BC-WI--Wisconsin News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, WI
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MADISON, Wis. _ Wisconsin legislators are set to vote on whether to lift restrictions on the state’s elk hunt. Current regulations allow an elk season once herds in the Clam Lake and Black River regions reach 200 and 150 animals respectively. The rules also limit the number of permits to 5 percent of the total elk population. SENT: 130 words. Developing.
WISCONSIN BUDGET-UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS
MADISON, Wis. _ Gov. Tony Evers wants to boost Wisconsin’s unemployment benefits and eliminate some requirements to qualify for them. The changes included in Evers’ budget proposal would raise the maximum rate for unemployment benefits from $370 to $406 a week. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 350 words.
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