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Monday October 20, 2014 - Updated 4:31pm

Governor

5:09am
Racine Journal Times. Editorial: Voucher school accountability must be a priority for governor.

Legislative

10:26am
Rep. Shankland. To hold town hall office hours on October 24.

State Agencies

3:00pm
GAB. In-person absentee (early) voting starts today.
12:52pm
DOJ. Madison man charged with being party to the crimes of burglary and theft as a repeat offender.
12:21pm
WEDC. Recycling company plans another expansion in western Wisconsin.
12:20pm
WEDC. Menasha Packaging expanding operations in Wisconsin.
12:18pm
AG Van Hollen. Announces judgment requiring Trempealeau County frac sand mining and processing facility to pay $80,000 in forfeitures, fees, and costs.
12:16pm
DATCP. Seminar to help farms, small businesses understand legal issues.
12:13pm
DATCP. Simple rules for safe ghouls.
5:05am
DNR. Closes Wolf Harvest Zone 5 to hunting and trapping, effective 6:30 p.m., October 20.
5:04am
DNR. Closes Wolf Harvest Zones 1 and 4 to hunting and trapping, effective 6:30 p.m., October 19.

1:03pm
Chippewa Herald. State Claims Board pays only $10,000 after $107,249 error in teacher's retirement benefit calculation.
5:33am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Editorial: Public has been left waiting too long for emails.
5:03am
Wisconsin State Journal. Wisconsin DNR closing 2 more wolf zones.

Economy/Business

4:18pm
MMAC. New jobs numbers reinforce strong economic outlook.
5:24am
Lockheed Martin. Launches future USS Detroit.

Statewide

12:51pm
Wisconsin Realtors Association. Existing home sales flat in September as median prices rise.
12:50pm
Emerge Wisconsin. Announces hiring of new Executive Director.
11:02am
WPS Health Insurance, Green Bay Packers. Garrett Thomas saluted Sunday for Operation Fan Mail.
10:25am
Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce. Potawatomi Hotel & Casino joins LGBT Chamber as Gold Founding Member.

5:30am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Obamacare plan rates in Wisconsin to keep pace or decline next year.
4:54am
Daily Reporter. Study: Natural gas shift won't slow climate change.

Courts

8:37am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Campaign coordination suit filed in a way to get favorable judge.

Education

10:30am
UW-Madison. Professor honored for green chemistry research.
10:29am
UW-Madison. See-through sensors open new window into the brain.

Local

1:37pm
Dane County Board. County officials announce community court.
10:28am
Capitol Neighborhoods. Announces priorities for 2015 city budget.

5:31am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Financial offer from frac sand company leaves towns reconsidering lawsuit.

Congress

12:15pm
U.S. Rep. Petri. Recognized by American Society of Landscape Architects for work in Congress.

Politics

4:31pm
Walker for Governor. Campaign releases new web video: "Tuition Freeze."
2:25pm
UW-Madison College Republicans. Mary Burke still won't commit to a two-year tuition freeze.
2:24pm
One Wisconsin Now. Gov. Walker's foul photo op.
12:53pm
One Wisconsin Now. The latest Scott Walker bald-faced, hair-raising dissemble.
12:48pm
DPW. 10 days of early voting, 10 reasons to vote against Scott Walker.
12:21pm
Grothman for Congress. Receives "Friend of Grocers" award.
11:30am
Schimel For Attorney General. Susan Happ's televised lie on land contract blows up in her face.
10:27am
One Wisconsin Now. Gov. Walker's work problem: Showing up for it.
10:23am
Wisconsin AFL-CIO. Releases new ad campaign in state Senate races.
10:22am
Walker for Governor. Mary Burke's disastrous record on jobs.
10:21am
Walker for Governor. Wisconsin's economy is on a comeback under Governor Scott Walker.
9:05am
RPW. Kicks off statewide early voting efforts with rallies across state.
9:04am
Walker for Governor. Wisconsin Mortgage Bankers Association endorses.
7:34am
Kurtz for Congress. TV ad shakes up race.
5:23am
Happ for Attorney General. Republican smear campaign blows up in its face.

