Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades. A longtime aide to state Senate Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature, Kevin can be seen offering his views on the news on the public affairs program, "InterCHANGE," on Milwaukee Public Television Channel 10, and heard filling in on Newstalk 1130 WISN. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their lovely baby daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.
A look back at the people and events that made news the past week. Week-ends is a regular weekly feature of This Just In...
HEROES OF THE WEEK
Two heroes in Brooklyn gun battle
Congressman Jason Chaffetz
Mackenzie Frost & friends
VILLAINS OF THE WEEK
Trig Palin attackers
The Cape-a-bility Challenge
QUOTES OF THE WEEK
“Assistant Attorney General JoAnne Kloppenburg had a chance to bow out graciously and concede defeat in the hotly contested state Supreme Court race, but she chose to extend the drama Wednesday, calling a for a statewide recount of the vote.
It is a waste of time and money.”
"All we ask for is for our side to be heard. We won. Why don't they understand? If they had a rally, we'd never do what they're doing."
One of the tea party supporters at a
“Stand up, GOP, and fight. Maybe I should ask some of the Badger women’s hockey team, those champions, maybe I should ask them if we should be suggesting to GOP leaders that they need to learn to fight like a girl.”'
“I give the president credit for at least one thing. He’s proven that someone can deserve a Nobel prize less than Al Gore.”
“I’m not one to question to President Obama’s birth certificate, but when I look at his policies, I do wonder what planet he’s from.”
"I want to embrace the country that I love."
OUTRAGE OF THE WEEK
The uncivil left.
MOST UNDER-REPORTED STORY OF THE WEEK
The latest report on clergy abuse shows spike in false claims.
MOST OVER-HYPED STORY OF THE WEEK
STRANGEST, MOST UNUSUAL STORY OF THE WEEK
Pregnot: Student fakes pregnancy. Read why.
Hotel guests make memorable requests.
Global warming must be true because he says so.
And we close with the latest from NewsBusted!