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Powerful pooches compete in event

The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin hosted its eighth annual pooch pull on Saturday in Janesville. The event lets bear-like, working-breed dogs compete by pulling a heavy cart that increases in weight each round. The event raises money for the humane society.

App suggested to report tips

In the wake of a deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, local law enforcement has this urgent message for students: “If you see something, say something.” Walworth County sheriff’s Deputy Dan Nelson is on a mission to raise awareness about P3 Tips, an app and website where students—and anyone else—can send tips to police anonymously.

nation/world • 10-11B

Russian efforts used social media

The indictment brought Friday by Special counsel Robert Mueller that charged 13 Russian individuals and three Russian companies with meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election underscores how thoroughly social-media companies like Facebook and Twitter were played by Russian propagandists. And it’s not clear if the companies have taken sufficient action to prevent something similar from happening again.

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