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Trump Wisconsin recount seeks to throw out tens of thousands of votes in Democratic strongholds

By Nora Eckert and Anya van Wagtendonk Wisconsin Watch This article is made possible through Votebeat, a nonpartisan reporting project covering local election integrity and voting access. It may feel like 2016 all over again for some Wisconsin election officials: a presidential contender wins by about a 20,000-vote margin, there is a nearly even partisan […]

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Illness, stress fill a COVID-19 unit as Wisconsin leaders stalemate

By Bram Sable-Smith WPR/Wisconsin Watch The exterior of University Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin on Tuesday afternoon looked remarkably ordinary. A line of cars queued outside of the parking garage, where drivers must still push a button and grab a ticket before entering.Patients streamed in and out of the building. The first hint that these are […]

Posted inUptown Observer

Pleasant Prairie woman faces OWI in Yorkville crash

Here’s what the Racine County Sheriff’s office is reporting: (Image Via Shutterstock) YORKVILLE ⏤ A Pleasant Prairie woman faces her first operating while intoxicated charge following a crash on I-94 early Sunday. Rashae Ashanti Martin, 18, faces a slew of traffic violations in the crash. Those charges include: deviation from designated lane; operator violate red […]

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Fire damages Fosters reStore warehouse in Racine

RACINE ⏤ A Saturday evening fire caused smoke damage to a nonprofit city thrift store.  The Racine Fire Department responded to 5626 21st St. around 6:26 p.m. Saturday for a report of smoke inside the 100,000-square-foot building. Firefighters extinguished a small fire along the building’s south wall. https://www.facebook.com/theuptownobserver/posts/129786192232571 Sign up to make a monthly donation […]

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Gateway seeking nominations for Dr. King Humanitarian Award

Gateway Technical College is taking nominations for its 2021 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Humanitarian Award, an annual effort the college undertakes to honor those individuals and groups who work to support the community and exemplify Dr. King’s values. The deadline for submitting nominations is Dec. 9. Honorees will be recognized at Gateway Technical College’s […]

Posted inRCE Noticias

Envíe Sus Paquetes Con Anticipación En Esta Temporada Festiva

WASHINGTON (RCE Noticias) — Durante estos momentos sin precedentes, se espera que se envíen más regalos y saludos navideños por correo, ya que las familias y amigos realizarán celebraciones virtuales en lugar de abrir los obsequios en persona. El Servicio Postal siempre alienta a los clientes a enviar sus regalos y tarjetas navideñas de forma […]

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Esta Es La Temporada Para Mantenerse Seguros: Consejos De Seguridad Para Las Fiestas Durante El COVID-19

WASHINGTON (RCE Noticias) — Las fiestas normalmente son una temporada especial para reunirse en familia y con amigos. Sin embargo, puede ser que muchas celebraciones se lleven a cabo de forma virtual este año dada la pandemia. Cualquiera que sea la manera en que celebre los días festivos, es importante que se proteja de los posibles […]