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Two firefighters taken to hospital and four families displaced from Shelbourne Court fire

Two firefighters taken to hospital and four families displaced from Shelbourne Court fire

On July 30th, a structure fire involving an apartment complex located at 500 Shelbourne Ct…

Racine Fire Department battling fire in the 500 block of Shelbourne Court

Racine Fire Department battling fire in the 500 block of Shelbourne Court

4:52 p.m. The Racine Fire Department is on scene along with the Racine Police Department…

Wind Lake drowning victim identified

Wind Lake drowning victim identified

From the Racine County Sheriff’s Office On 07-29-2015 at 5:15 pm a boating incident occurred…

A special thank you to a facebook friend

A special thank you to a facebook friend

Today I posted on my personal facebook page that a young man who volunteers his…

United Way of Racine County announces $2.3 million in community grants Racine

United Way of Racine County announces $2.3 million in community grants Racine

Racine, WI (July 30, 2015) – In 2014, nearly 9,000 individuals and 300 companies contributed…

Update-Wind Lake drowning victim found

Update-Wind Lake drowning victim found

The Racine County Sheriff’s, the County Dive team, Air 1 and the Racine Fire Bells,…

Update both stolen bikes recovered!

Update both stolen bikes recovered!

Update 7 p.m. We were notified that the 2nd bike was spotted on the near…

Local man fighting to help feed those that are hungry

Local man fighting to help feed those that are hungry

Deontrae Mayfield of Racine has been on a mission trying to help those in the…

PSG open’s Racine Office to provide mental health & alcohol/drug services

PSG open’s Racine Office to provide mental health & alcohol/drug services

Professional Services Group Clinical Services has opened an office in Racine, WI. Their primary objective…

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Animal Rescue

  • Update-Roxie is home safe!
  • REUNITED! Jake is home safe!
  • Lost Cat-Variance is lost near Kinzie and Monroe
  • UPDATE-ISIS has been found!
  • Lost Dog-Blue is lost in the Erie and Barker area
  • Lana is home safe and reunited after being taken
  • Lost Dog-Lana is lost 16th and Memorial area
  • LOST DOG-Mookah is still missing
  • Lost Cat-Princess is lost, owner is not giving up hope
  • REUNITED! Pepper is HOME SAFE!
  • REUNITED!Sally the parrot is home safe
  • Lost Cat-Hazel is lost
  • Lost Dog-Mr. Binks is lost in the area of the Zoo
  • Lost Dog-Z is lost in the area of Lily Lake/Burlington
  • Lost Dog-Jasper is hard of hearing and lost in the Indian Hills area
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Another brand new bike stolen from the North side of Racine

A Mom just purchased her son a brand new bike on Sunday and it was stolen from their back yard in the area Saint Clair and Romayne today (Thur 7/30) If seen or located please contact Racine County Dispatch 262-886-2300 or Racine Police reference Complaint number 15-37040 Share…

Another brand new bike stolen from the North side of Racine

7/29-Comfort Keepers holding onsite recruitment for CNA’s & Caregivers

Today from 9-11 a.m. at the Racine County Workforce Development Center located at 1717 Taylor, classroom D, Comfort Keepers will be doing on site recruitment for CNA’s and Caregivers.  There are full-time, part-time and live in positions available.  All applicants must possess: High School Diploma or GED, reliable transportation and a valid drivers license, and must…

7/29-Comfort Keepers holding onsite recruitment for CNA’s & Caregivers

Burlington man believed killed in 1987 never found, family still searches

On December 1, 1986, four young Burlington men broke into the Auctioneer’s Inn at 4614 Sheard Road in Dover. During an investigation, Racine County sheriff’s deputies learned the names of suspects. One of those people was Christopher Winkler who was 19 at the time. The charges were dropped again Chris 4 months later, others did…

Burlington man believed killed in 1987 never found, family still searches

Two firefighters taken to hospital and four families displaced from Shelbourne Court fire

On July 30th, a structure fire involving an apartment complex located at 500 Shelbourne Ct was discovered shortly after 4:00. Along with the initial dispatched crews additional fire crews were called in because of the size of the fire, size of the building and the heat and humid conditions due to the hot weather. The…

Two firefighters taken to hospital and four families displaced from Shelbourne Court fire

Saturday Aug. 1st-Kenosha Bowmen’s 7th Annual “Heide’s Rendezvous Benefit” for Nora Orr & Family!

On Saturday August 1st from 1-11 p.m. the Kenosha Bowman’s will hold their 7th annual benefit at Kenosha Bowmen 15211 – 75th St, Bristol, Wisconsin 53104. An archery shoot will also be held on August 1st from 7am to 2pm and August 2nd from 8am to 3pm. In 2009, a Kenosha Bowman’s club members suffered…

Saturday Aug. 1st-Kenosha Bowmen’s 7th Annual “Heide’s Rendezvous Benefit” for Nora Orr & Family!

Employment

7/29-Comfort Keepers holding onsite recruitment for CNA’s & Caregivers

7/29-Comfort Keepers holding onsite recruitment for CNA’s & Caregivers

Today from 9-11 a.m. at the Racine County Workforce Development Center located at 1717 Taylor, classroom D, Comfort Keepers will be doing on site recruitment for CNA’s and Caregivers.  There are full-time, part-time and live in positions available.  All applicants must…

Wisconsin DOC is hiring Correctional Officers-Academy training starts October 5th

Wisconsin DOC is hiring Correctional Officers-Academy training starts October 5th

Are you looking for a career in criminal justice that offers rewarding challenges and room…

August 11th-Job Fair at Gateway iMET’s Center

August 11th-Job Fair at Gateway iMET’s Center

Mark your calendars! On Tuesday, August 11th, from 1:30 to 4 p.m., a job fair…

Jiffy Lube still hiring!

Jiffy Lube still hiring!

Jiffy Lube is still hiring General Labor. The hours are hours 8-7 M-F, 8-6 Sat,…

State News

Milwaukee Police-10 Year old girl found

Milwaukee Police-10 Year old girl found

Update- The Milwaukee Police Department has stated that the 10 year-old girl has been found…

2 killed in airplane crash in Kenosha

2 killed in airplane crash in Kenosha

On 07/26/2015 at 1014 hours the Winnebago County (WI) Sheriff’s Department contacted the Kenosha County…

Muskego Police want to identify these suspects

Muskego Police want to  identify these suspects

Muskego Police are asking the public for help in identifying suspects from a retail theft…

Open auditions for thriller movie August 4th and 5th

Open auditions for thriller movie August 4th and 5th

In conjunction with Backyard Dream Productions (www.bdprods.com), we at Frozen Stage Films are holding open auditions for “My Father has a Choice” on August 4th and 5th of 2015 from 7 pm to 10 pm at The Alchemist Theatre, located…

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1857 - Thorstein Veblen Born
    On this date economist and social commentator Thorstein Bunde Veblen was born in Cato, although some sources place his birth in Valders. He is best known for his book (1899), a classic of social theory that introduced the concept of "conspicuous consumption."
  • 1864 - (Civil War) Battle of the Crater at Petersburg, Virginia
    The Battle of the Crater took place outside Petersburg, Virginia. Union troops set off a tremendous mine underneath a stronghold in the Confederate lines. Among the soldiers charging into the resulting crater were Company K, 37th Wisconsin Infantry (composed partly of Menominee Indians) and Wisconsin's only black unit, Company  F, 29th U.S. Colored Troops. Delayed […]