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New details in Berit Beck case

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New details in Berit Beck case

The Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s Office has announced a press conference set for Monday, April 7th to discuss recent developments in the 1990 abduction/homicide of 18-year-old Berit Beck. Beck left her Sturtevant home headed for Appleton on July 17th, 1990 for a computer training class.She never made it there.Beck’s van was found in a […]

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Racine Official Cited for OWI

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Racine Official Cited for OWI

Date: April 5, 2014 No: 14-11 Subject: Elected Official Cited for OWI Arrested: Rich CHIAPETE, Racine Co. District Attorney Operating While Intoxicated 1st Offense – 346.63(1)(a) Hit and Run – Property Damage – 346.69 On Friday April 4, 2014 at 10:04 p.m. Racine Police responded to a single vehicle accident at Melvin Avenue and N. […]

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Cats Rescued from Hoarding Ready for Adoption

Our friends at the Racine County Eye are reporting that six cats rescued from an alleged hoarding situation in Caledonia are now ready for their fur-ever homes. Wisconsin Humane Society Racine Director Alison Kleibor made the announcement Friday in a written release. “Six of the cats have been medically cleared to go into our adoption […]

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Don’t Panic, Prepare!

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Don’t Panic, Prepare!

Public health professionals unite this week, April 7-13, to celebrate National Public Health Week. This year the Central Racine County Health Department and the City of Racine Health Department have collaborated to send out a common message: Don’t Panic, Prepare! For many years local health departments have received grant funding from the Center of Disease […]

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Woman and children displaced by fire

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Woman and children displaced by fire

The Racine Fire Department is on scene of a house fire in the 1600 block of West Street. The Racine Fire Department and Racine Police Department responded after 911 calls came in stating that a home was on fire around 6:10 this evening. When police arrived there were visible smoke and flames. A fire investigator […]

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