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Kenosha police officer terminated after pleading guilty in connection with drunk driving crash

KENOSHA — A Kenosha police officer was terminated after pleading guilty in connection with a drunk driving crash. Gregory Munnelly, 41, on Jan. 2 pleaded guilty to one count of causing injury/operating while under the influence, first offense (PAC greater than .15).


Woman arrested for 2nd OWI in Racine County

RACINE COUNTY (CBS 58) – A Burlington woman was arrested Tuesday afternoon near State Highway 36 and State Highway 11 in Racine County. Authorities say Sarah Gorzalski was driving recklessly around 2:13 p.m.

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Latest winter storm delivering snow, ice to southern Wisconsin on Wednesday. See what will fall and how long it will last

The latest in a series of winter storms that have pummeled southern Wisconsin will deliver snow and ice to the area on Wednesday, according to forecasters. The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory for most of southern Wisconsin until 6 p.m., with southeast Wisconsin’s advisory e


Promotions approved for city police, fire departments

Several promotions within the Kenosha Police and Kenosha Fire departments were approved by the city's Police and Fire Commission Tuesday. Kenosha Police promotions included Patrick Patton from sergeant to interim lieutenant and Tadas Zukauskas and Michael Madsen from patrol officers to interim serge


Semi truck catches fire on I-94 in Kenosha County

KENOSHA COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Drivers saw some delays on I-94 in Kenosha County due to a truck fire Tuesday morning. It broke out just before 8:00 a.m. at Wisconsin 158. A large billow of smoke could be seen coming from the truck. All lanes were shut down as crews worked to move the vehicle.

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Prison for Racine man accused of possessing child porn featuring children ‘as young as 1-year-old’

RACINE — A Racine man arrested after a tip came in regarding child pornography has been sentenced to prison. Soon after the arrest in April of 2018, the Racine County sheriff said “I have yet in my 24-year career to see something like this.” Jason Morrison, 40, pleaded no contest in December of 2018


Tremper cheerleading banquet the subject of body shaming allegations

Coaches will not be handing out special gag awards at a banquet that celebrates Tremper High School cheerleaders’ accomplishments next month following accusations of body shaming, sexual harassment and discrimination.


Treacherous roads again for morning commute, many Wisconsin schools closed

The wicked winter of 2019 just doesn't want to quit. An early morning snowstorm dumped just enough snow on south-central Wisconsin to make roads and highways treacherous, forcing dozens of schools to close once again for the safety of students.


Kenosha man arrested for domestic violence

Police arrested a Kenosha man accused of choking and attempting to strangle a woman while at their home Thursday. The man was taken into custody following the 10:15 a.m. incident, according to a Kenosha Police Department report, which redacted the location of incident.


Gov. Evers ‘exploring’ Wisconsin joining lawsuit against Pres. Trump

MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers says Wisconsin could join a multistate lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump’s emergency declaration to pay for a U.S.-Mexico border wall. California and 15 other states are parties to a federal lawsuit filed Monday alleging the declaration is unconstitutional.


Man Lit Woman's Car On Fire On Valentine's Day: Police

OAK CREEK, WI -- Police in Oak Creek say they're searching for a suspect accused of lighting a Racine woman's vehicle on fire on Valentine's Day. According to Oak Creek police reports, officers were dispatched to Capione Enterprises, 2201 W. Southbranch Blvd. just after midnight on Feb. 14 on a repo


Water shut off to some Pleasant Prairie homes

Emergency repairs of a water main have forced crews to shut off water to some subdivisions in Pleasant Prairie. Village officials said the water to Pleasant Homes, Green Tree and Prairie Trails West will be off until about 3 p.m.


Wisconsin man gets prison time for meth charge

DELTA COUNTY, Mich. (WLUC) - A Wisconsin man involved in a Delta County drug bust was sentenced Tuesday in Delta County Circuit Court. Daniel Heinz, 31, received 18 months to 20 years in prison for possession with intent to deliver meth.


What is Wisconsin's Wackiest Word?

(WFRV) - What is Wisconsin's wackiest word?. You have the chance to vote thanks to current Communication students at UW-Green Bay as part of their annual Comm Week. Cast your vote here. The winner will be announced at tommorow's Comm Week banquet.


Woodbury dentist allegedly sets fire to Wisconsin boathouse, leaves trail of bootprints

About two-and-a-half weeks ago, Wallace Cudd of rural New Richmond, Wisconsin was awakened in the wee hours of the morning by his wife, who informed him his boathouse was on fire.


Gateway seeking board trustee applicants

RACINE — The Gateway Technical College District Board of Trustees is accepting applications. The Board Appointment Committee for the district board has begun accepting applications from district residents seeking appointment to the board.


Wisconsin's Booming Market for Cannabis

CBD dispensaries and cafes have opened all over town, and new ones seem to be popping up frequently. The website of the Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions lists more than 150 corporations with the words “hemp,” “cannabis” or “CBD” in their names. Most of them organized or registered as c


Kenosha declares snow emergency until Monday afternoon

KENOSHA, Wis. (CBS 58) -- The City of Kenosha has declared a snow emergency for Sunday night into Monday. The emergency starts Sunday, February 17 at 10 p.m. and lasts until Monday, February 18 at 5 p.m.

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One in custody after bar fight in Kenosha

KENOSHA, WI (CBS 58) -- One person was taken into custody following an early morning disturbance at a Kenosha bar. According to the Kenosha police, around 1:45 AM Sunday, a large group of people were reported to be fighting at the Lotus Sports Bar at 60th Street and 33rd Avenue. When officers arrive

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When the Winter Gets Tough, the Tough Get Shopping!

This post was contributed by a community member. Pleasant Prairie Premium Outlets is set to offer shoppers some much-needed seasonal retail therapy with its inaugural "Shop Away Your Winter Blues" event. Too big to contain to a single holiday weekend, the weather-busting deals-on-top-of-deals will r