WAUSAU - North Central Health Care blames an "undetermined device failure" for the alarm and lock down in Wausau earlier this month.
A statement released Wednesday said the internal investigation ruled out human activation or remote activation of the emergency alarm.
Earlier this month, emergency crews locked down the hospital and surrounding area after a "Dr. Black" emergency was triggered. That alarm indicates a dangerous person with a weapon. After searching the facilities, no sign of an armed person was found anywhere in the hospital.
ANTIGO - When the lieutenant governor and state lawmakers visit Sartori Foods, the company puts them to work. Tuesday afternoon Rebecca Kleefisch, Rep. Mary Czaja (R-Irma), and Rep. Gary Tauchen (R-Bonduel) put on hair nets and rubber boots to rub Asiago cheese and learned a thing or two about what keeps the family-owned business churning.
"This is really a lot of fun and we got our hands dirty today," Kleefisch laughed.
Czaja chose Sartori as the first stop of a day-tour of Antigo-area businesses.
"I think [Sartori] is kind of one of the stars of the 35th Assembly District," Czaja said. The Irma Republican's main goal of Tuesday's tours: turn workforce data into names and faces.
MADISON - Wisconsin is joining a multi-state lawsuit against the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms matching their gender identity.
The lawsuit was announced by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and filed in federal court in Texas on Wednesday.
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