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  1. More support to come for the new Bucks arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    The announcement will happen at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at The Calderone Club, 842 N. Old World 3rd St., in Milwaukee. The Wisconsin Restaurant Association, restaurant operators from around the region and representatives from MillerCoors will talk about the impact the arena will have on local and regional businesses.

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  2. Violent Fourth of July in MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    A 31-year-old male was shot outside a residence in the 8100 block of W. Glen St. that was hosting a large party, around 11:15 p.m., Saturday evening. He later died from his wounds at a local hospital.

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  3. Fourth of July filled with parades and fireworks in southeastern WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    A 40 minute fireworks display lit the night sky in Oak Creek on this Fourth of July. TODAY'S TMJ4 caught up with people all across the Milwaukee area.

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  4. Juvenile in custody after 14-year-old shot & killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    The Milwaukee Police Department has a juvenile in custody after 14-year-old Tariq Akbar was shot and killed on Friday, in the 2200 block of N Lake Drive. The shooting occurred just before 10:30 p.m. while crowds dispersed from the fireworks at the lakefront.

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  5. Milwaukee Police patrol by car, bike, boat to ensure safety on fireworks nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Safety is the top concern for Milwaukee Police on fireworks night - it's one of their biggest nights of the whole year.

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  6. Milwaukee kicks off holiday weekend with spectacular fireworks displayRead the original story

    Friday Jul 3 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Not even the bus strike or the headache of looking for parking could stop people from gathering.

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  7. City unveils proposals for 'Lakefront Gateway Plaza' design competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Hanging gardens, performance spaces, a "beacon" that changes based on the weather, fountains - they could all be parts of a new public plaza along Milwaukee's lakefront, designs released by the city this week show. Four finalists have been selected for the design process in a project aimed at creating improved pedestrian connections and expanding public space adjacent to both the Milwaukee Art Museum and Discovery World.

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  8. Officers help blind man stranded by MCTS bus strikeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 3 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    One rider had an especially tough time as he tried to retrace the bus line to pick up his prescription drugs and rent check. James Congdon doesn't own a car and he doesn't have any family or friends to drive him around.

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  9. 11-year-old seriously hurt in hit-and-run crashRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Milwaukee Police say he was struck while crossing the street near 13th and Dakota streets on the city's south side. It happened around 7:00 p.m. Police are looking for the driver of a black 1990's Infiniti.

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  10. Fire and Police Commission reappoints Chief Ed Flynn to four-year termRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Milwaukee's Fire and Police Commission approved the reappointment of Edward Flynn as Milwaukee's police chief for another four-year term Thursday evening. Fire & Police Comm.

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  11. New arena out of WI BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    This week - lawmakers in Madison decided to drop the arena funding plan from the state's budget, giving legislators a chance to vote on the public-private funding plan.

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  12. Milwaukee woman says kids threw rocks at her windshield, three other carsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    A Milwaukee woman has to replace her windshield after she says half a dozen kids threw rocks at her and several other cars. Meghan Wilkinson was behind the wheel of her Tahoe, when all of a sudden, kids started hurling rocks right at her.

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  13. MCTS drivers will strike starting Wednesday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    All Milwaukee County Transit System drivers will strike starting Wednesday at 3:00 a.m., the transit service announced Tuesday evening on its website. "The union's decision means tens of thousands of people who rely on MCTS to get to work, school, and doctor's appointments will have to find other transportation," a statement on MCTS' website reads.

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  14. How to get around during Milwaukee's potential bus strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    If both sides don't come to an agreement with a mediator Tuesday, all MCTS drivers and mechanics will strike starting at 3:00 a.m. Wednesday , leaving thousands of people around Milwaukee County without a ride. For those who still need to find a way to work, school, or just navigate around town, we've put together some resources to get you through MCTS' first strike since 1978.

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  15. Breaking down the arena leaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    City, countym and state leaders have released details of the 30 year lease proposed for the Milwaukee Bucks should they be able to complete a new arena in downtown Milwaukee. The lease - like the arena process - is complex and a potentially lucrative deal for Milwaukee's NBA team.

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  16. Bike Polo makes a move in Madison, MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    There's no shortage of fun available for bicyclists in Southern Wisconsin, but that hasn't stopped people from coming with more ways to spend their days on a bike. Jane Burns of the Wisconsin State Journal takes a look at how the little-known sport has moved its way into the Badger State in a big way.

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  17. MCTS drivers prepared to strike, leave 150,000 riders scramblingRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    The union that represents Milwaukee County transit drivers is heading toward its first strike since 1978, union leadership said late Monday. Bus drivers and mechanics represented by Amalgamated Transit Union local 998 voted overhelmingly Monday night to both reject a contract offered by MCTS , and authorize the union to strike .

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  18. Democrats want to remove marriage definition in constitutionRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Wisconsin Democrats on Monday called for the elimination of nullified language in the state's constitution that defines marriage as between a man and a woman. Lawmakers held a news conference to introduce the resolution after the U.S. Supreme Court decision Friday legalizing gay marriage nationwide.

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  19. Witnesses: Children started Milwaukee playground fireRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Neighbors say flames were spotted shooting up more than seventy feet in the air, and thick black smoke could be seen billowing for miles.

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  20. Arena debate goes beyond Madison, MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    One of the major issues lawmakers are wrangling over is how to pay for a new arena in downtown Milwaukee. It's an issue that's near and dear to people who live in and near the city, but those who don't live anywhere near the proposed facility are also talking about it.

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