Author Archive: Jason Arndt

Fatality reported in Salem Lakes train and vehicle collision

Fatality reported in Salem Lakes train and vehicle collision

  While the identity remains unclear as of Thursday afternoon, Kenosha County authorities are reporting one fatality as a result of a train and vehicle collision in the Village of Salem Lakes, according to a Sheriff’s Department news release. The Sheriff’s Department, which reports a representative from the Medical Examiner’s […]

 
 

First of its kind in western Kenosha County

First of its kind in western Kenosha County

Archwood Assisted Living set to open by November By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Ground was broken on May 10 for the Archwood Senior Assisted Living Community. The facility has been a long time in coming. Paddock Lake officials have discussed the possibility of such a facility in the very spot for […]

 
 

Decade of climbing the ladder

Decade of climbing the ladder

Wheatland teen attains Eagle Scout status Travis Senft, of Wheatland, started as a Cub Scout in first grade. And over the past 10 years he was able to accumulate more than 40 badges and has earned the rank of Eagle Scout. He belongs to Troop 381 and said he has […]

 
 

SOFTBALL: Central snaps Wilmot win streak

SOFTBALL: Central snaps Wilmot win streak

Falcons avenge early-season loss By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Against a scorching Wilmot Union High School softball squad, Westosha Central’s Olivia Kazumura had to bring her best effort in the pitcher’s circle, where she went head-to-head with the Panthers’ Madi Zerr on Monday in Wilmot. The Panthers, winners of their […]

 
 

BASEBALL BRIEFS: Wilmot splits twin bill with Elkhorn

BASEBALL BRIEFS: Wilmot splits twin bill with Elkhorn

The Wilmot Union High School baseball team split a doubleheader against Southern Lakes Conference opponent Elkhorn on May 4. Meanwhile, on the same day, Westosha Central dropped two tightly contested games in a twin bill with Waterford. For the Panthers, they won the first game 6-3 but lost 12-2 in […]

 
 

Wilmot snags National Academic Decathlon title

Wilmot snags National Academic Decathlon title

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Even after the Wilmot Union High School academic decathlon team swept the top three spots in each division, coach Don Serkowski said his squad was still at the edge of its seats as they awaited the unveiling of Division 2 national champion. The waiting, he […]

 
 

Former police captain enters not guilty plea

Former police captain enters not guilty plea

Linn, 47, accused of possessing drugs By Jason Arndt Staff Writer A former Twin Lakes police captain accused of illegally removing drugs from the department pleaded not guilty at a May 2 arraignment in Kenosha County Circuit Court. Dennis Linn, bound over for trial on March 28, will next appear […]

 
 

SPORTS ROUNDUP: Westosha’s Lynch notches second at Janesville golf invite

SPORTS ROUNDUP: Westosha’s Lynch notches second at Janesville golf invite

Wilmot softball shines at Jamboree Westosha Central High School’s Paul Lynch placed second among a field of 50 golfers to lead the Falcons to a fourth-place finish at the 12-team Ashenfelter Invitational in Janesville on May 4. Lynch, who carded a 73 on the par-72 Riverside Golf Course, finished one […]

 
 

BASEBALL: Panthers’ Peterson produces back-to-back victories

BASEBALL: Panthers’ Peterson produces back-to-back victories

Wilmot on six-game win streak By Jason Arndt Staff Writer In back-to-back outings last week, Wilmot Union High School senior Tanner Peterson gave the Panthers what they needed, two victories to extend their winning streak to six games. Peterson, who no-hit Lake Geneva Badger on April 23, followed up with […]

 
 

SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Area teams avenge earlier losses to conference opponents

SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Area teams avenge earlier losses to conference opponents

The Wilmot Union and Westosha Central high school softball teams garnered revenge last week in contests against Southern Lakes Conference opponents. For Wilmot, which lost 9-6 to Union Grove on April 2, the Panthers defeated the Broncos in a 2-1 pitcher’s duel April 25. Meanwhile, Westosha Central bounced back from […]

 
 
 
 
 

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