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WGTD August 5, 2019

Aug. 5, 2019 8:45p

(WGTD)---An activist in Racine's Hispanic community was deported last week, ending a legal battle that began after he was picked up by ICE agents about a year ago.  

40-year-old Ricardo Fierro's arrest last summer triggered a... Read More

wpr.org August 5, 2019

Sen. Ron Johnson Appears To Signal Support For 'Red Flag' Law

(AP/WPR)---Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers is calling on the Republican-controlled Legislature to take action following a pair of mass shootings in Texas and Ohio.

Evers on Monday... Read More

WGTD August 5, 2019
Brian Stokes Mitchell, Tony award Winning Singer and actor

Aug. 5, 2019 10:10am

(WGTD) Brian Stokes Mitchell, a tony award winning singer and actor, will be appearing at the famed "Music By The Lake" series in Williams Bay.  Micthell won a Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical for his 2000 performance in "Kiss me Kate."... Read More

WGTD August 4, 2019

Aug. 4, 2019 10:20p 

(WGTD)---An accelerator stuck on a sandal is being blamed for an accident that led to a car crashing through the wall of an I-94 gas station at Highway 20 Sunday evening. But authorities also say the driver was drunk.

Arrested... Read More

WGTD August 4, 2019

Aug. 4, 2019 9:45p

(WGTD)---An expert on developing kids’ reading skills says there’s no better time to make big gains than in the heat of summer.

Jackie Easley is an Associate Professor of Education at Carthage College and also serves as Dean for... Read More

WGTD August 4, 2019

Aug. 4, 2019 9:10p

(WGTD)--Racine Mayor Cory Mason is thinking about proposing some policy changes that would be designed to give residents greater access to safe, affordable quality housing. But first, he wants to hear from tenants.

A forum will... Read More

wpr.org August 4, 2019

Aug. 4, 2019 10a

(WPR)---State health officials are reporting more cases of "severe lung disease" among teens and young adults who use e-cigarettes.

There are 11 confirmed cases, with seven more under investigation by the Wisconsin Department of... Read More

WGTD August 2, 2019

Aug. 2, 2019 2p

(WGTD)---Two girls were killed in a collision between a SUV and an empty tanker truck in Whitewater Thursday evening. 

According to the Walworth County Sheriff's Dept., the SUV, towing a camper, made a turn in front of the truck at... Read More

WGTD August 2, 2019

Aug. 2, 2019 1p

(WGTD)---One of four defendants in a fatal shoot-out with a Salem Lakes man whom they had tried to rob will undergo a competency evaluation.

24-year-old Anthony Harris’ attorney made the request in court Friday. The judge quickly... Read More

WGTD August 1, 2019

Aug. 1, 2019 10:50p

(WGTD)---Dramatic changes are ahead for downtown Racine if all of the recommendations put forth Thursday night by a team of consultants come to pass.

The consultants were hired by the city several months ago to study various... Read More