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5 things to know and do the weekend of September 30

It’s Friday in Milwaukee, and here are some things we think you should know. If you would like your event to be considered for this column, please submit your news by click here at least two weeks in advance. Tia Richardson, shown with her ‘The Love That Holds Us’ mural …

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City of Milwaukee Department of Development: Mayor Cavalier Johnson Signs Resolution to Advance Homes MKE Initiative

MILWAUKEE – Following unanimous approval by the Milwaukee City Council, Mayor Cavalier Johnson signed Docket #220656, a resolution selecting development teams for the Homes MKE initiative that will renovate vacant city-owned residential properties in Milwaukee. The resolution also authorizes property sales to selected development teams, as well as housing rehabilitation …

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Milwaukee County Passes Abortion Access Resolution

Milwaukee, WI – The Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors passed an “Abortion Access Resolution” on September 22. The resolution was passed by an overwhelming majority with 12 votes in favor and two votes against. The resolution was originally drafted by County Council Supervisors Liz Sumner and Shawn Rolland. Additionally, the …

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Men’s soccer resumes Milwaukee Cup for first time since 2014 – Marquette Wire

Senior defenseman Alex Mirsberger etched his name in the Milwaukee Cup history book on Tuesday night as the Marquette men’s soccer team beat rivals University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 5-2 at Valley Fields . Tuesday night’s match marked the 48th all-time meeting between the two teams and the first time since 2019. …

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Milwaukee Creators Market; small businesses share their wares

Milwaukee Creators Market; small businesses share their wares Small businesses took over part of Discovery World in Milwaukee on Sunday, September 18 for the Milwaukee Makers Market. MILWAUKEE – Small businesses took over part of Discovery World in Milwaukee on Sunday, September 18 for the Milwaukee Makers Market. Brianne Mallo …

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Local nonprofit hopes to preserve and celebrate Hispanic heritage in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE – Hispanic heritage is rich and diverse. The mission of a local non-profit organization is to ensure that the rich culture is preserved and celebrated in Milwaukee. “We take great pride in only featuring Hispanic and Latino artists, whether domestic or international,” said Jacobo Lovo, artistic director of Latino …

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Milwaukee will celebrate Santiago Calatrava Day on Friday

MILWAUKEE – Bob Shirrell and his wife are frequent visitors to the Milwaukee Museum of Art, going there at least every two or three months. What do you want to know The Milwaukee Art Museum celebrates its 20th anniversary The Quadracci Pavilion was designed by architect Santiago Calatrava Mayor Cavalier …

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‘Dream to reality’ – Letter to Milwaukee from Gal and Itay

Hi there ! It’s Gal and Itay, the Milwaukee shin-shinim. We can’t believe a year has gone by so quickly. It was a real rollercoaster, but it was absolutely the time of our lives. Where can we even begin? No words can describe all that we have learned, experienced and …

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Top Performers of Milwaukee Area High School Football Stats from Week 4

Here’s a look at the top players from Week 4 based on individual stats and match summaries received through Saturday night. For statewide stats, visit WisSports.net. Best passers of week 4 Brandon Nabbefeld, Racine Case, 17/28, 254 yards, 3 TD, 1 INT Wilson Kershner, Menomonee Falls, 15/25, 249 yards, 0 …

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Bars you can navigate to in Milwaukee

In summer in Milwaukee, the best friend is the one who owns a boat. Discovering Milwaukee from the waterfront is a great way to see the city from a new perspective. And since the summer months are fleeting, make the most of the season by eating and drinking at the …

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Take a “Wild Side Tour”

Join the Ride on the Wild Side The Milwaukee County Zoo wants you to join the Ride on the Wild Side this Sunday, September 11. MILWAUKEE – You are invited to join the Milwaukee County Zoo’s “Ride on the Wild Side” on Sunday, September 11. The zoo’s website says children …

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The Golden State Warriors almost traded Stephen Curry for the Milwaukee Bucks, but doctors believe his ankle injuries could be a serious problem

Since 2015, Steph Curry and Giannis Antetokounmpo have won two MVP Awards. Both have earned a Finals MVP award, with Antetokounmpo winning in 2021 and Curry earning his first award in recent Finals. The biggest difference between the two is that Curry has four championships, while Antetokounmpo has only one. …

