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2:15 pm
Mon September 30, 2013

Wisconsin's Health Insurance Exchange: Calculate Your Premium

As Wisconsin people can begin shopping on the new health care insurance exchange on Oct. 1, here are answers to some questions with Jackie Garner of U.S. Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services.

Q: Who needs to pay attention to this inaugural enrollment period of the Affordable Care Act?

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Environment
12:15 pm
Mon September 30, 2013

New Arboretum on Milwaukee River Takes Root

Arboretum project director Aaron Zeleske

We talk with some of the worker bees behind the new Rotary Centennial Arboretum that opened Saturday. It stretches between North Avenue and Locust Street.

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Regional
11:00 am
Mon September 30, 2013

NML's New Office Tower Will be Just One Change in Downtown Milwaukee

Other buildings could bloom along Milwaukee's lakefront in coming years

The new 32-story office tower Northwestern Mutual plans to build in downtown Milwaukee, will be just one change to the landscape.

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Regional
10:49 am
Mon September 30, 2013

Roadway Resculpting to Begin Soon Along Milwaukee's Downtown Lakefront

Planners envision easier access and more green space along Milwaukee's downtown lakefront

While Milwaukee awaits construction of a 32-floor Northwestern Mutual office tower, work will begin on new passageways along the downtown lakefront.


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Health & Science
5:27 pm
Fri September 27, 2013

Can Science Explain the Benefits of Meditation?

Early morning meditation
Credit Andre Engels/Wikipedia

Lake Effect's Dan Harmon interviews Richard Davidson, a University of Wisconsin professor who studies the science of emotions.

Among the films being featured at this year's Milwaukee Film Festival is a documentary called “Free the Mind."

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