News Minute: Here is the latest Wisconsin news from The Associated Press - WBAY

News Minute: Here is the latest Wisconsin news from The Associated Press

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Oral arguments are set for September 9th in the appeal of a federal judge's ruling halting an investigation into Governor Scott Walker's recall campaign. The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago set the argument date late last night. It comes exactly two months before Walker faces re-election. The court will also hear arguments over a media coalition's request that all records in the case be made public.

MILWAUKEE (AP) - A federal judge is sending the Archdiocese of Milwaukee's bankruptcy case to mediation. Bankruptcy Judge Susan Kelley says today that she considers mediation the best bet for resolving the hard-fought, three-year-long case. The archdiocese filed for bankruptcy in 2011, saying it would not have the money to settle lawsuits filed by victims of clergy sexual abuse.

WEST ALLIS, Wis. (AP) - The Wisconsin State Fair will have extra help with crowd control and general security at this year's event. Fair police Chief James Bruno tells WISN-TV about 100 event support staff members have received additional training in traffic control, building and state security and patrolling the grounds.

FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) - An armed standoff in Fond du Lac has ended with the arrest of a man accused of holding a gun to his wife's head. Police say the 37-year-old man was arrested shortly before 7 a.m. today after the 28-year-old woman fled from the house. Authorities say two children in the home were not harmed.

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