Walz, Jensen to face off in November; Ilhan Omar wins the close race

Wisconsin Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes won the Democratic Senate primary on Tuesday and will face Republican Sen. Ron Johnson for two terms in what is expected to be one of the nation’s most competitive races for control of the U.S. Senate. Barnes’ main rivals dropped out of the race late …

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Gophers mourns the loss of Clyde Turner

Men’s basketball | 08/09/2022 11:02:00 History links The University of Minnesota men’s basketball program mourns the loss of Golden Gopher great Clyde Turner. Playing for the Gophers from 1971 to 1973, Turner died on August 9, 2022 at the age of 70. Turner was an integral part …

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Editors’ Choice: Week of August 8

1. Go to Madison for the great taste of the Midwest CHRIS DROSNER, EDITOR-IN-CHIEF The best beer event I’ve been to – and that includes the Great American Beer Festival in Denver – is this Saturday. It’s the Great Taste of the Midwest, a massive non-profit beer festival hosted by …

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Widespread Panic Announces October 2022 Run at Riverside Theater in Milwaukee

Widespread panic will return to Milwaukee, WI Theater by the river this fall for another three-night adventure, the band announced Monday. Scheduled for October 21-23, the shows will mark the band’s 40th-42nd appearances at The Riverside since Widespread Panic first visited in 2006. Tickets for the October 2022 Widespread Panic …

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Wisconsin’s primary is Aug. 9. Here’s what you need to know.

MANITOWOC — While there may not be county-level races in Tuesday’s primary election, there are plenty of statewide races to participate in. Tuesday’s primary will decide who advances to November’s midterm ballot, which will be crowned by Wisconsin’s gubernatorial race. Incumbent Tony Evers remains the only Democratic candidate for governor, …

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2 MLB trade delay moves Milwaukee should have made

As expected, several first-place teams in their respective divisions pulled out all the stops to advance ahead of this year’s MLB trade deadline. In the case of the Milwaukee Brewers, general manager David Stearns took a conservative route to give his team an extra boost before the end of the …

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Rittenhouse attorney to defend Wisconsin stabbing case

HUDSON, Wis. – The lawyer who helped Kyle Rittenhouse be acquitted of murder charges says he will represent a Minnesota man charged with the stabbing death of a teenager on a western tube trip of Wisconsin. Nicolae Miu, 52, is charged with first-degree homicide in the death of Isaac Schuman, …

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Blackhawks preseason game in Milwaukee sold out

Photo: Fiserv Forum With the Chicago Blackhawks entering a rebuild and trading key players like Alex DeBrincat, there wasn’t much to look forward to in the upcoming season. When the NHL’s preseason schedule was released, fans finally had something worth discussing. The Chicago Blackhawks play a preseason game against the …

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GOP selects Milwaukee for 2024 Republican convention

On Friday, the Republican National Committee officially named Milwaukee as the host city for its 2024 convention. I am thrilled to report that the RNC has voted unanimously to select Milwaukee as the host city for the 2024 Republican National Convention! Milwaukee is a world-class city, and we can’t …

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Monkeypox declared public health emergency; Milwaukee prepares to fight virus

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — On Thursday, Aug. 4, the Biden administration declared the monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency. Amid criticism of the administration’s handling of the virus so far. Some cities and states have long since declared monkeypox an emergency, freeing up funds and resources. Health officials say Milwaukee …

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Tanor Bortolini works center on the Wisconsin Badgers offensive line

Jeff Potrykus | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Time-lapse video of Wisconsin Badgers football team photo at media day Time-lapse video as the Wisconsin Badgers football team take their team photo during media day Tuesday at Camp Randall Stadium ahead of the 2022 season Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Mike De Sisti MADISON – …

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Brewers vs Pirates odds, prediction, line: 2022 MLB picks, Thursday Aug 4 best bets from a proven model

The Milwaukee Brewers and Pittsburgh Pirates meet Thursday. The NL Central rivals face off in a matinee match at PNC Park. The afternoon tilt is the finale of a three-game series. Milwaukee is expected to start the game with Brandon Woodruff on the hill, while Pittsburgh is expected to deploy …

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Could a CO2 shortage cause problems for Wisconsin brewers?

MILWAUKEE – A shortage of carbon dioxide could spell trouble for Wisconsin’s beer industry. Brewers use carbon dioxide to make beer and other “sparkling” and carbonated beverages. Now, some news outlets are reporting carbon dioxide shortages — so far, mostly in Massachusetts and the East Coast. American Gas Products has …

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Law enforcement and community come together for National Night Out in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE – National Night Out is a chance for community members to connect with law enforcement and other local resources in a fun, casual environment. The Milwaukee Police Department’s (MPD) District 2 hosted their party on Tuesday. “It gives the community the opportunity to get to know the officers and …

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Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters: Fiction and Poetry Contests Shine a Light on Statewide Creativity

MADISON, WI — The Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts, and Letters announces the finalists for this year’s Fiction & Poetry competition. Many of the poems and stories that have reached this stage of judgment will be featured over the next year in the Academy’s magazine, Wisconsin People & Ideas. Contest …

