MILWAUKEE (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group says it will be holding five hiring fairs to recruit job candidates over the next month.
The Taiwan-based electronics company is building a $10 billion manufacturing and research complex in Mount Pleasant and could employ as many as 13,000 people ...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A judge decided to hold a Racine alderwoman in contempt of court for speaking to news outlets about his decision to seal her open records lawsuit.
Records of the proceeding are inaccessible, but Sandy Weidner told The Associated Press on Thursday that Racine County ...
RACINE, Wis. (AP) — A toddler has died of his injuries after being struck by a car in Racine.
Police say 16-month-old Brantley James Wise died at Children’s Hospital in suburban Milwaukee Monday night. An autopsy is expected to be done Wednesday.
Authorities say the boy ran in front ...
Alderwoman says open records contempt hearing postponed
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Racine alderwoman says a judge has postponed her contempt hearing.
Judge Eugene Gasiorkiewicz had scheduled a closed hearing Tuesday to decide whether to hold Sandy Weidner in contempt because she complained to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel about his decision to ...
Alderwoman faces contempt of court in records case
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A southeastern Wisconsin alderwoman said Monday a judge has set up a secret hearing to decide whether she’s in contempt of court for complaining publicly about his decision to seal her open records lawsuit.
Racine Alderwoman Sandy Weidner said she is scheduled to ...
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MOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. (AP) — Police say a public works employee who was struck by a car while working along a highway in southeastern Wisconsin has died of his injuries.
Authorities say 61-year-old Daniel Huck, from Racine, was employed by Mount Pleasant and was marking utility locations ...
Wisconsin woman accused of trying to sell ex’s items online
STURTEVANT, Wis. (AP) — A woman faces misdemeanor theft charges after her ex-boyfriend accused her of trying to sell his possessions online — everything from a swimming pool to sandwich baggies.
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RACINE, Wis. (AP) _ Johnson Outdoors Inc. (JOUT) on Tuesday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $23.8 million.
On a per-share basis, the Racine, Wisconsin-based company said it had net income of $2.37.
The outdoor gear company posted revenue of $170.8 million in the ...
RACINE, Wis. (AP) _ Twin Disc Inc. (TWIN) on Monday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $5.9 million.
On a per-share basis, the Racine, Wisconsin-based company said it had profit of 51 cents. Earnings, adjusted for costs related to mergers and acquisitions, came to 63 cents per ...
RACINE, Wis. (AP) _ Modine Manufacturing Co. (MOD) on Wednesday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $22 million.
On a per-share basis, the Racine, Wisconsin-based company said it had net income of 43 cents. Earnings, adjusted for pretax gains, came to 41 cents per share.
RACINE, Wis. (AP) — A police officer in southeast Wisconsin has been on paid leave for more than 2 years after he was accused of using excessive force while arresting a high school student.
A hearing for Racine Police Department Officer Brinelle Nabors has been delayed due to a ...
RACINE, Wis. (AP) — With more children ending up in foster care due to parents struggling with mental illness and addiction, among other issues, some have said the situation has risen to a state of crisis.
Because of the crisis, last year Republican Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, of ...
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UNION GROVE, Wis. (AP) — The Racine County Sheriff’s Office says a deputy has been injured by a man who was arrested for operating a vehicle while impaired in the Village of Union Grove.
The sheriff’s office says deputies responded Wednesday to a reckless driving call reporting that a ...
RACINE, Wis. (AP) — A city in southeastern Wisconsin has launched a new job training program aimed at helping residents land employment in a region where opportunities are expected to increase as Foxconn Technology Group begins construction of it $10 billion manufacturing complex.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group plans to invest in a $30 million recycling system that will significantly reduce the amount of water it has to draw from Lake Michigan for its proposed manufacturing complex in southeast Wisconsin, the company said Tuesday.
Taiwan-based Foxconn ...
RACINE, Wis. (AP) — Racine County’s district attorney has asked law enforcement agencies to be on the lookout for stores that are selling products with cannabis-derived oil.
DA Tricia Hanson says she’s learned that convenience stores and liquor outlets are selling products that include ...
MOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a second person has died as a result of a crash into a vacant fire station in Mount Pleasant.
Twenty-seven-year-old Julio Cesar Miramontes Jimenez, of Mount Pleasant, died Monday of injuries suffered in Sunday’s crash. Police say Jimenez was ...
RACINE, Wis. (AP) — A Racine police officer is accused of using excessive force against a Park High School student in 2015.
The Journal Times reports 37-year-old Brinelle Nabors made his initial appearance Thursday on a felony count of misconduct in public office and misdemeanor counts of ...
Foxconn exec at Mike Pence event: Donald Trump, Scott Walker led to us locate in Wisconsin
MILWAUKEE — Moments before Vice President Mike Pence took the stage here Wednesday to tout President Donald Trump’s agenda, Foxconn executive Louis Woo credited Trump and Gov. Scott Walker with the company’s plan to build a massive new manufacturing campus in Wisconsin.
The exchange came ...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has approved a request to pull millions of gallons of water daily from Lake Michigan to serve a new Foxconn Technology Group manufacturing plant, helping the Taiwanese electronics giant clear a major regulatory ...