1:05pm
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Burke to vote early in Madison on Tuesday.
12:54pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. GOP hits Happ on case, depite 7-year sentence.
9:13am
New York Times. Before bigger stage, Walker must win Wisconsin.
7:32am
Fond du Lac Reporter. AG candidates in tight race to replace Van Hollen.
7:31am
Green Bay Press Gazette. Green Bay is a frequent stop for Walker.
5:25am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Brad Schimel Susan Happ accuse each other of being soft on sex crimes.
5:21am
La Crosse Tribune. Voters head to polls early in Wisconsin.
5:20am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Rep. Ron Kind faces off with veteran of Army, Gulf War in 3rd District.
5:19am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Editorial: Transportation funding must be addressed.
5:17am
Chippewa Herald. Editorial: Vote yes on transportation referendum.
5:16am
La Crosse Tribune. Danou, Weix divided over best way to serve 92nd.
5:14am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Scott Walker puts miles on state vehicles for job - and campaigning.
5:12am
Chippewa Herald. 7th District candidates take own tacks to heal divide.
5:11am
Beloit Daily News. Editorial: Wage issue not black-and-white.
5:08am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin's red-blue swings offer a map to victory for each party.
5:01am
Stevens Point Journal. Vandermeer: Nullification 'taken out of context.'
5:00am
Wausau Daily Herald. Editorial: Transportation amendement is no long-term fix.
4:59am
Racine Journal Times. Walker touts tax relief, attacks entitlements at rally.
4:58am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Walker, Burke hit campaign trail day after last debate. Stevens Point Journal.
4:52am
Wisconsin State Journal. Editorial: Our picks to propel Wisconsin forward.

Friday October 17, 2014

Governor

2:19pm
Gov. Walker. Announces Ebola preparedness plans, calls for commercial travel ban.
2:15pm
U.S. Rep. Pocan. Walker fails to apply for federal education grant.
11:30am
Gov. Walker. Appoints Dunn County District Attorney.
11:29am
Gov. Walker. Appoints Waukesha County judge.

3:18pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Gov. Scott Walker joins call for Ebola travel ban. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
2:35pm
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Walker requests Ebola travel ban.

Legislative

4:41pm
Sen. Farrow. Recent reports confirm Wisconsin recovery.
2:30pm
Rep. Shankland. New data shows devastating cuts to public schools under Governor Walker.
2:26pm
Rep. Hulsey. Amendment restored $792 million to schools. Information sheet.
5:23am
Wisconsin Child Support Enforcement Association. Names 2014 Legislative Award recipients.

State Agencies

4:26pm
DOJ. Seeks to commit Dennis Yarber for treatment under Chapter 980.
3:20pm
Milwaukee County Clerk Czarnezki. Calls on state to implement same sex marriage license changes.
2:31pm
DNR. Hearings and meetings, Oct. 19-25.
2:29pm
DWD. Governor's Council on Financial Literacy partners with Wisconsin PROMISE; Year of a Better Bottom Line initiative promoting skills for youth and people with disabilities.
2:28pm
DWD. Assistant Deputy Secretary recognizes Hayward area employers.
2:18pm
DCF. YoungStar program improves early childhood education throughout Wisconsin.
2:16pm
AG Van Hollen. Announces commitment of James M. Lalor to treatment under Chapter 980.
12:19pm
AG Van Hollen. Appoints Special Agent in Charge Matthew Joy to the position of Arson Bureau Director.
12:19pm
DNR. Closes Wolf Harvest Zone 2 to hunting and trapping, effective noon October 18.
11:35am
Claims Board. Decisions.
11:24am
DOJ. Bradley J. Kolpin, Jr. of Marquette County ordered to pay $8,000 for violations of state waterway and wetland protection laws.
9:59am
DWD. Meetings and hearings, Oct. 20-24.
8:45am
DHS. Ebola virus disease.

