State News
Wisconsin Assembly passes right-to-work (VIDEO)
The Wisconsin state Assembly approved controversial right-to-work legislation Friday morning, after a grueling 24 hour debate. The party line, 62-35 vote clears the way for Governor Scott Walker to sign the bill on Monday. In post vote comments to reporters, Assembly minority leader Peter Barca (D-Kenosha) called the legislation, which was the subject of numerous […]
03/06/2015 10:53:21am
Wisconsin right-to-work debate stretches into Friday morning
As much of the state remained in bed, the Wisconsin Assembly pushed on Friday morning with a marathon debate over controversial right-to-work legislation. As of 4 a.m. Friday, the Assembly had been debating a motion to refer the bill to the chamber’s Small Business Committee for more than seven hours. The debate has been marked […]
03/06/2015 05:14:12am
Badgers capture Big Ten title outright
It was senior day for the Minnesota Gophers and they wanted nothing more than to upset their Big Ten rivals.  The 6th-ranked Wisconsin Badgers had other plans, like knocking off rival Minnesota on the Gophers home floor, to win the Big Ten title outright. Frank Kaminsky and Sam Dekker combined to score 30 in the […]
03/06/2015 04:50:02am
Packers add IFL linebacker
The Green Bay Packers signed first-year ILB Josh Francis out of West Virginia.  Francis spent time with the CFL’s Winnipeg Blue Bombers in 2014 and the IFL’s Wichita Falls Nighthawks in 2015. Francis played two seasons for the Mountaineers (2011-12), after  two years at Lackawanna College (Pa.).  He started 13 of 21 games for the Mountaineers and led […]
03/06/2015 02:30:45am
WIAA State Hockey results
Day one is in the books at the WIAA Boys State Hockey Tournament at Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Madison. Quarterfinal Results Cedarburg 3, Reedsburg Co-op 2 Superior 4, Janesville Parker/Craig 2 Madison Memorial 4, Eau Claire Memorial 3 Wausau West 4, Appleton United 3 Friday semifinals Cedarburg (24-2-1) vs. Superior (12-15-1)  5 p.m. Madison Memorial […]
03/06/2015 01:07:17am