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Short Film Festival Marks ‘Rise of Milwaukee Filmmakers’

The pandemic has forced the Milwaukee International Short Film Festival to go virtual since 2020. This year, the Short Festival is returning to the big screen, but for one day only and at a new venue, the Avalon Atmospheric Theatre. “There were successes and things that didn’t work out as …

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Consistent approach helps Milwaukee Brewers win series against Pirates

Garrett Mitchell on his first MLB home run for the Brewers vs Pirates Garrett Mitchell’s eighth-inning home run — his first of his MLB career — tied the game in the eighth inning of an eventual win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday. Curt HoggWochit It was an afternoon of …

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No Appointment Needed for Monkeypox Vaccine at Menomonee Valley Drive-Thru Clinic in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) – The Milwaukee City Health Department (MHD) is making it easier to get the monkeypox vaccine. Eligible persons no longer need an appointment. They can just walk through the Menomonee Valley Clinic to get vaccinated. There are still eligibility requirements. Due to its limited availability, the Wisconsin …

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Brewers reliever Trevor Rosenthal has another setback in his comeback attempt

MILWAUKEE — The status of Milwaukee Brewers reliever Trevor Rosenthal for the rest of the season is uncertain due to a late injury, the latest loss to a closer former All-Star who hasn’t pitched since the playoffs. 2020. “I think there’s still a possibility (he could come back) in the …

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Milwaukee dreamer reacts to new federal rule to protect DACA

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — At age two in 1999, Alondra Garcia emigrated from Mexico to the United States with her family. About 15 years later, she became a dreamer. “Milwaukee is the only home I know, the only home I remember,” Garcia said. A Dreamer is a beneficiary of the …

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Keston Hiura powers Milwaukee Brewers with 2 homers in win over Cubs

Second half Brewers: Corbin Burnes Cy Young chances, trade deadline From the team’s 40th anniversary in the 1982 World Series to more home games at American Family Field to the New York Yankees in Milwaukee, Brewers fans have a lot to look forward to in the second half of the …

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Racine deputies assaulted, Milwaukee man now charged

RACINE, Wis. – A Milwaukee man is charged with more than a dozen counts after a violent arrest on the shoulder of Interstate 94 in Racine County. Hezekiah Saffold, 24, first appeared in court on Friday August 19. His charges stem from two different traffic stops and range from endangering …

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Atlanta Braves trade for 1B/DH Tyler White from Milwaukee Brewers

The Atlanta Braves saw how important it is to have depth, and they gained a bit more by trading for Tyler White on Wednesday for cash considerations. It’s hard to get depth at this time of year, but Alex Anthopoulos and the Atlanta Braves managed to do just that on …

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Milwaukee man hits home run as Little League Coach of the Year

article MILWAUKEE – With every bat, there is always a lesson to be learned. That’s the mantra of Lake Park Little League coach Antonio Colon. “I try to teach them not to get caught up in the score,” Colon said. “It’s not really about winning or losing. It’s about what …

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Milwaukee’s Broken Bat Brews Field of Dreams ‘Can of Corn’ Beer

article MILWAUKEE – A Milwaukee brewery featured prominently during the MLB Field of Dreams game in Iowa on Thursday night August 11. Broken Bat Brewing Company has entered into an agreement to brew a corn-based beer at the Field of Dreams site in Dyersville, Iowa. Corn was harvested in November …

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Monkeypox in Milwaukee: Supervisor Burgelis seeks to raise awareness of new health hazard

County Supervisor Peter Burgelis issued a statement Aug. 3 following 22 known monkeypox infections in Wisconsin, including 3 in the city of Milwaukee and 4 others in Milwaukee County. “With the arrival of the monkeypox virus in Milwaukee County, now is the time for action and equitable access to vaccines,” …

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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24th and homicide of Keefe, Milwaukee man charged in 2020 shooting

article MILWAUKEE – A Milwaukee man is charged with first-degree intentional homicide for a 2020 shooting that left one person dead in the city’s north end. Prosecutors say James Johnson, 32, shot the victim near 24 and Keefe and fled the scene. Police were called to the scene of the …

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Milwaukee Brewers end long road trip with loss to Cubs

