Wisconsin Archives

Report: Wisconsin has the highest black male incarceration rate in the nation

May 3, 2013

By Raina J. Johnson Special to the Milwaukee Times In a 33-page report recently released by the UW-Milwaukee Employment and Training Institute, the numbers are startling but not surprising to many. The report focuses on two decades of data from “the Department of Corrections (DOC) and the Department of Transportation (DOT) files to assess employment… [Read More]

The wild midwest

April 22, 2013

Being Frank By Frank James IV In Wisconsin residents have the right to carry concealed weapons.  There have been over 100,000 concealed weapon permits issued to the peaceful residents of the Badger State.  In Milwaukee they have a lawman that appears to be for armed vigilantism.  This same lawman decries the legal system and judges… [Read More]

AAA Wisconsin offers important winter driving reminders

December 27, 2012

With the first major winter storm having hit much of the state last week, AAA advises motorists to prepare themselves and their vehicles. Snow, wind and cold weather make driving conditions more difficult, especially during the first big storm of the season as well as for teen drivers. Motorists are advised to allow extra travel… [Read More]