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WGTD November 16, 2018

Yorkville---The driver of a dump truck was arrested for drunk driving Thursday after the truck crossed the centerline on Highway 20 near Britton Rd. and struck a box truck. Neither 60-year-old Earl Brownlee of Franksville or the driver of the box truck was seriously... Read More

WGTD November 16, 2018

File Clerk. Door-to-door salesperson. Typist. And Lighthouse-keeper. A few jobs of many that have all but disappeared over the years.

A writer who not only keeps tabs on obsolete and fading jobs but also talks to people who once held them will be in Kenosha Friday... Read More November 16, 2018

Governor Breaks Post-Election Silence, Weighs In On Loss, New Proposals

(WPR)---Gov. Scott Walker spoke with reporters Thursday for the first time since his failed re-election bid, weighing in on his loss, lame duck proposals in the state... Read More

WGTD November 16, 2018

(2:40p: Corrected for dateline; Additional information)  

A shooting in Salem Lakes Thursday night that left one dead and three injured, including two intruders, was drug-related, according to Kenosha County Sheriff Dave Beth. 

At a Friday morning... Read More

WGTD November 16, 2018

Town of Wheatland---One person is dead and three others are injured as the result of a Thursday night shooting incident.

According to a Kenosha County Sheriff's Dept. news release, two people were shot in a home in the 31500 blk. of 71st St. That's a couple blocks... Read More

WGTD November 13, 2018

Thousands of phones in Kenosha County will buzz and sound off simultaneously Saturday morning around 10:30.  

The Sheriff's Dept. Emergency Management office will be testing a pair of alert systems.

The Integrated Public Alert Wireless System, or IPAWS for... Read More

WGTD November 13, 2018

More than 70 staff members at Racine’s Mitchell Middle School signed a 6-page grievance filed with the Racine Unified School District saying that the school is unsafe for staff---students---parents and visitors. The Racine Journal Times reports that the grievance---filed... Read More

WGTD November 12, 2018

The Move Is One Of Several Republicans Are Considering That Would Limit Evers' Power Before He Takes Office

(WPR)---Assembly Speaker Robin Vos said Monday that GOP lawmakers would consider changing the makeup of the Wisconsin Economic Development... Read More