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  1. Milwaukee man gets prison time for OWI high speed ...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... The Journal Sentinel said 41-year-old Kevin Hutchins Jr. was the 1,000th repeat OWI offender charged in Milwaukee County since tougher laws took effect in 2010. Last October, Hutchins got into a 7 mile chase with sheriff's officers at speeds up to ...

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  2. Plan tosses in new ideas in garbage collection in WaukeshaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Waukesha

    ... will be accepted - all garbage must be in bags. Abadi said the city reviewed other communities, many in Milwaukee County, that already utilize an automated system and continued to recognize the benefits. Besides the change in which trash and ...

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  3. Wisconsin Carry Chairman supports David Clarke for SheriffRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Free Republic

    ... wouldn't be notable for the larger state. In this case however, I'd like to share what is going on in Milwaukee County because the Sheriff's race here has drastic implications for the entire state and country. Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke ...

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  4. Samson, Chandar, other animals star in new 'Milwaukee County Zoo' bookRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Don't quiz me about the dates and names of leaders mentioned in 'Milwaukee County Zoo,' a new book in Arcadia Publishing's Images of America local history series.

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  5. Mayor Barrett signs sex offender ordinance, wants state to actRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WDJT

    ... the system is flawed in how sex offenders are placed after they're released from custody. Right now most Milwaukee County sex offenders are dumped into the city because other cities have sex offender ordinances in place. Milwaukee didn't. Mayor ...

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  6. PolitiFact: Testing Chris Moews' claim that David Clarke lakefront patrols cost taxpayers $370,000Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues. Challenger Chris Moews says a decision by Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. to use corrections officers to patrol the lakefront and park and ride lots cost taxpayers ...

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  7. Bomb threat causes tactical situation in Town of OconomowocRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WISN-TV

    ... would detonate the bomb," Paar said. The 7-Eleven clerk had customers dial 911 and officers brought in the Milwaukee County bomb dog to search the parking lot as well as the cars in it, but no bomb was found. "Scary. It's a small town and you think ...

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  8. Early voting begins, but times changeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WISN-TV

    ... here in Wisconsin. There are several big races on the ballot, including the Democratic race for sheriff in Milwaukee County, the Democratic race for Wisconsin attorney general, and the Republican primary to replace the retiring Tom Petri in Congress.

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  9. Tom Barrett signs ordinance limiting where sex offenders can liveRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... keep them out." City officials estimate that least 80% or more of the sex offenders living in Milwaukee County reside in the City of Milwaukee. Barrett said he spoke with Police Chief Edward Flynn about his decision. Top police officials had raised ...

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  10. Man behind dramatic crash in Stadium Interchange sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WISN-TV

    A man convicted of speeding and striking a Milwaukee County sheriff deputy's squad car at 100 mph learned his sentence Monday.

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  11. Milwaukee must remove deed restrictions before O'Donnell Park saleRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... of the O'Donnell Park parking structure to Northwestern Mutual for $14 million must win approval of the Milwaukee County Board, but it also hinges on the City of Milwaukee removing deed restrictions that say the park must forever be a park. ...

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  12. Hawaiian grocery crowd-funds commercial kitchenRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | WauwatosaNOW.com

    ... boy who drowned in the Menomonee River in Hoyt Park Saturday, July 19, around 3 p.m., according to the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Department. Vanmauipial had been swimming in the river with his friends when he did not resurface. Medical personnel ...

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  13. New Off-Leash Dog Exercise Area to OpenRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2010 | Hales Corners

    Milwaukee County Supervisors Patricia Jursik and Marina Dimitrijevic are pleased to announce the opening of the new Warnimont Dog Exercise Area serving the South Shore.

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  14. Kass Leaves For Brown Deer Top Cop SpotRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | WIZM-AM La Crosse

    police in the the Village of Brown Deer in Milwaukee County on Monday. He talked with us about the tough decision to leave Sparta after 11 years.

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  15. Drunken driver whose crash injured Milwaukee County deputy gets prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... the third OWI offense for Kevin B. Hutchins Jr. and made him the 1,000th repeat drunken driver charged in Milwaukee County since tougher laws took effect in 2010. Hutchins, 41, reached speeds of 100 mph during the approximately seven-mile chase that ...

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  16. Milwaukee Co. Sheriff urges residents to report su...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    The Milwaukee County sheriff is asking people to watch for criminal activity at local religious sites, in the wake of new hostilities in the Middle East.

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  17. Sheriff worried attacks related to Middle East violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channel3000

    The sheriff of Milwaukee County is asking citizens to be particularly vigilant about activities around local religious sites due to hostilities in the Middle East.

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  18. Wisconsin sheriff: Mideast fighting could hit homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    The sheriff of Milwaukee County is asking citizens to be particularly vigilant about activities around local religious sites due to hostilities in the Middle East.

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  19. Milwaukee County Parks to hold town hall meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WISN-TV

    PLEADED NOT GUILTY TO TWO COUNTS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT. WEIGH IN ON THE FUTURE OF MILWAUKEE COUNTY PARKS.

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  20. Sheriff: Monitor activity around area religious sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    With the ongoing hostilities in the Middle East, Milwaukee County's Sheriff is asking people to be on the look out.

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