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"Crow's Nest" Rooftop Bar at the Stella has a New Name. Guess What.

A Mallard duck checks in and is now taking care of business. 

Pleasant Prairie: South Sheridan at 165 to be Closed to Thru Traffic for the Summer

May 25, 2022 2:45p

(WGTD)---A major gateway to Kenosha will be closed to thru traffic for much of the summer. 

The intersection of state highways 32 and 165 will be closed from the day after Memorial Day to nearly Labor Day. 

Kerkman Oath Re-Do; DOJ Issues Update on Police Shooting; KSB Asks for Patience in Middle School Incident; Reefpoint Marina Rehab Proposed

May 24, 2022 11p; Updated on 5-25 to reflect new location for Kerkman inauguration 

From WGTD News: 

For Some Families, Virtual Learning Was a Hit.

Virtual learning in RUSD and in other school districts around the state has become an increasingly important component of a district's offerings. 

Judge Has a Sharp Rebuke for a North Beach Shooting Defendant

May 24, 2022 12:20p

(WGTD)---A 19-year-old Racine man was sent to prison Monday for his role in a daylight gunfight between gang members at North Beach two years ago.

Charges Filed in Kenosha Dog Shooting

May 23, 2022 5:30p; Updated at 9p to delete reference to dog having bit the woman; Updated 5-24

(WGTD)---The shooting death of a dog in Kenosha Monday apparently began as a form of road rage.

Fire Causes Extensive Damage to a Kenosha Sports & Burger Bar

May 23, 2022 4:50p 

(WGTD)---A popular Kenosha bar that features specialty burgers is closed following a Monday morning fire.

The blaze at The Garage at 60th St. and 30th Ave. began in a second floor apartment. Flames were shooting from a window

Balloon Release for Man Fatally Shot While Fleeing; Also, Murder Suspect Arrested in Chicago

May 22, 2022 7:30p 

(WGTD)---Children crying, prayers, remembrances and a balloon release occurred Sunday in the field where 37-year-old Dashontay King was shot and killed by a Racine police officer Friday as he was running with a gun.

Jerry Gulley, Former  District 16 County Board Supervisor

Former Kenosha County Board Supervisor Jerry Gulley Dead

Gulley ran for Kenosha County Executive in 2022

Indoor Mask-Wearing Urged in Public Places in Racine and Kenosha Counties

May 16, 2022 1p

(WGTD)---The state health department is recommending the use of masks in indoor public settings in Kenosha, Racine and five other counties in the state because of high transmission levels.