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Live updates as Astros upgrade lineup, Red Sox move, Juan Soto dominates rumors

The MLB trade season is here. Time is running out as leaders try to prepare their teams for the stretch race ahead of the 6 p.m. deadline on Tuesday August 2. All eyes are on 23-year-old Washington Nationals superstar Juan Soto, who is suddenly on the market. to block. We’ll …

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The Black Arts Fest MKE is back this weekend

article MILWAUKEE – Black Arts Fest MKE (BAFMKE) announces the return of its festival to Henry Maier Festival Park on Saturday, August 6, 2022, from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, the family festival is back for the whole town to enjoy. Black …

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Milwaukee’s Reverend Robert Bell’s tough backstory shaped it

Community connection: Milwaukee’s Reverend Robert Bell’s tough backstory shaped it If you’re ever lucky enough to hear one of Reverend Robert Bell’s sermons at the Life Church Milwaukee Campus at 5511 West Burleigh, it’s clear the spirit touches him. MILWAUKEE – If you’re ever lucky enough to hear one of …

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Teenager dies, four seriously injured in Wisconsin River stabbing – The Journal

A 17-year-old boy from Minnesota died and four others were in critical condition after being stabbed while swimming down a Wisconsin river on Saturday afternoon. SOMERSET, Wis. (AP) — A Minnesota teenager has died and four other people have been seriously injured after being stabbed while descending a Wisconsin river, …

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Contreras and Anderson power Braves to 6-2 win over Arizona

ATLANTA (AP) — William Contreras homered twice, Ian Anderson gave up a hit in six scoreless innings and the Atlanta Braves beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-2 on Saturday night. The win was Atlanta’s second in a row and moved the defending World Series Braves champion to 38-14 since June 1, …

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Late Summer Music Preview – Door County Pulse

Welcome to the Summer Music Preview (SMP) Vol. 2! Due to the high volume of live music events this year, August has been removed from the regular SMP issue and is now featured here. This mini version of the SMP includes live music events for the month of August and …

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City of Milwaukee and CDC disagree on guidelines for level of lead poisoning

MILWAUKEE, WI – The City of Milwaukee is receiving millions of dollars from the federal government to help replace lead drains and clean up contaminated drinking water. But when it comes to tackling lead poisoning in children, the CDC and the city have different ideas about what actionable blood lead …

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Pleasant & comfortable; It’s hot next week

Key points to remember Sunshine with another fresh and crisp Saturday morning Showers/thunderstorms possible early Monday morning Hot and humid next week MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) – High pressure boosts across southern Wisconsin today – keeping the sun around and highs in the 70s! Comfortable weather lasts into early Saturday as …

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Beechwood Sales & Service and Anheuser-Busch Form New Marketing Partnership with Milwaukee Bucks

The family-run Wisconsin-based distributor and America’s premier brewer share a mission to create meaningful connections with sports fans and enhance the arena experience. Beechwood Sales & Service and Anheuser-Busch are proud to announce a new marketing partnership with the Milwaukee Bucks. With this multi-year sponsorship, Beechwood Sales & Service and …

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Anti-Semitic meme posted by RI restaurant sparks backlash

Local Atlantic Sports Bar and Restaurant in Tiverton shared an article comparing recent hot temperatures to Nazi concentration camps. The Atlantic Sports Bar and Restaurant in Tiverton, RI Screenshot via Google Maps A Rhode Island restaurant is facing a massive backlash after posting an anti-Semitic meme on social media. The …

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Bucyrus Museum returns to Milwaukee

After four and a half years, the new Bucyrus Museum opened its doors to the public on August 3, 2021. Since the abrupt closure of the Bucyrus Heritage Museum in 2016, the South Milwaukee Industrial Museum LLC (SMIM) group had to find a new location and obtain funding and donations …

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Wisconsin sees fewest US House candidates since 2012 – Ballotpedia News

The deadline to file candidates for Congress from Wisconsin this year was June 1, 2022. Twenty-two candidates are running for Wisconsin’s eight U.S. House districts, including nine Democrats and 13 Republicans. This makes 2.75 candidates per constituency, less than the 2.88 candidates per constituency in 2020 and the 3.13 in …

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TRADE: Boston Red Sox and Milwaukee Brewers reach agreement

On Monday, the Boston Red Sox and Milwaukee Brewers made a trade. Development of brewing players: Minor League Roster Moves: OF Jackson Chourio Wisconsin (A+), will be active tomorrow (6/26) OF Abraham Almonte traded to Boston for cash consideration RHP Luis Contreras Biloxi (AA) RHP JT Hintzen released INF Jean …

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Doug McDonald, President and Co-Founder of JOY ENGINE

It all started with a wish on a moon. In 2019, my co-founder Deb Kern and I saw an opportunity to leverage the city’s vibrant arts and culture community by expanding access to public art programming. As a visual artist and staunch supporter of the Milwaukee art scene, I knew …

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When does Franklin’s version of Top Golf open?

