Morning Links for Feb. 1, 2016

Today’s the day for the Iowa Caucus. Plus: the Brewers make a trade, concern over Milwaukee County Parks, and more.

Good morning, and welcome to February.

  • County Board Chair Theodore Lipscomb is expressing concern over the possibility that 43 Milwaukee County Parks could be sold as part of the effect of a state budget decision made earlier this year.
  • Isthmus lists six Democrats who could make a run for governor in 2018.



Dan Shafer was the digital editor at Milwaukee Magazine. Dan joined the magazine as assistant editor in 2014 and wrote the November 2014 cover story, "Downtown Horizons." He's worked as a reporter at BizTimes Milwaukee and an editor at ThirdCoast Digest. Contact him at He's on Twitter @danshaferMKE.