MADISON - A company looking to dig a huge iron mine in far northwestern Wisconsin has submitted a scaled-down sampling plan that would make blasting a last resort.
MILWAUKEE (AP) O.J. Mayo rebounded from a subpar game with 22 points and the Milwaukee Bucks snapped an 11-game losing streak with a 92-85 victory over the Boston Celtics on Saturday night.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) Christian Hackenberg threw for 339 yards and four touchdowns, and Penn State pounced on a slew of blunders before holding off a late rally to upset No. 14 Wisconsin 31-24 on Saturday.
Hackenberg, a freshman, showed the poise of a veteran in dissecting a tough defense.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Al Jefferson posted season highs with 23 points and 12 rebounds, and the Charlotte Bobcats handed the Milwaukee Bucks their 11th straight loss with a 92-76 victory on Friday night.
BOYCEVILLE, Wis. (AP) - A Menomonie deer hunter is in critical condition after he was shot in the stomach by members of his own hunting party.
MADISON, Wis. AP - Shoppers planning to hit the Internet on Monday looking for deals are being warned to watch out for scammers.
DETROIT (AP) Matthew Stafford made up for some mistakes with three touchdown passes, including one to Calvin Johnson, to help the Detroit Lions score 37 straight points after an awful start to beat the Green Bay Packers 40-10 on Thursday.
DETROIT (AP) Green Bay center Evan Dietrich-Smith has left its game at Detroit because of a knee injury, and he will not return.
Dietrich-Smith is the lineman who was stomped on by Detroit's Ndamukong Suh in a Thanksgiving game two years ago.
OGDEN, Utah (AP) - A squirrel that was kidnapped from Utah by a truck driver and then rejected by her adopted family in Wisconsin has returned home for the holidays.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) Quarterback Aaron Rodgers will miss his third consecutive game, and Matt Flynn will become the Green Bay Packers' fourth starting quarterback of the season Thursday when the Packers play the Lions in Detroit.