Joe Taschler, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Joe Taschler

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Germantown, WI, United States

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Recent articles by Joe:

Severe storms, heavy rain and possibly a tornado are all possible across southeast Wisconsin on Monday

A clash of air masses is bringing the possibility of severe weather and heavy rain to southeast Wisconsin on Monday. → Read More

Severe storms expected in Wisconsin thanks to remnants of tropical storm Nicholas combining with strong cold front

The rest of the week will feel like fall in Wisconsin, though temperatures will be higher for the weekend. → Read More

Business startup organization aimed at underserved communities lands seed money from AARP

The BizStarts program seeks to help low-income entrepreneurs make their dreams a reality — and improve Milwaukee neighborhoods at the same time. → Read More

Severe storms, hail possible across Milwaukee metro area on Tuesday

Storms, some of them potentially severe, are expected to fire up along a cold front as it moves through eastern Wisconsin on Tuesday. → Read More

Gas prices likely headed higher in wake of Hurricane Ida and ahead of Labor Day weekend

Hurricane Ida's impact on gas prices depends on how quickly electricity is restored to petroleum processing plants along the Gulf Coast, analysts say. → Read More

Tornado watch issued for southwest Wisconsin until 11 p.m.

The tornado watch includes portions of southwest Wisconsin, northern Iowa and southern Minnesota. → Read More

Tuesday will be steamy with severe storms possible in Milwaukee, forecasters say

A hot, humid airmass over much of Wisconsin will provide ample fuel for thunderstorms, some of which could become severe on Tuesday, forecasters say. → Read More

TSA finds another gun at Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport checkpoint

In all three cases, the handguns were loaded and each had a round in their chamber. → Read More

Gov. Tony Evers appoints MMAC's Tim Sheehy to lead ballpark district board

The Southeast Wisconsin Professional Baseball Park District was created in the 1990s as part of a plan to build a new home for the Brewers. → Read More

Another round of violent storms is possible for Wednesday across southern and eastern Wisconsin, forecasters say

Severe storms are possible again Wednesday, a day after violent thunderstorms caused damage and knocked out power to thousands across Wisconsin. → Read More

Severe thunderstorms likely along with high heat and humidity on Tuesday for southern Wisconsin

High heat and humidity will likely lead to severe thunderstorms across southern Wisconsin on Tuesday, with damaging winds being the main threat. → Read More

Line of strong to severe thunderstorms approaching Milwaukee

A line of strong to severe thunderstorms was approaching Milwaukee early Friday evening. → Read More

Molson Coors retiring a number of economy brands including Keystone Ice, High Life Light

Molson Coors is retiring some of its slow-selling budget beer brands so it can focus on core brands as well as increasingly popular hard seltzer. → Read More

'Dangerous situation:' Almost all of Wisconsin placed under a severe thunderstorm watch; hurricane-force winds possible, forecasters say

Storms are expected to arrive in Milwaukee later tonight, perhaps around 10 p.m., according to the National Weather Service. → Read More

Contour Airlines to offer nonstop flights between Milwaukee and Indianapolis and Milwaukee and Pittsburgh

Officials at Milwaukee Mitchell airport said Wednesday that Contour Airlines will begin service between MKE and Pittsburgh and Indianapolis. → Read More

Severe storms possible on Wednesday across much of Wisconsin, including the Milwaukee area

Forecasters say thunderstorms, some of them severe, are likely on Wednesday in Wisconsin. The severe risk area includes metro Milwaukee. → Read More

The day before the championship game, Bucks sought trademarks for phrases 'Bucks in 6' and 'Bucks in six'

Bucks sought to trademark the phrase "Bucks in six" the day before the team won the NBA Championship ... in six games. → Read More

Weather will enter 'nasty, muggy territory' by Tuesday and Wednesday before turning nice for the end of the week

Temperatures will be well above normal across southern Wisconsin for the next couple days. Storms, some possibly severe, are set to arrive Wednesday. → Read More

Port Milwaukee signs a new tenant; Marek Landscaping focuses on sustainable landscape design and restoration

Marek Landscaping, which focuses on sustainable landscape and restoration projects, plans to move to Port Milwaukee. → Read More

It won't rain on the Bucks parade and celebration this afternoon, forecasters say

There may be spotty rain showers across southern Wisconsin on Thursday, but it won't affect Bucks parade downtown, forecasters say. → Read More