2:48 pm
Tue January 6, 2015

Polar Vortex or Just Winter As Usual In Wisconsin?

WUWM's Susan Bence stopped by a frigid Lake Michigan Monday morning to take this picture.
Credit S Bence

The story that is on almost everyone’s mind is the return of the snow and arctic cold to Wisconsin.

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1:37 pm
Thu November 7, 2013

PHOTOS: The Deadly Great Lakes 'Hurricane' of 1913

The Louisiana caught fire and burned in Door County. The crew escaped but had to survive the storm.
"November's Fury" page 35

A hundred years ago this week, a nasty storm blew across the Great Lakes - and into history.

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10:23 am
Mon June 24, 2013

Disaster Volunteering: "It Makes You a Changed Person"

Krachel Greenwood was deployed from Milwaukee to Oklahoma, following the tornado that devastated the city of Moore.
Credit courtesy Krachel Greenwood

It’s been almost six weeks since an EF5 tornado ripped through the city of Moore, Oklahoma.  The tornado was more than two miles wide, with winds estimated at 210 miles per hour, and it killed 23 people and injured almost 400.

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6:22 am
Thu June 13, 2013

Storms Blow Through Area

Tree down on the sidewalk on 60th Street and North Avenue in Wauwatosa.
Credit Michelle Maternowski

Lightening and high winds accompanied strong storms that moved through southeastern Wisconsin early last night.

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Health & Science
9:10 am
Wed May 15, 2013

Seasonal Allergies Begin Late, but Still Pack a Punch

The tree pollen in the air is causing many people to suffer, with frequent sneezes, itchy eyes and other unpleasant symptoms

Does it seem a lot of people around you have suddenly come down with a sore throat or cough? The likely culprit is trees – tree pollen, to be specific.

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