An official tee time has been set for the Luxe Golf Bays development at the Ballpark Commons in Franklin. The top-of-the-line, three-level driving range which will feature 57 temperature-controlled outdoor golf bays overlooking 250 yards of turf is scheduled to open on August 12. The facility is being built adjacent …

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American companies consider their role in reproductive rights

When Senate Bill 8 went into effect in September of last year, banning abortions after about 6 weeks in Texas, Shar Dubley, then CEO of Match Group, sent a letter to his employees. “I wanted to let you know that I am setting up a fund to ensure that if …

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START: Dodgers fans covet Soto, Red Sox fall apart

A preview of what’s happening around the majors on Monday: ___ DODGE THE QUESTION? Washington star Juan Soto is sure to be asked about his near future during a three-game series at Dodger Stadium. As the August 2 trade deadline approached, there was growing speculation that Soto could be on …

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Milwaukee 9, Colorado 4 | Sports

Colorado A B R H BI BB SO Avg. Totals 34 4 seven 4 1 ten blackmon rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .278 Iglesias ss 4 1 1 0 0 2 .299 Hampson ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239 Bryant dh 4 0 0 0 0 …

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Dave’s Hot Chicken planned for the East Side of Milwaukee

Photo credit: Dave’s Hot Chicken The latest stage of its expansion into the Milwaukee area, Dave’s Hot Chicken plans a location on the city’s Lower East Side. The fast and casual hot chicken restaurant will be located at East Pointe Market Place. The mall at 544 E. Ogden Ave. is …

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The Milwaukee murder suspect was out at the time after the judge reduced previous bail to $1,000

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — Another suspect allegedly committed violent crimes in Milwaukee while out on bail, and it raises questions about how bail amounts are set. A Milwaukee man is charged with the murders of two people after his bond was significantly reduced in a previous case. Earlier this year, …

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Wisconsin has produced several WNBA players from high school, college

Arike Ogunbowale honored by DSHA: “That’s where I learned to dream…” DSHA retired Arike Ogunbowale’s No. 24 jersey, inducted her into their sporting half of fame and named her their young alumna of the year. Mark StewartWochit It’s not just Arike. Wisconsin State has produced a number of superb basketball …

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Former UGA baseball player Will Childers signs with Milwaukee Brewers

When Will Childers left his March 8 start at SRP Park with an injury, it seemed like another setback for the University of Georgia’s second redshirt student. Now that the 2022 MLB Draft has passed, another door has opened for the right-hander as he signed an undrafted free agent contract …

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6,450 more COVID cases in Los Angeles, hospitalizations top 1,300

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Another 6,450 cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Los Angeles County on Wednesday, while the number of virus-positive patients in county hospitals topped 1,300. According to state figures, there were 1,328 COVID-positive patients hospitalized in the county on Wednesday, up from 1,299 on Tuesday. Of these …

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What you need to know about the August 9 primary election in Milwaukee

The fall primary election falls on August 9 for Milwaukee. (NNS file photo by Andrea Waxman) Residents will help choose their party’s nominees for such high-profile races as governor and the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, Aug. 9, with the Senate race drawing particular national attention. But voters will also determine …

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Wisconsin doctors team up with Plan Parenthood of Illinois to provide abortion care | Chicago News

Illinois is considered an abortion access island, with many surrounding states now restricting the practice since the Supreme Court’s Dobbs decision. But doctors at Planned Parenthood Wisconsin have found a way to continue providing services. Working with Planned Parenthood of Illinois, Wisconsin doctors and their patients travel to Illinois for …

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A family’s dream unites Vietnam, Canada and Naperville in a new poutine restaurant

Thi Tram Nguyen had obvious reasons for opening a poutine restaurant in downtown Naperville. But what may seem obvious to her is a mystery to others. How does a Vietnamese woman with a background in pharmaceutical sales bring a Canadian delicacy to the western suburbs of Chicago? The answer is …

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Hendriks, Romano and Williams added to star rosters

MILWAUKEE — Houston’s Justin Verlander, Yankees’ Gerrit Cole and Atlanta’s Max Fried will not be active for the All-Star Game after the weekend begins. Relievers Liam Hendriks of the Chicago White Sox, Jordan Romano of Toronto and Devin Williams of Milwaukee replaced them on the active rosters for Tuesday’s game …

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Wisconsin cop arrested after fatal accident while off duty

article SUPERIOR, Wis. – Northwest Wisconsin Police officials said they arrested an officer involved in a fatal crash early Friday, July 15, while off duty. Senior Police Chief Nicholas Alexander said the sergeant was being held in Douglas County Jail on a possible charge of homicide by impaired use of …

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Josh Hader’s July struggles continue as Brewers close in on three home runs in loss to Giants

The San Francisco Giants snatched victory from the jaws of defeat Friday night with a stunning six-run, ninth-inning comeback against the Milwaukee Brewers to win 8-5. Mike Yastrzemski capped off the rally with a walk-in grand slam. It was San Francisco’s first home run since Aug. 25, 2020. Almost two …

