Twin Lakes

Wheatland to pose two referendum questions

One applies to capital improvement projects By Jason Arndt Editor The Wheatland School Board authorized two referendum questions at its Nov. 29 meeting, including one to renew an operational referendum passed by district residents four years ago. On the April 3 ballot, the school is asking taxpayers for permission to […]

 
 

Update: Wilmot threat leads to confession from juvenile

Update: Wilmot threat leads to confession from juvenile

A threat to “shoot up the school” scrawled along a boys bathroom wall at Wilmot Union High School led authorities to a 16-year-old who confessed, according to a news release issued by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department, which indicated juvenile charges could be filed. The threat was discovered on Monday, […]

 
 

Kenosha to hold pieces of Wilmot Mountain history

Kenosha to hold pieces of Wilmot Mountain history

Ski hill celebrates 80 years By Jason Arndt Editor After months of planning, the downtown Kenosha History Center holds pieces of Wilmot Mountain history, which went on display last week. The historical display recognizes the 80th anniversary, according to Wilmot Mountain’s Marketing and Public Relations Manager Rachael Muhlenbeck, who recalled […]

 
 

Authorities say threat at Wilmot not credible

Authorities say threat at Wilmot not credible

Sheriff’s Department, school continue investigation Although authorities do not believe a written threat at Wilmot Union High School is credible, the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department continues to investigate the matter, according to a news release issued Monday. The threat to “shoot up the school” written on the wall of a […]

 
 

Filling up to raise funds at two area schools

Filling up to raise funds at two area schools

Twin Lakes Citgo unveils ‘Spirit Pump’ program By Jason Arndt Editor Motorists who fill up their tanks at specially marked “Spirit Pumps” at the Twin Lakes Citgo have helped two area schools through its Fueling Education program. The Fueling Education program looks to increase educational opportunities in classrooms across the […]

 
 

Wanted woman captured in Iowa bound over for trial

Wanted woman captured in Iowa bound over for trial

Myers, 32, accused in two area overdose deaths By Jason Arndt Editor Casey L. Myers, who was wanted in two states for drug overdose deaths, has been caught, the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office reported on its website. Myers, of St. Charles, Ill., who was charged Sept. 8 in Kenosha County, […]

 
 

Lakewood’s Price steps down as administrator

Lakewood’s Price steps down as administrator

By Jason Arndt Editor After a decade of serving as district administrator at Lakewood School, Joseph Price announced his resignation in a Nov. 28 letter addressed to parents, effective Dec. 1. In the letter, Price states it was a privilege to serve the Twin Lakes community. “It has truly been […]

 
 

Double homicide rattles community

Double homicide rattles community

Accused suspect Kivi, 25, held on $2 million bond By Jason Arndt Editor Nathan Kivi, 25, accused in the double homicide of two brothers outside the Beach Bar in the Village of Twin Lakes, received a $2 million cash bond at his initial appearance Tuesday in Kenosha County Intake Court. […]

 
 

Authorities identify victims in Twin Lakes double homicide

Authorities identify victims in Twin Lakes double homicide

Suspect booked into Kenosha County Jail By Jason Arndt Editor According to a release issued by the Twin Lakes Police Department, the two brothers who died behind the Beach Bar in the village early Friday morning were identified as Richard and Kenneth Samuel III, both of Twin Lakes. Meanwhile, authorities […]

 
 

Wheatland team wins engineering competition

Wheatland team wins engineering competition

A team of four Wheatland Center School students made a successful navigation of the Fluid Power Challenge at Milwaukee School of Engineering. The students awarded first place in the portfolio portion of the competition were eighth-graders Grace Curran, Ryan Denko, Rebecca Rainey and Ole Hanson. The team was among 40 […]

 
 
 
 
 

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