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A search warrant executed Sept. 14 at a Racine residence led to five criminal charges - including drug trafficking...
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Wind Lake man faces sexual assault charges following Saturday incident

A 22-year-old Wind Lake man faces a felony charge of third-degree sexual assault after police...
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Search warrant leads to multiple drug-related charges

Two Racine men face multiple drug-related charges after a search warrant was executed Sept. 14...
Mount Pleasant Village Board

Breaking News: Mount Pleasant worker dies after being struck by car on Monday

Updated, Tuesday morning A worker with the Mount Pleasant public works department has died as the...

Government

A proposal for a small pass-through park in the Uptown area has been tossed around like a hot potato...
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Racine ready to create a new micro-enterprise fund

The city of Racine has experienced a respectable level of success with its Small Business...
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Electronic signage will light up southwest corner of Lake Avenue garage

A corner of Lake Avenue in Racine will get a little brighter with the addition...
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NAMI Racine County to Host Mental Health Candidate Forum in October

During the first full week in October for Mental Illness Awareness Week, NAMI Racine County,...

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Federal law: free credit lock down available as of today

There is good news for anyone looking to lock down their credit to protect their identities. Starting today, a new federal law makes all...
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Foxconn Wisconn Valley Science & Technology Park Development

The Foxconn Wisconn Valley Science and Technology Park in the Village of Mount Pleasant. This video illustrates how the park may appear upon completion. Foxconn...

Foxconn unveils campaign to hire 3,000 military veterans

With the first vertical construction recently taking place at what will become part of the Foxconn Technology Group’s massive Mount Pleasant facility, the Taiwanese...
Badger Meter

Press Release: Badger Meter to Create 40 Jobs in Racine

MADISON – Badger Meter, a developer of flow measurement products, is expanding its operations in Racine – a project expected to create 40 jobs over...
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Racine unemployment rate drops, pressure to build a skilled workforce remains

The extra push needed to spur employment in the City of Racine has started to take root as the unemployment rate dropped from 5.6...

Business

Wild Root Market Capital Campaign

Wild Root Market meets capital campaign goal

UPDATE Sept. 24: Officials with Wild Root Market said Monday morning that they were able to reach their capital campaign goal of $1.125 million. The...
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Opinion: Nominate Horlick Football Coach Brian Fletcher for most valuable coach

The best coaches do more than just coach, they connect to the good in their players and inspire their communities. From elementary school to high...
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National medical group, CleanSlate Outpatient Addiction Medicine, opens Racine center

CleanSlate Outpatient Addiction Medicine, recently opened its medication-assisted treatment center in Racine at 5439 Durand Ave CleanSlate is a national medical group that provides physician-led,...
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Life Insurance in Wisconsin – A Comprehensive Guide

The benefits of a life insurance policy goes beyond what people usually think. Some don’t even bother with such policies because, in their opinion,...
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Racine County Real Estate Transfers: Sept. 1 through Sept. 9

More real estate along the Interstate and near the Foxconn Technology Group campus have changed hands between Sept. 1 through Sept. 8. We've also...

Real Estate

A number of real estate properties changed hands between Sept. 10 through Sept. 14, including a Salvation Army thrift...
downtown

California group jumps into downtown development

Some of the newest investors in downtown Racine say they hope to plant...
Property transfers

Property Transfers: Chase Bank drive-thru, multi-family units sell

About $24 million in property changed hands between July 2 and July 5, according to...
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Property Transfers: Haban Manufacturing, Aspen Apartments sell

The Racine County real estate market keeps humming along as almost 200 properties sold  --...

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The Purposeful Parent: Back To School Special

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The Purposeful Parent: Now I lay me down to sleep…

Now I lay me down to sleep … Many of us are familiar with this opening...

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A man has been charged after he forced a girl he met online to have sex with him, according to a criminal complaint by...
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Traffic accident leads to weapons charges against Racine man

A report of a traffic accident Sunday led to a pair of criminal charges being filed Monday in Racine County Circuit Court against a...
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Hit-and-run accident with injuries leads to felony arrest

A 26-year-old Racine man faces a felony charge of a hit and run causing great bodily harm after a traffic accident Saturday. The felony filed...