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WGTD March 16, 2019

A sudden burst of snow and freezing rain coated area roads with ice early Saturday morning and prompted a four-hour-long closure of I-94 in Racine County, according to a news release from the Racine County Sheriff's Dept. 

While a series of crashes occurred... Read More

WGTD March 13, 2019

Sturtevant---Two entries from Gateway were among the 30 winners in the second round of Foxconn’s “Smart Cities-Smart Futures” competition. The awards were announced Wednesday at the SC Johnson iMET Center in Sturtevant.

Don Heckel, an Architectural-Structural... Read More

wpr.org March 12, 2019

New Study Finds Economic, Environmental Benefits With A Move Away From Fossil Fuels

(WPR)---A new study from the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Center on Wisconsin Strategy — or COWS — has concluded Wisconsin could generate jobs and improve... Read More

WGTD March 11, 2019

Updated 8p to reflect the nature of the citations. 

Kenosha---Shots were fired, officers were threatened, panic broke out and a 17 year-old was trampled during a party in a bar that's apparently still under renovation.

Although the former Finney's... Read More

WGTD March 11, 2019

Updated 11:30a

(AP/WPR)---Democrats have chosen Milwaukee to host their 2020 national convention.

The Democratic National Committee's decision will take the party to the heart of the working-class upper Midwest that delivered President Donald Trump... Read More

WGTD March 9, 2019

Updated at 10:15p to question bar's status; 3-10 to indicate that a message was left for the bar's agent.  

(WGTD)---Extra hands had to be called in early Saturday morning to quell a disturbance at a new bar in Kenosha's uptown neighborhood. 

... Read More

WGTD March 9, 2019

(WGTD)---A UW-Parkside computer science instructor and a project partner at UW-Stout have received a prestigious award. 

Zaid Altahat, assistant professor of computer science at UW-P, and his Stout colleague, Saleh Alnaeli, will share $50,000 from the UW System... Read More

wpr.org March 9, 2019

Money Would Be Leveraged For Federal Transportation Grants

(WPR)---Gov. Tony Evers included $45 million in his state budget proposal to expand rail service between Milwaukee and Chicago on the busy Amtrak Hiawatha line.  

The money would... Read More

WGTD March 9, 2019

(WGTD)---A German health care company has been identified as the first tenant of a new industrial park that's to be located south of Pleasant Prairie Premium Outlets.

Fresenius Kabi plans to build a nearly 600,000 sq. ft. assembly, fulfillment and office facility... Read More

wpr.org March 8, 2019

Gov. Tony Evers Ordered A Review Of The Permits After Taking Office

(WPR)---A top aide to Gov. Tony Evers said Thursday he believes that all of the state permits issued to tech giant Foxconn have been reviewed by the state Department of Natural... Read More