Local Reaction To New York Firefighter Ambush
A man convicted of killing his grandmother decades ago ambushed firefighters
Senior Care Renewed
(AP) Wisconsin's SeniorCare prescription drug program for senior citizens has been granted another waiver from the federal government to continue operating until at least 2015. The waiver is needed so the state can run the program outside of Medicare Part D. The current waiver was granted in 2009 and set to expire at the end of the year. Gov. Scott Walker announced the renewal Thursday.
Rose Bowl Wager
(AP) Mayors in Wisconsin and California are making a friendly wager on the Rose Bowl. Stanford Cardinal, which call Palo Alto home, and the Wisconsin Badgers will compete in the Rose Bowl Jan. 1.
Rybak Sings Should I Stay Or Should I Go Now
(AP) Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak is ready to announce whether he wants to try to hang onto the office. Rybak will declare his intentions Thursday. His third term as head of Minnesota's largest city expires after next year.
4 Want Sparta Mayoral Post
Sparta is up to 4 candidates looking to replacing outgoing Mayor John Sund in