CHICAGO — The road trip didn’t go long enough as expected, so the Milwaukee Brewers went into extra innings Wednesday night. For the second night in a row, the Brewers lost in the final batting to the Chicago Cubs, this time with a sacrificial fly by Christopher Morel spoiling the …

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Milwaukee PrideFest LGBTQ Celebration at Summerfest Grounds June 2-4

PrideFest returns to Milwaukee’s summer festival calendar. The festival, which celebrates the LGBTQ+ community, has been held in Milwaukee for more than 30 years and has grown significantly since its beginnings in the late 1980s. Here’s what to know about the event in 2022 and other facts about PrideFest in …

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Why retaining Wesley Matthews would be low risk for the Milwaukee Bucks

Wesley Matthews was a great story for the Milwaukee Bucks in the 2021-22 NBA season. The longtime NBA veteran started the season at home before receiving a call from the Bucks in December, which resulted in him signing a non-guaranteed deal. Matthews played well enough over the next few months …

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Wisconsin State will add to its roster of NBA champions

The 2022 NBA Finals will have a Wisconsin flavor, with Golden State featuring two Milwaukee natives (Milwaukee King’s Jordan Poole and Milwaukee Hamilton’s Kevon Looney). The opponent will have their own tie in Wisconsin, either Miami with Tyler Herro of Whitnall High School or Boston with Sam Hauser of Stevens …

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Man gets 25-year-old for 2019 crash that killed off-duty Milwaukee cop

Kong Her’s religious faith has been questioned since a drunk driver killed his brother, an off-duty Milwaukee police officer, in 2019. But nearly three years later, when the official was due to receive his prison sentence, that did not stop him from expressing his forgiveness. “We forgive you, Dante,” Her …

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Why the Milwaukee Bucks should inquire about a PJ Washington trade

After failing in the playoffs, the Milwaukee Bucks need to stay aggressive this offseason as they look to improve their roster for next season. One specific player who should be on Milwaukee’s radar is PJ Washington, the former Charlotte Hornets’ No. 12 pick. Washington was widely cited in various trade …

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Milwaukee car thieves target Brewery District

MILWAUKEE – Car thieves target certain types of cars in downtown Milwaukee and do so in broad daylight. A woman from the brewery district filmed everything on video. The car was stolen in less than two minutes – at 11 a.m. Police say Kias and Hyundais are the most targeted …

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Darvin Ham gets second interview for Hornets job

Two of the Milwaukee Bucks’ top assistant coaches, Darvin Ham and Charles Lee, have recently generated considerable interest in head coaching searches for the opposing team. The pair both made their rounds in the first round of interviews, but it looks like Ham impressed enough to land a second interview. …

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Why do the Milwaukee Bucks have an “M” patch on their jerseys?

If you’re a sports fan, a jersey is usually an essential piece of your wardrobe. It is your mark of belonging, which visibly marks you as part of a larger group. Even if the fan sitting next to you is a stranger, you can tell if they are friend or …

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Christian Yelich, other Milwaukee Brewers players to hit for the cycle

Christian Yelich was already the first Brewers player to hit multiple career cycles on Wednesday, when he hit a single, double, triple and home run against the Cincinnati Reds, so now he’s the Brewers’ first player with three. He is also the first in modern Major League Baseball history to …

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Brewers vs Reds – Game Recap – May 10, 2022

CINCINNATI – – Josh Hader reached 500 career strikeouts, Luis Urías hit a game-tying home run and hit a clutch and the Milwaukee Brewers held off Cincinnati 5-4 on Tuesday night to snap the two-game winning streak of the Reds. Jace Peterson broke a 1-1 tie in the sixth with …

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7 Lake Michigan beaches to check out as Milwaukee weather warms up

MILWAUKEE, WI – As the weather gets warmer and we have more sunny days, you might be looking for a new place to experience and relax next to our city’s Great Lake. Besides the views, Milwaukee’s parks on Lake Michigan also offer a wealth of options for recreation and relaxation. …

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City of Milwaukee Weekly COVID-19 Update

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 6, 2022 City of Milwaukee Weekly COVID-19 Update MILWAUKEE — The burden of disease in the city of Milwaukee this week has increased to 147.4 new positive COVID-19 cases per 100,000 people over seven days and remains in the “high transmission” category. The percentage of positive …