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The performing arts sector is already facing a deficit for next year

MILWAUKEE—The performing arts sector has been hit hard by the pandemic, and local arts leaders said it continues to struggle in the current economic climate. What do you want to know Members of the United Performing Arts Fund generate over $80 million in economic revenue Last year, 160,000 young people …

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Kohl arrives in downtown Milwaukee at the old Boston Store building

MILWAUKEE – Kohl’s unveiled plans Friday, July 15 for its first-ever downtown Milwaukee store in the former Boston Store building. “We’ve been a part of the community for over 60 years, but we’ve never had a downtown presence — and now is the time,” said Michelle Gass, CEO of Kohl. …

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How a nationwide paper shortage may impact Wisconsin’s election

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) – A paper shortage affecting the United States weighs on the minds of some Wisconsin election officials as state clerks prepare for the upcoming August primary and November general elections when the voters will choose their next US senator and governor. “Just as there are shortages and …

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Carlos Rodon MLB Player Props – San Francisco Giants vs Milwaukee Brewers, July 14, 2022

Carlos Rodon MLB Player Props – San Francisco Giants vs Milwaukee Brewers, July 14, 20222022-07-14 21:45:00 EDT Carlos Rodon and the San Francisco Giants (44-42) take on the Milwaukee Brewers (49-39) at Oracle Park on Thursday. The first pitch is scheduled for 9:45 p.m. (ET). Let’s take a look at …

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Top 5 Amazing Historic New Jersey Restaurants You Must Try

In a recent “love food“, the national publication highlighted its selection of the most amazing and historic restaurants in America. Thirty restaurants were highlighted in the article and 5 were from here in New Jersey, the most of all the states of the country. We have a rich history here …

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Red Bull Flugtag is coming to Milwaukee this weekend

MILWAUKEE — Red Bull Flugtag takes place this Saturday at Veterans Park on Lincoln Memorial Dr. Opening ceremonies begin at 1 p.m. In case you have never heard of the event; a platform is built and competitors attempt to launch and fly homemade, human-powered “planes”. Points are awarded including who …

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Nolan Winter sets date for official visit to Wisconsin

According to a report by Evan Flood of 247Sports, three-star forward Nolan Winter will make an official visit to Wisconsin beginning August 3. According to 247Sports, Winter is the 44th PF in the nation and Minnesota’s No. 2 player. The 6-foot-11, 190-pound forward currently has offers from Wisconsin, Minnesota, Stanford, …

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NBA stiffens and takes foul penalty, will keep play-in tournament | Milwaukee dollars

By TIM REYNOLDS – AP Basketball Writer LAS VEGAS (AP) — The NBA has completed the process of changing the transitional foul rule, ending years of discussion about what to do with the long-maligned tactic. And, as expected, the play-in tournament will be here for the foreseeable future. The league’s …

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Captain D’s restaurant reopens on northwest side of Milwaukee

Location of Captain D’s Restaurant. Fast casual seafood restaurant Captain D reopened on the northwest side of Milwaukee. Located at 7320 Good Hope Road, the stand-alone restaurant is one of the two captain D locations that originally opened in Milwaukee between early 2018 and late 2019, only to close following …

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Sin City Celtics vs Summer Bucks: Boston shocks Milwaukee 111-109

The Boston Celtics won their first game of the Las Vegas Summer League season 111-109. They did it with a little help from a miracle shot from Matt Ryan and a bit of shenanigans from the refs noticing they gave the wrong team for a free throw earlier in the …

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Department of Agriculture, Commerce and Consumer Protection: Wisconsin Soybean Board election underway

MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Commerce and Consumer Protection (DATCP) has certified three candidates eligible for election to the Wisconsin Soybean Board. The nominees were nominated during the period ending June 1, 2022. Soybean producers will have until August 15, 2022 to vote on the following nominees: …

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Ohtani again All-Star both ways | News, Sports, Jobs

NEW YORK (AP) — A year after Shohei Ohtani became baseball’s first two-way All-Star, the Los Angeles Angels sensation has done it again. Ohtani was selected to the American League pitching staff on Sunday as a Major League Baseball pick, two days after being voted by fans to …

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Best Bloody contest raises money for bleeding disorders

GREEN BAY (NBC 26) — Several bars and restaurants in the Green Bay area have entered Green Bay’s Best Bloody contest to raise money for the Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation (GLHF). Green Bay bartenders showcased their signature Bloody Mary recipes while guests sampled beer chasers, appetizers and voted for their …

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Shinzo Abe’s politics take on renewed significance for Japan

Shinzo Abe was Japan’s longest-serving and perhaps most important post-war prime minister. Over a decades-long political career, Abe championed policies that have reshaped Japanese foreign and defense policy to this day. Abe’s killing on Friday at an event in the city of Nara has prompted the world to reflect on …

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Full Buck Moon is a Super Moon: When to Watch in Wisconsin

