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WGTD April 19, 2016

You're invited to the WPR Social at Anodyne Coffee in Milwaukee, May 19:  Listeners Unite! at this fun, free event sponsored by Wollersheim Winery. There will be great food, wine, and the chance... Read More April 28, 2016

Paul Soglin, Speaking To Local Business Leaders, Says The Ban Would Help Retain And Attract Retail Near The Capitol

Thursday, April 28, 2016

By Parth Shah    

Madison Mayor Paul Soglin met with local business leaders this week to... Read More

WGTD April 28, 2016

Kenosha---It'll be one more year of the "INNS" program, the network of churches that take turns housing the homeless under the auspices of the Shalom Center.

Center Executive Director Lynn Biese-Carroll tells WGTD News that funding to renovate a newly-purchased... Read More

WGTD April 27, 2016

Kenosha---County government could become directly involved in recruiting and paying hard-to-find psychiatrists.

The possibility is included in a pack of proposals from a couple of consultants who spent weeks looking for ways to increase access to mental health and... Read More

WGTD April 26, 2016

Mt. Pleasant---Damage that was done to the Pike River in southern Racine County some 125 years ago has finally been reversed.

With a couple of short speeches delivered under a tent in Tuesday's chilly and windy conditions, the village formally marked the end of a... Read More

WGTD April 26, 2016

Mt. Pleasant---A power outage Tuesday evening was blamed on a storm that passed the day before, according to a spokesman for We Energies. 

About 3,500 customers along either side of Highway 20 were without power for up to two hours after equipment on top of a... Read More

WGTD April 26, 2016

Racine---A man who shot another in the chest over the weekend is claiming self defense. 

34 year-old William Lockhart is expected to be formally charged  on Wednesday with attempted 2nd degree intentional homicide. The victim, 47 year-old Darnell Baker, is... Read More

WGTD April 26, 2016

Racine County District Attorney Rich Chiapete surprised the political and legal community Tuesday by announcing that he won't seek re-election this fall. 

"My family and I have prayed and reflected on this decision for a longtime," he said. "It has been truly my... Read More