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WAUKESHA – Newly sworn-in Waukesha Mayor Shawn
Reilly didn’t have much time to kick back and relax in his new
digs at City Hall on his first day.
WAUKESHA – The Waukesha West Academic Decathlon
Team is heading to Honolulu – and not for a spring break
DELAFIELD – The same night the Delafield Common
Council decided to hold a special election to fill the vacant
Aldermanic District 4 seat, Laura Schult and Chris Smith took
out nomination paperwork from the clerk’s office.
WAUKESHA – A Pewaukee man was among 27 people
charged in an indictment by federal officials Wednesday in a
drug, homicide and money laundering case that spanned from
Milwaukee to Atlanta, U.S. Attorney James Santelle said.
WAUKESHA – Tom Alioto, who came up short in his bid
for Waukesha County sheriff in 2010, will once again run for the
MADISON – Several new bills that Gov. Scott Walker
signed into law on Wednesday were authored by Waukesha-area
state representatives and senators, and should have county-wide
SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) – Pro-Russian insurgents
commandeered six Ukrainian armored vehicles along with their
crews and hoisted Russian flags over them Wednesday, dampening
the central government’s hopes of re-establishing control over
restive eastern Ukraine.
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Bucks owner Herb Kohl has reached a deal to sell the franchise to New York investment firm executives Marc Lasry and Wesley Edens for about $550 million.
Full story in tomorrow's Freeman.