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Two RPD Officers Recovering from Gunshot Wounds in DV Incident

Jan. 18, 12:20p

(WGTD)---Two Racine Police officers are recovering from injuries sustained when a domestic violence suspect fired at them overnight.

Sgt. Joe Burinda suffered shoulder injures while and Officer Ben Eiden was hit in the face. They

Standoff Near Union Grove Ends With Gunfire & Death

A standoff in Kenosha at about the same time ends peacefully. 

Former Twin Lakes Police Officer is Sentenced in Drug Case

Jan. 15, 2023 12:50p

(WGTD)---A former captain in the Twin Lakes Police Department has been given two years’ probation for stealing drugs on behalf of his wife.

Have Some Gateway Credits But No Diploma? GTC Could be Calling

Jan. 15, 2023 noon

(WGTD)---Gateway Technical College plans to inquire whether any of the thousands of former Gateway students who left the school in the past 20 years without earning either a one-year-technical diploma or a two-year associate degree have

Miss America Grace Stanke Speaks At UW Parkside's GEMS Conference

(WGTD) -- 2023 Miss America Grace Stanke visited UW Parkside College today as the keynote speaker for the 10th annual "Girls Empowered By Math & Science Conference," Stanke's message to students, "Recognize each others beauty and differences, that's what makes a

A Gun Going Off by Mistake May Have Killed a Racine Bar Owner

Jan. 10, 2023 8:20p

(WGTD)---The Racine man shot and killed on New Year's Day in the bar he owned may have been hit by friendly fire.

According to a criminal complaint, 66-year-old Avery Stewart was in the process of trying to calm down an irate

Suspect Sought in Double Homicide

Jan. 9, 2023 7:15p

(WGTD)---A suspect has been named in the double homicide at a Racine tavern on New Year's Day. 

24-year-old Abdullah F. Rashada is being sought by local and federal authorities. Rashada reportedly has tied to both Wisconsin and

Miss America Grace Stanke to Appear at UW-Parkside This Week

Jan. 8, 2023 1p

(WGTD)---Newly-crowned Miss America Grace Stanke of Wausau will be at UW-Parkside this week, hoping to inspire some 450 Racine Unified middle school students.

Striking CNH Workers Reject Offer

Jan. 8, 2023 12:20p

(WGTD)---Members of the bargaining committee that represents striking CNH workers in Racine and Burlington, Iowa are expected to meet in the coming days to discuss the next steps in the wake of a vote rejecting what was described as