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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 (08/17/14)

Photos of the Week

1) A demonstrator wears a t-shirt with a picture of 18-year old Michael Brown on Aug. 15, 2014 in Ferguson, Mo. Brown was unarmed when he was shot by a police officer in broad daylight on Aug. 9, with witnesses and law enforcement providing conflicting accounts of how the 18-year-old lost his life. Photo: Joshua Lott / AFP - Getty Images


2) Demonstrators  gather along West Florissant Avenue to protest the shooting of Michael Brown on Aug. 15. Armored vehicles rolled back onto the streets of Ferguson early Saturday, as riot police faced off with looters in the Missouri town gripped by protests since the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black teen. Photo: Scott Olson / Getty Images


3) Police officers line up as they maintain their distance from protesters in Ferguson on Aug. 15. Photo: Lucas Jackson / Reuters


4) Demonstrators confront police in Ferguson with their arms raised early on Aug. 16. Photo: Lucas Jackson / Reuters


5) Isaiah King Ivy, 3, makes his shirt a mask as he participates in demonstrations with his family on West Florissant Avenue on Aug. 15. Photo: Robert Cohen / AP


6) A protester shouts as she moves away from a line of riot police in Ferguson, Mo., on Aug. 13 as unrest continued.  Photo: J.B. Forbes / St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP


7) A protester throws back a smoke bomb while clashing with police in Ferguson. Photo: Mario Anzuoni / Reuters


8) Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson releases the name of the the officer accused of fatally shooting Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager,  Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo.  Jackson announced that the officer's name is Darren Wilson. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)


9) Volunteers sit in wooden boxes at Parliament Square, to represent living conditions in Gaza, during a protest in London August 14, 2014. Some one hundred and fifty men, women and children crammed into boxes in a bid to illustrate the conditions faced by the people of Gaza trapped by the blockade, in an event organised by Oxfam. (REUTERS/Dylan Martinez)


10) A photographer captured a dramatic scene in England Thursday as a passenger jet took off with a funnel cloud looming in the background. Stormy weather has battered the country in recent days as the remnants of ex-Hurricane Bertha brought heavy rain and strong, gusty winds. A spokesperson for East Midlands Airport said flights into and out of the airport had not been affected by the weather conditions. Photo: Russ Greenwell & Paul King / Alamy


11) A car is abandoned on flooded Reddington St. following heavy rains and flash flooding in Bayshore, N.Y. on Aug. 13. Photo: Andrew Theodorakis / Getty Images


12) A woman was hospitalized on Tuesday after her car fell into a sinkhole that opened up in the parking lot of a tanning salon, officials said. News footage showed the sinkhole in Ross Township, Pittsburgh, was about three times the width of a car and filled with water. The driver, who was backing out of a parking space when her car sank, escaped through a window before the vehicle submerged. She was listed in good condition at an area hospital, according to WPXI television. Photo: Roxanne Oglesby / Reuters


13) Tide spectators react to a high wave hitting the bank of the Qiantang river in Hangzhou, China, on Aug. 13, 2014. Photo: Xu Kangping / EPA


14) It's a long, wet journey to school for 61 teenagers in western India's Gujarat state. The boys and girls carry books, papers and changes of clothing in plastic bags or buoyant jugs as they cross the Heran River, shoulder deep in places.  The school principal said the students from the villages across the river are so determined to get to class, they have swum the river during heavy rain that made the currents more tumultuous. Photo: Ajit Solanki / AP


15) Fireworks explode in front of a supermoon outside the town of Mosta, Malta, celebrating the feast of its patron saint on August 10. Photo: Darrin Zammit Lupi / Reuters


16) Visiting dignitaries, including Berlin Mayor Klaus Wowereit (L), arrange wreaths at a memorial at the former Berlin Wall on the 53rd anniversary of the construction of the Wall at Bernauer Strasse on August 13, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. The communist authorities of East Germany began constructing the Wall in order to prevent East Germans from fleeing west on August 13, 1969, and at least 138 people were killed trying to breech the wall in Berlin between 1961 and 1989. Germany will commemorate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Wall, which in 1989 was among the many tumultuos events marking the revolutions sweeping across Eastern Europe, in November of this year. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)