WISCONSIN — Wisconsinans who enjoy dreamy activities like gazing at the moon on a summer night will be in for a treat early next week with the full moon. The July supermoon will be the biggest and brightest of the year. It should reach its peak illumination at 1:39 p.m. …

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Pirates acquire RHP Yohan Ramirez from the Guardians | News, Sports, Jobs

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired right-hander Yohan Ramirez from the Cleveland Guardians for cash and reinstated infielder Kevin Newman from the 60-day injured list on Friday. The Pirates offered Ramirez to Triple-A Indianapolis and had Newman in the starting lineup and seventh at bat for their …

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Milwaukee Panthers help grow cricket locally

There’s a distinct bat crunch and lots of cheering on Saturday and Sunday afternoons at Tippecanoe Park. However, the roar does not come from the softball field, but rather from the strip of artificial turf in the middle of the grass field. The Milwaukee Panthers Cricket Club hosts a cricket …

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Milwaukee Deer District Market back for 2nd year

Milwaukee Deer District Market back for 2nd year Thursday marked the start of the Deer District Market’s second year, and it will continue every Thursday until August 25th. MILWAUKEE – There was excitement in the Deer District of Milwaukee on Thursday night, July 7, but this time it wasn’t about …

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Roe overthrown, 1849 returns to Wisconsin, now what?

Just over a week ago, women and people at risk of becoming pregnant across the country were stunned when their bodily autonomy was suddenly suppressed with a judicial pen by a conservative-majority US Supreme Court. They saw it coming. But the reality was still quite shocking. The right for a …

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Dog Dish: Saltdogs bounce back to win series in Milwaukee after dropping game suspended in extra innings | Baseball Salt Dogs

Wednesday: Milwaukee 6, Lincoln 5, 10 innings (game opener); Lincoln 6, Milwaukee 2, (game two). What went well: In their second game of the day, the Saltdogs took a 6-0 lead in the sixth inning. A sacrifice fly from Bobby Barnard at the top of the second scored Hunter Clanin …

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The new venue will bring a bar, restaurant and live music back to the former Vitucci site

Beginning in 1934, when Frank and Anna Vitucci opened the My Office Tavern there, the 1893 Corner Faucet at 1832 E. North Ave. on the east side stands for the name Vitucci. But since the family closed the long-running business in November 2019, the fate of this building and its …

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Homicides on the rise in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE—The number of homicides in the city of Milwaukee continues to rise, according to the Milwaukee Police Department’s Mid-Year Review. The review, released on Tuesday, assessed crime statistics from January 1 to June 30. Homicides in Milwaukee increased 38% between January and June compared to the same period in 2021. …

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Anxiety and depression have declined in Wisconsin since 2021; remain high for women and people of color

According new data analyzed by Quote Wizardthe number of people in Wisconsin with symptoms of anxiety and depression has decreased by 11% since 2021. Using data provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Household Pulse Survey, the analyzes assessed each state’s frequency of anxiety or depression from …

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Three pitchers Milwaukee Brewers should target at trade deadline

The Milwaukee Brewers are 45-35 and currently sit in first place in the National League Central Division. Their lead, however, is a slim one-game cushion over the St. Louis Cardinals. The Brewers, like many teams, have struggled with injuries. However, Milwaukee pitchers seem to have been bitten very hard by …

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Samuel G. Freedman: Stop Banning Critical Books in Wisconsin, Elsewhere | Column

Samuel G. Freedman On a recent outing, my wife and I attended a Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibit called “Righting a Wrong”. In the modest confines of a single room at the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul, the exhibit chronicled an epic tragedy: the incarceration of 120,000 Japanese Americans and …

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The Elusive Dream of Gun Control: America Should Brace for Another Decade of Schoolboy Slaughter

In 1977, Harlan Carter and a group of his friends staged a coup within the upper ranks of the NRA, transforming it from a sports club focused on gun safety into a lobbying and advocacy group. “uncompromising” public relations (Carter’s phrase) for the gun. industry. Carter was the right man …

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Agent: Williamson agrees to $193 million 5-year extension | Milwaukee dollars

By BRETT MARTEL – AP Sportswriter NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Zion Williamson’s lost season to injury and an unusual absence from the New Orleans Pelicans during his recovery hasn’t stopped the club from betting big on their long-term future. term together. The star forward agreed to a five-year, $193 million …

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FreshFin gears up for grand opening in Hilldale

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) – FreshFin is gearing up to hold a grand opening event for its second Madison location this month. FreshFin will open July 15 in Hilldale, bringing craft bowls of poke and cereal to the mall for shoppers to enjoy. There are 12 homemade bowls for people to …

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Hatebreed’s Jamey Jasta Acquires Rights to Milwaukee Metalfest, Returning in 2023

The loved one Milwaukee Metal Festival originally ran from 1987 to 2004, but now Jamey Jasta of hate race (who played the festival at the time) acquired the rights to the festival and will bring it back in 2023. Jamey says: I am so grateful and delighted that [founder] Jack …

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Wisconsin GOP lawmakers vote against federal gun legislation

