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WGTD January 28, 2020

Jan. 28, 2020 11:55a

(WGTD)---A new mixed-use development near I-94 and Highway 50 that will include apartments, retail, office and senior living was recommended for approval by the Pleasant Prairie Plan Commission Monday night.

The 95-acre... Read More

WGTD January 28, 2020

January 28, 2020 11:30am

(WGTD)---A 37-year-old Racine woman was killed in a two car, head-on collision on the East Frontage Road near Highway E and I-94---in Somers---on Monday night. According to the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department she was driving... Read More

WGTD January 27, 2020

Jan. 27, 2020 10:35p

(WGTD)---A $48 million hotel and convention center plan for downtown Racine was approved unanimously by a Racine city council committee Monday night.

Dallas-based Gatehouse had originally proposed building the complex to the... Read More

WGTD January 27, 2020

Jan. 27, 2020 10:00p 

(WGTD)----The Racine School Board voted unanimously Monday night to send a plan to the voters this April that's designed to pay for a nearly $600 facilities blueprint. The referendum, if approved, would move forward a long-range... Read More

WGTD January 27, 2020

Jan. 27, 2020 2:05p

(WGTD)---Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes was the main speaker at an event in the Kenosha Municipal Building Monday as he and Gov. Evers fanned out across the state to promote the creation of Evers' "People's Maps Commission." 

The... Read More

WGTD January 25, 2020

Jan. 25, 2020 9:10p

(WGTD)---An incentives package for the development of a downtown Racine hotel that would be linked to city-owned Festival Hall is expected to be considered by a city council committee Monday night. The $48 million project was announced... Read More

wpr.org January 25, 2020

Jan. 25, 2020 8p

(WPR)---The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater will cut $12 million from its budget over the next two years to make up for an $11 million drop in tuition revenues due to declining enrollment.

Chancellor Dwight Watson said a... Read More

WGTD January 25, 2020

Jan. 25, 2020 7:50p

(WGTD)---The critical care unit at Froedtert Kenosha Hospital near the downtown area closed last week, the apparent result of the continuation of a realignment of services within the Froedtert Hospital network. 

For one thing,... Read More

WGTD January 24, 2020

Jan. 24, 2020 1:55p

(WGTD)---Ascension Wisconsin will provide some of the seed money to open a health care clinic for uninsured and under-insured Racine County residents in the basement of Julian Thomas Elementary. 

The announcement was made Friday... Read More

wpr.org January 23, 2020

Jan. 23, 2020 3:05p

(WPR)---The head of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. (WEDC) says there has been "tremendous" amounts of communication with Foxconn, however she doesn't have a sense of whether the company met its job goals in 2019 to receive... Read More