Morning Links for Nov. 1, 2016

Donald Trump’s taxes, Sheriff Clarke’s fitness comments, and crimes around the state.

Read all about it. 

  • The proposal for a ’20s-era gentleman’s club has been hastily withdrawn, reports the Journal Sentinel. 
  • A 24-year-old Saudi Arabian University of Wisconsin-Stout student was beaten to death over the weekend. The authorities are treating his death as a homicide and are looking for suspects. 
  • Douglas Nitek, 43, has been arrested in the killing of a northern Wisconsin sheriff’s deputy. 
  • Speaking of sheriffs, David Clarke has questioned the physical fitness of the guy who, two years from now, might run against him for the job. 
  • Even Donald Trump’s own lawyers aren’t so sure about the legality of his tax “dodge.” 




Claire Hanan worked at the magazine as an editor from 2012-2017. She edited the Culture section and wrote stories about all sorts of topics, including the arts, fashion, politics and more. In 2016, she was a finalist for best profile writing at the City and Regional Magazine Awards for her story "In A Flash." In 2014, she won the the Milwaukee Press gold award for best public service story for editing "Handle With Care," a service package about aging in Milwaukee. Before all this, she attended the University of Missouri's School of Journalism and New York University's Summer Publishing Institute.