Latest Racine County, Wisconsin Stories

2014-03-06 12:28:27

MILWAUKEE, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Managed Health Services, one of the oldest Medicaid HMOs in Wisconsin, will donate $1,000 to the Racine County Sheriff's Department in support of a program to provide deputies with an antidote for heroin overdoses that they can carry with them in their squad cars. Racine County Sheriff Christopher Schmaling wants every deputy to carry the heroin antidote Narcan on patrol so they can administer the drug as a nasal spray when they are called to...

2014-03-05 23:29:10

Community for Change, Racine Interfaith Coalition call on communities across Wisconsin to join them. Racine, WI (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 As the season of lent begins, leaders from 26 religious organizations, health care providers and community organizations will come together on Ash Wednesday to fast and pray for the expansion of Medicaid. Organized by the Racine Interfaith Coalition (RIC) and Community for Change, the group is also calling on counties across Wisconsin to do the same. “We...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.