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WGTD May 14, 2019

(WGTD)---A major addition to Racine's downtown was announced Tuesday. 

Mayor Cory Mason and Madison-based Hovde Properties unveiled a $40 million hotel/apartment complex---with sweeping views of Lake Michigan---to be built on a 3-1/2 acre site at Lake Avenue and... Read More

WGTD May 14, 2019

There is a new twist on the old “Don’t Drink and Drive” campaign. The Kenosha County Substance Abuse Coalition (KCSAC) recently introduced its “Don’t Drive Then Drink” campaign---and---on Monday morning---local philanthropists Kathy and Joseph Madrigrano Junior---donated... Read More

WGTD May 13, 2019

(Editor's note: KPD news releases on the shootings consistently noted Kaylie Juga's age as 16. Based on her DOB cited in the criminal complaint issued Monday, Kaylie was 15 at the time of her death. We will make all copy conform.)  

What we learned Monday... Read More

WGTD May 9, 2019

Updated 5-10 7:15a; 11:15a

The 15 year-old Kenosha boy who allegedly killed his ex-girlfriend and wounded her mother was taken into custody after police received a call that he wanted to surrender.

Police received a call early this morning that... Read More

WGTD May 6, 2019

Racine---Another old factory building in the area is being converted into apartments.

Dignitaries gathered outside of the former Gold Medal Camp Furniture building at 1701 Packard Ave. Monday. They formally marked the start of a $18 million project to turn the... Read More

WGTD May 6, 2019

(WGTD)---A Caledonia-based paving contractor whose low bid for a recent project in Racine was rejected because of concerns over a history of missing deadlines will get work in Kenosha.

A unanimous recommendation from Kenosha’s Public Works Committee to reject... Read More

WGTD May 6, 2019

Mount Pleasant has selected a 21-year veteran of its police department to be the new police chief. Captain Matt Soens was selected from a pool of candidates from across the country according to Jim Ivanoski---acting chairman of the village’s police and fire commission.... Read More

WGTD May 5, 2019

Updated 5-6

(WGTD)---At least three of the four men killed in that Waukegan plant explosion Friday night were from Kenosha County. 

56-year-old Jeff Cummings of Kenosha and 53-year-old Byron Biehn of the Town of Brighton have been listed as not... Read More

WGTD May 5, 2019

The 91.1 Players received several honors from the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Saturday evening at its annual awards banquet.

Creator and co-producer Steve Brown reports that the group won a 1st place award in the category of “Best Significant Community... Read More

WGTD May 5, 2019

Len Iaquinta ends each one of his Community Matters programs with a plea to the audience to get informed and get involved. 

Len practices what he preaches, as evidenced by a Community Engagement Champion award he received this past week from UW-Parkside... Read More