MADISON, Wis. — Apparently Jefferson County didn’t get the memo.

It seems not many others did, either.

A reported agreement between the Wisconsin Newspaper Association and the League of Wisconsin Municipalities expected to end local government policies of redacting information traditionally available to the public through the state’s open record laws includes counties, sheriffs departments and other government entities, too, Beth Bennett, WNA’s executive director, tells Wisconsin Reporter.




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