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4:40 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

Educator Faces 23 Felony Counts for Alleged Child Sexual Assault

Prosecutors have charged Ronn Johnson, in cases involving five children.

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Economy & Business
2:57 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

Homes Sales Grow in Metro Milwaukee

Credit REALTORS

Home sales in July jumped 18.7%, according to the Greater Milwaukee Association of Realtors, compared with July of 2012.

Sales grew in each of the four counties, with Waukesha experiencing the greatest increase in raw numbers of sales.

In the 4-County area there were a total of 1,978 homes sold in July, compared to 1,666 in July of 2012.

July sales in Counties:

-- Milwaukee: (2012) 899, (2013) 991, + 10.2%

-- Waukesha: (2012) 505, (2013) 639, + 26.5%

-- Washington: (2012) 145, (2013) 203, +40.0%

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Economy & Business
1:18 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

Oshkosh Qualifies for Federal Aid Because of Military Cutbacks

Military orders for vehicles, drop 30 percent

The Oshkosh Corp. has laid off at least 950 workers this year, because the U.S. military has purchased fewer company-made vehicles.

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Politics & Government
8:57 am
Mon August 12, 2013

Hearing This Week on New Drunk Driving Laws

A public hearing will be held later this week in Madison regarding drunk driving penalties.

A state Assembly committee will take public testimony Thursday on a new legislation that would toughen the state's drunk driving laws.

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Education
1:00 am
Mon August 12, 2013

More than 300 Teachers Get Ready for New Careers in MPS

Most MPS students return to school in September. Teachers will be there earlier, to set up classrooms

MPS is preparing for the new school year, after a huge turnover in personnel.

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