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Politics & Government
6:51 pm
Mon September 29, 2014

Walker and Burke Bring Out Heavy Hitters

Michelle Obama campaigns for Mary Burke in Milwaukee
Credit LaToya Dennis

Governor Scott Walker and his opponent Mary Burke on Monday brought out the heavy hitters.

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Economy & Business
10:22 am
Mon September 29, 2014

E-Cigarette Stores Growing in Popularity in Milwaukee

Vape shops are opening throughout the Milwaukee area
Credit LaToya Dennis

A number of so called vape shops have been opening in Milwaukee.

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Regional
1:00 am
Mon September 29, 2014

U.S. Supreme Court Could Decide Soon Whether to Consider Same-Sex Marriage Bans

Experts say there’s a good chance the U.S. Supreme Court will take up at least one state’s same-sex marriage ban, in the next year or two
Credit thinkstock

Voters here banned same-sex marriage in 2006. This year, federal courts overturned the ban.

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Politics & Government
2:58 pm
Fri September 26, 2014

Assembly Speaker Offers Tolls, General Fund Money to Close Transportation Deficit

Republican Assembly Speaker Robin Vos spoke at a rally in Racine Friday.

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Arts & Culture
2:47 pm
Fri September 26, 2014

Hugh Bob & The Hustle: Songs From the North Country

Photo courtesy of Alacrity Photography.

Singer-songwriter Hugh Robert Masterson invites anyone doubting his claim to country music to take a ride home with him to Butternut, Wisconsin. It’s a quaint but fading town in the far north of the state, the sign reading: Population 375. With his band, Hugh Bob and The Hustle, Masterson has brought the sound of authentic North Country to the city of Milwaukee.

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Education
2:03 pm
Fri September 26, 2014

Racine Horlick Students Locked Down, Released Early after Report of Shot Fired Across the Street

Racine police were summoned to a parking lot across from Horlick H.S. around 10 o'clock Friday morning, after reports of a fight and at least one shot fired.

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Arts & Culture
11:03 am
Fri September 26, 2014

Tennessee Williams' 'The Glass Menagerie' Returns to Milwaukee

John Glowacki and Angela Iannone as Tom and Amanda
Mark Frohna Photography

To properly appreciate the history of American theatre, you have to study one of its titans.  Playwright Tennessee Williams is perhaps best known for his searing drama A Streetcar Named Desire. But it was his play The Glass Menagerie that brought him fame. 

From the time it premiered in New York in 1944, it has probably never been out of production. 

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Environment
11:00 am
Fri September 26, 2014

Movie Crafted by Mequon Teen Featured at Milwaukee Film Festival

Megan Sai Dogra visited children at Chingari Rehabilitation Center in Bhopal, India - March 2014.
Credit A Dogra

    

16-year-old Megan Sai Dogra's short film, Assist Bhopal, took root last year at the start of her freshman year of high school.

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Politics & Government
9:20 am
Fri September 26, 2014

Federal Appeals Court Will Not Reconsider Wisconsin Voter ID Ruling

The full federal appeals court is divided, five to five, so it will not rehear the case. The tie means Wisconsin can enforce its Voter ID law.

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Arts & Culture
8:38 am
Fri September 26, 2014

So, There's A Life-Size Game of Mouse Trap in Milwaukee

The life-size game of Mouse Trap being set up in Milwaukee.
Michelle Maternowski

Remember the game Mouse Trap? Well, now you can enjoy a life-size version of the game in Milwaukee.

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