Fitzgerald, Shilling spar over whether lawmaker was drunk

With majority control of the Wisconsin Senate at stake, the current Republican and Democratic leaders are sparring over whether a GOP candidate once appeared drunk on the floor of the state Assembly.

Majority of challenged Vernon County votes to stand

The recount for the 32nd state senate race between declared winner and Democrat Jennifer Shilling and Republican Dan Kapanke is getting special attention in Vernon County. Kapanke's campaign challenged dozens of absentee ballots in three Vernon county municipalities, and at a hearing Thursday morning, the county decided the majority will be counted.