Twin Lakes Police Report

Dec. 11 Disorderly conduct at 1:33 a.m., a female subject at Beach Bar on S. Lake Avenue called in, saying there was a patron who threw a beer bottle at one of their tenants while he was carrying his niece. The tenant wanted to file a complaint. The police went […]


Silver Lake Police Report

Dec. 15 Suspicious activity at 4:18 p.m., a daycare employee called in a complaint of suspicious activity on S. Second Street. A man in a truck stopped two young boys, and they started talking. The older man looked suspicious, and it did not appear the boys knew him. When officers […]


Bong has programs to beat January deep freeze

The Richard Bong State Recreation Area, 26313 Burlington Road in Kansasville, announced the naturalist programs for January. The programs are as follows:                   • Knee-High Naturalist                   Thursday, Jan. 12 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.                   Bring your 3 to 5 year old to this fun and involving program – […]


Senior menus, activities for week

  The Kenosha County Senior Dining Program hosts a nutrition program for older adults at noon, Monday through Friday, at the American Legion, 989 Legion Drive in Twin Lakes. On some days, programs are scheduled and are noted below. Activities are offered daily from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and […]


Twin Lakes Food Pantry needs donations

The Twin Lakes Food Pantry has been hit hard this year. Donations are down and government grants have been cut substantially.  Due to this cutback, the pantry has had to cut back on the amount of food per box to enable them to continue to provide service to as many […]


Silver Lake’s 12th Night celebration is Friday

The Village of Silver Lake will host its annual Twelfth Night celebration on Friday, Jan. 6, beginning at 7 p.m.  at the Silver Lake Fire House, 113 S. First Street, Silver Lake. Anyone having a fresh trees or evergreen boughs, wreaths and swags can deposit them at the clearing across from […]


Twin Lakes Library renovation chugging forward

Twin Lakes Library renovation chugging forward

    The doors at the Twin Lakes/Randall Community Library closed Sept. 18 and soon after storage pods took up residence in the parking lot, housing thousands of books and related equipment. Although it may not look like much is happening from the outside, patrons will be amazed at the […]


Local man’s body recovered by search party on Christmas Eve

  “I really believe if we hadn’t found him when we did we never would have found him. I can’t even believe how thick the trees and overgrowth was back there.  – Childhood friend Allen Dunski   By Annette Newcomb Editor The last few days of Roger Baker’s life are a […]


New Year’s Eve events set for Dec. 31

Ring in the New Year with one of the events being offered by various places around Southeast Wisconsin. The events include the following: • New Year’s Eve Celebration. Dec. 31. This event takes place at Wilmot Mountain, 11931 Fox River Road in Wilmot. Many great activities for the whole family […]


Festival of Lights continues

LaSallete Shrine continues its Festival of Lights Sunday, Jan. 1. Thousands of miniature lights are turned on from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. weekends only. LaSalette is located on Highway KD outside Twin Lakes. Call (262) 877-3373, ext. 151 or log on to    


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