… we have a small favor to ask. Thousands of people have placed their trust in the Racine County Eye’s high-impact journalism because we focus on solutions-based journalism.

With no shareholders or billionaire owners, we can provide trustworthy journalism that focuses on helping readers.

Unlike many others, Racine County Eye’s journalism is available for everyone to read, regardless of what they can afford to pay. We do this because we believe in information equality. Greater numbers of people can keep track of events, understand their impact on people and communities, and become inspired to take meaningful action.

If there were ever a time to join us, it is now. Every contribution, however big or small, powers our journalism and sustains our future. Support the Racine County Eye from as little as $5 – it only takes a minute. Thank you.


Your contribution is appreciated.

MOUNT PLEASANT– A driver suffered non-life-threatening injuries in a rollover vehicle crash Friday afternoon in Mount Pleasant, authorities said.

Police responded to a reported crash about 4:55 p.m. Friday near the intersection of Washington Avenue and Oakes Road, according to a Mount Pleasant Police Department press release issued Saturday.

Officers encountered a red 2015 Chevrolet Trax SUV and a white 2008 Pontiac Vibe compact car.

Firefighters from the South Shore Fire Department extricated the driver from the Trax and transported them to the Wheaton Ascension emergency room.

Witnesses told police the operator of the Vibe drove through the stoplight and continued into the intersection, striking the Trax. Both vehicles were towed from the scene.

[empowerlocal_campaign_offers region_id="22" subcampaign_id="8"]