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Men’s soccer resumes Milwaukee Cup for first time since 2014 – Marquette Wire

Senior defenseman Alex Mirsberger etched his name in the Milwaukee Cup history book on Tuesday night as the Marquette men’s soccer team beat rivals University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 5-2 at Valley Fields . Tuesday night’s match marked the 48th all-time meeting between the two teams and the first time since 2019. …

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Wisconsin VA works to reach rural veterans and tackle mental health

FOND DU LAC — For veterans like Deborah Minger of Fond du Lac, accessing veterans’ services isn’t always easy. “It’s kind of a motivation for me to go to Milwaukee or go to Appleton,” Minger said. “It seems like it takes a long time to get appointments. Some vets are …

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‘A lot of blood, sweat and tears’: Brandon Nimmo reflects on his decade-long journey to the playoffs

Brandon Nimmo has admitted he was spoiled when he was first introduced to major league life. Just a year after the team won the National League pennant in 2015, the Wyoming native made his MLB debut as a part-time player – playing 80 games for a team that made the …

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On-campus Farmer’s Market gives students a taste of South Bend

The Student Government Engagement Committee at Notre Dame, South Bend hosted the first on-campus Farmer’s Market on Friday, September 16. The event brought together local South Bend restaurants, artisans and vendors. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Fieldhouse Mall, students could purchase food from Vegan Bites by Jas, Purple …

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Milwaukee Creators Market; small businesses share their wares

Milwaukee Creators Market; small businesses share their wares Small businesses took over part of Discovery World in Milwaukee on Sunday, September 18 for the Milwaukee Makers Market. MILWAUKEE – Small businesses took over part of Discovery World in Milwaukee on Sunday, September 18 for the Milwaukee Makers Market. Brianne Mallo …

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Paul George reveals the most exciting games for the Clippers this year

With the return of Kawhi Leonard, the LA Clippers expect to be back this season. With heightened expectations comes heightened excitement, and star striker Paul George is looking forward to that element. During a recent interview with Finish Line, George was asked which matchups he is most looking forward to …

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UW-Milwaukee SDS stands in solidarity with AFT 3535

Milwaukee, WI – At the start of the fall semester at UW-Milwaukee, faculty and staff received an email from the Office of Student Services asking them to help cover staffing shortages in food services. Specifically, they were asked to “donate at any time [they] can find.” The office framed the …

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Local nonprofit hopes to preserve and celebrate Hispanic heritage in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE – Hispanic heritage is rich and diverse. The mission of a local non-profit organization is to ensure that the rich culture is preserved and celebrated in Milwaukee. “We take great pride in only featuring Hispanic and Latino artists, whether domestic or international,” said Jacobo Lovo, artistic director of Latino …

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Wisconsin is coming to India and not in a good way

The project is fantastic: a $19 billion investment in the semiconductor and display panel sectors, with the creation of 100,000 jobs in a state with little experience in manufacturing technology. If voters and taxpayers in India’s northwest state of Gujarat are excited about this “historic investment,” they should educate themselves …

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Erler and Mareschal-Hay receive invites to Milwaukee Tennis Classic

Cleveland, Ohio- Cleveland State’s men’s tennis team will kick off the fall 2022 campaign this weekend, with the junior duo of Mikael Erler and Maxime Mareschal-Hay competing at the Milwaukee Tennis Classic. The action at the MTC will run from Friday, September 16 through Sunday, September 18. MTC SINGLE DRAW …

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The 10 Best Restaurants in Chicago Right Now – Chicago Magazine

Photography: Lindsey Becker Schwartz 1 Daisy’s Po’ Boy and Tavern What:Erick Williams (Virtue) opens this tribute to New Orleans and his classic sandwich, with toppings ranging from BBQ Gulf shrimp to spicy sausage and fried green tomatoes.Why:If po’ boys don’t do it for you, maybe fried chicken and cookies, seafood …

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Milwaukee will celebrate Santiago Calatrava Day on Friday

MILWAUKEE – Bob Shirrell and his wife are frequent visitors to the Milwaukee Museum of Art, going there at least every two or three months. What do you want to know The Milwaukee Art Museum celebrates its 20th anniversary The Quadracci Pavilion was designed by architect Santiago Calatrava Mayor Cavalier …

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Wisconsin Rapids Man is Tug of the Year

WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis. (WSAW) – Chris Nieman of Nieman’s Towing and Recovery in Wisconsin Rapids receives one of the highest honors for someone in his industry. American magazine Towman names Nieman “Towman of the Year”. About a week ago, Chris Nieman received several envelopes from American magazine Towman. He says …

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Countdown to MLB playoffs: Dodgers first to clinch

The hunt to play baseball meaningfully in October is heating up. There are a handful of MLB Division races set to end, and every Wild Card spot is still up for grabs. Here’s where the playoff race stands in both leagues as of Tuesday afternoon. NL WEST The Los Angeles …

