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Updated: Woman killed, husband critically injured when tree fell on car

CALEDONIA — Michelle Martin, who was killed in a freak accident Saturday, was praised by her former employer, Dan Johnson, on Monday as ele… Read more

Sanders stumps for Bryce at Kenosha rally

KENOSHA – The Randy Bryce campaign Monday rolled out some heavy-hitting fire and brimstone as it worked to motivate its base in its Nov. 6 quest to change the 1st Congressional District’s representation from Republican to Democrat for the first time… Read more

Charges unlikely for driver who struck Mount Pleasant worker

MOUNT PLEASANT — Criminal charges will likely not be filed against the driver who struck Dan Huck, a 61-year-old Mount Pleasant public works employee, with her car on Sept. 17. Huck died the next day, as a result of his injuries. Read more

Gateway set to launch $6.5 million iMET expansion

STURTEVANT — Gateway Technical College’s $6.5 million expansion of the SC Johnson iMET Center will get a lift-off with a ceremonial groundbreaking Monday. Read more

RUSD 2018 Encore! Awards

RACINE — The Racine Unified School District held its sixth annual Encore! Awards in Education at Festival Hall on Thursday, Oct. 18. Read more

Encore! Awards

Gifford Elementary School: Terese Demark Russo, Daniel Konopasek, Taylor Middleton, Susan Pena, Denise Saverine and Rodney Strutz. Read more

Police report shot fired from within residence

RACINE — Racine police are investigating a report of a gunshot reported at 4:22 p.m. Sunday in the 800 block of Washington Avenue. Read more

St. Paul Baptist Church plans $14 million new-housing project

RACINE — St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, which has a long history of working to create affordable housing in the city, is planning what… Read more

Bernie Sanders event kicks off week of big rallies

MILWAUKEE — An early voting event with Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders in Milwaukee is kicking off a week of big rallies in Wisconsin just two … Read more

Man dies when duck-hunting boat capsizes on Fox River

MARQUETTE — A man has died after his duck-hunting boat capsized in high winds on the Fox River. Read more