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WGTD May 10, 2021

May 10, 2021 8:15p

(WGTD)---Racine's new police chief was sworn in Monday amid a continuing shortage of qualified police officers in both Racine and Kenosha. 

Maurice Robinson takes over for the retired Art Howell, who despite being retired... Read More

WGTD May 10, 2021

May 10, 2021 5:15p

From WGTD News:

A Racine teenager was charged with 1st Degree Intentional Homicide Monday for the weekend shooting death of another teen at a party. Bond for 18-year-old Joshua Daniel was set at $100,000.... Read More

WGTD May 8, 2021

May 8, 2021 12:45p

(WGTD)---A Walworth County pilot program that embedded two social workers within a pair of police departments this year is said to be doing well.

Full-time counselors now have desks in police stations in Delavan and Whitewater.... Read More

WGTD May 7, 2021

May 7, 2021 5:30p

(WGTD)---With daily vaccination rates beginning to dip, the City of Racine is planning a huge media campaign to persuade residents to get vaccinated against COVID.

City administration is proposing to hire Kane Communications to... Read More

WGTD May 7, 2021

May 7th, 2021 12:05p

(WGTD)---A Kenosha judge refused to lower Mark Jensen’s $1.2 million bond Friday, meaning the Pleasant Prairie man who was convicted once of the strangulation and anti-freeze poisoning death of his wife in 2008 will likely remain... Read More

WGTD May 6, 2021

May 6, 2021 7:20p; Quote attribution corrected on 5-7 at 12:30p  

(WGTD)---Kenosha Unified's LakeView Technology Academy could be moving to a new location in the coming years. 

In a partnership with Gateway Technical College, the specialty school... Read More

WGTD May 6, 2021

May 6, 2021 6:30p

(WGTD)---A preliminary hearing was held in Racine Court Thursday for a Burlington man who is accused of drugging and sexually assaulting two women, video recording the assaults and secretly video recording other women and children in... Read More

WGTD May 5, 2021

May 5, 2021 4:45p

(WGTD)---A man who was associated with a high school wrestling program in Racine a number of years ago has been accused of taking nude photographs of team members and having sexual contact with two of them.

 60-year-old Bennie... Read More

WGTD May 4, 2021

May 4, 2021 6:35; Updated 5-4 1:55p

(WGTD)---A man killed himself following a domestic violence incident on Kenosha's north side Monday night. 

According to scanner reports, a woman at Meadowood off of 30th Ave. called police to report that her ex-... Read More

wpr.org May 3, 2021

May 3, 2021 7:15p

(WPR)---The new contract negotiated by Foxconn and Wisconsin will have minimal financial effect on the state and local governments, according to a new report by Moody's Investors Service.

The deal, approved last month after more... Read More