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Lauren Keene is a student at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. She is currently double majoring in both Journalism, Advertising and Media Studies along with Digital Arts and Culture. Before joining the Digital Team at Fox 6, Lauren was a freelance culture contributor at various Milwaukee publications including Shepherd Express and Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.


Recent Articles
  • 28-year-old woman injured following road rage shooting near 60th and Burleigh

    MILWAUKEE — A 28-year-old woman is being treated for injuries following a shooting Friday night, May 17 near 60th and Burleigh. According to police, the woman walked into a local hospital, seeking treatment for a non-life-threatening gunshot wound around 7:30 p.m. The woman said that she was a passenger inside a vehicle traveling west on Burleigh St. when the car became involved in a road rage incident. Words were exchanged between the occupants of both cars when a suspect from […]

  • Video: 10-year-old Florida boy runs in honor of fallen Appleton Firefighter Mitchell Lundgaard

    WINTER SPRINGS, Fla. — Nearly 1,300 miles away from Appleton, a 10-year-old boy named Zechariah is playing tribute to fallen firefighter Mitchell Lundgaard. On Friday night, May 17, the young boy dedicated a one-mile run to Lundgaard — and streamed the touching tribute on Facebook. Zechariah is running 150 miles to pay tribute to the 150 polices officers who died in the line of duty last year. He also runs one mile every day for every on-duty law enforcement officer […]

  • Vienna Beef Ltd. recalls beef products due to possible foreign matter contamination

    WASHINGTON — Vienna Beef Ltd., a Chicago, Ill. establishment, is recalling approximately 2,030 pounds of beef frank links products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically metal, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Saturday, May 18. The beef frank links items were produced on May 2, 2019. The following products are subject to recall: 10-lb. cases containing “SKINLESS BEEF FRANKFURTERS 6” 8’s 10#” with case code 013180 and package code 9122 represented on […]

  • Milwaukee police identify woman accused of stabbing MCTS bus driver; suspect in custody

    MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Police Department has identified a suspect wanted for the aggravated assault of a Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) bus driver. The identification was made on Friday, May 17 — and the suspect is now in custody. The assault happened near 76th and Appleton on Wednesday, May 15. Officials say the suspect refused to pay the bus fare around 3:30 p.m. When confronted by the driver that she had to pay the bus fare, officials say she […]

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    Police: 23-year-old man injured in shooting during armed robbery near 18th and Capitol

    MILWAUKEE — A 23-year-old man is being treated for his injuries following a shooting that happened during an armed robbery near 18th and Capitol Saturday, May 11. According to police, a confrontation occurred between the victim and two other men around 10:15 p.m. One of the men fired at the victim, striking him. Everyone fled the home at that time. The victim was taken to a nearby hospital by a family member. The investigation was ongoing, and police were searching […]

  • Spend a day with Mom at the Milwaukee County Zoo, courtesy of Noodles World Kitchen

    MILWAUKEE — Everyone loves the Milwaukee County Zoo. Why not take your mom out to one of Milwaukee’s most exciting attractions to celebrate Mother’s Day? Thanks to Noodles World Kitchen, admission is free for moms on Sunday, May 12.

  • The Beef Lady cooks up mouthwatering grilled peppery top round steak

    MILWAUKEE — The Beef Lady stopped by the Fox6 WakeUp studios on Sunday, May 12 to share another one of her delicious recipes: Grilled peppery top round steak with Parmesan asparagus. Yum! INGREDIENTS: 1 beef Top Round Steak, cut 3/4 inch thick (about 1 pound) 1 pound asparagus, trimmed 1 teaspoon olive oil 3 tablespoons shredded Parmesan cheese Salt Hot cooked orzo (optional) Marinade: 1/4 cup red wine vinegar 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon fresh thyme 2 large cloves […]

  • Get ready for Mother’s Day with these tech gift ideas

    MILWAUKEE — Mother’s Day is just one day away — and a day devoted to Mom is a day you won’t want to forget. AT&T’s Nathan Fricke stopped by the Fox6 WakeUp studios on Saturday, May 11 with some tech gift ideas for all the special moms out there.

  • A delicious Mother’s Day brunch with Fleming’s Steakhouse

    MILWAUKEE — Is there a better way to celebrate Mother’s Day than with a delicious brunch? Fleming’s Steakhouse doesn’t think so! Kelly Beyer, operating partner and Chef Luis Campos, chef partner stopped by the Fox6 WakeUp studios on Saturday, May 11 to discuss the steakhouse’s upcoming Mother’s Day festivities. About Fleming’s Mother’s Day Brunch For Mother’s Day, Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar is offering a three-course menu for both children (starting at $16) and adults (starting at $48). All adult […]

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    21-year-old man injured following shooting near 16th and Hadley

    MILWAUKEE — A 21-year-old man is injured following a shooting near 16th and Hadley Friday, May 10. According to police, the victim was sitting in a car near the area when an unknown subject began firing a gun for an unknown reason. A bullet entered the vehicle and struck the victim. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital. Police are searching for suspects.

  • Suspect in custody following shooting near 94th and Swan

    MILWAUKEE — A 51-year-old man is injured following a shooting incident near 94th and Swan Rd. Friday, May 10. According to police, a subject confronted the 51-year-old man and began to destroy his property. The subject began to shoot at the man, wounding him. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital for his injuries. A suspect has been arrested, and the investigation is ongoing.

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    Man injured following shooting near 60th and Fond du Lac

    MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are searching for a suspect following a non-life-threatening shooting near 60th and Fond du Lac Friday, May 10. Police say the victim, a 24-year-old man, said he was near the area when a subject approached him on foot and attempted to rob him. The victim refused to comply with demands and fled on foot. The suspected fired a gun at the victim, striking him as he ran. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital following […]

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