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.
There hasn't been enough news coverage about Lt. Michael Murphy whow as killed in Afghanistan and is the recipient of the Medal of Honor.
Murphy made my HEROES OF THE WEEK list on Week-ends last Saturday and fellow Franklin blogger Fred Keller has also written about Murphy.
Pictures are powerful. Last night, The NBC Nightly News paid tribute to Murphy.
NBC Correspondent Jim Miklaszewski did the story. He's a Cudahy native and a great reporter.
Watch his stirring report.
President Bush will present the Medal of Honor to Murphy's parents Oct. 22 at the White House.