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WGTD August 15, 2019

Aug. 5, 2019 10:50p; Updated Aug. 16 12:30pl; 8:45p 

(WGTD)---The mother of a missing baby made her first appearance in Kenosha Court Friday amidst indications that the body of her two-month-old may have been dumped in a field.

Bond for 21-year-old...

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WGTD August 15, 2019

Aug. 15, 2019 9:45p; Updated 11:45p

This Silver Alert has been canceled with the safe return home of Mr. Turner. 

(WGTD)---Authorities are on the lookout for a 74-year-old black man who walked away from his Kenosha home late...

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WGTD August 15, 2019

Aug. 15, 2019 11:35a

(WPR)---Gov. Tony Evers and Democratic lawmakers on Thursday rolled out a proposal to expand background checks on gun sales in Wisconsin. 

Under the bill, which is sometimes called a "universal background check" measure, gun...

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WGTD August 14, 2019

Aug. 14, 2019, 11:15a; Updated 11:55a; 6:30p 

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group executives met Wednesday with Wisconsin's governor, legislative leaders and others but no one is saying much about what they discussed.

Foxconn, the world's...

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WGTD August 13, 2019

July 13, 2019 11p

(WGTD)---A former Kenosha School Board president was chosen Tuesday night to fill a vacancy on the board created by the recent resignation of Gary Kunich. 

Yolanda Santos-Adams received the most votes of any of the other...

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WGTD August 7, 2019

Aug. 7, 2019 6:25p

(WGTD)---The six remaining members of the Kenosha School Board will have no shortage of candidates to choose from when they meet next week to fill a board vacancy created by the resignation of Gary Kunich.

Eleven applications...

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WGTD August 7, 2019

August 7, 2019  11:40am; Updated 2:35p

(WGTD)---While Kenosha police came up empty-handed during a seven hour-long siege of a home off of 52nd St. Tuesday, officers got their man a few hours later at another location.

29 year-old Vernon Walker of...

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WGTD August 6, 2019

Aug. 6, 2019 8:20p 

(WGTD)---Kenosha Mayor John Antaramian’s vision for the downtown area is expected to move a small step closer to reality Thursday.

The city’s Plan Commission will be asked to sign off on plans involving tax incremental financing...

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