO) #Pantry

In this episode of Wisconsin Foodie, we head to Madison, WI and visit the River Food Pantry to get some first hand experience behind the scenes during Thanksgiving. The pantry helps tens of thousands of needy individuals each year with the help of all their volunteers. River Food Pantry – http://www.riverfoodpantry.org/ Website – http://wisconsinfoodie.com/ Facebook…

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Elk Crossing Lakehouse Vacation Rental | Clam Lake, Wisconsin Lake Home for Rent | Lodging #vacation #rentals #rent

Elk Crossing Lakehouse Vacation Rental | Clam Lake, Wisconsin Lake Home for Rent | Lodging #vacation #rentals #rent

Take A Virtual Tour: http://tours.cfwebservicesllc.com/98735 Looking for that Northwood’s waterfront vacation home getaway? We are proud to offer, under new ownership….Elk Crossing Lakehouse. Formerly known as Maudie’s Manor, the Elk Crossing Lakehouse on Lower Clam Lake is a comfortable vacation rental with sandy lakeshore and good swimming. Built in the early 1970s and still proudly…

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Missing Wisconsin girl was home when parents were shot to death, sheriff says #hot #news

Missing Wisconsin girl was home when parents were shot to death, sheriff says #hot #news

MADISON, Wis. — A missing Wisconsin girl’s parents were shot to death in their house while the girl was home, authorities said as they urged the public to keep phoning in tips about her whereabouts. Investigators have been searching for 13-year-old Jayme Closs since deputies responding to a 911 call early Monday found her parents dead in their home in Barron. The girl, who was ruled out as a suspect on the first day, was gone when deputies arrived. Relatives of Jayme told CBS News the front door to the…

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Michigan vs. Wisconsin score: No. 12 Wolverines make statement by pounding No. 15 Badgers

Michigan vs. Wisconsin score: No. 12 Wolverines make statement by pounding No. 15 Badgers

On a day when most top 10 teams were either losing or playing with fire, Michigan made a statement. The No. 12 Wolverines pasted No. 15 Wisconsin on Saturday night, beating the Badgers 38-13 at Michigan Stadium. It was a statement-making win for the Wolverines, as they had a complete effort.Michigan quarterback Shea Patterson only threw for 124 yards and didn’t have a passing touchdown, but he completed 14 of his 21 passes and rushed for 90 yards and a score. Wolverines running back Karan Higdon rushed  for 105 yards…

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Politics Wisconsin to hit highest loss of dairy farms since 2013

Politics Wisconsin to hit highest loss of dairy farms since 2013

Politics MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin is on pace for losing the most dairy farms this year since 2013. The state Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection says Wisconsin lost 47 dairy farms in August alone, the Wisconsin Public Radio reported . There were fewer than 8,400 licensed dairy producers at the beginning of this month, which is 429 fewer than at the start of the year, according to the data. The decline is the biggest one in four years, when the state lost 434 farms in the first eight…

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