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Judge awards nearly $45K to Act 10 protesters

A judge has awarded nearly $45,000 in legal fees and damages to six protesters issued citations during demonstrations at the Wisconsin State Capitol four years ago.

La Crosse teachers ask district for a smaller class load

Instructors say the extra time would improve their ability to help and interact with students. While district officials agree they are in a tough position as the change could cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Wis. schools firing more teachers after Act 10

School districts appear to be firing more teachers in the three years since new collective bargaining laws did away with job protections granted by union contracts.