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Two Racine County Students Make Upper Iowa University Fall ’21 Dean’s List

FAYETTE, IA – Two Racine County students were named to Upper Iowa University’s Dean’s List for the 2021 Fall Semester. Full-time students who earn a grade point average of 3.50 and above are honored with this distinction. Nicole Gilliam, from Racine Timothy Peterson, from Union Grove About Upper Iowa University Founded in 1857, Upper Iowa […]

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DA: Union Grove man struck deputy in the hospital following fire

UNION GROVE – A 38-year-old Union Grove man is in custody after he struck a deputy with the Racine County Sheriff’s Office, according to reports. Steven E. Woolf Jr. was charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with battery to a law enforcement officer and disorderly conduct. If convicted of both charges, Woolf faces […]

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Union Grove mobile home fire may have been intentionally set, fire officials say

UNION GROVE – No one was injured in a mobile home fire on Sunday night in the 1400 block of 11th Avenue. Firefighters with the Union Grove-Yorkville Fire Department called in the Racine County Arson Task Force because they treated it as a crime scene. When deputies with the Racine County Sheriff’s Office arrived at […]