Local • 3A, 5A, 8A-10A
Man convicted for robberies
More than two years after the first in a string of robberies committed in fall 2016, a Rock County jury determined the robber was Michael O. Statler, 25, of Beloit. He was one of several accused in the crimes, but he claimed he didn’t do it. Rather, he said, it was someone who might have looked like him behind the mask worn in security camera footage of a robbery.
State • 2A
Senate votes out officials
The Wisconsin Senate voted Tuesday to oust leaders of the bipartisan state agencies charged with running elections and overseeing ethics laws, the latest move by Republicans to exact revenge on anyone connected with a now-closed investigation into Gov. Scott Walker and other conservatives.