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Hot Steamy Weather Here To Stay

Hot Steamy Weather Here To Stay

Temperatures will hit the 90s all week. Risk of heat-related illnesses.

936,000 Will Travel on Holiday Weekend

936,000 Will Travel on Holiday Weekend

AAA-Wisconsin projects 4.5-percent hike in road travel over last year.

Home Sales Rebound in May

Home Sales Rebound in May

Up 3.2% in May after several months of decline.

Vos Hails Republican Highways Plan

Vos Hails Republican Highways Plan

Says increased vehicle fees more “sustainable” way to fund roads than Evers' proposed gas tax hike.

State Losing Highly Educated Workers

State Losing Highly Educated Workers

Study finds Wisconsin has eighth highest net "brain drain."

Report Shows State Jobs Agency Still Fails

Report Shows State Jobs Agency Still Fails

Audit of WEDC finds companies given tax credits and loans created only 35% of promised jobs.

Bill Ends Waivers for Immunizations

Bill Ends Waivers for Immunizations

In response to measles outbreak, bipartisan proposal ends waivers for “personal convictions”.

Can State Produce 100% of Energy Needs?

Can State Produce 100% of Energy Needs?

New study finds economic, environmental benefits by repurposing $14 billion a year spent to import energy.

DNR Will Plant 100,000 Trees

DNR Will Plant 100,000 Trees

Donation from private company will fund plantings in several state forests.

‘Dead Zones’ Growing in State, Midwest

‘Dead Zones’ Growing in State, Midwest

As nutrient runoff depletes oxygen from parts of rivers and lakes, fish can’t live there.

Clerks Concerned About Moving Presidential Primary

Clerks Concerned About Moving Presidential Primary

Walker wants three straight months of elections in 2020; County clerks cite cost and confusion.

Mitchell, Madison Airport Traffic Up

Mitchell, Madison Airport Traffic Up

Milwaukee airport adds non-stop flights to San Diego, Cleveland, Nashville.

Labor Leader Phil Neuenfeldt Dies

Labor Leader Phil Neuenfeldt Dies

Longtime former head of Wisconsin AFL-CIO ran union in tough times.

Johnson Controls Targets Smart Home Market

Johnson Controls Targets Smart Home Market

Its acquisition of Philadelphia-based Lux Products Corp adds new product line.

Most Travelers Through General Mitchell Since 2012

Most Travelers Through General Mitchell Since 2012

Low-cost airlines are drawing new customers to the airport.

Kimberly-Clark Will Consider State Subsidy

Kimberly-Clark Will Consider State Subsidy

Open to state incentives, the company says, now that union has agreed to concessions.

Market Tight for First-Time Homebuyers

Market Tight for First-Time Homebuyers

Homes for $200,000 and less are hardest to find.

State’s Birth Rate Has Declined 22%

State’s Birth Rate Has Declined 22%

Lowest level since 1989, state now ranks 38th in birth rate, new study shows.

Home Prices Rising Across State

Home Prices Rising Across State

Shortage of homes for sale pushing up prices, 8 percent increase last month.

Mitchell Airport Traffic Up 7% in 2018

Mitchell Airport Traffic Up 7% in 2018

First quarter increase driven by expanded service to Houston, Seattle, Salt Lake City.