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12:14 pm
Mon March 2, 2015

Wisconsin Citizens Expect the Opportunity to Weigh-in on Legislation

Another day-long public hearing takes place Monday in Madison on the right-to-work bill. State law does not require such hearings; they're tradition.

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Politics & Government
6:00 am
Mon March 2, 2015

Wisconsin in the Midst of a Political Shift

Under Gov. Walker's leadership, some believe Wisconsin has fundamentally shifted right.
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Over the last four years, Wisconsin has been in the national news a lot and for good reason.

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Environment
5:00 am
Mon March 2, 2015

Massive Bird Atlas Project Kicks Off in Wisconsin

Bill Mueller at the Urban Ecology Center Riverside talking up the Wisconsin Breeding Bird Atlas.
Credit S Bence

Over the next five years thousands of volunteers and professionals will track down birds that breed and raise their young in Wisconsin. The data will be distilled into Wisconsin Breeding Bird Atlas.

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Environment
5:07 pm
Fri February 27, 2015

Gogebic Taconite Closing Office in Northern Wisconsin

Water moves throughout the Penokees

The company had wanted to mine iron ore in the Penokee Hills region, but the office closing seems to cast doubt on the plans.

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Politics & Government
2:16 pm
Fri February 27, 2015

What Do Wisconsin's Battles Over Higher Education & Right-to-Work Have in Common?

UW-Madison's School of Business
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Wisconsin is experiencing two major political battles right now – right-to-work and higher education funding. They’re debates that largely skew down partisan lines. But one analyst says they actually have similarities that go deeper.

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Arts & Culture
1:34 pm
Fri February 27, 2015

Greensky Bluegrass: Live on Lake Effect

Greensky Bluegrass
Credit Chris Monaghan

Michigan's Greensky Bluegrass is in town tonight to play at the Pabst Theatre. We get an exclusive preview of their tune The Four from Lake Effect's performance studio.

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Politics & Government
1:21 pm
Fri February 27, 2015

Walker Still Setting His Narrative, but it Could Fade

Ever since Gov. Walker wowed a gathering of Iowa conservatives a few weeks ago, the country has been learning a lot more about him.

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Politics & Government
8:24 am
Fri February 27, 2015

Walker Says 2011 Protests Prepared Him to Deal with Potential Terror Threats

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker addresses the 42nd annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) February 26, 2015 in National Harbor, Maryland.
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Democrats and other critics of Gov. Scott Walker are outraged over comments he made at the CPAC conference in Washington, D.C.

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Politics & Government
6:45 pm
Thu February 26, 2015

Walker Says Steadfastness in Wisconsin has Prepared Him to Serve as President

Walker said, a couple times, 'if' he decides to run for president
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Gov. Walker spoke Thursday to members of the Conservative Political Action Conference, apparently trying to gain traction for a presidential bid.

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Politics & Government
4:02 pm
Thu February 26, 2015

Governor Walker Talks National Politics in Milwaukee

Walker says terrorism is a concern
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Gov. Walker on Thursday made the media rounds.

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