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Mark Concannon, President/Executive Video Producer, Concannon Communications

In 20 years of anchoring Fox 6 Wakeup News, it has been a joy and a privilege to host many segments promoting local authors, musicians and theater groups. Crew members from the brand new Milwaukee Film Festival made regular appearances. And one of the highlights of my career was interviewing …

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‘Dream to reality’ – Letter to Milwaukee from Gal and Itay

Hi there ! It’s Gal and Itay, the Milwaukee shin-shinim. We can’t believe a year has gone by so quickly. It was a real rollercoaster, but it was absolutely the time of our lives. Where can we even begin? No words can describe all that we have learned, experienced and …

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DNR: Register now for the Wisconsin Summit for Natural Resources Volunteers October 6-8

MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) encourages those interested in our natural environment to attend the upcoming Wisconsin Summit for Natural Resources Volunteers October 6-8. The theme of the Summit is Nature and People: Feeding Each Other. The three-day event will feature a pick-and-choose adventure format …

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Pujols’ 697th HR joins Cards over Pirates | News, Sports, Jobs

Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Mitch Keller delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals in Pittsburgh on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2022. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) PITTSBURGH (AP) — Albert Pujols hit his 697th home run, passing Alex Rodriguez for fourth …

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Clock Shadow Creamery celebrates a decade in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE — It’s time for a toast, or cheese curd, to a Wisconsin cheese shop celebrating a big anniversary. Clock Shadow Creamery in the Walkers Point neighborhood of Milwaukee celebrates 10 years as the city’s first and only cheese shop. Since its opening, Clock Shadow has been known for its …

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Top Performers of Milwaukee Area High School Football Stats from Week 4

Here’s a look at the top players from Week 4 based on individual stats and match summaries received through Saturday night. For statewide stats, visit WisSports.net. Best passers of week 4 Brandon Nabbefeld, Racine Case, 17/28, 254 yards, 3 TD, 1 INT Wilson Kershner, Menomonee Falls, 15/25, 249 yards, 0 …

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Washington State 17, #19 Wisconsin 14

WSU_Watson run 2 (Janikowski kick), 9:10. WIS_Cundiff 17 Mertz pass (Calvaruso kick), 6:05. WIS_Cundiff 10 pass from Mertz (shot from Calvaruso), :20. Third quarter WSU_FG Janikowski 26, 11:20. WSU_Watson 31 C.Ward pass (Janikowski kick), 5:12. ___ WSU SWI First attempts 11 22 Total net yards 253 401 Rush yards 22-53 …

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Charles Barkley credits Knicks for letting Mitchell Donovan deal go through

March 4, 2021; New York, New York, United States; New York Knicks executive vice president William Wesley looks at the scoreboard during a first quarter timeout against the Detroit Pistons at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Wendell Cruz-USA TODAY Sports The New York Knicks were clowned for missing Donovan Mitchell, …

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Cincinnati-Milwaukee Races

Reds first. TJ Friedl hits to right field. Jonathan India triples to deep right field. Kyle Farmer chooses to right field. Jonathan India scores. Jake Fraley hit the pitch. Kyle Farmer second. Donovan Solano picks in shallow right field. Jake Fraley third. Kyle Farmer brand. Promenades of Aristide Aquino. Donovan …

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Bars you can navigate to in Milwaukee

In summer in Milwaukee, the best friend is the one who owns a boat. Discovering Milwaukee from the waterfront is a great way to see the city from a new perspective. And since the summer months are fleeting, make the most of the season by eating and drinking at the …

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Wisconsin defeats Beloit 5-1 for third straight win

September 8, 2022 – Midwest League (MWL) – Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Press Release GRAND CHUTE, WI — The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers are looking to finish the 2022 Midwest League strong. They broke a 1-1 tie with four runs in the bottom of the eighth inning Thursday night to beat the …

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Men’s basketball unveils its non-conference slate

STANFORD, Calif. – Setting the stage for the season with a solid slate of competitions, Stanford Men’s Basketball has unveiled its non-conference schedule. The Cardinal will take part in four neutral site events and will face five opponents at the Pavillon des Érables. Fans can become a member of the …

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Take a “Wild Side Tour”

Join the Ride on the Wild Side The Milwaukee County Zoo wants you to join the Ride on the Wild Side this Sunday, September 11. MILWAUKEE – You are invited to join the Milwaukee County Zoo’s “Ride on the Wild Side” on Sunday, September 11. The zoo’s website says children …

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Wisconsin attorney general candidates debate how to stop crime in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE — Just nine weeks away from the general election, Milwaukee has once again become the center of debate for candidates for Wisconsin attorney general. The top two candidates want to see change so the violence that happened over Labor Day weekend isn’t repeated. ATM4 Another shooting downtown Monday morning …

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How the road trip with the NBA’s Milwaukee Bucks helped Green Bay Packers coach Matt LaFleur learn football – Green Bay Packers Blog

