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Walker closes the gap

Walker closes the gap

Governor predicted growing economy would help campaign draw even By Jason Arndt Editor Although Gov. Scott Walker was down by five points in polls back in September, the Republican incumbent said at the time he was confident his campaign could close the gap by focusing on the growing economy and […]

 
 

Evers stakes future on kids

Evers stakes future on kids

What’s best for children is best for state, he says By Jason Arndt Staff writer Democratic challenger Tony Evers and incumbent Republican Gov. Scott Walker are locked in a neck-and-neck race for the state’s highest office with a few days remaining before the Nov. 6 election. Recent polls have shown […]

 
 

Westosha Central deals with shooting threat

Westosha Central deals with shooting threat

Officials say it’s not credible, but classes are dismissed at 9:30 a.m. due to disruptive nature of incident The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a shooting threat at Westosha Central High School, Paddock Lake, that was posted on social media late Thursday. Classes began as usual this morning, but […]

 
 

Gateway to host fire, EMS recruitment event

Gateway to host fire, EMS recruitment event

The Gateway Technical College Fire Program is partnering with fire departments throughout Kenosha, Racine, and Walworth counties to recruit new firefighters and emergency medical technicians. Gateway will host a recruitment event on Saturday, Oct. 20, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the HERO Center, 380 McCanna Parkway, Burlington. Participants […]

 
 

Updated: Flooding again plagues area

Updated: Flooding again plagues area

Nearly 8 inches of rain recorded in New Munster Kenosha County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Bong State Recreational Area in Brighton Wednesday morning to help assist with evacuation of campers at the park due flooding caused by heavy rains overnight. The thunder showers have overwhelmed sewer systems, closed roads and […]

 
 

Man dies in motorcycle crash

Man dies in motorcycle crash

A 41-year-old Kenosha County man died Sunday as the result of a motorcycle crash in the 11700 block of Highway P in the Town of Randall near Twin Lakes. According to the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Office, the driver was headed north on Highway P when he apparently lost control of […]

 
 

Update: Trump won’t appear at local Republican event

Update: Trump won’t appear at local Republican event

Ryan says he’s sickened by Trump’s comments about women After the release Friday afternoon of a tape from 2005 in which Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump made comments objectifying women, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan issued a statement saying Trump would not be at Saturday’s Republican Fall Fest at […]

 
 

Missing woman found

Missing woman found

Lorraine Mueller, 88, was subject of a Silver Alert Lorraine Mueller, 88, of Salem, who was reported missing Thursday, was found late Friday morning, according to Kenosha County authorities. She was spotted near a water treatment facility by people who, in turn, notified Kenosha County sheriff’s deputies who were searching […]

 
 

Vinyl spins true for Antioch store

Vinyl spins true for Antioch store

Traditional record albums find a market at local shop By Jason Arndt Staff Writer When Salem resident David Prucha decided to leave the auto sales business 17 years ago to open a record store in Antioch, Ill., his wife Christine thought he was crazy. With the rise of the compact […]

 
 

Shining bright in the season of light

Shining bright in the season of light

Copies of the December edition of Spirit of Geneva Lakes magazine are available on newsstands throughout the area and online at spiritofgenevalakes.com. Inside you’ll find a list of holiday happenings and your guide to great holiday shopping in the Geneva Lakes area.