Racine County Newswire (Page 3)

Racine County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Racine County, WI. (Page 3)

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  1. Walker's Right on Highway FundingRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2016 | Dad29

    Despite the whining and wailing from spend-and-tax "Republicans" in Racine County, the Governor has it right on highway funding. Vos and Wanggard pull all the usual goblins out of the closet: "Next year it will cost more!!!" and "Business will stop moving to Wisconsin!!!" "Run, hide, we are all doomed!!!" Messrs Vos and Wanggard's argument about cost ignores the flattest year-over-year cost of living increases in decades and ignores the fact that overall, Wisconsin is a lot more attractive than Illinois It ain't just roads , Van.


  2. Walkera s I-94 delay comes under attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | Kenosha News

    Gov. Scott Walker's transportation plan - which delays work on expanding Interstate 94 in Racine and Kenosha counties - has come under fire from local legislators. The governor spent time Thursday defending his administration's road-funding proposal, announced Wednesday.


  3. Assault evidence OK in trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | Daily Jefferson County Union

    ... of other alleged instances of sexual assault. According to the criminal complaint, on Feb. 12, 2016, a Racine County Sheriff's Office investigator came to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office with information about a sexual assault complaint. He ...


  4. Under DOT Budget Request, Local Governments Receive Dramatic Increase in Transportation AidRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... receive $122 million. The proposal does not include funding for finishing the 94 north/south widening through Racine County. Since the start of his tenure, the Governor has invested $1.5 billion on so-called mega projects. In a radio interview with ...


  5. Units responding for crash on I-94Read the original story

    Sep 14, 2016 | West of the I

    At about 10:59 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff's deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the southbound lanes for I-94 near Highway KR. UPDATE 11:01 a.m. - Union Grove Fire Department also responding. Racine County sheriff's deputies and state patrol also on the scene.


  6. 9/11 Events around Southeastern WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | WISN-TV

    ... the military conflicts in response to the 9/11 attacks. 15th Anniversary 9/11 Memorial Service 7 p.m.-8 p.m., Racine County Fair Grounds The gate opens at 6 p.m.


  7. Lake County gets largest share of county commutersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2016 | Kenosha News

    ... of commuters, according to the study, with about 44 percent heading to Kenosha's southern neighbor for work. Racine County had the next highest number of commuters, with about 22 percent driving slightly north. A combined 20 percent work in Cook or ...


  8. Back to School Means Access to Job Training and Education Assistance Programs at McDonald'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2016 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    With back to school season already taking shape across Southeast Wisconsin, thousands of teenagers, college students and other young people will be looking for the right job-flexible schedule, additional income and the chance to learn important job skills. To help young people achieve these goals, the Owner/Operators of 125 McDonald's restaurants in Southeastern Wisconsin are committed to providing world-class training and development opportunities in a fun environment that encourages continuous learning.


  9. Milwaukee teen faces 17 felonies for car theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | WIGM-AM Medford

    A 17 year-old boy from Milwaukee is facing 17 felony counts, after prosecutors say he confessed to taking part in four auto dealership burglaries in Racine County. Jabon V'Dillie is also suspected in taking part in a dealership burglary in Ozaukee County.


  10. Wisconsin lawmaker wants to ban synthetic heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | WAOW

    ... The drug is nearly eight times more potent than morphine and has been linked to at least 50 deaths nationwide. Racine County Sheriff Christopher Schmaling says U-47700 has killed two people in his county. Kleefisch says the chemicals in the drug ...


  11. Paris School eighth-grader has state champion steerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Kenosha News

    ... but not the first time she's found success in livestock competitions, said her father, Mike Crisp. At the Racine County Fair, Tori raised the overall grand and reserve champion steer two years ago, the grand champion Maine steer last year and the ...


  12. Burglary suspect left behind a T-shirt with his name on itRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Nothing To Do With Arbroath

    ... of robbing a second Racine-area business, a Citgo gas station. Brannon, 35, of Trevor, is being held in the Racine County Jail on a $2,500 cash bond. He has been charged with two counts of felony burglary that carry a combined maximum of 24 years of ...


  13. Home Sales Surge in Low Hazard AreasRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2016 | Realtor Magazine

    ... overall as having the lowest natural hazard risk: Milwaukee County, Wis.; Kewaunee County, Wis. (Green Bay); Racine County, Wis. (Racine); Knox County, Maine; and Kenosha County, Wis. (Chicago metro area). Among larger counties with at least 5,000 ...


  14. Bucks Closing In On Location For D-League AffiliateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Ridiculous Upside

    ... it seems that we're getting closer to seeing where the Bucks D-League team will play. Just yesterday, the Racine County Board had a meeting discussing a $40 million project that would consist a 135-room hotel in addition to an arena for the Bucks ...


  15. Unemployment drops in most Wisconsin cities, countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... at 7.2 percent, up from 6.9 percent in June. Unemployment rates also dropped in 71 of the state's 72 counties. Racine County's unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5.5 percent. La Crosse's rate dropped to 4 percent in July. Jackson, Monroe, ...


  16. Mount Pleasant police warn people about string of burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | WISN-TV

    Mount Pleasant police are warning people to be extra vigilant because there have been several burglaries in the village in the past month and a half. WISN 12 NEWS' ADRIENNE PEDERSEN REPORTS FROM THE RACINE COUNTY NEIGHBORHOOD.


  17. Most Wisconsin Cities, Counties See Unemployment DropRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... at 7.2 percent, up from 6.9 percent in June. Unemployment rates also dropped in 71 of the state's 72 counties. Racine County's unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5.5 percent. The local rates aren't seasonally adjusted so they can't be compared ...


  18. Republic landfill site draws bird watchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | Recycling Today

    A field adjacent to a Republic Services landfill in Racine County, Wisconsin, is drawing bird watchers and other nature enthusiasts after the grass in the meadow was allowed to grow into a prairie habitat.


  19. Duffel bags of loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | Kenosha News

    On Monday, Faith Hope & Love provided the Kenosha County Sheriff's Department with dozens of duffel bags filled with toiletries and comfort items. They are to be handed out by law enforcement officials to young people during times of need.


  20. Perseid meteor shower to light up the skyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | Kenosha News

    ... shower in that there are expected to be more meteors visible this year. Tonight is a scheduled open house at Racine County's Modine-Benstead Observatory. Open house events are held monthly from April through October at the observatory and there is ...