Fewer than 20 percent of the provisional ballots cast in the election two weeks ago by voters who didn't have the required photo ID were counted. There were at least 750 provisional ballots cast in the Nov. 8 election.
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is considering a permanent limit on cisco harvesting in the state's Lake Superior waters, an idea facing opposition from commercial fishing operations. The agency held a public hearing Monday in Bayfield about the proposed rule to maintain the cisco population.
Republican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson has won re-election, beating Democrat Russ Feingold in Wisconsin. Johnson's victory Tuesday came in a rematch of the 2010 race in which Johnson ended Feingold's 18-year run in the Senate.
The Wisconsin Elections Commission says it expects 3.1 million people to vote in the race headlined by the Donald Trump-Hillary Clinton campaign. That would be 69.6 percent of the state's voting-age population.
The city of Hayward is reeling after the death of Rusk County Deputy Dan Glaze. Glaze, a former officer with the Hayward Police Department, was killed in the line of duty Saturday while responding to call for a suspicious vehicle.