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 email@example.com. Jeff Baenen is on the desk.
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MILWAUKEE — The parent who took a photo of Wisconsin high school boys giving what appears to be a Nazi salute on the steps of a local courthouse said Tuesday he was simply asking the teens to wave goodbye to their parents before they headed to prom and never anticipated the image would draw such widespread condemnation. One student in the photo who did not raise his arm wasn’t buying it. By Gretchen Ehlke. SENT: 525 words, photos.
NAZI SALUTE-STUDENTS-THE LATEST
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MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin lawmakers scheduled a public hearing Tuesday on a $100 million tax break bill that paper products giant Kimberly-Clark Corp. says it needs to keep a plant near Appleton open. By Todd Richmond. Developing.
WISCONSIN REPORT CARDS
MADISON, Wis. — More Wisconsin schools and districts are meeting or exceeding expectations than the past two years, but more also had their scores reduced for absenteeism than in either of the previous report cards, based on data released Tuesday. The report cards from the state Department of Public Instruction measure performance of 2,114 public schools, 281 private choice schools and 422 school districts. By Scott Bauer. SENT: 540 words.
WISCONSIN GOVERNOR-EVERS, BARTENDER KILLING
GREEN BAY, Wis. — There’s another playmaker named Aaron emerging in the Packers’ backfield. Running back Aaron Jones’ big-play potential can help out the two-time NFL MVP playing quarterback. Upcoming: 600 words, photos.
MILWAUKEE — They’re back. Marquette has returned to the AP Top 25 poll for the first time in five years at No. 24. Sharpshooting guard Markus Howard leads the Golden Eagles. By Genaro C. Armas. Upcoming: 600 words, photos by 5 p.m. CT.
CINCINNATI — Xavier (2-0) hosts Wisconsin (1-0) as part of the Gavitte Tipoff Games. The Musketeers lost five of the top seven players from the team that won at Wisconsin 80-70 last season. By Joe Kay. Tipoff at 6:30 p.m. AP Photos staffing.
Milwaukee plays Florida International at FIU Arena.
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