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5 year-old dies after being struck by car

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5 year-old dies after being struck by car

On Saturday July 26th, 2014 at 2:40 p.m. officers responded to a child struck by a vehicle in the 3400b1k of First Avenue. Responding officers were advised that the child was standing at the end of a driveway facing the street. The child had just arrived to attend a party in the neighborhood. At this […]

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Fire at Beck Aluminum-23rd & Racine Streets

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Fire at Beck Aluminum-23rd & Racine Streets

South Shore Fire Department along with Racine Police and Mount Pleasant Police are on scene for an active fire at Beck Aluminum. Multiple calls came into Racine County Dispatch at around 8:05 for a trailer that was on fire near a building. When Racine Police arrived they confirmed it was a 30 foot trailer that […]

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City of Racine still ranked #1 in highest unemployment statewide

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City of Racine still ranked #1 in highest unemployment statewide

The City of Racine still leads the State of Wisconsin in highest unemployment rates. According to the Department of Workforce Development estimated Racine’s jobless rate at 10.4 percent for June, compared with 12.3 percent a year earlier. Beloit rated second-in highest unemployment rate in June, 9.5 percent. Other area jobless rates, this June compared to […]

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20th Annual Cops N’ Kids Fishing Trip

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20th Annual Cops N’ Kids Fishing Trip

Today, Wednesday July 23, 2014, the Racine Police Athletic Association (RPAA) is sponsoring the 20th Annual “Cops-N-Kids” Fishing Trip. Since 1995, active and retired law enforcement officers as well as civilian employees and citizens, volunteer their time to interact with and mentor area youth in a positive environment. Volunteers provide all of the fishing gear, boats, bait, and food […]

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Rollover accident at Durand and Kearney

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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

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