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State of the Tribes Address set for next month

MADISON, Wis. -- The 18th annual State of the Tribes Address has been set for Feb. 22 at 1 p.m., Assembly Speaker Robin Vos' office said Friday. In a news release, Vos said President Shannon Holsey of the Stockbridge-Munsee tribe…

Suspect in Dodge Co. bank robbery arrested

NEOSHO, Wis. -- A 43-year-old Columbus man has been arrested in connection with a bank robbery in Dodge County earlier this week, the Dodge County Sheriff's Office said Friday. In a news release, the sheriff's office said it arrested the…

Jan. 6 committee subpoenas fake Trump electors in 7 states, including Wisconsin

The House committee investigating the U.S. Capitol insurrection has subpoenaed more than a dozen individuals which it says falsely tried to declare Donald Trump the winner of the 2020 election. The panel is demanding information and testimony from the 14 people who the panel says met and submitted false Electoral College certificates from Arizona, Georgia, Michigan, New Mexico, Nevada, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. President Joe Biden won all seven states. The U.S. Department of Justice has also received referrals from lawmakers regarding the fake certifications and prosecutors are reviewing them. 

Embattled former UW child abuse pediatrician resigns Alaska position

Parents and caregivers say their lives were upended after Dr. Barbara Knox wrongly diagnosed children’s illnesses or accidental injuries as abuse

By Michelle Theriault Boots  Anchorage Daily News  Brenda Wintrode  Wisconsin Watch  The embattled head of Alaska’s statewide child abuse forensic clinic — who also left the University of Wisconsin under a cloud of controversy — will soon resign, Providence Alaska…