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Yorkville man dies after winds topple a grain auger

Yorkville man dies after winds topple a grain auger

On Friday, October 31, 2014 at 2:21 pm the Racine County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched…

Pershing Park drive closed to waves and damage

Pershing Park drive closed to waves and damage

Pershing Park Drive has been closed and barricaded due to the high waves washing across…

Wind causing damage throughout Racine County

Wind causing damage throughout Racine County

Today’s very windy condition has caused numerous power lines down, trees down, Pershing Blvd being…

Vehicle crashes in Speedway on Washington

Vehicle crashes in Speedway on Washington

3:22 p.m. The Southshore Fire Department along with Mount Pleasant Police are on scene at…

Rep. Robin Vos shows concerns over Mayor Dickert’s 2015 Budget

Rep. Robin Vos shows concerns over Mayor Dickert’s 2015 Budget

Racine Community Media is reporting that a letter was sent to Mayor John Dickert dated…

Trick or Treat times for Racine

Trick or Treat times for Racine

Trick or Treat in Racine County: All on October 31: Mount Pleasant: 5 to 7…

Accident shuts down part of Washington Ave.

Accident shuts down part of Washington Ave.

Racine Police and Fire are on scene for an accident with multiple injuries at Washington…

Hospitality Center of Racine working to open emergency lodging this weekend

Hospitality Center of Racine working to open emergency lodging this weekend

Message from The Hospitality Center of Racine….”Working now to make overnight shelter happen at the…

Wind Advisory Issued For Friday 7 a.m.-6 p.m.

Wind Advisory Issued For Friday 7 a.m.-6 p.m.

Alert: Wind Advisory issued October 30 at 3:20PM CDT until October 31 at 6:00PM CDT…

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Racine Police seek information on armed robbery

The Racine Police Department, in conjunction with CRIME STOPPERS of Racine County Inc. is seeking information on an Armed Robbery that occurred on 10/30/2014 at approximately 8:51pm at Carniceria La Huasteca, 1501 MLK Drive, in the City of Racine. Four males of unknown race entered the store wearing masks and hoods, ordered the customers and…

Racine Police seek information on armed robbery

CNC Boot Camp training program available again

Training Program CNC BOOT CAMP Applications are available at Racine Co. Workforce Development Center, Resource Room, 1717 Taylor Ave., Racine and the Burlington location, 496 McCanna Parkway, Room 119, Burlington 95% of CNC Boot Camp graduates have found jobs within weeks of completion with an average hourly wage of $12.75! The CNC Boot Camp is…

CNC Boot Camp training program available again

Unsolved Homicide-Calvin Payne

Calvin Payne Jr, 20 GONE, BUT NOT FORGOTTEN. The McLain/Payne families are asking for help from the public. About 10:58 a.m. Dec. 23, 1994 Calvin Payne was shot in the head while walking in the 900 block of Peck Avenue. Several people were in the immediate area when Payne was shot, but no witnesses have…

Unsolved Homicide-Calvin Payne

Yorkville man dies after winds topple a grain auger

On Friday, October 31, 2014 at 2:21 pm the Racine County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the 16,000 block of Spring Street in the Town of Yorkville for a farming accident. It was found that a 51 foot grain auger blew over because of high winds and fatally injured a 64 year old property owner…

Yorkville man dies after winds topple a grain auger

Trick or Treat times for Racine

Trick or Treat in Racine County: All on October 31: Mount Pleasant: 5 to 7 p.m. Racine: 5 to 8 p.m. (used to be November 2nd, it has been changed to October 31st) Sturtevant: 5 to 7 p.m. followed by annual costume contest and bonfire at Fireman’s Park Caledonia: 5 to 8 p.m. Share…

Trick or Treat times for Racine

Employment

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 Room, 1717 Taylor Ave., Racine and the Burlington location, 496 McCanna Parkway, Room 119, Burlington 95% of CNC Boot Camp graduates have found jobs within…

October 27, 2014- Weekly Job Listings

October 27, 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…

2014 It’s all about ME! Manufacturing Expo

2014 It’s all about ME! Manufacturing Expo

Gateway’s Manufacturing Expo is a field trip opportunity that will help students, parents, and educators…

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…

State News

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…

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…

Wisconsin DOJ remembers “K9 Addie”

Wisconsin DOJ remembers “K9 Addie”

On behalf of the Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Lake Winnebago Area Metropolitan Enforcement Group (MEG) Unit, Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen has announced the loss of the Unit’s former Drug Detection Canine, Addie. On Tuesday, October 28,…

National News

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1947 - Soap Opera Star Deirdre Hall Born
    On this date Deirdre Hall, best known for her role as Dr. Marlena Evans on the long-running daytime televison soap opera , was born in . She has won five Best Actress awards from (1982-85,1995). She was also named Best Television Role Model and won the prestigious American Women in Radio and Television (AWRT) award […]
  • 1819 - Alexander Williams Randall Born
    On this date , governor of Wisconsin, was born in Ames, New York. He gained state-wide recognition as one of Governor Bashford's attorneys during the famous . He served as governor from 1858 to 1862. After two terms, he was appointed by President Lincoln as Minister to the Papal State in Rome. He became the […]