Author Archive: Jason Arndt

Chalk it up!

Chalk it up!

Wilmot festival draws dozens By Jason Arndt Editor Dozens of young and aspiring artists made the sidewalk their canvas May 28, when they participated in the first annual Wilmot Chalk Festival, hosted by Hansen’s Ice Cream Parlor and “The Chalk Girl.” The first annual event, which drew about 50 children […]

 
 

Tennis Association celebrates a decade on June 9

Public welcome to attend By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Western Kenosha County Tennis Association is celebrating a decade on Saturday, June 9, and the public is invited to attend the event, which features a Single Day Showdown United States Tennis Association Level 5 tournament from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. […]

 
 

WIAA SECTIONAL BASEBALL: Dutton erases Central’s Cinderella bid

WIAA SECTIONAL BASEBALL: Dutton erases Central’s Cinderella bid

WIAA SECTIONAL BASEBALL: (1) KENOSHA TREMPER 4, (4) WESTOSHA CENTRAL 3 Despite comeback, Falcons can’t overcome Tremper reliever By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor A deafening, youthful crowd of mostly Kenosha Tremper students packed Alan Smith Field in a sitting-room-only atmosphere Tuesday afternoon. The Tremper baseball sectional featured the top-seeded Trojans […]

 
 

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

Area municipalities honored those who served during Memorial Day services on Monday, when the villages of Twin Lakes and Salem Lakes held parades, and conducted ceremonies. In other news, a local tennis organization celebrates a decade, and on June 8, the public is invited to attend an event held at […]

 
 

Bristol Grade prepares for the future

District reviews building needs By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent About 60 community residents, including staff and school board members, gathered together in the Bristol Grade School gym to explore the district’s future on May 21. The exploration includes reviewing the building’s long-term needs. Last February, the board hired EUA, and architect […]

 
 

WIAA TRACK SECTIONALS: Central’s Capra qualifies for state meet

WIAA TRACK SECTIONALS: Central’s Capra qualifies for state meet

By Jason Arndt Editor When Meghan Capra finished her 1,600-meter run at the May 24 WIAA Division 1 sectional meet, the Westosha Central High School senior burst into tears, according to her teammates and coaches. After she placed second to qualify for the state meet, a first in track, no […]

 
 

WIAA SECTIONAL SOFTBALL: Dueling aces

WIAA SECTIONAL SOFTBALL: Dueling aces

Central defeats Panthers in extra innings By Jason Arndt Editor After Tuesday’s WIAA Division 1 sectional semifinal showdown between Westosha Central and Wilmot, where both starting pitchers combined for 25 strikeouts, winning pitcher Olivia Kazumura had no way to describe the duel against Wilmot’s Madi Zerr. “I can’t really explain […]

 
 

WIAA SECTIONAL SOFTBALL: Wilmot to host Central Tuesday in semifinal

WIAA SECTIONAL SOFTBALL: Wilmot to host Central Tuesday in semifinal

By Jason Arndt Editor Once again, Westosha Central and Wilmot will meet in a WIAA Division 1 sectional softball contest, and marks the third time this season the two county rivals will come face-to-face. The showdown scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at Wilmot comes after both teams won regional titles […]

 
 

Twin Lakes approves mosquito program

By Jason Arndt Editor The Twin Lakes Village Board approved a 2018 mosquito abatement program, which includes very limited spraying, at its May 21 regular meeting. The decision comes after the village discussed the matter at April board meetings, and most recently, at the May 7 Committee of the Whole, […]

 
 

Bucci Field a boon for drone enthusiasts

Bucci Field a boon for drone enthusiasts

By Jason Arndt Editor When Travis Miller explored YouTube four years ago, he came across footage of a drone race, and has been hooked on the hobby ever since. Miller, of North Cape in Racine County, was among 24 competitors to converge onto Bucci Field at Wilmot Union High School […]

 
 
 
 
 

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