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No more 'roar' as famed
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NEW YORK — Pete Meegan had every intention of going back to college, but then he got a summer job in the Chicago trading pits and fell in love with the "roar" of the floor, the excitement of "4,000 people yelling, 'Buy! Buy! Buy!'" and decided no more classroom for him.
Brewers extend win streak 
to 8 games with 6-1 victory

CINCINNATI — Rookie Taylor Jungmann allowed four hits in eight innings and the Milwaukee Brewers extended their winning streak to eight games with a 6-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday. Gerardo Parra and Adam Lind hit seventh-inning home runs for the Brewers, who finished off their second undefeated road trip of at least seven games in franchise history.

Lloyd hat trick leads US over 
Japan 5-2 for World Cup title

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Carli Lloyd lives for the big moment. She had her biggest on Sunday night — and gave the United States its record third Women's World Cup title.  Lloyd scored three times as the U.S. jumped to a four-goal lead in the first 16 minutes, and the Americans overwhelmed defending champion Japan 5-2 for the team's first World Cup championship since 1999.

 

Wisconsin prison guard
 suspended for Obama post
Burt Shavitz, the Burt 
behind Burt's Bees, dies at 80
MADISON — Documents show that a Wisconsin prison guard was ordered to serve a one-day suspension for a joke he posted on Facebook about President Barack Obama and lynching, according to a newspaper report published Sunday. Collin Visser posted in December a photo of Christmas tree ornaments depicting Obama and the text: "Look guys. 

PORTLAND, Maine — The reclusive beekeeper who co-founded Burt's Bees, and whose face and wild beard appeared on labels for the natural cosmetics, died on Sunday. Burt Shavitz was 80. A spokeswoman for Burt's Bees said in an emailed statement Shavtiz died of respiratory complications in Bangor, Maine, surrounded by family and friends.

Gov. Walker and Wisconsin GOP retreat on open records limits Juvenile detained in shooting 
of 14-year-old in Milwaukee

MADISON — In a sudden reversal amid a stinging backlash, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and GOP legislative leaders said they agreed Saturday to completely remove a part of the proposed state budget that would severely roll back open records laws. Walker announced the decision in a joint statement Saturday with Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald, Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, and the co-chairs of the joint budget committee. 

 

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police say they've taken a juvenile male into custody as a person of interest in the fatal shooting of a 14-year-old boy in a dispute that started with a fight over a girl on Facebook. Police were called about 10:30 p.m. Friday, just after a nearby fireworks display ended on Milwaukee's lakefront. 

 



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Farm use of drones to take off as feds loosen restrictions
CORDOVA, Md. — Mike Geske wants a drone. Watching a flying demonstration on Maryland's Eastern Shore, the Missouri farmer envisions using an unmanned aerial vehicle to monitor the irrigation pipes on his farm — a job he now pays three men to do.

TODAY IN SPORTS
Carli Lloyd becomes Captain America for US women
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — For a brief time Sunday night, Carli Lloyd's Wikipedia page listed her position as "President of the United States." More like Captain America. Lloyd scored three goals to lead the United States to a 5-2 victory over Japan for the team's record third World Cup title — and first since 1999.

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BDA21672_BD_Poster2015Bastille Days
Bastille Days, Milwaukee’s popular French festival and one of the nation’s largest French-themed celebrations, returns to downtown Milwaukee’s Cathedral Square Park, July 9 – 12. The free, four-day bash attracts over 250,000 visitors annually who enjoy live music, an international marketplace, chef and wine demos, French and Cajun cuisine, roaming busker entertainment and a signature 43-foot Eiffel Tower replica offering hourly light shows.


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Campbellsport vs. Kewaskum 06-26-15
Posted 06-29-15


Kettle Moraine vs. Muskego Div. 1 State Semi-final 06-20-15
Posted 06-29-15


Whitefish Bay vs. West Bend West 06-25-15
Posted 06-29-15


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West Bend celebrates
Independence Day
Posted 07-04-15


The Greater Milwaukee Foundation presents funding for band shell
Posted 06-25-15


Orion Gonwa: Special Olympics
Gold Medalist
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Operation Finally Home Ground Breaking in Jackson
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Soldier Departure
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St. John's Northwestern Military Academy cadets sing
"Tell My Father."
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Pet food maker Stella & Chewy's recalls some products
NEW YORK — Pet food maker Stella & Chewy's is recalling some of its products because a routine test found Listeria in a sample of its chicken freeze-dried dinner patties for dogs.

5 separate shootings in Milwaukee leave 2 dead, 3 injured
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating a string of five separate shootings that left two men dead and three injured.

Woman's body recovered from Oconomowoc Lake
OCONOMOWOC LAKE — Authorities have recovered the body of a 42-year-old woman from Oconomowoc Lake in southeastern Wisconsin.

No threat found after UW-Madison student union evacuated
MADISON — Police have searched parts of the Madison campus of the University of Wisconsin and found no one with a weapon after receiving a call from a man who said he had a firearm in the library.

Panel votes to add 7-day work week to budget
MADISON — The Legislature's budget committee has voted to allow factory and retail employees to work seven straight days without a day of rest.

Santelle leaving US attorney's job in Milwaukee
MILWAUKEE — The U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin has announced his departure. James Santelle said Thursday he will retire from his position in the days ahead after 30 years of employment with the Department of Justice.

Sargento Foods planning to expand in NE Wisconsin
PLYMOUTH — Sargento Foods is planning to invest $30 million in its facilities in northeastern Wisconsin and add 140 jobs.

Madison-based AnchorBank to cut 101 jobs in next 3 months
MADISON — Madison-based AnchorBank is cutting 14 percent of its workforce as part of an effort to save money.

Wounded Wauwatosa detective goes home from hospital
MILWAUKEE — The Wauwatosa police detective who was shot and seriously injured while investigating a burglary has been released from the hospital.

Moore, AP West editor, named Milwaukee correspondent
MILWAUKEE — Greg Moore, an editor on The Associated Press' West regional desk, has been named supervisory correspondent in the cooperative's Milwaukee bureau.

Governor OKs bill ending SAGE program
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill to end Wisconsin's classroom SAGE program. The Student Achievement Guarantee Program provides aid to schools that maintain an 18-to-1 or 30-to-2 teacher-student ratio for poor students in kindergarten through third grade.

Governor signs GPS anti-tracking bill
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill designed to curb using GPS devices to track people.

Wisconsin governor signs microbead ban
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill that bans microbeads, the plastic exfoliant in soap, toothpaste and other personal care products.

Walker signs emergency allergy treatment bill
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill that permits businesses to keep a supply of epinephrine injections to counteract life-threatening allergic reactions.

Governor signs bill outlawing lies about military service
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill that makes lying about military service a crime. The Republican bill makes falsely claiming military service or a military award a misdemeanor punishable by up to nine months in jail and $10,000 in fines. 

Audit: Unemployment fund back in the black
MADISON — A new report says the state's unemployment benefits fund finished the 2013-14 fiscal year in the black for the first time in years.

More than half of schools to see less general aid
MADISON — More than half of Wisconsin schools will see a decline in general aid in the next school year, according to estimates from the state Department of Public Instruction.

 

 
 
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