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WGTD April 13, 2021

Apr. 13, 2021 4:15p; Updated 11:15p

(WGTD)---The family of Jacob Blake is reacting to news that the police officer who shot Blake in the back and side seven times last summer, sparking an outcry that led to violence and destruction, has been reinstated... Read More

WGTD April 12, 2021

Apr. 12, 2021 8:15p; Updated 4-13 10:30a

(AP/WGTD)---A COVID vaccination clinic at Grace Lutheran Church in Kenosha was among those clinics canceled Tuesday because of problems with Johnson & Johnson's vaccine.

The U.S. is recommending a "pause... Read More

WGTD April 8, 2021

Apr. 8, 2021 10:30p

(WGTD)---Candy-maker HARIBO hasn’t even begun production yet in Pleasant Prairie, but the German company has already become a leading corporate citizen in the Kenosha area.

The company unveiled its fifth large-scale donation... Read More

WGTD April 7, 2021

Apr. 7, 2021 9:30p

(WGTD)---The defeat of two minority candidates in separate judicial races in Kenosha County Tuesday means there won’t be any persons of color on the bench in circuit courts in either Kenosha, Racine or Walworth counties anytime soon.... Read More

WGTD April 7, 2021

Apr. 7, 2021 8:40p; Updated Apr 12 8:40p

(WGTD)---The Racine School Board voted 6-1 Monday night to fill a board vacancy with a single mother who's Hispanic.

At age 27, Dulce Cervantes-Contreras will become one of the more younger board members to... Read More

WGTD April 6, 2021

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WGTD April 6, 2021

Apr. 6, 2021 3:55p

(WGTD)---It’s harder to get in and out of Kenosha these days.

Beginning Thursday, County Highway ‘S’ will be closed to through traffic from the interstate to County Highway ‘N’. That closure is expected to last well into fall as... Read More

wpr.org March 31, 2021

Mar. 31, 2021 11a

(WPR)---The Wisconsin Supreme Court has ruled against Gov. Tony Evers, striking down the governor’s ability to issue repeated emergency declarations related to the COVID-19 pandemic and ending the statewide mask mandate.

The long-... Read More

WGTD March 30, 2021

Mar. 30, 2021 1:45p

(WPR)---Gov. Tony Evers announced Tuesday that people ages 16 and older will be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine starting April 5.

Previously, the state Department of Health Services (DHS) expected the general public ages 16... Read More

WGTD March 29, 2021

Mar. 29, 2021 9:15p

(WGTD)---A first-year teacher who's Hispanic and a Black water utility employee have applied for a vacancy on the Racine School Board. 

The vacancy was created by the resignation of Michael Frontier, who represented a district... Read More