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Sheriff: Wisconsin Boy Shoots Father while Hunting

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Marathon County authorities say an 11-year-old boy has accidentally shot his father while hunting.
    

Sprint Car Driver Killed in Wisconsin

Scott Semmelmann - Photo: Facebook/Scott Semmelmann

Sprint car driver Scott Semmelmann was killed in a wreck during practice for a race Saturday night at Beaver Dam Raceway.

Beaver Dam Raceway general manager Carolyn Mueller and Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprint Car Series President Steve Sinclair confirmed the death.

Wisconsin Man Accused of Fondling Cancer Patient in Hospital

A Whitehall man is accused of fondling a terminally ill cancer patient while she was sedated in her hospital bed.

A La Crosse Tribune report says the woman asked him to bring her some clothes and personal items, and he decided to stay the night.

Vikings' Motives for Doing 'the Right Thing' Questioned

Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf, right, speaks as executive vice president & general manager Rick Spielman, left, owner/chairman Mark Wilf, second from left, and executive vice president legal affairs Kevin Warren listen during a news conference. - Photo: AP/Ann Heisenfelt

When the Minnesota Vikings announced Wednesday morning they had 'made a mistake' on Monday in bringing back Adrian Peterson following his indictment on a felony child abuse charge in Texas, did they really make the right decision?

Stillwater Restaurant Plans to Raise Money for Murdered Sisters

A Stillwater restaurant plans to raise money for the children of two sisters found murdered at a home in Madison, Wisconsin.

Kacee Tollefsbol of Lake Elmo and her sister Ashlee Steele of Fitchburg, Wisconsin, were killed last month in Steele's home.

Ashlee Steele's husband, Andrew Steele, has been charged with their deaths.

Body of Wisconsin Retreat Owner Found Submerged in Car

Car found submerged in Wisconsin pond. Man dead inside. - Photo: Polk County Sheriff's Office

Authorities found a Colfax, Wisconsin, man dead inside a car submerged in a Polk County pond.

Majority of Wis. Schools Meet, Exceed Expectations

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State education officials say the majority of Wisconsin public schools and school districts meet or exceed expectations for student achievement.
    
The state report cards for about 2,100 public schools show approximately 88 percent met or exceeded expectations. About 98 percent of the state's 424 districts also achieved that mark.