Dropped into a downtown Indianapolis nightclub after a long day at the NFC scouting combine in March, Green Bay Packers coach Matt LaFleur found himself in a conversation about what was next. follow in its off-season program. Free agency was fast approaching. Offseason practices were scheduled to begin in just …

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Looking for UWM ‘volunteers’ for canteens, staff emails

Looking for UWM ‘volunteers’ for canteens, staff emails A new UWM dining program lets students eat when and as often as they want, but the school doesn’t have enough staff, emailing faculty and staff asking if they’re would volunteer to staff and clean the mess halls. MILWAUKEE – For the …

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The Golden State Warriors almost traded Stephen Curry for the Milwaukee Bucks, but doctors believe his ankle injuries could be a serious problem

Since 2015, Steph Curry and Giannis Antetokounmpo have won two MVP Awards. Both have earned a Finals MVP award, with Antetokounmpo winning in 2021 and Curry earning his first award in recent Finals. The biggest difference between the two is that Curry has four championships, while Antetokounmpo has only one. …

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Wisconsin mothers defend and criticize school board pride ban and BLM flags

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Two Wisconsin mothers with opposing positions explained their positions regarding their local school board’s vote to ban rainbow flags and Black Lives Matter in the classroom. The Kettle Moraine School Board voted in August to ban teachers from displaying political and religious …

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Huskies host Milwaukee in Monday opener

History links Live video ($) Live statistics DEKALB, Ill. – The Northern Illinois University men’s soccer team will host Milwaukee on Monday night, Sept. 5, in their home opener at the NIU Soccer Complex. The annual Lewang Cup clash …

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Milwaukee County’s Dine Out program pays small businesses to feed older residents

A volunteer picks up meals at Antigua Latin Inspired Kitchen as part of Milwaukee County’s Dine Out program. (Photo courtesy of Milwaukee County Department of Health and Human Services) By Sam Woods This story was originally published by Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, where you can find other stories about fifteen …

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Short Film Festival Marks ‘Rise of Milwaukee Filmmakers’

The pandemic has forced the Milwaukee International Short Film Festival to go virtual since 2020. This year, the Short Festival is returning to the big screen, but for one day only and at a new venue, the Avalon Atmospheric Theatre. “There were successes and things that didn’t work out as …

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Brewers make additions in September, recalls RHP Perdomo, OF Ruiz Wisconsin News

As major league teams were scheduled to add two players to their rosters on Thursday, the Milwaukee Brewers recalled outfielder Esteury Ruiz and right-hander Luis Perdomo from Triple-A Nashville. The rosters grow each year on September 1, and in 2022 two players were to be added – but teams cannot …

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Cornhuskers look to bounce back against FCS North Dakota | Milwaukee dollars

By The Associated Press North Dakota (0-0) at Nebraska (0-1), Saturday, 3:30 p.m. ET (Big Ten Network) Line: No early line on FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Nebraska leads 1-0. Nebraska are desperate to bounce back from the 31-28 loss to Northwestern in Ireland that put the pressure on Scott Frost. …

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Best of Milwaukee 2022 | Milwaukee Magazine

THIS IS JUST THE BEGINNING! GET THE BEST OF MILWAUKEE ISSUE TODAY Dane Baldwin won Editor’s Choice Best of MKE, read about him in the September issue of Milwaukee Magazine; Photo by Kat Schleicher GET YOUR COPY OF “BEST OF MKE” At our annual festival of love for the city …

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Consistent approach helps Milwaukee Brewers win series against Pirates

Garrett Mitchell on his first MLB home run for the Brewers vs Pirates Garrett Mitchell’s eighth-inning home run — his first of his MLB career — tied the game in the eighth inning of an eventual win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday. Curt HoggWochit It was an afternoon of …

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The election-year debate over demands for police ‘defunding’

MILWAUKEE — Crime and police funding are already two big issues in the 2022 election, which is why PolitiFact Wisconsin is investigating a claim over police funding. In Milwaukee alone, the need for more money to fund the police comes up all the time. But a Republican group is trying …

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Mid-Way Bakery expands, transition from street vendor stalls

As 3rd Street Market Hall completes its first 8 months of business, vendors are making changes to improve efficiency and offerings. Mid-Way Bakery – which has made a splash with homemade hoagies, breakfast sandwiches, homemade soups, salads and sweet treats – will expand its offerings to better meet demand from …

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No Appointment Needed for Monkeypox Vaccine at Menomonee Valley Drive-Thru Clinic in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) – The Milwaukee City Health Department (MHD) is making it easier to get the monkeypox vaccine. Eligible persons no longer need an appointment. They can just walk through the Menomonee Valley Clinic to get vaccinated. There are still eligibility requirements. Due to its limited availability, the Wisconsin …

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Wisconsin faith groups denounce Supreme Court ruling on separation of church and state