The Middleton girls soccer team climbed two spots to fifth in Division 1 in the Wisconsin Soccer Coaches Association weekly state rankings.
Hartland Arrowhead remained No. 1 in Division 1.
Oregon was ranked fifth in Division 2. Brookfield Central remained No. 1.
In Division 3, ...
JEFFERSON -- Richard H. “Dick” Radtke, 93, of Jefferson, passed away on Saturday, March 17, 2018, at Alden Estates, surrounded by his family.
He was born in the town of Caledonia, in Racine County, on Aug. 27, 1924, to Irving and Elsie (Fisher) Radtke. He attended Westfield School in ...
Michael Wayne Danner, 63, of Watertown, passed away Thursday, April 5, 2018, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Milwaukee.
Michael was born Aug. 31, 1954, in the naval hospital at Patuxent River, Maryland, to Wayne and Rae Ann Danner. He attended St. John’s Lutheran School in Watertown and was ...
The League of Women Voters of Dane County supports policies and actions that promote a life-sustaining environment, including clean air and clean water.
The current Foxconn permit application to the state Department of Natural Resources to release pollutants into the air is contrary to ...
ELMWOOD PARK, Wis. (AP) — In 2004, while serving in Iraq as part of an Army combat patrol team, Nick Loomis was caught in a mortar attack. A shell exploded 7 feet away from him, leaving more than 1,000 individual wounds, ripping a tendon in one leg in half.
He needed both of his wrists ...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Research shows that Wisconsin’s southeastern counties have the highest eviction rates in the state.
Princeton University researchers with the Eviction Lab collected court records about evictions across the U.S. between 2000 and 2016,
RACINE, Wis. (AP) — Dozens of job seekers streamed into a Foxconn Technology Group employment fair with hopes of getting one of the thousands of positions the Taiwanese company is offering at its new Wisconsin manufacturing complex.
Representatives from about 50 local contractors and ...
RACINE, Wis. (AP) — Racine police say a man who was shot by a police officer after refusing to drop his gun is facing charges including being armed while intoxicated.
Authorities say 32-year-old Jeremiah Golden is also accused of resisting, recklessly endangering safety, possession of a ...
RACINE, Wis. (AP) — Two Wisconsin police officers who fatally shot a black man they say ran from a traffic stop were justified in killing him because he displayed a handgun, a prosecutor announced Tuesday.
The death of 26-year-old Donte’ Devel Shannon in the city of Racine on Jan. 17 “was ...
RACINE, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin prosecutor is deciding whether two police officers were justified when they fatally shot a man they say ran from a traffic stop and brandished a firearm.
Racine County District Attorney Tricia Hanson is expected to release her decision Tuesday evening after ...
RACINE, Wis. (AP) — Racine police responding to a report of gunshots found a minivan had crashed into a tree.
Inside the minivan officers found an unresponsive driver Sunday about 10:30 p.m. Police say they found the driver had been shot. Life saving measures were unsuccessful and the ...
RACINE, Wis. (AP) — Walk into Living Faith Lutheran Church on a Saturday and you may think you have walked into a classical music venue.
That’s the typical day of the week that Antone Brooks of Racine plays the piano at the house of worship, formerly known as Atonement Lutheran ...
Marie Schroeder Rochester
Marie Lorraine (Siefert) Schroeder of Rochester, age 87, died Saturday, Mar 10, 2018 at Samaritan Bethany Home in Rochester.
She was the daughter of the late Herman and Lila (Mock) Siefert. Marie was born May 24, 1930, in Eau Claire, Wis., spending her ...
STURTEVANT, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on Racine’s request to draw 7 million gallons of water daily from Lake Michigan for a proposed Foxconn plant (all times local):
Dozens of concerned residents and activists have asked the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to reject an ...
STURTEVANT, Wis. (AP) — Dozens of concerned residents and activists asked a Wisconsin agency on Wednesday to reject an application from the city of Racine to draw 7 million gallons of water daily from Lake Michigan for a proposed Foxconn plant.
At a public hearing on the request in ...
RACINE, Wis. (AP) — Congressional candidates Randy Bryce and Cathy Myers were among about two dozen people arrested for blocking traffic on Main Street in Racine in a demonstration demanding protection for people brought to the U.S. illegally as children.
Organizer Voces de la Frontera ...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Democratic congressional candidate Cathy Myers has challenged her primary opponent Randy Bryce to six debates.
Myers and Bryce are running for the chance to take on Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan in November.
Myers on Thursday asked Bryce to debate her in ...
Paul Ryan: ‘We’re going to win’ despite midterm challenges
WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan says he’s confident Republicans will triumph at the polls in November, while at the same time acknowledging that midterm elections are often tough for the president’s party.
Ryan delivered an upbeat message to Waukesha County Republicans ...
The State Assembly is moving to exempt electronics maker Foxconn from portions of a bill barring local governments from creating certain kinds of employment ordinances.
The Assembly passed the bill on a 58-32 vote early Friday, in the waning moments of a marathon 12-hour session. It now ...
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Tom Still: Foxconn showing all signs they’re in Wisconsin to stay
There are still plenty of people in Wisconsin who think the Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group is giving the state a giant head fake.
Skeptics think the company has no intention to put down roots in Wisconsin, and is simply waiting for the chance to abscond with our tax dollars and ...