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Sister Christine Blommel, O.P., 91, spent many years serving others across the Midwest

Obituary for Sister Christine Blommel, O.P. January 11, 1932 – November 15, 2023 Sister Christine Blommel, O.P., 91, passed away at Siena Center on Nov. 15, 2023. Sister Christine Blommel, O.P. Christine Blommel was born Jan. 11, 1932 to Herman J. and Dorothy (née Kolman) Blommel in Racine. On Sept. 15, 1950, she joined the […]

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Port-of-call #98; Golden Rule Peace Boat docks in Racine

RACINE — Nearing the end of a 10,000-mile, 15-month journey, the volunteer crew of the Golden Rule Peace Boat arrived at Racine’s Reefpoint Marina on Tuesday afternoon. The 30-foot, two-masted wooden sailboat is a project of Veterans for Peace that visits communities to educate the public about the dangers of nuclear weapons. The Golden Rule […]

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March Forth to Earth Day: The Impact of the Pipeline on Mother Earth; Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

The March Forth to Earth Day project, an Environmental Conservation Organization, started on March 4th, 2022. Rallies in various cities across Wisconsin kicked off a movement for the Earth and our future. Wisconsin activists and environmentalists have participated in eight consecutive weeks of activism focused on climate change. The project will conclude on Earth Day, […]