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Update-Mojo has been reunited

Update-Mojo has been reunited

Mojo’s owners have notified us that they have been reunited   Share…

Register Students Now for 13th Annual Racine Backpack and School Supply Giveaway

Register Students Now for 13th Annual Racine Backpack and School Supply Giveaway

RACINE, Wis. (July 31, 2015) – With the start of another school year right around…

Dress for Success Program August 6th and 7th!

Dress for Success Program August 6th and 7th!

New and gently used women’s professional clothing and accessories Macy’s ▪ The Limited ▪ Lord…

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,…

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Animal Rescue

  • Update-Mojo has been reunited
  • Update-Happy Ending! Reunited
  • 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
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Man charged after threatening neighbors with a branch trimmer

Dwayne Gray, 42 of Racine has been charged with Bail Jumping-Misdemeanor and Disorderly Conduct. He made his initial appearance in Racine Circuit Court on Thursday July 30th and was given a $2,000 cash bond. A Competency hearing has been scheduled for August 11, 2015. According to the criminal complaint, on July 29,2015 Racine Police responded…

Man charged after threatening neighbors with a branch trimmer

August 6th-New Health Services hiring: Caregivers

NSH (New Health Services) will be holding walk-in interviews from 9a.m.-noon on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at the Workforce Development Center located at 1717 Taylor Ave, Classroom D. They are currently hiring for Caregivers. You will be providing clients support home care.   Share…

August 6th-New Health Services hiring: 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

Update-Mojo has been reunited

Mojo’s owners have notified us that they have been reunited   Share…

Update-Mojo has been reunited

Dress for Success Program August 6th and 7th!

New and gently used women’s professional clothing and accessories Macy’s ▪ The Limited ▪ Lord &Taylor ▪ Calvin Klein ▪ Kenneth Cole ▪ BCBG ▪ Ralph Lauren ▪ J.Crew ▪ GAP ▪ Talbots ▪ And more! Dress for Success Racine Boutique Sale! Thursday, August 6 ▪ 4 -7 p.m. Friday, August 7 ▪ 12 -7…

Dress for Success Program August 6th and 7th!

Employment

August 6th-New Health Services hiring: Caregivers

August 6th-New Health Services hiring: Caregivers

NSH (New Health Services) will be holding walk-in interviews from 9a.m.-noon on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at the Workforce Development Center located at 1717 Taylor Ave, Classroom D. They are currently hiring for Caregivers. You will be providing clients support…

Have questions about careers, jobs or anything related to employment? Just ask Workforce Wyatt

Have questions about careers, jobs or anything related to employment? Just ask Workforce Wyatt

There is a service available to anyone who may have questions about careers, jobs or…

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…

State News

Germantown Police-Dog lost after car crash, could be injured

Germantown Police-Dog lost after car crash, could be injured

From the Germantown Police Department Update: As of 07/31 6:00am Kiwi is still missing. Dear…

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…

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…

Police search for missing 13 year-old from Delafield

Police search for missing 13 year-old from Delafield

On July 19, 2015, a gray 2012 Ford Escape bearing WI registration 524RBT, was reported stolen from 4828 Vista Park Ct., in the City of Delafield. On August 1, 2015, 13-year-old Tia Marie Maney F/I DOB 05/25/2002, was reported as…

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1832 - Black Hawk War Ends
    On this date the defeat of and his followers at the , ended the . Black Hawk led the American troops northward while the rest of the Indians constructed rafts and canoes to facilitate an escape over the Mississippi river. The plan was successful initially but eventually General Atkinson realized the ruse. In the battle, […]
  • 1862 - (Civil War) Assault on Cumberland Gap, Tennessee
    Union forces, including the 1st Wisconsin Light Artillery, assaulted the Cumberland Gap in Tennessee. This strategic pass through the Appalachian Mountains from Virginia into Kentucky and Tennessee was a natural route for the South to invade the North and vice-versa. Confederate forces fortified it in 1861 and Union troops approached it in the spring of […]