Bob Bach

News Reporter / Host

Bob joined the WUWM news department in January of 1991. He served as host of WUWM’s weekday magazine program At 10 from 1999 to 2001.

Bob, a Vietnam veteran, began his broadcasting career as a disc jockey in Merrill, Wisconsin in 1975. From 1976 to 1990, Bob covered news and sports at stations in Milwaukee. And for nearly 12 years, he announced Marquette basketball on WISN Radio. Also, Bob anchored sports on the Nine o’clock Nightly News on WVTV/Channel 18, from 1988 to 1990.

Bob has won dozens of local, state, and regional awards for his reporting, writing, and producing.

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Politics & Government
7:21 am
Wed October 23, 2013

Fields Finalized For Special Elections

The list of Republicans seeking Assembly seats was trimmed in yesterday's primary election.

Ballots can be printed in two special elections following Tuesday's primary.

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Economy & Business
8:00 am
Tue October 22, 2013

Harley-Davidson's Third Quarter Sales Roar

A strong third quarter helped Harley's comeback from the 2008 economic meltdown.

Harley-Davidson logged a double digit earnings increase during this year's third quarter.  

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Arts & Culture
8:01 am
Fri October 18, 2013

Iconic Milwaukee Sports Stadium Closing

South Stadium bustling in 1980
Credit Mike Wenzel

Milwaukee's South Stadium near 9th and Lincoln will close at the conclusion of two games that will be played there this afternoon and tonight.

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Politics & Government
10:36 am
Thu October 17, 2013

Johnson Repeats Plea to Curtail Government Spending

Ron Johnson voted with the minority on the issues of ending the government shutdown and raising the debt limit.

Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson voted against legislation that ended the government shutdown.

The federal government is back in gear and a default has been sidestepped after action late Wednesday.

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Economy & Business
8:45 am
Wed October 16, 2013

Federal Grant Will Help Pay for "Century City" Site Improvements

The city of Milwaukee has cleared the former Tower site of mountains of debris and dilapidated buildings.

The City of Milwaukee has received  $1 million in federal matching funds to help cover infrastructure costs at the former Tower Automotive site near 35th and Capitol.

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Politics & Government
7:27 am
Wed October 16, 2013

Richards Announces Run For State AG

Milwaukee state Representative Jon Richards is the first Democrat to announce his candidacy in the 2014 state Attorney General's race.

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8:57 am
Tue October 15, 2013

MPS Board Approves Sale of Former Malcolm X Building

The Milwaukee School Board has voted to sell a former middle school on the city's north side to a developer, not to an interested private school.

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11:00 am
Mon September 30, 2013

NML's New Office Tower Will be Just One Change in Downtown Milwaukee

Other buildings could bloom along Milwaukee's lakefront in coming years

The new 32-story office tower Northwestern Mutual plans to build in downtown Milwaukee, will be just one change to the landscape.

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10:49 am
Mon September 30, 2013

Roadway Resculpting to Begin Soon Along Milwaukee's Downtown Lakefront

Planners envision easier access and more green space along Milwaukee's downtown lakefront

While Milwaukee awaits construction of a 32-floor Northwestern Mutual office tower, work will begin on new passageways along the downtown lakefront.

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8:33 am
Fri September 27, 2013

Traveling in Wi? Watch Out For Deer.

State officials warn the threat of car-deer crashes is high this year in Wisconsin.

Deer mating season in October and November is bringing a higher than usual threat of car-deer crashes.

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