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Lost Dog-Douglas & State Area

Lost Dog-Douglas & State Area

LOST PUPPY! Lost 4 1/2 month old brindle pittie. Female. Lost yesterday (Monday) between LaSalle,…

Woman gives birth at Cliffside Park

Woman gives birth at Cliffside Park

The Racine County Eye is reporting that baby number seven for a homeless family living…

One week from tomorrow-Peacfest August 24 at Quarry Park

One week from tomorrow-Peacfest August 24 at Quarry Park

One week from tomorrow!!!! Remember admission is free, C.O.P Unit Supporter Tshirts will be available…

“Cop on a Roof” raises over $1,500

“Cop on a Roof” raises  over $1,500

Officers and civilians from multiple agencies worked together and volunteered their time to raise money…

August 24th-Racine’s Peacefest to be held at Quarry Lake Park

August 24th-Racine’s Peacefest to be held at Quarry Lake Park

Sunday August 24th, noon to 4 p.m. Racine’s Peacefest at the Quarry Lake Park located…

Friday-Cop on a Rooftop for Special Olympics

Friday-Cop on a Rooftop for Special Olympics

COP ON A ROOFTOP FRIDAY, AUGUST 15 FROM 6AM – 11AM Police Officers will STAKE…

Friday August 15-Bag Hunger food drive for Veterans

Friday August 15-Bag Hunger food drive for Veterans

In Friday August 15th. The Airport Inn located on Durand Ave is holding a food…

New Distribution Program Announced for 12th Annual Backpack/School Supplies Giveaway

New Distribution Program Announced for 12th Annual Backpack/School Supplies Giveaway

Summer vacation is winding down and Racine students are once again preparing to return to…

August 23-For Di’s Benefit

August 23-For Di’s Benefit

Dianna Kaiser has an inherited liver disorder and now needs a liver transplant. Benefit being…

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Burlington man charged after 131,000 child pornographic images found

William Person, 44 of Burlington has been charged with 10 counts of Possession of Child Pornography and is being held on $10,000 cash bond after making an initial appearance in Racine Circuit Court today. His Preliminary hearing on September 3, 2014. According to the criminal complaint On May 8, 2014, Investigators with the Burlington Police…

Burlington man charged after 131,000 child pornographic images found

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 National Career Readiness Certificate logo is the registered trademark of ACT, Inc.The Workforce Development Center is an equal opportunity service provider. In order for us to serve you better, please notify us ahead of time if you need assistance to…

August 18th, 2014 Weekly Job Listings

Unsolved Racine homicide-Arthur Winch Jr. known as “Jim”

Many people in this community knew him as “Jim”. If you have any information you are encouraged to contact Racine Police. Let’s give this family some closure and bring the responsible party to justice. On Thursday, April 14, 2005, at 10:34 p.m., a caller reported Arthur Winch had been beaten and was lying unconscious in…

Unsolved Racine homicide-Arthur Winch Jr. known as “Jim”

Lost Dog-Douglas & State Area

LOST PUPPY! Lost 4 1/2 month old brindle pittie. Female. Lost yesterday (Monday) between LaSalle, State and Douglas. If see please call 262-902-6944 or 262-598-0454. Please return her home safe her owners are heartbroken and worried Share on Facebook…

Lost Dog-Douglas & State Area

One week from tomorrow-Peacfest August 24 at Quarry Park

One week from tomorrow!!!! Remember admission is free, C.O.P Unit Supporter Tshirts will be available ($15 adult/$10 children) Great food, burgers, brats, hot dogs, corn on the cob. Lots of organizations participating. Come make a day out of it! Noon-4 at the Quarry Lake Park! Share on Facebook…

One week from tomorrow-Peacfest August 24 at Quarry Park

Employment

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 National Career Readiness Certificate logo is the registered trademark of ACT, Inc.The Workforce Development Center is an equal opportunity service provider. In order for us…

Health Profession Opportunity Grants Available

Health Profession Opportunity Grants Available

Are you a student currently pursuing vocational studies for a career in healthcare? AND…are you…

August 11, 2014- Weekly Job Listings

August 11, 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…

City of Racine taking applications for Community Service Officer

City of Racine taking applications for Community Service Officer

Under the general supervision of the CSO Supervisor, is responsible for enforcing motor vehicle parking…

State News

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…

Silver Alert Program Goes Into Effect Today

Silver Alert Program Goes Into Effect Today

MADISON — Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen is pleased to announce an important new resource…

Kenosha Police: Person shot after 4th of July fireworks show

Kenosha Police: Person shot after 4th of July fireworks show

According to Kenosha police shots were fired after the fireworks show in Kenosha on the…

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 the person has been identified Original-At approximately 4:00 AM on 8/11/14, an individual walked into the Milwaukee VA Medical Center who appears to have a…

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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