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Return to Celtics basketball: 10 takeaways from the Boston Celtics-Milwaukee Bucks

1. “That was Celtics basketball” This quote came from Jaylen Brown after the game after the Boston Celtics beat the Milwaukee Bucks to tie their second-round series at 1-1. Brown was there. Boston’s defense was pretty solid in Game 1, but their offense was a bit of a mess. Turnovers, …

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Milwaukee Bucks prove they’re still a defensive force in Game 1 win

After all the top-to-bottom performances throughout the regular season, including a final game where they were one of the worst defenses in the league, the Milwaukee Bucks dominated defensively through six playoff games. Sure, they roughed up the Chicago Bulls, but we expected them to. Yes, they kept them at …

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Dontre Hamilton memorial unveiled at Red Arrow Park in Milwaukee

A park bench outside a downtown Starbucks is no longer a place of grief for Dontre Hamilton’s family and a scar for the city of Milwaukee. On Saturday, eight years to the day since Hamilton was woken up sleeping on the bench and shot 14 times by a Milwaukee police …

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Milwaukee sisters shot, surviving victim in hospital

Milwaukee sisters shot, surviving victim in hospital Two sisters from Milwaukee were shot while playing outside near 5th and Rogers. Shanaria Wilson died, but her younger sister, Shyier, survived and is at home. MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee police are continuing to investigate who shot and killed a 13-year-old girl on Sunday. …

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Final Jeopardy includes a reference to Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo

Milwaukee Bucks fans were surely screaming “Greece!” on their televisions on Tuesday night when Final Jeopardy played out. Behind the scenes, so was nominee Nicky Smith, a Milwaukee native and avid Bucks fan who missed out on what would have been a made-to-measure opportunity. “Peril!” brought an NBA twist to …

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120th anniversary of Harley-Davidson; Milwaukee launch dates revealed

article MILWAUKEE – Harley-Davidson announced on Monday, April 25, that it will celebrate its 120th anniversary by launching the Harley-Davidson Homecoming event, an annual four-day festival filled with music, food and motorcycle culture. A press release indicates that the inaugural event will take place at multiple locations in the Milwaukee …

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access to Milwaukee child care; $5M improvement effort underway

access to Milwaukee child care; $5M improvement effort underway Parents continue to struggle to find affordable, high-quality child care due to high costs, staffing shortages and closures. A new effort is underway to change this. MILWAUKEE – Parents continue to struggle to find affordable, high-quality child care due to high …

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Chicago Bulls shock Milwaukee Bucks in Game 2 of NBA playoffs

The Milwaukee Bucks suffered a nightmarish Game 2 against the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday. There have been reckless reversals. There were defensive breakdowns. Key players were injured. There was an inability to slow down Bulls star DeMar DeRozan. It all added up to a frustrating 114-110 loss for Milwaukee at …

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FlixBus launches new stop at Milwaukee Mitchell Airport

MILWAUKEE — FlixBus, North America’s fastest growing intercity bus service, has opened a new stop at Milwaukee Mitchell Airport. The service will begin on Thursday. According to a statement from FlixBus, in addition to stops at Milwaukee Downtown (575 W Wells Street) and Milwaukee South (1400 W College Ave.), passengers …

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LOREN SHAUM: Change is the norm in Milwaukee | News

When we moved to Milwaukee after graduating from Purdue, the Allen-Bradley Company and breweries were the backbone of the economy. Today, Allen-Bradly is just a brand within the Rockwell Automation empire, but the famous clock tower remains. At the time, the flagship breweries were Pabst, Miller, Blatz and Schlitz. Years …

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Eagles fall to Raiders in Milwaukee

Next game: Aurora University 04/16/2022 | 11:00 April 16 (Saturday) / 11:00 a.m. Aurora University MILWAUKEE, Wis. – The Edgewood College men’s lacrosse team dropped out of a NACC contest against MSOE Wednesday night at Viets Field. MSOE took an early lead and never looked …

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The Milwaukee Film Festival is back

The 14th Annual Milwaukee Film Festival, presented by Associated Bank, will be held April 21-May 5, 2022, at the Oriental Theater (on three screens), Avalon Theater, Times Cinema, and will again feature a variety of titles via its virtual Platform. The hybrid format provides additional access for moviegoers who aren’t …

