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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.

Friday Night Forgotten Oldie: No No No No

Friday Night Forgotten Oldie

I seem to recall an interview where ex-Beatle Ringo Starr said that circa 1990 he decided to healthy. I mean really healthy.

Exercised. Completely dropped nasty habits. And it worked.

After Starr turned 70 a few years back, Express in the UK described him as “Lean and boisterous in tight jeans, T-shirt and designer sunglasses he has been described as looking ‘like a fiftysomething in the first throes of an affair with a younger woman’.”

Could it be that Ringo listened to his own mid-1970’s advice, supplied by songwriter Hoyt Axton?

Forty years ago right now, this song was climbing the charts and would be a Top Ten smash.

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Who is a city's primary customer?

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"I've had people curse at me, yell at me. They don't know me at all."

I see them every morning on my way to work.

Sometimes on my way home.

Just about every Friday when I’m heading home from the Channel 10 taping of InterCHANGE.

Panhandlers with sad writing on cardboard.

Some motorists give money. An overwhelming number doesn’t.

I’ve never seen any exchange between motorist and panhandler except the exchange of cash.

If you choose not to give, donate instead to bona fide shelters and organziations that help those truly in need.  Keep driving past the man or woman clutching the sign quietly without making a scene.

This reporter found that wasn’t always the case.

Haven't done it in awhile...let's play FINAL JEOPDARDY!

Final Jeopardy

Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, yes it's that time.....time once again for another This Just In edition of:


Are you ready?

Well then, let’s play!

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A Meat-Filled Month at Bartolotta's



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