April 17

Milwaukee Chamber Theatre Read entire story here. [Read story]

Now comes trust game with new owners, fight for arena

The seismic event that needed to occur to make a new multipurpose arena and the Bucks’ viability in Milwaukee seem more than plausible happened Wednesday. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Portland water supply to be flushed after teen urinates into reservoir

(CNN) — The city of Portland, Oregon, has been forced to dump millions of gallons of drinking water. Why? Because someone urinated into a water reservoir. Surprising still, this isn’t the first time this has [Read story]

Crews search for missing 17-year-old canoer

GRAFTON -- A 17-year-old Cedarburg resident is missing after taking a solo canoeing trip on the Milwaukee River. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Summerfest grounds to play host to plenty of paws at Petfest

This morning, Fromm Family Foods and Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. announced not a musical act coming to the Summerfest grounds, but animals. On September 20, Fromm Petfest is coming to Henry Maier Festival Park. Read [Read story]

Jacobina Rautenberg: the lush that made Milwaukee famous

Jacobina Rautenberg's repeated arrests for public drunkenness from the late 1890s up to her death in 1935 made headlines and, consequently, her first name became as familiar in its own right around town as Pabst, Miller [Read story]

Kohl sells Bucks for $550 million; $200 million pledged for new arena

In what civic leaders and elected officials called a game-changer and a new era for Milwaukee, former Sen. Herb Kohl announced the sale of the Milwaukee Bucks to two New York hedge-fund investors for $550 million, and [Read story]

Former hospital technician behind bogus mammogram results gets jail time

(CNN) — A former Georgia hospital technician was sentenced to up to six months in prison after pleading guilty to manipulating the mammogram records of 1,289 patients. Ten of those women were given false negatives, [Read story]

Milwaukee pop-rock band the Sleepwalkers releases its sophomore album

For two years, "Lost My Mind in Stereo," the sophomore album by local pop-rock group the Sleepwalkers, has been in a dormant state. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Begel finds some stuff just amazing

The world can sometimes be a very amazing place. Here's some stuff that Dave Begel finds just amazing. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Patient Care re-opening New Orleans office years after post-Katrina departure

Milwaukee-based Patient Care, a health care advocacy and transparency company, today announced it is re-opening a sales office in New Orleans’ French Quarter. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Search is on for teen who went missing after canoeing on Milw. River

OZAUKEE CO. (WITI) — The Ozaukee County Sheriff’s Department says authorities are currently searching for a 17-year-old Cedarburg resident who went missing Wednesday, April 16th after canoeing solo on the [Read story]

Walker gambling on big money in Vegas

These are heady times for our governor, the coy Scott Walker who is going to be lumped with some real luminaries as the gamble for the presidency takes shape in, of all places, Las Vegas. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Sex and power can spell danger for women

There are a few things in this world that I find positively disgusting: child porn, crimes against children, people who have a holier than thou way of life. And right up high on that list is men who think that their [Read story]

Search underway for teen who went missing after canoeing on Milw. River

OZAUKEE CO. (WITI) — The Ozaukee County Sheriff’s Department says authorities are currently searching for a 17-year-old Cedarburg resident who went missing Wednesday, April 16th after canoeing solo on the [Read story]

Putting on a happy face for the public can be a trying task

In these trying times it's obviously good to have a job, but some jobs are much harder than others. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Croissants stuffed with scrambled eggs, apples and brie

These will be the star of your weekend brunch! Read entire story here. [Read story]

Pet festival planned for Summerfest grounds

The Summerfest grounds host events for people of all kinds, and now it’s time for Fido fest. The first Fromm Petfest will take place at the grounds on Milwaukee’s lakefront from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 20, according to [Read story]

Free Petfest planned for Summerfest grounds in September

The folks behind Summerfest, and Fromm Family Foods say they’re launching Fromm Petfest at Maier Festival Park Sept. 20. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Crews searching Milwaukee River for missing teenager

Authorities are searching the Milwaukee River for a missing teenager. Read entire story here. [Read story]