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WGTD August 21, 2018

Kenosha---Three new industries are anticipated for an abandoned rail yard that played a role in the city's automotive manufacturing era. 

The 122-acre site is located on the city's far west side between 60th and 75th streets, and between two sets of rail lines.... Read More

WGTD August 21, 2018

A former high school truancy worker in Racine has struck a plea bargain in a case that involved a 17 year-old boy whom she had sex with and bought a gun for. 

In court Tuesday, 22 year-old Amanda Eckblad pleaded no contest to charges of child abuse and making a... Read More

WGTD August 20, 2018

(WGTD)---The 20 year-old man who strangled a 17 year-old Kenosha girl because he wanted to steal her car was sentenced to life in prison Monday without a chance for parole.

Daniel Tate declined his pre-sentence opportunity to address Judge Bruce Schroeder, who... Read More

WGTD August 19, 2018

(WGTD)---A solar energy project for the Town of Paris in Kenosha County is far from dead.

Bobby Howard is a manager for Invenergy, an international energy development company. "We're not at a standstill by any means," Howard said in a recent WGTD News interview. "... Read More

WGTD August 18, 2018

Update 8-20: Council votes 13-1 to approve referendum. 

(WGTD)---In a highly unusual move, Kenosha Mayor John Antaramian will ask the city council Monday night to authorize a referendum that'll ask voters this November to allow the city to increase... Read More

WGTD August 18, 2018

Poll Conducted On Aug. 15, 16, After Partisan Primary

(WPR)---The first poll conducted after this week’s gubernatorial primaries shows Democrat Tony Evers leading Republican Gov. Scott Walker by five points.

The poll, conducted by the... Read More

WGTD August 18, 2018

Nearly nine decades ago, Louis "Gas" Derler, owner of "Gas' Place" in Trevor, and his bartender, Ed Dennesty, were shot and killed in what was believed to be a gangland murder.

While Gas and Ed are gone, the tavern still stands, as does the mystery surrounding the... Read More

WGTD August 18, 2018

A dramatic start to the high school football season on WGTD Sports Live on Facebook.

The Panthers beat the Red Devils 22 to 19, but it took no fewer than four overtime periods.

The game was played at Bradford.

For an archived recording of the... Read More

WGTD August 17, 2018

(WGTD)---A task force established five months ago by Racine County Executive Jonathan Delagrave to study ways of improving transit in Racine County in light of the pending Foxconn development has released its final report.

The study was limited in scope in that it... Read More

WGTD August 16, 2018

(WGTD)---With the demand for housing growing in the Racine area, developers have discovered the value of the city’s abandoned factory buildings in a big way.

Thanks in part to the award of state tax credits, announced Thursday,  Milwaukee developers J. Jeffers and... Read More