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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.

It was 45 years ago today....


August 15, 1965.

Shea Stadium, New York.

''There were about 12 to 15 kids who had fainted from excitement,'' he said. In the first aid room, where the concertgoers were lying on stretchers, ''one of the doctors recognized me and said, 'There's Sid Bernstein.' Every one of the kids on those stretchers jumped up and said, 'Did you shake their hands? Did you wash your hands after you shook theirs? Oh, please, shake my hand.' ''
The New York Times, August 15, 2000

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