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Special speakers and activities planned for Willow River State Park on Saturday
Oil executive says frac drilling will solve oil issues
Deputy Widiker ends more than 4 decades in law enforcement
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Former Raider Ben Gresmer will play pro ball in Portugal
Pepper Fest races draw a field of 224 runners; high-schoolers shine in 5K
Raiders open season Friday at home against Minnetonka
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Hudson River Rats hope to ride momentum into state playoffs
Pepper Fest spaghetti, hot-pepper eating champs crowned
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Jordan Loken crowned Pepper Fest queen; Ken Merchak is king
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TOWN OF TROY: New Ordinance - Chapter 115: Adult Entertainment
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Doug's Diggings: No drones – yet – in the Star-Observer news department
August 6, 2009
Suspect in Kenosha custard stand murder reportedly admits to crime
A suspect in the murder of a Kenosha custard stand employee has reportedly admitted the crime to a cell mate. WTMJ TV in Milwaukee obtained a search warrant that quoted Julian Miller, 28, as saying "I popped the dudes." Robert Wilde, 18, was killed, and his 43-year-old manager...
August 6, 2009 - 9:00am
July 10, 2009
Governor meets with Chrysler's CEO about keeping Kenosha engine plant open
Gov. Jim Doyle met with Chrysler's CEO Thursday about the possibility of keeping the Kenosha engine plant open. The governor's office confirms that Doyle went to Chrysler's headquarters in Auburn Hills, Mich. But it would not say much else about Doyle's meeting with Sergio Marchionne....
July 10, 2009 - 9:55am
June 19, 2009
Can Chrysler be persuaded to keep its Kenosha engine plant running?
Congresswoman Gwen Moore is not sure if Chrysler can be persuaded to keep its Kenosha engine plant running beyond next fall. That's what the Milwaukee Democrat said Thursday after she and three other Wisconsin lawmakers met with Chrysler's deputy CEO, Jim Press. The pessimism...
June 19, 2009 - 9:29am
May 7, 2009
Chrysler admits communication on Kenosha plant was lacking
Chrysler admits it could have communicated better. But now, the firm promises to work with Kenosha and other communities involved in the auto-maker's restructuring. The union chief at the Kenosha engine factory said nobody ever told him the plant would close in 2010. The 800...
May 7, 2009 - 9:00am
May 5, 2009
Chrysler workers rally in Kenosha to keep plant open
More than 300 auto workers rallied in Kenosha Monday night, booing Chrysler's decision to close their engine plant and urging President Obama and Chrysler to reverse the move. Gov. Jim Doyle, Kenosha's mayor, and the county executive wrote Obama Monday, and asked that Chrysler's...
May 5, 2009 - 9:25am
April 30, 2009
Negotiations stall as Kenosha Chrysler nears midnight deadline
Chrysler employees in Kenosha did their part to try and avoid bankruptcy. Local president Glenn Stark of the United Auto Workers said 89 percent of those who voted Wednesday favored a restructuring of their contract from 2007. But the company might not able to avoid bankruptcy...
April 30, 2009 - 9:00am
February 26, 2009
Chrysler to make layoffs at Kenosha plant
Up to 150 workers will be laid off next month at the Chrysler engine plant in Kenosha. Production has been relatively stable on two lines in Kenosha. But spokesman Max Gates says the output on both lines will be reduced indefinitely starting on March 23, as the result of declining...
February 26, 2009 - 9:05am
October 22, 2008
Emerald ash borer found in Kenosha County
The tree-killing emerald ash borer has found its way into Kenosha County.
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am