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FILE - This March 22, 2019 booking file photo, provided by the Marinette County Jail shows Raymand Vannieuwenhoven. Vannieuwenhoven, an 83-year-old man charged with killing a couple in a northeastern Wisconsin park in 1976, has been found competent to stand trial. A judge in Marinette County Circuit Court on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020, found that Vannieuwenhoven is able to understand the court proceedings and assist in his own defense.  (Marinette County Jail via AP, File)

Man charged in 1976 Wisconsin killings competent for trial

Nov. 5, 2020 8:37 AM EST

MARINETTE, Wis. (AP) — An 83-year-old man charged with killing a couple in a northeastern Wisconsin park in 1976 has been found competent to stand trial. A judge in Marinette County Circuit Court on Wednesday found that Raymand Vannieuwenhoven is able to understand the court proceedings and assist in his...

President Donald Trump walks out of Walter Reed National Military Medical Center to return to the White House after receiving treatments for covid-19, Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, in Bethesda, Md. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Trump 270 path narrows, Wisconsin mirrors swing state plight

Oct. 8, 2020 3:18 PM EDT

MEDFORD, Wis. (AP) — President Donald Trump's once-comfortable advantage in the pivotal region of Wisconsin around the blue-collar hub of Green Bay has dwindled. In suburban Milwaukee, long a Republican-dominated area, it has thinned as well. And his supporters are far from confident he can find thousands...