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8:00 am
Thu July 25, 2013

Lodging Costs Skyrocket for Harley 110th Anniversary

The Iron Horse hotel is offering several packages for Harley enthusiasts

In just a few weeks, more than 100,000 people will converge on Milwaukee. They’ll come from across the world to celebrate 110 years of Harley Davidson. An important part of any trip is having a decent place to stay.

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Economy & Business
7:58 am
Thu July 25, 2013

Second Quarter Sales, Net Income Up for Harley Davidson

The Harley Davidson Museum in Milwaukee will be a popular attraction during the company's upcoming 110th anniversary celebration.

Milwaukee-based  Harley Davidson logged a strong second quarter.

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Books
3:19 pm
Wed July 24, 2013

Author Lives According to Martha Stewart - and Finds It's a Good Thing

As part of her year of "Living," author Jen Lancaster learned to knit.
Credit Jen Lancaster

Lake Effect's Stephanie Lecci interviews author Jen Lancaster.

An author spends a year living following the philosophy of Martha Stewart.

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Politics & Government
2:33 pm
Wed July 24, 2013

Senators Suggest "Safety Zones" for Mine Testing Site

Safety zones would keep workers and tourists in the Penokee Hills separated

State Senators Tim Cullen, Bob Jauch and Dale Schultz say they're designing a safety plan for Wisconsin's Northwoods - to protect both Gogebic Taconite employees and people recreating.

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Politics & Government
1:46 pm
Wed July 24, 2013

Police Arrest Demonstrators at State Capitol

Smaller gatherings took root, after 2011's massive demonstrations ended
Credit Peter Gorman

Officers handcuffed about 20 protesters at the Capitol on Wednesday and cited them, as the Walker administration enforces rules regarding demonstrations.

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