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4:46 pm
Tue August 20, 2013

Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash on Freeway

David Dang was killed in a motorcycle accident in the northbound lanes of I-43 near the Plainfield Curve Tuesday morning.

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Arts & Culture
1:52 pm
Tue August 20, 2013

Five New Backyard Games You Can Play Right Now

"MSFTS," students and friends of Dawson Elementary School in Jackson, Miss., invented the group game winner, Dragon Frzz-Ball.
Credit Clif Kid Backyard Game Contest

There are a few precious days left to go out in the backyard or the playground and find something fun to do.

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Regional
1:37 pm
Tue August 20, 2013

DA Charges Suspect with Attempting to Rob Concertina Bar

BB guns recovered from scene

The Milwaukee DA's Office accuses 21-year-old Jose M. Munoz of being one of three men who tried to hold up Kochanski's Concertina Bar. The owner killed another suspect.

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Environment
12:58 pm
Tue August 20, 2013

Trempealeau County will Stop Issuing New Sand Mining Permits

An overflow crowd applauded Monday night, when the Trempealeau County Board voted to stop issuing new permits for frack sand mining, for at least one year.

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Politics & Government
12:37 pm
Tue August 20, 2013

What Homer Simpson Can Teach Us About Politics

A new book looks at the intersection of pop culture and political theory.
Credit The University Press of Kentucky

The idea that pop culture is filled with parables and stories beneath the surface is nothing new.

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Economy & Business
11:09 am
Tue August 20, 2013

MillerCoors Brewing Big Business Five Years After Merger

MillerCoors products on the shelf.
Credit Hannah Foslien/Getty Images

Five years after Miller merged with Coors, we look in at how the joint venture is going.

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Politics & Government
9:04 am
Tue August 20, 2013

New Bill Would Raise State Highway Speed Limit to 70

Credit Photos.com

A Wisconsin lawmaker will propose legislation today that would boost the state's highway speed limit from 65 mph to 70 mph.

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Politics & Government
1:00 am
Tue August 20, 2013

Milwaukee Mayor's Budget Adds 100 Police Officers

In the wake of a violent summer in Milwaukee, Mayor Tom Barrett proposes putting more police officers on the streets

Milwaukee’s recent violent crime wave is on the mayor’s mind as he plans the city budget for 2014.

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Regional
1:00 am
Tue August 20, 2013

Emergency Vehicles Maneuver Maze of Construction Around Medical Complex

Construction on Watertown Plank Road in Wauwatosa.
Credit Michelle Maternowski

It has not been easy to move through parts of Wauwatosa. The city occupies much of ground zero, when it comes to rebuilding the Zoo Interchange.

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Regional
6:35 pm
Mon August 19, 2013

MSOE Dean of Students Faces Third OWI Charge

Patrick Coffey was arrested last Thursday night after attending Irish Fest.

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