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Posted inObituaries

Obituary: Annie Golden

On the afternoon of Apr. 14, 2016, three days shy of her 82nd birthday, and surrounded by her loving family, Annie Jewel Golden made her transition at Wheaton Franciscan – All Saints Memorial Hospital. Annie Jewel was born in Bay Springs, MS to Julia Mae (Greer) Wheeler and Simon Strong on Apr. 17, 1933. She […]

Posted inObituaries

Obituary: Luis Trevino

Luis L. Trevino, age 91, passed away Saturday at Wheaton Franciscan-All Saints Medical Center. He was born in Monterrey, Mexico, July 30, 1924, to Ruperto and Francisca Trevino, one of thirteen children. He immigrated to the United States and proudly became a naturalized citizen. On December 1, 1962, he was united in marriage to Shirley […]

Posted inObituaries

Obituary: Helen Bugalski

Helen P. Bugalski, 87, passed away Tuesday at Wheaton Franciscan – All Saints Medical Center with her family by her side.  Helen was born in Middle Inlet, WI  on August 19, 1928. She was the daughter of the late Louis and Victoria (Nee:  Krzevina) Boivin. On August 22, 1953 she was united in marriage to […]

Posted inBusiness

Racine Sustainable Business Network Hosts 1st Meeting

A group of Racine area business people have established the Racine Sustainable Business Network (RSBN), which will host its first public meeting Tuesday, April 19. All businesses of whatever size are invited to participate. The Sustainable Business Network is an initiative of Greening Greater Racine. The Mission of RSBN is to provide knowledge, tools, expertise, […]

Posted inPolice and fire

Update: Hit/Run Suspect in Custody, Boy Recovering at Home

**Updated Dec. 23, 2015 Mount Pleasant police say they have a 34-year-old Racine man in custody facing misdemeanor hit-and-run charges after he hit a 14-year-old boy on Washington Avenue Tuesday morning. The boy suffered non life-threatening injuries after being struck by a car at 7:05 a.m. Tuesday and was transported to Wheaton Franciscan St. Mary’s where he […]

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Man Dies From Self-inflicted Gun Shot Incident

The man who shot himself at a Caledonia shooting range died Monday at Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare. William Newberry, 27, of South Milwaukee, died from a gunshot wound to the chest that happened at Shooter’s Sports Range, 4900 6 Mile Rd., said Lt. Gary Larsen, of the Caledonia Police Department. “He suffered from depression,” Larsen said. […]

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DA: Caledonia Man Set Basement Carpet On Fire

A Caledonia man was charged Wednesday with arson after he set the basement carpet floor on fire, according to a complaint filed by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office. Todd Flashinski, 38, was charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with arson of a building, attempted battery of a peace officer, disorderly conduct – domestic abuse, resisting an […]

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Racine Man Shot, Police Search For Suspect

A 52-year-old Racine man was shot at 12:26 p.m. Sunday in the 1100 block of Martin Luther King Drive, said Sgt. Al Days from the Racine Police Department. Shot twice, the man was taken to Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare-All Saints Hospital for non-life threatening injuries and then released from the hospital. The man told police he […]

Posted inBreaking, Community

Years Of Unpaid Lunches and Breaks at Heart of Wheaton Franciscan Complaints

Employees at Wheaton Franciscan Hospital-All Saints have filed complaints with the state and received back pay from Wheaton over discrepancies with their paychecks that had occurred — in some cases — for two years. Four employees from Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare-All Saints have filed complaints with the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development for not being paid for lunches that they […]

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