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End of the line: Milwaukee Bucks return to NBA Playoffs

With tomorrow’s game in Cleveland, the sun is finally setting on the NBA regular season. The Milwaukee Bucks are heading to the playoffs once again with a credible claim to return to the NBA Finals. The fact that they are seen as contenders with very little argument is still uncharted …

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Milwaukee puts its road winning streak on the line against Detroit

Milwaukee Bucks (50-30, second in the Eastern Conference) against Detroit Pistons (23-57, 14th in the Eastern Conference) Detroit; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK RANGE: Piston -6; plus/minus is 227 BOTTOM LINE: Milwaukee visits Detroit to try to continue its three-game road winning streak. The Pistons are 6-9 against the …

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Milwaukee’s Chasing Paper Launches New Collaboration

Jacqueline Schmidt x Chasing Paper, the new collection from Milwaukee-based removable wallpaper company Chasing Paper, launched today. The collection is in collaboration with Brooklyn artist Jaqueline Schmidt. “We were connected through a mutual friend in early 2021, and I was actually working on a playroom for my daughters,” said Elizabeth …

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Trevon Galmore pleads not guilty to the charges

item MILWAUKEE – Trevon Galmore pleaded not guilty on Monday April 4 in connection with a shooting and head-on crash that occurred on the northwest side of the city on Sunday March 20. Court documents say a child and four friends went to sell or trade a gun with a …

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3 things to consider before the Dallas Mavericks face the Milwaukee Bucks

On their final regular season matinee of the season, the Dallas Mavericks travel to the great state of Wisconsin to face the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday afternoon. The Mavericks are in a pitched battle for home-court advantage in the playoffs, moving up and down between the third and fourth seeds …

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Compare and contrast: How Milwaukee mayoral candidates stand — and differ — on issues

Voters will choose Milwaukee’s next mayor on Tuesday. Here’s where they stand on the questions. (Photo provided by Visit Milwaukee) The Milwaukee mayoral election is Tuesday. In separate interviews, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service staff asked the two candidates — interim mayor Cavalier Johnson and former Ald. Bob Donovan – about …

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Stakeholders meet to discuss solutions to Milwaukee violence

MILWAUKEE – Community responders gathered Tuesday night to discuss the violence in the city of Milwaukee. The purpose of the ‘Break the Silence’ community rally was to express the need for all members of the community to work together to help prevent crime. “If there’s a way to prevent something …

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How Khris Middleton ended up on the straight for the Milwaukee Bucks

Things really couldn’t have gotten any worse for Khris Middleton heading to the All-Star. Many were already skeptical of the Milwaukee Bucks swingman being selected as an All-Star ahead of other East forwards or even teammate Jrue Holiday. Then, just as the team headed for the break, he was in …

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5 things to know and do the weekend of March 25

Women are invited to refocus on themselves at the ‘Intention: A Retreat for Women’ event this Saturday. (Photo courtesy of Full Circle Healing Farm) It’s Friday in Milwaukee, and here are some things we think you should know. If you would like your event to be considered for this column, …

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Milwaukee Duo SistaStrings will perform on ‘Jimmy Kimmel’ tonight

SistaStrings will accompany Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Allison Russell during her performance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” this evening. Monique and Chauntee Ross have been making music together since they were kids on the North Side of Milwaukee. With Chauntee on fiddle and Monique on cello, the duo debuted as SistaStrings at Riverwest …

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Milwaukee Midnight launches first-ever women’s program

MILWAUKEE – For the first time since the launch of the Milwaukee Rez Midnight Basketball League, there is now a women’s league. Midnight Sports League supervisor Anthony Hagge said people have been calling for a women’s league for some time now. The pandemic delayed the start, but this year it …

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Milwaukee man sentenced to 2 years for south end carjacking

article MILWAUKEE – David Ayers of Milwaukee was sentenced Wednesday (March 16) to three and a half years in prison and an additional two years of extended supervision in connection with the carjacking of a woman on the south side of the city last October. Ayers pleaded guilty on Wednesday …

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How Jevon Carter Became a Milwaukee Bucks Fan Favorite

