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Flu Prevention Should Start Now

Updated: 10/21/2007 - The cold and flu season is right around the corner and health experts say the best way to prevent it is by starting to take precautions now. According to the Center for Disease Control more the 200,000 people are hospitalized with complication from influenza every year.

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State Computer Committee Hasn't Met in Several Years

Posted: 10/21/2007 - A legislative committee that provides oversight of state computer issues hasn't met in several years. This even after an audit in April found waste and mismanagement in state information technology projects. That audit recommended reviving the committee, which hasn't met since the 2003-2004 legislative session.

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Wausau Teachers Stop Extracurriculars, Contract Negotiations Continue

Posted: 10/21/2007 - Some Wausau area teachers are resigning from extracurricular activities. Paul Clark, chairman of the Wausau Education Association's action committee, says as of late last week more than 100 activities or events have been affected districtwide.

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44 Teachers Punished in 5 Years Over Sexual Misconduct

Posted: 10/21/2007 - Forty-four Wisconsin teachers lost their license because of sexual misconduct between 2001 and 2005. An Associated Press review of state Department of Public Instruction records show nearly three-fourths of those cases involve a student victim.

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Packer Legend Max McGee Dies

Updated: 10/22/2007 - According to television reports out of Minneapolis, Former Green Bay Packer Max McGee fell from the rooftop of his home in Deephaven, MN on Saturday and died.

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The Misconception Behind Sweetest Day Revealed

Posted: 10/20/2007 - Most people like getting chocolates, so what better way to tell your sweetie "Happy Sweetest Day?" Every third Saturday of October is observed as Sweetest Day.

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Habitat for Humanity "Goes Green"

Updated: 10/22/2007 - With "Going Green" being a huge trend, Habitat for Humanity is taking the extra step to make homes more environmentally friendly. The organization strives to help residents getout of substandard housing and into a new home that is both energy efficient and affordable.

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Empty Bowls Event Raises Money for Hunger Prevention

Posted: 10/20/2007 - An area organization is taking a national event and scaling it down to a local level. Portage County Hunger and Poverty Prevention Partnerships hosted the 6th Annual Empty Bowls Event at the Stevens Point Area High School.

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Knowlton Man Injured in Crash

Updated: 10/21/2007 - A man from the Town of Knowlton was listed in critical condition Saturday afternoon, after crashing his truck into a tree and a fiber optic cable box in the Village of Kronenwetter Friday night.

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Racine Gets Ready fo Visit by Armenian 'Pope'

Posted: 10/20/2007 - Armenians in Wisconsin are getting ready for a big event next week. For the first time in nearly 50 years, their version of the pope will be visiting the state.

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Wisconsin is in Middle of Pack for State Job Growth

Posted: 10/20/2007 - According to data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Wisconsin ranked 38th last month among the 50 states and the District of Columbia in 12-month job growth.

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Sheboygan Teen Faces Child Neglect Charges

Posted: 10/20/2007 - An 18-year-old Sheboygan woman is facing a misdemeanor child neglect charge for allegedly running from a confrontation and leaving her 6-month-old daughter behind.

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UWSP Security Could be Armed Soon

Posted: 10/19/2007 - UWSP officials think it's time to further secure their campus by arming their campus security officers.

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