We hope those who celebrated had a wonderful Christmas with friends and/or family, away from the day-to-day grind and regular newsfeeds. We realize for many it’s back to work this morning, as it is for us. We’re going to help you get up-to-speed in ten minutes or less. Here are today’s key reads:

More information on Racine’s connection to a notorious Mexican drug cartel – WPR

The Packers win keeps slim playoff hopes alive – CBS Sports

The Wisconsin Supreme Court stages a gerrymander coup – The Wall Street Journal

Democratic Senator blocks bill which would have allowed whole milk in school lunches – Wisconsin State Farmer

Gas prices here drop while national average increases – WLUK