Author Archive: Jason Arndt

Regional title hopes dashed within 5 seconds

Regional title hopes dashed within 5 seconds

Lady Panthers suffer stunning loss to Milton By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Within five seconds, the Lady Panthers went from triumph to heartbreak in Saturday’s WIAA Division 2 regional title game against visiting No. 3 seed Milton. Wilmot, who trailed 25-19 entering the second half, saw its deficit widen to […]

 
 

Lady Panthers advance to regional title game

Milton visits Wilmot Saturday By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Using quickness in ball movement, the Lady Panthers defeated visiting Fort Atkinson 41-32, to move on to the WIAA Division 2 regional title game against Milton 7 p.m. Saturday. Wilmot Union High School, who trailed 19-14 entering the second half, was […]

 
 

Wilmot’s Morgan faces redemption Saturday

Wilmot’s Morgan faces redemption Saturday

Writers note: The full story will appear in the March 4 edition of the Westosha Report Panthers wrestler Jake Morgan could have redemption Saturday night at the WIAA Division 1 state finals when he takes on Stoughton’s Collin Kraus for the 145-pound title. The Wilmot Union High School senior moved […]

 
 

Embattled village clerk resigns

Trustee had asked her to step down in December By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Silver Lake Village Board unanimously approved a separation agreement with Village Clerk-Treasurer Terry Faber after a closed session held Feb. 17. Board member Carolyn Dodge was absent from the meeting. Faber was appointed clerk and treasurer […]

 
 

Lady Panthers’ senior foursome savoring SLC title

Lady Panthers’ senior foursome savoring SLC title

Growth, leadership help sustain recent success By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Three Southern Lakes Conference titles in four years, that will be a memory four Lady Panther seniors can take with them, after they forge ahead into the WIAA Division 2 state tournament. Wilmot Union High School won a share […]

 
 

Two wrestlers head to state tournament

Morgan suffers first loss By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Two area wrestlers received their ticket to the WIAA Division 1 state wrestling following second-place finishes in Saturday’s Sectionals. Wilmot Union High School’s Jake Morgan, who entered the Verona Sectional undefeated, lost the first match of his senior season on a […]

 
 

Two arrested in Town of Paris fire

Two arrested in Town of Paris fire

House and barn were unoccupied By Jason Arndt Staff Writer A fire at a Town of Paris barn and house last week was intentionally set, according to the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department, and two Kenosha residents face arson charges. Damien Struble and Travis Delabio, both 21, were arrested Friday evening […]

 
 

Village opposes farm store rezone

Matter was withdrawn from county planning agenda By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Salem Town Board on Feb. 8 unanimously rejected a recommendation from Salem Planning and Zoning Commission to approve rezoning that would accommodate a retail farm operation on 98th Street. This means the Town Board is recommending that Kenosha […]

 
 

Board OKs severance pay

Issue sparks vigorous debate in Twin Lakes By Jason Arndt Staff Writer In a sharply debated Twin Lakes Village Board meeting Monday, the board approved severance pay for fired officials who hold positions of clerk and accountant/treasurer, pending specific conditions. The vote passed 4-2, with trustees Barb Andres and Sharon […]

 
 

Central continues historic run

Central continues historic run

Falcons claim first title since 1998 By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The last time Westosha Central High School won a boys basketball conference title, nearly the entire student body was not born yet. But, a Falcons team coming off a seventh place finish last year and a new coach, the […]