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US Health secretary talks health care law in Madison

The Affordable Health Care Act continues to be a hot topic during this presidential campaign season, and U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius is visiting several cities to discuss the particulars about the law. 

Agitator gets enough names to challenge Walker

State election officials said a political agitator running as a fake Republican in this spring's recall elections has now submitted enough valid nomination signatures to get on the ballot.

Health and Human Services secretary visits Madison

Women and senior citizens in Wisconsin will get a chance to sit down with President Obama's Health and Human Services secretary Wednesday to talk about the president's planned overhaul of the nation's health care system.

Sandhill crane hunt up for debate

Hunters and conservationists weighed in at county Conservation Congress meetings across the state, voicing opinions on whether there should be a statewide hunting season for sandhill cranes, after a bill was proposed to that effect last year.