17) Polish Air Force TS 11 Iskra form contrails in Poland's national colors as they fly over the country's national flags during a military parade marking Polish Armed Forces Day, in Warsaw, Poland, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. Poland is holding its biggest military parade in years with tanks and soldiers moving through central Warsaw and military aircraft flying overhead. The parade comes on the August 15 holiday that honors a stunning Polish victory against Russian Bolsheviks in 1920. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)


18) A view of miniatures of Pope Francis at the Myeong-dong Cathedral in Seoul, South Korea, August 13, 2014. Pope Francis will visit South Korea from August 14 to 18 2014 to attend the Asia Youth Day in Daejeon. The pontiff is also expected to lead the beatification ceremony of 124 Korean martyrs and will meet with the South Korean president. (EPA/JEON HEON-KYUN)


19) Chinese children play at the actual size replica eggs of a dinosaur displayed for souvenir photo shoot at a shopping mall in Beijing, China Monday, Aug. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)


20) Guests watch from the turf as the movie "Rudy" plays during a sleepover in the College Football Hall of Fame in the early hours of Aug. 14, 2014, in Atlanta. The crowd of 200, who came from as far away as Hawaii, were among the first to experience the College Football Hall of Fame and Chick-fil-A Fan experience before it opens to the public on Aug. 23. Meanwhile, Lyn Grossman, of Smyrna Ga., throws her hands up in the air while trying to keep up with a dance move during the sleepover. Guests competed in dance competitions to win prizes. Photos: David Goldman / AP


21) Helmets representing the 768 college football programs in the U.S. are displayed at the College Football Hall of Fame on Aug. 13. The school associated with a fan's registration card will light up their team's helmet upon swiping the card at the entry to the museum. Photo: David Goldman / AP


22)
Fans run through a banner to be the first to tour the College Football Hall of Fame during a sleepover on Aug. 13. The 94,000-square-foot facility features a 150-seat theater and a 45-yard replica football field. Photo: David Goldman / AP


23) Students from the Tagou martial arts school perform during a rehearsal of the opening ceremony of Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China, on August 9. Photo: STR / AFP - Getty Images


24) Participants covered in soap bubbles enjoy a summer event to cool them off at Toyosu Magic Beach in Tokyo Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)


25) Wyatt Van Handel makes a diving grab during the Pig Rassle event at The 44th Annual St. Patrick Catholic Church Roundup Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, in Stephensville, Wis.Photo:  Wm.Glasheen | AP


26) 'Cooly', the mascot of the European Athletics Championships 2014, performs high jump during the European Athletics Championships 2014 in the Letzigrund Stadium in Zurich, Switzerland, August 14, 2014. (EPA/ENNIO LEANZA)


27) Comedians, politicians and several generations of fans collectively mourned the death of Robin Williams, the actor famous for his frenetic and freewheeling comedy whose suicide on Monday, at the age of 63, prompted an outpouring of tributes. In this photo, flowers are seen on Robin Williams' star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, Calif., on Aug. 12, 2014. Photo: Lucy Nicholson / Reuters


28) A woman looks at an impromptu memorial for actor Robin Williams outside the house used in his breakout hit TV show "Mork and Mindy" in Boulder, Colo., on Aug. 13. Photo: Rick Wilking / Reuters


29) Fans created a memorial in honor of Robin Williams on the bench made famous by his movie "Good Will Hunting" in the Boston Public Garden on Aug. 12 in Boston, Mass. Photo: Michael J. Ivins / Getty Images


30) A single spotlight shines on the hand and footprints of actor Robin Williams during a ceremony to honor him at the TCL Chinese Theatre on Aug. 12 in Los Angeles. Photo: David Livingston / Getty Images


31) People photograph mementos left on the steps of the residence used in the filming of the Robin Williams movie "Mrs. Doubtfire" on Aug. 12 in San Francisco, Calif. Photo: Ben Margot / AP


AND FINALLY...


Some great shots from Elvis Week.

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