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Milwaukee Talks: WISN-TV meteorologist Lindsey Slater

Published Aug. 31, 2018

We caught up with meteorologist Lindsey Slater, who in just her third job in the industry, is working in a coveted position at WISN-TV in her hometown to ask her about that, as well as about girls in science, social media and, well, cookies.

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Milwaukee Talks: WISN-TV Chief Meteorologist Mark Baden

Published July 9, 2018

Now that he's celebrated more than 20 years as a chief meteorologist in Milwaukee, we sat down with WISN-TV / Channel 12's Mark Baden to ask about how social media and climate change have affected his job, among other things.

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Krause, Adrian and others enter the Silver Circle

Published July 10, 2015

The Silver Circle was created by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (the same academy that people thank when they get an Emmy award) to have special recognition for people in the media who have had an impact on a community. In Wisconsin, six people will be inducted this year into the circle.

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Kidd O'Shea leaving 99.1 The Mix

Published July 1, 2015

Kidd O'Shea knows where his roots are. And that is why he got a bit teary this morning. On the "Kidd and Elizabeth Show" on WMYX-FM, O'Shea announced that he was leaving the station.

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Cain joins Ch. 12 morning news anchor desk

Published May 29, 2015

A new anchor will be on the set at WISN-TV CH. 12 for its morning news. On July 6, Chase Cain joins the "WISN 12 News This Morning" team as co-anchor with Melinda Davenport. Cain replaces Patrick Paolantonio, who will be moving to the station's evening newscasts.

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Garbaciak, Paolantonio to play greater roles at WISN

Published May 20, 2015

Joyce Garbaciak, the one-time anchor at WITI-TV Fox 6 and who has been working as a special correspondent at WISN since 2006, will anchor the Ch. 12 main desk with Kathy Mykleby at 6 and 10 p.m. weeknights. Patrick Paolantonio will move from mornings, re-joining Toya Washington at 5 p.m.

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McKee out at WISN-TV 12

Published May 20, 2015

WISN-TV Ch. 12 announced Monday that evening anchor Craig McKee is headed to Cincinnati. According to Jan Wade, president and general manager, McKee's last day on the air in Milwaukee will be Friday.

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WISN-TV named station of the year

Published May 4, 2015

Last weekend, representatives from television and radio stations converged on Madison for the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association 2014 Awards for Excellence.

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Area broadcasters earn regional awards

Published April 27, 2015

WISN-TV Ch. 12 was awarded two regional Edward R. Murrow Awards last week. The ABC affiliate was recognized for Best Newscast and Breaking News by the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA).

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Local stations mining more viewers among fractured audience

Published March 27, 2015

Local broadcasters have had to change what it broadcasts to gather as large of a desired niche viewership it can to serve its advertisers. That means taking a look at demographics and programing for a specific audience at different parts of the day.

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WISN wins sweeps, is most-watched in Milwaukee

Published Feb. 27, 2015

For the latest sweep that ended on Wednesday, WISN-TV Ch. 12 emerged as the winner as the most watched station in the market. This time, the ABC affiliate leaned on the strength of its early evening newscasts at 5 and 6 p.m.