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Special Weather Statement-Strong Thunderstorms moving through SE WI

Special Weather Statement-Strong Thunderstorms moving through SE WI

FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE…AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT WALWORTH …SOUTHERN MILWAUKEE…RACINE…KENOSHA AND SOUTHERN…

“We Back The Badge” signs available from the Racine County Sheriff’s Office

“We Back The Badge” signs available from the Racine County Sheriff’s Office

Recently, you may have noticed the blue and white, “We Back the Badge” yard signs…

Friday night kitchen fire on Orchard Street causes $4,000 in damages

Friday night kitchen fire on Orchard Street causes $4,000 in damages

On Friday August 26th at 7:30 p.m. the occupant of 1660 Orchard Street saw fire…

13 year-old girl drowns at Island Park

13 year-old girl drowns at Island Park

Updated. From the Racine Police Department Racine Police along with Racine Rescue were called to…

Bat Tests Positive for Rabies In Racine County

Bat Tests Positive for Rabies In Racine County

The City of Racine Health Department, in conjunction with the Central Racine County Health Department,…

Local Businesses Invited to Submit their Information on Racine County’s New Website

Local Businesses Invited to Submit their Information on Racine County’s New Website

Racine County has announced a new feature for area businesses located in Racine County. According…

No Injuries in Wednesday Garage Fire on Illinois

No Injuries in Wednesday Garage Fire on Illinois

On Wednesday August 24, 2016 at 4:07 the Racine Fire Department and Racine Police Department…

Thursday August 25th-Backpack & School Supply Giveway Sponsored by MH Imaging, LLC

Thursday August 25th-Backpack & School Supply Giveway Sponsored by MH Imaging, LLC

Dan Paulson with MH Imaging asked that we help spread the word about the Backpack…

Lucky Winner Holds $70,000 Badger 5 Ticket Purchased at Racine Store

Lucky Winner Holds $70,000 Badger 5 Ticket Purchased at Racine Store

Lucky Winner Holds $70,000 Badger 5 Ticket One lucky player matched all five numbers in…

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Lost & Found Pets

  • LOST BIRD-Coco is lost area of 2100 blk of Romayne
  • LOST CAT-Mozzarella is missing 3200 blk of Republic
  • LOST DOG-Riley is lost 4 Mile and Charles area-Caledonia area
  • REUNITED-Bella is home safe!
  • FOUND DOG-Geneva & Hamilton
  • REUNITED-Mia has been found
  • FOUND DOG- Chihauhua found on Valley View
  • FOUND DOG-Lockwood Park
  • FOUND DOG-Male Dog found area of Oregon and Victory
  • LOST DOG-Dozer is lost area of Sunnyslope & Old Spring (Pike River Pathway)
  • Found Dog-Main Street Bridge
  • LOST CAT-Pooka is missing 1700 block of Boyd
  • LOST CAT-“Baby Girl” is missing area of 3 Mile and Carlton
  • LOST CAT-Odin is lost Wind Point area
  • Found Dog-Humble Park area 21st
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Man Charged in Connection With Attempted BMO Bank Robbery in June

Adam A Neibauer, 34 of Kansaville has been charged with felony Attempted Robbery of a Financial Institution. He was given a $5,000 cash bond after making his initial appearance in Racine Circuit Courts on Tuesday. According to jail records he is also on a hold from Wisconsin DOC and a bail amount of $250,000 or…

Man Charged in Connection With Attempted BMO Bank Robbery in June

August 30th & 31st- WI Veterans Home Job Fair & On Site Recruitment

WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS JOB FAIR & ON SITE INTERVIEWS! TUESDAY, AUGUST 30TH 9AM—5PM  and WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 31ST 9AM—5PM Wisconsin Veterans Home — Union Grove 21425 Spring Street Union Boland Hall Staff will be available to assist with the application process, give a tour of the Facility & provide information on benefits Come Join Our…

August 30th & 31st- WI Veterans Home Job Fair & On Site Recruitment

Unsolved Racine Homicide-Linda Massie

The family of Linda Massie is desperate for answers and wanting what little closure is possible in their lives and are asking the Racine community for help. Linda Massie 29 was sexually assaulted and brutally stabbed to death in a home at 708 Randolph Street that was being renovated on March 6, 1990. A white…

