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Paddock Lake realtor moves to new digs

Paddock Lake realtor moves to new digs

By Jason Arndt Editor Seeking growth along with an opportunity to expand, two local realtors decided to join forces last week, when Realty Executives Unity opened an office in the Village of Union Grove. Realty Executives Unity is an international company which has been in business for more than 50 […]

 
 

Fire damages three school buses

Fire damages three school buses

By Jason Arndt Editor Although fire damaged three Dousman Transport buses on Monday, authorities reported no injuries, and school officials said their students arrived to school without issues. Dousman Transport Co., Inc., which contracts with seven area school districts, notified Salem Lakes Fire and Rescue of a parked school bus […]

 
 

Sharing Center serves as community asset

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Executive Director Sharon Pomaville of The Sharing Center recently participated in Poverty Matters, a statewide conference held at Stevens Point from Sept. 12 through 14. Community action agencies, like the Sharing Center, met to share new ideas and brainstorm problem-solving techniques. Before the conference, Pomaville served […]

 
 

Salem Lakes burn ban lifted

Salem Lakes burn ban lifted

Courtesy of recent rainfall, the Salem Lakes Fire Department lifted its open burning ban for all areas the agency serves, according to a release issued by Fire Chief Mike Slover. “The burn ban for the coverage areas of Salem Lakes Fire and Rescue has been lifted effective immediately on October […]

 
 

Salem Grade lowers mill rate

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Seven Salem Grade school district residents, five of whom were school board members, approved the 2017-2018 levy of $6,342,635 at the Oct. 2 annual meeting. The project mill rate for 2017-18 is $7.72 per $1,000 of assessed property value, one cent less than last year, according […]

 
 

Bristol school levy to increase, tax rate down

By Jason Arndt Editor Although Bristol School District electors approved a higher tax levy to support rising expenses, taxpayers project to see tax rate decrease for the 2017-18, citing an increase in district property values. The tax levy, approved at the Sept. 18 annual meeting, is projected to jump from […]

 
 

Burn ban imposed for all of Salem Lakes, outlying areas, until further notice

Burn ban imposed for all of Salem Lakes, outlying areas, until further notice

Ban includes Paddock Lake, Brighton Effective immediately, the Village of Salem Lakes has imposed a burn ban on open burning for all areas, according to a memorandum released by Fire Chief Mike Slover to area officials. Slover, who cited drought conditions, decided following discussions with other fire departments. “Following discussions […]

 
 

EpicPromise delivered

EpicPromise delivered

Wilmot Mountain digs in at Fox River Park By Jason Arndt Editor Vail Resorts had an EpicPromise, and the company delivered at Fox River Park Sept. 16, when more than 100 Wilmot Mountain employees and their families dug in to improve the Kenosha County Park. EpicPromise Week, a company-wide volunteer […]

 
 

Wiseman crowned state pageant champion

Wiseman crowned state pageant champion

Wilmot graduate a ‘Cover Girl’ By Jason Arndt Editor When she was crowned, the feeling stunned Trevor’s Alexandria Wiseman, who captured the 2017 National American Miss Teen Cover Girl title last month. Wiseman, a 2017 Wilmot Union High School graduate, received the crown after three days of competition at the […]

 
 

Salem Lakes man accused of hit and run posts bond

Salem Lakes man accused of hit and run posts bond

A 39-year-old Salem Lakes man accused of striking and killing a bicyclist in Trevor Sunday was released on cash bond, according to online court records, which was set at $15,000 following his initial appearance Tuesday in Kenosha County Intake Court. Ryan S. Peterson, allegedly intoxicated when the crash happened at […]

 
 
 
 
 

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