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Among Wisconsin’s jobless, Black applicants half as likely as whites to receive pandemic aid

A federal audit has uncovered what researchers into Wisconsin’s unemployment insurance system have long suspected: People of color are less likely to receive jobless compensation than their white counterparts. The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development previously told Wisconsin Watch that it lacked data to know whether its systems might...
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Havenwoods BID is bringing Automated License Plate Readers to the 9th District

The Havenwoods Business Improvement District has partnered with the Milwaukee Police Department, Flock Safety and Alderwoman Chantia Lewis to bring automated license plate reading cameras to the 9th District. The groups made the announcement in early May. According to Flock Safety, the cameras capture computer-readable images of license plates, allowing...
MILWAUKEE, WI