Racine News


11/28/2017 06:04 PM  ~~~Source~~~
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ROCHESTER, Minn. A sophomore at Rochester Community and Technical College will receive a Mark M. Welter World Citizen Award and Scholarship.


11/21/2017 01:57 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Lens on History: Last train out of town 

Left to right, railway express messenger L.J. Kirkwood, conductor L.J. Smalley and ticket agent Sam Schlappl, of the Chicago Great Western Railway. Left to right, railway express messenger L.J. Kirkwood, conductor L.J. Smalley and ticket agent Sam Schlappl, of the Chicago Great Western Railway.


11/16/2017 02:06 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Lives They Lived: 'Be nice to everyone' 

A man who experienced the hardships of war during Nazi occupation and was proud of later becoming a United States citizen died Nov. 3. He was 92. Meindert Zylstra was born in Suawoude, a province of Friesland, the Netherlands, on March, 24, 1925. He grew up helping on his father's farm, milking cows, pole vaulting over canals and tipping over outhouses.


10/31/2017 12:41 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Answer Man: Mystery milkman and Range Rider is identified 

Lloyd Moore, center, played fiddle with the Parrish Brothers band as well as with his own band, the Range Riders, in the 1960s and '70s. He's pictured here with KROC radio and TV legend Bernie Lusk, left, and an unidentified cowpoke at right.