WASHINGTON — The first new federal gun safety law in decades passed without any support from Wisconsin Republicans in Congress. What do you want to know Bipartisan Safer Communities Act provides $750 million for crisis response, school safety and mental health programs The law also extends gun restrictions to dating …

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Source AP: Nuggets and Wizards agree to 4-man trade | Milwaukee dollars

By PAT GRAHAM – AP Sportswriter DENVER (AP) — The Denver Nuggets have agreed to a deal that would send guards Will Barton and Monte Morris to the Washington Wizards for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Ish Smith, a person familiar with the negotiations said Wednesday. The person spoke to The Associated …

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Bucks rookie Beauchamp overcomes adversity to reach NBA

MILWAUKEE (AP) — There was a period of homelessness growing up. A constant passage from one high school to another. The cancellation of a draft NBA training program due to the pandemic. A year to prove himself with a G League development team. MarJon Beauchamp’s journey to the NBA was …

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40th and Burleigh Homicide; Milwaukee man charged

Milwaukee fatal shooting at store near 40th and Burleigh, man charged Quaveion Stanley, 18, is charged in the shooting death of 18-year-old Tamaris Smith at a Milwaukee store near 40th and Burleigh on June 9. MILWAUKEE – An 18-year-old Milwaukee man is charged in connection with a fatal shooting that …

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Strangulation Cases Reported in Wisconsin – The Horse

The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Commerce and Consumer Protection reported four new cases of strangulation in the state. A 13-year-old Brown County mare presented with lymphadenopathy (swollen or abscessed lymph nodes under the jaw) and fever. Three horses were exposed at the boarding school, which is now in voluntary quarantine. …

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Mississippi wins first CWS title by sweeping Oklahoma | Milwaukee Brewers

By ERIC OLSON – AP Sports Writer OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The last team to enter the NCAA baseball tournament was the last team standing. Mississippi scored twice on wild pitches in an eighth inning three-run, and the Rebels captured their first baseball national title, sweeping Oklahoma in the College …

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Wisconsin Democrats focus attacks on Sen. Ron Johnson in uphill battle – NBC Chicago

Wisconsin Democrats seeking to unseat Republican Sen. Ron Johnson focused their attacks on him on Sunday, not each other, as the eight candidates made their case to party activists at the state convention that was held six weeks before the primary. Democratic Senate candidates blasted Johnson for his attempt to …

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Milwaukee joins cities nationwide to measure ‘urban heat island’ effect of climate change

On a 90-degree day this summer, volunteer citizen scientists with vehicle-attached weather sensors will spread across Milwaukee to measure air temperatures in the morning, afternoon and night. “We’re going to look at the weather to try to find a good day to do the study,” Tim Halbach, National Weather Service …

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Wisconsin’s Tony Evers Seeks Abortion Anger Boost – Twin Cities

MADISON, Wis. –Wisconsin Democratic Gov. Tony Evers hopes to translate anger over the U.S. Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. convicted doctor and failing to appoint prosecutors who would enforce the ban. Evers, who won election in the battleground state four years ago by just over a percentage point, told …

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‘Marcus Rashford shows support for $70million man Giannis Antetokounmpo, ahead of his movie Rise!’: Manchester United star has linked up with Milwaukee Bucks superstar in LA

by Giannis Antetokounmpo The biopic ‘Rise’ is out now Marcus Rashford has come over from Manchester to show his support. The incredible story of Giannis Antetokounmpo is now coming to the big screen. The life of the Greek Freak is adapted into a film. From the book “Giannis: The Improbable …

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“I just wanted it to taste good”: Milwaukee Baker sells allergen-free cookie and brownie mixes nationwide

“I think everyone I’ve cooked for has been special in their own way,” Simmons says. “I remember baking a birthday cake for twins who were about to turn 5 and because of their allergies they had never eaten cake before.” (Photo provided by Nubian Simmons) By PrincessSafiya Byers This story …

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Reactions to Milwaukee Bucks signing Iverson Molinar

According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, the Milwaukee Bucks signed former Mississippi State guard Iverson Molinar to a free agent contract. Molinar declared for the 2022 NBA Draft after a stellar season at Mississippi State that earned him First-Team All-SEC honors, averaging 17.5 points, 3.1 rebounds and 3.6 assists …

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What Patrick Baldwin Jr. brings to the Golden State Warriors

On September 21, 2021, a five-star freshman for the Milwaukee Panthers men’s basketball team threw out a ceremonial first pitch during a Brewers game. Almost everything in this sentence is extremely strange, but Patrick Baldwin Jr. wanted to normalize this event as much as he could. He confirmed the distance …

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Davis selected 10th overall in the 2022 NBA Draft

History links Transcript: Johnny Davis press conference BROOKLYN, NY – Johnny Davis became the latest badger to see his NBA dreams come true, as Wisconsin men’s basketball was selected by the Washington Wizards with the 10th pick in the first …

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Lou Malnati will open a location in Oak Creek this summer

