Morning Links for April 22, 2016

What we’re reading on Friday morning. The guards at the Milwaukee Secure Detention Facility accused of taunting a mentally ill inmate give their version of events. Wisconsin Democrats start to spin 2018 but without a candidate of their own. Urbanmilwaukee on who’s renting all these new apartments on the Milwaukee River and such. Troubling news on suicide in the U.S. 42,773 people died in this way in 2014. Could a new social network focused on live video between friends fill a much needed gap? Comments comments

What we’re reading on Friday morning.

The guards at the Milwaukee Secure Detention Facility accused of taunting a mentally ill inmate give their version of events.

Wisconsin Democrats start to spin 2018 but without a candidate of their own.

Urbanmilwaukee on who’s renting all these new apartments on the Milwaukee River and such.

Troubling news on suicide in the U.S. 42,773 people died in this way in 2014.

Could a new social network focused on live video between friends fill a much needed gap?

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Matt has written for Milwaukee Magazine since 2006, when he was a lowly intern. Since then, he’s held the posts of assistant news editor and, most recently, senior editor. He’s lived in South Carolina, Tennessee, Connecticut, Iowa, and Indiana but mostly in Wisconsin. He wants to do more fishing but has a hard time finding worms. For the magazine, Matt has written about city government, schools, religion, coffee roasters and Congress.