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6:47 am
Thu September 26, 2013

County Leaders At Odds Over Courthouse Security

Public safety funding would increase as part of County Executive Chris Abele's 2014 budget which he'll announce today.

Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele and Sheriff David Clarke Jr. have different notions about how to improve security at Milwaukee County Courthouse entrances.

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Arts & Culture
3:54 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

To Tip Or Not to Tip? How Much is the Question

When deciding how much to tip, some customers go with "not at all."
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Lake Effect's Dan Harmon interviews dining contributor Ann Christenson.

Quickly – what’s 17 percent of $55.50?  Or maybe 20 percent? 

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Regional
3:42 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

Major I-43 Bridge in Green Bay Sags, Closes

Three-foot dip crosses all four lanes

The Leo Frigo Memorial Bridge crossing the Fox River in Green Bay is closed, because a section is sagging.

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Health & Science
3:20 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

Wisconsin Launches Campaign to Fight Heroin

The awareness campaign Att. Gen. J.B. Van Hollen kicked-off Wednesday will include media ads and videos on You Tube.

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Health & Science
3:13 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

'Scary' CT Scans Get Kid-Friendly Makeover

A coral-themed CT scanner is one of the many designs created by Doug Dietz as part of his Adventure Series of imaging machines.
GE Healthcare

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews Doug Dietz, innovation architect at Waukesha-based GE Healthcare.

Anyone whose gotten a CT scan knows how disconcerting the process can be. The machines might do excellent diagnostic work, but they also frighten many young patients.

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