11 hrs ago
Couple Almost Falls Victim to Work Scam
A Caledonia couple notified police this week to report they nearly fell victim to an employment scam after answering a "Help Wanted" ad in the newspaper.
15 hrs ago
Wrong Number? Couple Receives Text Threat from Stuffed Duck
We've heard of attack dogs, but attack ducks? That's a new one. Caledonia police were notified May 19 that a woman received a threatening text message.
6 Characteristics Of A Truly Great Workplace
The following story was provided by AOLJobs.com By Claire Gordon What is the perfect place to work ? An office where every employee gets an annual 10 percent raise ? And nobody ever gets fired ? And the CEO knows everyone's name ? And there are free massages and volleyball courts and barrels of candy apples? None of the above.
Thu May 23, 2013
Police: Woman Admits to Stealing Boyfriend's Mom's Jewelry
A Caledonia man was duped into selling his mother's jewelry after police say his girlfriend stole the pieces but told him they belonged to her mother.
The Iraq War: 10 Years of Casualties, With 1 From Caledonia
The 2003 U.S.-led invasion of Iraq began 10 years ago this week - on March 19, 2003 - and although officially "over," fighting continues.
New Fire Protection Fee Moves Forward
Assuming the Public Service Commission gives Caledonia the nod, all village property owners will soon pay into the fire protection fee .
Student from Wisconsin wins Google Doodle contest
For the second year in a row, a student from Wisconsin has their artwork featured in a place much of America will see today.
Mon May 20, 2013
Village Hall Roof 'In Sad Shape,' Getting Needed Repairs
Village Hall will get much needed roof repairs this year. Board members agreed Monday to pursue the repairs, which could total $30,000 or more.
Sex Offender Discovered Living in Caledonia Near Two Schools
If a detective with the Caledonia Police Department hadn't inadvertently found Peter T. Baumeister - a registered sex offender - living near two schools in the Kremer subdivision, he probably would still be living there.
'Toddler Fight Club' Daycare Workers Plead Not Guilty
Two women charged with child abuse for filming and encouraging a fight at the daycare where they worked plead not guilty Thursday.
Fri May 17, 2013
Racine day care workers accused of filming beating plead not guilty
Two Racine day-care workers accused of filming the beating of a child pleaded not guilty to child abuse related charges Thursday, the Journal Times reports .
Thu May 16, 2013
Sex offender discovered living too close to school in violation of local ordinance
Caledonia police were investigating an unrelated case when they came across Peter Baumeister, 37, a registered sex offender, living with his brother in Caledonia.
Wed May 15, 2013
Caledonia Walmart Plans Take a Hit
Caledonia residents opposed to Walmart's proposal to build a supercenter at 4-Mile and Green Bay roads breathed a sigh of relief Wednesday.
What's the Going Rate For Lawn Service in Caledonia?
This week: How much do lawn services cost? How much do you pay for your lawn service? And what does that cover - just mowing, or does it cover weeding, pruning, planting? Please share in the comments below - we promise we won't judge you! And if you've got a lawn service you love, tell us that too.
Residents urged to test water for molybdenum
Like most of us, Jill Buchmann took for granted that the water her kids drink is clean and safe.
Tue May 14, 2013
Man Dies After Car Struck by Amtrak Train
The driver of a car struck by an Amtrak passenger train has died, and the Racine County Medical Examiner is on scene now.
Police: Elderly Man Exposed Himself to Neighbors on Mother's Day
A 77-year-old man is facing two misdemeanor charges after police say he exposed himself to neighbors on Mother's Day.
Fri May 10, 2013
Be Careful What You Flush, Caledonia
A tour of the Racine Wastewater Treatment plant might not be sexy, but it was definitely eye-opening, sometimes eye-watering from the odors.
Thu May 09, 2013
Woman Arrested For Drunk Driving After Crashing Her Car, Police Say
A 61-year-old Caledonia woman was arrested for suspicion of drunk driving after she crashed the Mercedes she was driving into a tree at 4:35 p.m. Friday on Hounds Trail at Highway 31.
Police Chase, Taser Suspected Alcohol Shoplifter
What should have been a shoplifting arrest at the store turned into a police chase, a car crash and the driver of the car getting tasered in order to take him into custody.