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Attorney general hopefuls tout experience - Daily Union
MADISON (AP) — The three Democratic candidates for attorney general agreed on most political issues during a public forum Tuesday, so they sought to differentiate themselves by touting their experience and ability to win the November general election.
GOP files complaint on Trek ad - Daily Union
MADISON (AP) — The Wisconsin Republican Party filed a complaint Tuesday with the state elections board over a full-page newspaper ad by Trek Bicycle Corp., saying it amounts to an illegal contribution to Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke.
Ex-deputy's theft trial under way - Daily Union
JEFFERSON — Testimony in the trial of the former head of the Jefferson County Drug Task Force charged with embezzling county funds got under way Tuesday. Timothy C. Madson, 56, has pleaded not guilty to one felony count each of theft from a business ...
Jefferson Junior Legion finishes 9-6 - Daily Union
JEFFERSON — The Jefferson Junior American Legion baseball team won its fourth consecutive game to finish out the season, completing the summer with a 9-6 record. Jefferson doubled up Edgerton, 12-6, Tuesday night at Fischer Field as four pitchers ...
Fort Senior Hawks sweep Madison East - Daily Union
The Fort Atkinson Senior Hawks swept a Capital Lakes Summer Baseball League doubleheader with Madison East, winning 2-0 and 4-1 at Jones Park Tuesday night. The sweep gives the Senior Hawks a 9-5 overall record. Both games were five-inning contests.
Fort VFW Teeners pound Orfordville - Daily Union
ORFORDVILLE — The Fort Atkinson VFW Teener baseball team showed it’s ready for the 2014 State Tournament, tuning up with a 13-3 five-inning win at Orfordville to close out its regular season Tuesday. The Post 1879 squad erupted for 10 runs in the ...
Jefferson's Brahier American Legion All-Star - Daily Union
Andy Brahier has been selected to represent the Jefferson Post 164 in the 43rd Annual Wisconsin American Legion Baseball All-Star Game. Brahier will play for the South All-Stars at Miller Park in Milwaukee on Sunday, Aug. 10. The game will begin at 5 p.m ...
The great debate: Stacking TVs and fireplaces - Daily Union
(BPT) - When choosing a focal point for a room, designers and homeowners alike often plan for a single feature – windows, TVs, artwork, or fireplaces – to take center stage. However, the explosion of flat screen TVs for every room in the home has ...
Tips to Ensure a Smooth Transition to College - Daily Union
(StatePoint) The transition to college is an exciting time, full of anticipation for the next chapter of life. But with new opportunities come uncertainties, from financing an education to picking the right courses. “Paying for college and having kids ...
Regular Exercise Can Help Kids Do Better in School - Daily Union
(StatePoint) Physical activity may not be the first thing parents or teachers think about when they want to boost a child’s academic performance, but evidence supports the notion that a bit of exercise for the body is beneficial to the brain as well.