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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, June 6, 2012

How solid is the case against former Supervisor Johnny Thomas?

While the state has been watching every twist and turn in the John Doe investigation into Scott...
Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Lee Holloway on his 20 years in Milwaukee County government

In 1992, Lee Holloway was a community health care executive who decided he would be a better county supervisor than the candidate who came knocking on his door to ask for his support. Twenty years later, Holloway is leaving the board on his own terms as board chair. During his tenure, Holloway created the...
Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011

Abele and GMC support it, board doesn't

In the final days of the state Legislative session, lawmakers passed a bill that creates a new fiscal position in Milwaukee County that's not only opposed by the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors but also requires a constitutional amendment...
Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011

Abele, Holloway spar over Milwaukee County transit insurance plan

In perhaps what is a sign of a contentious budget season to come, both Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele and Board Chair Lee Holloway are taking credit for an insurance plan change that could save the county up to $2 million...