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Environment
8:56 am
Tue September 17, 2013

Only Small Number of Carp Needed For Foothold in Great Lakes

A new study cautions that even a small number of carp would be enough for the invaders to begin colonizing  the Great Lakes.

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Politics & Government
8:33 am
Tue September 17, 2013

Former Legislative Leader Gets Big Pay Raise

Former Assembly Majority Leader Scott Suder will nearly double his salary when he starts work at the Public Service Commission next month.

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Health & Science
8:00 am
Tue September 17, 2013

Health Organizations Come Together to Provide Better Care for Less

Health Care systems across the country are looking for ways to better care while also making is less expensive

The U.S. is inching closer to the Affordable Care Act. On October 1, people can begin signing up for health insurance plans on the new federal exchange. One goal of the law is to help make health care more affordable.

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Education
1:08 am
Tue September 17, 2013

MPS Continues to Fill Teaching Positions

Milwaukee Public Schools remains short-staffed two weeks after the start of the school year.

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Politics & Government
2:59 pm
Mon September 16, 2013

Milwaukee Mom: Texting Driver Paralyzed My Son

Milwaukee mom Valetta Bradford and her son Xzavier, who was paralyzed by a texting driver three years ago, are featured in a new national campaign and documentary about distracted driving.
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Lake Effect's Stephanie Lecci interviews Milwaukee mother Valetta Bradford and her 8-year-old son, Xzavier Davis-Bilbo.

A Milwaukee woman tells the story of her son's injuries at the hands of a texting driver in a new documentary - and hopes others will take action.

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