Wisconsin Headlines For Friday Morning

Posted: Friday, December 21, 2012 -- 7:35 a.m.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Some schools are closed again today in Wisconsin as utility crews work to restore power to thousands of customers. Some parts of Dane County received 20 inches of snow during the windy winter storm. Some roads in south-central Wisconsin are impassable because of blowing and drifting snow.

UNDATED (AP) -- A three-time Olympic runner who now lives in Madison is apologizing for living a double life as a high-priced escort. Forty-four-year-old Suzy Favor Hamilton says she was drawn to working as a Las Vegas prostitute while going through a "very challenging time" in her marriage.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The state Department of Natural Resources will hold an online chat today about snowmobile safety. The state's conservation warden and snowmobile safety administrator will answer questions during the session.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Governor Scott Walker is asking Wisconsin residents to pause for a moment of silence this morning to remember the victims of the school massacre in Newtown, Connecticut. A moment of silence is being observed at 9:30 a.m.

Copyright 2012: Associated Press

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