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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 […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

Wheatland tax rate relatively unchanged

By Jason Arndt Editor Town of Wheatland residents should not expect an increase in their mill rate after electors unanimously approved the budget at their Oct. 29 annual meeting. The one cent drop in mill rate, which was authorized at $2.07 per $1,000 assessed property value for 2019, comes in […]

 
 

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

On Tuesday, after voters headed to the polls, two area lawmakers won another term in their respective districts. Across Kenosha County, residents decided to extended David Beth’s tenure as County Sheriff. In other items on the ballot, voters overwhelming supported an advisory referendum related to recreational marijuana. Inside this week’s […]

 
 

Wheatland to permit ATV use on town roads

By Jason Arndt Editor Residents in the Town of Wheatland will be permitted to ride on municipal roads with their all-terrain vehicles, if they obtain the right permits and have other needed documentation, following the Town Board’s approval of an ordinance on Sept. 24. The permits, which costs $25 every […]

 
 

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

With less than a month away until the Nov. 6 fall election, there are a handful of races in Southeastern Wisconsin, including Senate District 21 and Assembly District 61. The Report sat down with the four total candidates involved in each race for wide-ranging interviews, where they shared their views […]

 
 

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

A high-speed chase spanning two counties, which ended in the Village of Bristol, led the arrest of two men who made their initial appearances in Racine County Circuit Court last week. The two men from Illinois are accused of robbing a Mt. Pleasant gas station in Racine County at gunpoint […]

 
 

Twin Lakes Chamber to host Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest, with a Halloween-styled theme, will come to the Village of Twin Lakes on Saturday, Oct. 20 starting at 5 p.m. The new event presented by the Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association, Inc. is held at the Twin Lakes Country Club Pavilion, 1230 Legion Drive, Twin Lakes. The […]

 
 

Lightning survivor continues ‘miraculous’ recovery

Lightning survivor continues ‘miraculous’ recovery

Prehn, 22, still faces long recovery By Jason Arndt Editor Despite experiencing some soreness, Brittney Prehn walked diligently through a crowd supporters Sept. 15 in Illinois, where her friends and family hosted a benefit at Woodstock’s Nikos Red Mill Tavern. Considering where she was in July, when she was struck […]

 
 

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

Two months after she was struck by lightning at Country Thunder, Brittney Prehn continues to recover, and considers herself a miracle for surviving. Her family and friends, meanwhile, have remained supportive of the Illinois woman. This week’s Twin Lakes Report also has a story on Wilmot Mountain’s EpicPromise Day, which […]