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News Minute: Here is the latest Wisconsin news from The Associated Press

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BARABOO, Wis. (AP) - A Baraboo woman says she's been criticized and threatened for sending letters of support to the Boston Marathon bombing suspect. Crystel Clary says she's written 14 letters and cards to Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv), and only the cards have been returned by law enforcement officials. Clary says she wants the suspect to know that there are people who support him.

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Marquette University officials have issued a warning to three fraternities following allegations of sexual misconduct. Student affairs assistant vice president Marya Leatherwood says the Delta Chi, Sigma Phi Delta and Triangle chapters are under notice. Leatherwood says sexual misconduct prevention training will take place for the three fraternities involved.

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Seven Wisconsin school districts have been awarded a total of $3.2 million in federal grants to help them expand their nutrition and physical-education programs. To qualify, the districts have to implement programs that teach students healthy eating habits and good nutrition. The recipients include the Pittsville School District, Riverdale School District in Muscoda and Lake Geneva Elementary School District.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - University of Wisconsin Landscape Architecture students are competing to design the floral gardens that will be planted outside the Capitol this year. The Department Administration says students are designing gardens for the south, east and west corner circles of Capitol Square. The State Capitol and Executive Residence Board will pick up to three winning designs later this month.

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