Here is the latest Wisconsin news from The Associated Press at 9:40 p.m. CST
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin State Patrol has selected its first group of chaplains. The patrol issued a news release saying the 19 volunteer chaplains were appointed Friday. They’ll be tasked with counseling state troopers and their families.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Supreme Court has turned down an appeal by Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein to restart a vote recount in the state, where Republican Donald Trump narrowly beat Democrat Hillary Clinton. The state high court denied the appeal Friday by a vote of 3-2. The denial comes two days after a federal judge ended the recount, which began Monday.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Madison Mayor Paul Soglin says he called Republican U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy a moron to spark talks with GOP legislators about boosting public investments. Duffy called Madison a communist community in a recent Fox News interview. Soglin responded by calling Duffy a moron, a liar and a charlatan. Soglin said Friday that he’s frustrated with Republican ideology and called Duffy names to “escalate” the discussion and “really get the conflicting values out there.”
ONEIDA, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a father and daughter died in a crash involving their car and a dump truck in northeastern Wisconsin. The Outagamie County Sheriff’s Department identifies then as 91-year-old Donald Huben and 56 year-old Colleen Huben. The sheriff’s department says the dump truck drove through a stop sign at the intersection of two county roads Thursday afternoon and collided with the car. The truck driver suffered minor injuries.