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Haunting Images From Trinity Lutheran Church Fire

A devastating fire destroyed a large portion of the historic Trinity Lutheran Evangelical Church, one of the oldest churches in the city. Lee Matz of the Milwaukee Independent was on the scene soon after the flames were extinguished. .

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MILWAUKEE INDEPENDENT

Marcia Thomas Reflects on Three Decades of USA For Africa

During the Charles Allis Art Museum’s exhibit of “Inspiring Change: The Photography of Chip Duncan and Mohamed Amin,” PBS Milwaukee’s Joanne Williams spoke with Marcia Thomas for a few minutes about "USA for Africa", and the Milwaukee Independent was able to film the conversation.

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NEWS FEATURE

John Gurda On The Historical Significance of the Trinity Lutheran Church

Historian John Gurda says the recent fire affects the entire community as in his latest column for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

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Pop-Up MKE launches first round of summer businesses

This summer, 17 businesses will cycle through locations on the North and South Sides as part ...

How to prevent summer brain drain

During the summer months away from school, every student risks summer learning loss. Children can ...

Banks earn millions from bonds issued to settle MPD brutality cases, new report finds

The city of Milwaukee borrowed an estimated $26 million in “police brutality bonds,” allowing banks and ...

On the Block: Blaming the victim

Charles Justus took a break from digging up weeds in Alice’s Garden to talk ...

First year at new project-based high school brought excitement, challenges

Pathways High School experienced a few bumps in the road during its first year, but ...

A fifth of immigrant children detained under ‘zero tolerance’ policy are younger than 13

The number of children has exploded in the past six weeks since the Trump administration ...

Central bank chiefs of 4 major nations raise trade concerns

The leaders of the central banks of four major economies expressed alarm Wednesday that multiple ...

Retired archbishop removed from public ministry after abuse allegation

The retired Roman Catholic archbishop of Washington, D.C., has been removed from public ministry ...

Migrant children: Trump promises to 'keep families together'

The Department of Homeland Security has reportedly drafted an executive order to curb the policy.

Hungary passes 'Stop Soros' law banning help for migrants

Under the new so-called "Stop Soros" law, anyone who helps asylum seekers faces a year ...

Jonas Knudsen: Denmark players pay for jet so defender can see new-born daughter

Denmark's players paid for a private jet so defender Jonas Knudsen could fly home and ...

EU to launch counter-tariffs against US on Friday

The move comes after President Donald Trump imposed steep duties on steel and aluminium in ...

MATC launches promise program for adults

Milwaukee Area Technical College officially launched the MATC Promise for Adults this morning, offering free ...

What are your plans for after the semester?

                               

A fond farewell: Editor-in-Chief’s final words

I’ll be honest. I procrastinated on writing this piece because I realize what it ...

Go old-school when studying for exams

Finish this song, if you can: A B C D E F G H I ...

Ask the JOBshop – What we offer

Dear JOBshop/InternConnect office, I’m a new Promise student here at MATC. I saw ...

Lord Huron, a memorable mashup

The folk-indie-rock-fusion band Lord Huron headlined at the Riverside Theater on April 23, offering a distinct ...

Students stop and shop for opportunity at Employer Marketplace

  On March 22, the MATC JOBshop sponsored an Employer Marketplace held in the downtown Milwaukee campus ...


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