AP-WI--Wisconsin News Digest, WI
Jul. 08, 2018
Here's a look at AP's general news coverage in Wisconsin. Questions about coverage plans go to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Dave Kolpack is on the desk.
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AROUND THE STATE:
BUSINESS APARTMENT RENTALS
MILWAUKEE — A Milwaukee-based startup that assists business travelers by setting them up in apartments is looking to expand to seven more cities by the end of the year. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that Frontdesk launched in 2017 and generates $250,000 a month at its 75 units in Milwaukee, Indianapolis and Charlotte, North Carolina. Frontdesk focuses on serving young business travelers who want to book online and stay in neighborhoods to experience the life of the city's residents. SENT: 265 words.
FOSTER CARE-PILOT PROGRAM
RACINE, Wis. — A pilot program that will change the way certain court cases involving children are represented in Racine, Kenosha, Brown, Outagamie, and Winnebago counties is now in effect and will continue for three years. By Alyssa Mauk, Racine Journal Times. SENT IN ADVANCE: 548 words.
EDGERTON, Wis. — An Edgerton man wants to transform the first floor of his family's tobacco warehouse into a museum, a space that would pay homage to the history of agricultural and industrial tobacco production in Edgerton. By Ashley McCallum, The Janesville Gazette. SENT IN ADVANCE: 829 words.
SMALL PLANE-EMERGENCY LANDING
MILWAUKEE — The Brewers wrap up a four-game series against the Atlanta Braves before finishing a successful first half of the season with a week-long road trip. Upcoming: 650 words, photos. game starts 1:10 p.m. CT.
ONEIDA, Wis. — The second annual Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic wraps up with the fourth round. Upcoming: 650 words, photos.
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