2:39pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Questions remain on state's handling of online child porn tips.
8:46am
Sun Prairie Star. DOC teams up with local law enforcement on Halloween.
5:37am
Milwaukee Business Journal. PSC likely to derail Milwaukee streetcar appeal Friday, giving city 30 days to sue.

Economy/Business

2:21pm
NFIB Wisconsin. Applauds Governor Walker's job creating performance.
5:20am
WMC. Unemployment rate continues to drop in Wisconsin.

5:36am
Milwaukee Business Journal. Milwaukee Health Department issues Ebola suggestions for business travel.
5:18am
Badger Herald. Frac sand mining business booms in Wisconsin, sparks controversy.

Statewide

11:26am
Health Watch Wisconsin. Governor Walker's scary bag of Medicaid tricks.
11:25am
Citizen Action of Wisconsin. Largest national health insurer getting over $12 million from Walker BadgerCare decision.

5:29am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Raw milk advocate says choosing what one eats is basic human right.

Education

3:38pm
UW-Eau Clarie. Blugold Beginnings receives Great Lakes continuation grant.
10:09am
MPS. Launches new easier-to-use, feature-rich website with improved search abilities.

5:00am
Oshkosh Northwestern. UW System leaders pledge to take lead on affordability.

Local

4:42pm
Dane County Board. To hold public hearing on the proposed 2015 budget.

5:11am
Wisconsin State Journal. Madison hospitals prepare for Ebola.

Congress

5:00am
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. Ribble seeks emergency session of Congress on Ebola.

Politics

4:28pm
Walker for Governor. Politifact: Mary Burke says Walker at fault for nearly $3,000 drop in incomes - FALSE.
2:27pm
RPW. Susan Happ's soft-on-crime approach presents concerns for public safety.
9:56am
RPW. Mary Burke's predecessor at Commerce called her "a disaster."
8:07am
Walker for Governor. The Milwaukee Police Supervisors' Organizaton endorses.
6:07am
Jefferson County Daily Union. Senate hopefuls Nass, Kilkenny face off.
5:54am
Schimel for Attorney General. An open letter to Susan Happ.
5:24am
Grothman for Congress. Launches radio ads in 6th District.
5:21am
WMC. Where does Mary Burke stand on global warming policy?
5:19am
DPW. Latest job numbers show Wisconsin continues to rank dead last in the Midwest in job creation.

2:40pm
Wisconsin Public Radio. Next governor will inherit budget headed toward deficit.
2:37pm
Oshkosh Northwestern. Walker to cities: Burke wants collective bargaining.
2:36pm
Chippewa Herald. Man in the middle? Partisanship at heart of 3rd District House race.
6:13am
Baraboo News Republic. Kirsch, Considine share views at forum.
6:08am
Jefferson County Daily Union. Zahn, Chojnacki introduce selves at debate.
5:53am
Fox 11. Gov. candidates explain plans for higher edcuation costs.
5:30am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Candidates running for Secretary of State want more duties returned to office.
5:29am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Happ, Schimel both say John Doe reform may be necessary.
5:26am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Burke says she will spend rest of campaign on tour around state.
5:08am
Wisconsin State Journal. Former Commerce secretary's 2006 assessment of Mary Burke: 'She's a disaster.'
5:07am
Wisconsin State Journal. Things to know for final governor's debate.
5:05am
Marshfield News Herald. Editorial: Why we (still) endorse candidates.
5:04am
Racine Journal Times. AG candidate Brad Schimel wants to update open records, meetings laws.
5:03am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Walker, Burke to make closing arguments Friday night.
5:02am
Sheboygan Press. Libertarian hopes voters' true beliefs equals victory.
5:02am
Fond du Lac Reporter. Swaying votes: The ad wars in Wisconsin.
5:01am
Green Bay Press Gazette. Editorial: Ballot question protects transportation fund.

 

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