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Buffalo engineers seek to build better NFL schedule

Buffalo engineers seek to build better NFL schedule

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) – Two industrial engineering students at the University at Buffalo have been working on a new NFL schedule to minimize competitive imbalance. Kyle Cunningham and Niraj Pandy say they’ve developed an algorithm that comes close to matching – and in some cases improving – a schedule the NFL produces each year. They […]

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3 firms chosen to design new Milwaukee Bucks stadium

3 firms chosen to design new Milwaukee Bucks stadium

MILWAUKEE (AP) – The owners of the Milwaukee Bucks have selected three architectural firms to design the basketball team’s new downtown arena. Missouri-based Populous will serve as the lead agency on the design team. The company has worldwide experience designing arenas, stadiums, ballparks and convention centers. Populous has designed 15 NBA or NHL arenas, and […]

Packers release veteran inside linebacker A.J. Hawk

Packers release veteran inside linebacker A.J. Hawk

MILWAUKEE (AP) – The Green Bay Packers have released inside linebacker A.J. Hawk, cutting ties with the nine-year veteran and respected locker room presence. Hawk leaves Green Bay with 1,118 tackles, tops in the franchise since 1975. He appeared in 142 out of a 144 possible regular-season games with 136 starts since being drafted in […]

No. 14 Maryland stuns No. 5 Wisconsin 59-53

No. 14 Maryland stuns No. 5 Wisconsin 59-53

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) – Dez Wells scored 26 points, and No. 14 Maryland held off fifth-ranked Wisconsin 59-53 Tuesday night, ending the Badgers’ 10-game winning streak and ruining their bid to clinch a share of the Big Ten regular-season title. Melo Trimble added 16 points for the second-place Terrapins (23-5, 11-4 Big Ten), who […]

Local News

Senator Johnson threatens subpoena over Tomah VA investigation

Senator Johnson threatens subpoena over Tomah VA investigation

Wisconsin Radio Network Senator Ron Johnson is threatening to subpoena an investigation file into the issues at the Tomah Veterans Affairs Medical Center if the VA won’t turn the files over. Johnson is giving Acting VA Inspector General Richard Griffin until 5pm this afternoon to turn over the document. In a letter obtained by Gannett, […]

Seneca man charged with exposing girl to pornographic materials

Seneca man charged with exposing girl to pornographic materials

The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office says they have arrested a Seneca man on charges that he exposed a child to harmful materials. According to a Sheriff’s Department report on Tuesday the Crawford County Sheriff’s Department conducted a search at the residence of Ricky T. Olson, 56, of Seneca on Stoney Point Road. After an investigation […]

Tomah toddler dies after being accidentally locked out of house

Tomah toddler dies after being accidentally locked out of house

TOMAH — A Wisconsin mother who lost her 2-year-old daughter is urging families with young children to install door alarms. Courtney Mazur, of Tomah, went outside to start her fiance’s truck early one morning last week and discovered her daughter face down on the patio. Mazur says Raelyn and her 5-year-old step sister apparently decided […]

Town hall meeting scheduled at Tomah VA

Town hall meeting scheduled at Tomah VA

Wisconsin Radio Network The Veterans Administration has scheduled a town hall style meeting in Tomah to discuss recent care and over-medication issues. The Secretary of Veterans Affairs lead investigator and Tomah staff plan to hear what patients, their families, and the general public have to say about the treatment they’ve received. This meeting is through […]

Shopko pharmacy technician accused of stealing pills

Shopko pharmacy technician accused of stealing pills

LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) – La Crosse police arrested a Shopko pharmacy technician who’s accused of stealing about 2,000 pills. A police report says the 23-year-old technician told investigators she had been stealing pain and anxiety medication and other drugs since she began working at the pharmacy two years ago. WKBT-TV says the woman has […]


Obituaries

Alan G. Jacobson

Alan G. Jacobson, age 70 of Rockland passed away on Thursday, February 5th Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 13th at 1:00 p.m. at Utica Lutheran Church. Visitation will be held at the church on Friday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at 1:00 p.m.

Lillian Alvina Hanson, 92, of Viroqua died Saturday, February 7

Lillian Alvina Hanson, age 92 of Viroqua passed away on Saturday, February 7th Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, February 12, 2015 at Zion Lutheran Church. Friends may call on Wednesday from 4-6 p.m. at Vosseteig-Larson Funeral Home, in Viroqua and at the church on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until the time […]

David John Tower

David John Tower, age 68 of Ferryville passed away on February 7th A memorial service will be held at Vosseteig-Larson Funeral Home in De Soto, WI on February 14th at 2:30 PM.  Friends may call from 11:00 AM until the time of the service.

Nordis Fortney

Nordis Fortney, age 85 of Viroqua passed away on Monday, February 9th Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 13, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Viroqua. Friends may call on Friday after 10 a.m. at the church.

Allan Matthes

Allan Matthes, age 66 of Prairie du Chien passed away on Sunday, Feb. 8th Military graveside services will be held on Sunday, Feb. 15th by the Hamilton Harris Post #447 at the Viola Cemetery at 1 p.m.

