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10:55 am
Wed August 28, 2013

Labor Day Weekend Traffic Expected to be Heavier than Usual

Holiday travelers will share the road with thousands of bikers and baseball fans Thursday through Monday.

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Regional
6:00 am
Wed August 28, 2013

50 Years After the March on Washington, A Candid Conversation about Race Relations in Milwaukee

Eight community members talk about race relations in Milwaukee.
Michelle Maternowski

Round table discussion that aired on Lake Effect

Community members talk about how the greater Milwaukee area is doing when it comes to reaching Martin Luther King’s goals.

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Economy & Business
1:00 am
Wed August 28, 2013

Menominee Nation Urges Walker to Approve Kenosha Casino

The Menominee Nation wants to build a casino in Kenosha
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Supporters of a tribal casino in Kenosha turned up the heat on Gov. Scott Walker Tuesday.

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Politics & Government
5:10 pm
Tue August 27, 2013

Documentary Tells the Other Stories of the March on Washington

March on Washington
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Lake Effect's Mitch Teich speaks with "Black Nouveau" host Joanne Williams.

This week marks the 50th anniversary of the historic March on Washington, the march that catalyzed the changes in civil rights for African-Americans that would be fought for through the 1960's and beyond.

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Politics & Government
3:29 pm
Tue August 27, 2013

Immigrant Rights Group Calls English Language Bill an “Embarrassment”

Voces de la Frontera says a bill that would make English the state’s official language would disenfranchise residents.

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