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Man Arrested with Capsule of Methamphetamine in His Rectum

Caledonia police say a man trying to elude police after crashing the car he was driving was taken to the hospital where an X-ray revealed he had a capsule in his rectum containing crystallized methamphetamine. Clinton Gumieny was charged Tuesday in Racine County Circuit Court with one felony count of methamphetamine and his fourth misdemeanor […]

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Twin Shootings, Victims at Caledonia Gas Stations

Gunfire at two gas stations in the Village of Caledonia left two people dead Tuesday, including a man authorities described as instigating the shootings, authorities said. A third man, described as an undercover Racine County Sheriff investigator, suffered gunshot wounds and underwent emergency medical procedures, Racine County Sheriff Christopher Schmaling told members of the media […]

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Suspects Sought In Cloned Credit Card Scam

Caledonia Police are searching for suspects that somehow cloned a Caledonia woman’s credit card and used it at a Target in Wauwatosa on July 26 to buy watches. Sgt. Jim Gardiner said the Caledonia woman doesn’t know how her card was cloned because she still has it in her possession. “She doesn’t know how or […]

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Muhammed Ali Remembered In Caledonia

Boxing legend Muhammed Ali once had his eyes set on making cars in Caledonia in an 87,000 square-foot facility that was slated to be built behind Nielsen Building Systems. And for Caledonia residents Tom Simons and Sam Beech, learning about Ali’s death Friday made them particularly sad because they recall meeting the professional boxer on […]

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Caledonia Police Promotes Two

  Congratulations are in order for two of Caledonia’s finest. Lt. Dan Warren is now Capt. Dan Warren, and Sgt. Brian Wall is now Lt. Brian Wall. Warren is a 26-year veteran of the department and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in criminal justice from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside. “Captain Warren will be second in command […]