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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, 13851 56th Road in Sturtevant, Wisconsin for a sky diving accident. Witnesses stated two male skydivers missed their landing at the Sylvania Airport, instead landing onto 56th Road adjacent to the airport. One of the skydivers died at the scene, […]

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Racine Firefighters save furry lives during Sunday afternoon fire

The Racine Fire Department responded to 911 calls this afternoon for a house fire in the 2400 block of Coolidge Ave. Neighbors smelled something burning, heard beeping and called 911. Racine Firefighters rescued a mom cat, her kittens and a bunny and their dog was able to get out with residents. The residents are displaced […]

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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 “over the edge” for Special Olympics at Miller Park. Officer Walls and Officer Schaper raised $3,300 for the event, all of which benefits the Special Olympic athletes throughout the state. Photos courtesy and credit of Kristy Walls Share on Facebook

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July 19th-Racine Household Hazardous Waste Collection Dates

Below are the dates for this year’s collections, which are held at 6200 – 21st Street from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM: July 19, 2014 August 16, 2014 September 20, 2014 October 18, 2014 *Also Medicine Drop Off Day   The links below take you to the City’s webpage where you can find Household Hazardous […]

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RFD battles overnight fire on Racine’s south side

The Racine Fire Department battled an overnight fire on Racine’s southside. The Racine Fire Department was called to the 2800 block of Glendale Ave for a house fire after multiple 911 calls came in stating that the home was on fire, a Mount Pleasant Police Officer who arrived in the area confirmed that it was […]

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