Lou Malnati’s deep pizza. Courtesy of Lou Malnati. Pizzeria by Lou Malnati plans to open its fifth location in the Milwaukee area in the past three years. The Chicago-based deep-dish pizza chain announced plans Thursday for a new carrier and delivery store, which will open mid-summer at 8171 S. Howell …

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Giannis and Milwaukee could lose Bobby Portis to free agency

The Milwaukee Bucks will need to be ready for what could be a busy free agency window for them. Giannis Antetokounmpo and Co. will obviously want to enter the new season with the best possible roster, and that could mean they want to bring back their core group – the …

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Wisconsin Football adds another WR to 2023 recruiting class

The recruiting track for the Class of 2023 is hot right now for the Wisconsin football program. Recently, they landed their 10th entry for the incoming class and the fourth in the past week after a weekend where they had several official visits. The most recent commitment was to Trech …

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College World Series has a SEC flavor

The SEC is taking over the world of college baseball. Just like football. The SEC has won three of the last four College World Series titles and has a good chance of winning another. With Texas and Stanford – the two favorites entering the tournament in Omaha – already eliminated, …

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Food Trucks and Street Food to discover in Milwaukee

This story is part of our summer guide to the June issue of Milwaukee Magazine. To read our complete guide to summer fun, order your copy today! 1. Legacy MKE A drop of fresh burrata cheese sits on an heirloom tomato and arugula salad with basil pesto, honey, truffle oil …

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2023 3-star athlete Trech Kekahuna picks Wisconsin to play WR for Badgers

Trech Kekahuna, a 5-foot-11, 180-pound athlete from Honolulu, Hawaii, publicly announced his commitment to Wisconsin on Sunday. Kekahuna had just completed an official weekend visit to Madison after making an unofficial visit there for camp two weeks ago when he got his Badgers scholarship offer. He paid an official visit …

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Milwaukee celebrates Juneteenth on MLK Drive

Milwaukee celebrates Juneteenth on MLK Drive June 16 marks the day the last group of slaves in Texas discovered they were free. It officially became a federal holiday in 2021. MILWAUKEE – On June 19, Sunday, June 19, Milwaukeeans celebrated National Day on the north side of the city. “I’m …

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Safe & Sound’s new executive director seeks to empower residents to solve problems

Bridget Whitaker, 43, was named executive director of Safe & Sound in April. “I want to amplify the voices of residents, especially young people, to address what they think is important and that’s how we can make a difference,” she says. (Photo courtesy of Safe & Sound) By Edgar Mendez …

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Milwaukee raises June 19 flag above City Hall

Milwaukee raises June 19 flag The June 19 flag was raised above City Hall. There was a ceremony with a cultural drumming performance and a poetry reading. MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee is home to one of the oldest and oldest June 19 celebrations in the country. On Friday, city officials gathered …

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Electric Vehicles in Wisconsin – Merrill Foto News

WisDOT hosts webinars on the future of electric vehicles in Wisconsin Two upcoming webinars will give the public the opportunity to learn how WisDOT plans to expand access to electric vehicle (EV) charging stations across the state. The webinars will educate the public about the initiative and provide an opportunity …

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Why Walker Kessler is better than you think for Milwaukee Bucks at 24

The Milwaukee Bucks hold the 24th overall pick in the upcoming 2022 NBA Draft. The team and the fans certainly have their favorite targets. Among them, for me, Walker Kessler. Still, when I hear most other fans talking about Kessler, most would rather the team stay away from him. Here’s …

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West’s Hughes and East’s Berndt Earn First-Team Honors for the 2022 All-Wisconsin Valley Conference Softball Team

Wausau Driver and Review Wasuau West sophomore Autumn Hughes and Wausau East rookie Baley Berndt have been named to the first team of the 2022 All-Wisconsin Valley Conference Softball Team. Marshfield senior pitcher Courtney Donahue was named player of the year. Donahue was 10-1 with a 1.23 ERA and 93 …

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Ime Udoka reveals message to Celtics entering Game 6

Ime Udoka’s message to Celtics ahead of Game 6 should give fans hope Originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston Do the Boston Celtics have the Golden State Warriors where they want them? The short answer is no; the Celtics would rather not be one victory away from elimination after dropping …

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Milwaukee neighbors seek answers for 2 fatal drive-by shootings

MILWAUKEE — Two communities are searching for answers after two deadly shootings left people dead over the weekend. The first was on Saturday when a 51-year-old woman was killed at 39th and Hadley. On Monday morning, a house was shot down, killing a 56-year-old man near 37th and Congress. On …

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Spend three days in three Wisconsin forests on this road trip

Posted in Wisconsin June 13, 2022 by Ben Jones Wisconsin has plenty of well-known state parks, but for a real savage adventure, head to a Wisconsin state forest. The state manages nearly half a million acres of forest land – it’s open to the public …

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D-backs inflict Phils’ first defeat on Thomson as manager | News, Sports, Jobs

