Doctors keeping Milwaukee Mayor Barrett in the hospital - WKOW 27: Madison, WI Breaking News, Weather and Sports

Doctors keeping Milwaukee Mayor Barrett in the hospital

Posted:

MILWAUKEE (WKOW) -- Doctors have recommended Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett spend another night in the hospital, where he's being treated for exhaustion following a 20-kilometer run.

The mayor's office says Barrett underwent a series of tests Monday at Wheaton Franciscan-Wisconsin Heart Hospital and doctors found "nothing alarming."

Barrett's spokesman, Jeff Fleming, says the mayor is in good spirits and continues to monitor city business from the hospital.

Barrett turned 60 on Sunday, the same day he ran the indoor race at the Pettit National Ice Center. He finished the run before requiring medical attention.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WKOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Anna Engelhart at 608-661-2767. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.