Marquette Wire

Barrett delivers State of City address

Ben Greene

February 26, 2013

Filed under Editors' Picks, News

Mayor Tom Barrett highlighted Milwaukee's public transportation system, health, local economy and crime rates as areas needing improvement in his 2013 State of the City address at the Pritzlaff Building Monday morning. Eight community leaders...

Sheriff Clarke and Mayor Barrett discuss gun ownership

Nick Biggi

January 31, 2013

Filed under News

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke has come under fire for a public service announcement in which he urged citizens to no longer call 911, but rather take classes in operating a firearm. The message recorded by Clarke said...

Infant deaths cripple Milwaukee

Brooke Goodman

February 1, 2011

Filed under Featured, News

The infant mortality rates for blacks in Milwaukee and Wisconsin were worse than the overall infant mortality rates of 35 countries in 2005, including developing nations Cuba, Chile, Puerto Rico and Costa Rica, according to a...

City’s grant to be used toward solar technology

Rebecca Prybell

November 10, 2009

Filed under Featured, News

Department of Energy money to improve "green" capabilities All across campus and the city of Milwaukee, changes are being implemented to improve the environmental sustainability of buildings through the use of solar power an...