Twin Lakes bank is robbed Monday

By Annette Newcomb, Editor Twin Lakes Police and the FBI continue to investigate the robbery of the M and I Bank located at 508 N. Lake Avenue. At 3:49 p.m. a white male about 6 feet tall, about 170 pounds walked into the bank wearing a royal blue coat with […]


Steady as she goes

Steady as she goes

Richmond Burton High School student Susan Mahoney works on the construction of her pasta bridge. Physics students at RB participated in a pasta bridge project as an application of concepts learned in class related to forces and the strength of structures.




Wilmot’s Kaytlyn Eidson (32) jumps to block a pass by Union Grove’s Jo Wilks (33) during a recent game at Wilmot. The Panthers won the game, in large part because of a strong defensive effort. (Photo by Earlene Frederick)


Asleep at the wheel

Asleep at the wheel

The annual bed races were held Jan 29 at the Twin Lakes Country Club. The races, sponsored by the TLCC, Mad Dan’s and the Twin Runners Snowmobile Club, were held for charity. Mad Dan’s and the Pink House go head to head (above). In the end TLCC won the entire […]


Anonymous letter questions WHS Booster Club’s money practices

By Annette Newcomb Editor An anonymous letter that began circulating last week has left Wilmot High School District Administrator Dan Kopp baffled. “I have no idea where this came from…I will add anonymous letters are not credible letters.” The letter says in part, “I have been told by some very […]


KCGS to meet Feb. 13

Kenosha County Genealogy Society (KCGS) will meet at 7 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 13, in Room 120 of the Bioscience Building of Gateway Technical College, 3520 30th Avenue in Kenosha. The Bioscience Building is located at the north end of the campus, on 30th Avenue, north of 35th Street. Patricia […]


Senior menu/activities for Feb. 6 through 10

  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 […]


Wilmot Booster Club to paint the town red, white, and black

Plans are well under way for the Wilmot High School Booster Club Golf Outing and Paint the Town Red White and Black Dinner Dance to be held on Saturday, May 19 at Twin Lakes Country Club. Make sure to register for either the Golf Outing (which includes lunch, golf with […]


Silver Lake Police Report

Dog bite       at 6:23 p.m., a woman came into the police department to report that while she was out walking her dog on N. Cogswell Drive, a black labrador came up and attacked her dog. The police identified the black lab’s owner, and when confronted with the injury, the […]


Kiwanis/Tammy’s Pizza to host community spaghetti dinner

On Tuesday, Feb. 21, Tammy’s Pizza in Richmond, is holding a spaghetti dinner along with the Richmond/Spring Grove Kiwanis Club. There will be seatings at 4, 5:15, and 6:30 p.m. Call First National Bank of McHenry at (815) 678-2265 to make your reservation. Cost is $10 for an adult, $8 […]