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Make sure you are legally harvesting wild ginseng, DNR says

Madison.com Local News - 1 hour 42 min ago
Wild ginseng means big money for those harvesting the root, but it could also mean big trouble if those harvesting it are doing so illegally.
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Property Trax: Wall Street Journal profiles UW Athletic Director Barry Alvarez's swanky poolside cabana

Madison.com Local News - 1 hour 57 min ago
The story features colorful photos of the luxury cabana and explores how and why Alvarez built it.
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Racine Journal Times: Speak up about poor rural phone service

Madison.com Local News - 2 hours 27 min ago
“Can you hear me now?” Not, apparently, if you are living in rural Wisconsin and many other rural areas in the country.
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Meriter to close dental clinic, give $1 million to Access for dental care

Madison.com Local News - 2 hours 27 min ago
Meriter-UnityPoint Health plans to close Meriter Hospital’s Max W. Pohle Dental Clinic next year and give $1 million to Access Community Health Centers to expand its dental services, the organ…
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Cement truck tips over as driver avoids crash, Walworth County Sheriff's Office says

Madison.com Local News - 2 hours 42 min ago
A cement truck that tipped over Thursday in Walworth County did so when the driver slammed on the brakes to avoid a collision, authorities reported.
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Recount flips results in Wisconsin Senate primary

Madison.com Local News - 2 hours 53 min ago
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A recount that did not include 110 missing ballots flipped the results in a Democratic primary for a state Senate seat in southwestern Wisconsin, the candidates said.
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GAB results of recount give Pat Bomhack Democratic primary win in 17th Senate District

Madison.com Local News - 2 hours 57 min ago
Unofficial results had Ernie Wittwer winning the race by seven votes.
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Together: Keep supplies organized to let creativity flourish

Madison.com Local News - 3 hours 12 min ago
If you are an enthusiastic crafter, you may have noticed that your crafting supplies have gotten out of hand, cluttering up your workspace.
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Memoir of farm crisis survivor is a 'Letter From the Heart'

Madison.com Local News - 3 hours 12 min ago
A new memoir shows the life of the Massey family goes well beyond their fame during the farm crisis. 
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Away from home for the first time? Protect your personal info

Madison.com Local News - 3 hours 27 min ago
Thousands of college students heading to UW-Madison and other campuses across the state are away from home for the first time, and might be too busy to be thinking of securing their personal i…
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Geshé Sopa, 92, founder of Deer Park Buddhist Center and renowned scholar, dies

Madison.com Local News - 3 hours 42 min ago
Sopa was great friends with the Dalai Lama, who became a regular visitor to Madison because of the close relationship.
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Man critically injured falling off top of moving vehicle in Monroe County

Madison.com Local News - 4 hours 12 min ago
A rural Norwalk man was critically injured early Friday when he fell off the roof of a moving vehicle in a field in Monroe County.
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Report of shots fired on Southwest Side unfounded, nobody injured

Madison.com Local News - 4 hours 42 min ago
Madison police responded to reports of shots being fired Thursday on the city's Southwest Side, but officers could find no evidence of gunfire.
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NYC developer makes changes in 'poor door' design

Madison.com Local News - 4 hours 55 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) — A developer and city officials say some changes have been negotiated in a plan for a so-called "poor door" for less-affluent residents of a Manhattan skyscraper.
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Stolen cars in Janesville had keys inside, police say

Madison.com Local News - 5 hours 12 min ago
Two car owners in Janesville made it easy for thieves to take their vehicles this week, by leaving the keys inside the cars.
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Brewers: Effort to trade for Justin Morneau fails

Madison.com Local News - 5 hours 27 min ago
Milwaukee successfully claimed Morneau, 33, off waivers but the Rockies pulled the former AL MVP back after the two clubs couldn't agree to compensation.
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Balancing Act: Sharing victories, winning at marriage

Madison.com Local News - 5 hours 57 min ago
How’s this for sobering?
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Doug Moe: Billionaire's cloning quest led to Madison

Madison.com Local News - 6 hours 12 min ago
Phoenix University founder John Sperling's death last week, at 93, rekindles memories of his efforts to clone his dog. 
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Madison Snaps: August 29, 2014

Isthmus - 6 hours 12 min ago
Today's image titled "Frank Lloyd Wright's Lamp House" was photographed by Michael Leland.
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