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MISSING: Vernon County authorities looking for teen

VIROQUA, Wis. (WKBT) — The Vernon County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a missing teenage girl named Megan Salek. Police say 16-year-old Salek ran away from home in rural Westby last Friday and hasn’t been seen since. Salek is 5’6″, 130 pounds and has brown eyes and purple hair. Police say she is “believed to be under the influence of…

Wisconsin Supreme Court asked to rule on ballot boxes

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A conservative group Wednesday asked the Wisconsin Supreme Court to take over a legal challenge to absentee ballot boxes in Wisconsin and immediately lift a lower court's ruling that kept current law in place.