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Two Burlington residents injured in early morning accident

Two Burlington residents injured in early morning accident

On 10/22/14 at 2:55am Deputies were dispatched to the Town of Burlington for a single…

Mayor Dickert gives 2014 Budget Address

Mayor Dickert gives 2014 Budget Address

As you know we had a large financial challenge before us this year. I want…

MPPD to host Coffee with a Cop on Thursday, October 30th

MPPD to host Coffee with a Cop on Thursday, October 30th

Program offers opportunity to meet local officers and discuss community issues Mt. Pleasant, WI—On October…

“Battle of the badges” “The fight for Autism” raises $27,000

“Battle of the badges” “The fight for Autism” raises $27,000

According to event organizer James Kelley Jr., Battle of the Badges, “The fight for Autism”…

City of Racine to hold community meeting regarding flooding

City of Racine to hold community meeting regarding flooding

Mayor Dickert, along with Keith Haas, director of the Water Utility department and Mark Yehlen,…

Racine County Public Health Preparedness Efforts for Ebola

Racine County Public Health Preparedness Efforts for Ebola

RACINE, WI – Racine County health officials are joining their counterparts around the nation in…

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

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

Only a few days left to get your tickets for the the “1st annual Policeman’s…

Oct 18th-Household Hazardous Waste & Medicine Collection Day

Oct 18th-Household Hazardous Waste & Medicine Collection Day

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

Laundry Love Delivers Dignity, One Load at a Time

Laundry Love Delivers Dignity, One Load at a Time

The Racine County Eye is reporting that Laundry Love is officially underway in Racine. The…

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RPD-National Family Violence Apprehension Detail

On Wednesday October 22, 2014, Racine County law enforcement took part in a nationwide collaborative effort to identify and apprehend persons with outstanding domestic violence warrants. The 12th Annual Family Violence Apprehension Detail includes over 247 law enforcement agencies from 23 states. This is the first year the Racine County Domestic Violence Task Force has…

RPD-National Family Violence Apprehension Detail

October 20, 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…

October 20, 2014 Weekly Job Listings

Unsolved Homicide-Tonya Guerra

Tonya Guerra, 26 GONE, BUT NOT FORGOTTEN On Wednesday, July 31, 1996, at 10:50 p.m., Guerra crashed her red Geo Tracker into a light pole on Memorial Drive, south of State St., near the Walgreen’s Drug Store. Investigators found that Guerra had been shot in her left side below her arm. Guerra was unconscious and…

Unsolved Homicide-Tonya Guerra

Two Burlington residents injured in early morning accident

On 10/22/14 at 2:55am Deputies were dispatched to the Town of Burlington for a single vehicle accident. Responding Deputies were told there were two occupants in the vehicle and one was possibly trapped. The operator was transported to Burlington Memorial Hospital and is currently being treated for hip injuries. The passenger, who was trapped in…

Two Burlington residents injured in early morning accident

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

Only a few days left to get your tickets for the the “1st annual Policeman’s Ball.” November 1st- 5:30-. Remember, this is a community event and all are welcome to attend. Please consider coming to this event. Please go to the event page “1st annual Racine Policeman’s Ball” on facebook and like it. You can…

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

Employment

October 20, 2014 Weekly Job Listings

October 20, 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…

Break & Run Billiards hiring bartenders

Break & Run Billiards hiring bartenders

Break and Run Billiards is hiring bartenders Share…

Finn Christensen & Son hiring construction laborers

Finn Christensen & Son hiring construction laborers

Finn Christensen & Sons, Inc. is currently hiring construction laborers for more information and how…

CNC Boot Camp training program available again

CNC Boot Camp training program available again

Training Program CNC BOOT CAMP Applications are available at Racine Co. Workforce Development Center, Resource…

State News

Updated-Missing Milwaukee girl found safe

Updated-Missing Milwaukee girl found safe

Milwaukee police are actively seeking a critically missing 12-year-old girl — last seen by her…

Missing 7 year-old girl found safe

Missing 7 year-old girl found safe

The search for a missing seven-year-old Sheboygan girl has ended. Lilleona Badtke was located Tuesday…

Voter ID blocked for November election

Voter ID blocked for November election

The U.S. Supreme Court has blocked Wisconsin’s Voter ID law for the November election. In…

Jackson County Sheriff’s Dept search for sexual assault suspect

Jackson County Sheriff’s Dept search for sexual assault suspect

Caleb Rave is wanted out of Jackson County for four counts of Felony Bail Jumping for failure to appear for the charge of first degree sexual assault of a child. Caleb Rave was found guilty of first degree sexual assault…

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RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1864 - Cornerstone Laid for Milwaukee's Music Hall
    On this date the cornerstone was laid, during dedication ceremonies, for , known at the time as the Academy of Music. Constructed on Milwaukee Street, the hall opened on January 31, 1865 with a performance of Mendelssohn's , performed by Milwaukee's Musical Society.[Source: , p.106]
  • 1843 - Stephen Moulton Babcock Born
    On this date was born in Bridgewater, New York. From 1887 to 1913, he was a professor of agricultural chemistry at the University of Wisconsin and chief chemist for the Wisconsin Agricultural Experiment Station. In 1890 Babcock developed the for determining the butterfat content of milk. The test advanced the modern dairy industry as it […]