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Freshman phenom Baldwin savors chance to play for his dad

Oct. 27, 2021 02:43 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — As one of the nation’s top-10 prospects in his class, Patrick Baldwin could have signed with just about any college basketball program in the country. He opted to stay home and play for his father at Milwaukee, instantly making...

Wisconsin lawmakers to send anti-abortion bills to governor

Oct. 26, 2021 23:48 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Republican-controlled Wisconsin Assembly was poised to give final approval Wednesday to a package of anti-abortion bills that Democratic Gov. Tony Evers is all-but certain to veto. Final approval of the bills designed the reduce the number of...

Tuesday's Scores

Oct. 26, 2021 23:35 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Class AAAAA= Section 1= Northfield 48, Austin 14 Rochester Century 40, Rochester John Marshall 28 Section 2= New Prague 34, Mankato East 21 ...

Lazard is latest Packers WR to go on reserve/COVID-19 list

Oct. 26, 2021 18:51 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay's decimated receiving group has taken one more hit as the Packers prepare to face the unbeaten Arizona Cardinals. Allen Lazard joined 2020 All-Pro wideout Davante Adams on the reserve/COVID-19 list Tuesday. Adams was placed on the list...

Wisconsin Assembly passes workforce housing bills

Oct. 26, 2021 17:43 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Assembly passed a package of bills Tuesday touted by Republicans and the state's building and real estate industries as a way to create more affordable housing for workers, reduce regulations and reform outdated practices. A tight...

Unbeaten Cardinals still on top of latest AP Pro32 poll

Oct. 26, 2021 17:35 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals are still perfect this season. And now they face a quick turnaround in their bid to keep it that way. The Cardinals moved to 7-0 after dominating the Houston Texans on Sunday. They open Week 8 by hosting the surging Green Bay...

Vos says more subpoenas, longer election probe possible

Oct. 26, 2021 14:52 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The top Republican in the Wisconsin Assembly, who ordered an investigation into the 2020 presidential election, said Tuesday that more subpoenas may be needed and that the work could stretch into 2022. Assembly Speaker Robin Vos also said it was...

Paramedic on trial, accused of sexually assaulting patient

Oct. 26, 2021 11:22 AM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A paramedic is on trial in Dane County where he's accused sexually assaulting a woman while she was being taken to the hospital in an ambulance. The Janesville woman testified Monday that the paramedic touched her inappropriately and exposed...

Monday's Scores

Oct. 26, 2021 04:10 AM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= NSAA Playoffs= Class A= District A-1= North Platte def. Omaha South, 25-7, 25-10, 25-9 District A-2= Omaha North def. Omaha Benson, 25-19, 25-13,...

Judge sets final ground rules for Rittenhouse trial evidence

Oct. 25, 2021 21:10 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin judge laid out the final ground rules Monday on what evidence will be allowed when Kyle Rittenhouse goes on trial next week for shooting three people during a protest against police brutality, ruling he'll permit testimony from the defense's use-of-force...