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Politics & Government
9:06 am
Wed September 18, 2013

Special Election Planned in South Surbubs

A special election will be held in the 21st Assembly District to replace Mark Honadel.

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Politics & Government
8:55 am
Wed September 18, 2013

Legislature Gives Landlords More Power

A new bill gives landlords more power over tenants.

Landlords will have more power over tenants if a bill passed by the Senate Tuesday gets signed by the Governor.

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Environment
4:00 am
Wed September 18, 2013

Whitefish Bay Paddler Part of Team Taking on the Mississippi

This morning five sleek canoes slipped into Lake Itasca, the headwaters of the Mississippi. A member of the crew paddling the length of the river is a Whitefish Bay native.

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Education
1:00 am
Wed September 18, 2013

Community Activists Rally Against Privatization of Low Performing Schools

Community activists say they want to make sure no MPS schools are privatized.

There was a rally downtown late Tuesday, outside the offices of the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce.

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Regional
5:05 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

3 Attractions to See at Milwaukee County Fair

Pies are just one of the many food competition categories at the Milwaukee County Fair.
Credit mechanikat, flickr

Did you know that there's a Milwaukee County Fair? There sure is - and it's coming at the end of September.

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Arts & Culture
5:01 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

The Dunwells Update English Folk

The Dunwells
Credit Piper Ferguson

Earlier this summer, Milwaukee got a taste of modern English folk rock, courtesy of The Dunwells.

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Economy & Business
4:51 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

Steve Marcus Calls for Downtown Sculptures, Sales Tax for Civic Projects

Steve Marcus, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Marcus Corporation
Credit Michelle Maternowski

For more than half a century, Steve Marcus has helped shape the city of Milwaukee.

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Education
4:26 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

MPS Dumps Letter Grades for K-8

Milwaukee Public Schools is following a trend in education - moving away from traditional letter grades. 

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Arts & Culture
4:16 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

Rowers to Converge on Milwaukee River

Milwaukee will be flooded with row teams from Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Illinois on September 21st.
Credit Michael Pereckas/Flickr

Rowing: it's a sport you either love or hate. But either way, it's making a splash in Milwaukee this weekend.

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Politics & Government
12:14 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

County Inks New Deal for War Memorial/Milwaukee Art Museum

Group photo, after signing the agreement
Credit Susan Bence

Milwaukee County officials have approved a new agreement for funding the lakefront War Memorial and the Milwaukee Art Museum.

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