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Dane Co. board rejects proposed jail referendum

People in Dane County will not have the opportunity to vote on a proposed reconsolidated and renovation project for the Dane County Jail after the county board rejected a proposal to add a referendum for the project to the April ballot.

Two deputies allegedly attacked by Dane County Jail resident

MADISON, Wis. -- Two Dane County Sheriff's deputies were attacked Tuesday by a resident of the Dane County Jail, officials said Wednesday. Timothy Thomas, 32, from Portland, Ore. was being held in jail by the U.S. Marshal Service pending federal…