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MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The University of Wisconsin School of Business is considering a proposal to shut down its full-time Master of Business Administration program. A statement from the school says the potential changes are part of a broad study of its mission to "best serve students and employers." Professor Donald Hausch told students in an email Wednesday that the idea is being reviewed by faculty.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Workers at troubled youth prisons in northern Wisconsin tell a state senator that conditions are chaotic and they are "scared to death." State Sen. Tom Tiffany released records Friday including emails and descriptions of telephone calls his office received from employees at the Lincoln Hills and Copper Lake juvenile prisons. They share a campus north of Wausau.

TOMAHAWK, Wis. (AP) - Sheriff's deputies say an all-terrain vehicle driver is dead after hitting a bear in Lincoln County. Authorities say the 51-year-old man was operating an ATV on a county road near Tomahawk Thursday about 7:30 p.m. The ATV rolled and the man was thrown from the vehicle after he hit the bear.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Several proposals targeting Alzheimer's Disease and dementia are being circulated in the Wisconsin Legislature, the latest attempt to improve care both for patients and family members. The bills made public this week are the outgrowth of a task force created in 2015 to address Alzheimer's, which is the sixth leading cause of death in Wisconsin. The measures could be debated in the Legislature later this fall or next year.

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