I’m still trying to get my arms around the budget vetted by the Joint Finance Committee in the wee hours of this morning. But one thing is for sure—Scott Walker is running for president. He and the Republican members of the JFC have checked off all of the boxes Walker needs to promote himself nationally. Of course, Republican legislators gave him a head start two years ago, when Walke...
For the public officials who safeguard Milwaukee’s water,
Cryptosporidium changed everything.
Two decades ago, the parasite passed through the city’s Howard Avenue
water treatment plant and reached city taps, resulting in an estimated 400,000
departure from her treasured roots in Shorewood, Amelia Vorpahl has traveled
the world and returned to the States to become a valuable part of a noble
ecological cause. Vorpahl now manages communications
Why wonder about water on Mars,
when there’s plenty to ponder from the shores of Lake Michigan? Photographer
Kevin J. Miyazaki navigated the lake’s 1,800-mile perimeter this past summer
with a portable studio ready to record, via digital C-prints, the diverse