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Wheatland to impose new parking restriction

Ordinance relates to commercial vehicles By Jason Arndt Editor The Wheatland Town Board adopted new parking restrictions related to commercial vehicles at its Dec. 11 regular meeting after staff received sporadic complaints throughout the municipality. According to Wheatland Town Chairman William Glembocki, commercial vehicles cropped up in Slades Corners, and […]

 
 

Jury finds robbery suspect guilty

Jury finds robbery suspect guilty

Two co-defendants await trial By Jason Arndt Editor After just one hour of deliberations on Dec. 15, a Kenosha County jury found a 22-year-old man guilty of a June 22 armed robbery in the Village of Twin Lakes, which also involves two other suspects. Julian Barler, guilty of felony armed […]

 
 

Former foster father accused of assault bound over for trial

Former foster father accused of assault bound over for trial

By Jason Arndt Editor Kenosha County Court Commissioner David R. Berman bound a former Twin Lakes foster father accused of repeated sexual assault of a child over for trial at a Nov. 30 preliminary hearing. Gary Reed, 65, scheduled to appear at a Dec. 21 arraignment following the probable cause […]

 
 

Twin Lakes allows Aquanuts to add storage

By Jason Arndt Editor At a Village of Twin Lakes special board meeting Nov. 7, municipal officials agreed on a 4-0 decision to allow the Twin Lakes Aquanuts to construct two storage sheds at Lance Park, where the water ski Show team performs weekly during the summer. The decision comes […]

 
 

Wilmot Mountain opened slopes on ideal weekend

Wilmot Mountain opened slopes on ideal weekend

Ski with Santa Sunday By Jason Arndt Editor On opening weekend of its 80th year, Wilmot Mountain officials reported ideal conditions on the slopes, and forecasts show the weather could keep the snow sticking. The opening enters its second year under new owner Vail Resorts. Wilmot Mountain, which started making […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 
 
 
 

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