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Earning his sea legs

Earning his sea legs

Wilmot High School graduate Adam Awe serving aboard USS Firebolt Seaman Apprentice Adam Awe, a Twin Lakes native, always wanted to join the military. One year later and half a world away at Naval Support Activity Bahrain, Awe keeps watch aboard the cyclone-class coastal patrol ship USS Firebolt. “It is […]

 
 

Prosecutors to try murder suspects separately

Prosecutors to try murder suspects separately

By Jason Arndt Editor Without objections from their defense attorneys, the four Racine men accused in the homicide of Joseph Riley in the Town of Wheatland last November will be tried separately following a request from Kenosha County prosecutors at a March 27 hearing. The four accused – Anthony L. […]

 
 

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

Local races for village boards, town boards and school boards will dominate Tuesday’s Spring Election with several referenda sprinkled throughout the three-county area. The lone statewide race on the ballot is for Wisconsin Supreme Court to replace Justice Shirley Abrahamson, who is not seeking re-election. The candidates are current appeals […]

 
 

Furry Fundraiser

Furry Fundraiser

Stuffed animals depicting K9 Rex available The Twin Lakes Police Department announced stuffed animals depicting its K9 Rex are available for purchase at the front counter of the department at 920 Lance Drive. The availability, according to a Facebook post, comes after the department received multiple requests for the stuffed […]

 
 

Wilmot decathletes 6-peat in state competition

Wilmot decathletes 6-peat in state competition

By Jason Arndt Editor The Wilmot Union High School academic decathlon team returned from state competition in Wisconsin Dells with plenty of hardware in early March, including a sixth consecutive championship, which qualifies the squad for national competition. According to coach Don Serkowski, the team of nine decathletes brought home […]

 
 

Wheatland’s Hartley wins Kohl Fellowship

Wheatland’s Hartley wins Kohl Fellowship

By Jason Arndt Editor The Herb Kohl Educational Foundation Teacher Fellowship has been awarded to a teacher for three consecutive years at Wheatland Center School, with Rachel Hartley as the latest recipient of the honor. She was just one of 100 educators throughout the state to receive recognition in 2019, […]

 
 

Flood warning continues, sandbags available to residents

Flood warning continues, sandbags available to residents

According to National Weather Service projections, the Fox River in New Munster could rise to 14.5 feet by Saturday, which will produce major flooding in the area. With flood stage at 11 feet, and current projections, the National Weather Service is continuing a flood warning. Meanwhile, Kenosha County authorities are […]

 
 

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

The Wilmot Union High School academic decathlon team returned from state competition in Wisconsin Dells with plenty of hardware, including a sixth consecutive championship, which qualifies the squad for national competition. According to coach Don Serkowski, the team of nine decathletes brought home a collective 32 medals, better than the […]

 
 

Twin Lakes police captain facing drug charges resigns amid internal investigation

Twin Lakes police captain facing drug charges resigns amid internal investigation

Linn due in Kenosha County Court Thursday afternoon By Jason Arndt Editor Dennis Linn, charged with three felonies, has voluntarily resigned from the Twin Lakes Police Department amid an internal investigation on allegations he illegally took prescription medication from the department. Linn, the now former police captain, tendered in his […]

 
 

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

Whenever anyone attends a high school sporting event, the school’s athletic trainer often sits at the end of the bench, but the healthcare profession does more to keep student-athletes healthy and even offers assistance with continuing care. The Report profiled the athletic trainers at both Westosha Central and Wilmot Union […]

 
 
 
 
 

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