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Randall Wildcats are conference champs!

Randall Wildcats are conference champs!

The Randall Wildcats capped off an undefeated season with two run victories at the Westosha Conference Championships on Oct. 3 against Union Grove and Bristol. Coach J. Ray has been coaching the Randall Softball team for 10 years and said he was thrilled to be coaching such an outstanding group […]

 
 

Support Small Business Saturday Nov. 26

In honor of Small Business Saturday, a day dedicated to supporting small businesses on the busiest shopping weekend of the year, Better Business Bureau is spreading awareness and advising consumers to support the small businesses in their area. As a joining member, BBB is teaming up with American Express OPEN […]

 
 

Road construction update for Packer fans, hunters

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Northeast Region in Green Bay is reminding motorists heading to Lambeau Field on Sunday, Nov. 20 for the Green Bay Packers/Tampa Bay Buccaneers football game that the road construction season continues on most major roads in Northeast Wisconsin. While most projects will stop and […]

 
 

Memorial service for Central teacher David Novaez is Thursday

The Westosha Central High School German Class will be hosting a public memorial service on Thursday, Nov. 17, at 7 p.m.  in the school’s cafetorium, to honor late German teacher Captain David A. Novaez. Novaez and his wife, also a teacher, both were killed Oct. 9 when a truck hit […]

 
 

ATC seeks approval to build transmission line

Co. filed an application on Oct. 13 with the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin to build an approximately 5.3-mile, 345,000-volt electric transmission line called the Pleasant Prairie-Zion Energy Center Transmission Line Project. The northern end point of the line will be the Pleasant Prairie Substation. The southern end point will […]

 
 

Go geocaching at Pringle Saturday

Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Avenue, Bristol, is holding a Beginning Geocaching course on Saturday, Nov. 12, at 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Geocaching is a sport where people use their GPS’s to play hide and seek with caches, sometimes filled with treasure. Whether you’re just starting or completely new […]

 
 

Twin Lakes skate park has shot at $25,000 grant, with your help

By Annette Newcomb Editor A $25,000 Pepsi Grant is within reach of Twin Lakes residents, and all you have to do to win it is vote once a day through the entire month of November. The funds would be used to purchase new equipment for the skate park that once […]

 
 

RBCHS Honor Roll

Richmond-Burton Community High School 1st Quarter Honor Roll 2011-2012 HONOR ROLL GPA 3.0 to 3.74 Seniors (Class of 2012) Tyler Acuff, Heather Aitken, Allison Barratt, Alex Barth, Deborah Bottcher, Jake Budnick, Mark Burns, Frank Canalle, Bradley Cooke, Joshua Cox, Jack Dechow, Amy Dezanek, Paige Domantey, James Donnellan, Heidi Dowell, Matthew […]

 
 

Job Fair to be held Nov. 16 at MCC

Area job seekers are invited to attend McHenry County College’s Fall job fair from noon to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 16 in the Gym/Multi-Purpose Room in Building A, located at 8900 U.S. Highway 14 in Crystal Lake. Sponsored by MCC’s Career Services Department, the job fair will feature more […]

 
 

Twin Lakes recycling center open until Nov. 27

  The Twin Lakes yard waste drop off center (Recycle Center) located at Burlington Avenue and Industrial Drive, will be open Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.  and Sundays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. through Sunday, Nov. 27, weather permitting. No commercial dumping is […]