Unsolved Racine Homicide-Linda Massie

Special Weather Statement-Strong Thunderstorms moving through SE WI

FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE…AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT WALWORTH …SOUTHERN MILWAUKEE…RACINE…KENOSHA AND SOUTHERN WAUKESHA COUNTIES… AT 201 PM CDT…STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE CLUSTERED NEAR WIND LAKE AND SOUTH MILWAUKEE…MOVING SOUTH AT 10 MPH. WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE… MILWAUKEE…KENOSHA…RACINE…WAUKESHA…WEST ALLIS…NEW BERLIN… MOUNT PLEASANT…MUSKEGO…SOUTH MILWAUKEE…PLEASANT PRAIRIE… DELAVAN…HALES…

Special Weather Statement-Strong Thunderstorms moving through SE WI

Racine Police Officer helps young man-Mom Then In Return Pays it Forward

Betty included me in a post today on Facebook, about something that happened with her son. “I would like to give a shout out to the police officer who helped my son out today. My son’s been a little down on his luck lately lost his job, being evicted from his apartment he just got…

Racine Police Officer helps young man-Mom Then In Return Pays it Forward

Employment & Training

August 30th & 31st- WI Veterans Home Job Fair & On Site Recruitment

August 30th & 31st- WI Veterans Home Job Fair & On Site Recruitment

WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS JOB FAIR & ON SITE INTERVIEWS! TUESDAY, AUGUST 30TH 9AM—5PM  and WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 31ST 9AM—5PM Wisconsin Veterans Home — Union Grove 21425 Spring Street Union Boland Hall Staff will be available to assist with the application…

TransForce is hiring Class B Drivers in Milwaukee & Kenosha areas

TransForce is hiring Class B Drivers in Milwaukee & Kenosha areas

TransForce is looking for a total of 3 Class B Drivers in the Milwaukee and…

KP! Toffee is seeking a delivery driver

KP! Toffee is seeking a delivery driver

KP! Toffee is seeking a delivery driver within the Milwaukee, Madison, & Illinois areas Criteria: …

NOW HIRING! Wednesday Works On-Site Recruitment Event

NOW HIRING! Wednesday Works On-Site Recruitment Event

WEDNESDAY WORKS ONSITE RECRUITMENT Golden Star Adult Family Home August 31st 9am – 12pm Racine/Kenosha Community…

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September 7th-Awana Fair at Northside Calvary Church

September 7th-Awana Fair at Northside Calvary Church

We Invite You to Our Awana Fair! Children age 3 through 8th grade Wednesday, September 7,…

August 27th-Ruth’s Fight Against Breast Cancer Benefit

August 27th-Ruth’s Fight Against Breast Cancer Benefit

On Saturday August 267th join Ruth, her family and friends for her fight against breast…

Morning Glory Adult Family Home Accepting New Residents

Morning Glory Adult Family Home Accepting New Residents

Morning Glory Adult Family Home is  Currently Accepting New Resident’s For more info please contact…

September 11th-Racine Bark for Life 2016

September 11th-Racine Bark for Life 2016

Join us on Sunday September 11, 2016 at Caledonia-Mt. Pleasant Memorial Park (9700 Northwestern) at 1 p.m. for the 2016 Bark For Life event. Registration is waived this year!  Microchipping and nail trims! Caledonia Veterinary Clinic will be on site offering $5…

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RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1857 - Panic of 1857
    On this date the New York branch of the Ohio Life Insurance and Trust Company failed, launching the Panic of 1857. Stocks plunged; banks and businesses across the nation, including many Wisconsin-based ventures, collapsed. The Panic of 1857 led to a depression that lasted three years until the beginning of the Civil War. [Source: ]
  • 1863 - (Civil War) Lt. Vilas returns to the front
    Lieutenant William F. Vilas of the 23rd Wisconsin Infantry, along with several other Wisconsin officers, left for Mississippi after being home on leave. Vilas later wrote a long account of the Vicksburg Campaign.
  • 1970 - Sterling Hall Bombing on UW-Madison Campus
    On this date a car bomb exploded outside , killing research scientist Robert Fassnacht. Sterling Hall was targeted for housing the Army Mathematics Research Center and was bombed in . The homemade bomb (2,000 pounds of ammonium nitrate soaked in aviation fuel) was detonated by the New Year's Gang, aka Vanguard of the Revolution, who […]