Wisconsin State Journal News

CUNA Mutual Group cushions rise in claims last year with premium revenue ...
Thu Apr 24

CUNA Mutual Group cushions rise in claims last year with premium revenue ...
Wisconsin State Journal
Madison-based financial services firm CUNA Mutual Group saw rising claims and a drop in policyholder dividends last year, while posting a fifth straight year of net profits. The credit union insurer, and one of Madison's biggest employers, reported in February ...

Chris Rickert: Free college plan laudable but ideological
Thu Apr 24

Chris Rickert: Free college plan laudable but ideological
Wisconsin State Journal
Chris Rickert is the metro columnist for the Wisconsin State Journal, where he's got his laser-like perspective trained (mostly) on all things Madison. He is especially engaged by blatant hypocrisy, hot partisan rhetoric, class warfare and ice cream. Read more ...

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Save money by changing government structure -- Peter Baum
Thu Apr 24

Save money by changing government structure -- Peter Baum
Wisconsin State Journal
Senators should be elected for six-year terms, with a maximum of 30 years. Representatives should be elected to Congress for five-year terms, also with a maximum of 30 years. At age 70 you're done. In Congress, each state would have two senators, as we ...

On Politics: Poll finds public as opinionated about Mary Burke as Ron Johnson
Thu Apr 24

On Politics: Poll finds public as opinionated about Mary Burke as Ron Johnson
Wisconsin State Journal
State Journal reporters Matthew DeFour and Mary Spicuzza bring you their takes on state and Madison-area politics. • Read more from this blog · Follow @mspicuzzawsj · Follow @WSJMattD4. Related Links. 2014 Wisconsin governor race polls. Democratic ...

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Verona man charged with possessing child porn
Wed Apr 23

Verona man charged with possessing child porn
Wisconsin State Journal
A Verona man was charged Wednesday with possessing child pornography after state Division of Criminal Investigation agents on Monday allegedly found illegal images on his computer and on a storage drive. Andrew L. Rose, 20, was charged with eight ...

Andrew Ellis had a chance at probation, but judge sentences him to prison after ...
Wed Apr 23

Andrew Ellis had a chance at probation, but judge sentences him to prison after ...
Wisconsin State Journal
Gov. Scott Walker still leads Burke 48-45, but that's a closer margin than the same poll found in September. Recent. Doug Moe: Life, love and opera · Odd Wisconsin: Shocking discovery in railroad baggage room · Pelvic medicine clinic offers new help for ...

Pelvic medicine clinic offers new help for women
Wed Apr 23

Pelvic medicine clinic offers new help for women
Wisconsin State Journal
Gillian Eccles, of Madison, runs with her son Jake, 9. Like many women, Eccles developed urinary incontinence after childbirth, especially when running or playing soccer. She endured the symptoms for years until she had surgery in January, which made her ...

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Together: Cultivating gratitude
Wed Apr 23

Together: Cultivating gratitude
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Jill Annis in the Wisconsin State Journal studio in Madison, Wis., Friday afternoon, April 12, 2013. M.P. King-State Journal. Enlarge Photo. Let's just say I'm an impulsive person. On Dec. 30, 2012, I decided “gratitude” would be my focus in 2013. In order to stay ...

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Ask Atlas: Use breathing and take a break when angry
Wed Apr 23

Ask Atlas: Use breathing and take a break when angry
Wisconsin State Journal
Licensed marriage and family therapists Kari Montie and Alexander Einsman for Wisconsin State Journal Balance section relationship column, pictured Friday, August 30, 2013. John Hart -- State Journal. Enlarge Photo ...

Madison Style: Antique store focuses on oddities, taxidermy
Wed Apr 23

Madison Style: Antique store focuses on oddities, taxidermy
Wisconsin State Journal
Not many stores boast a two-headed calf, vintage paint-by-number Jesus paintings and Masonic Temple medals, but Afterlife Antiques and Oddities is not a typical store. Owner Nicole O'Connor is skilled at hunting for unique and memorable artifacts for her ...

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