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All Wisconsin calls will require dialing the area code

Oct. 23, 2021 10:58 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Starting Sunday people in Wisconsin will have to dial local numbers using 10 digits — the area code and the seven-digit phone number. Currently, people in Wisconsin can place a call to a number in the same area code without dialing the area code. ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 06:10 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= ALAH 49, Villa Grove-Heritage Coop 22 Aledo (Mercer County) 36, Annawan/Wethersfield (FB Coop) 18 Algonquin (Jacobs) 47, Dundee-Crown 14 Amboy 46, Alden-Hebron 8 ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 04:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= WIAA 8-Player Tournament= First Round= Belmont 58, Oakfield 24 Gilman 53, Clayton 15 Laona-Wabeno 20, Three Lakes/Phelps 6 Lena/St. Thomas Aquinas 44,...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 03:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Adams Central 42, Fillmore Central 13 Aquinas 42, Tekamah-Herman 6 Archbishop Bergan 49, Ponca 14 Arthur County 52, South Platte 18 Ashland-Greenwood 30, Platteview 7 ...

Madison libraries start Native American storytelling program

Oct. 23, 2021 01:18 AM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Andi Cloud has “always, always” loved stories. Growing up, Cloud was tucked into bed with a story told by her “gaga,” which means grandma in Ho-Chunk. For Cloud, storytelling is more than a calming nightly ritual — it’s part of her...

Exhibit honoring black migrants to be unveiled in Wisconsin

Oct. 23, 2021 01:11 AM EDT

MOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. (AP) — Pastor Tyrone Patrick’s grandfather, Robert Patrick, worked picking cotton in Mississippi and could “out-pick anybody.” The more cotton he picked, the more money he made, because he was paid by the pound. With 14 children to help raise...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 00:55 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= A.C. Flora 53, Lugoff-Elgin 17 Abbeville 55, Ninety Six 0 Andrew Jackson Academy 58, Conway Christian School 6 Asheville School, N.C. 34, Camden Military Academy 14 Ashley...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 00:33 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Ada Forest Hills Eastern 55, Wayland Union 6 Akron-Fairgrove 42, Caseville 0 Allen Park 48, Southgate Anderson 0 Allendale 35, Spring Lake 28 Alma 27, Big Rapids 20 ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 00:33 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Barnegat 48, Lakewood 20 Belleville 41, Kearny 0 Bogota 48, Emerson 19 Boonton 28, Pequannock 7 Bordentown 56, Pitman 14 Bridgewater-Raritan 31,...

Wisconsin audit finds elections are 'safe and secure'

Oct. 22, 2021 19:44 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A highly anticipated nonpartisan audit of the 2020 presidential election in Wisconsin released Friday did not identify any widespread fraud in the battleground state, which a key Republican legislative leader said shows its elections are “safe and secure.” ...