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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.

Photos of the Week (05/20/12)

Photos of the Week


1) This Feb. 27 photo released by the State Attorney's Office on May 17 shows George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer who shot Trayvon Martin, with blood on the back of his head. Photo: State Attorney's Office via AP


2) Former Colombian Interior Minister Fernando Londono, who is injured, walks as he is guarded by a bodyguard after an explosion in a central avenue in Bogota on Tuesday. A bomb attack in a commercial district of Colombia's capital Bogota killed two people on Tuesday and injured Londono who was the target, President Juan Manuel Santos said. Photo: Fredy Builes / Reuters


3) Former presidential candidate Sen. John Edwards, right, and his daughter Cate Edwards are escorted into a federal courthouse by police in Greensboro, N.C., Friday, May 18, 2012. John Edwards has pleaded not guilty to six counts related to campaign finance violations over nearly $1 million from two wealthy donors used to help hide the Democrat's pregnant mistress as he sought the White House in 2008. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)


4) Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck holds up a rocket launcher taken as part of a cache of weapons received as part of a weekend gun buyback program at Los Angeles Police headquarters in Los Angeles on Monday, May 14, 2012. The haul also included 791 handguns, 527 rifles, 302 shotguns, marking a four-year low. A local supermarket chain donated $200,000 in gift cards to give out in exchange for the guns. Photos: Nick Ut / AP


5) A police helicopter hovers over a school bus as it drops off children outside a subdivision Wednesday, May 16, 2012, in Hampton, Ga. Police in an Atlanta suburb are escorting school buses and guarding students at bus stops after a man aimed a rifle at a bus with children on board and dropped a notebook that listed bus numbers. (AP Photo/David Goldman)


6) Protestors rip a United States flag on the fence surrounding the Gill Tract at the University of California Agriculture Research Station Monday, May 14, 2012, in Albany, Calif. Anti-development protesters who had planted an urban farm and camped on UC Berkeley-owned land were raided by UC Berkeley police early this morning after a deadline passed for them to vacate the property. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)


7) Former Navy Seal, Coleman Ruiz, takes part in a 1,700-mile relay walk, May 14, 2012, near Dandridge, Tenn. Ruiz is the executive director of the Carry the Load program that benefits nonprofit organizations that help veterans, active duty service members and military families. (J. Miles Cary/Knoxville News Sentinel)


8) Holocaust survivors wearing 'Talit' (prayer shawls) and 'Tefilin' (phylacteries), sit in a synagogue during a Bar Mitzvah ceremony on May 17, 2012 in Ashkelon, Israel. The six Holocaust survivors were unable as children to celebrate the bar mitzvah. Photo: David Buimovitch / AFP - Getty Images


9) The home on East 125th Street in Cleveland that Sharice Swain crashed into sits damaged on Friday. Swain, 29, was stabbed during an argument while sitting behind the wheel of a car Thursday night, tried to drive away and struck her attacker's 2-year-old daughter before crashing into the house. Swain and the girl both died, and the toddler's mother was found naked several blocks away and arrested. A bizarre, tragic story. Photo: Mark Duncan / AP


10) In this Sunday, May 13, 2012 photo provided by Beatriz Diaz, officials investigate the scene where a man crashed his car through a wall and into a swimming pool in La Puente, Calif. , early Sunday morning, May 13, 2012. The driver, 40-year-old Modesto Cabral, was able to escape from the car through the passenger side window and had only minor injuries. Photo: AP


11) A set of images released by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency show a scale model of the 
compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, where Osama bin Laden was killed. The model was built by the agency and used by military and intelligence leaders to plan the raid. The once-classified model is scaled at 1 inch to 7 feet and each object in the model existed at one time at the original compound. Photo: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency via AP


12)
First lady Michelle Obama hugs Rose Mary Sabo-Brown after President Barack Obama awarded posthumously the Medal of Honor to Sabo-Brown, widow of Specialist Leslie H. Sabo, Jr., US Army, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, May 16, 2012. Sabo was killed in 1970 in Cambodia during the Vietnam War. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)


13) Volunteers from the South Carolina Aquarium release a rehabilitated Loggerhead Sea Turtle on Friday in Isle of Palms, South Carolina. The turtle was one of two that were rescued and nursed back to health by the sea turtle hospital at the aquarium. Photo: Richard Ellis / Getty Images


14) Executive chef Pat Donahue, of Anthony's Restaurants, executive chef Wayne Johnson, of Ray's Boathouse, Frankie Ragusa, general manger of Ocean Beauty Seafoods, and executive chef Jason Wilson, of Crush, walk with a 55-pound Copper River king salmon on May 18. The first shipment of Alaska's prized Copper River salmon arrived early Friday morning at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport aboard an Alaska Airlines cargo flight from Cordova, Alaska. Copper River salmon, known for its superiority in the culinary world, is prized for its high oil content and flavor. It typically brings the highest prices at restaurants and fish markets. Photo: Ted S. Warren / AP


