Twin Lakes

Vacation Bible School starts Aug. 6

Messiah Lutheran Church, The event will be Monday, Aug. 6 to 10 from 9 a.m. to noon. Cost is $10 per child or $25 per family. For more information call the church office at (262) 877-2728 or email Diane Schroeder at


Support The Market

Don’t forget the Twin Lakes Chamber of Commerce Market will be open 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, July 20, at the corner of Lake Avenue and east Main Street, Twin Lakes.       The market focuses on locally grown and produced agriculture and food products such as flowers, meat, produce baked […]


Twin Lakes Blood Drive is July 31

The Twin Lakes American Auxiliary Unit No. 544 is holding a blood drive from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 31, at the American Legion Post 544, 989 Legion Drive, Twin Lakes. Appointments are encouraged however, walk-ins are welcome. Bring a photo ID. Refreshments will be served. Call JoAnn Maiter […]


Get ‘Tangled’ tonight!

At dusk tonight, Friday, July 20, “Tangled” will be shown at Lance Park, 57 Lance Drive, Twin  Lakes, in the outdoor amphitheater. Bring a blanket or chair for this free, family-friendly movie.


Twin Lakes senior housing set to move forward

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Twin Lakes Village Board unanimously approved several agenda items and gave the Bear Development senior housing project the green light at the July 16 regular board meeting. The board approved the project as a 24-unit multi-family-senior housing use within the commercial zoning district including the […]


Quiet night for deputies on day one of Country Thunder

With country duo Big and Rich closing out the first night of Country Thunder in Twin Lakes, the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department is reporting very few problems. On July 18, one citation for obstructing an officer and two citations were issued for underage alcohol. Sgt. Bill Beth noted, there was […]


No campfires at Country Thunder unless we get a downpour

Town of Randall officials and the fire department are enforcing a total campfire/cooking fire ban at the Country Thunder campgrounds this week, unless a heavy down pour changes current tinder-like conditions. Town of Randall President Bob Stoll said there will be patrols going through the campground enforcing this rule. If […]


Country Thunder hits Twin Lakes next week

Has your foot been tapping uncontrollably lately? Do you find yourself suddenly perusing the ad section of the paper that lists the pick ups for sale? Do you find yourself driving past the Country Thunder grounds, even though its empty and there is a hay crop where the camp ground […]


Seeking Kenosha County’s Fairest of the Fair

There’s only a few week left to submit an application for the 2012 Kenosha County Fairest of the Fair. The 2012 Kenosha County Fairest of the Fair contest is open to all single residents of the city or county of Kenosha, who have been a resident for at least one […]


Sentry evacuated after homemade bomb is detonated

At 6:30 p.m. July 5 Twin Lakes police were dispatched to Sentry Food Store, 600 North Lake Avenue, for a vandalism complaint. Upon arrival, the officers discovered that a 13-year-old from McHenry, had detonated a homemade chemical device while inside of the Sentry Food Store, causing an undetermined amount of […]


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