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Evan Casey

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Evan Casey is the web editor who has been writing for the Shepherd Express since early 2018. He covers city hall and local issues across Milwaukee and the region. He has written about the lead in the water crisis, the opioid epidemic, Foxconn, the Milwaukee police and health departments, and local protests and marches. Email him any story ideas or tips here: evanc@shepex.com

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Plans for the proposed facility were sent back to committee Tuesday. Read more

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Prescription drug costs are reaching ridiculous levels across the country. Can local and state initiatives like the Lower Drug Costs Now Act help? Read more

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In 2018, nearly 2,000 individuals received services and support through the Milwaukee Women's Center. Read more

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The new restaurant will also be open year-round and have ticket packages available. Read more

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Some 90 homeless individuals at a homeless encampment labeled "tent city" received eviction notices last weekend. Read more

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ICE agents arrested 97 individuals across the Midwest last week in their latest "enforcement surge." Read more

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“This revised ordinance will empower youth from across the city to organize, perform and attend concerts and multimedia arts events,” Kelsey Kaufmann said about the changes. Read more

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“They do not understand what a positive influence my husband was in the Milwaukee community,” says Kristine De La Cruz. Read more

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Over 170 buildings in Milwaukee will be open to the public on Sept. 28th and 29th. Read more

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The City of Milwaukee has begun the feedback phase of their Dockless Scooter Pilot Study. Read more

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Wisconsin lawmakers will be voting on a bill this fall that would allow dental therapists to practice in order to reach undeserved communities. Read more

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A Milwaukee police officer was seen on video assisting ICE officers while detaining a Milwaukee resident Monday. Read more

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Mayor Barrett announced his proposed 2020 city budget Tuesday. Read more

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The sale is being hosted by The Friends of Milwaukee Public Library. Read more

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Protesters held signs that read “Save Our Public Schools,” and “Stop the Bullies: Full Funding for Public Schools.” Read more

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An online petition has been garnering support from those opposed to the possibility of a Dollar General Store opening in the Third Ward. Read more

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Milwaukee County Supervisors support state resolution that aims to reduce disenfranchisement. Read more

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Over 30 people have taken their lives at this Milwaukee landmark since 2000. Read more

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Here's a comprehensive list of all of the visual arts exhibits scheduled for Fall 2019 in Milwaukee. Read more

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Here's a comprehensive list of all of the theater performances scheduled for Fall 2019 in Milwaukee. Read more

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