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WGTD June 19, 2018

Ad References Act 10, Doing The Same In Washington


Leah Vukmir's first television ad of the Republican primary race for U.S. Senate shows her sitting at a kitchen table with a handgun next to her as she talks about the death threats... Read More

WGTD June 18, 2018

The City of Racine has put together a coalition to fund a program designed to give residents the skills they need to take advantage of what’s expected to be a boom in construction-related jobs brought on by Foxconn.

"It is our job and our commitment today to swing... Read More

WGTD June 18, 2018

The Milwaukee man who allegedly had been driving drunk with a woman and her three children when he purportedly caused a crash on I-94 in Racine County appeared in court Monday.

Bond for 25 year-old Luis Ortiz Ruiz was set at $500. 

According to the criminal... Read More

WGTD June 18, 2018

One of the most difficult things about being a foster parent is having to say goodbye.  

Speaking recently on WGTD’s Morning Show, two foster parents explained how they deal with their emotions when departures are imminent.

Stacy Scott and Emily... Read More June 18, 2018

Justices Send Case Back To Lower Court, Leave Open Broader Partisan Redistricting Issue

(WPR)---The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected a lawsuit by Democrats that sought to overturn Wisconsin's Republican-drawn legislative maps, but justices left the... Read More

WGTD June 15, 2018

A 53-year-old man has apparently drowned in Geneva Lake near Big Foot Beach State Park. Witnesses have told the police---and---a number of media outlets they saw the man swimming---then---heard him yell for help---before he disappeared under the water. Some swimmers did... Read More June 15, 2018

GOP Sen. Alberta Darling: 'The Roads In Illinois Are Much Better Than I-94 Going In And Out Of Wisconsin'

(WPR)--The Legislature's budget committee has approved splitting $67 million in new federal transportation money between a stretch of... Read More

WGTD June 15, 2018

(WGTD/AP)---Foxconn Technology Group and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee are launching an internship program that will send engineering students to the company's headquarters in Taiwan for a semester.

The program announced Thursday is designed to develop... Read More