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Two charged with shooting recklessly in Twin Lakes

Two charged with shooting recklessly in Twin Lakes

By Jason Arndt Editor Two men accused of recklessly firing a shotgun and defying Twin Lakes police orders made their initial appearance Thursday in Kenosha County Intake Court, where each of them received two felony charges, according to online court records. Aaron Turner, 20, Twin Lakes and Steven R. Mayer, […]

 
 

Knapp crowned Kenosha County’s Fairest of the Fair

Knapp crowned Kenosha County’s Fairest of the Fair

By Jason Arndt Editor With hundreds in attendance Wednesday night, Michelle Knapp received the honor of representing the Kenosha County Fair after getting crowned as this year’s Fairest of Fair. The 21-year-old Knapp, of Pleasant Prairie, looks forward to showcasing the highlights of the fair locally and statewide. “I love […]

 
 

Stage Stop reportedly shuttered

Stage Stop reportedly shuttered

Second closure in about a year By Jason Arndt Editor About seven months after Wilmot Stage Stop reopened its doors, the business is shutting down again, according to a Facebook statement issued Friday morning. The closure, effective immediately, comes after 169 years within the same family. “It is with bittersweet […]

 
 

County officials issue warning after 10 overdose deaths

By Jason Arndt Editor A spike in overdose deaths from opioids in the last month has Kenosha County officials sounding the alarm. Since last month, the Kenosha County Medical Examiner’s Office and the Kenosha Division of Health report 10 suspected overdoses, which are awaiting confirmation from toxicology results, a news […]

 
 

Aquanuts place third in state

Aquanuts place third in state

Trio of performers garner accolades By Jason Arndt Editor Entering the 51st annual Wisconsin State Water Ski Show Championships, all Ethan Shulda wanted to do was to have fun for Aquanut Water Ski Show team, which finished third in Division 1 on July 23 in Wisconsin Rapids. Shulda’s fun, combined […]

 
 

Twin Lakes to hold K9 golf fundraiser, sponsors needed

Twin Lakes to hold K9 golf fundraiser, sponsors needed

Police set outing for Aug. 23 To raise funds for its future K9 unit, the Twin Lakes Police Department has slated an Aug. 23 golf fundraiser at Hawk’s View Golf Club in Lake Geneva, according to a village release. The Aug. 23 event, which is in a scramble format, has […]

 
 

National Night Out is Aug. 1

National Night Out is Aug. 1

The Twin Lakes Police Department has invited the public to attend its annual National Night Out event held Aug. 1 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at St. John’s Church, 701 N. Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. National Night Out is organized by local police and fire department across the United […]

 
 

Wilmot football, cheer contribute to the cause

Wilmot football, cheer contribute to the cause

By Jason Arndt Editor When the Wilmot Union High School football team finished camp on Friday, the first item on its agenda for Saturday was to join forces with other community volunteers to clean up a flood-ravaged Silver Lake area, according to first-year coach Keiya Square. Square, who received a […]

 
 

Genoa City PD seeks information on Country Thunder hit-and-run

Genoa City PD seeks information on Country Thunder hit-and-run

Genoa City police is looking for information related to a July 22 hit-and-run, which left one of two pedestrians with severe head injuries, according to a department Facebook post. According to the post, police believe the driver and possible passengers from the vehicle attended Country Thunder on July 21, it […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 
 
 
 

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