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September 20th-Racine Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

September 20th-Racine Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

Below are the dates for this year’s collections, which are held at 6200 – 21st…

New Racine County Sheriff K9 Shirts!

New Racine County Sheriff K9 Shirts!

Interested in getting the latest and greatest Racine County Sheriff’s K9 Shirt? Sales of these…

Updated-Multiple agencies battling barn fire in Union Grove

Updated-Multiple agencies battling barn fire in Union Grove

Multiple agencies from surrounding jurisdictions are battling a barn fire at 2406 59th Drive. Roads…

Rib cook off to support RCSO K9 Units

Rib cook off to support RCSO K9 Units

Rib cook off to support the Racine County Sheriff’s K9 Units. Saturday, October 11at 2:00pm…

September 13th-2nd Annual Bark For Life

September 13th-2nd Annual Bark For Life

2ND ANNUAL BARK FOR LIFE OF RACINE September 13, 2014 @ Pershing Park – Racine…

November 1st-1st Annual Racine Policeman’s Ball

November 1st-1st Annual Racine Policeman’s Ball

Huge progress is being made for the “1st annual Policeman’s Ball.” November 1st- 5:30-. Remember,…

RCSO-Deputy saves another OD victim

RCSO-Deputy saves another OD victim

On 08/28/14 Racine County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a residence in the 16000 block of…

Volunteer search and rescue teams forming in Racine

Volunteer search and rescue teams forming in Racine

Ready Racine County is in the process of setting up some volunteer search and rescue…

Thursday-Heroin Anonymous meeting

Thursday-Heroin Anonymous meeting

Heroin Anonymous group/meeting starting August 21st at the ZCI Center (ZCI is only hosting the…

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Man charged with felony hit and run after BB gun shots fired

Little Joe C Cobb, 21 of Racine has been charged with felony Hit and Run-Involve Injury and was given a $5,000 cash bond after making his initial appearance today in Racine Circuit Court. His preliminary hearing is on September 3, 2014. According to the criminal complaint on August 27, 2104 officer with the Racine Police…

Man charged with felony hit and run after BB gun shots fired

Caledonia Police Department accepting applications

The Village of Caledonia is accepting applications for Police Officer Caledonia Police Department Caledonia, WI Reason for Announcement: Establish Eligibility List Full-time Responsibilities: Duties include following the Oath of Office and supporting the mission of the department. Salary: $53,165 – $60,923 per year Benefits: Wisconsin retirement fund; Health insurance; Life insurance; Sick leave; Dental; Paid…

Caledonia Police Department accepting applications

Unsolved Racine Homicide-Damien Robinson

Damien Robinson, 27 GONE, BUT NOT FORGOTTEN On Sunday, December 11, 2005, at 2:09 a.m., Robinson was shot and died while seated inside of a vehicle near the intersection of St. Patrick St. and St. Clair St. on the near north side of Racine. His vehicle was struck numerous times by gunfire. Damien Robinson Age…

Unsolved Racine Homicide-Damien Robinson

September 20th-Racine Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

Below are the dates for this year’s collections, which are held at 6200 – 21st Street from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM: September 20, 2014 October 18, 2014 *Also Medicine Drop Off Day   The links below take you to the City’s webpage where you can find Household Hazardous Waste flyers with more information.   Racine…

September 20th-Racine Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

September 20th-Racine Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

Below are the dates for this year’s collections, which are held at 6200 – 21st Street from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM: September 20, 2014 October 18, 2014 *Also Medicine Drop Off Day   The links below take you to the City’s webpage where you can find Household Hazardous Waste flyers with more information.   Racine…

September 20th-Racine Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

Employment

Caledonia Police Department accepting applications

Caledonia Police Department accepting applications

The Village of Caledonia is accepting applications for Police Officer Caledonia Police Department Caledonia, WI Reason for Announcement: Establish Eligibility List Full-time Responsibilities: Duties include following the Oath of Office and supporting the mission of the department. Salary: $53,165 –…

Home Instead Senior Care is hiring!

Home Instead Senior Care is hiring!

WE ARE HIRING CAREGiver’s for Kenosha, Waterford, Lake Geneva, and Union Grove areas. So if…

August 25, 2014- Weekly Job Listings

August 25, 2014- Weekly Job Listings

Weekly Job Postings *Please go to www.jobcenterofwisconsin.com to view available jobs.For more information call 262-638-6429.The…

August 18th, 2014 Weekly Job Listings

August 18th, 2014 Weekly Job Listings

Weekly Job Postings *Please go to www.jobcenterofwisconsin.com to view available jobs.For more information call 262-638-6429.The…

State News

Missing person from Manawa Wisconsin

Missing person from Manawa Wisconsin

Please share and cross post. This has been sent out to agencies across Wisconsin. Share…

Disabled man found at VA Center in Milwaukee has been identified

Disabled man found at VA Center in Milwaukee has been identified

Update- At 12:02 p.m. The Department of Veterans Affairs Police released to the community that…

Man flees from Kenosha Police and shoots himself

Man flees from Kenosha Police and shoots himself

From Kenosha Police- On August 4th, at 1:37 a.m., officers with the Kenosha Police Department…

Watertown Police looking for suspects in stolen credit card case

Watertown Police looking for suspects in stolen credit card case

From the Watertown Police-The subject in the pictures used credit cards stolen from our city to purchase cartons of cigarettes and other odds and ends from gas stations in Johnson Creek, Oconomowoc, Delafield, and Milwaukee. The vehicle appears to be…

National News

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1881 - Old Abe Dies
    On this date , famous Civil War mascot, died from injuries sustained during a fire at the State Capitol. Old Abe was the mascot for Company C, an Eau Claire infantry unit that was part of the Wisconsin 8th Regiment. During the Capitol fire of 1881, smoke engulfed Old Abe's cage. and is in the Wisconsin Historical Museum. [Source: , pg. 51]
  • 1862 - Third Cavalry Regiment Company "C" Departs
    On this date, Company C of Wisconsin's Third Cavalry left for St. Louis. Members had been recruited in 1861 from Green Lake, Fond du Lac, and Marquette counties by E.R. Stevens, a 37-year-old merchant, and James B. Pond, a 23-year-old editor of the . You can see in our online version of the . Eventually stationed at Ft. Leavenworth and working among mar