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Designated Winter Warming Centers in Kenosha County

With the temperatures dropping and the winds blowing, warming centers are a necessary outlet for many in our city. Kenosha County residents in need of shelter, heating assistance, or warm clothing can call 211 for available resources. In addition, the following locations are available as Winter Warming centers in Kenosha County. These locations serve as temporary assistance. […]

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Designated Winter Warming Centers in Racine County

With the temperatures dropping and the winds blowing, warming centers are a necessary outlet for many in our city. Racine residents in need of shelter, heating assistance, or warm clothing can call 211 for resources available. In addition, in Racine County, the following locations are available as winter warming centers. These locations serve as temporary […]

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UPDATE: Gateway Closes Racine, Kenosha Campuses Due to Storm

Due to snowy road conditions throughout the district, Gateway Technical College will have a delayed start until 10 a.m. today for on-campus classes and services. This applies to all campuses and centers. Buildings will not be open until 9:45 a.m. Classes meeting prior to 10 a.m. may meet virtually at the discretion of the instructor, who will […]

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Winter storm warning issued for eastern Racine and Kenosha counties

RACINE – City of Racine Mayor Cory Mason declared a snow emergency from midnight to noon on February 16 following a winter storm warning. The snow emergency designation aids in the city’s snow removal operations. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for eastern Racine and Kenosha counties, which is expected to four […]

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ReadyWisconsin Offers Safety Tips to Deal with Dangerously Cold Temperatures

With dangerously cold temperatures settling in over the state during the weekend and throughout this week, ReadyWisconsin is urging everyone to take precautions to keep themselves and their loved ones safe. The National Weather Service is forecasting arctic air will linger across the state. Dangerously cold wind chills, some falling below -30 degrees Fahrenheit, are […]

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Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department responds to multiple calls around Kenosha area due to snow

KENOSHA ⏤ Tuesday’s snow, while making winter feel more conventional this year, led the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department to respond to a number of calls on local roadways. According to Sgt. David Wright, during the winter storm warning, the department responded to the following snow and traffic-related calls from 6 p.m. Dec. 29 to 6 […]

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Governor Evers, Racine County Executive Delgrave Proclaim This Week As Winter Awareness Week

RACINE – As winter weather nears, Racine County Executive Jonathan Delagrave has joined with Gov. Tony Evers in proclaiming this week as Winter Awareness Week in Racine County, and he urges all residents to take steps to be prepared for winter weather. “We live in Wisconsin and that means we can expect snow, cold temperatures, […]