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The University of Wisconsin-Extension is leading a public dialogue to help shape its future scope and direction as it prepares to serve the next generation of Wisconsin residents.
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“The idea is to teach life and leadership skills to youth throughout the county,” youth development educator Carmelo Dávila said.
Apart from working with the already well-established programs, Dávila is now working to put together a program that will provide support to the Kenosha Unified School District, which has an identified achievement gap.
Nearly 100 years later, the focus is still on supporting farmers in the county. But, the ag educator now also works to connect the community with the farmers.
One of the biggest projects is the production of the Farm Fresh Atlas, which provides a marketing opportunity for farmers in southeastern Wisconsin. Each year, 70,000 copies of the 45-page booklet are printed.
When he was a senior at Tremper High School, Josh Paul was accepted into the Milwaukee School of Engineering.
“When I got my acceptance letter my mom was bawling,” Paul said, remembering she was so thrilled he was accepted into a prestigious school. But after leaving home to study industrial engineering, he found it wasn’t what he expected.
Wisconsin is on track to record the lowest number of traffic fatalities statewide since 1943, transportation officials said.
WLIP radio radio host Scott Barter said Friday he wasn’t lying or trying to mislead anybody as to what triggered his looking into committee attendance records of Alds. G. John Ruffolo and David Bogdala.
Lance Middle School students held an assembly just before the holiday break with Santa Claus, choral and orchestra performances and timely donations to local charities.
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The University of Wisconsin-Parkside has named a new dean of the College of Business, Economics and Computing.
Just weeks after securing city approval for a long-sought homeless shelter, the Shalom Center is parting ways with its executive director.
A Park City, Ill., man wanted for a 2013 attempted murder in Waukegan was arrested in Kenosha County this week, and is being held here on $50,000 cash bond.
Three women stole from Old Navy, according to police, and one of them pepper sprayed a security guard chasing them down.
Union recertification ballots are on their way to teachers and other employees of Kenosha Unified School District.
A Chicago woman was arrested Thursday morning after she allegedly broke into a former boyfriend’s home.
I have a friend who tells a story every holiday season about the time his mother replaced all of the favorite traditional holiday dishes with healthy options…without telling anyone ahead of time.
KENOSHA — Santa is scheduled to ride on Kenosha’s streetcar from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Gateway Technical College students got good tidings at their commencement ceremony Thursday night.
Hospitals in Kenosha are seeing far more people with flu so far this December compared to last year.
The man accused of killing his daughter in November picked up new charges for attacking two correctional officers at the jail.
The kids at Frank Elementary School in Kenosha had a few questions for Santa.
A Kenosha man will spend 18 months in federal prison for wire fraud, after admitting he stole more than $1.7 million from his in-laws and two organizations.
A plea deal is likely for the third man accused of participating in a robbery that left two men dead in April 2013.
Mayor Keith Bosman and the union representing Kenosha firefighters and paramedics say they look forward to discussing recommendations and conclusions from a recently released consultant’s study.
The city of Kenosha’s new logo received overwhelming approval by the City Council earlier this week.
A 68-year-old Kenosha woman was robbed in her Allendale yard Wednesday night.
The couple accused of starving horses in their care moved back to their Pleasant Prairie property without notifying the court, according to court records, earning them bail jumping charges.
BRISTOL — The Revs. Mary Lu Palmer and Joyce Rinehart will hold a Blue Christmas worship service at 6 tonight at Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, 10239 136th Ave.