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Trick or Treat times for Racine

Trick or Treat times for Racine

Trick or Treat in Racine County: All on October 31: Mount Pleasant: 5 to 7…

6 year-old girl suffers leg injury after being struck by car

6 year-old girl suffers leg injury after being struck by car

On 9-29-2014 at 2:53 pm, the Racine County Communications Center (RCCC) received several 911 calls…

October 4th-Cops ‘N Kids Run/Walk

October 4th-Cops ‘N Kids Run/Walk

COPS ‘N KIDS 5K RUN/WALK with a KIDS FUN 1K RUN- SATURDAY OCTOBER 4th starting…

End of Watch-September 29th, 2014-Racine Police K9 Marco

End of Watch-September 29th, 2014-Racine Police K9 Marco

Our thoughts are with the Racine Police Department today. From the Racine Police Department- “It…

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…

Dog perishes in Sturtevant house fire

Dog perishes in Sturtevant house fire

At around 7:23 p.m. Sunday evening  South Shore firefighters were dispatched along with Sturtevant Police…

Children’s book drive going on now through October 31st

Children’s book drive going on now through October 31st

Children’s Book Drive-Help law enforcement in Racine County make sure that any child that wants…

Horlick HS dismissing at 11:10 a.m. after shots fired near school

Horlick HS dismissing at 11:10 a.m. after shots fired near school

Horlick High School is dismissing at 11:10 a.m. this morning. Today was an early release…

Photo Gallery from Gage’s wish that the world signs his dad’s card!

Photo Gallery from Gage’s wish that the world signs his dad’s card!

Here are a few pictures that we took hanging out with Gage and his family.…

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Man arrested after loud music & illegal gambling complaint outside Racine bar

John William Mosley III, 27 of Racine has been charged with Possession of THC (2nd+ Offense) and was given a $500 cash bond after making his initial appearance in Racine Courts on Monday afternoon. According to the criminal complaint on 9/27/14 around 12:30 a.m. Racine Police were dispatched to the 1300 block of N. Main…

Man arrested after loud music & illegal gambling complaint outside Racine bar

Friday October 3-Reed Switch Development Corp. Open House

Reed Switch Developments Corp. 2524 Norwood Court Racine, WI 53403 When: Friday October 3, 2014 Students and Educators from 9:00 until 12:00* Community members from 1:00 until 3:30 Visit Reed Switch Developments Corp.on Oct. 3, 2014 and learn: • What modern manufacturing facilities are really like these days • What Reed Switch Developments Corp. makes…

Friday October 3-Reed Switch Development Corp. Open House

Unsolved homicide-Kizzy Riley

Kizzy Riley, 17 On July 28th, 1994 officers located Kizzy Riley’s body in the rear yard of 1644 Phillips Avenue. She was just 17 years old. Riley was found to have suffered a fatal gunshot wound. Kizzy Riley Age 17 Killed: 07/28/1994 Born: 02/17/1977 RPD # 94-54341 The Racine Police Department invites you to review…

Unsolved homicide-Kizzy Riley

Trick or Treat times for Racine

Trick or Treat in Racine County: All on October 31: Mount Pleasant: 5 to 7 p.m. Racine: 5 to 8 p.m. (used to be November 2nd, it has been changed to October 31st) Sturtevant: 5 to 7 p.m. followed by annual costume contest and bonfire at Fireman’s Park Caledonia: 5 to 8 p.m. Share…

Trick or Treat times for Racine

Trick or Treat times for Racine

Trick or Treat in Racine County: All on October 31: Mount Pleasant: 5 to 7 p.m. Racine: 5 to 8 p.m. (used to be November 2nd, it has been changed to October 31st) Sturtevant: 5 to 7 p.m. followed by annual costume contest and bonfire at Fireman’s Park Caledonia: 5 to 8 p.m. Share…

Trick or Treat times for Racine

Employment

Friday October 3-Reed Switch Development Corp. Open House

Friday October 3-Reed Switch Development Corp. Open House

Reed Switch Developments Corp. 2524 Norwood Court Racine, WI 53403 When: Friday October 3, 2014 Students and Educators from 9:00 until 12:00* Community members from 1:00 until 3:30 Visit Reed Switch Developments Corp.on Oct. 3, 2014 and learn: • What…

2014 It’s all about ME! Manufacturing Expo

2014 It’s all about ME! Manufacturing Expo

Gateway’s Manufacturing Expo is a field trip opportunity that will help students, parents, and educators…

October:Workforce Development Center holding industry insight seminars

October:Workforce Development Center holding industry insight seminars

Please join us at the Racine County Workforce Development Center at 1717 Taylor Avenue for…

September 29, 2014 Weekly Job Listings

September 29, 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

Silver Alert issued for Oak Creek Man

Silver Alert issued for Oak Creek Man

* ENDANGERED MISSING ADULT ALERT * Be on the lookout for the following individual who…

Columbia County Sheriff’s search for 2 robbery suspects

Columbia County Sheriff’s search for 2 robbery suspects

The Columbia County Sheriff’s Department is seeking 2 suspects in a strong armed robbery than…

Wisconsin’s Private Sector Job Growth Outpaces Illinois, Minnesota in Year Ending March 2014

Wisconsin’s Private Sector Job Growth Outpaces Illinois, Minnesota in Year Ending March 2014

MADISON – Actual jobs data released today by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)…

Body discovered on railroad tracks in Kenosha

Body discovered on railroad tracks in Kenosha

Kenosha Police, Kenosha Fire Department and Pleasant Prairie Police were dispatched to the area of 80th and Sheridan Road (METRA line) at around 1:45 p.m. today for calls from a worker of the Union Pacific Railroads doing work in the…

National News

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1861 - (Civil War) 4th and 5th Wisconsin Light Artillery Batteries Muster In
    The 4th and 5th Wisconsin Light Artillery batteries mustered in. Recruited in various towns around the state, the batteries gathered at Camp Utley in Racine for training. They spent three months learning how to transport and operate cannons before heading to different parts of the Southern front in January 1862. See the Regiments page for […]
  • 1851 - First State Fair in Wisconsin
    On this date thirteen counties were represented at the first state fair which was sponsored by the Wisconsin Agricultural Society in Janesville. 10,000 people attended the two-day event. [Source: edited by Sarah McBride, p.118]