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WGTD January 22, 2019

(WGTD)---A service that allows Kenosha high school students with newborns to continue going to school while their babies are cared for onsite will be discontinued next year.

The Infant Learning Lab and an accompanying parents’ education program were launched at... Read More January 22, 2019

(WPR)---The state Assembly voted Tuesday to approve a bill that would bar health insurance companies in Wisconsin from denying coverage to people with pre-existing conditions.

The proposal would also prohibit companies from refusing coverage for care needed to... Read More January 22, 2019

Evers Uses First State Of The State To Announce Order    

(WPR)---Gov. Tony Evers used his first State of the State address Tuesday to announce he has directed Attorney General Josh Kaul to leave a federal lawsuit challenging the Affordable Care... Read More

WGTD January 22, 2019

Updated - 3:17pm, 6:31pm

WGTD will update as more cancelations are annoucned. 

The City of Kenosha has declared a Snow Emergency that goes in effect at Midnight Tuesday and until further notice. Parking on public streets is prohibited. 

The... Read More January 21, 2019

State Lawmakers Scheduled To Vote Tuesday On Plan    

(WPR)---Last-minute changes could be coming to a state bill that would provide guaranteed health insurance coverage to people with pre-existing conditions in Wisconsin.

... Read More

WGTD January 21, 2019

Gateway Technical College’s 25th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Celebration takes place at Noon Monday in the Madrigrano Auditorium on the school’s Kenosha campus. This year’s theme is: “One Voice---Many Stories.” Doors open at 11:30. The program runs from Noon til... Read More

WGTD January 20, 2019

New uses have been found for an old building in downtown Kenosha that has sat vacant for much of the last several decades.

A developer is proposing a $3.5 million renovation of the former Barden’s Dept. store.

The two-story building would be gutted, with... Read More

WGTD January 19, 2019
Corey Reed, Director of the Kenosha Airport

Discussion began on an expansion of the main runway at the Kenosha Regional Airport on Highway 158 back in 1993.

26 years later---that idea will be realized.

Work on the project at the 61-year-old, city-owned, general and corporate aviation airport could... Read More