Study: Light competition fuels higher gas prices in EC; 11 doctors cited for errant sick notes; more state briefs

December 13, 2012 at 2:18 am in Hudson Star-Observer

A study by UW Eau Claire students indicates light competition may nudge fuel prices higher in their town. Also, Senator-elect Tammy Baldwin will serve in budget- and Homeland Security roles once sworn in Jan. 3rd. Elsewhere around Wisconsin, a Tomah man has died in a house fire and federal officials say nearly 1 in 5 Wisconsin kids lives in poverty. Plus more state briefs. Continue Reading