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Milwaukee inches ever closer to its doomsday flag scenario: a third flag. Read more

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As 2018 comes to a close, it's a good time to reflect on all that's happened in the city this year. Of all of the stories that we covered this year, here are the ten most read on Read more


The recommendations will have to be approved by the Common Council at a future date, meaning there is no current timeline set for the process of selecting a new city flag. Read more

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The Milwaukee People's Flag effort responds to complaints its online campaign wasn't inclusive with... another non-inclusive online campaign. Read more

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Shame on the People's Flag campaign for putting us in this position. Shame on the Milwaukee Common Council for humoring this madness. Read more

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The Milwaukee Arts Board decided that a request-for-proposals should be issued for a consultant to lead the search for a new flag. Read more

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The City Flag Subcommittee will meet to discuss next steps Monday, Nov. 5 at 4 p.m. at City Hall. Read more

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The People's Flag does not have the support of all demographics of the city, several Common Council members argued at sometimes a testy meeting Thursday. Read more

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This is what happens when design purists arbitrarily insist that flags be limited to a few basic colors and bland geometric shapes. Read more

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Milwaukeeans are hardly the only ones enthusiastic about their own city. Young creatives have made civic pride all the rage all over the country. Read more

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