Author Archive: Jason Arndt

Group pays for walleye stocking

Group pays for walleye stocking

Game fish added to Paddock Lake recently By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent On the morning of Nov. 14, more than 1,000 walleye were stocked in Paddock Lake. The grassroots effort to stock the fish began at the 2017 Paddock Lake Hooker Lake Association meeting. “We realized that this project would take […]

 
 

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: Shoopman garners multiple honors

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: Shoopman garners multiple honors

Hitter joins Falcons duo, Wilmot’s Leber on all-state team After Laura Shoopman completed her senior season at Westosha Central High School, the girls volleyball player picked up three honors, including All-American recognition. Additionally, Shoopman joined senior teammates Kennedy Muff and Sierra Lee on the all-state team, where Wilmot Union High […]

 
 

UPDATE: Authorities arrest last two murder suspects

Multiple ambulances responded to the Town of Wheatland Thursday night after a shooting (Mike Ramczyk/The Report).

Investigators with the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department believe they may have arrested the last two suspects involved in the homicide of a Town of Wheatland man on Sunday. The arrest of Augustine Jesus Sanchez, 20, and Anthony Lee Harris II, 23, both of Racine, comes less than 48 hours after […]

 
 

Love for Leah benefit draws hundreds

Love for Leah benefit draws hundreds

Local girl, 5, still has long road to recovery By Jason Arndt Editor At a packed Parkway Chateau in Kenosha on Saturday, where hundreds attended the Love for Leah benefit, guest of honor Leah Dinchak did what any 5-year-old does. Dinchak, of Trevor, was seen smiling, tugging at her father […]

 
 

UPDATE: Shooting in Wheatland leaves one dead, another injured

Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth addresses reporters at a Friday news conference about a homicide in Wheatland (Jason Arndt/The Report).

Suspects, both of Racine, arrested at nearby restaurant By Jason Arndt Editor A home invasion in the Town of Wheatland turned deadly Thursday, when two suspects broke through a front door, and opened fire at the four residents inside. One of the four residents returned fire, which left the two […]

 
 

One dead in Wheatland/Paddock Lake quadruple shooting

One dead in Wheatland/Paddock Lake quadruple shooting

A shooting in the Town of Wheatland Thursday night left one person dead and three others injured, according to the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department, which indicated the shooting is still an on ongoing investigation. The quadruple shooting initially started at a residence in the 31500 block of 71st Street, where […]

 
 

Wilmot’s Kovacek selected to represent state in Australian track meet

Wilmot’s Kovacek selected to represent state in Australian track meet

Katlin Kovacek, a junior at Wilmot Union High School, has been selected to represent Wisconsin at the 31st annual Down Under Sports tournament during the summer in Australia. Kovacek, who competed in sprints and hurdles as a sophomore, will leave for the Gold Coast of Australia on July 6. In […]

 
 

Illinois woman, 83, dies in Twin Lakes collision

Illinois woman, 83, dies in Twin Lakes collision

Slippery road conditions could have played a role in Thursday’s fatal crash in the Village of Twin Lakes, according to a news release issued by the police department. The fatal crash, which claimed the life of an 83-year-old Crystal Lake, Ill. woman, happened at the Richmond Road and 388th Avenue […]

 
 

Central to premiere ‘Once Upon Mattress’

Central to premiere ‘Once Upon Mattress’

Show opens Friday and runs through weekend By Jason Arndt Editor Senior Kaitlyn Shaffer of Westosha Central High School never played an upbeat character until this year’s musical production of “Once Upon a Mattress.” “Once Upon a Mattress” is a comedy first produced in 1959 and based on the book […]

 
 

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

Throughout Kenosha County, multiple area schools recognized veterans for their sacrifices, including Westosha Central High School. Westosha Central, which held its Veterans Day assembly on Monday, brought in two veterans to share their experiences overseas before more than a thousand supportive students and staff. At Randall Consolidated School, students served […]