Friday Photos: The Third Ward’s Electric Apartments
Friday Photos

The Third Ward’s Electric Apartments

Apartments being built above electrical substation.

Walker Signs Lame Duck Bills

Walker Signs Lame Duck Bills

Doesn’t veto a single measure, chooses to “override the will of the people,” Evers says.

Op Ed: Why Republicans Hate Madison
Op Ed

Why Republicans Hate Madison

For starters, way too many millennials.

Visual Art: Stagnant Scenes of Suburbia
Visual Art

Stagnant Scenes of Suburbia

Illinois artist Mark Forth’s paintings, at Tory Folliard Gallery, turns familiar American scenes into an eerie world.

Court Watch: 41% of State Inmates Have Mental Health Issues
Court Watch

41% of State Inmates Have Mental Health Issues

Critics decry use of prisons as dumping grounds for people with mental health problems.

85% of Land Foxconn Needs Now Sold

85% of Land Foxconn Needs Now Sold

Just a few parcels left to acquire by Mt Pleasant. Special TIF paying for land.

The Contrarian: The Rise and Fall of Scott Walker
The Contrarian

The Rise and Fall of Scott Walker

He accomplished much, then was consumed by an insular hubris.

Climate Change Hurting State Highways

Climate Change Hurting State Highways

Federal report says flooding a particular problem in Midwest.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Broadway Connection Building Is a Go
Eyes on Milwaukee

Broadway Connection Building Is a Go

Law firm Husch Blackwell will anchor Jeffers' nine-story Class A office building.

Eyes on Milwaukee: See Concepts For Downtown Museum Campus
Eyes on Milwaukee

See Concepts For Downtown Museum Campus

UWM Studio envisions new future for Milwaukee Public Museum and Betty Brinn Children's Museum.

MKE County: Board Rejects Outsourced Inmate Care
MKE County

Board Rejects Outsourced Inmate Care

Unanimous vote rejects private company, calls for county staff to handle health services in jails.

Sponsored: Identifying and Treating Teen Substance Use
Sponsored

Identifying and Treating Teen Substance Use

50% of high school students report drug use. But problems often start much earlier.

Campaign Cash: Walker Rewards Restaurant Association?
Campaign Cash

Walker Rewards Restaurant Association?

They gave him $38,000, his board bans city’s food safety ratings of restaurants.

City Streets: Howard Avenue’s History Is Tangled Tale
City Streets

Howard Avenue’s History Is Tangled Tale

It all began when this New Yorker named James Howard came here in the 1830s.

The Contrarian: Tony Evers Faces Tough Choices
The Contrarian

Tony Evers Faces Tough Choices

With a structural deficit and transportation fund debt, delivering a “people’s budget” won’t be easy.

Sieger on Songs: Macy Gray, a New Christmas Favorite
Sieger on Songs

Macy Gray, a New Christmas Favorite

Her version of “Walking in a Winter Wonderland” is a classic that will endure.

15 Great Lakes Sites At Risk for Oil Spills

15 Great Lakes Sites At Risk for Oil Spills

Binational science advisory board report shows potential for damage from crude oil spills.

Murphy’s Law: What Do Democrats Stand For?
Murphy’s Law

What Do Democrats Stand For?

They can’t just be anti-Trump or anti-Walker, they need a clear theme. Like what?

State Is Worst in U.S. for Alcohol Abuse

State Is Worst in U.S. for Alcohol Abuse

24% of adults drink to excess, United Health Foundation report finds.

Some Final Memories of Civil Rights Era

Some Final Memories of Civil Rights Era

Community members share stories, make memes to remember civil rights history.

City Beat: Episode 003
City Beat

Episode 003

Architect Chris Socha joins the show to discuss the redevelopment of the Grand Avenue Mall.

Campaign Cash: Lame Duck Appointees Gave Walker $16,000
Campaign Cash

Lame Duck Appointees Gave Walker $16,000

One-fifth of 82 lame duck appointees by governor donated to his failed campaign.

City Hall: Hamilton Ally May Run for His Seat
City Hall

Hamilton Ally May Run for His Seat

Marvin Pratt's daughter may run. Ald. Hamilton's bid for mayor now seems all but certain.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Michels Deal Gets Bigger, Subsidy Smaller
Eyes on Milwaukee

Michels Deal Gets Bigger, Subsidy Smaller

$100 million Harbor District project gets even bigger, but lower subsidy has a down side for workers.

Data Wonk: Gerrymander is Alive and Well
Data Wonk

Gerrymander is Alive and Well

Data from November election tells a tale of totalitarian tendencies.