Slick conditions from southeastern Wisconsin’s first major snowstorm of the season on Sunday led to at least a dozen crashes in Kenosha County and two fatalities statewide, including one in Racine County.
The Racine County Sheriff’s Department reported a man died in the crash on Interstate 94 in Yorkville, where the road was snow covered and icy. Southbound lanes were closed and did not re-open until after 4 p.m. The man’s named had yet to be released.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — It would be easy for both No. 8 South Carolina and No. 19 Wisconsin to dwell on the missteps this season that cost them both spots in the BCS standings.
Instead, Gamecocks coach Steve Spurrier and the Badgers’ Gary Andersen are embracing what they believe could be one of the better non-BCS pairings when they matchup for the Jan. 1 Capital One Bowl in Orlando.
Stiff competition and stable insurance regulation have helped make Wisconsin one of the least expensive states to purchase personal auto insurance.
Badger State motorists enjoy some of the lowest auto insurance premiums in the nation and are offered more discounts than those of other states. The state ranks fourth in offering auto insurance discounts and is among the top 10 states offering the lowest insurance rates this year, according to a 2013 study by Insure.com.
President Barack Obama finally started talking about the deficit last week, but not the budget deficit.
The Racine Theatre Guild is revisiting a tale as old as time in its production of “Beauty and the Beast,” opening today.
Director Doug Instenes said the magical and enchanting musical, first done by the group in 2008, was one of its most popular shows ever. The Racine Theatre Guild quickly applied for rights to perform it again the following year, but due to professional companies on tour, rights were denied until now.