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Bird flu found in flocks in two more Wisconsin counties

The logo for the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, Courtesy: DATCP.MADISON, Wis. — Cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza — commonly known as bird flu — have been found in domestic flocks in two more Wisconsin counties, the state’s Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection announced Monday. The latest confirmed cases were in Dunn and Marinette…

Wisconsin candidates talk crime, but how much do voters really care?

MADISON, Wis. — In the wake of Friday’s shootings after the Bucks game, Republican candidates quickly used the issue of crime to make their case to Wisconsin. “People are less safe because of these woke liberal policies,” Rebecca Kleefisch, a Republican candidate for governor, said at a news conference in Milwaukee. “Enough. We can’t just accept this,” said Tim Michels,…

‘This is a crisis’: In Wisconsin, special needs patients may wait years for sedated dental care

IOWA COUNTY, Wis. — Trent Scullion’s life began with death. It was 32 years ago that Trent’s mother Karen said his heart stopped beating twice during his long-overdue birth and subsequent medical procedures. Oxygen at one point was cut off to his brain. At four months old, doctors diagnosed him with cerebral palsy. He’s never walked or talked (with a…