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Gov. Evers Tours Gateway on the Heels of his 'State of the State' Address

Evers' visit highlights the importance of technical education and workforce development, issues that take prominent positions in his upcoming budget proposal. He also meets new GTC President Ritu Raju. 

PPPD Squad Sideswiped in Near Head-On Crash While Responding to Call

Jan. 25, 2023 3p

(WGTD)---A Pleasant Prairie police officer was slightly injured in a side-swipe crash in snow on Highway 'H' early Wednesday morning. 

State Issues Report on Kenosha Nursing Home Death

Jan. 25, 2023 2:10p

(WGTD)---A combination of factors led to the weather-related death of a Kenosha nursing home resident last month.

Kenosha School Board Votes to Close School, Makes Other Cuts

Jan. 25, 2023 1:40p

(WGTD)---With enrollment not expected to bottom out any time soon, the Kenosha School Board voted unanimously Tuesday night to close the district’s smallest elementary school, Wilson Elementary.

Defendant in DV-Related Death: The Gun Went Off Accidentally

Jan. 23, 2023  9:10p

(WGTD)---A Racine man who holds a valid concealed carry permit says his gun went off accidentally, killing a 25-year-old man.

Bond for 26-year-old Jimmy Mumper was set Monday at $250,000. Mumper was charged with First Degree Intentional Homicide.

KUSD School Targeted for Closure

Jan. 22, 2023 8:45p

(WGTD)---Another round of worst-case scenario budget planning is on the agenda for Tuesday night’s Kenosha School Board meeting. And this time one of the targets is an elementary school.

Strike Ends; Back to Work for CNH Workers

Jan. 22, 2023 7:40p

(AP)---More than 1,000 CNH Industrial workers who have been on strike since last May have approved a new contract with the maker of tractors, bulldozers, backhoes and other heavy equipment.

Hospital Proposal to Establish Mental Health Facility is Alive & Well

Jan. 20, 2023 8p

(WGTD)---Kenosha city and county officials have been concerned for years over the lack of an inpatient mental health treatment facility in the city.

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