Twin Lakes

Wheatland announces bulk disposal sites

Town reminds residents to report flood damage According to a statement released by the Town of Wheatland, they are reminding residents to call the Kenosha County Emergency Management hotline at (262) 605-7924 or by email at disaster@kenoshacounty.org. The hotline reminder applies to all Kenosha County residents, according to a fact […]

 
 

Flood Update: Wilmot cancels summer school Monday

Flood Update: Wilmot cancels summer school Monday

Wheatland Center School resumes without bus transportation By Jason Arndt Editor Wilmot Union High School announced summer school is cancelled for Monday, according to District Administrator Dan Kopp, citing constant flood issues near the school. The cancellation is the third since July 13, when torrential rain pelted western Kenosha County […]

 
 

Three bound over trial in village armed robbery

Three bound over trial in village armed robbery

By Jason Arndt Editor Three men charged in a June 22 armed robbery in Twin Lakes entered not guilty pleas and were bound over for trial at a July 7 preliminary hearing in Kenosha County Circuit Court. The three men, who waived their preliminary hearings, are set for an Aug. […]

 
 

Charges pending in fatal armed robbery of local man

Charges pending in fatal armed robbery of local man

By Jason Arndt Editor Madison authorities are seeking a murder charge against one of two suspects involved in a June 27 armed robbery at a Culver’s Restaurant on Beltline Highway, Madison, where a 56-year-old Twin Lakes man was killed, according to a press release. Nicholas Ivy, 32, was arrested in […]

 
 

Narcan grant already saving lives

Town of Wheatland the first, county said Courtesy of a recent Wisconsin Department of Health Services grant, Narcan has already been used by two agencies to save the lives of people experiencing an opioid overdose, the Kenosha County Division of Health states in a news release. According to the news […]

 
 

Parade marshals show love for village

Parade marshals show love for village

Messmer shares Anthem voice with Twin Lakes By Jason Arndt Editor After last weekend’s Libertyfest parade, the Village of Twin Lakes and Chicago Cubs have a person in common, Wayne Messmer. Messmer, known for his baritone voice, has shared it with Chicago area sports fans, including the Cubs, through a […]

 
 

PHOTOS: Libertyfest Parade

PHOTOS: Libertyfest Parade

On a sunny Saturday in the Village of Twin Lakes, hundreds of people came together for the annual Libertyfest parade, which brought in regional and some national visitors into the village. With Wayne and Kathleen Messmer serving as the parade grand marshals, elected officials, including Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth, […]

 
 

Person of interest arrested in Janesville for homicide of Twin Lakes man

Person of interest arrested in Janesville for homicide of Twin Lakes man

By Jason Arndt Editor With help from the Janesville Police Department, authorities arrested a person of interest in the fatal armed robbery involving a 56-year-old Twin Lakes man Friday afternoon, a Janesville Police press release reports. “Janesville Police Department officers assisted members of the Madison Police Department in searching for […]

 
 

WHEATLAND WINNER

WHEATLAND WINNER

Mikelle Miles, an incoming Burlington Catholic Central senior, was crowned Miss Wheatland at the Wheatland Volunteer Fire Department Festival on June 23. Miles, who is a member of St. Alphonsus Church in New Munster, is also involved with the Wheatland Willing Workers 4-H club. For the Hilltoppers, Miles serves as […]

 
 

Aquanuts seeking new members

Aquanuts seeking new members

Officials encourage community to come forward By Jason Arndt Editor For the Twin Lakes Aquanuts, the 2017 season marks a year of growth, and the organization is in search of new members to join the squad. The search of new members, including non skiing staff, comes after some members experienced […]

 
 
 
 
 

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