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Biden praises federal endorsement of booster shot; African leaders decry 'vaccine apartheid': COVID-19 updates

Wisconsin reports more COVID cases in kids than any other age group. Florida schools receive federal aid after defying state mandates. COVID updates       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Wisconsin Teenager Wins Lawsuit Over COVID Social Media Post

A Wisconsin high school student has won a federal lawsuit she brought against a sheriff who threatened her with jail time early in the COVID-19 pandemic if she didn’t remove social media posts saying she had the virus.
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These USPS mail carriers must prove they can repeatedly jump on and off a moving boat

Every year, six "mail jumpers" are hired every summer to repeatedly leap on and off a big moving boat to deliver mail to around 60 homes on Wisconsin's Geneva Lake. Below is a news report on local youth vying for this odd job. — Read the rest
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Biden praises federal endorsement of booster shot; Wisconsin reports more cases in kids than any age group: COVID-19 updates

Wisconsin reports more COVID cases in kids than any other age group. Florida schools receive federal aid after defying state mandates. COVID updates       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Florida, Usa, News, Wisconsin, Biden, Usa Today, COVID


Tight Supply of Homes Could Hold Back Record Sales

Sales of existing homes in Wisconsin are outpacing last year’s record purchases, but experts say the lack of inventory has tapped down the hot market.
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Wisconsin reports more cases in kids than any age group; CDC endorses booster shot for millions of older Americans: COVID-19 updates

Wisconsin reports more COVID cases in kids than any other age group. Florida schools receive federal aid after defying state mandates. COVID updates       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Florida, Usa, News, Cdc, Wisconsin, Usa Today


Tom Felton, ‘Harry Potter’ actor, collapses at Ryder Cup in Wisconsin

British actor Tom Felton, known for his Draco Malfoy role in the "Harry Potter" films, was hospitalized in Wisconsin on Thursday after...
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Week 4 Preview: Hogs-Aggies, Badgers-Irish Featured Games

No. 16 Arkansas' game against No. 7 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, and No. 18 Wisconsin's meeting with No. 12 Notre Dame at Soldier Field in Chicago highlight the college football schedule on Saturday.
Tags: Chicago, Arkansas, Wisconsin, ARLINGTON Texas, AT T Stadium, Hogs Aggies Badgers


Ryder Cup: Team USA prepares for the ‘big one’ at home

Team USA’s Collin Morikawa lines up a putt on the 17th green during a practice round prior to the 43rd Ryder Cup this week at Whistling Straits in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images) Team USA’s Jordan Spieth hits a drive on the fourth hole during a practice day at the Ryder Cup at the Whistling Straits Golf Course on Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021, in Sheboygan, Wis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) Team USA’s Patrick Cantlay watches a chip on the third hole during a practice day a...
Tags: Europe, Usa, England, France, Scotland, Sport, Soccer, United States, Ireland, United Kingdom, Paris, Ian Poulter, PGA of America, Graeme Mcdowell, Rory Mcilroy, Justin Rose


Tom Felton of 'Harry Potter' Fame Collapses at Ryder Cup

British actor Tom Felton is getting treatment in a Wisconsin hospital after collapsing at the Ryder Cup.
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Republicans Say Charges Against Refugees Raise Concerns

Wisconsin Republicans are renewing concerns about the vetting process of Afghanistan refugees who are being housed at a military base in the state after two Afghan men were charged with assault and engaging in a sexual act with a child.
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Voelkel, Ex-Johnson Aide, to Run for Lieutenant Governor

Ben Voelkel, a former aide to Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson, said Thursday he’s running for lieutenant governor.
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4th Wisconsin Voter Out of 3 Million Charged With Fraud

A fourth Wisconsin voter out of roughly 3 million who cast ballots in the 2020 presidential election has been charged with election fraud by a Republican prosecutor who is running for attorney general.
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Underly: More Money, Less Divisiveness Needed for Schools

Wisconsin state schools chief Jill Underly says the state is “failing a generation of kids” by underfunding schools and allowing funding gaps to widen between schools.
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3rd Wisconsin Voter Out of 3 Million Charged With Fraud

A third Wisconsin voter out of roughly 3 million who cast ballots in the 2020 presidential election has been charged with election fraud by a Republican prosecutor who is running for attorney general.
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Wisconsin GOP Redistricting Resolution Draws Democratic Ire

A resolution from Wisconsin Republicans calling for new political boundary lines to adhere as closely as possible to existing congressional and legislative districts is drawing criticism from Democrats who have long argued the existing maps are gerrymandered and unconstitutional.
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Man Accused of Helping Son After Slayings of 4 in Minnesota

The father of a man charged with fatally shooting four people in Minnesota and leaving their bodies in a vehicle abandoned in Wisconsin is accused of helping his son after the slayings.
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As partisan Arizona election review ends, GOP tries copycat tactics in other states

