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Economy & Business
10:46 am
Mon June 17, 2013

Gas Prices Drop Nearly 20 Cents in a Week

The average price at the pump dropped 19.7 cents per gallon in Milwaukee

GasBuddy.com is out with its weekly survey of prices at Milwaukee gas stations.

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Politics & Government
1:00 am
Mon June 17, 2013

Lawmakers Cooperate on Bills to Help Domestic Abuse Victims

There appears to be bipartisan consensus, when it comes to strengthening laws for victims of domestic abuse.

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Environment
10:24 pm
Sun June 16, 2013

An Unusual Natural Area

It is difficult to capture the magnificence of the Shady Lane Natural Area.

The Shady Lane Natural Area in Ozaukee County celebrated its grand opening Saturday. We glimpse at its fern-carpeted canopy and learn about the preserve’s unusual history.

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Arts & Culture
5:43 pm
Sat June 15, 2013

Essay: Buttermilk Pancakes, Soapy Hands, and Dad

Dad's pancakes are always the best.
Credit Hannah Rosen/Flickr

On Father's Day, essayist Cari Carlson remembers her dad: from the early moments of safety and comfort he provided to her, through the role reversal in his later years when she took on the mantle of caregiver. (Note: The audio includes an extended version of this essay.)

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Arts & Culture
5:24 pm
Sat June 15, 2013

Will Ryan Braun Face Game Suspensions?

The Brewers' Ryan Braun walks to the plate during a June 4 game against the Oakland Athletics.
Credit Mike McGinnis/Getty Images stringer

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews sports contributor Howie Magner.

Sports contributor Howie Magner is kind of blue when he thinks about the Brewers.

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