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Several area high schools put on lockdown; situation deemed hoax

KENOSHA, MILWAUKEE and RACINE — Numerous high schools went on lockdown Thursday morning after a person claiming to be a teacher called the schools saying that students had been shot. Law enforcement officials say the calls were a hoax. When they arrived on the scene, officers cleared the building and found no active shooters or […]

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Giving Tuesday deadline: Oct. 31

Sign-up today for our Giving Tuesday ad campaign: Deadline Oct. 31. Grow your nonprofit by connecting your marketing message with an audience of over 100,000 people. Denise Lockwood Owner of the Racine County Eye A few days ago, I reached out to you to let you know about our Giving Tuesday special section. I wanted […]

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Giving Tuesday special section opportunity

Let us help your organization grow. Racine County Eye connects the community with stories that serve. Why not connect your organization’s marketing message with an audience of over 1000,000 people that care about your mission? Denise Lockwood Founder of the Racine County Eye Giving Tuesday is a big deal for nonprofit organizations. To help tell […]

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Growth partner ad packages

Why you should choose our digital ad packages Source Racine County Eye is the leading news source in Racine County. Making it a GO-TO choice to stay informed on anything news, weather, events & entertainment. Visibility All ad units across the site have a viewability percentage of 70% of higher, making “above-the-fold” a thing of […]

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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 […]