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Ed Dept. Seeks to Improve teacher Prep Programs

Posted: 5:00 PM - The Obama administration wants to improve teaching before teachers enter the classroom, and it's proposing new rules that would penalize teacher-training programs that turn out ill-prepared graduates.

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Community Works to Curb Teen Suicide Rate

Updated: 3:35 PM - Every day 80 to 90 people wake-up to find their loved one gone to suicide. Unfortunately, Wisconsin continues to have one of the highest youth suicide rates in the country and it's happening right here in Central Wisconsin.

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Wisconsin Student Named Rhodes Scholar

Posted: 11/23/2014 - A student at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire has been named a Rhodes scholar and will enter Oxford University next October.

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2nd School in as Many Weeks Holds Lunch Boycott

Updated: 11/20/2014 - Many Marathon Middle School students are fed up with their school lunch program and Thursday organized a boycott of the school lunch program to show their disapproval of federal lunch guidelines.

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MATC to Build $15.6M Culinary Training Center

Posted: 11/17/2014 - Madison Area Technical College is adding a $15.6 million culinary training center at its campus in Truax to serve students seeking degrees and food lovers who want to improve their cooking skills.

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Marathon Co. Library Celebrates International Game Day

Updated: 11/15/2014 - Visitors to the Marathon County Public Library in Rothschild, Marathon City and Wausau are getting their game on, board games that is by participating in International Game Day Saturday.

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Cost of College Continues to Rise

Updated: 11/13/2014 - Time to stock up on the ramen noodles. The average cost of attending college crept up again this year, the College Board said Thursday. Time to stock up on the ramen noodles. The average cost of attending college crept up again this year, the College Board said Thursday.

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UWSP Offers Special Class for Veterans

Updated: 11/10/2014 - Tuesday is Veterans Day. As we prepare to honor those who have served our country, one UW-Stevens Point alum is working to help our vets transition back into not only civilian, but college life.

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Waukesha School Renamed for Music Icon Les Paul

Posted: 11/08/2014 - Music legend Les Paul discovered guitar at a Waukesha school. It's where his teachers answered his never-ending questions, including how electricity got to light switches or why windows vibrated.

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Once Sleepy Campaign Issue, Education Gains Clout

Posted: 11/01/2014 - Education is typically an issue that voters say they care about, but it seldom drives their decisions. But this year, schools have roared to the forefront in a handful of races for governor.

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Most Voucher Students Came from Private Schools

Posted: 10/23/2014 - The vast majority of students receiving a taxpayer-subsidized voucher to attend private school this year did not go to a Wisconsin public school last year.

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Wis. Paid $139 Million to Failed Voucher Schools

Posted: 10/12/2014 - Wisconsin taxpayers have paid about $139 million to private schools that ended up being barred from the state's voucher system for failing to meet requirements since 2004.

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