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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 young daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.

The Kevin Fischer "Whippersnapper Hall of Fame"- Inductee #13

Whippersnapper Hall of Fame


She is Bree McMahon, the epitome of dogged determination and inspiration. I first wrote about her earlier this year during one of my Week-ends blogs. McMahon’s is one of the most heartwarming stories you’ll ever hear.

Mike Bianchi of the Orlando Sentinel writes:

“She was at a car wash to help raise money for her club soccer team. An accident happened — a terrible, freakish accident. As Bree was getting ready to wash a car driven by one of her teammates, the driver's foot slipped off the brake and hit the gas. The car surged forward and pinned Bree against a brick wall.

Her lower extremities were smashed. Her left leg had to be amputated. Her right leg was saved — barely — but had to be rebuilt.

Since then, her story of hoping and coping has captured the nation.


‘Watch me come back from this!’ she said. ‘And I will come back from this!’

That's why it was so important for her to walk across the field Wednesday at Freedom High School — because she wanted to show her friends, her family, her team and, yes, herself that she is not going to give up.”

Read more about this marvelous young lady:


'Watch me come back from this'

Bree McMahon takes the walk of a lifetime

For Florida Teen, Sweetest of Senior Moments



THE KEVIN FISCHER "WHIPPERSNAPPER HALL OF FAME"

1) The Conservative Casanova

2) American Sweetheart

3) Eva Lorraine Molina

4) Matt Kallerud

5) Hannah Giles

6) Jillian Bandes

7) Jonathan McCoy

8) James O’Keefe

9) Jackie Seal

10) Jill Metzler

11) Ron Fournier

12) Jake Shafer

13) Bree McMahon

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