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Milwaukee shootings: 8 injured in 8 incidents Saturday

MILWAUKEE - Police are investigating seven shootings that left seven injured Saturday, August 6 in the city of Milwaukee. Five of those shootings happened within 70 minutes, police say. 50th and Nash. A 23-year-old Milwaukee man was shot near 50th and Nash around 10:20 a.m. Saturday. He was taken to...
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Shooting on Milwaukee’s north side leaves 4 men wounded

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Milwaukee police say four men suffered non-life threatening injuries in a shooting on the city’s north side. The incident was reported shortly before 6 p.m. Friday. The four men, ages 31, 20, 28 and 27, were transported to a local hospital. Police say are seeking...

25th and Hopkins homicide; Milwaukee man sentenced to life in prison

MILWAUKEE - A Milwaukee man has been sentenced to life in prison for a 2019 fatal shooting on the city's north side. In March, a jury found 45-year-old Rodney Robbins guilty of first-degree intentional homicide and possession of a firearm by a felon. According to a criminal complaint, police were...
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3rd Annual Thirsty Duck Car Show

Join fellow car enthusiasts for the Third annual Thirsty Duck Car Show! Registration will begin at 11 a.m. Sunday, August 7th at the Thirsty Duck, N64 W23180 Main Street, Sussex. The car show will begin at noon. There is a $5 entry fee per car. Enjoy raffle prizes, live music,...
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Milwaukee shooting: 1 hurt, 1 dead Sunday

MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead, another injured near 76th and Grantosa early Sunday morning. A 29-year-old Milwaukee man was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive. A 32-year-old Milwaukee man did succumb to his injuries. This investigation is ongoing and...

Ángel Hernández frustrates MLB fans in only one inning

Saturday’s game between the Cincinnati Reds and Milwaukee Brewers showed that while MLB umpires in general have come under heavy criticism during the 2022 season, which has led to increased calls for an automated strike zone, there’s still only one Ángel Hernández. Hernández was the home...

Robin Vos gave Michael Gableman $11,000 a month to review the 2020 election. Now Gableman wants Vos to lose his job.

WAUKESHA - Former Supreme Court Justice Michael Gableman wants the man who gave him a national platform and more than $100,000 to lose his job. Gableman, who gave an invocation at former President Donald Trump's Waukesha rally on Friday, is endorsing Assembly Speaker Robin Vos' primary opponent and plans to campaign with the longshot candidate...

Brewers pitcher questions ethics of being cut right before surgery

The dream of making the show turned into a nightmare rather quickly for Luke Barker. Barker was one of those stories you basically only see in baseball. At 30 years old, he made his MLB debut for the Brewers this past June, appearing in three games, giving up five earned runs in four innings. He was sent back down to Triple-A Nashville and sprained his UCL in his pitching arm in late June. Ultimately, the decision was made for him to get Tommy John surgery. Because the MLB trade deadline just happened and the Brewers swapped star closer Josh Hader for several...

Trump misgenders Lia Thomas, goes on tirade about transgender athletes in Wisconsin

Former president Donald Trump misgendered transgender athlete Lia Thomas when saying he would ban transgender women from participating in women’s sports. The former president held a rally in Waukesha, Wisconsin on Friday, where he stumped for his preferred Republican candidates in this month’s primary and in November’s midterm election.“We will also keep men out of women's sports,” he said. Mr Trump then cited the example of Ms Thomas, the University of Pennsylvania swimmer who transitioned and later won first place in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I swimming championship.Many conservatives have since used her as an example...

Five takeaways from Friday’s Trump-Michels rally in Waukesha

WAUKESHA - Former President Donald Trump looked to boost his chosen candidate for Wisconsin governor in Milwaukee’s Republican suburbs during a rally Friday, adding pressure to a contentious primary that will be decided on Tuesday.  Here are five takeaways from the rally held at the Waukesha County Fairgrounds: Tim Michels was fired up ...

Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee Helps Residents Gain Pardons

This story was originally published by Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, where you can find other stories reporting on fifteen city neighborhoods in Milwaukee. Visit Veronda Jackson, 39, was on a plane back from picking up her daughter from college when she opened an email that immediately brought her to...