Author Archive: Jason Arndt

Kimpler’s 3 lifts Lady Falcons

Kimpler’s 3 lifts Lady Falcons

Westosha Central junior scores game-high 17 By Jason Arndt Staff Writer With under a minute to go, and the score tied, Westosha Central junior Lindsey Kimpler finally had her moment at Elkhorn Friday. The 5-foot-4 junior guard, who scored a game-high 17 points, buried a go-ahead 3-pointer to seal the […]

 
 

Local primary results for Lakewood, Silver Lake

Local primary results for Lakewood, Silver Lake

All incumbents advance By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Nearly 400 voters took to the polls in the Village of Twin Lakes, where they decided on the first local primary in more than a decade, with two incumbents advancing to the April 5 general election. Along with current Board Clerk Kathy […]

 
 

Wheatland subdivision withdrawn

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer At the owners’ request, a proposed subdivision in the Town of Wheatland has been withdrawn, citing high infrastructure costs. “The Hills of Lilly Lake” proposal, owned by Arthur and Paul Naber, called for the partial redevelopment of a 29.3-acre plot of land near 332nd Avenue […]

 
 

County looks to get the lead out

Hazardous paint still found in older homes By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent If you live in a home that was built between 1920 and 1940, there is a possibility that some paint in the home may contain lead. Lead was used to make paint last longer and the main places it […]

 
 

Director sits in

Director sits in

Band Director John Murphy plays the trumpet along with seventh graders during the annual Band-o-Rama at Westosha Central High School Feb. 6. The concert featured performances from fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth grade bands from Brighton, Bristol, Paris, Salem, Wheatland schools, as well as music from the Central High School […]

 
 

Phone scammer poses as village water official

Residents warned to verify requests By Jason Arndt Staff Writer After a Twin Lakes resident reported a phone scam, the village is reminding residents to stay vigilant, and report any issues to the police department. According to Police Chief Adam Grosz, a person received a phone call from a representative […]

 
 

Falcons’ Rau flies for Kenosha Combined

Falcons’ Rau flies for Kenosha Combined

Westosha Central sprinter excels at the vault By Jason Arndt Staff Writer When Sydney Rau and four other Westosha Central athletes joined Kenosha Combined Gymnastics, there was no doubt they would come together, according to eighth-year coach Nikki Cooper. Rau, a senior, has notched a handful of top five finishes […]

 
 

Lakewood race features six candidates

Voters will trim field to four for April election By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The Village of Twin Lakes is holding a nonpartisan primary election Tuesday and for the first time in at least decade, voters can decide on a local race. With six in the Lakewood School Board election, […]

 
 

Seven vie to advance in Silver Lake

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Seven Silver Lake residents have tossed their hats into the ring to duke it out in the in Tuesday primary election for a chance to compete for a Village Board seat in the April 5 vote. The list of seven candidates will be reduced to six […]

 
 

Hall leads the Flying Falcons in crucial SLC win Friday

Hall leads the Flying Falcons in crucial SLC win Friday

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Ron Hall is peaking at the right time for Westosha Central. The senior 6-foot-5 wing, fresh off a triple-double performance at Wilmot, scored a game-high 23 points in a 55-46 Southern Lakes Conference win against visiting Waterford Feb. 5. Hall credited his 18-point performance at […]