Mone tapped as UWM interim chancellor
    University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross announced Tuesday that Mark Mone will serve as the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee interim chancellor following the departure of Chancellor Michael Lovell next month. Lovell announced on March 26 that he had been named the first lay president of Marquette University in Milwaukee. Mone is a professor of management […]
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    Brewer suspensions: Update
    Milwaukee Brewers catcher Martin Maldonado has been suspended for five games and centerfielder Carlos Gomez three games for their roles in a bench clearing melee on Sunday at PNC Park in Pittsburgh. Pirates outfielder Travis Snider was suspended two games and catcher Russell Martin one game.  All four players were also fined. Pirates starting pitcher […]
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    Leibham and Harris enter race for 6th CD
    There are two more candidates in the race to succeed retiring 6th District congressman Tom Petri. State Senator Joe Leibham, a Sheboygan Republican, made his official announcement Tuesday. And Winnebago County Executive Mark Harris is the first Democrat to enter the race, telling the Oshkosh Northwestern that he’ll run. Leibham, 43, was first elected to […]
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    Maldonado suspended by MLB
    Milwaukee Brewers catcher Martin Maldonado has been suspended five games by Major League Baseball for his role in Sunday’s bench-clearing incident with the Pittsburgh Pirates.  Maldonado was also fined $2,500.  His suspension and fine was first reported today by ESPN’s Buster Olney. The melee started when Brewers’ outfielder Carlos Gomez and Pittsburgh pitcher Gerritt Cole […]
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    Roth will seek state Senate seat
    A former Wisconsin lawmaker has officially announced he will seek the state Senate seat being vacated by Mike Ellis. Roger Roth issued this statement Monday: “I am encouraged by the tremendous outpouring of support from my friends, family and neighbors across the Fox Valley and I know that I can once again be a strong voice […]
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