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Racine officer shoots, kills man after traffic stop

May. 20, 2022 21:51 PM EDT

RACINE, Wis. (AP) — Police in Racine said an officer shot and killed an armed man Friday after a foot chase that began with a traffic stop. Chief Maurice Robinson said the officer sought to stop a vehicle at about 1 p.m. to carry out a search warrant for a felon in possession of a...

1,000 CNH Industrial workers strike in Iowa, Wisconsin

May. 02, 2022 17:32 PM EDT

More than 1,000 workers at two CNH Industrial plants went on strike Monday in search of a better deal with the company that makes agriculture and construction equipment. The United Auto Workers union said the workers in Racine, Wisconsin, and Burlington, Iowa, went on strike at noon...

Teen charged in Racine fatal shooting to stay in adult court

Apr. 21, 2022 12:17 PM EDT

RACINE, Wis. (AP) — A judge in Racine County has decided a boy who was arrested at age 14 in a fatal shooting should remain in adult court after weighing the teen's criminal history and other factors. Sincere Senmeon Granados, now 15, has pleaded not guilty to first-degree...

ISU's Tyrese Hunter, Big 12 freshman of year, will transfer

Apr. 19, 2022 16:21 PM EDT

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Big 12 freshman of the year Tyrese Hunter of Iowa State has entered the transfer portal. Hunter announced his decision on Twitter on Tuesday, about three weeks after he finished helping the Cyclones complete the biggest turnaround in Big 12 history. ...

Guard Kamari McGee transferring from Green Bay to Wisconsin

Apr. 13, 2022 14:27 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin has added Green Bay transfer Kamari McGee, a 6-foot guard who averaged 11.6 points in his lone season with the Phoenix. McGee, who is from Racine, Wisconsin, made the Horizon League’s all-freshman team this season. He shot 38.8% from the floor and...

Wisconsin Supreme Court lets Racine recount stand

Apr. 12, 2022 11:32 AM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled unanimously on Tuesday that challengers of a school referendum in Racine did not have a right to have the ballots examined in court following a recount that upheld a five-vote margin of victory for the ballot measure. Racine...

Editorial Roundup: Wisconsin

Apr. 06, 2022 16:32 PM EDT

LaCrosse Tribune. April 3, 2022. Editorial: Voters will decide on partisanship impact locally Close readers of our Good Morning Page 2 likely have seen the impactful “Why I Vote” submissions by area residents, published on Tuesdays and coordinated by the League of...

AP Wisconsin All-State Boys Basketball Teams

Mar. 28, 2022 16:05 PM EDT

2021-22 AP BOYS BASKETBALL ALL-STATE TEAM PLAYER OF THE YEAR – (asterisk)Seth Trimble, 6-3, sr., Menomonee Falls COACH OF THE YEAR – Joe Garceau, Roncalli FIRST TEAM (asterisk)Leon Bond, 6-6, sr., Wauwatosa East Luke...

AP Wisconsin All-State Girls Basketball Teams

Mar. 24, 2022 16:33 PM EDT

2021-22 AP ALL-STATE GIRLS BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR – (asterisk)Kamorea “KK” Arnold, 5-10, jr., Germantown COACH OF THE YEAR – Sara Rohde, Green Bay Notre Dame FIRST TEAM Abbie Aalsma, 5-9, sr., Waupun ...

Editorial Roundup: Wisconsin

Mar. 22, 2022 14:12 PM EDT

Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. March 17, 2022. Editorial: Science hall funding a must for Legislature Tommy Thompson, the outgoing president of the University of Wisconsin System, was lauded this week as one of UW-Eau Claire’s biggest cheerleaders during his tenure. A...