Several Wisconsin advocacy groups, including some from the Jewish community, released a joint statement to ‘decry’ a U.S. Supreme Court decision that sided with a Seattle-area coach who led post-game prayers. Wisconsin organizations said the decision is a threat to the American tradition of separation of church and state. The …

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Today in sports history: Ty Cobb makes his MLB debut | Milwaukee dollars

1887 – Seven U.S. Men’s National Tennis Championships and Richard Sears wins his seventh title. Sears defeats Henry Slocum, 6-1, 6-3, 6-2 at Newport Casino in Newport, RI Sears retires with an 18 game unbeaten streak in the 1881-1887 Championships. 1905 – Ty Cobb makes his MLB debut with the …

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Chicago Cubs-Milwaukee Runs

Cubs first. Nick Madrigal flies out to deep right field towards Hunter Renfroe. Seiya Suzuki is walking. Ian Happ strikes while swinging. Franmil Reyes takes a walk. Seiya Suzuki second. Nico Hoerner chooses to right field. Franmil Reyes third. Seiya Suzuki scores. Yan Gomes flies into center field towards Garrett …

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Brewers reliever Trevor Rosenthal has another setback in his comeback attempt

MILWAUKEE — The status of Milwaukee Brewers reliever Trevor Rosenthal for the rest of the season is uncertain due to a late injury, the latest loss to a closer former All-Star who hasn’t pitched since the playoffs. 2020. “I think there’s still a possibility (he could come back) in the …

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Wisconsin redesign project brings Camp Randall, Field House together like never before | college football

Todd D. Milewski | Wisconsin State Journal The bar stretches from one side of the room to the other, interrupted only by four black support pillars that extend to a gazebo carved into the upper floor. At the opposite end of the new indoor Champions Club are doors and windows …

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A Food Critic’s Best Walks of a Dog, with Wine Pairings

National Dog Day, or International Dog Day around the world, is celebrated on August 26 every year. You probably see posts on social media stating that every day is a dog day, which is correct. It’s not, in fact, a federal holiday with paid time off, which leaves most of …

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Milwaukee dreamer reacts to new federal rule to protect DACA

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — At age two in 1999, Alondra Garcia emigrated from Mexico to the United States with her family. About 15 years later, she became a dreamer. “Milwaukee is the only home I know, the only home I remember,” Garcia said. A Dreamer is a beneficiary of the …

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Rep. Steil: Seeking nominations for Wisconsin First District’s 2022 Veteran of the Year Award

JANESVILLE, WI – Today, Congressman Bryan Steil announced that nominations for the Wisconsin First Congressional District Veteran of the Year Award are open. The Veteran of the Year Award is an opportunity for a veteran to be honored for their service and contributions to the First District. “Each year, I …

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Wednesday Sports in Brief | The Sacramento Bee

NFL KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Hall of Fame quarterback Len Dawson, whose unmistakable swagger in helping the Kansas City Chiefs win their first Super Bowl title earned him the nickname “Lenny the Cool “, died Wednesday. He was 87 years old. Dawson’s family announced his death in a statement …

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4 teens injured in drive-by shooting near Schurz High School in Chicago

Four teenagers were shot in a drive-by attack outside an ice cream shop across from Schurz High School in the Northwest on Wednesday afternoon, Chicago police say. The shooting happened just before the dismissal of the third day of classes to start the new school year. The teenagers were in …

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Indiana, Penn State, Purdue, Rutgers and Wisconsin win weekly Big Ten women’s soccer honors

History links Offensive Player of the Week Allison Lowrey, Rutgers Jr. – F – Bridgewater, NJ – Bridgewater Raritan – Major: Sports Management• Registered two goals and two assists last weekend to help number 6 (and defending Big Ten champion) Rutgers kick off their season with wins …

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Midland Sisters Win Pitch, Hit & Run State Titles

Next up is the Regional Finals in Milwaukee Fred Kelly, Midland Daily News August 22, 2022 This is a carousel. Use the Next and Previous buttons to navigate Milwaukee, Wisconsin on Sept. 18.”/>1of6 Emma Frazee, 12, of Midland, recently won the MLB Pitch, Hit & Run State Championship in her …

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The interview: Therese Nemetz

Since 2008, Milwaukee Food & City Tours has been riding a wave of momentum within the local tourism industry. With founder Theresa Nemetz at the helm, the company has taken off amid the growing COVID-19 pandemic… Since 2008, Milwaukee Food & City Tours has been riding a wave of momentum …

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Keston Hiura powers Milwaukee Brewers with 2 homers in win over Cubs

Second half Brewers: Corbin Burnes Cy Young chances, trade deadline From the team’s 40th anniversary in the 1982 World Series to more home games at American Family Field to the New York Yankees in Milwaukee, Brewers fans have a lot to look forward to in the second half of the …

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Wisconsin doctors are split on whether high-risk child pregnancies warrant a life-saving exception

