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5:10 pm
Tue August 27, 2013

Documentary Tells the Other Stories of the March on Washington

March on Washington
Credit The U.S. National Archives/Flickr

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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Politics & Government
2:29 pm
Tue August 27, 2013

South Milwaukee Lawmaker to Resign from Assembly

Mark Honadel will give up his Assembly seat in mid-September

State Rep. Mark Honadel announced Tuesday that he’ll take a job in the private sector.

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Regional
12:52 pm
Tue August 27, 2013

Heat Advisory Until 8:00 Tuesday Night

The heat index could be as high as 105 on Tuesday

The National Weather Service says winds will pump hot and humid air into southern Wisconsin on Tuesday.

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Regional
12:31 pm
Tue August 27, 2013

Menominee Nation Urges Walker to Approve Kenosha Casino

The Menominee tribe hopes revenue from a casino would help reduce poverty on the tribe’s reservation in northern Wisconsin
Credit Ann-Elise Henzl

Leaders of the Menominee tribe held a news conference at the state Capitol on Tuesday.

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