Morning Links for March 7, 2016

SNL takes on Fond du Lac, presidential campaign news, businesses move to Downtown Milwaukee, the Flint water crisis and more.

Good morning, and welcome to Monday.

Saturday Night Live spoofed Fond du Lac and Wisconsin accents in a new skit. Watch it here.

County Executive Chris Abele was a guest on UpFront with Mike Gousha to discuss his reelection campaign. WisPolitics has the recap.

The Washington Post rounds up the winners and losers from Saturday’s presidential primaries and caucuses.

The Journal Sentinel‘s Tom Daykin examines the growing trend of suburban companies relocating to Downtown Milwaukee.

Up to 96 million people could be at risk for lead poisoning because of the Flint water crisis.



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.