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Pick N’ Save “Sack Hunger” food drive now through April 4th

Pick N’ Save “Sack Hunger” food drive now through April 4th

Pick N’ Save located at 2820 South Green Bay Road is helping “Sack Hunger” with…

Lost Dog-Karma is lost 20th/Racine Street area

Lost Dog-Karma is lost 20th/Racine Street area

LOST DOG ALERT-Her name is karma and she got out last night and hasn’t came…

Missing Dogs-Superior Street area

Missing Dogs-Superior Street area

LOST PUPPIES-Superior Street area. One tan other black, names are Mamas and Oreo they both…

Racine Police-Residents sign up for Code Red

Racine Police-Residents sign up for Code Red

Do you know about Code Red? It is a county wide notification system making sure…

BD Freeman to be given key to the city this Saturday

BD Freeman to be given key to the city this Saturday

Mayor John Dickert will present the “Key to the City” to Racine native, BD Freeman.…

Still missing! LOST DOG-Southside near Clark & Racine Street

Still missing! LOST DOG-Southside near Clark & Racine Street

March 26th-Candy’s owners just updated us saying she is still missing. March 14th-From the owners…

Jo-Don Farms to participate in this year’s Peacefest!

Jo-Don Farms to participate in this year’s Peacefest!

Jo-Don Farms who is a great advocate of children, the community and animals will be…

City of Racine, State’s highest in unemployment again

City of Racine, State’s highest in unemployment again

The Department of Workforce Development (DWD) released the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ (BLS) estimates…

City of Racine Reacts to Pick ‘N Save Closing

City of Racine Reacts to Pick ‘N Save Closing

The following was issued by the City of Racine this afternoon in regards to the…

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Animal Rescue

  • Lost Dog-Karma is lost 20th/Racine Street area
  • Missing Dogs-Superior Street area
  • Still missing! LOST DOG-Southside near Clark & Racine Street
  • Lost Dog-Franksville/Caledonia area Northwestern Ave
  • Lost Dog-Lacy was lost near High & LaSalle
  • Wilbur “the Piggly Wiggly cat” is looking for his forever home
  • REUNITED-Chua is home safel!
  • Updated-Social media helps reunite dog with owner
  • Lost Cat-21st & Lathrop area
  • Lost Cat- Old Spring & Stuart area
  • Reward Offered! Lost Dog-Douglas & State Area
  • Lost Cat-Southside of Racine
  • Lost Dog in Kenosha 67th/25th
  • Lost Dog-17th and Holmes Area
  • Lost Dog-Raymond/Franksville area
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Mount Pleasant Police-Scam Alert on Green Dot Cards

The Mount Pleasant Police Department is warning citizens about unsolicited Green Dot Debit Cards they may have received in the mail. Police warn these cards are “very real.” According to police, someone had to supply your name, address and Social Security Number in order to obtain this “permanent” card, and thereby committed an identity theft.…

Mount Pleasant Police-Scam Alert on Green Dot Cards

McLane Foodservice – Now hiring in several different areas!

McLane Foodservice is hiring in multiple areas! Experience, GED-HSED or Diploma is required for all the following open positions: HR Assistant with Payroll Focus Sanitation 3rd Shift CDL Class A Delivery Drivers Experienced Order Selectors 1st and 2nd Shift If you have experience in any of the above employment opportunities and are interested in applying,…

McLane Foodservice – Now hiring in several different areas!

Unsolved Homicide-Mohammed Shehadeh

On March 12, 2010 Mohammed A Shehadeh was murdered inside The Market at 1949 Racine St. An anonymous donor has presented $10,000 for anyone who can provide information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for this homicide. On March 12, 2010 at about 5:30 P.M. the Racine Police Department responded to…

Unsolved Homicide-Mohammed Shehadeh

Pick N’ Save “Sack Hunger” food drive now through April 4th

Pick N’ Save located at 2820 South Green Bay Road is helping “Sack Hunger” with the food drive they are doing this week from March 29th until April 4th. They will be selling five and ten dollar bags that go to the Racine County Food Bank. Their goal at this location is to sell approximately 800…

Pick N’ Save “Sack Hunger” food drive now through April 4th

Jo-Don Farms to participate in this year’s Peacefest!

Jo-Don Farms who is a great advocate of children, the community and animals will be participating in this years 2015 Peacefest! They will be bringing a variety of animals for children and adults to visit with! Remember admission to Peacefest is free and is being held on August 23,2015 from Noon to 5 p.m.! Please…

Jo-Don Farms to participate in this year’s Peacefest!

Employment

McLane Foodservice – Now hiring in several different areas!

McLane Foodservice – Now hiring in several different areas!

McLane Foodservice is hiring in multiple areas! Experience, GED-HSED or Diploma is required for all the following open positions: HR Assistant with Payroll Focus Sanitation 3rd Shift CDL Class A Delivery Drivers Experienced Order Selectors 1st and 2nd Shift If…

Help Wanted: CNC Set-Up/Programmer $21.50/hour

Help Wanted: CNC Set-Up/Programmer $21.50/hour

CNC Set-Up/Programmer (001645277) Position Details: Pay: $21.50 Per Hour This position is 1st shift for…

Tuesday March 31st- Arby’s Hiring Event at Pilot Travel Center

Tuesday March 31st- Arby’s Hiring Event at Pilot Travel Center

Arby’s is having a Hiring Event on Tuesday March 31st from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m…

McLane Food Service hiring 3rd shift Sanitation Specialist

McLane Food Service hiring 3rd shift Sanitation Specialist

McLane Food Service is currently hiring a 3rd shift Sanitation Specialist. Job Title & Hours…

State News

Governor Walker Issues Executive Order to Lower Flags in Honor of Trooper Trevor Casper

Governor Walker Issues Executive Order to Lower Flags in Honor of Trooper Trevor Casper

Madison – Governor Scott Walker issued Executive Order #154 today ordering the United States flag…

Pleasant Prairie couples death ruled homicide/suicide, dog was also shot

Pleasant Prairie couples death ruled homicide/suicide, dog was also shot

UPDATE from the Pleasant Prairie Police Department-The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office and the Kenosha…

Bodies found after Pleasant Prairie fire

Bodies found after Pleasant Prairie fire

At 1:22 a.m. on Thursday, March 19, Pleasant Prairie Public Safety Dispatchers received a report…

Funeral services set for State Trooper Trevor Casper

Funeral services set for State Trooper Trevor Casper

Trevor J. Casper, age 21, of Kiel, while faithfully serving his community as a Wisconsin State Trooper, died Tuesday evening, March 24, 2015. Funeral Services for Trevor will be held on Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 5:00PM at Kiel High…

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RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1862 - (Civil War) Cumberland Gap Campaign Begins in Virginia
    The 1st Wisconsin Light Artillery took part in the Union campaign to seize Cumberland Gap. 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 […]
  • 1933 - Wisconsin Inventor Honored
    On this date a group of women paid thanks to the , Milwaukee's , in a national radio program. Amelia Earhart, Anna Boettinger (Franklin Roosevelt's daugher), Mrs. Robert E. Speer, the president of the National Young Women's Christian Association, all participated in the program. [Source: by Fred Holmes, p. 316-328]