Friday April 29, 2016 - Updated 5:07pm

Governor

12:47pm
One Wisconsin Now. Will federal court obstructionist U.S. Senator Ron Johnson call on Gov. Walker to wait until after election to appoint new state Supreme Court justice?
11:06am
Reps. Barca, Shankland, Zamarripa. Letter to Gov. Waker regarding Elizabethkingia anopheles.
9:41am
Gov. Walker. Travels throughout Wisconsin to highlight $19.3 billion tourism industry.

1:19pm
WBAY. Democrats question withholding infection information.
1:14pm
Cap Times. Gov. Scott Walker's second chance at a Wisconsin Supreme Court appointment is a consequential one, analysts say.
10:03am
Milwaukee Business Journal. Growing tourism industry boosts Wisconsin economy by $19.3 billion in 2015.
5:24am
Cap Times. Randy Koschnick says he will apply to fill Justice David Prosser's Wisconsin Supreme Court seat.
4:33am
Fox 11. Walker expecting many applicants for state Supreme Court.

Legislative

2:13pm
Sen. Fitzgerald, Rep. Jagler. Announce Study Committee on rural firefighters, emergency responders.
12:50pm
Sen. Fitzgerald. Column: Legislative Republicans combat drunk driving.

State Agencies

1:23pm
DATCP. Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board elections open May 2.
12:57pm
DATCP. Electric line in southwest WI topic of open houses in May.
12:51pm
DNR. Hearings and meetings, May 2-8.
11:10am
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board. To meet in Boscobel.
4:59am
DNR. Outdoor Report.
4:58am
DWD. Wisconsin Promise initiative for youth with disabilities & their families surpasses enrollment target.

10:36am
Chippewa Herald. Company at center of WEDC fraud investigation files for bankruptcy.
4:30am
NBC 15. New Wisconsin bureau to handle officer-involved deaths.

Economy/Business

9:40am
Wisconsin Bankers Association. Educate young consumers through reading.

4:35am
Duluth News Tribune. Deadline nears on Teamster pension cuts.

Environment/Outdoors

4:34am
Ashland Daily Press. Meyer warns against sales of public lands.

Statewide

12:53pm
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin. Voter ID education is needed to ensure fair and efficient elections.

9:00am
Wisconsin Ag Connection. WMMB's Robson claims he was asked to leave.
8:59am
Wisconsin Ag Connection. Wisconsin still leading the nation in dairy product output.
4:39am
Wisconsin Public Radio. UW professor: Opioid epidemic in Wisconsin hasn't peaked.
4:32am
WISC. Wisconsin ranked 4th most dangerous state for drunken driving.

Courts

5:07pm
AG Schimel. Seeks emergency stay in right-to-work case.
3:58pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Accepts 12 new cases.
10:58am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. On John Doe, DAs deserve our thanks!
9:04am
WI Supreme Court. Walworth State Bank v. Abbey Springs Condominium Association, Inc.
9:03am
WI Supreme Court. Office of Lawyer Regulation v. Michael J. Hicks.

4:36pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Prosecutors: Walker campaign, conservative group 'one and the same.'

Education

2:14pm
UW-Stout. Fundraiser for Women and Gender Studies brings in $5,000.
12:55pm
UW-River Falls. Six students honored with Chancellor's Award.
10:09am
UW-Madison. Names new dean of School of Nursing.
9:43am
MPS. 2,500+ student musicians to perform as MPS Biennial Music Festival expands to two days.
9:42am
UW-Stout. Shriner's Cup golf event raises $1,718 for children's hospital.

4:56am
Sheboygan Press. UW Colleges faculty want focus on budget cuts.
4:41am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. UW System president: Pay hikes possible.
4:38am
Badger Herald. UW Faculty Senate unsure whether to bash UW System leadership with non-confidence resolution.
4:36am
Wisconsin Radio Network. Ray Cross unguarded at UW Stout forum.

Local

12:44pm
Milwaukee County Board Chairman Lipscomb. Announces standing commitee assignments for the 2016-2018 term. Committee Assignments.
11:07am
Madison Mayor Soglin. Madison partners to provide new free summer meal sites.

4:50am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Officials outline smaller Waukesha service area.
4:32am
NBC 15. Mayor proposes ban on new restaurants and bars on State Street.

Congress

3:55pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Introduces DRC amendment.
12:56pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. And community leaders celebrate 40 years of MACC Fund.
9:57am
U.S. Rep. Kind. Votes for legislation to ease burden of flood insurance costs.
4:57am
Senate Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs. Chairman Johnson comments on recent San Bernardino arrests.

5:07am
Bloomberg. Obama's push for court pick fizzles as Republicans stand firm.
4:44am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Baldwin, Johnson bitterly joust over appeals court vacancy.

Politics

11:14am
DPW. Speaker Paul Ryan and Rep. Sean Duffy refuse to return campaign contributions from disgraced former Speaker of the House.
9:56am
DPW. Ron Johnson's beltway blunder - Week of April 24, 2016.
9:20am
Allen for 97th Assembly. To run for reelection.
8:20am
Citizen Action of WI. Yet another Walker outsourcing scandal.

1:21pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Paul Ryan challenger: GOP won't let me set up table at state convention.
5:15am
Washington Post. GOP elites are now resigned to Trump as their nominee.
4:56am
WAOW. Sen. Feingold won't reveal how he voted.
4:40am
La Crosse Tribune. Democrat, independent also surface to challenge Shilling.
4:37am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Feingold says in-state donor pledge has 'no relationship to reality' anymore.
4:30am
WXOW. La Crosse resident Chip DeNure announces campaign for state Senate.

