Wednesday Morning Wisconsin News Headlines

Posted Wednesday, September 26, 2012 --- 7:50 a.m.

Here is the latest Wisconsin news from The Associated Press

VILLAGE OF ARGYLE, Wis. (AP) -- Residents of a small Lafayette County community plan to hold a vigil tonight to remember three young brothers who died in a house fire. The 3-, 5- and 7-year-olds died in the September 7th fire in Argyle and their pregnant mother was critically burned. Her husband and brother-in-law are accused of setting the fire to collect insurance policies.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin's Department of Corrections won't let a college professor restart a program that let inmates product and stage Shakespearian plays. Corrections officials say there's no evidence that the Shakespeare Behind Bars program reduced the risk that inmates would be arrested again in the future.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The four-day Wisconsin Science Festival kicks off tomorrow and organizers say there's more than 150 events planned around the state. It's the festival's second year.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin's two-day youth deer hunt kicks off next month. The program lets children between the ages of 10 and 15 hunt under adult supervision. Wildlife officials have held the youth hunt since 2009.

Copyright 2012. The Associated Press.

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