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4:16 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

Rowers to Converge on Milwaukee River

Milwaukee will be flooded with row teams from Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Illinois on September 21st.
Credit Michael Pereckas/Flickr

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews Alyssa Remington, race director of the 2013 Milwaukee River Challenge.

Rowing: it's a sport you either love or hate. But either way, it's making a splash in Milwaukee this weekend.

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Politics & Government
12:14 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

County Inks New Deal for War Memorial/Milwaukee Art Museum

Group photo, after signing the agreement
Credit Susan Bence

Milwaukee County officials have approved a new agreement for funding the lakefront War Memorial and the Milwaukee Art Museum.

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Education
10:35 am
Tue September 17, 2013

Most Wisconsin Public Schools Meet or Exceed Expectations

According to the Dept. of Public Instruction, 88% of (1,910) schools met or exceeded expectations in 2012, while three percent (58 schools) failed to meet expectations.

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Environment
8:56 am
Tue September 17, 2013

Only Small Number of Carp Needed For Foothold in Great Lakes

A new study cautions that even a small number of carp would be enough for the invaders to begin colonizing  the Great Lakes.

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Politics & Government
8:33 am
Tue September 17, 2013

Former Legislative Leader Gets Big Pay Raise

Former Assembly Majority Leader Scott Suder will nearly double his salary when he starts work at the Public Service Commission next month.

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