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Racine County Sheriff’s handle vessel in distress call

On June 7, 2014 at 8:35 A.M. the Racine County Sheriff’s Office Water Patrol took a call over the marine band radio for a vessel in distress. The caller stated he was in a 18 foot boat on Lake Michigan about four miles off shore and one half mile south of the Racine Harbor entrance […]

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WHS-Racine Campus in need of blankets, towels or sheets

If you have blankets, towels, or sheets you aren’t using anymore, we could put them to great use in Racine! The dogs seized in Caledonia were in desperate need of baths (in many cases, multiple trips to the tub) and it has taken a major toll on our towel supply. We’re also doing everything we […]

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RCSO-Click it or ticket nets more than just seat belt violations

Members of the Racine County Sheriff’s Office participated in the annual Click It or Ticket It campaign from May 20th to June 2nd. These deployments are completed through a partnership with the Bureau of Transportation Safety, which has provided the Sheriff’s Office with a grant to put extra personnel on the streets in an attempt […]

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Video-Tails wagging for dogs seized from Orphan Kanines

Here is a glimpse of some of the 40 dogs being housed at the former Central Bark facility on Durand Ave. They temporary location is staffed full time during the day and also has night time security. At this time the facility is not open to the public, Wisconsin Humane Society will notify the public […]

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WHS-Animals settling into their new surroundings & getting medical treatment

Angela Speed spokes person for Wisconsin Humane Society stated that about half the animals (around 40) are being housed at the former Central Bark doggie day care, 5326 Durand Avenue here in Racine. Most of them are undergoing medical treatment at this time for a variety of ailments. There are still dogs that they are […]

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