Monthly Archives: March 2014

Wisconsin among top 10 in losing residents to other states, Scott Walker

Wisconsin among top 10 in losing residents to other states, Scott Walker
"Wisconsin needs government to work with business to train and educate tomorrow's workers, to build the infrastructure and attract the capital necessary to grow business activity, and to make the investments in communities and quality-of-life that make …
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Arizona Wildcats lose 64-63 to Wisconsin in NCAA West Region final
ANAHEIM, Calif. – The Honda Center continued to be a house of horrors for the Arizona Wildcats tonight. Arizona lost 64-63 in overtime to Wisconsin in the NCAA West Region final, the fourth time it has lost an Elite Eight game at the Orange County …
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Arizona students riot after losing to Wisconsin in NCAA Tournament, 15 people
Arizona students riot after losing to Wisconsin in NCAA Tournament, 15 people arrested. According to student newspaper Daily Wildcat's Twitter account (@dailywildcat): 'Dozens of students refused to comply to police orders and were shot with beanbags …
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Aaron Rodgers Joined Bo Ryan & Wisconsin Badgers In Celebrating Elite 8

Aaron Rodgers Joined Bo Ryan & Wisconsin Badgers In Celebrating Elite 8
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers played football at Cal but that didn't stop him from representing the state of Wisconsin on Thursday night. After reaching the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2000, the No. 2 …
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NCAA Tournament 2014: Wisconsin's defensive artistry paints Elite (Eight) picture
So while a thunderous putback dunk from Wisconsin brought the Honda Center crowd to its feet in another Badgers street fight of a victory, what happened seconds later as the clock wound down on the first 20 minutes of, turn away, it's that gruesome, is …
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Wisconsin dominates Baylor, advances to Elite Eight
Much of the talk leading into the Sweet 16 matchup between Wisconsin and Baylor rested on how the Badgers' ruthlessly efficient offense would play against the Bears' zone. Wisconsin had shot 36.7-percent from 3-point range in its first 35 games this …
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Wisconsin's basketball team cheered on by Aaron Rodgers, other high-profile
The Wisconsin basketball team got a surprise following its 69-52 win over Baylor on Thursday night: A postgame locker room visit from Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Rodgers congratulated each member of the Elite Eight-bound Badgers …
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Arizona, Wisconsin advance to NCAA West final
The Pac-12 player of the year scored all 15 of his points in the final 2:44, carrying top-seeded Arizona through the tense final minutes of a 70-64 victory over the Aztecs on Thursday night. The Wildcats (33-4) advanced to face second-seeded Wisconsin …
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Sweet 16 Preview: No. 2 Wisconsin vs. No. 6 Baylor
KEY PLAYERS: Wisconsin's front line of Sam Dekker, Nigel Hayes and Frank Kaminsky will be the key to breaking down Baylor's zone from the inside, especially if the Bears defend the three-point line the same way they did against Creighton (more on that …
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Sweet 16 odds: Wisconsin vs Baylor betting, Arizona vs San Diego State
Wisconsin improved to 2-0 SU and ATS in the 2014 NCAA Tournament with an 85-77 win and cover against the Oregon Ducks as a 6-point favorite. The Badgers are just 1-4 SU in their last five trips to the Sweet 16, but are 7-2 ATS in their last nine …
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Two Wisconsin Guard units training 'to turn the lights out'
Michael Sears. Spc. Jasen Pomroy of Baldwin (right) and other members of the Wisconsin National Guard's 829th Engineering Co. train for their deployment to Afghanistan to assist in taking down and packing up the gear and equipment used in the war.
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Big Ten Geeks: Preview of Wisconsin vs. Baylor

Big Ten Geeks: Preview of Wisconsin vs. Baylor
Three Big Ten teams remain in the NCAA tournament's Sweet Sixteen, with Wisconsin first taking the floor against Baylor on Thursday night. Given that the Bears opened their tournament against Nebraska, we've already written a scouting report on Baylor.
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Mary Burke releases plan to boost Wisconsin economy, create jobs
Seeking to counter the Republican governor's message of an improving state economy and budget, the former bicycle executive presented Wisconsin as a state that is lagging behind the nation in recovering from the recession. The state is creating jobs at …
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Kochs Invade a Tiny Wisconsin Town
This isn't a movie, however, it's actually happening in Iron County, Wisconsin 's April 1 County Board of Supervisors election. This sleepy part of Northern Wisconsin, home to about 6,000 people, is described as “a place of incredible natural beauty …
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