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Wednesday on Lake Effect: AFM, Curbing Tobacco, and Milwaukee Holiday Events

Wednesday on Lake Effect:

We have the latest from the special legislative session in Madison. Later, what we know about the polio-like disease that has afflicted children throughout the country, including some in Wisconsin. Several organizations are concerned about an uptick in tobacco use among young people in the region. And what ought to be on your list of things to see and do this holiday season in Milwaukee? We have some ideas.


  • Angelina Mosher Salazar, WUWM News
  • Susann Ahrabi-Fard, epidemiologist, Bureau of Communicable Diseases: Wisconsin Department of Health Services
  • Lorraine Lathen, director, Wisconsin African-American Tobacco Prevention Network; Anneke Mohr, City of Milwaukee Tobacco-free Alliance
  • Laura Marshall and Lori Fredrich, local writers