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8:00 am
Fri August 30, 2013

Do High Numbers of Arrests Equal Safer Streets?

Homicides are up 20 percent this year in Milwaukee

The past couple months have been violent ones in Milwaukee. Shootings have plagued parts of the city.

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Arts & Culture
4:48 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

How to Write the Letter of Your Life

Leah Dobkin's "Legacy Letters" help pass along the memories and wisdom we accumulate throughout life.
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There's a saying about death and one's possessions that goes "You can't take it with you."

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Economy & Business
3:51 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

Report: WI Property Values Drop for 5 Straight Years

The value of taxable property in Wisconsin fell 0.8 percent, to $467.5 billion between 2012 and 2013.

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Environment
3:39 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

Proposal Would Prevent DNR from Euthanizing Wild Animals in Shelters

The state could have a new policy on the treatment of wild animals, after Gov. Walker and others were outraged by an incident involving a fawn.

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Environment
3:28 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

Utility to Pay $80,000 for Violating Air Pollution Rules

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The state Department of Justice has obtained a judgment against Wisconsin Public Service Corporation.

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UWM Today
1:03 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

An Initative to Help Local Business People Grow Companies & Create Jobs

Tom Luljak, Julia Taylor and Michael Hostad.
Credit Jon Strelecki

The Greater Milwaukee Committee and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee have joined with several other state and local organizations as partners in an initiative to help local business people grow small companies in order to create jobs.

Milwaukee will be the first community in the U.S. to develop an entrepreneurial scale-up program using a model developed by expert Daniel Isenberg.

Host Tom Luljak talks with two members of the group, UWM's Michael Hostad and GMC's Julia Taylor.

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Arts & Culture
12:26 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

Jazz-Infused Hip-Hop Gets 'Klassik' Treatment

Klassik released his first album, “In the Making," last year, and has just completed a tour of performances.
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Milwaukee is not the center of the hip-hop universe, but one local artist is setting out to make a name for himself – and his jazz-steeped hip-hop music – here.

Health & Science
11:35 am
Thu August 29, 2013

Harley Riders, Beware: Crashes Are Rising

Eric Oliver says that motorcyclists need to be noticed by everyone.
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Tens of thousands of motorcycle riders are already in Milwaukee for Harley-Davidson’s 110th anniversary celebration, and tens of thousands more will be rolling into town by the weekend.

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Arts & Culture
11:24 am
Thu August 29, 2013

Multilingual Mass the New Norm for Some Milwaukee Catholics

Inside of St. Michael's Catholic Church in Milwaukee, the flags represent different cultures unified in spirit.
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The days of the Catholic Mass in Latin are pretty much over.

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