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Racine residents can show their support for law enforcement

Racine residents can show their support for law enforcement

With the chaos going on around the country, many people want to show their support…

Missing Racine woman found safe!

Missing Racine woman found safe!

10:35 a.m.  64 year-old Josefina Vargas Cotto has been found safe. Silver alert has been…

Discarded smoking materials cause shed fire

Discarded smoking materials cause shed fire

On September 3,2015 at 4:59 p.m., the Racine Fire Department responded to a shed fire.…

Friday morning accident shuts down interstate for short time

Friday morning accident shuts down interstate for short time

On 09/04/2015 there was a single vehicle accident that occurred on E/B I-94 (Southbound) at…

Apple Holler nominated in USA Today’s 10 Best Readers’ Choice Travel Award

Apple Holler nominated in USA Today’s 10 Best Readers’ Choice Travel Award

RACINE, WISCONSIN, August 11, 2015-Apple Holler nominated in USA TODAY’S 10Best Readers’ Choice Travel Award…

LOST DOG-Boo is lost area of 15th & Oregon

LOST DOG-Boo is lost area of 15th & Oregon

Boo was lost in the area of 15th & Oregon today. If seen or found…

November 14th-Racine Policeman’s Ball

November 14th-Racine Policeman’s Ball

The 2nd annual Racine Policeman’s Ball has opened up ticket sales. The event date is…

No one injured in Tuesday evening fire on Old Mill Road

No one injured in Tuesday evening fire on Old Mill Road

On Tuesday, September 1,2015 at 4:35 p.m. the Racine Fire Department along with the Racine…

Vaccine clinics being held thoughout September

Vaccine clinics being held thoughout September

TWO vaccine clinics this are being hosted this week at the Wisconsin Humane Society. Join…

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Animal Rescue

  • LOST DOG-Boo is lost area of 15th & Oregon
  • Lost Dog-Sparky is lost 21st and Lathrop Area
  • Tyga taken after burglary… HOME SAFE & REUNITED
  • Update-Stella has been reunited and is home safe!
  • 10 week old puppy missing after northside burglary
  • Update-Dog found after accident
  • Reunited-Lyla is back home
  • REUNITED-Izzy is home safe
  • Update-REUNITED!
  • Update-Variance has been found and is home safe!
  • UPDATE-ISIS has been found!
  • Lost Dog-Blue is lost in the Erie and Barker area
  • Lana is home safe and reunited after being taken
  • LOST DOG-Mookah is still missing
  • Lost Cat-Princess is lost, owner is not giving up hope
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$100,000 bond for man charged with sexual assault of child

Orlando Deleon, 45 of Racine has been charged with 1st Degree Child Sex Assault – Sexual Contact with Person under Age of 13 and is being held on $100,000 cash bond after making his initial appearance in Racine Circuit Court. His preliminary hearing is scheduled for  09-10-2015. According to the criminal complaint, Racine Police responded on…

$100,000 bond for man charged with sexual assault of child

September 9th-“Wednesday Works” -NOW HIRING!

This week’s Wednesday Works! Every Wednesday a featured employer will be here to speak to YOU! September 9th, 2015 9am – 12pm ONSITE RECRUITMENT Racine/Kenosha Community Action Agency at 2113 N Wisconsin St, Racine, WI 53402 Meijer Distribution Center is hiring Warehouse Team Members. Starting wage is $13.50 per hour.   Share…

September 9th-“Wednesday Works” -NOW HIRING!

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

Racine residents can show their support for law enforcement

With the chaos going on around the country, many people want to show their support for law enforcement, nationally and locally. Local Racine residents came up with the idea of a tshirt to show support and many are asking how to order. Proceeds from the shirts to benefit Wisconsin Concerns of Police Survivors. Shirts are…

Racine residents can show their support for law enforcement

Thank you from everyone at the Olive Garden to customer who helped save a life!

We received this message from a server at Olive Garden in Racine and she would like to say thank you. Kristina wrote “Hello. I am a server at the olive garden here in Racine. Yesterday around 3:30 a coworker was having a severe seizure in the kitchen. She began going through long periods of not…

Thank you from everyone at the Olive Garden to customer who helped save a life!

Employment

September 9th-“Wednesday Works” -NOW HIRING!

September 9th-“Wednesday Works” -NOW HIRING!

This week’s Wednesday Works! Every Wednesday a featured employer will be here to speak to YOU! September 9th, 2015 9am – 12pm ONSITE RECRUITMENT Racine/Kenosha Community Action Agency at 2113 N Wisconsin St, Racine, WI 53402 Meijer Distribution Center is hiring Warehouse…

Now hiring 100 position for Packaging & Assembly-you can start today!

Now hiring 100 position for Packaging & Assembly-you can start today!

Immediate openings for Packaging and Assembly, 100 positions to fill ASAP. $8.50 an hour plus…

Hands of Hope is hiring drivers and resident assistants

Hands of Hope is hiring drivers and resident assistants

Resident Assistants Hands of Hope Residential is currently hiring Resident Assistants for our every other…

MBS Auto hiring qualified mechanics

MBS Auto hiring qualified mechanics

MBS Auto is hiring a Mechanic must have own tools and ASE Certified is a…

Commentary

Huge thank you to the anonymous donor who replaced a young boy’s bike

Huge thank you to the anonymous donor who replaced a young boy’s bike

We were just contacted by the mom of this little boy and Crystal has asked…

Thank you to these ladies for protecting and serving!

Thank you to these ladies for protecting and serving!

Sharing for a facebook friend Daen wrote to us “Hi!! A big shout out to…

The Great in Racine-A boy, his bike and a great Racine Police Officer

The Great in Racine-A boy, his bike and a great Racine Police Officer

On July 21, 2015 we wrote about a Racine Police Officer  “Today we witnessed a…

Thank you from everyone at the Olive Garden to customer who helped save a life!

Thank you from everyone at the Olive Garden to customer who helped save a life!

We received this message from a server at Olive Garden in Racine and she would like to say thank you. Kristina wrote “Hello. I am a server at the olive garden here in Racine. Yesterday around 3:30 a coworker was…

State News

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1864 - (Civil War) Second Day at Lovejoy Station, Georgia
    Minor actions continued at Lovejoy Station in Georgia during the Atlanta Campaign. The 12th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 24th, 25th and 32nd Wisconsin Infantry regiments along with the 10th Wisconsin Light Artillery took part in this action. This was the second of three days during which the two sides faced off and parried without actually fighting […]
  • 1916 - Donald Edgar Tewes Born
    On this date Donald Edgar Tewes was born in Merrill, Wisconsin. Tewes graduated from University of Wisconsin Law School in 1940 and practiced in Merrill. He entered the service as a private in 1942 and became a combat intelligence officer with the Fourteenth United States Air Force's Flying Tigers. He logged twenty-five combat missions in […]