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WGTD June 15, 2021

June 15, 2021 11:45p

(WGTD)---COVID restrictions in Kenosha Unified seem to be easing by the day.

The district announced Tuesday night that students and teachers in summer school—which began on Monday—will no longer have to wear masks. Face...

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WGTD June 15, 2021

June 15, 2021 10:30p 

(WGTD)---Two Kenosha police officers were suspended for five days for tasing a 77-year-old Black woman who may have had physical and mental impairments.

According to reports that were released by the police department Tuesday...

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WGTD June 15, 2021

June 15, 2021 noon 

(WGTD)---As the pandemic eases, some aspects of life are indeed returning to normal, but the trauma suffered by many as the result of COVID, the death of George Floyd and the 2020 civil unrest may be hard to shake, according to Gateway...

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WGTD June 14, 2021

June 14, 2021 noon; Updated 1:40p

(WGTD)---Power to all of the businesses and homes along the Highway 50 corridor east of I-94 that lost it in a mid-morning outage is expected to be fully-restored by mid-afternoon.

A road construction-related...

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WGTD June 11, 2021

June 11, 2021 1p

(WGTD)---Some teaching strategies that Kenosha Unified were forced to implement because of the pandemic aren’t going away.

Among them is a new approach that LakeView Technology Academy computer science and physics teacher Timothy...

Read More June 8, 2021

June 8, 2021 11:45a

(WPR)---The state of Wisconsin's financial situation grew even rosier Tuesday as the Legislature's nonpartisan budget office projected state tax revenues would grow by $4.4 billion more than previously expected.

The projections...

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WGTD June 7, 2021

June 7, 2021 4:20p

(WGTD)---The easing of the pandemic, a tight supply of homes and low interest rates have combined to keep the housing market hot.  

Actually, “explosive” is how real estate veteran Steve Beers describes it. And that’s not...

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WGTD June 6, 2021

June 6, 2021 11:45a: Updated 1p; Updated 10:30p

After being off the air for much of the day Sunday, WGTD' over-the-air signals returned Sunday evening. The problem was heat-related.

Although WGTD's frequencies were silent, programming was available...

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