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Democrat Schaber to challenge Ellis for Senate

Democrat Schaber announces challenge to Republican state Senate President Ellis

Democratic state Rep. Penny Bernard Schaber is challenging Republican Senate President Mike Ellis for the seat he has held in the Wisconsin state Senate since 1982.

Democrat Schaber to challenge Ellis for Senate

Democrat Schaber announces challenge to Republican state Senate President Ellis

Democratic state Rep. Penny Bernard Schaber is challenging Republican Senate President Mike Ellis for the seat he has held in the Wisconsin state Senate since 1982.

Democrat Schaber to challenge Ellis for Senate

Democrat Schaber announces challenge to Republican state Senate President Ellis

Democratic state Rep. Penny Bernard Schaber is challenging Republican Senate President Mike Ellis for the seat he has held in the Wisconsin state Senate since 1982.

Mayor calls 40-min. railway crossing delay 'horrendous'

Railroad co. apologizes, works to alter plan

Mayor Paul Soglin is calling on the Wisconsin Southern Railroad to make significant changes to its policies at railroad crossings after an incident last month he labeled "horrendous."

Hundreds turn out to honor fallen officers

5 names added to state law enforcement memorial

Law enforcement agencies and hundreds of people from across Wisconsin gathered at the Capitol to honor five officers whose names were added to a memorial after they paid the ultimate sacrifice while on duty.

ACLU sues over Capitol sing-along crackdown

Capitol police issued citations to protesters

The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a federal lawsuit against Gov. Scott Walker's administration alleging a police crackdown down on protesters in the state Capitol is unconstitutional.

Democrats, others call for Medicaid expansion

Walker has not said if he will take advantage of expansion

Democratic lawmakers and health care advocates are calling on Gov. Scott Walker and Republicans who control the Legislature to expand Medicaid coverage as allowed under the federal health care overhaul law.