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Illinois clothing manufacturer moving to Racine in Uptown

RACINE — An Illinois-based clothing and accessories manufacturer is coming to Uptown, Mayor Cory Mason’s office announced Tuesday. Read more

Four primary elections in Racine County scheduled for today

RACINE COUNTY — There are four primary elections across the county today, Tuesday, Feb. 19, narrowing down candidates for the upcoming April 2 general election. Read more

Three Racine Sheriff's Office squads crashed into in a little over a month

RACINE COUNTY — The Racine County Sheriff’s Office is urging motorists to pay attention when maneuvering around law enforcement officers and squads on the roads after three motorists crashed into squad cars in a little more than a month. Read more

Miller Park Tax debate; Proposed bill calls for end of tax but district calls it 'unconstitutional'

MADISON – The Miller Park tax started with a debate in Madison more than 23 years ago. Now that the tax is in the bottom of the ninth of its existence, it might end with another debate in Madison. Read more

Vos calls for criminal justice reforms in Evers' budget proposal

RACINE COUNTY — Several Racine County officials are heralding a criminal justice reform package that Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, R-Rochester, wants included in Gov. Tony Evers’ budget proposal. Read more

After 31 years, Buona Vita serves food for last time

RACINE — After more than three decades of serving primarily Italian food and pizza, the owners of Buona Vita Pizzeria Restaurant have decided to create some family time for themselves and have closed the business. Read more

New Downtown YMCA planned as part of lakefront development

RACINE — The Racine Family YMCA has voted to sell the Downtown YMCA property to two developers working together who plan to demolish the entire structure and rebuild a modern Y as part of a larger, multiuse development. Read more

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