Early Morning Crash Results In Injuries

Four people were injured in a two car crash that happened early Sunday morning in the 1400 block of Lathrop Avenue, according to a story by the Journal Times. Two of those people that were hurt are in serious condition. One car was traveling north on Lathrop Avenue near 15th Street at 2:31 a.m. when […]

BREAKING: 1 Injured, Police Respond to Shots Fired

One person was transported to Froedtert Hospital Saturday night suffering injuries from at least one gunshot wound. Racine police were dispatched at 7:26 p.m. Saturday to an area near the intersection of 16th Street and Grange Avenue for reports of shots fired. When they arrived, they discovered one victim with injuries. They were transported to Ascension […]

Police Investigating Overnight Stabbing

Racine police are investigating the stabbing of a 35-year-old victim. Officers were called at 12:50 a.m. for a report of a stabbing victim to Wheaton Franciscan St. Mary’s emergency room. When they arrived, they found a 35-year-old victim with multiple stab wounds. The victim was taken by Flight for Life to Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee. […]

BREAKING: Men Charged In Attempted Homicide

      Four Racine men are accused of attempted homicide after they beat one man and stabbed another man on Sunday in a gang-related altercation. Manuel De Jesus Cruz Lira, 30, Alberto Ortega-Luna, 23, Rodrigo Ortega-Luna, 29, and Jose Luis Vital Sanchez, 27, were charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office on Tuesday with second degree attempted […]

Obituary: Trinidad Cruz Loved Teaching and Cooking

With her family by her side, Trinidad “Trini” Cruz, 65, passed away on Saturday at Froedtert Lutheran Memorial Hospital. Trinidad was born in Milwaukee on July 22, 1950, daughter of the late Salvador and Angeline (nee: Caravello) Gonzalez. Trinidad graduated from Greenfield High School “Class of 1968”. Furthering her education, she attended Racine Dominican College […]

Train Crash Victim In Critical Condition

A Mount Pleasant man remains in critical condition after he crashed the truck he was driving into a train at 11:35 p.m. Saturday on Highway K near Highway H in Franksville. Andrew Lawrence, 33, suffered from severe head trauma and was taken by a Flight for Life helicopter to Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, according to officials […]

Obituary: Judith Perona

Judith “Judy” Perona, 70, passed away Sunday at Froedtert Memorial Hospital in Milwaukee from complications from kidney cancer. Judy was born in Racine, July 16, 1945 to the late Michael Domanik and Caroline Domanik Gordon. On Dec. 20, 1969 she was united in marriage to Gerald “Jerry” Perona at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Judy attended […]

Obituary: Carlos Puentes Cruz

Carlos Puentes Cruz, 34, passed away Monday at Froedtert Memorial Hospital, Wauwatosa, WI. Carlos was born in Minas de Oro, Honduras, son of Enrique and Martha (Nee: Cruz) Puentes. On March 30, 2007 he was united in marriage to Waleska Camacho. Carlos was currently employed as a roofer. Survivors include his loving wife, Waleska; his […]

Man Critically Injured In Motorcycle Crash

A 53-year-old man is in critical condition following a motorcycle crash that happened at 4:55 p.m. Sunday in the 700 block of S. Fancher Rd. Witnesses told police the man crashed his motorcycle and sustained a head injury. Another man, who was riding a dirt bike, was not injured, according to a press release by the […]

6 People Injured In Early Morning Car Crash

Six people were injured after a vehicle crashed into a tree at 2:29 a.m. Saturday, June 20  in the 3700 block of North Main St., according to a press release by the Racine Police Department. The car, which was traveling northbound on North Main St., lost control, left the roadway, and struck the tree. Two […]