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Ascension Wisconsin to Begin COVID-19 Vaccination for Frontline Caregivers on Thursday

RACINE – Ascension Wisconsin, which operates Ascension-All Saints Hospital, 3801 Spring St., plans to begin vaccinating frontline caregivers on Thursday. The health care organization announced Wednesday that in accordance with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines, among the first group eligible to receive the vaccines are frontline caregivers – particularly those serving in […]

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Ascension Wisconsin Expands COVID-19 Testing in Racine

COVID-19 testing expands in Racine, as the Ascension Medical Group, will now be open 5 days a week. Starting on Monday July 13th at Ascension All Saints Hospital Wisconsin Avenue Campus, 1320 Wisconsin Ave, testing will take place. “Testing is essential to reducing the spread of of COVID-19,” says Vice President of Ascension Medical Group, […]

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Man wandered around hospital for 3 days drinking, police say

A Racine man was charged with trespassing after he wandered around Ascension-All Saints Hospital for three days drinking vodka and beer before staff confronted him. Kiron Price, 33, was charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with misdemeanor counts of trespassing to a medical facility and bail jumping. If convicted of both charges, Price […]

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Obituary: Gwen K. Andresen Enjoyed Participating In Special Olympics

Gwen K. Andresen, 59, passed away Sunday, at Villa at Lincoln Park, Racine.  Gwen was born in Madison, March 25, 1957, daughter of James and Rose Ann (Nee:  Loftus) Andresen. Gwen graduated from Olympia Brown and was employed by Careers from 1978-1991.  She was a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church.  Gwen’s favorite pastimes included shopping […]