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WGTD December 2, 2018

Republican State Lawmakers' Lame-Duck Session To Begin Monday

(WPR)---Wisconsin Gov.-elect Tony Evers said he is prepared to fight Republican-backed proposals to limit his power, even if it means litigation. 

Republican lawmakers will hold... Read More

WGTD December 2, 2018

Team President Search For Replacement Will Begin Immediately

(WPR)---The Green Bay Packers have fired coach Mike McCarthy and made offensive coordinator Joe Philbin the interim head coach.

The move announced by team President Mark Murphy... Read More

WGTD December 1, 2018

The WGTD Radio Theater's annual holiday extravaganza will be held Saturday, Dec. 8th at 11:15 at Lake Lawn Resort in Delavan. 

The 45-minute-long live radio broadcast will feature the 91.1 Players, "The Riverport Chorus", "Bill's Little Big Band" and "The Dixie... Read More

WGTD December 1, 2018

(WGTD)---Local elections officials are hoping that the Republicans who control the state legislature forget about going ahead with a scheme that’s designed to boost the election chances of a state supreme court justice who’s backed by conservatives.

Daniel Kelly... Read More

WGTD December 1, 2018

Kenosha---The death of man in a north side apartment is being treated as a homicide, according to a news release from the police department.

Police were summoned to the 3800 blk of 15th St.--Woodcreek Apartments--on a request for a welfare check.

Officers... Read More

WGTD November 30, 2018

There’s progress to report on that proposed, massive downtown Kenosha redevelopment project.

A list of six prospective developers that met a Nov. 1st application deadline has been whittled down to three, according to Mayor John Antaramian.

The three... Read More

WGTD November 30, 2018

(WGTD)---Volkswagen's loss is the City of Racine's gain.

Racine will be receiving a $6.2 million dollar grant to buy at least six battery-powered buses. 

The money comes from a $2.9 billion settlement that Volkswagen agreed to pay as the result of... Read More

WGTD November 27, 2018

SC Johnson plans to increase automation inside its Waxdale plant, resulting in fewer employees. The good news is that it appears the reductions can be achieved by offering early retirement packages. According to a report in the Journal Times, company officials met... Read More

WGTD November 27, 2018

(WGTD)---An outpouring of support prompted the Kenosha School Board Tuesday night to vote six to one to save the Bradford High School planetarium.

Citing low usage, and the erroneous belief that high-tech had made the 55 year-old dome all but obsolete, board... Read More

wpr.org November 27, 2018

Disproportionate Income Levels, Incarceration Rates Identified In Both Cities

(WPR)---Black Americans living in Milwaukee and Racine are making half of the median income of their white counterparts and are nearly 12 times more likely to be... Read More