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The Day Ahead, April 18: Dane County Farmers' Market, WADOMA West AFrican Dance

The Day Ahead, April 18: Dane County Farmers' Market, WADOMA West AFrican Dance

Your daily guide to what's happening in and around Madison.

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Columbus woman injured after rolling car several times

Emergency personnel were able to successfully remove a Columbus woman from her car before it burst into flames, after she rolled it several ti…

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Morning briefing: UW-Madison to cut 400 positions, close and merge programs

Morning briefing: UW-Madison to cut 400 positions, close and merge programs

Stories that are making the news today in Madison and around the state and country. 

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Wisconsin Republicans introduce bill to require photo IDs for food stamp recipients

Wisconsin Republicans introduce bill to require photo IDs for food stamp recipients

Food stamp recipients in Wisconsin would be required to use photo ID cards for their purchases under a bill being proposed by two Republican l…

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Woman shot, injured at State Street Brats

The 25-year-old woman was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said in a news release.

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Political mood of the state takes a 'pretty striking' downturn in Marquette Poll

Political mood of the state takes a 'pretty striking' downturn in Marquette Poll

The change was most stark with those who consider themselves independents, with men and with people not from Wisconsin's biggest cities.

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Suspects in killing of man found in Lake Mendota held without bail

Suspects in killing of man found in Lake Mendota held without bail

Rudy Ramirez-Millan and Juan Aguilar-Vargas, both 27, were arrested on tentative charges of first-degree intentional homicide and hiding a corpse.

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No additional cases of dog flu in the Madison area, UW-Madison says

No additional cases of dog flu in the Madison area, UW-Madison says

Other animals in the same household as a confirmed case have since tested negative.

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UW-Madison: We can’t afford $15 an hour for student workers

UW-Madison: We can’t afford $15 an hour for student workers

Pay increase efforts are focused on living wages for jobs supporting education, research and infrastructure, officials say.

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Events aim to celebrate Tony Robinson's life, support his mother

Events aim to celebrate Tony Robinson's life, support his mother

There are events scheduled the next two Sundays that shift the focus from protest to celebration.

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Man seeks teen in Craigslist ad, state agents respond

Man seeks teen in Craigslist ad, state agents respond

A Madison man was charged with two felonies Friday after state investigators said he posted an ad on Craigslist looking for a teenage girl to …

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Roll Call: Key votes from the Wisconsin congressional delegation this week

Roll Call: Key votes from the Wisconsin congressional delegation this week

Here's how members of Wisconsin's congressional delegation voted on major issues this week. 

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In Case You Missed It: Frank being frank about Frank

In Case You Missed It: Frank being frank about Frank

Our daily afternoon roundup of the best stuff on captimes.com and beyond.

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Portage man charged with escape from jail, battery of cellmate on return

Austin J. Lynn, 19, was being held following arrests for burglary in July 2013 and then charges later that month for bail jumping and possessi…

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Interactive: The health of the Gulf, 5 years after the BP oil spill

Interactive: The health of the Gulf, 5 years after the BP oil spill

An Associated Press survey of 26 marine scientists examines the health and state of the Gulf of Mexico's ecosystem five years after the BP oil spill.

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Interactive: Remembering the Oklahoma City bombing, 20 years later

Interactive: Remembering the Oklahoma City bombing, 20 years later

On April 19, 1995, a former U.S. Army soldier parked a rented Ryder truck packed with explosives outside a federal building in Oklahoma City. …

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