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Community News Fundraiser set Nov. 16.

Oct. 2, 2022 Racine County Eye is hosting a fundraiser for its community news fund. The proceeds will be used to help us to fund Unlocking Racine, a year-long investigative series about housing insecurity. Help us fund our work. Denise Lockwood, owner of the Racine County Eye The fundraiser will be held from 7 to […]

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Racine’s Alder Terry McCarthy seeks resident input via bicycle

RACINE – Alder Terry McCarthy plans to ride every street of the 9th Aldermanic District on hisbicycle this weekend to hear residents’ concerns and input. McCarthy, whose district covers parts of the city’s west side, invites residents to flag him downto talk starting at 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday (Oct. 1-2). He’ll be riding a […]

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UPDATED: Sisters arrested following high-speed chase over 100 mph

UPDATE, 1:42 p.m.: Deputies were able to determine that the passenger in the vehicle provided false information, and her correct name is Desiree A. Webster, a 24-year-old white female from Clintonville, WI.  Webster has a pending felony case in Shawano County, so she is now facing additional charges of Obstructing a Police Officer and Felony […]

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Housing instability isn’t just about being homeless, here’s how you can help fund our year-long series

Sept. 16, 2022 Housing instability is more than just being homeless… Housing instability in Racine is a significant problem. But it’s not just about being homeless. It’s having a landlord sell your house, living in a car, living in a motel, having a child test positive for lead poisoning, and water leaking into your home. […]

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UPDATE: Witnesses say 16-year-old shot outside Horlick Field after football game

UPDATE 8:14 a.m. Sept. 10: Officials with the Racine Police Department confirmed Saturday morning that a 16-year-old girl was shot in the leg. Officers providing extra attention at the Horlick football game heard the shots and ran toward High Street and Blake Avenue. They found the girl laying on the sidewalk after being shot in […]

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Car crash with criticial injuries reported in Town of Burlington, road closed

TOWN OF BURLINGTON, WI — Officials with the Racine County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a car crash with critical injuries that happened Tuesday morning. The crash happened in the 8600 Block of Schaal Road. Deputies closed Schaal Road between Pine Street and Karcher Road. The roadway is expected to be closed for several hours. The […]