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Christian Walker had three hits and three RBIs, Jake McCarthy homered and Arizona ended Philadelphia’s nine-game winning streak 13-1, giving interim manager Rob Thomson his first defeat. Ketel Marte and Alek Thomas each had two points for Arizona, which ended a 10-game road trip 4-6. …

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McDonald’s successor opens in Moscow

MOSCOW (AP) — Three months after McDonald’s operations in Russia were suspended, hundreds of people flocked to its famous former outlet in Moscow’s Pushkin Square when the restaurant reopened under Russian ownership and a new name on Sunday. . In March, McDonald’s halted operations at its company-run restaurants in Russia. …

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Life Changers Christian Church Distributes Free Gas to Local Milwaukee Gas Station

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — Many pilots CBS 58 spoke to today, June 11, called it a “blessings.” This gas station on Atkinson and 8th Street was packed with cars today, with a queue in the street. All thanks to a generous donation from Life Changers Christian Church. The church started …

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Online MBA Best & Brightest 2022: Antje Schickert, University of Wisconsin MBA Consortium

“Adaptable, motivated and reliable person who likes to flourish through education and new challenges.” Age: 38 Hometown: Arvada, CO Fun fact about yourself: I have lived and worked in three different countries and enjoy traveling to many more. Moreover, I like to explore unknown places and meet new people. Undergraduate …

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Debra Alquist | News, Sports, Jobs

IRON MOUNTAIN – Debra Alquist, 68, of Iron Mountain entered into eternal life with her Lord and Savior on June 2, 2022, at Marshfield Medical Center with her family by her side. She was born September 30, 1953 in Milwaukee, WI to the late Patrick Farley and Evelyn (Federspiel) Gorman. …

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Milwaukee Brewers swept by Phillies have lost six straight games

The Milwaukee Brewers emerged from a grueling three-city, 11-game road trip last Thursday, returning to American Family Field with a sigh of relief. House Again. A seven-game homestand with the team’s first day off in three weeks was expected, as were a plethora of key contributors who were lined up …

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DOJ: Wisconsin congressman fatally shoots passenger during traffic stop

A northeast Wisconsin sheriff’s deputy fatally shot and killed a person during a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon. The Wisconsin Department of Justice said an Oconto County sheriff’s deputy opened fire when a passenger in the vehicle allegedly pulled a knife and “approached the deputy.” The incident unfolded around 2:40 p.m., …

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Windsor native and Cardinal Newman graduate Jason Alexander gets his MLB moment with Milwaukee Brewers

At the end of 2020, Jason Alexander was considering a career change. The Windsor native and former standout pitcher for Cardinal Newman and Santa Rosa Junior College was fired by the Los Angeles Angels organization in June, one of many minor league victims of the pandemic, and began posting his …

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Review: Hercule Poirot unravels Milwaukee rep’s Orient Express murder scheme

Agatha Christie mystery fans will want to board the Milwaukee Repertory Theater production of Murder on the Orient Express, which opened last weekend in the largest of three stages at the Rep. Orient-Express closes the theater’s 2021-22 season. The play begins on a dark stage. Writer Agatha Christie’s most famous …

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Philadelphia-Milwaukee Races

Brewers first. Luis Urias flies to center field for Mickey Moniak. Tyrone Taylor goes to second base, Rhys Hoskins to Ranger Suarez. Christian Yelich singles to shallow left field. Andrew McCutchen doubles to left field, passes to 3rd. Christian Yelich brand. Hunter Renfroe strikes while swinging. 1 run, 2 hits, …

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Wisconsin Supreme Court issues record number of 4-3 decisions

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has handed down more 4-3 decisions this quarter than at any time in the past 70 years. And so far, the three liberals on the court more often than not come out on top in these cases. Alan Ball, a history professor at Marquette University, tracks …

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Bryce Harper, Phillies are starting to see results with Rob Thomson – Philly Sports

Not even a week after Joe Girardi was fired and interim manager Rob Thomson has already started making headlines with a three-game sweep against the Los Angeles Angels. With immediate success like this, Thomson could find himself erasing the temporary title in favor of a permanent position. Sweep, sweep victory …

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Residents and business owners tired of a dangerous intersection after a high speed accident

MILWAUKEE — Sandwich God owner Michael Smith is worried about his staff coming and going from work at his restaurant in Teutonia and Vienna. “If you all had to sit there for a second [and watch], everybody uses that fire,” Smith said. “It is so poorly signposted. Doesn’t tell you …

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Should the Milwaukee Bucks trade in the 2022 NBA Draft?

One of the big criticisms with the Milwaukee Bucks keeping their pick at number 24 overall is that they won’t be able to sign a player who can have an immediate impact on their team. That’s a fair review and while there have been some great players ranked 24th overall, …

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Wisconsin Men’s Rowing 11th at IRA Nationals

History links WEST WINDSOR, NJ – Wisconsin men’s rowing finished 11th at the 2022 IRA National Championships which ended Sunday in Mercer Lake. Running into the third and final day of the championships, the Badgers’ best boat, the University Eight, found itself in 12th place after …

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