Paddock Lake-Salem

Village clerk ready to retire

Village clerk ready to retire

Her deputy will step into the role By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent For the past 16 years, when Paddock Lake residents came into the municipal office, they more than likely received service from with Emily Uhlenhake. On Dec. 1, Uhlenhake will retire, leaving current deputy Clerk-Treasurer Michelle Shramek at the office […]

 
 

Group pays for walleye stocking

Group pays for walleye stocking

Game fish added to Paddock Lake recently By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent On the morning of Nov. 14, more than 1,000 walleye were stocked in Paddock Lake. The grassroots effort to stock the fish began at the 2017 Paddock Lake Hooker Lake Association meeting. “We realized that this project would take […]

 
 

UPDATE: Authorities arrest last two murder suspects

Multiple ambulances responded to the Town of Wheatland Thursday night after a shooting (Mike Ramczyk/The Report).

Investigators with the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department believe they may have arrested the last two suspects involved in the homicide of a Town of Wheatland man on Sunday. The arrest of Augustine Jesus Sanchez, 20, and Anthony Lee Harris II, 23, both of Racine, comes less than 48 hours after […]

 
 

Love for Leah benefit draws hundreds

Love for Leah benefit draws hundreds

Local girl, 5, still has long road to recovery By Jason Arndt Editor At a packed Parkway Chateau in Kenosha on Saturday, where hundreds attended the Love for Leah benefit, guest of honor Leah Dinchak did what any 5-year-old does. Dinchak, of Trevor, was seen smiling, tugging at her father […]

 
 

UPDATE: Shooting in Wheatland leaves one dead, another injured

Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth addresses reporters at a Friday news conference about a homicide in Wheatland (Jason Arndt/The Report).

Suspects, both of Racine, arrested at nearby restaurant By Jason Arndt Editor A home invasion in the Town of Wheatland turned deadly Thursday, when two suspects broke through a front door, and opened fire at the four residents inside. One of the four residents returned fire, which left the two […]

 
 

One dead in Wheatland/Paddock Lake quadruple shooting

One dead in Wheatland/Paddock Lake quadruple shooting

A shooting in the Town of Wheatland Thursday night left one person dead and three others injured, according to the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department, which indicated the shooting is still an on ongoing investigation. The quadruple shooting initially started at a residence in the 31500 block of 71st Street, where […]

 
 

Central to premiere ‘Once Upon Mattress’

Central to premiere ‘Once Upon Mattress’

Show opens Friday and runs through weekend By Jason Arndt Editor Senior Kaitlyn Shaffer of Westosha Central High School never played an upbeat character until this year’s musical production of “Once Upon a Mattress.” “Once Upon a Mattress” is a comedy first produced in 1959 and based on the book […]

 
 

County authorities will not recommend charges on pilot

County authorities will not recommend charges on pilot

Illinois man left damaged seaplane on Camp Lake By Jason Arndt Editor While federal and state authorities continue their investigation into a damaged seaplane found in Camp Lake, the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department will not recommend criminal charges against the Illinois pilot who left it there, according to Sgt. Mark […]

 
 

A matter of faith

A matter of faith

Teacher plans to donate kidney to friend By Jason Arndt Editor A casual friendship has turned into a life-saving adventure for two area women. The adventure started last year, when Kathy Mullen, of Salem Lakes, was diagnosed with kidney failure and placed on a transplant list for a deceased donor. […]

 
 

Westosha Central deals with shooting threat

Westosha Central deals with shooting threat

Officials say it’s not credible, but classes are dismissed at 9:30 a.m. due to disruptive nature of incident The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a shooting threat at Westosha Central High School, Paddock Lake, that was posted on social media late Thursday. Classes began as usual this morning, but […]