By Phoebe PetrovicWisconsin Watch In 2020, 14 girls under age 15 had induced abortions in Wisconsin, according to the latest data from the Department of Health Services. In 2017, that number was 17. That same year, the latest for which data is available, 24 girls between the ages of 10 …

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Former MLBer Bill Lee ‘not breathing’ after collapse, resurrected | Milwaukee dollars

By BEN WALKER – AP Baseball Writer Former major leaguer Bill Lee had stopped breathing after collapsing in the bullpen during an exhibition game, but paramedics and two shocks with a defibrillator helped resuscitate the pitcher. 75 years old, according to a witness at the scene. “Without immediate intervention, I …

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Local businesses weather the storm of inflation

By Karen Stokes Jason Alston, owner of Heaven’s Table BBQ on North Avenue (Photo/Jason Alston) Businesses are facing major financial storms due to high inflation figures and the ominous cloud of COVID-19 that continues to hang over their heads. Jason Alston, owner of Heavens Table BBQ, 5507 W North Avenue, …

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Racine deputies assaulted, Milwaukee man now charged

RACINE, Wis. – A Milwaukee man is charged with more than a dozen counts after a violent arrest on the shoulder of Interstate 94 in Racine County. Hezekiah Saffold, 24, first appeared in court on Friday August 19. His charges stem from two different traffic stops and range from endangering …

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Report: Wisconsin kids of color more likely to face mental health issues

According to a new report released earlier this month, levels of anxiety and depression among young people in Wisconsin are rising, especially among children of color. The KIDS COUNT 2022 data book, published by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, features 16 indicators of child and family well-being, as well as …

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Streaming / TV Channels – The Streamable

On Friday, August 19, 2022 at 2:20 p.m. EDT, the Chicago Cubs take on the Milwaukee Brewers. The game airs exclusively on Bally Sports Wisconsin, Fox Sports Wisconsin, and Marquee Sports Network, which you can stream with a live TV streaming service. Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brewers 5 day free …

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It’s time to report to 1700 Pull Up, which is due to open in the old Tandem

Signs that once pointed to The Tandem restaurant at 1848 W. Fond Du Lac Ave. are officially down. And plans for the restaurant’s predecessor, 1700 Pull Up, are moving forward. But 2022 is a tough time to open a restaurant. Costs are high, staff are difficult, and even the most …

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Atlanta Braves trade for 1B/DH Tyler White from Milwaukee Brewers

The Atlanta Braves saw how important it is to have depth, and they gained a bit more by trading for Tyler White on Wednesday for cash considerations. It’s hard to get depth at this time of year, but Alex Anthopoulos and the Atlanta Braves managed to do just that on …

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WATCH NOW: Plans for Raising Cane’s, Taco John’s before Kenosha City Plan Commission | New

Two fast food restaurants almost unknown in southeastern Wisconsin, Raising Cane’s and Taco John’s, may be coming to Kenosha. An initial hearing on the plans will be heard Thursday by the Kenosha City Plan Commission. A rendering of the new Raising Cane restaurant, whose plans will go before the town …

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Milwaukee man hits home run as Little League Coach of the Year

article MILWAUKEE – With every bat, there is always a lesson to be learned. That’s the mantra of Lake Park Little League coach Antonio Colon. “I try to teach them not to get caught up in the score,” Colon said. “It’s not really about winning or losing. It’s about what …

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Season preview: Wisconsin seeks to reclaim Big Ten contender status Wisconsin News

MADISON, Wisconsin— Wisconsin used to make trips to the Big Ten championship game an almost annual excursion. After playing five of the first seven games in the Big Ten Championship, the Badgers have only been to Indianapolis once in the past four years. They missed a chance to get there …

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Milwaukee and Wisconsin Food Events Include Baking Contest

Wisconsin Highland Games Baking Event Home bakers are invited to participate in the Wisconsin Highland Games and submit their best baking creations to be judged on September 4. The Celtic Bake-Off competition is for amateurs only and will be judged in two age categories, students aged 12-21 and adults aged …

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Meet three generations of women behind House of Flavas

MADISON, Wis. – At most gas stations, you can fill up on snacks and sodas. But at House of Flavas in Madison, in addition to getting gas, you can fill up on something tasty. Almost a year ago, on August 19, 2021, Jodie Jefferson left her job to devote herself …

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Brewers take on Cardinals looking to end road losing streak

Milwaukee Brewers (60-51, second in NL Central) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (62-50, first in NL Central) Saint Louis; Saturday, 7:15 p.m. EDT LIKELY TO PITCH: Brewers: Corbin Burnes (8-5, 2.45 ERA, .93 WHIP, 175 strikeouts); Cardinals: Adam Wainwright (8-8, 3.42 ERA, 1.24 WHIP, 108 strikeouts) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Brewers -132, …

