The Wisconsin Supreme Court says farmers don't need to sell crops to qualify for property tax breaks. The case stemmed from a southeastern Wisconsin town's decision to raise taxes on two parcels from $17,000 to $886,000.
A Minneapolis television station is reporting that the Douglas County man charged in the kidnapping of 13-year-old Jayme Closs says that he plans to plead guilty. The station reports Jake Patterson indicated his intended plea in a letter to a reporter.
WITC in Ashland is loaning firefighting equipment like breathing apparatus air packs, a generator and hand tools to the destroyed La Pointe Fire Department. Madeline Island's only fire station burned Tuesday night into Wednesday morning.
An 8-year old Superior girl is quite the dreamer, and her dream is to make the first all-inclusive, all-abilities playground in Superior a reality. Her hardwork has earned her statewide recognition. Last month, she became the youngest ever recipient of the Relentless Bader Award at a ceremony in Madison.