Author: Associated Press

Packers defeat Washington 24-10 for 6th straight victory

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers threw touchdown passes to three receivers and the Green Bay Packers defeated Washington 24-10 for their sixth consecutive victory. Washington outgained Green Bay 430-304 but had five separate scoreless trips inside the Packers’…

Kaul seeks to block subpoenas in GOP election investigation

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul is asking a court to block subpoenas issued by an attorney hired by Republicans to lead an investigation into the 2020 presidential election that was won by President Joe Biden. Kaul,…

Conservancy group purchases 70K acres of northern forest

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A conservancy group has purchased 70,000 acres of forest in northern Wisconsin. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports a Virginia-based group known as The Conservation Fund announced the purchase Wednesday. The sale price was not released. The…

Edwards energizes Wolves in opening 124-106 win over Rockets

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Timberwolves cruised to a 124-106 victory over the Houston Rockets to start the season. Anthony Edwards energized the first full-size home crowd of his nascent career with 29 points in 31 minutes for Minnesota. Karl-Anthony Towns…

Andy Haines out as Brewers' hitting coach after NLDS loss

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Andy Haines is out as the Milwaukee Brewers’ hitting coach after they scored a total of six runs in a four-game National League Division Series loss to the Atlanta Braves. The Brewers announced Wednesday they wouldn’t be…

Update: Wisconsin Senate approve GOP-backed abortion bills

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Senate has approved a package of Republican-authored bills designed to discourage abortion in the state. Republicans control the Senate and passed all four bills without a single Democrat's vote on Wednesday. The measures now…

Police: Shooting at Kenosha home leaves 3 dead, 2 wounded

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — Police say three people are dead and two others critically wounded following a shooting at a home in the southeastern Wisconsin city of Kenosha. Details about what led to Tuesday night’s shooting weren’t immediately released, but…