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Milwaukee’s Broken Bat Brews Field of Dreams ‘Can of Corn’ Beer

article MILWAUKEE – A Milwaukee brewery featured prominently during the MLB Field of Dreams game in Iowa on Thursday night August 11. Broken Bat Brewing Company has entered into an agreement to brew a corn-based beer at the Field of Dreams site in Dyersville, Iowa. Corn was harvested in November …

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Maycee: pet introduced by the Wisconsin Humane Society on August 11

This week’s featured pet from the Wisconsin Humane Society is Maycee: 12 years old and over 100 pounds of pure love. Maycee is a sweet, easy-going girl who loves belly rubs and snuggles. This sweet senior pup is available for adoption at the Racine Campus of the Wisconsin Humane Society. …

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‘I really haven’t learned anything’: COVID graduates face university | News, Sports, Jobs

By Collin Binkley AP Education Writer Angel Hope watched the math test and felt lost. He had just graduated near the top of his high school class, winning scholarships from prestigious colleges. But on this test — a University of Wisconsin exam that measures what new students learned …

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Music, food and culture at the Milwaukee Irish Fest

This year, Milwaukee Irish Fest is bigger than ever, with over 100 performers on 16 stages. The lineup features familiar names from the Celtic music world including Socks in the Frying Pan, Scythian, Eileen Ivers, The Elders, We Banjo 3, Lisa Canny and many more. Hunger? This year’s Irish Fest …

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Monkeypox in Milwaukee: Supervisor Burgelis seeks to raise awareness of new health hazard

County Supervisor Peter Burgelis issued a statement Aug. 3 following 22 known monkeypox infections in Wisconsin, including 3 in the city of Milwaukee and 4 others in Milwaukee County. “With the arrival of the monkeypox virus in Milwaukee County, now is the time for action and equitable access to vaccines,” …

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Walz, Jensen to face off in November; Ilhan Omar wins the close race

Wisconsin Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes won the Democratic Senate primary on Tuesday and will face Republican Sen. Ron Johnson for two terms in what is expected to be one of the nation’s most competitive races for control of the U.S. Senate. Barnes’ main rivals dropped out of the race late …

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Gophers mourns the loss of Clyde Turner

Men’s basketball | 08/09/2022 11:02:00 History links The University of Minnesota men’s basketball program mourns the loss of Golden Gopher great Clyde Turner. Playing for the Gophers from 1971 to 1973, Turner died on August 9, 2022 at the age of 70. Turner was an integral part …

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Editors’ Choice: Week of August 8

1. Go to Madison for the great taste of the Midwest CHRIS DROSNER, EDITOR-IN-CHIEF The best beer event I’ve been to – and that includes the Great American Beer Festival in Denver – is this Saturday. It’s the Great Taste of the Midwest, a massive non-profit beer festival hosted by …

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Widespread Panic Announces October 2022 Run at Riverside Theater in Milwaukee

Widespread panic will return to Milwaukee, WI Theater by the river this fall for another three-night adventure, the band announced Monday. Scheduled for October 21-23, the shows will mark the band’s 40th-42nd appearances at The Riverside since Widespread Panic first visited in 2006. Tickets for the October 2022 Widespread Panic …

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Wisconsin’s primary is Aug. 9. Here’s what you need to know.

MANITOWOC — While there may not be county-level races in Tuesday’s primary election, there are plenty of statewide races to participate in. Tuesday’s primary will decide who advances to November’s midterm ballot, which will be crowned by Wisconsin’s gubernatorial race. Incumbent Tony Evers remains the only Democratic candidate for governor, …

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2 MLB trade delay moves Milwaukee should have made

As expected, several first-place teams in their respective divisions pulled out all the stops to advance ahead of this year’s MLB trade deadline. In the case of the Milwaukee Brewers, general manager David Stearns took a conservative route to give his team an extra boost before the end of the …

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Rittenhouse attorney to defend Wisconsin stabbing case

HUDSON, Wis. – The lawyer who helped Kyle Rittenhouse be acquitted of murder charges says he will represent a Minnesota man charged with the stabbing death of a teenager on a western tube trip of Wisconsin. Nicolae Miu, 52, is charged with first-degree homicide in the death of Isaac Schuman, …

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Blackhawks preseason game in Milwaukee sold out

Photo: Fiserv Forum With the Chicago Blackhawks entering a rebuild and trading key players like Alex DeBrincat, there wasn’t much to look forward to in the upcoming season. When the NHL’s preseason schedule was released, fans finally had something worth discussing. The Chicago Blackhawks play a preseason game against the …

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GOP selects Milwaukee for 2024 Republican convention

On Friday, the Republican National Committee officially named Milwaukee as the host city for its 2024 convention. I am thrilled to report that the RNC has voted unanimously to select Milwaukee as the host city for the 2024 Republican National Convention! Milwaukee is a world-class city, and we can’t …

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Monkeypox declared public health emergency; Milwaukee prepares to fight virus

