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Week In Review: Man Pushes Friend Out Of Car After Heroin OD, Slide City Coming To Racine

You were busy this week and so were we. Catch up on the news this week by reading our week in review. Here are the top most read stories from the week. Kevin Cronin, Member of Republican Party, Dies Police: Man Pushes Friend Out Of Car In Blizzard After Heroin OD Man Accused Of Sturtevant […]

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Man Charged Twice In 24 Hours With Heroin

A Mount Pleasant man is in jail after he drove in the wrong lane, had an illegally obtained prescription, drug paraphernalia and narcotic drugs in his truck. Joshua N. Bothe, 22, was charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office on Monday with possession/illegally obtained prescription, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession with intent to distribute […]

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Village Officers Will Carry Narcan

Officers from the villages of Caledonia, Mount Pleasant and Sturtevant will begin carrying Narcan in their squads later this month. Mount Pleasant police Chief Tim Zarzecki said that the move was initiated by South Shore Fire Chief Robert Stedman after an incident on Sept. 18 where a train kept an SSFD ambulance from arriving at the […]

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Caledonia To Hold Public Meeting On Heroin Use

Caledonia police chief Toby Schey will give a report on heroin use in Caledonia after the village board asked for information about recent heroin-related incidents in the village, including several overdoses, and deaths. Four people have died from heroin-overdoses in Caledonia this year, said captain Dan Warren as he poured through pages of heroin-related calls that had […]