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Poll Shows Wisconsin Voters Still Undecided Before August Partisan Primaries

A new poll reveals that Wisconsin voters are still undecided before the Aug. 14 partisan primaries. Thirty percent of Republican primary voters and 38 percent of Democratic primary voters are still unsure who to vote for, according to the new Marquette Law School Poll .

Poll Shows Wisconsin Voters Still Undecided Before August Partisan Primaries

Wisconsin Company Uses Innovative Approaches to Work with Former Inmates

Workers for Cedarburg-based Harrigan Solutions help keep the Harley Davidson plant in Menomonee Falls running. The company is a contractor that services the machines that create Harley parts. The Harrigan employees — even the supervisors — have something in common: They've all served time. Some had limited days in work release, others were imprisoned for decades.

Wisconsin Company Uses Innovative Approaches to Work with Former Inmates

Tariffs Issue A Huge Blow to Multiple Wisconsin Businesses

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson met with Wisconsin business executives Monday to discuss the impact of tariffs.

Advocacy Group Calls For Subpoenas In Milwaukee Lead Program Investigation

The Freshwater For Life Action Coalition, or FLAC, says it has information that amplifies concerns about Milwaukee's health department, and how the mayor's office has handled the problems. FLAC wants the Common Council to dig deeper including by forcing the following people to testify before the Public Safety and Health Committee: Mayor Barrett's former Chief of Staff Patrick Curley Former Milwaukee Health Department Commissioner Bevan Baker Former Milwaukee Water Works Superintendent Carrie

Advocacy Group Calls For Subpoenas In Milwaukee Lead Program Investigation

Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates Slam Walker And Foxconn, Make Bold Promises in Debate

The eight Democrats vying for the chance to take on Republican Gov. Scott Walker this fall made their cases to voters in their only broadcast debate Thursday night, with just weeks to go before the Aug. 14 primary. The candidates attacked Walker and the $4.5 billion in tax incentives that state and local officials approved, in order to lure Taiwanese electronics giant Foxconn to Wisconsin. The company is building a massive LCD screen manufacturing plant in Racine County. Foxconn says the

Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates Slam Walker And Foxconn, Make Bold Promises in Debate

Veterans and PTSD: How Volunteering Can Bring Healing

Post-traumatic stress disorder affects hundreds of thousands of veterans nationwide . Many find ways to cope through counseling and support services, but some are finding volunteering to be a useful tool in further healing. William Sims knows this first-hand. He's a Vietnam combat veteran and says he had, what would now be classified as, PTSD symptoms when he returned from battle. Sims says his mom pointed him to gardening, which he started doing at the time. He also became an organizer, helping

Interactive Website Focuses on Parks & Preserves in Southeastern Wisconsin

The Milwaukee-based advocacy group Preserve Our Parks has rallied for public spaces, noteably Milwaukee County's beautiful but financially beleaguered parks. In fact, Tuesday evening the group is holding a public meeting to rally support for a sustainable funding source for the system. But Preserve Our Parks also is widening its focus through a new interactive website . A Wealth of Nature is meant to draw attention to parks and preserves throughout southeastern Wisconsin. Eddee Daniel is lending

Interactive Website Focuses on Parks & Preserves in Southeastern Wisconsin

Milwaukee Aldermen Approve Stop-And-Frisk Settlement

Milwaukee aldermen have approved a nearly $3.5 million settlement, related to the former police chief's policy of routine traffic stops in high-crime areas. Edward Flynn set up the program in hopes that the practice would significantly reduce violent crime. But, the ACLU of Wisconsin filed a federal class action lawsuit last year. The organization claimed the policy amounted to thousands of illegal "stop and frisks" of African-American and Latino residents. The vote Tuesday followed a sometimes

Fellowship Program Hopes To Help Veterans Find Jobs In Wisconsin

A fellowship program designed to match veterans with prospective employment opportunities could soon take root in Wisconsin. It's called the Hiring Our Heroes Corporate Fellowship Program . A collaboration between the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation held an information session about the program at the Milwaukee County War Memorial Center on Monday. Hiring Our Heroes , a nationwide initiative that helps veterans, transitioning service

Healing Garden & Nature Trails Come To Life In Franklin

Walking into the 36-acre Conservancy for Healing and Heritage feels like entering a period centuries before Milwaukee was "metro-ized." This is despite the fact that the parcel is sandwiched between busy Loomis Road and Rawson Avenue in Franklin. Tucked behind the Reiman Cancer Center's parking lot off Rawson Avenue, lies a hidden jewel. The ice age carved a deep lake, wetlands and a ravine rich with old oaks and lush vegetation. And although the world around was developed and paved over, this

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