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SPECIAL PROMOTION: Health for Kids

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 Caring for the health and safety of children can be challenging for parents. Trusted professionals are indispensable in helping parents navigate the best-practices world of medical, dental and other types of health care. In addition, they help parents build a foundation for their child’s lifelong health.

Update: Missing child found safe

Authorities issued AMBER Alert Sunday night

The missing 1-year-old boy believed to have been in a stolen car has been found safe and the AMBER Alert has been cancelled, officials said.

Father charged with felony child abuse

Complaint alleges father used Adrian Peterson case to keep child quiet

A western Wisconsin man charged with felony child abuse is accused of hitting his 8-year-old son with a belt and then ordering the boy not to tell others.

Police: Missing 8-year-old found safe

Missing girl last seen leaving elementary school, officials say

The Beloit Police Department said an 8-year-old girl who was reported missing Monday afternoon has been found safe.

Reward offered in 5-year-old's shooting death

Girl shot, killed sitting on her grandfather's Thursday night

Police have identified the 5-year-old girl who was shot and killed while sitting on her grandfather's lap in a Milwaukee home.

Neil Heinen: Mental health matters

The Meriter Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Hospital offers a crucial service that needs support

The Meriter Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Hospital offers a crucial service that needs support

Portage man sentenced for receiving child porn

24-year-old pleads guilty to charge, sentenced to 96 months in prison

A Portage man was sentenced Thursday to federal prison for receiving child pornography, according to a state Department of Justice release.

Former sheriff's deputy charged with sex crimes

Charges stem from investigation into suspected relationship with inmate

A former sheriff's deputy has resigned and is facing charges following an investigation into an alleged relationship with an inmate, according to court documents.