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Police in Packers gear keep eye on Seahawks fans

Police in Packers gear keep eye on Seahawks fans

| September 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

SEATTLE (AP) – Some undercover Seattle police will be wearing Green Bay gear to help them identify Seahawks fans who are hostile to Packers supporters at the Thursday night game. Inconsiderate, unruly behavior can get fans kicked out of CenturyLink Field for violating the code of conduct. KING reports police plan to wear opposing team […]

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Packers place JC Tretter on injured reserve

Packers place JC Tretter on injured reserve

| September 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – The Green Bay Packers placed center/guard JC Tretter on injured reserve-designated for return Wednesday and signed center Garth Gerhart from the practice squad. Tretter injured his left knee Aug. 22 in an exhibition game against Oakland. He will be eligible to return for the Packers’ Nov. 9 game against Chicago. […]

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Soler drives in two more runs as Cubs beat BrewersSoler drives in two more runs as Cubs beat Brewers

Soler drives in two more runs as Cubs beat BrewersSoler drives in two more runs as Cubs beat Brewers

| September 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

CHICAGO (AP) – Rookie Jorge Soler had a two-run double to become the second player in Cubs history with as many as 10 RBIs in his first seven games as Chicago beat Milwaukee 6-2 on Wednesday night. Soler joined Mandy Brooks, who had 12 RBIs in 1925, as the only Chicago players to accomplish that […]

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Bear hunt focuses on northwestern Wisconsin

Bear hunt focuses on northwestern Wisconsin

| September 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

By: Andrew Beckett-Wisconsin Radio Network he state’s annual bear hunting season has started, and hunters are being urged to focus on an area in northwestern Wisconsin. The season has an overall statewide harvest quota of 4,700 black bears, although nearly a third of that is located in an eight-county area in northwestern Wisconsin, where Department of […]

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Tretter could miss at least six weeks

Tretter could miss at least six weeks

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

By: Bill Scott-Wisconsin Radio Network NFL teams were able to start placing players on injured reserve with a recall designation on Tuesday and that could be where the Green BayPackers are headed with injured center J.C. Tretter. Tretter is expected to miss up to six weeks with a knee injury.  He missed his rookie season with […]

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Badgers QB Stave working through throwing issues

Badgers QB Stave working through throwing issues

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Wisconsin quarterback Joel Stave isn’t hurt, after all. But he’s still out of the quarterback mix – for now – for the 18th-ranked Badgers as he works through throwing issues. Coach Gary Andersen and Stave spoke to reporters Tuesday evening to clarify a statement earlier in the day that an injury was […]

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Brewers OF Gomez out for week with sprained wrist

Brewers OF Gomez out for week with sprained wrist

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

CHICAGO (AP) – Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez has been diagnosed with a sprained left wrist and will be out of the starting lineup for at least one week. The Brewers went into Tuesday night’s game against the Cubs in Chicago trailing NL Central-leading St. Louis by one game. Gomez injured his wrist swinging a […]

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Arrieta, Cubs send Brewers to 7th straight loss

Arrieta, Cubs send Brewers to 7th straight loss

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

CHICAGO (AP) – Jake Arrieta pitched six solid innings and the Chicago Cubs handed the Milwaukee Brewers their seventh straight loss, 7-1 Tuesday night. Shortstop Elian Herrera made two errors that helped the Cubs score four runs in the first inning, and Milwaukee went on to match its worst skid of the season. Since owning […]

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Annual fence slogan nod to Ha-Ha

Annual fence slogan nod to Ha-Ha

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – One of the traditions connecting the Green Bay Packers and their fans is an annual slogan painted on a fence across from Lambeau Field. The slogan goes up on Fred Harrsch’s fence just before the Packers start the regular season. The fence is even on Green Bay’s historical sites list. […]

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Football season can kickoff gambling problems

Football season can kickoff gambling problems

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

By: Bob Hague-Wisconsin Radio Network Betting on football can be no fantasy. With NFL and college games now underway, Rose Gruber with Wisconsin Council on Problem Gambling said people should know that its prime time for sports betting – and when that gets out of control, the impact can be devastating. “It isn’t always just […]

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