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List of college teams cut because of coronavirus pandemic

Jul. 8, 2020 4:15 PM EDT

Four-year college athletic teams eliminated because of budgetary cuts or school closures associated with the coronavirus pandemic, according to research by The Associated Press through Wednesday, July 8. (x-denotes school closure; y-effective in 2021) : DIVISION I (51) Baseball (3): Boise State, Chicago State,...

Green Bay family escapes after house catches fire

Jul. 4, 2020 12:29 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — A family in Green Bay escaped injury Friday night after their house caught fire. The Green Bay Press Gazette reported that firefighters responded to the blaze around 10:45 p.m. The home’s first and second floors were on fire and flames had spread to an adjacent home. ...

Tom Nondorf, president of American Legion Post 85 in Muscoda, heads up a spring morel mushroom sale but in the summer is busy once a month with a hamburger sale in the village's downtown Wednesday June 24, 2020 in Muscoda, Wisconsin. Proceeds from both fundraisers are used to support a variety of Legion programs, including flags on village streets.  (Barry Adams/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)

No mushrooms, but Muscoda Legion burgers offer filling meal

Jul. 4, 2020 1:01 AM EDT

MUSCODA, Wis. (AP) — Tom Nondorf wants to forget about this past spring. The annual Morel Mushroom Festival here was canceled in May due to the COVID-19 coronavirus. And the weather was so cold and dry there were few mushrooms for him to buy from local pickers and sell to fungus lovers throughout the...

Packers to play before significantly smaller Lambeau crowds

Jul. 3, 2020 2:06 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers will play before significantly fewer fans at Lambeau Field this year, if they play in front of any at all. The Packers told season ticket holders Friday to prepare for a football season unlike any the NFL has experienced because of the coronavirus pandemic....

FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020, file photo, Utah State quarterback Jordan Love works out at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis. The Green Bay Packers have signed each of their two top draft picks now that they’ve agreed to terms with Love and Boston College running back A.J. Dillon, the team announced Wednesday, July 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

Packers sign 1st-round pick Love, 2nd-round choice Dillon

Jul. 1, 2020 5:26 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers said Wednesday they have signed Utah State quarterback Jordan Love and Boston College running back A.J. Dillon, their top two draft picks. Green Bay gave the Miami Dolphins a fourth-round draft choice to move up four spots in the first round and take Love 26th...

Bond set for defendant in Green Bay crash that killed three

Jun. 30, 2020 12:41 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Bond has been set at $100,000 cash for a 22-year-old man accused of driving recklessly before a crash that killed three people in Green Bay. WLUK-TV reports the man made a court appearance Monday in Brown County. He is suspected of driving his vehicle between 60 and 90 mph before...

Suspect held in crash that killed 3 in Green Bay

Jun. 29, 2020 6:54 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Authorities are holding a 22-year-old man as a suspect in a two-vehicle crash that killed three people in Green Bay. The man was being held Monday in Brown County Jail on a recommended charge of second-degree reckless homicide. WLUK-TV reports the man is suspected of driving his...

Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden, center, speaks to Stacie Ritter, right, and her son, Jan, during a meeting with families who have benefited from the Affordable Care Act, Thursday, June 25, 2020, in Lancaster, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Dueling Trump-Biden events offer contrasting virus responses

Jun. 26, 2020 9:29 AM EDT

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A presidential campaign that has largely been frozen for several months because of the coronavirus is looking a bit more like those from other years. President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden swung through critical battleground states, presenting starkly different...

Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden, center, speaks to Stacie Ritter, right, and her son, Jan, during a meeting with families who have benefited from the Affordable Care Act, Thursday, June 25, 2020, in Lancaster, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Dueling Trump-Biden events offer contrasting virus responses

Jun. 25, 2020 10:33 PM EDT

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A presidential campaign that has largely been frozen for several months because of the coronavirus took on a degree of normalcy on Thursday when President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden swung through critical battleground states presenting starkly different visions...

President Donald Trump speaks during a visit to Fincantieri Marinette Marine, Thursday, June 25, 2020, in Marinette, Wis. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

In Wisconsin, Trump boasts of 'aptitude for manufacturing'

Jun. 25, 2020 10:30 PM EDT

MARINETTE, Wis. (AP) — Despite enormous economic headwinds and sky-high unemployment numbers, President Donald Trump sought to showcase his record as a job creator on Thursday during a visit to a shipyard in the battleground state of Wisconsin. Trump boasted of his “aptitude for...