Without a doubt, one of the biggest surprises for the Milwaukee Bucks this season has been the solid play of newcomer Jevon Carter. When the defending champions signed the guard after his buyout from the Brooklyn Nets last month, the initial reaction from most Bucks fans was unenthusiastic, as Carter’s …

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Milwaukee Brewers star Christian Yelich looks to bounce back

PHOENIX – The 2021 season has been a nightmare for Christian Yelich. His back was an issue early on, his power lacked in action throughout and his mystique as one of the game’s great hitters was gone just three years after being named National League MVP and two years after …

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Milwaukee Fish Fry eats wolves in shootout

article The Milwaukee Fish Fry hosts the Chicago Wolves on March 12, 2022. (Courtesy Milwaukee Admirals) MILWAUKEE – Connor Ingram stopped 32 shots in regulation and overtime and four of five shooters to guide the Milwaukee Admirals to a 2-1 shootout win over the Chicago Wolves on Saturday night at …

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Jim Piwowarczyk and Jessica McBride Milwaukee Press Club Awards 2021

Jim Piwowarczyk and Jessica McBride won two Milwaukee Press Club awards for their Wisconsin Right Now coverage of the Water Street shooting/chaos and the Kyle Rittenhouse trial. The awards came in the video and column writing categories. The Water Street video stories involved gunshots during the Bucks’ championship celebration; video …

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New service will take passengers from Milwaukee to Waukesha County

A new ride service can get you to and from work for $3. People can now take a ride from Milwaukee to Waukesha County. Milwaukee County is trying to connect its employees with employers in Waukesha County. It’s called FlexRide Milwaukee. “You’re five blocks away, take a walk. Alternatively, if …

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‘Difficult’ blaze finally brought under control on north side of Milwaukee after hours of firefight

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) – A large commercial building on the north side of Milwaukee burned for hours Monday night before firefighters could bring it under control. Firefighters said several dangerous chemicals were inside the welding facility as it burned. There is no more visible fire. But because part of the …

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Milwaukee Police Department Hiring Open House

MPD Hiring Event Are you interested in joining law enforcement? The Milwaukee Police Department is hosting a hiring event and open house on Saturday, March 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. MILWAUKEE – The Milwaukee Police Department held a hiring open house on Saturday, March 5. “We’re looking for …

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Phoenix WBB defeats rival Milwaukee in HL quarterfinals

GREEN BAY ATHLETICS GREEN BAY, Wis. – On Thursday night, the Green Bay women’s basketball team exacted revenge on the only team to beat them since Jan. 8, Milwaukee. With an outstanding defensive performance, the Phoenix ran away from the Panthers 57-42 in the 2022 KEEPS Horizon League Quarter-Final.Cassie Schiltz …

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UIC snaps home winning streak against Milwaukee

Milwaukee Panthers (10-21, 8-14 Horizon) at UIC Flames (13-15, 9-10 Horizon) Milwaukee; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTS BOOK LINE: UIC -2.5; plus/minus is 140.5 BOTTOM LINE: UIC will look to keep their three-game home winning streak intact when the Flames take on Milwaukee. The Flames are 6-6 in home …

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Milwaukee mask warrant expires March 1; What do you want to know

MILWAUKEE – Starting Tuesday, March 1, you will no longer be required to wear a mask in public spaces in Milwaukee. But there are different places where you will always have to hide. The current indoor mask mandate was a response to the highly contagious omicron variant of COVID-19. Milwaukee …

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Should we be concerned about the Milwaukee Bucks?

With their 126-123 loss at home to the Brooklyn Nets, the Milwaukee Bucks remain just outside the top four rankings in the East, and as we near the end of the NBA regular season, are there any- there any reason to worry about the defending champions heading to the playoffs? …

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Baseball Tops Milwaukee, 14-3, in series opener

History links Milwaukee_Panthers.png” alt=”Milwaukee”/> Next game: Milwaukee 02/25/2022 | 6:00 p.m. Arizona-3 Live Stream February 25 (Friday) / 6:00 p.m. Milwaukee TUCSON, Ariz. –The Arizona Wildcats (4-1) returned to the win column with an emphatic 14-3 win over …

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The Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service aims to break through the ‘disaster and gloom’ – and be actually helpful

