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Daily news stories from WUWM - Milwaukee's NPR.

    Artist & Educator Geo Rutherford Finds Inspiration At Milwaukee's Bradford Beach

    Artist & Educator Geo Rutherford Finds Inspiration At Milwaukee's Bradford Beach

    When Geo Rutherford came to Milwaukee to earn her MFA in fine arts, her goal was to earn more as a teacher, but she gained more — a passion for and mission to help the Great Lakes.

    • 5 min
    Wisconsin Disabled Community Opposes Election Law Changes

    Wisconsin Disabled Community Opposes Election Law Changes

    Wisconsin voters with disabilities urged lawmakers on Wednesday to reconsider two Republican-backed bills passed by the state Senate that would make it more difficult to cast absentee ballots as part of the broader GOP push to make it harder to vote by mail following Donald Trump's defeat.

    • 2 min
    COVID-19, Drug Overdose, Missing And Murdered Indigenous Women All Major Concerns In Wisconsin's 16th Annual State Of The Tribes

    COVID-19, Drug Overdose, Missing And Murdered Indigenous Women All Major Concerns In Wisconsin's 16th Annual State Of The Tribes

    Each year the Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council selects a governing member to deliver the annual address. This year, that person is John Johnson of Luc du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians.

    • 4 min
    Wisconsin State Senate Passes Police Reform Bill That Affects Milwaukee's Fire And Police Commission

    Wisconsin State Senate Passes Police Reform Bill That Affects Milwaukee's Fire And Police Commission

    The Wisconsin Senate has passed the first police reform bills in the state since George Floyd was murdered last year. One bill would affect the administration of Milwaukee's Fire and Police Commission.

    • 4 min
    Milwaukee Officials Prepare To Vaccinate Children Ages 12-15

    Milwaukee Officials Prepare To Vaccinate Children Ages 12-15

    Milwaukee city and county officials are preparing to vaccinate younger teenagers against COVID-19, likely beginning later this week.

    • 1 min
    Wisconsin Wolf Management Faces Criticism As DNR Drafts Plan

    Wisconsin Wolf Management Faces Criticism As DNR Drafts Plan

    After a brief and explosive hunt in February, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is trying to craft an updated wolf management plan.

    • 4 min

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Sargent Salt ,

WUWM

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.

Torgo the Defiled ,

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.

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