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Racine County Jail reports no new COVID-19 cases for 18 days

The Racine County Sheriff’s Office has been COVID-19-free for 18 days, officials said in a press release issued Friday. That includes jail staff, contractors, volunteers, and inmates, according to the release. Public-facing sheriff’s office staff have been COVID-free for 42 days, according to the release. Jails and prisons report a higher infection rate for COVID-19. […]

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D.A. Charges Homeless Man With ID Theft

RACINE – A homeless Racine man has been charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with multiple counts of felony personal ID theft in connection with a series of vehicle break-ins in which debit cards and credit cards were taken. Rico J. Williams, 31, identified as homeless in the criminal complaint, was charged with […]

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Hometown Hero: Melissa Delaney

Long hours spent working and staying up until dawn is nothing new for Melissa Delaney and that makes her the Racine County Eye Hometown Hero. She serves the Racine area as an emergency room technician. When emergencies present themselves at Ascension All Saints Hospital, she’s there to help patients and families. Working one essential job […]