AP-WI--Wisconsin News Digest 1:30 pm, WI
Here’s a look at AP’s general news coverage in Wisconsin. Questions about coverage plans go to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Jeff Baenen is on the desk.
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SUN PRAIRIE, Wis. — A firefighter was killed and at least a dozen other people were injured when a natural gas explosion leveled at least two buildings in a Wisconsin community, authorities said Wednesday. SENT: 620 words, video, photos, with updates expected from developments throughout the day.
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MADISON, Wis. — Democratic attorney general candidate Josh Kaul said Wednesday the Wisconsin Legislature should make clear in state law that women can legally seek abortions in the event the U.S. Supreme Court leaves that question to states. By Scott Bauer. SENT: 590 words, photos.
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Wisconsin Republican U.S. Senate candidate Leah Vukmir has repeatedly attacked incumbent U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, saying the Democrat failed to protect communities against sex offenders. Vukmir, a state senator, is one of two leading contenders for the Republican nomination to take on Baldwin in the November election, with national control of the Senate majority possibly at stake. By Amanda Seitz. SENT: 565 words, photos.
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MIAMI — Rookie Freddy Peralta tries for his fifth victory Wednesday night when the Brewers complete a three-game series at Miami. By Steven Wine. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts 6:10 p.m. CT.
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