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Environment
8:54 am
Mon July 29, 2013

Road Construction Causing Traffic Headaches in Wauwatosa

Wauwatosa Mayor Kathy Ehley says her city is experiencing an extraordinary number of road projects.

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Politics & Government
1:00 am
Mon July 29, 2013

National Governors Association Aims to Find Common Ground in Milwaukee

Gov. Scott Walker will host this year's meeting of the National Governors Association in downtown Milwaukee.
Credit Eric Thayer, Getty Images

Gov. Scott Walker won’t be the only governor in Wisconsin later this week, when Milwaukee hosts the annual meeting of the National Governors Association.

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Environment
4:07 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Waukesha Residents Can Earn Rewards for Conserving Water

Rewards for less

Waukesha has signed a $4,000 contract with a company, to provide water users with discounts at local businesses, if the resident reduces water consumption compared with last year.

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Regional
3:46 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

On Your Mark, Get Set, Pedal! Amazing Milwaukee Race on Bikes is Back

The Amazing Milwaukee Race on Bikes will be held on August 11th.
Credit amazingmilwaukeerace.com

If you're looking to find an urban adventure whilst pedaling on your bicycle, Milwaukeean Adam Baus has an event for you.

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Education
3:08 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Moving to the Music: Dalcroze Method Teaches Students Pitch, Rhythm

Music teachers use movement in the classroom, a teaching method inspired by Emile Jaques Dalcroze.
Credit Kaufmanmusiccenter.org

Musicians from Wisconsin and beyond gathered in Waunakee this summer to learn about a Swiss music education method.

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Politics & Government
1:28 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Singalongs and Arrests Continue for Third Day at State Capitol

Inside Wisconsin's State Capitol on Wednesday, July 24.
Credit David Crowley

The threat of arrest and $200 citations has not deterred protesters at Wisconsin's Capitol. This week, the Walker administration began cracking down on those without a permit.

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Environment
12:18 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Protestors Take Aim at Palermo's Alleged Unsafe Working Conditions

Protestor captures attention briefly at Three Bridges Park opening ceremony.

Protestors worked up about Palermo's Pizza OSHA violations crash park opening celebration in Milwaukee's Menomonee Valley.

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Environment
9:44 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Great Summer for State Elk Herd

Researchers report more elk calves were born this year in northern Wisconsin than at anytime since the animals were re-introduced to the state.

About three dozen elk calves were born this spring in northern Wisconsin.

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Economy & Business
9:25 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Ballplayers and Drugs: What Baseball Contracts Don't Say

Ryan Braun will not be back on the playing field for the remainder of this season.

Some words that are omitted from major league baseball contracts offer up a seeming contradiction.

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Politics & Government
12:00 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Essay: Wisconsin at Tax Disadvantage Over Gay Marriage Laws

A gay couple gets married days after the Supreme Court struck down parts of the federal Defense of Marriage Act.
Credit Mario Tama/Getty Images

The US Supreme Court’s recent ruling on DOMA will have many far-reaching effects on our society. Essayist Avi Lank says not the least of those will be economic.

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