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The Lincoln Hills-Copper Lake juvenile prisons in Lincoln County were set to close this year under a law passed in 2018.
That deadline won’t be met.
The biggest issue has been where to put the children.
Ahead of last week’s Joint Committee on Finance budget hearing WXPR asked lawmakers about where things stand.
Rep. Evan Goyke (D- Milwaukee) said legislation that would create new facilities have been sitting in the JCF for almost two years.