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1:00 am
Tue August 13, 2013

Concerned About Shootings? Community Activists Say Be Vigilant

A rash of shootings in Milwaukee this month has left seven people dead and 16 injured.

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Regional
5:54 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

Lawns in Milwaukee Must be Kept 7” or Shorter

The City of Milwaukee has amended its ordinance regarding tall grass and noxious weeds.

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Regional
4:40 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

Educator Faces 23 Felony Counts for Alleged Child Sexual Assault

Prosecutors have charged Ronn Johnson, in cases involving five children.

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Economy & Business
2:57 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

Homes Sales Grow in Metro Milwaukee

Credit REALTORS

Home sales in July jumped 18.7%, according to the Greater Milwaukee Association of Realtors, compared with July of 2012.

Sales grew in each of the four counties, with Waukesha experiencing the greatest increase in raw numbers of sales.

In the 4-County area there were a total of 1,978 homes sold in July, compared to 1,666 in July of 2012.

July sales in Counties:

-- Milwaukee: (2012) 899, (2013) 991, + 10.2%

-- Waukesha: (2012) 505, (2013) 639, + 26.5%

-- Washington: (2012) 145, (2013) 203, +40.0%

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Economy & Business
1:18 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

Oshkosh Qualifies for Federal Aid Because of Military Cutbacks

Military orders for vehicles, drop 30 percent

The Oshkosh Corp. has laid off at least 950 workers this year, because the U.S. military has purchased fewer company-made vehicles.

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