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WGTD June 22, 2018

The I-94 reconstruction project will be causing some additional headaches starting this weekend.

For the next several months, entrance and exit ramps at Highways ‘E’ and ‘K’ in Kenosha County and at Highway 11 in Racine County will be closed.

In addition,... Read More

WGTD June 20, 2018

Authorities in Walworth County are asking for the public's help in identifying a bank robber caught on security camera footage. 

The Associated Bank on Main Street in East Troy was held up Tuesday afternoon.

A man--believed to be between 30 and 40 with acne... Read More

WGTD June 19, 2018

Foxconn is putting its money where its mouth is: The company is spending an extra $30 million on a state-of-the-art recycling system that’ll greatly reduce its need for Lake Michigan water.

Foxconn has always said one of the reasons it chose Mt. Pleasant for its... Read More June 19, 2018

Attorney For Group Says He Hopes Other States Will Weigh In

(WPR)---Great Lakes water advocates in Wisconsin will get the chance to oppose a water diversion plan for Foxconn’s LCD-manufacturing plant in Racine County.

The Wisconsin... Read More

WGTD June 19, 2018

Ad References Act 10, Doing The Same In Washington    

(WPR)---Leah Vukmir's first television ad of the Republican primary race for U.S. Senate shows her sitting at a kitchen table with a handgun next to her as she talks about the death threats... Read More

WGTD June 18, 2018

The City of Racine has put together a coalition to fund a program designed to give residents the skills they need to take advantage of what’s expected to be a boom in construction-related jobs brought on by Foxconn.

"It is our job and our commitment today to swing... Read More

WGTD June 18, 2018

The Milwaukee man who allegedly had been driving drunk with a woman and her three children when he purportedly caused a crash on I-94 in Racine County appeared in court Monday.

Bond for 25 year-old Luis Ortiz Ruiz was set at $500. 

According to the criminal... Read More

WGTD June 18, 2018

One of the most difficult things about being a foster parent is having to say goodbye.  

Speaking recently on WGTD’s Morning Show, two foster parents explained how they deal with their emotions when departures are imminent.

Stacy Scott and Emily... Read More