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Arts & Culture
10:00 am
Fri August 30, 2013

Essay: A Woman and Her Harley

Harleys line the street near 62nd & Layton for the 110th anniversary celebration of Harley-Davidson.
Credit Mitch Teich

Lake Effect essayist Heidi Friedrichs

"Wow, that’s so cool!”

That’s what I hear from onlookers when I’m riding my motorcycle.

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Regional
8:00 am
Fri August 30, 2013

Do High Numbers of Arrests Equal Safer Streets?

Homicides are up 20 percent this year in Milwaukee

The past couple months have been violent ones in Milwaukee. Shootings have plagued parts of the city.

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Arts & Culture
4:48 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

How to Write the Letter of Your Life

Leah Dobkin's "Legacy Letters" help pass along the memories and wisdom we accumulate throughout life.
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Lake Effect's Stephanie Lecci interviews Legacy Letters founder Leah Dobkin.

There's a saying about death and one's possessions that goes "You can't take it with you."

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Economy & Business
3:51 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

Report: WI Property Values Drop for 5 Straight Years

The value of taxable property in Wisconsin fell 0.8 percent, to $467.5 billion between 2012 and 2013.

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Environment
3:39 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

Proposal Would Prevent DNR from Euthanizing Wild Animals in Shelters

The state could have a new policy on the treatment of wild animals, after Gov. Walker and others were outraged by an incident involving a fawn.

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