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Daily news stories from WUWM - Milwaukee's NPR.

    Republicans Scrap Evers' Priorities, Start Writing Budget

    Republicans Scrap Evers' Priorities, Start Writing Budget

    Republicans, along a party line vote, essentially scrapped the Wisconsin Democratic governor's entire two-year spending proposal and instead began crafting their own budget based off of the current budget.

    • 2 min
    Milwaukee-Area COVID Vaccination Rates Cool Off, So Officials Ramp Up Plans To Take Shots To People

    Milwaukee-Area COVID Vaccination Rates Cool Off, So Officials Ramp Up Plans To Take Shots To People

    Milwaukee-area health officials say local vaccinations for COVID-19 continue to cool off. But more efforts are underway to bring shots to people. Also, there are two more signs of local life becoming a bit more normal.

    • 4 min
    Milwaukee County Announces 'Credible Messenger' Youth Mentorship Program

    Milwaukee County Announces 'Credible Messenger' Youth Mentorship Program

    Wednesday, Milwaukee County officials unveiled a new mentoring program, called "Credible Messenger," for young people involved in the criminal justice system.

    • 2 min
    After Vice President Visit To Milwaukee, UWM Clean Energy Researchers Discuss Electric Future

    After Vice President Visit To Milwaukee, UWM Clean Energy Researchers Discuss Electric Future

    The visit by Vice President Kamala Harris to UW-Milwaukee on Tuesday highlighted some of the local science underway to improve use of cleaner forms of energy.

    • 4 min
    'It's Hard To Split Yourself': Milwaukee Area Educators Adjust To Hybrid Teaching

    'It's Hard To Split Yourself': Milwaukee Area Educators Adjust To Hybrid Teaching

    During the pandemic, educators have been forced to tackle a new challenge: teaching in-person and virtual students at the same time.

    • 4 min
    Timing Of Sexual Harassment Resolution Troubles At Least One Milwaukee Common Council Member

    Timing Of Sexual Harassment Resolution Troubles At Least One Milwaukee Common Council Member

    The Milwaukee Common Council has adopted a resolution aimed at eventually making sure that all city elected officials are governed by policies regulating sexual harassment and other forms of intimidation. But prior to that unanimous vote Tuesday, there was controversy.

    • 1 min

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