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Chamber cancels Trees on Parade in Twin Lakes

The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association, Inc. sadly announced it has canceled the annual Trees on Parade and Holiday Shopping event typically held the first weekend in December. Chamber officials, however, said they plan on carrying over the Disney theme to the 2021 event and have asked people […]

 
 

Salem’s Allen recognized for dedicated service to veterans

Salem’s Allen recognized for dedicated service to veterans

Phillip Allen, of Salem, was one of 10 people recognized for his contributions and significant service to Wisconsinites during a 2020 Governor’s Service Awards ceremony on Oct. 15. Allen, a Veterans of Foreign Wars member, earned the Veteran Volunteer of the Year Service award. The Governor’s Service Awards honors outstanding […]

 
 

Sharing Center begins holiday season donation drive

Sharing Center begins holiday season donation drive

Each year, the Sharing Center strives to provide families what they need for a more enjoyable holiday season. The Sharing Center, 25700 Wilmot Road, Trevor has offered a holiday meal for Thanksgiving and Christmas as well as Christmas gifts to all children the last 40 years, according to the nonprofit […]

 
 

Community Library will not charge overdue fines for some materials

The Community Library branches of Twin Lakes and Salem Lakes will no longer charge overdue fines for Children’s and Young Adult print materials, according to an announcement made last week. “We are committed to increasing reading and literacy and monetary fines present an economic barriers to access of library materials […]

 
 

BREAKING: Wilmot to close for 14 days amid COVID-19 outbreak

BREAKING: Wilmot to close for 14 days amid COVID-19 outbreak

Sporting events canceled, hundreds in quarantine Wilmot Union High School and the Kenosha County Division of Health have jointly decided to shut down the school to in-person instruction for 14 days because of a COVID-19 outbreak. The two-week shutdown, which is effective on Friday, will transition the school to an […]

 
 

Wilmot’s Handorf named National Merit Semifinalist

Wilmot’s Handorf named National Merit Semifinalist

Gabe Handorf, a senior, was announced as a National Merit Semifinalist last week by Wilmot Union High School. Handorf, according to a Sept. 14 release, is just one of about 16,000 semifinalists in the 66th annual Merit Scholarship Program. The approximate 16,000 semifinalists, including Handorf, have an opportunity to continue […]

 
 

Grappling with campus COVID-19

Grappling with campus COVID-19

Local graduates recall chaos at UW-Madison By Jason Arndt Editor University of Wisconsin campuses have played a considerable part in a statewide spike in new COVID-19 cases since the start of September. Students at the 13 four-year campuses, according to data compiled by this newspaper, have accounted for at least […]

 
 

Wilmot’s Carroll commended for academic excellence

Wilmot’s Carroll commended for academic excellence

Senior Anna Carroll, of Wilmot Union High School, has been named a Commended Student in the 2021 National Scholarship Program, according to a Sept. 21 announcement from school principal Amber Torres. A letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, will be […]

 
 

Opening the eyes and hearts of people

Cade Girardi has a dream of making a difference in the community. Girardi was named The Report’s Outstanding Senior (Submitted/The Report).

Girardi’s mission earns him Wilmot’s Outstanding Senior By Jason Arndt Editor Cade Girardi just wants to reach out and make positive contributions in the community even if it carries a risk. Girardi, a recent Wilmot Union High School graduate, said you don’t have to be a celebrity or hold a […]

 
 

On a medical mission

On a medical mission

Central graduates raising funds through shoe donation drive By Jason Arndt Editor When Kestly O’Neill embarked on a medical mission trip in January to Guatemala with VIDA Volunteer, a nonprofit group dedicated to serving underserved communities, the Westosha Central High School graduate felt compelled to return in January 2021. But […]

 
 
 
 
 

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