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Obesity among adults in Wisconsin counties
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Falcon News Service stories are reported by students enrolled in journalism courses at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. Stories may be used by other media provided credit is given to the author and to Falcon News Service.


Transit and transportation

Our first Reporting guide examines transit and transportation in western Wisconsin. Find information on topics such as the location of airports around the state, crash statistics, traffic counts, and the safety of railroad crossings.

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