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Jarchow, Toney vie for chance to taken on Wisconsin AG Kaul

Aug. 10, 2022 00:32 AM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A testy race between the Republicans seeking to knock off Democratic Attorney General Josh Kaul went to voters Tuesday, with Eric Tony and Adam Jarchow locked in a close race as results trickled in late. The pair were the leading candidates in a race that...

Wisconsin man dies when motorcycle hits bear in Montana

Aug. 09, 2022 16:11 PM EDT

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A Wisconsin man has died after his motorcycle struck a black bear on a western Montana highway, authorities said Tuesday. The 66-year-old man from Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, was southbound on Montana Highway 83 just after 9:30 a.m. Sunday when a bear crossed the...

Editorial Roundup: Wisconsin

Jul. 21, 2022 03:40 AM EDT

Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. July 19, 2022. Editorial: A lifesaving number This Saturday marks a major day for mental health in the United States. A new, nationwide crisis hotline will go live. The basic concept isn’t new. It’s something advocates...

Man given 8 years for fatal ambulance crash in Fond du Lac

Jul. 08, 2022 09:44 AM EDT

FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — A drunken driver who caused a fatal crash with an ambulance in Fond du Lac has been sentenced to eight years in prison. A judge in Fond du Lac County also ordered David Worley to spend seven years on extended supervision Thursday. ...

Man convicted of killing grandmother in Fond du Lac County

May. 17, 2022 11:44 AM EDT

FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — A man who blamed his grandmother's slaying on the “cartel” has been found guilty of killing her in Fond du Lac County. Thirty-three-year-old Gregory Spittel was convicted late Monday of second-degree reckless homicide, battery or threat to a law...