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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.
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.
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.
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.
'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.
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.
This is my only audio source for Milwaukee news. I think,as a podcast, a better format would be to tie the stories into a once-daily episode, rather than short segments. Nevertheless I’m very happy to have it.
Stenographic journalism ....
... But the best currently available in the Milwaukee area. The management is openly hostile to the ideal of "afflicting the comfortable and comforting the afflicted," so know what you're consuming when consuming this media offering. This is often "one side says this, the other side disagrees" stenography. More fact-checking would be appreciated.