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — On Thursday, Aug. 4, the Biden administration declared the monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency. Amid criticism of the administration’s handling of the virus so far. Some cities and states have long since declared monkeypox an emergency, freeing up funds and resources. Health officials say Milwaukee …

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Tanor Bortolini works center on the Wisconsin Badgers offensive line

Jeff Potrykus | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Time-lapse video of Wisconsin Badgers football team photo at media day Time-lapse video as the Wisconsin Badgers football team take their team photo during media day Tuesday at Camp Randall Stadium ahead of the 2022 season Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Mike De Sisti MADISON – …

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Brewers vs Pirates odds, prediction, line: 2022 MLB picks, Thursday Aug 4 best bets from a proven model

The Milwaukee Brewers and Pittsburgh Pirates meet Thursday. The NL Central rivals face off in a matinee match at PNC Park. The afternoon tilt is the finale of a three-game series. Milwaukee is expected to start the game with Brandon Woodruff on the hill, while Pittsburgh is expected to deploy …

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Could a CO2 shortage cause problems for Wisconsin brewers?

MILWAUKEE – A shortage of carbon dioxide could spell trouble for Wisconsin’s beer industry. Brewers use carbon dioxide to make beer and other “sparkling” and carbonated beverages. Now, some news outlets are reporting carbon dioxide shortages — so far, mostly in Massachusetts and the East Coast. American Gas Products has …

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Law enforcement and community come together for National Night Out in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE – National Night Out is a chance for community members to connect with law enforcement and other local resources in a fun, casual environment. The Milwaukee Police Department’s (MPD) District 2 hosted their party on Tuesday. “It gives the community the opportunity to get to know the officers and …

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Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters: Fiction and Poetry Contests Shine a Light on Statewide Creativity

MADISON, WI — The Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts, and Letters announces the finalists for this year’s Fiction & Poetry competition. Many of the poems and stories that have reached this stage of judgment will be featured over the next year in the Academy’s magazine, Wisconsin People & Ideas. Contest …

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Live updates as Astros upgrade lineup, Red Sox move, Juan Soto dominates rumors

The MLB trade season is here. Time is running out as leaders try to prepare their teams for the stretch race ahead of the 6 p.m. deadline on Tuesday August 2. All eyes are on 23-year-old Washington Nationals superstar Juan Soto, who is suddenly on the market. to block. We’ll …

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The Black Arts Fest MKE is back this weekend

article MILWAUKEE – Black Arts Fest MKE (BAFMKE) announces the return of its festival to Henry Maier Festival Park on Saturday, August 6, 2022, from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, the family festival is back for the whole town to enjoy. Black …

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Milwaukee’s Reverend Robert Bell’s tough backstory shaped it

Community connection: Milwaukee’s Reverend Robert Bell’s tough backstory shaped it If you’re ever lucky enough to hear one of Reverend Robert Bell’s sermons at the Life Church Milwaukee Campus at 5511 West Burleigh, it’s clear the spirit touches him. MILWAUKEE – If you’re ever lucky enough to hear one of …

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Teenager dies, four seriously injured in Wisconsin River stabbing – The Journal

A 17-year-old boy from Minnesota died and four others were in critical condition after being stabbed while swimming down a Wisconsin river on Saturday afternoon. SOMERSET, Wis. (AP) — A Minnesota teenager has died and four other people have been seriously injured after being stabbed while descending a Wisconsin river, …

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Contreras and Anderson power Braves to 6-2 win over Arizona

ATLANTA (AP) — William Contreras homered twice, Ian Anderson gave up a hit in six scoreless innings and the Atlanta Braves beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-2 on Saturday night. The win was Atlanta’s second in a row and moved the defending World Series Braves champion to 38-14 since June 1, …

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Late Summer Music Preview – Door County Pulse

Welcome to the Summer Music Preview (SMP) Vol. 2! Due to the high volume of live music events this year, August has been removed from the regular SMP issue and is now featured here. This mini version of the SMP includes live music events for the month of August and …

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City of Milwaukee and CDC disagree on guidelines for level of lead poisoning

MILWAUKEE, WI – The City of Milwaukee is receiving millions of dollars from the federal government to help replace lead drains and clean up contaminated drinking water. But when it comes to tackling lead poisoning in children, the CDC and the city have different ideas about what actionable blood lead …

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Pleasant & comfortable; It’s hot next week

Key points to remember Sunshine with another fresh and crisp Saturday morning Showers/thunderstorms possible early Monday morning Hot and humid next week MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) – High pressure boosts across southern Wisconsin today – keeping the sun around and highs in the 70s! Comfortable weather lasts into early Saturday as …

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Beechwood Sales & Service and Anheuser-Busch Form New Marketing Partnership with Milwaukee Bucks

The family-run Wisconsin-based distributor and America’s premier brewer share a mission to create meaningful connections with sports fans and enhance the arena experience. Beechwood Sales & Service and Anheuser-Busch are proud to announce a new marketing partnership with the Milwaukee Bucks. With this multi-year sponsorship, Beechwood Sales & Service and …

