Milwaukee – Text messages show former Milwaukee Health Commissioner Bevan Baker was warned about the need for secrecy in the city’s lead program. Major mistakes had been made and Baker was told there would be serious consequences if the public found out. Published in the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel and CBS 58 the text messages between the commissioner and M-H-D nursing director…

MILWAUKEE – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded Milwaukee County with funds to put 40 additional families in homes through the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program, County Executive Chris Abele announced today. “This award shows the power and success of connecting people with stable housing,…

By Bryan Gibb, Ph.D. The world’s most frightening infections aren’t carried by plague-infested rats, rabid dogs, or chimps with Ebola. They’re transmitted by “superbugs” — disease-causing bacteria that can’t be killed by antibiotics. This year, superbugs will kill about 700,000 people, including 23,000 Americans. That toll surge in the coming…

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Common Council confirmed Mayor Barrett’s pick for health commissioner. Dr. Jeanette Kowalik was voted in by a 14-0 vote. Born and raised in Milwaukee, she’s leaving her post as an associate director for a health program in D.C. to assume this new role. Alderman Bob Donovan…

Siaca padecía de varias condiciones de salud, incluyendo diabetes y estuvo tres años alejado de los gimnasios locales. La familia de Manny Siaca está devastada…

Luego de sus más recientes gestas, el equipo de Adriana Díaz fija nuevas metas para la chica prodigio del tenis de mesa. “Adriana tocó la…

Wisconsin News Briefs

ELKHORN — A carnival worker at the Walworth County Fair has been charged with the attempted murder of a woman in downtown Elkhorn on the night before the fair opened. Terrence D. Leflore, 24, of Jackson, Miss., also was charged Tuesday with sexual assault, armed robbery and other felonies in…

The body of a young man was found on the Lake Michigan shoreline at Carthage College Wednesday afternoon, and it may be that of an Indian Trail High School student who was swept away by currents in the Kenosha Harbor last week. Carthage students found the body at about 2…

MILWAUKEE – The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will host a debate in the race for Wisconsin Governor between Republican Governor Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Tony Evers. The debate will air live on Friday, October 26 from 6:00-7:00pm on TODAY’S TMJ4 (WTMJ-TV) and WUWM-FM and simulcast on WGBA-TV (Green Bay) and…

SOMERS- The public is invited to attend the University of Wisconsin-Parkside’s new weekly brown-bag lunch series on smart cities beginning Wednesday, Sept.12, from noon to 1 p.m., and continuing each Wednesday thereafter during the fall academic semester, concluding Nov. 14. The Smart Cities Brown Bag lunch series, which is open…

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Sufrió un accidente a finales de agosto en Ecuador. El cantante Jerry Rivera compartió hoy una imagen de la cicatriz que lleva ahora en su…

Se retiran los auspiciadores. Debido a diferencias de criterio, el productor Paco López, presidente de No Limit Entertainment, anuncia la cancelación del concierto del exponente…

Madrid. El rey del pop, Michael Jackson, cumpliría hoy 60 años, una fecha especial en la que se conmemora el legado de un artista inimitable…

Michael Jackson habría cumplido un día como hoy 60 años de vida. Janet Jackson, su hermana, en su cuenta de Instagram, compartió un homenaje para…

Experto destaca la importancia de detectar a tiempo la diabetes en los niños. Entre 2% y 8% de los niños que padece diabetes tipo 1…