BC-WI--Wisconsin News Digest 1:30 pm, WI
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MADISON, Wis. _ Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he plans to give speeches across the country advocating for conservative issues like returning powers to the states and tax reform. Walker lost is re-election bid in November and leaves office on Monday, replaced by Democrat Tony Evers. Walker announced his general plans for the future in a New Year’s message Tuesday. By Scott Bauer. SENT: 130 words. Developing.
AROUND THE STATE:
EXTRA AUDITORS-TAX REVENUE
MADISON, Wis. _ A boost in the number of auditors generated an additional $72 million in Wisconsin taxes in 2018, according to state revenue officials. The additional revenue, about $10 million short of the Department of Revenue’s goal for 2018, is generated in part by the state’s increased focus on collecting taxes from out-of-state businesses that may not be aware they owe Wisconsin taxes. SENT: 250 words.
WINTRY WEATHER-CRASH, POLICE CHASE-RIVER
MILWAUKEE _ The Detroit Pistons visit the Milwaukee Bucks. 7 p.m. start.
NEW YORK _ In a matchup between two of the nation’s top guards, Markus Howard and No. 16 Marquette (11-2) open Big East play with a road test against Shamorie Ponds and St. John’s (12-1) at Carnesecca Arena. By Mike Fitzpatrick. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts 7 p.m.
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