15) A Peruvian chef tosses a fish to a pelican at a pier in Chorrillos, Peru, on May 18. A group of local chefs and restaurant owners gathered on the pier to feed pelicans in their efforts to save them from starvation. Scientists studying a mass die-off of thousands of pelicans on northern Peru's beaches say they think hotter than usual ocean temperatures have driven a type of anchovy deeper into the sea, beyond the reach of many young pelicans. Photo: Martin Mejia / AP


16) A woman looks at an elk standing on a lawn at a residential area in eastern Moscow, May 16. An elk family of bull, cow and calf wandered into a residential area in the eastern part of the Russian capital, close to Losiny Ostrov (Elk Island) National Park, Russian media reported. Photo: Andrey Smirnov / AFP - Getty Images


17) A red fox sits in the grass as a magpie dives toward it in a field east of Walla Walla, Wash., Tuesday, May 15, 2012. (AP Photo/Walla Walla Union-Bulletin, Jeff Horner)


18) A family of geese crosses a road in the evening sunlight in East Rutherford, N.J., May 11, 2012. (Mel Evans/Associated Press)


19) Melanie Schultz van Haegen-Maas Geesteranus, Dutch Minister of Infrastructure and Enviroment, drives Wubbo Ockels Superbus in Valkenburg, The Netherlands on 15 May 2012 after the RWD, the institution that provides the registration of motor vehicles, provided the registration for the bus. The Superbus project aims to develop high speed coaches capable of speeds of up to 250 kilometres per hour (160 mph) together with the supporting infrastructure including special highway lanes constructed separately next to the nation's highways. Photo: Frank Van Beek / EPA


20) The 1 km (0.62 mile) cable car line crosses the River Thames from the Greenwich Peninsula to the Royal Docks, linking two important Olympic sites. Up to 34 gondolas, each carrying a maximum of 10 passengers, will transport people across the river. Photo: Lefteris Pitarakis / AP


21) Paralympic swimmer Xavi Torres, 37, of Spain carries his orthopaedic legs after a training session on the Balearic island of Palma de Mallorca on May 15. This summer, Torres, who has previously won 16 paralympic medals, will participate in his sixth paralympic games. He currently owns four world swimming records in different categories. Photo: Enrique Calvo / Reuters


22) Toronto Blue Jays' Edwin Encarnacion reaches into the stands to make a catch to out Tampa Bay Rays' B.J. Upton during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, May 15, 2012, in Toronto. (AP Photos/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)


23) Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon, kneeling at right, watches as the training staff tends to Will Rhymes after he collapsed at first base in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday, May 16, 2012, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Rhymes had been hit by a pitch from Boston's Franklin Morales. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)


24) Yoga instructor Tao Porchon-Lynch goes through yoga poses in her yoga class in Hartsdale, New York on Monday. At 93 years old, Porchon-Lynch was named the world's oldest yoga teacher by Guinness World Records. Photos: Keith Bedford / Reuters


25) Maura Mayorga, standing right, and Michael Wengenroth embrace after getting engaged during the University of North Carolina's 2012 commencement in Chapel Hill, N.C., May 12. About 5,700 students graduated. Photo: Takaaki Iwabu / The News & Observer via AP


26) Dale Chihuly is seen silhouetted in the entryway to the "Mille Fiori" during a preview of his show at the Seattle Center. Photo: Elaine Thompson / AP


27) Statue of Marilyn Monroe stands at its new home in downtown Palm Springs, California on May 16, 2012. Tourists and local residents snap photos of 'Forever Marilyn," a 26-foot-tall sculpture of the Hollywood legend who was known to visit Palm Springs. (Irfan Khan/Los Angeles Times/MCT)


28) Local radio personalities Fitzy, right, and Wippa, left, lift Chandra Bahadur Dangi, the world shortest person, as water rushes in on Bondi Beach in Sydney, Tuesday, May 15, 2012. Dangi, a 72-year-old Nepalese man, whom a doctor and Guinness World Records official measured and confirmed his height is 54.6 centimeters (21.5 inches) February 2012, touches the ocean and sand for the first time in his life. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)


29) Senior Sara Marshall hugs Barbara Behlmann during lunch on Thursday, May 10, 2012, at Hazelwood West High School in Hazelwood, Mo. Behlmann is a homecoming queen, a cheerleader and clearly one of the most popular students at Hazelwood West High School in suburban St. Louis. She also has Down syndrome. But she was raised in a home where her parents never put limits on her, and she has taken that message to heart as she prepared to graduate Saturday. Photo: Erik M. Lunsford / St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP


30) Second grader Ashley Jackson, from Germanshire Elementary, gets ready to perform at Sherwood Elementary in Memphis, Tenn. during an Art For Life's Sake music and literacy program, May 14, 2012. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal)


31) Women stand on a performer who calls himself 'The Human Floor' as he lays on a bed of broken glass at the Watch City Festival celebrating Steampunk in Waltham, Mass., May 13. Steampunk is a movement that explores the notion of what the world might look like had modern technology been available at the turn of the twentieth century.  Photo: Jessica Rinaldi / Reuters


32) Actor Sacha Baron Cohen, left, falls off a camel during a photo call for The Dictator at the 65th international film festival, in Cannes, southern France, Wednesday, May 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Joel Ryan)

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