Author Archive: Jason Arndt

FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Building on success

FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Building on success

Falcons open season at Racine Case By Jason Arndt Editor Coming off its best season since 2010, the Westosha Central High School football team looks to build upon last season’s winning season entering the 2018 campaign, according to coach Tyson Mengel. The Falcons open their season Aug. 17 at nonconference […]

 
 

FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Panthers ready to pounce

FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Panthers ready to pounce

Wilmot visits Bradford in Friday’s season-opener By Jason Arndt Editor Without dual threat quarterback A.J. Frisby and running back Robert Brent, the Wilmot Union High School football team enters its season with a plan to throw more starting Aug. 17 at Kenosha Bradford, but that does not mean they will […]

 
 

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

On the state stage, an area resident collected a large haul, earning $47,500 for a steer he showed at the Wisconsin State Fair in West Allis. Reid Runkel, who won grand champion, and his mother, Gail, explained the work he put into the steer he calls “Scooby.” In another news, […]

 
 

See ewe at the fair!

See ewe at the fair!

Kenosha County Fair set for Aug. 15 to 19 The Kenosha County Fair returns for another year Aug. 15 through 19 in Wilmot and organizers hope to “See Ewe at the Fair!” The annual five-day event will deliver tunes from local bands, exhibits for people of all ages, shows in […]

 
 

Two area teens achieve Eagle Scout rank

Two area teens achieve Eagle Scout rank

Two members of Boy Scout Troop 380 recently achieved the organization’s highest rank of “Eagle Scout” and were recognized at a July 14 Court of Honor ceremony at Wilmot Union High School. The members, Daniel Mark Porter, son of Mark and Theresa, of Twin Lakes and Austin Robert Schwarz, son […]

 
 

Sharing Center gears up for back-to-school

Sharing Center gears up for back-to-school

Organization open to accept donations By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The end of the lazy, hazy days of summer is upon us and thoughts turn to the beginning of fall and back to school days. The Sharing Center of Trevor is getting ready to receive school supply donations to help get […]

 
 

New fire commission sworn in at Salem Lakes

New fire commission sworn in at Salem Lakes

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The newly appointed Salem Lakes Fire Commission was sworn in by village clerk Cindi Dulaney at its first meeting on July 30. The five were appointed at the July 9 regular board meeting with each serving a staggered term. Allen Dunski has the one-year term, Jerry […]

 
 

Burlington police sergeant, Kenosha County resident, under investigation for misconduct

Burlington police sergeant, Kenosha County resident, under investigation for misconduct

By Jason Arndt Editor A City of Burlington police sergeant who resides in Kenosha County is under investigation for misconduct, according to Police Chief Mark Anderson, who said the officer has been on paid administrative leave since Aug. 1. Matthew Baumhardt, of Salem Lakes, faces allegations of sexual harassment, neglect […]

 
 

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

The Village of Twin Lakes saw a double dose of tragedy Sunday, when a local boy died on Lake Elizabeth, where witnesses attempted to revive the child. Twin Lakes Police Capt. Dennis Linn said it was traumatic and tragic experience for the family. The other involved a Racine woman. In […]

 
 

Gas main break in Twin Lakes

Gas main break in Twin Lakes

A gas main break in the Village of Twin Lakes has shut down portions of the downtown area Friday. The gas main break happened as crews were working on a project, according to an officer on scene, who indicated rescue crews have evacuated some buildings in the area as a […]