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Anti-Semitic meme posted by RI restaurant sparks backlash

Local Atlantic Sports Bar and Restaurant in Tiverton shared an article comparing recent hot temperatures to Nazi concentration camps. The Atlantic Sports Bar and Restaurant in Tiverton, RI Screenshot via Google Maps A Rhode Island restaurant is facing a massive backlash after posting an anti-Semitic meme on social media. The …

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Bucyrus Museum returns to Milwaukee

After four and a half years, the new Bucyrus Museum opened its doors to the public on August 3, 2021. Since the abrupt closure of the Bucyrus Heritage Museum in 2016, the South Milwaukee Industrial Museum LLC (SMIM) group had to find a new location and obtain funding and donations …

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Wisconsin sees fewest US House candidates since 2012 – Ballotpedia News

The deadline to file candidates for Congress from Wisconsin this year was June 1, 2022. Twenty-two candidates are running for Wisconsin’s eight U.S. House districts, including nine Democrats and 13 Republicans. This makes 2.75 candidates per constituency, less than the 2.88 candidates per constituency in 2020 and the 3.13 in …

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TRADE: Boston Red Sox and Milwaukee Brewers reach agreement

On Monday, the Boston Red Sox and Milwaukee Brewers made a trade. Development of brewing players: Minor League Roster Moves: OF Jackson Chourio Wisconsin (A+), will be active tomorrow (6/26) OF Abraham Almonte traded to Boston for cash consideration RHP Luis Contreras Biloxi (AA) RHP JT Hintzen released INF Jean …

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Doug McDonald, President and Co-Founder of JOY ENGINE

It all started with a wish on a moon. In 2019, my co-founder Deb Kern and I saw an opportunity to leverage the city’s vibrant arts and culture community by expanding access to public art programming. As a visual artist and staunch supporter of the Milwaukee art scene, I knew …

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When does Franklin’s version of Top Golf open?

An official tee time has been set for the Luxe Golf Bays development at the Ballpark Commons in Franklin. The top-of-the-line, three-level driving range which will feature 57 temperature-controlled outdoor golf bays overlooking 250 yards of turf is scheduled to open on August 12. The facility is being built adjacent …

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American companies consider their role in reproductive rights

When Senate Bill 8 went into effect in September of last year, banning abortions after about 6 weeks in Texas, Shar Dubley, then CEO of Match Group, sent a letter to his employees. “I wanted to let you know that I am setting up a fund to ensure that if …

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START: Dodgers fans covet Soto, Red Sox fall apart

A preview of what’s happening around the majors on Monday: ___ DODGE THE QUESTION? Washington star Juan Soto is sure to be asked about his near future during a three-game series at Dodger Stadium. As the August 2 trade deadline approached, there was growing speculation that Soto could be on …

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Milwaukee 9, Colorado 4 | Sports

Colorado A B R H BI BB SO Avg. Totals 34 4 seven 4 1 ten blackmon rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .278 Iglesias ss 4 1 1 0 0 2 .299 Hampson ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239 Bryant dh 4 0 0 0 0 …

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Dave’s Hot Chicken planned for the East Side of Milwaukee

Photo credit: Dave’s Hot Chicken The latest stage of its expansion into the Milwaukee area, Dave’s Hot Chicken plans a location on the city’s Lower East Side. The fast and casual hot chicken restaurant will be located at East Pointe Market Place. The mall at 544 E. Ogden Ave. is …

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The Milwaukee murder suspect was out at the time after the judge reduced previous bail to $1,000

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — Another suspect allegedly committed violent crimes in Milwaukee while out on bail, and it raises questions about how bail amounts are set. A Milwaukee man is charged with the murders of two people after his bond was significantly reduced in a previous case. Earlier this year, …

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Wisconsin has produced several WNBA players from high school, college

Arike Ogunbowale honored by DSHA: “That’s where I learned to dream…” DSHA retired Arike Ogunbowale’s No. 24 jersey, inducted her into their sporting half of fame and named her their young alumna of the year. Mark StewartWochit It’s not just Arike. Wisconsin State has produced a number of superb basketball …

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Former UGA baseball player Will Childers signs with Milwaukee Brewers

When Will Childers left his March 8 start at SRP Park with an injury, it seemed like another setback for the University of Georgia’s second redshirt student. Now that the 2022 MLB Draft has passed, another door has opened for the right-hander as he signed an undrafted free agent contract …

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6,450 more COVID cases in Los Angeles, hospitalizations top 1,300

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Another 6,450 cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Los Angeles County on Wednesday, while the number of virus-positive patients in county hospitals topped 1,300. According to state figures, there were 1,328 COVID-positive patients hospitalized in the county on Wednesday, up from 1,299 on Tuesday. Of these …

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