News

Pages

Arts & Culture
4:44 pm
Mon August 26, 2013

New Managing Director: Milwaukee Rep Performs 'World Class' Art

Chad Bauman is the Milwaukee Rep's new managing director.
Credit Chad Bauman

Lake Effect's Bonnie North interviews the Milwaukee Rep's new managing director Chad Bauman.

As it opens its 60th anniversary season, the Milwaukee Rep is in a good place.

Read more
Economy & Business
4:11 pm
Mon August 26, 2013

U.S. Postal Service Turns to Local Business for Innovation, Cost Savings

Quad Graphics facility
Credit Quad Graphics

Lake Effect's Amy Kiley reports on a new business partnership Quad Graphics has with the US Postal Service.

Quad/Graphics of Wisconsin is teaming up with the U.S. Postal Service to overcome the financial challenges of the digital age.

Read more
Economy & Business
4:00 pm
Mon August 26, 2013

Kenosha Aggressive in Developing Chrysler, Other Sites

After the controversial closure of the Chrysler engine plant in Kenosha, the city made an aggressive deal with involved parties to repurpose the site.
Credit AFL-CIO/Flickr

Lake Effect's Stephanie Lecci interviews Business Journal of Milwaukee reporter Sean Ryan.

In the last several years, our southern neighbors in the city of Kenosha have seen a healthy amount of commercial and industrial real estate development.

Read more
Arts & Culture
2:45 pm
Mon August 26, 2013

Finding Meaning at Burning Man

The Burning Man effigy
Credit Aaron Logan/Flickr

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews director and producer Julie Pifher.

Please note: This interview originally aired on July 10, 2013.

For a week every year, tens of thousands of people descend on a usually vacant spot in the Nevada desert for a festival that is equal parts performance art, philosophy, and party.

Read more
Politics & Government
11:18 am
Mon August 26, 2013

Bill Would Change How Police Investigate Officer-Involved Shootings

Two legislators say outsiders should join police in investigating fatalities
Credit flickr.com/webhosting review

A state lawmaker says outsiders should be involved in investigations, when police shoot and kill someone, or a suspect dies in police custody.

Read more

Pages