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Rollover accident at Durand and Kearney

Rollover accident at Durand and Kearney

6:05 pm Racine Police are on scene for an accident for a rollover at Durand…

RUSD removes thousands of books from schools

RUSD removes thousands of books from schools

The Racine County Eye is reporting that thousands of books are being removed at Racine…

“Guys Group” every Tuesday at the 16th St COP House

“Guys Group” every Tuesday at the 16th St COP House

“Guys Group” is being offered every Tuesday  from 6-7:30 p.m. at the 16th Street COP…

Man in critical condition after heroin overdose

Man in critical condition after heroin overdose

On 7/21/2014 at 6am the Racine County Communication Center received a 911 call from a…

Victims of skydiving accident indentified

Victims of skydiving accident indentified

On 07-20-2014 at 5:36pm hours the Racine County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to Skydive Midwest,…

Racine County Sheriff’s Office-Fatal skydiving accident

Racine County Sheriff’s Office-Fatal skydiving accident

On 07-20-2014 at 5:36pm hours the Racine County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to Skydive Midwest,…

Racine Firefighters save furry lives during Sunday afternoon fire

Racine Firefighters save furry lives during Sunday afternoon fire

The Racine Fire Department responded to 911 calls this afternoon for a house fire in…

RAPD Officer and KPD Officer go “over the edge” and raise $3,300

RAPD Officer and KPD Officer go “over the edge” and raise $3,300

On Saturday, July 19th Racine Police Officer Kristy Walls and Kenosha Police Officer Kate Schaper…

July 19th-Racine Household Hazardous Waste Collection Dates

July 19th-Racine Household Hazardous Waste Collection Dates

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

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Woman charged after bringing her kids with on a burglary

Tanya R Fawcett, 35 of Racine has been charged with three counts of 2nd-Degree Recklessly Endangering Safety, five counts of Bail Jumping-Misdemeanor, one count of disorderly conduct and one count of burglary. She was given a $1,000 cash bond after making her initial appearance it Racine Circuit Court. Her Preliminary hearing on July 31, 2014.…

Woman charged after bringing her kids with on a burglary

July 21, 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…

July 21, 2014- Weekly Job Listings

Unsolved Homicide-Jamil Hayes

Jamil Hayes, 26 GONE, BUT NOT FORGOTTEN On Friday, December 30, 2005 at 2:55 a.m. Hayes and an acquaintance drove to the 900 block of Hamilton Street after having left Vipers Lounge on High Street. Hayes got out of his car for an unknown reason and was shot. He died at the scene. Age 26…

Unsolved Homicide-Jamil Hayes

Rollover accident at Durand and Kearney

6:05 pm Racine Police are on scene for an accident for a rollover at Durand and Kearney Ave. Witnesses report that both drivers appear to be uninjured at this time. The Racine Fire Department is on scene at this time also. Share on Facebook…

Rollover accident at Durand and Kearney

“Guys Group” every Tuesday at the 16th St COP House

“Guys Group” is being offered every Tuesday  from 6-7:30 p.m. at the 16th Street COP House for males 10-17. For more information please call 262-632-0424 Share on Facebook…

“Guys Group” every Tuesday at the 16th St COP House

Employment

July 21, 2014- Weekly Job Listings

July 21, 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…

July 7th, 2014 Weekly Job Listings

July 7th, 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…

Applications available for CNC Bootcamp

Applications available for CNC Bootcamp

Applications are available for the Training Program -CNC BOOT CAMP Applications are available at Racine…

Jiffy Lube in Sturtevant is hiring- Apply Wed July 2nd

Jiffy Lube in Sturtevant is hiring- Apply Wed July 2nd

Jiffylube in Sturtevant at 7127 Durand Ave is now hiring and accepting applications for all…

State News

Kenosha Homicide Suspect Turns Himself In

Kenosha Homicide Suspect Turns Himself In

According to Kenosha Police, M.L. Dale turned himself in around 6:00 p.m. Sunday, June 29th.…

Couple found dead in truck at Kenosha Cemetery

Couple found dead in truck at Kenosha Cemetery

On Saturday June 28, 2014 at approximately 8:20 a.m. officers of the Kenosha Police Department…

Updated-Woman shot and killed overnight in Kenosha

Updated-Woman shot and killed overnight in Kenosha

On Saturday June 28, 2014 at approximately 1:45 a.m. officers of the Kenosha Police Department…

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 Fourth of July. One person was struck by the gunfire — and was injured, according to reports the victim suffered non life-threatening injuries. The shooting took…

National News

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