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Jakubowski state trial delayed until first of year Video included

 A total of two minutes, that's all it took for Joseph Jakubowski's final preliminary trial date to be postponed until late January.


Convicted pimp arrested following high speed chase Video included

A La Crosse man is held on $10,000 cash bond following an incident where he led police on a mile long high speed chase Wednesday night on La Crosse's south side. 


Wisconsin lawmaker's daughter charged in opioid death

The daughter of a Wisconsin legislator is charged with causing the overdose death of a pregnant woman.


Iowa parents charged in death of malnourished toddler

Iowa officials say two southeastern Iowa parents have been arrested and charged in the death last year of their severely malnourished toddler.


Iowa law prohibiting out-of-state alcohol rarely enforced

Iowa lawmakers are keeping a law that makes it illegal to transport most alcohol into the state despite police saying regulation is rarely enforced.


Wisconsin prison head says more space needed

The head of Wisconsin's prison system is telling lawmakers that additional capacity is needed to deal with an aging and growing inmate population.


Hillsboro man identified in fatal crash

A Hillsboro man is identified as the victim of a fatal traffic crash in Iowa County earlier this month.  


Abducted Wisconsin girl safe after chase ends in Indiana

Police say a 2-year-old girl abducted from her Wisconsin home by her father is safe after a police chase ended in Indiana.


Man admits fatally shooting daughter over lack of 'respect'


An Ohio man has pleaded guilty to fatally shooting his daughter while she slept, saying he believed she disrespected his rules by coming home late and not cleaning her room. More>>

Minnesota judge allows 'necessity defense' in pipeline case

A Minnesota judge has taken the unusual step of allowing four protesters to use a "necessity defense," enabling them to present evidence that the threat of climate change from Canadian tar sands crude is so imminent that they were justified in trying to shut down two Enbridge Energy oil pipelines last year. 


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