Chippewa Herald - Breaking

State Senate strengthens restrictions on 'straw' gun purchases

The bill's sponsor, Sen. Alberta Darling, R-River Hills, said she offered the bill at the urging of Milwaukee city officials.  Read more

Police-Sheriff calls

Law enforcement and emergency response agencies in Chippewa County responded to the following calls: Read more

Assembly Republicans making changes to association self-insurance bill

The bill would have exempted associations that self-insure from state regulations, but Republicans have agreed to make such associations subject to state insurance laws. Read more

State Senate votes to add work, child support requirements, drug testing for public assistance programs

Another bill would require Medicaid enrollees determined by the state to be "able-bodied" to pay child support and participate in child paternity testing, or face losing benefits. Read more

State Senate poised to roll back wetlands protections

Nearly 80 bills were on the agenda for Tuesday's Senate session, scheduled to start at 11 a.m. Read more


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