Ron Smith is editor and project director of Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, which launched in 2010. The interview was conducted by Sara Shahriari, director of leadership and talent development for INN, and Emily Rosemanresearch director and editor of INN. Sara Shahriari and Emily Roseman: Tell us a bit about your …

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Ranking Grayson Allen’s All-Star Break Season

Expectations were relatively high when the Milwaukee Bucks acquired Grayson Allen last offseason. They didn’t give up a ton and he was seen as someone who could be a consistent starter. Expectations only increased after signing an extension before even playing a game. Well, for the most part, Allen at …

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Green Bay vs. Milwaukee – Game Preview – February 21, 2022

The Green Bay Phoenix (15-5, 11-3 Horizon) look to add to a nine-game winning streak when they visit the Milwaukee Panthers (10-14, 9-8 Horizon) on Monday February 21, 2022. The le game airs at 8:00 p.m. ET. Megan Walstad’s team-high 15 points weren’t enough in Milwaukee‘s 71-59 loss to IUPUI …

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Milwaukee Excellence signs four-year lease in vacant MPS building

Milwaukee Excellence, an independently operated charter school, will have its own high school this fall, under a four-year lease approved Thursday by the Milwaukee School Board for the district’s vacant Happy Hill School building. Headteachers thanked the board on Thursday for stability in approving a four-year lease earlier this year, …

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Milwaukee Co. Parks in peril, money to keep them from leaving

MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee County Parks is facing a financial crisis. Some public spaces are showing signs of neglect and county leaders say the current funding structure cannot meet staffing needs, major maintenance or repairs. Here’s a pretty stark example: Milwaukee County’s parks operating budget hasn’t increased in 30 years. In …

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Milwaukee Bucks vs Portland Traiblazers Preview: Home Sweet Home

The last time the Milwaukee Bucks and Portland Traiblazers met, the latter were just days away from Norman Powell and Robert Covington’s expedition to the LA Clippers, and CJ McCollum was trying to fight his way to the rack. Fast forward about ten days, and we have a radically different …

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The Milwaukee native combines faith and football

Demetra Morgan is perhaps the ultimate Sunday warrior. His job is to bring God and football together. “I think I get energy from the end result. Knowing what it’s going to look like when it’s all done. Knowing that I was instrumental and instrumental in making it happen,” Morgan said. …

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Pick ATS, over/under for Wright State-UW Milwaukee Friday

A season that started with a lot of anticipation and promise for UW Milwaukee when top 10 rookie Pat Baldwin Jr decided to play for his dad was a disappointment for everyone involved in Friday’s home game against Wright. State. Wright State Raiders (-8, 146.5) at UW Milwaukee Panthers The …

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Milwaukee native Chris Garrett will head to the Super Bowl on Sunday

Seeing the talent first-hand, Wisconsin Lutheran head football coach Joel Radue isn’t surprised that “Super Bowl Sunday” includes an ex-Viking. “His desire to do well is what sets him apart. I mean he’s relentless. And he’ll go after and after, his engine never stops,” says Radue. As the 252nd pick …

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Rufus King shooting in Milwaukee, MPS responds to parents’ frustrations

Rufus King shooting in Milwaukee, MPS responds to parents’ frustrations Milwaukee Public School leaders participated in a town hall at Rufus King High School after five people were shot outside of a basketball game. Parents said they were frustrated with what they call a lack of communication from school staff. …

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USS Milwaukee gunship seizes alleged cocaine shipment worth an estimated $22 million

The Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Milwaukee with an integrated US Coast Guard Law Enforcement Detachment (LEDET) recently announced that it seized approximately $22 million worth of suspected cocaine on January 7. While on patrol, a maritime patrol aircraft spotted a suspected drug-trafficking fast vessel (GFV) and Milwaukee was vectored …

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Youngstown State vs. Milwaukee – Game Preview – February 5, 2022

The Milwaukee Panthers (8-11, 7-5 Horizon) host the Youngstown State Penguins (17-4, 14-0 Horizon) after Megan Walstad’s 23-point outing in the Panthers’ 68-48 win over Robert Morris . The game will take place at 2:00 p.m. ET on Saturday, February 5, 2022. Walstad’s 23 points led Milwaukee to a 68-48 …

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