Author Archive: Jason Arndt

Authorities, owner seek clues to Wheatland dog shooting

Authorities, owner seek clues to Wheatland dog shooting

By Jason Arndt Editor The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department, along with owner Mike Fenske, are seeking information leading to the arrest of people responsible for shooting his family’s dog around Feb. 20. “The dog appeared to be shot and subsequently succumbed to its injuries,” the Sheriff’s Department said on Thursday. […]

 
 

Village police captain accused of illegally taking prescription drugs from department

Village police captain accused of illegally taking prescription drugs from department

The Twin Lakes Police Department has placed Capt. Dennis Linn on administrative leave amid both an internal and criminal investigation on allegations he illegally removed prescription medication from the department. While the Twin Lakes Police Department will conduct the internal investigation, according to a Feb. 18 news release, the Wisconsin […]

 
 

Growing while glowing

Growing while glowing

Twin Lakes woman opens school for underprivileged children in South Africa By Mike Ramczyk Staff Writer Lindsey Dickey always wanted to help people. When the Twin Lakes native and Wilmot High School graduate left the United States for South Africa in 2016, she knew she wanted to get into the […]

 
 

BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons claim share of conference championship

BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons claim share of conference championship

By Jason Arndt Editor For the Westosha Central boys basketball team, there was plenty on the line entering a Saturday afternoon contest with Elkhorn, according to senior Joey Michelau. The Falcons, hours after defeating host Waterford to stay unbeaten in Southern Lakes Conference play, returned to their home court for […]

 
 

BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons win in battle of state-ranked opponents

BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons win in battle of state-ranked opponents

Zackery notches 34 for Westosha Central By Jason Arndt Editor In a clash between two state-ranked boys basketball teams, Westosha Central had the upper hand Feb. 8, when the Falcons fast paced style overwhelmed visiting Waukesha West. The Falcons, No. 5 in Division 2, according to the WisSports.net Coaches Poll, […]

 
 

Salem Lakes man charged with attempted homicide

Salem Lakes man charged with attempted homicide

Sampsel, 40, allegedly drunk at time of incident By Jason Arndt Editor Justin Sampsel, 40, of Salem Lakes was charged with first degree attempted intentional homicide after he allegedly forced his wife to drive into a tree while she was driving on a Racine County road on Feb. 9. Sampsel, […]

 
 

Central to name Gendron as new district administrator

Central to name Gendron as new district administrator

By Jason Arndt Editor The Central High School District of Westosha did not have to look very far to find its next district administrator, according to a district announcement on Friday, which indicated the Board of Education could approve John Gendron to fill the leadership post at Tuesday’s meeting. Gendron, […]

 
 

For the love of the game

For the love of the game

Auseth, Central grad, takes over Demons softball program By Jason Arndt Editor Valerie Auseth’s passion for softball runs deep. Auseth, a Wheatland native, remembers playing softball, or baseball, with her sister and two brothers in their backyard as a child. The sport has been ingrained in her since, playing softball […]

 
 

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

Lindsey Dickey always wanted to help people. When the Twin Lakes native and Wilmot High School graduate left the United States for South Africa in 2016, she knew she wanted to get into the medical field but didn’t know exactly where that path would lead. Little did she know in […]

 
 

WIAA REGIONAL WRESTLING: Area sends a dozen to wrestling sectionals

WIAA REGIONAL WRESTLING: Area sends a dozen to wrestling sectionals

Wilmot boasts three regional title winners By Jason Arndt Editor Senior Logan Pye along with six of his Wilmot Union High School teammates are among a dozen area WIAA Division 1 sectional wrestling qualifiers after the Feb. 9 regional competition held on his own mat. For Westosha Central, meanwhile, five […]