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Deputy Friendly & the Easter Bunny Make Visits Today

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Deputy Friendly & the Easter Bunny Make Visits Today

Deputy Friendly Timothy Graves of the Racine County Sheriff’s Office(RASO) spent time today with the Easter Bunny visiting St. Mary’s Hospital, The Women’s Resource Center and the Homeless Assistance Leadership Organization of Racine (HALO).   Deputy Friendly and the Easter Bunny handed out over 100 Easter baskets to new mothers and children at St. Mary’s hospital […]

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Wisconsin’s Tornado & Severe Weather Awareness Week April 17-21

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Wisconsin’s Tornado & Severe Weather Awareness Week April 17-21

(MADISON) – Schools, businesses, families, and individuals have two opportunities to test their emergency plans during statewide tornado drills on April 20, 2017. The drills are part of the annual spring severe weather campaign to encourage everyone in Wisconsin to be ready for possible tornadoes and severe weather. Governor Walker has declared April 17-21, 2017 […]

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City of Racine Spring Break Garbage & Recycling Collection Dates

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City of Racine Spring Break Garbage & Recycling Collection Dates

In observance of the Spring Break Holiday, City of Racine solid waste collection and recycling waste collection dates will be as follows:   Monday April 10,2017 Regular collection Tuesday April 11, 2017 Regular collection Wednesday April 12, 2017 Regular collection Thursday, April 13,2017 Regular collection Friday, April 14, 2017 No collection of solid waste or recycling […]

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Severe Thunderstorm WATCH in effect until 10pm

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Severe Thunderstorm WATCH in effect until 10pm

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM CDT FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS . WISCONSIN COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE IN SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN KENOSHA MILWAUKEE RACINE WALWORTH WAUKESHA

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Thunderstorms Expected Today

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Thunderstorms Expected Today

From the National Weather Service-Thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon across southern Wisconsin this afternoon. Some of these storms may become severe, with damaging wind and large hail as the primary threats. An isolated tornado is also possible. The greatest risk is in southeast Wisconsin, including the Milwaukee, Racine, and Kenosha areas. The best […]

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Hoverboard Catches Fire Causing $60,000 of Damages To College Ave Home Saturday Afternoon

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Hoverboard Catches Fire Causing $60,000 of Damages To College Ave Home Saturday Afternoon

On March 8, 2017 12:56 p.m. the Racine Fire Department along with the Racine Police Department responded to a fire at 1416 College Avenue. A hoverboard caught fire in a second-floor bedroom of a 2-story residence causing fire and smoke damage throughout the entire floor. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire and checked for extension. The occupants were […]

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