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DNA Used To Identify Skeletal Remains Found In Monroe County

D-N-A from the children of a fugitive has been used to identify the skeletal remains found in the town of Clifton last year.  The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office says Jose Juan Zuniga Jimenez was found by a hunter the day after Thanksgiving.  Jimenez was wanted for a domestic incident in Elroy in March 2016.  Police…read more »

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Presidential Hopeful Makes Stops In Wisconsin

Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke tells a Madison crowd he has issues with the detaining of immigrant children at the U-S border with Mexico.  O’Rourke brought his presidential campaign to Wisconsin Sunday.  It was his second visit to Madison, but his first since making his campaign for the White House official.  After speaking at a coffee…read more »

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16-Year-Old Girls Say 3 Men Sexually, Physically Abused Them

Two 16-year-old girls say they were held against their will while being sexually and physically abused.  Three Milwaukee men are charged with two counts of mayhem as party to a crime, two counts of child abuse and two counts of sexual intercourse with a child.  Twenty-eight-year-old Antwan Alexander, 22-year-old Wesley Brechlin and 21-year-old Jarmon Turner…read more »

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Two Area Women Candidates for 72nd Alice in Dairyland

Five top candidates for the 72nd Alice in Dairyland were announced today, a key step in the process of selecting Wisconsin’s next agricultural ambassador. The five top candidates were announced at a press conference held at the New Glarus Hotel in New Glarus. Following an extensive interview process, the 72nd Alice in Dairyland will be…read more »

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Janesville Man Arrested for Seventh OWI

A Janesville man was arrested for his seventh OWI after attempting to run away from police early Sunday morning. 39 year old Pharon J. Voegeli was stopped in the area of Milton Avenue and Mt. Zion Street for failing to stop at a stop sign at 12:32 a.m., according to the Janesville Police Department. Upon…read more »

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$1M Bail Set for Man Charged with Killing Missing Girl’s Mom

Cash bond is set at $1 million for a 34-year-old man accused of killing a missing girl’s mother in Milwaukee. Dariaz Higgins appeared in court Sunday on charges including first-degree intentional homicide. Higgins is accused of fatally shooting 24-year-old Sierra Robinson and wounding another woman last week. Higgins is the father of 2-year-old Noelani Robinson.…read more »

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