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  1. Having some fun on Friday with the coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    After a long week of dealing with the cold, we wanted to have a little fun with it on Friday morning. We took a look at some crazy temperatures, what the cold air is causing around the country, and even played a little guessing game.

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  2. Woman dies after being pulled from icy river in MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    Authorities say a 25-year-old woman has died following a rescue effort to pull her from a vehicle that fell into an icy river in Milwaukee. The Milwaukee County medical examiner's office says it was notified of the woman's death Thursday afternoon.

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  3. Student hospitalized after being pulled from pool at Cudahy Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    WISN in Milwaukee reports a student at Cudahy Middle School was pulled from the swimming pool around 9:30 Thursday morning. Superintendent Jim Heiden stated the student was in a swim class and may have suffered a medical emergency.

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  4. Officer finds rare pearl in stew, notices years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    A police officer made a find of a lifetime, he just didn't know about it until recently. Mike Serino found an egg-shaped object in his stew during a birthday dinner party at a restaurant.

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  5. Possible cold weather death investigatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Office is investigating a possible cold weather death. Authorities say an autopsy will be done Thursday on the body of a 40-year-old woman found on a sidewalk on Milwaukee's north side.

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  6. SUV goes into river during drag race, driver in critical conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    Milwaukee firefighter rescued a woman late Wednesday after an SUV partially submerged in the icy Menomonee River. Police say the driver and another woman were driving at high speeds when the driver lost control and went over the concrete barrier into the frozen river.

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  7. FDA warning: Don't eat cumin if you have peanut allergiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    The Food and Drug Administration sent out an alert to people with peanut allergies. The agency wants anyone with those allergies to avoid eating cumin.

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  8. Fat Tuesday is Paczki Day in Madison & MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    While the biggest celebration for Fat Tuesday may be in the Big Easy, some people in Wisconsin consider the day to be a national holiday. Fat Tuesday is known as "Paczki Day" in the Milwaukee Polish community.

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  9. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker's budget proposal calls for skipping $100 million in debt payments this Spring to put that money towards the state budget shortfall. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported that Tuesday, based on review of a memo from the nonpartisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau that discussed the plan.

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  10. Democratic lawmakers propose Badgercare expansion similar to Iowa modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    Democratic lawmakers say they want Governor Scott Walker to meet them halfway and accept a modified version of the Medicaid expansion plan available under the Affordable Care Act. A group of Wisconsin Democrats held a press conference in the State Capitol building on Monday.

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  11. The mark that Abraham Lincoln left on south central WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    Monday, we celebrate President's Day to honor the February birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, plus all the U.S. presidents, past and present. You can see memorabilia from one of those presidents in Janesville.

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  12. Daughter grateful for mom's rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    A dog and an alert police officer may have saved the life of a woman stranded in the cold for hours. Early Friday morning, officer Jeff Gonzalez got a call about a dog roaming a subdivision in Germantown, north of Milwaukee.

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  13. Probable case of bacterial meningitis reported in MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    Milwaukee health officials say they have received a report of a probable case of bacterial meningitis in a Marquette University student. Bacterial meningitis is also called meningococcal disease.

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  14. Budget provision shifts some property tax assessment dutiesRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    Wisconsin's counties would take over assessment of property taxes from smaller communities under a provision included in Gov. Scott Walker's budget proposal. The state's 72 counties would take over assessments for municipalities with populations under 39,000.

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  15. Oak Creek officer involved in Sikh temple shooting to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2013 | WKOW-TV

    WISN in Milwaukee reports the first officer to respond to the Oak Creek Sikh temple shooting will retire from the force. Lieutenant.

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  16. Milwaukee Council approves streetcar projectRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    Another big debate in Milwaukee has been over a proposal for a streetcar connecting downtown and the lower eastside. Tuesday the Milwaukee City Council approved the $124 million proposal.

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  17. Menominee Nation offers $220 million towards new Bucks arena in exchange for Kenosha Casino approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    The Menominee Nation is offering to contribute $220 million towards a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks, if Governor Scott Walker reverses his decision and approves their proposed casino project for Kenosha. Menominee Chair Gary Besaw made the announcement at a news conference in Milwaukee Tuesday morning, saying the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs has assured him Gov. Walker still has until February 19 to reverse his decision.

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  18. WI mother suing Pop Warner FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    A Wisconsin woman is suing the Pop Warner Youth Football organization in what may be the first lawsuit of its kind. Debray Pyka's son, 25-year-old Joseph Chernach, committed suicide in 2012 in Hixton.

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  19. Middleton tourism gains in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    The city's Tourism Commission said Friday hotel room tax revenue last year was up 11.3 percent from 2013. As the University of Wisconsin's Board of Regents meets this week to talk about the $300 million cut in Gov. Scott Walker's budget proposal, the system's president is hoping for a positive outcome.

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  20. Capitol City Sunday: Breaking Down Gov. Scott Walker's Budget RequestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | WKOW-TV

    Political reporters Jason Stein of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel and Matt DeFour of the Wisconsin State Journal are the featured guests on this weekend's edition of Capitol City Sunday. Stein and DeFour will join host Greg Neumann to break down Gov. Scott Walker's 2015-17 State Budget Request, including the controversy over the Wisconsin Idea, the UW System cuts and health care spending.

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