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    July 22

    Weird Al Yankovic’s “Mission Statement” Milwaukee Polo Club, Hartland American Red Cross mobile apps Milwaukee Recreation Milwaukee Sport Fencing Academy

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    ARRESTED: Three taken into custody in connection with July 21st shooting on city’s north side

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Three men were arrested by officers from District 3 of the Milwaukee Police Department for their suspected role in a shooting. According to police, at approximately 7:05 p.m. on July 21st, a 21-year-old Milwaukee man was shot in the leg while was sitting on the steps of a building in the 1900 block of N. 23rd Street. He was taken to the hospital for the treatment of non-life threatening injuries. Approximately 90 minutes later, officers on patrol […]

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    DONORS NEEDED: Red Cross issues urgent call for blood, platelet donors

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The American Red Cross is facing a looming blood shortage, leading to an urgent need for donors of all blood types to roll up a sleeve and give. Donations through the Red Cross are down approximately 8 percent over the last 11 weeks, resulting in about 80,000 fewer donations than expected. The number of donors continues to decline, and the shortfall is significant enough that the Red Cross could experience an emergency situation in the coming weeks. […]

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    Two off-duty Milwaukee Police Department detectives helped save an infant’s life

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The quick thinking and actions of two off-duty Milwaukee Police Department detectives helped save an infant’s life. At approximately 11:55 p.m. on July 19th, Detective Terrence Wright, assigned to South Investigations Division, was in his personal vehicle heading home from work when he saw a woman run out of a building in the 700 block of N. James Lovell Street. She was holding an infant and yelling for help because her child was not breathing and had […]

  • Forget forks & knifes: Delicious foods you can serve on a stick

    Forget forks and knifes — we’re going State Fair style. Watch the video above to check some foods you can serve on a stick. Mac n’ Cheese on a Stick with Shrimp 1 box Shells an Cheese 2 Eggs 3oz. Havarti Cheese 3oz. Sharp Cheddar  Cheese 10 Large Shrimp 6 Strips of Bacon Jumbo Shells /Large Manicotti Follow directions of shells and cheese Boil large shells Cook bacon separately After shells and cheese is done *Add eggs *Add chesses *chop shrimp […]

  • Fencing in Milwaukee: Chip gets a lesson in fencing at Milwaukee Sport Fencing Association

    Milwaukee Sport Fencing Association (MFSA) claims to be the only ‘dedicated’ fencing facility in the state. Their mission is to “to grow the sport of fencing in Milwaukee.  Our primary goals are to foster fun, exercise, sport, and to secure the benefits that amateur sport can impart to children and adults.” Watch as Chip gets a behind the scenes sneak peek at their fencing lessons and talks with some of the students.  

  • The Phantom of the Opera is coming to town! Learn all about the big Broadway production

    The Phantom of the Opera is coming to town! It opens at the Marcus Center For the Performing Arts Wednesday, July 23rd. Jacquelynne Fontaine, who plays one of the key roles in the who,  joins Real Milwaukee to talk all about the production.

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    Enjoy arts and crafts? Head to Glaze in Thiensville to try your hand at some projects

    Whether you’re young or old, arts and crafts can be fun. Laura Langemo hangs at Glaze in Thiensville to try her hand at some projects. Enjoy arts and crafts? Head to Glaze in Thiensville to try your hand at some projects

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    Looking to get your body ready for the beach? Try these exercise routines

    Looking to get your body ready for the beach? Adam Von Rothfelder joins FOX6 WakeUp to show you some exercise moves that could help.  

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    Planning on swimming this summer? Find out what’s new with life preservers

    Most people know that life jackets help save lives — but people still find reasons not to wear them. Chris Stutzman from Gander Mountain joins FOX6 WakeUp to talk about what’s new with life preservers.    

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    Look who is turning six years old Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

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    Hot & humid: Combination of hot temperatures, high humidity could lead to heat illnesses

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) – FOX6 Meteorologist Rob Haswell says Tuesday, July 22nd will be hot and sticky, with a push of much warmer air and highs in the low 90s. This combination of hot temperatures and high humidity could lead to heat illnesses. Given the cool summer we’ve experienced so far, these conditions may lead to a high risk of heat related stress and illness. This is especially true of the young and elderly, and those without air conditioning. Here are some […]