Marquette Wire

Gun control controversy continues in MKE

Nick Biggi

April 9, 2013

Filed under News

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke continued his public argument with Police Chief Ed Flynn and Mayor Tom Barrett Monday when he released a statement challenging Flynn and others to be tougher on gun incidents in the city. Clarke’s...

Marquette Law poll suggests support for increased gun control

Jason Kurtyka

March 26, 2013

Filed under News

A Marquette Law School poll released on March 19 found that a majority of Wisconsinites favor increased gun control, with 81 percent of respondents said support for expanding background checks at private gun sales and gun shows. Lara...

Obama pushes for greater gun control

Nick Biggi

February 5, 2013

Filed under News

In his latest effort to push stricter gun control legislation, President Obama traveled to Minneapolis Monday, where he praised the city’s efforts to decrease gun violence. The campaign-like speech, Obama’s first time speaking...

Windfall ‘Nurtures’ a dark, topical comedy

Jennie Jorgensen

February 17, 2011

Filed under Featured, Marquee

We all love a good oxymoron. It’s that push and pull of opposites that catches our eye: jumbo shrimp, same difference, Microsoft Works. But there’s one oxymoron in the city that should do more than just catch your eye — it should draw you in. “Disturb...