Thursday April 28, 2016

Governor

4:26pm
Gov. Walker. Participates in financial literacy event at Appleton West High School.
2:17pm
Gov. Walker. Seeks applicants for the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
12:12pm
One Wisconsin Now. Gov. Walker and Speaker Vos make stunningly hypocritical excuse for lack of voter ID education campaign.
10:39am
Gov. Walker. Weekly radio address.

4:59am
Wisconsin Public Radio. GAB director calls Walker's comments on voter ID law 'disingenuous.'

Legislative

2:33pm
Sen. Vinehout. Column: Will broadband show up in rural neighborhoods?
1:28pm
Sen. Carpenter. Make Supreme Court justices appointed to fill vacant seats run for election at next spring ballot.
11:53am
DPW. Walker administration, JFC Republicans must educate Wisconsinites on photo ID law.
11:22am
Rep. Taylor. State must take immediate action to address lead poisoning of Wisconsin children. Letter to DHS. DHS Response.
10:42am
Sen. Shilling. 17 straight quarters of disappointment and counting.
10:28am
Sen. Erpenbach. Weekly Democratic radio address.
8:26am
Midwest Food Processors Association, Inc. Laud legislation expanding school snack program.

5:03am
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. UW System schools fear loss of top-quality faculty.
5:03am
Chippewa Herald. Jesse Kremer: Gender restrictions on school bathrooms protect women.
5:02am
Daily Cardinal. Transgender rights resurface as hot-button issue in Wisconsin.
5:00am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. GOP leaders open to vote ID ad campaign. Cap Times.

State Agencies

4:53pm
Sen. Hansen. Statement into new claims of tax dollars being given to companies engaged in outsourcing Wisconsin jobs.
4:25pm
DNR. Carp removal efforts part of spring fisheries management in Wisconsin.
2:53pm
DHS. Statement on Elizabethkingia Anophelis outbreak.
1:23pm
Wisconsin Lottery. West Allis woman claims $50,000 Powerball ticket.
12:32pm
AG Schimel. Announces Division of Criminal Investigation reorganization.
8:28am
DPI. 2015 graduation rate is 88.4 percent.

3:01pm
WKOW. Company that received WEDC tax credits shipped jobs from Janesville to Panama.
1:48pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. State could shift care of elderly, disabled to for-profit companies.
12:21pm
Janesville Gazette. Data: Blacks struggled to graduate in 4 years.
5:18am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. State to provide $11.8 million for lead lateral removal.
4:57am
WXOW. Wisconsin Lt. Governor tours Western.

Economy/Business

7:36am
Bureau of Economic Analysis. GDP: First Quarter 2016.

7:51am
Reuters. U.S. economy stalls in first quarter as activity weakens broadly.
5:14am
WQOW. Menards agrees to change policies violating labor laws.

Statewide

2:51pm
Alliance for Regulatory Coordination. Governor proclaims May as Building Safety Month.

5:16am
WISN. Patient in neonatal ICU infected with Elizabethkingia.

Courts

2:03pm
Rep. Nygren. Statement on Justice David Prosser retirement.
1:22pm
Rep. Heaton. Statement on the retirement of Justice David Prosser.
7:05am
AG Schimel. Statement on Justice Prosser's announced retirement.

2:48pm
Wisconsin State Journal. Prosecutors appeal John Doe decision to U.S. Supreme Court.
1:29pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Prosecutors ask U.S. Supreme Court to overturn Doe decision.
1:25pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Editorial: Appoint a commission to find successor for Prosser.
5:01am
Cap Times. Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David Prosser to retire, replacement will serve until 2020.

Education

2:50pm
UW-Madison. Honors noted entrepreneurs with achievement awards.
2:02pm
UW-Stout. Recycling efforts 28th best in U.S., No. 1 in Wisconsin again.
11:23am
NWTC. To launch Autism Technician degree.
11:18am
UW-Madison. Cell transplant treats Parkinson's in mice under control of designer drug.
10:12am
UW-Stout. Professor inducted into Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters.
9:32am
UW-Platteville. Students and Orion Group Home youth plant trees at Wyalusing State Park.
9:03am
UW-Madison. Brenner's simpler fertility test is basis for promising UW-Madison spinoff.

11:05am
NBC 26. Shawano parents could face fines if their kids bully.

Local

1:26pm
WPHCA. Milwaukee's Community Health Centers recognized for the critical role they play in providing primary care to those with limited access to care.

1:33pm
Cap Times. City attorney: Madison alders violated open meetings laws in government reform discussions.
5:15am
WBAY. Green Bay alderman proposing ban on alcohol sales.

Politics

2:26pm
RPW. Senator Russ Feingold listens to everyone but Wisconsin.
9:59am
DPW. Johnson's record - a blueprint for exploding the national debt.
7:54am
Craig for 28th Senate. Receives endorsement from Sensenbrenner, Ryan in 28th District Senate race.

3:03pm
Portage Daily Register. Rematch anticipated for Wisconsin Assembly District 42.
2:51pm
DPW. Speaker Paul Ryan's speech to millennials falls on deaf ears.
5:22am
USA Today. Sanders lays off hundreds of staffers as he weighs Plan B.
5:05am
Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune. Ryan asks millennials to give GOP a chance.
5:04am
Janesville Gazette. Second Democrat enters 31st Assembly race.
4:58am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Koch group has spent $44 million in Wisconsin since 2010, liberal PAC says.