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1 injured in Lincoln County rollover

TOWN OF SCOTT — A 48-year-old Kronenwetter man was injured in a single-vehicle rollover crash Sunday in the town of Scott, according to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department. Dispatchers received a 911 call at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday reporting that a heavy duty transport truck with a pull-behind tank had turned over on Lake Road… Keep Reading

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Hunters, government, industry at odds over deer urine

By MARY ESCH, Associated Press ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Deer hunters who like to lure their quarry with a dab of eau de doe-in-rut will have to find another way to attract a trophy buck in New York if state wildlife biologists have their way. Proposed regulations would add New York to a growing list… Keep Reading

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Packers cut QBs Callahan and Hill, and 2 drafted rookie WRs

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The close competition for the Green Bay Packers’ third-string quarterback job ended in an unfortunate tie for Joe Callahan and Taysom Hill. They were among roster cuts and other moves announced by the team Saturday to get to the 53-man roster. Two drafted rookie receivers were also released in DeAngelo… Keep Reading

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Turner’s double caps Nats’ 3-2 comeback win over Brewers

By JOE DiGIOVANNI, Associated Press MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Washington Nationals snapped out of their hitting slump just in time and survived a scare when a line drive slammed into ace Max Scherzer’s left calf in the first inning. Trea Turner’s double to the center field wall scored Wilmer Difo from first base in the… Keep Reading

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Police: Missing boater found dead

PHELPS — The body of a missing boater has been found in a Vilas County lake, police said Saturday. The Vilas County Sheriff’s Department was first alerted Monday, Aug. 28, to a report of an empty fishing boat found on the shoreline at Big Sand Lake, police said. The boat was found with its running… Keep Reading

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Full court won’t hear Wisconsin right-to-work challenge

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A full federal appeals court will not hear a challenge to Wisconsin’s right-to-work law. The law prohibits businesses and unions from reaching deals that require all workers to pay union dues. Unions maintain the law enables nonunion members to receive free representation. Two chapters of the International Union of Operating Engineers… Keep Reading

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No. 9 Wisconsin overcomes slow start, routs Utah State 59-10

By GENARO C. ARMAS, AP Sports Writer MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Alex Hornibrook threw three touchdown passes, Wisconsin forced four turnovers, and the No. 9 Badgers recovered from a miserable start with a dominating second half to beat Utah State 59-10 on Friday night. Freshman Jonathan Taylor ran for 87 yards and a touchdown on… Keep Reading

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Nelson strikes out 11 in Brewers’ 1-0 win over Nationals

By JOE DiGIOVANNI, Associated Press MILWAUKEE (AP) — It took Jimmy Nelson 14 batters to start regularly throwing his fastball for strikes. Once he did, it was lights out for the Washington Nationals. Nelson scattered three singles and struck out 11 over seven innings and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Nationals 1-0 on Friday night.… Keep Reading

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Scoring Roundup: East, West, Everest take losses in Friday night football

BC-WI-FBH–Prep Scores, WI The Associated Press BC-WI-FBH–Prep Scores,888 Friday’s Scores By The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Amherst 36, Shiocton 0 Antigo 33, Ashland 0 Appleton West 47, Wausau West 14 Auburndale 21, Rib Lake/Prentice 7 Badger 38, Waterford 21 Bangor 50, Royall 0 Beaver Dam 14, Baraboo 13 Berlin 42, Kettle Moraine Lutheran 6 Black… Keep Reading

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