Racine County Newswire

Racine County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Racine County, WI.

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  1. 15-year-old dies at fishing pond Friday, September 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    DOVER, WI Union Grove High School in Racine County is making counselors available after the body of a 15-year-old student was recovered from a residential pond. Friends and classmates of sophomore Austin Sanders are mourning the teen's death, which is under investigation by the county sheriff's office.

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  2. 20 Under 40: Madeline CarreraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Kenosha News

    ... is involved with the United Way and programs that deal with mental health. She is the web coordinator of NAMI Racine County.

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  3. 20 under 40 Jennifer Tenuta: multi taskerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Kenosha News

    Multitasking is more than a word for Jennifer Tenuta; it's a way of life that has her adeptly juggling career, family and community service activities. Exhibiting boundless energy that would make the Energizer Bunny envious, no job is too difficult and no goal too unapproachable for Tenuta.

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  4. Gateway plans $5M expansion to help train Foxconn workforceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kenosha News

    ... build a plant that will make liquid crystal display panels for televisions, computers and other equipment in Racine County. The company has yet to make a final location decision. Gateway officials are cautiously optimistic that Foxconn will select a ...

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  5. Scott Walker has a plot to shield Foxconn from scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | Salon.com

    Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is desperate to gift billions of dollars in subsidies Foxconn, one of the world's largest electronics manufacturers, in a bid to get them to build a factory in his state. Yet in his fervor to subsidize Foxconn, renowned for the That's according to a memo released by the Wisconsin Legislative Council, who found that "several provisions of the legislation for Foxconn Technology Group of Taiwan and its plant may be unconstitutional," as the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Walker signed a deal on Monday that approved up to $3 billion in subsidies for the flat-screen Taiwan-based manufacturing company that plans to build a factory in Racine County, Wisconsin.

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  6. Could Wisconsin's Foxconn Law Be Open To Legal Challenges?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | WUWM

    ... employ 3,000 people at first, eventually creating up to 13,000 jobs. The plant's likely location will be in Racine County. On Wednesday, attorneys for the state Legislature released an opinion that some portions of the Foxconn law might be ...

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  7. Wisconsin Just Gave Foxconn $2.85 Billion - and Protection From ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | New York Magazine

    ... produces no technological or economic changes that adversely impact Foxconn or its operations in Racine County, Wisconsin. This plan to give a foreign company a sum of money more than three-and-a-half times larger than the state's annual education ...

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  8. Child-in-cage suspects plead 'not guilty' Thursday, September 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    RACINE, WI Two people in Racine County are pleading 'not guilty' to keeping a 9-year-old girl in a dog cage. 46-year-old Gail LaLonde and 58-year-old Dale Deavers entered the pleas in Racine County Circuit Court on Wednesday.

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  9. 2017 URISA Exemplary Systems in Government Award Recipients AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | Directions Magazine

    ... of the 2017 Enterprise Exemplary Systems in Government Award. The 2017 Enterprise System Category Winner is Racine County Land Records Management submitted by Tyson Fettes, Register of Deeds for Racine County, Wisconsin. System Summary : Racine ...

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  10. Falling in love with Wisconsin's fall colorRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 21 | Kenosha News

    ... more bike touring, hop on the paved Kenosha County Bike Path, which runs on the north side of Kenosha through Racine County and on the south side of Kenosha to Lake County Illinois. Outside Kenosha County, Wisconsin has several biking trails and ...

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  11. Wisconsin Senate Poised to Pass $3B for Foxconn PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... er to Walker saying the bill didn't do enough to make it possible for the city to support the project, leaving Racine County as the likely home to the factory, although no exact location has been announced.

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  12. No human cases of West Nile virus in Kenosha CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Kenosha News

    No human cases of West Nile virus have been reported in Kenosha County, but local health officials are urging residents to take precautions after one human infection was confirmed in Racine County late last week. "We don't have any human cases of West Nile and haven't since 2013," Stacy Wians, Public Health Community Specialist, said.

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  13. Wisconsin Governor Signs $3 Billion Foxconn Bill Into LawRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Manufacturing.net

    Gov. Scott Walker signed a $3 billion incentive package Monday for Foxconn Technology Group to build a flat-screen plant in southeastern Wisconsin, a deal he says will provide thousands of jobs for generations. The Republican governor signed the bill during a ceremony at Gateway Technical College in Racine County, where the plant likely will be located.

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  14. Scott Walker signs $3-billion Foxconn deal in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Daily Republic

    ... factory the size of 11 football fields in the southeast corner of Wisconsin. Its latest project, to go up in Racine County, will initially create 3,000 jobs, the company said, but has "the potential to grow" to roughly 13,000 workers. However, the ...

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  15. Gov. Walker Inks Foxconn Deal, Hopes Company Breaks Ground by SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | WUWM

    ... center stage Monday as Gov. Walker signed the bill. He traveled to Gateway Technical College in Sturtevant, in Racine County. Many observers predict the Taiwanese electronics giant will build its LCD screen manufacturing plant in the county. Now ...

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  16. More Read the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Gov. Scott Walker signed a $3 billion incentive package Monday for Foxconn Technology Group to build a flat-screen plant in southeastern Wisconsin, a deal he says will provide thousands of jobs for generations. The Republican governor signed the bill during a ceremony at Gateway Technical College in Racine County, where the plant likely will be located.

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  17. Kenosha County homes prices on the riseRead the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | Kenosha News

    ... for the same period a year ago, according to WRA statistics. Clark noted that housing inventory in neighboring Racine County is slightly better, however, the median price for a house there last month was $172,000 nearly 10 percent above the same ...

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  18. Foxconn deal will take 25 years to break evenRead the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | The Standard

    ... cott Walker, the governor of Wisconsin, told reporters at a ceremony on Monday at Gateway Technical College in Racine County, where the plant likely will be located, that he believes Foxconn will uphold its pledge to create thousands of jobs.

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  19. US$3b sweeteners for Foxconn made official, despite oppositionRead the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | The Standard

    Scott Walker, the governor of the US state of Wisconsin, signed a US$3 billion incentive package Monday for Foxconn Technology Group to build a flat-screen plant in southeastern Wisconsin, a deal he says will provide thousands of jobs for generations. The Republican governor signed the bill during a ceremony at Gateway Technical College in Racine County, where the plant likely will be located.

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  20. Latest: Paul Ryan 'very excited' about FoxconnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | NewsOK.com

    ... Walker signed the bill Monday afternoon during a packed ceremony at a technical college in Sturtevant in Racine County, the most likely location for the plant. The bill provides nearly $3 billion in cash to Foxconn if it invests $10 billion in a new ...

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