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9:08 am
Tue July 23, 2013

Chief Wants Wauwatosa Police Detective Fired For Stealing Drugs

Wauwatosa police detective Robin Schumacher faces a pair of felonies in connection with drug thefts from the department's evidence room.

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Economy & Business
1:00 am
Tue July 23, 2013

Pizza Man Rises From The Ashes

Workers prepare to open the new Pizza Man restaurant on Downer Avenue
Credit Marti Mikkelson

The Pizza Man restaurant was an east side institution for decades, until a fire destroyed it in early 2010.

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Politics & Government
4:33 pm
Mon July 22, 2013

Walker Rakes in $3.5 Million for Re-election Bid

Gov. Scott Walker
Credit Whitney Curtis

Gov. Scott Walker has a healthy start, heading into what's expected to be his 2014 bid for re-election. According to the numbers he filed Monday, he's raised $3.5 million so far in 2013.

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Regional
3:01 pm
Mon July 22, 2013

Life in Prison for Senior Who Killed 13-Year-Old Boy

The Milwaukee man who shot and killed 13-year-old Darius Simmons in 2012, will head to prison - with no chance of parole.

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Arts & Culture
1:23 pm
Mon July 22, 2013

Twin Brother Debuts Natural, Feel-Good Sound

Milwaukee band Twin Brother includes musicians Sean Raasch and Tyler Nelson.
Credit Twin Brother

Twin Brother marks a "starting over point" with a new album.

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Arts & Culture
1:19 pm
Mon July 22, 2013

What Artifacts Best Represent the Civil War Experience?

Harold Holzer is the author of The Civil War in 50 Objects, in partnership with the New York Historical Society – the oldest museum in New York City.

The sesquicentennial of the Civil War continues this year – July will mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg.

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Health & Science
1:17 pm
Mon July 22, 2013

Restaurateur Joe Bartolotta's New Gig: Transplant Advocate

Joe Bartolotta, co-owner of the Bartolotta Restaurants
Credit Bartolotta Restaurants

For decades, Joe Bartolotta helped build up some of the area's top restaurants - only to fear he wouldn't be around to see their success.

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Economy & Business
12:56 pm
Mon July 22, 2013

Study: Post-Recession, Nonprofits Expect Growing Donations

Members of the Navy volunteer at Milwaukee's Hunger Task Force.
Credit Navy.outreach/Flickr

A new study shows Milwaukee nonprofits are beginning to thrive once again.

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Politics & Government
11:56 am
Mon July 22, 2013

Wisconsin Expands its Definition of Food Stamp Violations

Gov. Walker updated Wisconsin's laws on Monday, regarding what constitutes food stamp trafficking - and imposed criminal penalties on violations. The Legislature forwarded the changes to him.

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Politics & Government
10:47 am
Mon July 22, 2013

County Exec Will Review Emergency Procedures Following Fire

All judicial functions are back to normal scheduling at the Milwaukee County Courthouse.

Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele credits the dedication of staff members for the quick resumption of many services at the Courthouse.

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