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It’s all about the work… and transportation in eastern Racine County

If you commute, travel or even rely on public transportation through the middle of Racine County, you will need to keep up to date...

Gold Medal Lofts boosts Racine apartment rental unit numbers

A complete rehabilitation of a historic Racine factory building will result in 77 much-needed new apartment units. The Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority...
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How Racine County voted in the Wisconsin Partisan Primary

Here's how Racine County voted in the 2018 partisan primary election on Tuesday. The winner of the overall state or district is listed after...

Off-duty workers, law enforcement lip sync Montgomery Gentry song

Over 80 law enforcement officers, business owners, and city, county and state workers participated in a lip sync of Montgomery Gentry's song My Town. Jodie...
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Wisconsin primary election information: polling locations

Election Information Here’s the election information you’ll need to cast your ballot in the 2018 general election primary on Tuesday. Hours:  The polls are open 7:00 a.m....

Highway MM-Highway 38 project info session set for Monday

Wisconsin Department of Transportation has scheduled an open house-style meeting Monday, Aug. 13, to discuss the ongoing reconstruction of County Highway MM...
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News roundup: headlines from August 6

Here are several headlines from national, state and local news sources today.Here are your headlines:

2 vie for Wisconsin 21st Senate District race

In the Aug. 14 primary, 21st state Senate District, incumbent Sen. Van Wanggaard (R-Racine) is challenged by Bristol resident Lori Hawkins, the lone Democrat...
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Primary candidates speak: 62nd State Assembly District

There is a contested primary on the Republican side for the District 62 State Assembly Race. Republican Rep. Tom Weatherston announced he would not...

Not too late to register to vote on Aug. 14

Early and absentee voting is now underway across the state for the upcoming partisan primary election, Aug. 14. In Racine, absentee voting will be...
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Launch Box co-working space to close this fall

The Launch Box co-working space at Gateway Technical College will be closed effective November 30, according to an email sent out to members. Officials cited...
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Racine Zoo welcomes baby emperor tamarin

The Racine Zoo announced Thursday the birth of a baby emperor tamarin. The baby doesn't have a name yet, but the little one's parents...
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Your news roundup for August 2

Here are several headlines from national, state and local news sources today. News Headlines 9th Circuit rules White House can't withhold money from 'sanctuary cities, Politico Dow...

Racine marijuana advisory vote moves one step closer

The City of Racine moved one step closer to putting an advisory vote to legalize marijuana on the Nov. 6 general election ballot. The...

Ricardo Fierro’s children speak out about their father’s deportation

"He's lived an exemplary life in this country and he has been a citizen in every sense other than his immigration status," Kevin Layde, Ricardo Fierro's attorney.

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Plan to spend your day downtown on Saturday, September 22 for the 16th annual Party on the Pavement street festival presented by the Downtown...
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