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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.

Could it happen in Franklin?


Jane Ford-Stewart reports:


"WhitnallSchool District taxpayers will get a bigger break on their school taxes for the 2011-12 school year than was apparent at the Sept. 26 annual meeting.

 

At that time, Whitnall officials expected a property tax levy drop for school purposes of 5.31 percent, or $876,643. But because state levy limits came in lower than expected, the actual drop will be 5.8 percent or $957,562.

 

The School Board officially set the levy on Monday of $15,542,825."

 

At it’s August 24 meeting the Franklin School Board approved a paltry property tax levy decrease of -0.4%..The board meets Wednesday night to finally adjust, if at all, the levy.

Will they knock it down even further, like say, a lot?

They could…

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