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Friday, Feb. 7, 2014
 The convenience beverage market got jumbled recently when, first, Oregon-based Union Wine Co. announced in November that it would soon sell its Underwood pinot gris and pinot noir in 12-ounce cans and, second, the London department store Selfridges unveiled a champagne
Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012
The Brewers and Ryan Braun will soon know whether the National League MVP must watch the first 50 games of 2012. Last week an arbitration panel heard Braun's appeal of his positive test for a banned substance in October...
Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010
Is Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm letting drug dealers, thieves and pedophiles off the hook? Well, that’s what the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s front-page article on Sunday would like you to believe. But the reality is much different than the JS’s view of the world. The Milwaukee County district attorney’s deferred prosecution program holds nonviolent offenders accountable in a much praised, efficient manner. Note that drunken drivers, offenders who had been...
Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2010

The woman behind the headlines should not have lost her license, judge says

Early last year, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel launched the “Cashing In On Kids” series detailing alleged fraud in the Wisconsin Shares program, which provides day care subsidies for low-income parents. Although the Journal Sentinel has highlighted...
Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2009

Plus Hero and Jerk of the Week

The Journal Sentinel did an investigative series on day care providers, which is good, but the paper’s sensationalized coverage was disgraceful. If there is fraud, it should be prosecuted, but the vast majority of the cases being labeled as fraud simply appear to be reporting errors. It is similar to the person who puts a number...