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UPDATE: Attempted homicide charges awaiting 19-year-old Racine man in shooting on Case High School student

UPDATE 3:00 p.m.: Mount Pleasant Police Sgt. Eric Giese has clarified that while the shooting of 16-year-old Zysean Golden may have been gang-related, only the assailant, Tyrese G. Love, is known to be gang-affiliated. The victim, Golden, does not have any known gang activity. ORIGINAL STORY: MOUNT PLEASANT – A 19-year-old Racine man is in […]

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Wisconsin Sending 500 Guard Members for DC Security

MADISON – Gov. Tony Evers announced Wednesday that approximately 500 Wisconsin National Guard troops will mobilize to federal duty to support civil authorities in the national capital region in advance of next week’s presidential inauguration. “We are once again thankful to the Wisconsin National Guard for always stepping up, not only for their friends and […]

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Racine Remembers: The Baby Face Nelson Shooting

by Richard Lartz II Racine Heritage Museum has benefited from the able services of intern Richard C. Lartz since January of this year. A candidate for a Masters degree from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Richard has tackled archives and research projects. Richard was asked to research the story of Racine native Carl Christensen […]

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26 Members Of Maniac Latin Disciples Gang Arrested On Drug Charges

Twenty-six people were arrested and face state and federal drug and gun charges after law enforcement served 14 search warrants in Racine and Kenosha counties, and northern Illinois. Flanked by numerous law enforcement officials during a press conference held Thursday afternoon, Justin Tolomeo, special agent in charge of the Milwaukee Division, said the drug raid […]