State

Deer Trustee Report rules package sent to legislature for approval

Deer Trustee Report rules package sent to legislature for approval

Wisconsin Radio Network The Natural Resources Board has sent a number of administrative rules adjustments about the annual deer hunt on to the governor’s office and the legislature for approval. The annual Deer Trustee Report was approved earlier this week, and along with new deer management goals, the package will be putting new and revised […]

Senator Johnson threatens subpoena over Tomah VA investigation

Senator Johnson threatens subpoena over Tomah VA investigation

Wisconsin Radio Network Senator Ron Johnson is threatening to subpoena an investigation file into the issues at the Tomah Veterans Affairs Medical Center if the VA won’t turn the files over. Johnson is giving Acting VA Inspector General Richard Griffin until 5pm this afternoon to turn over the document. In a letter obtained by Gannett, […]

Analysis of Walker budget details changes to UW

Analysis of Walker budget details changes to UW

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Gov. Scott Walker’s proposal to give the University of Wisconsin System more autonomy from state laws would free it from requiring UW employees from reporting allegations of sexual assaults. That requirement is one of more than two dozen state laws UW would no longer have to follow under Walker’s proposal that […]

Walker: Protesters prepared him to confront global terrorism

Walker: Protesters prepared him to confront global terrorism

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) – Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says his experience taking on protesters in his state helped prepare him to take on terrorists across the world. The likely Republican presidential contender on Thursday appeared at the Conservative Political Action Conference – known as CPAC – in suburban Washington. Asked how he would handle […]

Legislators looking for specific cost of Bucks’ arena

Legislators looking for specific cost of Bucks’ arena

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – The co-chairmen of the state Legislature’s Joint Finance Committee are pressing the Milwaukee Bucks owners to be specific about how much a new arena would cost. Assembly Speaker Robin Vos and Rep. John Nygren met separately with Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett in Madison this week and agreed that in order for […]


Agriculture

Record year for Wisconsin ag exports

Record year for Wisconsin ag exports

By: Bob Meyer-Brownfield Wisconsin agricultural exports hit a record $3.7 billion in 2014; a 13.6 percent increase over 2013 and the fifth consecutive annual increase. Exports of dairy and dairy derivatives from the Badger State totaled $479 million last year up 2 percent from 2013. Miscellaneous food exports increased 17 percent to $369 million, beverage […]

World Dairy Expo individual award nominations due

By: Bob Meyer-Brownfield This Sunday, February 15th is the deadline to nominate individuals for World Dairy Expo’s Dairy Woman, Man, International Person and Industry Person of the Year.  The four winners will be honored at the annual Dinner with the Stars at World Dairy Expo this fall.  Details and nomination forms are available here:

Walker makes new appointments in Wisconsin

Walker makes new appointments in Wisconsin

By: Bob Meyer-Brownfield Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker announced a few new staff appointments within his administration. Among the appointments: Sandra Chalmers becomes Assistant Deputy Secretary of the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP). Chalmers was the Administrator of the Division of Trade and Consumer Protection dealing mainly with consumer protection, weights and measures.  […]

California processors ask for a Federal Order

California processors ask for a Federal Order

By: Bob Meyer-Brownfield The three largest dairy cooperatives in California have petitioned USDA to have milk producers market under a Federal Milk Marketing Order. California operates under a state pricing mechanism which has consistently provided the lowest farm milk prices in the country. As an example: the January 4b price is $13.75 per hundredweight while […]

Growers vote to downsize Wisconsin Cherry Board

Growers vote to downsize Wisconsin Cherry Board

By: Bob Meyer-Brownfield Wisconsin tart cherry growers have voted to reduce the size of their marketing board from 7 to 5 and to eliminate voting districts. Currently there are two districts with each having three members on the board.  The 7th member represents the industry at-large.  The proposal would have all five members elected at-large. […]

National News

Rick Perry tells CPAC: Obama has made the world less safe

Rick Perry tells CPAC: Obama has made the world less safe

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) – Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry says the Islamic State group seizing territory in the Middle East represents the worst threat to freedom since communism. The likely Republican presidential contender spoke Friday morning in front of an audience of conservative activists at the second day of the annual CPAC convention just […]

Fiat Chrysler adds 467K SUVs to recall for possible stalling

Fiat Chrysler adds 467K SUVs to recall for possible stalling

DETROIT (AP) – Fiat Chrysler is adding more than 467,000 Dodge and Jeep SUVs worldwide to a recall from last year to fix a potential stalling problem. The company says it’s adding 2012 and 2013 Dodge Durangos and 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokees outside North America to a recall from September of last year. The Jeeps […]

Signed contracts to buy US homes rise to 18-month high

Signed contracts to buy US homes rise to 18-month high

WASHINGTON (AP) – The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes rose at a healthy pace in January, a sign that home sales are poised to accelerate after a slow start to the year. The National Association of Realtors says its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index increased 1.7 percent to 104.2 last month. […]

Economy grew at moderate 2.2 percent in fourth quarter

Economy grew at moderate 2.2 percent in fourth quarter

WASHINGTON (AP) – The U.S. economy slowed more sharply in the final three months of the year than previously believed, reflecting weaker business stockpiling and a bigger trade deficit. The slowdown is expected to be temporary as economists are still optimistic that growth will post a solid rebound in 2015. The Commerce Department says the […]

House clears way for short-term Homeland Security bill

House clears way for short-term Homeland Security bill

WASHINGTON (AP) – The House has cleared the way for passage of a short-term bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security and avert a partial agency shutdown. The vote was 240-183, and it came just hours ahead of a midnight deadline to fund the agency. The procedural vote cleared the way for final passage […]