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Committee approves alternatives for teacher licenses

Wisconsin schools would be able to hire people who don't have a bachelor's degree to teach subjects like math, science, technology and engineering under a proposal approved by the Legislature's budget-writing committee.

AG tells DAs not to prosecute clerks

Email explains AG's position

An email sent to Wisconsin's district attorneys from Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen tells them he doesn't recommend charging county clerks for issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

Gay couple denied marriage license says 'there is no good explanation'

Lafayette County among counties not issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples

The Curtis couple went to the Lafayette County courthouse Monday in hopes of obtaining a marriage license. The clerk was polite and kind, but in the end, Carrie and Lisa left without the document they came for.

Deer license sales ahead of 2011

More than half a million licenses sold

State wildlife officials had sold more than half a million gun deer hunting licenses as of Friday afternoon, easily outpacing sales at the same point on the day before the opener last year.

Deer license sales ahead of 2011

More than half a million licenses sold

State wildlife officials had sold more than half a million gun deer hunting licenses as of Friday afternoon, easily outpacing sales at the same point on the day before the opener last year.