Twin Lakes

Local man’s body recovered by search party on Christmas Eve

  “I really believe if we hadn’t found him when we did we never would have found him. I can’t even believe how thick the trees and overgrowth was back there.  – Childhood friend Allen Dunski   By Annette Newcomb Editor The last few days of Roger Baker’s life are a […]


Festival of Lights continues

LaSallete Shrine continues its Festival of Lights Sunday, Jan. 1. Thousands of miniature lights are turned on from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. weekends only. LaSalette is located on Highway KD outside Twin Lakes. Call (262) 877-3373, ext. 151 or log on to    


Hometown girl named new Randall treasurer

Hometown girl named new Randall treasurer

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Valarie Lass has deep roots in Randall. She is a life- long Randall resident, former business owner, Randall School Board member, substitute teacher in area schools, and treasurer for Boy Scout Troop 380. She is also married to husband George and mother to two children ages […]


Lakewood Extravaganza is Saturday

                  On Saturday, Dec. 10 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Lakewood school, 1218 Wilmot Avenue, will be hosting an event to raise money for their classrooms.                   Some of the things included at this event are: crafts, face painting, pictures with Santa, […]


Breakfast with Santa at Randall Fire Dept.

On Sunday Dec. 11, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Santa will return to the Randall Fire Station located at highways F and KD (336th Ave) for a pancake breakfast. Breakfast is free to all. The RFD will be conducting a food drive at this time. Helps others during the […]


Santa coming to Randall Fire Department

Santa Claus will arrive at the Randall Fire Department, highways F and KD, at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 10. Santa will continue his tradition of visiting all the town neighborhoods riding on a Randall Fire Depttruck. Santa will be stopping along the way; so all good boys and girls can […]


Fire destroys mobile home; family loses everything

By Annette Newcomb Editor Wheatland Fire Department arrived on the scene of a mobile home fire at 5:45 p.m. Dec. 2, only to find the structure fully engulfed in flames. There were no injuries reported at 3220 45th Street, No. 17, Burlington, and no one was home at the time […]


Twin Lakes Police Report

Nov. 12 Suspicious person at 4:56 a.m., on Holy Hill Road, a party called to tell police there was a male subject looking into vehicles and appearing to be intoxicated. When police responded, the male subject said he lost his apartment keys and was trying to find them. Officers gave […]


Twin Lakes, Randall have terms expiring

The Village of Twin Lakes and Town of Randall have board terms expiring in the spring. In Twin Lakes, the two-year terms of trustees Tom Connolly, Mike Moran and Jeremy Knoll are ending in April. In the Town of Randall, the two-year terms of Robert Gehring and Mike Halvorson are […]


Mills to start grant process for 2012

By Annette Newcomb Editor The concept for a 24-unit senior housing development proposed low-income senior facility in downtown Twin Lakes is scheduled for discussion during the next Plan Commission meeting, set 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, in village hall. Twin Lakes Village Administrator Dave Cox said Monday night that developer […]