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1:45 pm
Thu October 16, 2014

One Frame To Tell A Story: Photographs Of People And Poverty

The Wobbly Toddler
Chip Duncan

Milwaukeean Chip Duncan is known here and around the country for his documentary filmmaking.

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Arts & Culture
12:37 pm
Thu October 16, 2014

Local Musicians Reinterpret The Music Of Patti Smith

Alverno Presents: Smith Uncovered
Credit Kat Schleicher 2014

Over the last couple of years, producers of the Alverno Presents series have offered audiences engaging reinterpretations of the works of some distinct American songwriters.

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Health & Science
6:00 am
Thu October 16, 2014

Milwaukee Groups Collect Supplies to Help Sierra Leone Stop Spread of Ebola

Health workers dress in protective clothing in Liberia.
Credit Photo by John Moore/Getty Images

More than 130 passengers who flew on a Frontier Airlines flight between Dallas and Cleveland must watch for signs of Ebola.

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Politics & Government
4:45 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

Mid-October Marquette Poll: Still Unable to Predict Who Might Win Wisconsin Race for Governor

Less than three weeks before Election Day, Gov. Walker and Dem. Mary Burke are tied among likely voters, so are the candidates for attorney general.

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Regional
4:41 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

Milwaukee Police Department Fires Officer Who Killed Dontre Hamilton in Downtown Park

Occasional tributes are left in Red Arrow Park

Chief Edward Flynn says he has fired Officer Christopher Manney for patting-down Dontre Hamilton, who suffered from a mental illness.

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Arts & Culture
1:52 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

2014 Milwaukee LGBT Film Festival Offers Selections As Diverse As Its Community

Credit uwm.edu

The history of LGBT cinema has always generally reflected the state of the LGBT community and its place in the world. 

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Arts & Culture
1:40 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

Next Act Theatre Presents a Sondheim Cabaret

"Isn't it Rich?," songs about love by Stephen Sondhem, sung by Linda Stephens with Jack Forbes Wilson on piano.

Stephen Sondheim is among – if not the most – celebrated American composer of musical theater.  

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Environment
10:18 am
Wed October 15, 2014

Protesters Plan to Watch Wolf Hunters in Northern Wisconsin

This year's wolf hunt is underway

A group calling itself the Great Lakes Wolf Patrol will head into the woods along with hunters Wednesday, as Wisconsin's third wolf hunt begins.

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Environment
10:12 am
Wed October 15, 2014

Zoo Interchange Reconstruction Triggers More Closures, Some Openings

Aerial photo of the progress through late September of the the Watertown Plank Road Interchange.
Credit DOT

Motorists who travel through the state's busiest freeway exchange will see more changes in the Zoo Interchange.

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Politics & Government
1:00 am
Wed October 15, 2014

Walker and Burke Differ Over Accepting Federal Medicaid Money

Voters in Milwaukee County will see a referendum on the November ballot, asking whether the state should accept federal Medicaid money

Voters will have a say in November on whether the state should accept federal dollars for Badger Care.

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