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Tom Oates: Jeremy Jeffress makes strong first impression in second tour with Brewers

Madison.com Local News - 38 min 57 sec ago
The right-hander's overpowering performance in the ninth inning against Cincinnati excites his manager and teammates.
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Gov. Scott Walker in dead heat with Mary Burke in new poll

Madison.com Local News - 48 min 57 sec ago
Gov. Scott Walker leads Mary Burke 46-45 among registered voters, but she leads 47-46 with likely voters.
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On Politics: Poll finds strong public support for repealing state's marriage amendment

Madison.com Local News - 58 min 57 sec ago
In 2006, 59 percent of voters supported the marriage amendment. Now about the same percent support repeal.
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Restaurant News: It's All Greek is puzzling health officials with delivery service

Madison.com Local News - 1 hour 28 min ago
It's All Greek in Monona has positioned itself as a fast-food restaurant selling gyros and other Greek classics. All it's missing is a license.
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Gov. Scott Walker wrong to stop enforcing law, birth control advocates say

Madison.com Local News - 1 hour 28 min ago
Birth control advocates on Wednesday said Gov. Scott Walker's administration is misguided in stopping enforcement of the state's contraception coverage law for employers with religious objecti…
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Scott Walker: Criticism of Mary Burke not a criticism of outsourcing

Madison.com Local News - 1 hour 43 min ago
Walker said Burke is being hypocritical for taking credit for Trek Bicycle's success, while downplaying its outsourcing.
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Madison Opera co-founder, arts supporter Lois Dick dies

Madison.com Local News - 1 hour 43 min ago
Lois Dick, a co-founder of the Madison Opera, prominent actress, educator and arts supporter, died Friday after a long illness. She was 91.
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Scott Walker tops Mary Burke in major and out-of-state donations

Isthmus - 2 hours 24 min ago
Two weeks before the July 21 deadline for filing campaign finance reports, the campaigns of Mary Burke, the likely Democratic candidate for Wisconsin governor, and Scott Walker, the Republican incumbent, issued press releases projecting some key numbers. These figures were nearly the same as those in the actual reports, filed on the due date with the state Government Accountability Board.
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Brewers: Mark Reynolds powers Milwaukee to sweep of Reds

Madison.com Local News - 2 hours 43 min ago
The first baseman homers twice in a 5-1 victory as the Brewers complete a three-game sweep of the Cincinnati Reds.
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Man, insurance co. settle over wrongful conviction

Madison.com Local News - 3 hours 4 min ago
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Friendship man who spent almost three years in prison after being wrongfully convicted of arson has reached an undisclosed settlement with his insurance company.
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Police: Suspect in Saturday homicide arrested in Chicago area

Madison.com Local News - 3 hours 13 min ago
A suspect in the fatal shooting of a state of Oregon man outside a Madison hotel last weekend was arrested in Illinois on Tuesday.
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LeGrand, Barbara

Madison.com Local News - 3 hours 28 min ago
DEERFIELD - Barbara LeGrand passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at her home.
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Dick, Lois Ann

Madison.com Local News - 3 hours 28 min ago
MADISON - Lois Ann Dick died Friday, July 18, 2014, at her home in Segoe Gardens Assisted Living, after a long illness. She was 91.
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Ellickson, Earl Howard

Madison.com Local News - 3 hours 28 min ago
CAMBRIDGE - Earl Howard Ellickson, age 89, of Cambridge, passed away on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Nazareth Health and Rehab in Stoughton.
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Pauli, Donald F.

Madison.com Local News - 3 hours 28 min ago
BELLEVILLE - Donald F. Pauli, age 86, of Belleville, passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Agrace HospicCare in Fitchburg.
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Lee, Lila L.

Madison.com Local News - 3 hours 28 min ago
MADISON - Lila L. Lee, age 80, died peacefully, surrounded by her family, on July 22, 2014, following a brief illness.
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Scheidegger Weier, Monica A.

Madison.com Local News - 3 hours 28 min ago
RIDGEWAY - Monica A. Scheidegger Weier, age 81, of Ridgeway, died on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Upland Hills Health in Dodgeville.
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Palmer, Elmer "Mike"

Madison.com Local News - 3 hours 28 min ago
VERONA - Elmer "Mike" Palmer, age 95, of Verona, died on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Ellestad Camacho Funeral Home, 500 …
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Flanagan, Virginia S.

Madison.com Local News - 3 hours 28 min ago
YUMA, Ariz. - Virginia S. Flanagan, age 91, passed away on May 27, 2014, at Agrace HospiceCare in Madison.
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MGE's proposed rate change dismays conservationists

Isthmus - 3 hours 41 min ago
In 2006, Kurt Reinhold invested $20,000 installing solar panels on the roof of his home. A former high school science teacher, he was concerned about climate change and wanted to reduce his carbon emissions. "I'm a firm believer in displacing more and more fossil fuels with renewable energy because of the accumulation of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere," says Reinhold.
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