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A 22-year-old Wind Lake man faces a felony charge of third-degree sexual assault after police received a report from...
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...
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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...
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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...

Government

After Racine City Alderman Ray DeHahn died earlier this month, city officials will now look for a member of...
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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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Race to end racism event set Sept. 29

Press release The Greater Racine community and organizations interested in racial justice work and anti-racism efforts...

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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...
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Schools of Hope volunteer signup deadline is Sept. 10

Monday, Sept. 10, is the deadline to sign up this year to be a Schools of Hope volunteer tutor. When kids can read, they succeed....

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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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Racine ready to create a new micro-enterprise fund

The city of Racine has experienced a respectable level of success with its Small Business Revolving Loan Fund, which was established in 2015. The...
Life Insurance

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...
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Racine County Eye support local journalism apparel on sale

Racine County Eye is rolling out a new way for readers to show off their support for local journalism. We're introducing our very own...

Real Estate

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

The Purposeful Parent

Homework, huh, yeah What is it good for? Absolutely nuthin, uh! If you are not familiar with music from the 70’s you...
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The Purposeful Parent: Back To School Special

It's back to school and have I got a deal for you! As a teacher of...
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Prevent Blindness Wisconsin: Bring their vision into focus

Imagine trying to solve a math problem in school, but you can’t make out whether...
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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 new open-air pavilion will be built at the River Bend Nature Center with the financial support of Gene Johnson, wife of the late...
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Rethinking Discipline In The Racine Unified School District

When Ron Clone, a fourth grade teacher at Goodland Elementary, has a classroom of students that have become restless, he pulls out his laptop...
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Mount Pleasant Day 2018 in pictures

Mount Pleasant Day proved to be a great success and fun for everyone. Great weather, climbing walls, helicopter rides, popcorn and music, sub sandwiches...

UPDATE: Mount Pleasant Police arrest 3 for retail theft

On Friday, Mount Pleasant officers responded to Kohl’s Department Store after receiving notice that three female suspects were leaving the store with stolen merchandise....
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Eco-Justice Center’ Fall Festival provided tons of family fun

The Eco-Justice Center celebrated their Fall Festival on Sunday and here are a few pictures of the fun provided!  The Center provides education programs...