Author Archive: Jason Arndt

Salem Lakes receives fireworks update

Salem Lakes receives fireworks update

Village decides on municipal court status By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Heather Siegel, American Fireworks, updated the Salem Lakes Village Board on the progress of a building that she and her husband, Vincent, propose to buy in Salem Lakes where the hope to move their year-round business at the Nov. 13 […]

 
 

Salem Lakes passes budget

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Salem Lakes Village budget hearing held at 7 p.m. on Nov. 13 lasted about five minutes with no residents asking any questions. When the hearing closed, the Salem Lakes Village Board unanimously approved the 2018 Salem Lakes budget, with trustee Ted Kmiec attending remotely and […]

 
 

SLC VOLLEYBALL: Westosha’s Muff takes first team girls volleyball honors

SLC VOLLEYBALL: Westosha’s Muff takes first team girls volleyball honors

Two receive all-state honors Headlined by junior setter Kennedy Muff, who received first team all-conference honors, the Westosha Central girls volleyball team had two earn second team accolades. Last year, as a sophomore, Muff received second team accolades. Through 113 sets played, Muff accounted for 975 assists. Taking spots on […]

 
 

Wheatland adopts budget

Slight tax rate decrease By Jason Arndt Editor Nearly a dozen electors in the town of Wheatland voted unanimously to adopt the town levy at its Nov. 6 budget meeting. The annual budget was approved 10-0, including votes cast by Town Chairman William Glembocki along with supervisors Andrew Lois and […]

 
 

SLC CROSS COUNTRY: Capra, Anderson earn first team honors

SLC CROSS COUNTRY: Capra, Anderson earn first team honors

Molitor leads Panthers Before they entered the WIAA Division 1 state cross country meet in Wisconsin Rapids, two Westosha Central distance runners received first-team all-conference honors, senior Meghan Capra and sophomore Heaven Anderson. Capra, a four-time state qualifier, finished second at the SLC meet, less than 10 seconds from Runner […]

 
 

SLC VOLLEYBALL: Westosha’s Polick named Player of the Year

SLC VOLLEYBALL: Westosha’s Polick named Player of the Year

By Jason Arndt Editor In Jack Polick’s senior season with the Westosha Central High School boys volleyball team, the libero was often found diving for loose balls and slamming onto the gym floor, where he contributed some of his 504 digs. His work ethic, combined with the support of his […]

 
 

Commending courage and bravery

Commending courage and bravery

Area schools recognize veterans By Jason Arndt Editor Throughout western Kenosha County Friday, Veterans Day celebrations filled field houses and gymnasiums at area schools, where students and faculty alike paid homage to hundreds of veterans who served the United States. Veterans Day was originally Armistice Day, which started in 1919, […]

 
 

SLC FOOTBALL: Panthers receive five first team reps

SLC FOOTBALL: Panthers receive five first team reps

Frederick sole Westosha first team honoree Wilmot Union High Union had five football first team all-Southern Lakes Conference selections while Westosha Central produced its second in two seasons. Of the five Panthers’ representatives, four earned recognition on the first team for the first time, with senior Zack Christopherson receiving his […]

 
 

Addams Family arrives to Westosha Central

Addams Family arrives to Westosha Central

Musical takes the stage Friday By Jason Arndt Editor Wednesday Addams is all grown up, and in love, in the Westosha Central High School musical production of “Addams Family” set to premiere Friday in the school cafetorium. The musical written by authors Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice draws inspiration from […]

 
 

Three-alarm blaze destroys Brighton home

Three-alarm blaze destroys Brighton home

Residents weren’t home, but chief believes dog died in fire By Jason Arndt Editor Although there were no injuries from a Friday afternoon blaze in the Town of Brighton, officials said the fire displaced at least two people. Village of Salem Lakes Fire Chief Mike Slover said the three-alarm fire, […]

 
 
 
 
 

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