This week, a Texas lawmaker introduced a bill that would mandate third-party reviews of the 2020 election in the state's largest counties. In Wisconsin, a Republican overseeing a partisan investigation of last year's election results recently warned local election clerks of potential subpoenas.
Tags: Texas, News, Gop, Arizona, Stories, Wisconsin


Kaul Slams GOP Election Investigation, Calls for Gun Laws

Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul is accusing Republicans of chasing conspiracy theories with a $680,000 taxpayer-funded investigation into the 2020 election.
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Mike Pence praised declining abortions under Hungary's authoritarian regime and said he hopes the Supreme Court will restrict abortion

Former Vice President Mike Pence Sean Rayford/Getty Images Mike Pence praised Hungary's authoritarian leader for overseeing a declining abortion rate. Pence lamented the "erosion of the nuclear family" at the Budapest Demographic Summit. He also said he hopes the US Supreme Court will restrict the longstanding right to an abortion. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former Vice President Mike Pence praised Hungary's authoritarian leader, Viktor Orbán, for overseein...
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Week 4 college football picks: Notre Dame vs. Wisconsin, Texas A&M at Arkansas and more

Can UCLA bounce back? Who wins between ranked Notre Dame and Wisconsin? J. Brady McCollough offers his projections.
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Patrick Byrne, the pro-Trump former Overstock CEO admits funneling cash to his ex-lover Maria Butina, the glamorous spy expected to be elected to Russia's parliament

Former Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne (L) and Russian agent Maria Butina (R) Getty Images/AP Former Russian agent Maria Butina stood for a seat in Russia's parliamentary elections, last week. In 2018 Butina was jailed for acting as an unregistered foreign agent in the US. Butina recently received large sums of money from her ex-boyfriend Patrick Byrne, the former CEO of online retailer Overstock.com and Donald Trump supporter. See more stories on Insider's business page. Maria Butina,...
Tags: New York Post, Politics, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Washington, Russia, US, International, Trends, UK News, Fbi, Gop, United States, Washington Dc, Moscow, Wisconsin


Two Afghan evacuees charged with crimes at Fort McCoy in Wisconsin

Two Afghan evacuees were charged with crimes at Fort McCoy, an Army installation in Wisconsin, the Justice Department said Wednesday.
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Native American tribes sue Wisconsin to stop planned gray wolf hunt

Six Native American tribes are suing the state of Wisconsin, claiming that the state's planned wolf hunts go against their treaty-protected rights.
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Officials: Latest COVID-19 Surge Hasn't Peaked in Wisconsin

Wisconsin health officials say the latest surge of COVID-19 infections due to the highly contagious delta variant has not yet peaked in the state.
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Wisconsin Hunters Urged to Submit Samples for CWD

Wisconsin deer hunters are being urged by state wildlife officials to submit samples for chronic wasting disease, which is still spreading throughout the state after first being detected nearly 20 years ago.
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Editorial Roundup: Wisconsin

Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. September 19, 2021.
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The statues that were torn down last summer — "Forward" and Hans Christian Heg — were restored to the Wisconsin state capitol square yesterday.

 From the Wisconsin State Journal:  [O]n June 23, 2020, as protesters battered the “Forward” statue. A deep boom followed as the roughly one-ton bronze piece fell to the ground. Hundreds cheered. Shortly after, protesters tore down the Heg statue.... The night of unrest was prompted by the arrest of a local Black activist earlier that day after he walked into a restaurant carrying a baseball bat and swore at customers through a bullhorn....  The “Forward” statue, a replica of the original th...
Tags: Law, Sculpture, Protests, Wisconsin, Madison, Monuments, Lake Monona, Race Consciousness, Ann Althouse, Mottos, Left-wing Ideology, Destruction Of Art, Hans Christian Heg, Heg, Jay Jurma, Jurma


Would You Pay $715 for A&W Apparel? The Chain’s New Swag Takes Brand Merch to a New Level

Like a growing number of restaurants before it, A&W is diving into the stylish swag business, dropping a clothing and accessories line inspired by one of its most popular menu items: fried curds made from Wisconsin cheese. But the brand--perhaps best known for its frosty root beer and old-school dining experience--is forging a pricey new...
Tags: Advertising, Wisconsin, Food & Beverage, New Level, Product Innovation, Fashion & Apparel


These comfort foods are skyrocketing in popularity this year

Americans turned to mac and cheese and other classic comfort foods during the pandemic. LindasPhotography/Getty Images The comfort foods growing the fastest in popularity are a mix of international foods and American dishes. Some of the fastest growing comfort foods are elote - a Mexican corn dish - and Cacio e Pepe. According to Dataessential, these are the foods that are surging in popularity. See more stories on Insider's business page. #10 Pork rinds The Utz brand of por...
Tags: Minnesota, US, Trends, Wisconsin, Quebec, Pepe, Liz, Bao, Midwestern, Cacio, Matt Weinberger, Elote, Gnudi, Gnudi Gnudi, Ashley Collman, Dataessential