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Assembly OKs bill to suspend doe hunt in northern Wisconsin

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Hunters in northern Wisconsin would be barred from killing any does for four years under legislation the state Assembly approved Thursday. The Republican-authored measure is designed to help the northern herd replenish itself after an anemic nine-day gun hunt in the ...

Wisconsin Assembly approves hikes in out-of-state outdoor license fees

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Assembly approved a bill Thursday that would raise a variety of hunting, fishing and trapping license fees for out-of-state residents to help shrink a deficit in the state’s fish and wildlife account. The Assembly passed the legislation 97-0, sending it ...

Evers signals he won’t sign PFAS contamination bill

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Tony Evers signaled Wednesday that he has no intention of signing a Republican bill that would spend tens of millions of dollars to address pollution from the so-called forever chemicals known as PFAS because it dramatically scales back regulators’ ...

Boy, 3, missing in NE Wisconsin

Police and eastern Wisconsin residents were searching Wednesday for a missing 3-year-old boy who was last seen Tuesday morning at a home by a caregiver. An Amber Alert issued Tuesday in Manitowoc County for Elijah Vue remained active Wednesday, the FBI’s Milwaukee office said in a Tuesday ...