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WPR

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@WPR

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For 100+ years, WPR has served Wisconsin residents quality news, classical music and talk radio programming. A service of WPM, ECB, UW-Madison & CPB.

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Joined on March 2008

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1 hour ago

Based on estimates, @MitchellAirport officials said they would have approximately 1,140 passengers flying to Latin America, Europe and Asia on six flights a day if the international terminal is built. https://buff.ly/2P89NXG 

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3 hours ago

A shrinking pool of candidates for teaching jobs has led some Wisconsin schools to get more creative to get students interested in education as a career. https://buff.ly/2P9Cy6s 

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7 hours ago

The Milwaukee Public Museum is at risk of losing its accreditation if this year’s county budget does not include money to make necessary building repairs. https://buff.ly/2ZmaXhW 

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8 hours ago

Advocates of a plan to turn a historic theater in downtown Stevens Point into a maker space and community hub are scrambling for more time in the wake of a city order to demolish the building. https://buff.ly/2ZhpDil 

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22 hours ago

Milwaukee Alderman Cavalier Johnson is calling for state legislators to create new gun control polices after his car was stuck by gunfire. https://buff.ly/2L1UQAZ 

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1 day ago

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. announced Wednesday that it's allocated $1 million for its Disaster Recovery Microloan Program. https://buff.ly/2ZlFAbA 

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1 day ago

.@GovEvers' pick to head @DHSWI has won approval from a Republican-controlled legislative committee. https://buff.ly/2KXc2aZ 

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1 day ago

"It is the most fun you can have as an adult, period." The @PaddleQuest kayak race is part scavenger hunt, part fantasy role-playing game and part Mardi Gras. @robertmentzer floated along for @wisconsinlife. https://buff.ly/2zgbjMF 

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1 day ago

About $3 billion is spent annually to fortify schools with cameras, fences and other security measures to curb violent attacks such as active shooters, but those tactics don't work, said @SafetyPhD, author and professor of education at Viterbo University. https://buff.ly/2KX7Ho5 

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1 day ago

The decision by @PPFA to withdraw from Title X rather than comply with the Trump administration's rules restricting what health care providers can say about abortion won't affect Wisconsin, as the state’s clinics lost their Title X funding five months ago. https://buff.ly/2zdnY2J 

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1 day ago

A bill designed to create more access to dental care would create a state license for dental therapists, who would work under the supervision of a dentist. They do restorative work like fill cavities and put on temporary crowns. https://buff.ly/2Zjf12C 

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1 day ago

Speaking on WPR's @centraltimewpr, @GovEvers said his goal for Wisconsin to move to 100 percent carbon-neutral electricity by 2050 is "doable."https://buff.ly/30rsB5y 

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A new set of bills at the state Capitol is aimed at stemming a rising tide of elder abuse in Wisconsin. https://buff.ly/30lKR03 

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1 day ago
We're coming to town, Washburn. Join us for a live event/recording WPR's Politics Podcast on 9/12. Lively political conversation + a beer! https://www.wpr.org/presents 

We're coming to town, Washburn. Join us for a live event/recording WPR's Politics Podcast on 9/12. Lively political conversation + a beer! https://www.wpr.org/presents 

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2 days ago

. @PSCWisconsin has unanimously approved the construction of the Cardinal-Hickory transmission line. The application process began in 2016, and utility companies hope to have it in service by 2023. https://buff.ly/2ZfxT6J 

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2 days ago

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is forecasting that water levels on the Great Lakes will remain high over the next six months, warning that significant shoreline damage is possible with storms this fall. https://buff.ly/2zm75TT 

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2 days ago

Former House Speaker Paul Ryan and his family are going to be splitting their time between Maryland and Wisconsin. https://buff.ly/2Mq0jVq 

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2 days ago

A study conducted in six Canadian cities found a link between maternal consumption of fluoride during pregnancy and intelligence of their children. https://buff.ly/2NjAjL6 

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2 days ago

A new survey finds that a majority of Americans, including gun owners, support laws that allow family members or law enforcement to request temporary removal of guns from a person who is seen to be a risk to themselves or others. https://buff.ly/2Z6nQRY 

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2 days ago

Utility providers and renewable energy groups say @GovEvers' plan to go carbon neutral by 2050 will require changes to business as usual, but his goal comes as many utilities are already shifting away from electricity generated by fossil fuels. https://buff.ly/2Zf8Xfn 

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