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Wisconsin Senate passes right-to-work bill
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Growing fruit indoors
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At rural school, young teachers look at exits
Central figure: Krehbiel joins Hall
Scott Walker is King of Kochworld
Keep the waiting period for handguns
Wirch bill takes on corporate political spending
Menominee march on Madison
Off-duty Kenosha firefighter aids in Chicago rescue
A trail of tears for the Menominee

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    Twin Lakes panel OKs new Burger King

    TWIN LAKES — The addition of a Burger King at the BP gas station on Lake Avenue got a favorable recommendation from the Review Board and Plan Commission Wednesday.

    Glen Gotsche cheated death 70 years ago


    Kenosha resident Glen Gotsche, 89, lived through a month of hell on Iwo Jima seven decades ago.

    News briefs: Employee injured at Kenosha Beef

    A 41-year-old woman was taken to St. Catherine's Medical Center after suffering a severe hand injury at Kenosha Beef, 3111 152nd Ave., in Paris about 11 a.m. Wednesday, according to the Kenosha County Sheriff's Department.

    Complaints against two aldermen dismissed


    Abrupt dismissal this week of complaints filed against them prove the city Ethics Board is being used politically to attack individuals’ reputations, two Kenosha aldermen said Wednesday.

    County to formally oppose state budget measure

    A resolution opposing a state budget proposal that calls for countywide assessments is expected to be introduced at the Kenosha County Board meeting Tuesday.

    Several arrested, no one hurt in drive-by shooting

    Several people have been arrested in connection with a Monday night drive-by shooting in which a window of a car carrying five people was shot out.

    January home sales sluggish


    Kenosha County real estate agents sold fewer homes in January than in 2014, but sale prices were higher this year partly because they are selling homes with more amenities.

    Percussion performance marks Black History Month


    Black History Month was celebrated with a bang Wednesday at Bradford High School.

    Off-duty Kenosha firefighter aids in Chicago rescue


    Kenosha firefighter Tom Heiring turned in a typical day on the job, battling smoke and flames and ultimately putting his life on the line for the safety of others.

    Sure sign of spring: Big Star is back


    With temperatures in the teens and occasional snow blowing around, signs of spring are imaginary.

    Snyder: Life of pie: Confessions of a Kenosha pizza judge


    We take pizza seriously in Kenosha.

    Event briefs: Observatory to open for night-sky viewing

    KENOSHA — The Carthage College Society of Physics Students and the Tremper High School Astronomical Society will host observation nights from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday at the Griffin Observatory on the Kemper Center campus, 6501 3rd Ave.

    GOP ends right-to-work hearing early, enraging unions


    MADISON — Republicans on the state Senate’s labor committee ended a public hearing on contentious right-to-work legislation early and sent it on to the full Senate Tuesday, enraging dozens of people who had been waiting all day to speak and sparking a demonstration in front of the Senate chamber.

    Wirch: ‘Sad evening for democracy’

    State Sen. Robert Wirch, D-Somers, called Tuesday’s hearing over proposed right-to-work legislation a “sad evening for democracy,” after dozens of people were shut out of speaking before the Senate Labor Committee.

    Unified calendar to include extra snow day

    After two consecutive tough winters, the Kenosha Unified School District is adding an extra built-in snow day to the 2015-16 calendar.

    Somers eyes ‘laundry list’ of incorporation issues

    With a referendum on Somers incorporation just six weeks away, officials are preparing for what needs to happen if the voters approve it.

    Locals take part in right-to-work protests

    Roger Clark of Silver Lake was among the Kenosha County residents in Madison Tuesday to protest proposed right-to-work legislation.

    News briefs: Man’s ‘suicide by cop’ attempt fails

    A Kenosha man was taken into custody after reportedly trying to commit “suicide by cop” early Sunday morning in the 6600 block of Fifth Avenue.

    Bristol, Uline Highway U tree plan in jeopardy


    The agreement to save historic trees along Uline property on Highway U just south of Highway Q may be in jeopardy.

    Event briefs: Lecture to look at history of ‘sundown towns’

    KENOSHA — A discussion of “sundown towns” will take place Friday as part of the Black History Month lecture series at Carthage College, 2001 Alford Park Drive.

    Trial begins for accused shooter in fatal drug deal


    The accused shooter in the April 2014 murder of Anthony Edwards is on trial this week.

    Thieves target cosmetics store


    Pleasant Prairie Police are seeking two suspects in a reported theft and battery at Ulta Beauty, 10033 77th St., on Feb. 15.

    Package missing from outside apartment


    Kenosha Police are seeking a man believed to have stolen a package from an apartment hallway on Saturday.

    Homeroom: Central celebrates a fabulous 3-pointer


    Although the scoreboard showed a loss in their last home game of the season, the final moments of Friday’s Central High School boys basketball team game against the Union Grove Broncos was the highlight of the season.

    Police arrest sex offender for chasing girls

    Police arrested a registered sex offender after three girls reported Friday they had been chased by a man.