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Politics & Government
1:24 pm
Wed August 21, 2013

Governor Appoints Rep. Suder to Public Service Commission

Long-time Republican Assemblyman Scott Suder will resign his seat Sept. 3 to become administrator of Water, Compliance and Consumer Affairs for the PSC.

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Environment
11:23 am
Wed August 21, 2013

Researcher: State Wolf Hunt Is Unsustainable

A UW researcher says Wisconsin's wolf hunts at their current levels are not sustainable.
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WUWM environmental reporter Susan Bence interviews UW researcher Adrian Treves about the fate of gray wolves in Wisconsin.

A UW researcher is growing increasingly concerned about the plight of the gray wolf on Wisconsin’s landscape.

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Education
10:56 am
Wed August 21, 2013

Wisconsin ACT Scores Remain Above National Average, MPS Lags

Wisconsin and Iowa are tied for second, with Minnesota on top.

The average composite ACT score of Wisconsin's 2013 graduating class was 22.1. The national average was 20.9.

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Arts & Culture
10:00 am
Wed August 21, 2013

Getting a Chance to Answer Those 'What Ifs'

Though his new novel involves time-traveler, author Andrew Sean Greer says he doesn't write science fiction, but rather historical fiction.
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Lake Effect's Bonnie North interviews author Andrew Sean Greer.

Most of us have "what-ifs" fogging up our lives.

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Economy & Business
10:00 am
Wed August 21, 2013

Game Shows Air as WTMJ, Time Warner Feud Enters Lightning Round

WTMJ-TV's offices, circa 2006
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Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews the Business Journal of Milwaukee's Rich Kirchen over the feud between Time Warner Cable and WTMJ 4.

Time Warner Cable subscribers in the Milwaukee area have been missing a key local part of their cable lineup for nearly a month now.

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