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Gateway Technical College to Hold Annual NitroX Vehicle Summer Camp

Gateway Technical College still has some open seats for its annual, exciting, hands-on summer camp at its Horizon Center for Transportation Technology.  The NitroX summer camp gives middle-schoolers the chance to build and test drive nitro-methane powered remote-controlled trucks – and race their own truck at the end of the week. Participants will learn how […]

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Michigan Company Buys Four Area Auto Dealerships

RACINE COUNTY – Zeigler Auto Group of Kalamazoo, Mich., has purchased three auto dealerships in Racine County and one in Kenosha County effective Monday. The dealerships are Racine Honda, 1701 SE Frontage Road, Mount Pleasant; Racine Toyota, 13350 Kilbourn Drive, Mount Pleasant: Racine Hyundai, 13313 Washington Ave. (Highway 20), Mount Pleasant; and Kenosha Subaru, 7900 […]

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National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) Delegation Tours Racine County Water Shed Areas

RACINE COUNTY – County Executive Jonathan Delagrave met with the leadership contingent from the National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) last Friday during a visit to Racine County. The group came to Wisconsin as part of their 75th Anniversary celebration and annual summer meeting being held in Chicago.  Members of the NACD viewed the new […]

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UPDATE: New video shows that Caledonia Police officer did not plant evidence during traffic stop

CALEDONIA – Two body-cam videos released by the Caledonia Police Department showed that the police officer did not plant evidence in the back seat of a car during a traffic stop. The department also released details regarding the traffic stop, which resulted in no one being arrested. The driver was given a traffic citation for […]

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Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes Launches Senate Bid

By Robert Chappell A crowd of about 100 supporters crowded into the common area of the Sherman Phoenix building on Milwaukee’s North Side to hear Lieutenant Governor Mandela Barnes announce an important prediction: “Bucks in six.” Besides predicting that the Milwaukee Bucks will win their first NBA title since 1971 — long before the 34-year-old […]