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1 hr ago | Seattle Times
This well, fracked last fall by EagleRidge Energy, lies next door to the University of North Texas football field in the city of Denton, Texas. More than 250 gas wells have been drilled within the city limits.
4 hrs ago | Daily Kos
Sen. Ron Johson sued the federal government because the federal government decided that congressional staff should have the benefit of health insurance coverage through the Affordable Care Act and that coverage should be subsidized to make it affordable. Johnson says that this is a terrible thing for him personally and so it should be ended.
5 hrs ago | WISN-TV
Days after a shooting near Marquette's campus failed to set off emergency alerts, new president Michael Lovell said communications on campus is a priority of his. YOUR PHOTO I.D. CARD WILL BE MAILED TO YOU ABOUT A WEEK LATER.
IF YOU HAVE TIES TO THE COLLEGE CAMPUS, WATCH OUT. POLICE ARE FIGHTING A CRIME WAVE THAT SEEMS TO BE TARGETING YOUNG PEOPLE.
Students living on two of Milwaukee's major college campuses are on alert as police fight a recent crime wave. Police said robbers seem to be targeting young people, particularly those who are not paying attention to what's around them.
AG candidate: Move prosecutors to Justice Dept. Brad Schimel, running for attorney general, urges they be employees of another state agency Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://gbpg.net/1tWWnry Brown County District Attorney David Lasee can't say whether his office would gain if state prosecutors were all put under the state Department of Justice's umbrella, but he has no doubt that his and other DA's offices need help.
Some companies do it with on-site trainers and others with gift card incentives, but no matter the methodology, all of the 2014 winners of the Milwaukee Business Journal's Healthiest Employers Awards have shown their commitment to a healthy workforce. From smaller firms like WorkWise LLC and The Starr Group to medium-sized employers like Franklin Energy Services, to large Milwaukee-area employers including Aurora Health Care and Marquette University , they've all put the effort into ensuring their employees are balancing work with healthy activities.
Normally I would be putting out a rescue me diary, however, with the beheadings of two Americans in the Middle East, I thought it might be appropriate to dedicate a diary to good deeds we can do in their name to help us cope with the tragedy of these two men's deaths and to celebrate their lives. We cannot save them, however, we can do something in their names that they and their families would be proud of.
As President Obama laid out his plan to beat back the threat from ISIS, Air Force veteran Jacob Flom was doubtful it can work. "I think the only solution in the Middle East is for the US to completely leave the region," Flom said.
Eight days before 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed in Ferguson, Mo., he received his high school diploma from Normandy High School in the Normandy School District near Ferguson. In January 2013, the Normandy district schools lost their accreditation from the Missouri state Board of Education because of poor performance on standardized tests and poor graduation rates.
Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast announces the appointment of River Hills resident Billie Jean Smith to its board of directors for 2014-2015. Smith is an intellectual property attorney at Michael Best & Friedrich, Milwaukee, where she aids clients in the preparation and implementation of strategies to achieve desired business goals.
Marquette University has found a new athletic director. Bill Scholl comes from Ball State, where he worked in the same capacity.
He oversaw 19 NCAA Division One athletic programs at Ball State University where eight program made the post season and 13 teams either placed first or second in the Mid-American Conference. Scholl also prides himself on academics and under his direction had 14 teams at Ball State scoring better than the national Division One Average in the NCAA's academic progress report baseline.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 09:15 pm
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