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County to host weekend job fair for department openings

An upcoming job fair will highlight career opportunities currently available in various Kenosha County departments and divisions. The events, open to the public, will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, at the Kenosha County Job Center, 8600 Sheridan Road. Attendees may use Entrance D on the […]

 
 

CBK grants available through January 2022

CBK grants available through January 2022

The Kenosha Community Foundation is accepting applications for 2022 awards from its CBK Small Grant program for projects and initiatives in one or more of the following areas: the arts, culture, nature, and the environment through Jan. 18, 2022. Prospective applicants can access the form by visiting the Foundation’s website […]

 
 

STEM Aviation Club starts building another aircraft

STEM Aviation Club starts building another aircraft

Westosha Central High School’s STEM Aviation Program not only offers aviation education to students. The students, who often achieve pilots licenses, also build planes inside a workshop at Westosha Central. Since 2014, when students first began building its initial plane, Westosha Central’s STEM Aviation constructed another aircraft currently housed at […]

 
 

Public Health to begin offering COVID-19 vaccine for children

Public Health to begin offering COVID-19 vaccine for children

Clinics come upon approval by state, federal officials The Wisconsin Department of Health Services announces that children 5-11 years old are now eligible to receive the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine requires two doses 21 days apart for full protection, and is the first and only vaccine currently […]

 
 

Central to present Disney’s “The Little Mermaid”

Central to present Disney’s “The Little Mermaid”

The Westosha Central High School drama program is presenting “Disney’s The Little Mermaid” for its fall musical with performers set to take the stage Nov. 19-21. Musical show dates are 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 19 and Saturday, Nov. 20 as well as 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 21 matinee and will […]

 
 

Wisconsin 4-H inducts Carl and Shirley Daniels into Hall of Fame

Wisconsin 4-H inducts Carl and Shirley Daniels into Hall of Fame

Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development announced the 2021 Hall of Fame Laureates including twelve volunteers, supporters, and staff who have impacted Wisconsin 4-H, like Carl and Shirley Daniels of Kenosha County. According to a news release, Carl and Shirley Daniels, both 4-H volunteers, will be inducted in memoriam of Shirley Daniels. […]

 
 

Kenosha County Food Bank partners with two local organizations

KCFB reaches agreements with Feeding America, Racine County Food Bank The Kenosha County Food Bank has reached partnership agreements with two local organizations, Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin and Racine County Food Bank, as it continues to reach progressive milestones while advancing operations and fostering partnerships, KCFB organizers announced on Friday. […]

 
 

Local youth dominate at State Fair

Union Grove’s Tori Crisp (far right) showcases her prize-winning Grand Champion Steer at the Wisconsin State Fair among friends, family and event officials. Crisp won the title for the second time in five years (Courtesy of We Know Live Stock)

Shoreland Lutheran graduate Crisp becomes two-time Grand Champion By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Tori Crisp once again captured the title of having a Grand Champion Steer at the Wisconsin State Fair in West Allis. With the victory, Crisp sold her prize-winning 1,339-pound crossbred steer she called Snoop for $47,500 to […]

 
 

Central host families sought for exchange students

Central host families sought for exchange students

Westosha Central High School families can host two foreign exchange students starting in the fall. Carrie Schulz, of the Nacel Open Door Student Exchange Programs, said families must have a connection to Westosha Central and chose one or both exchange students looking to attend the school. The first exchange student, […]

 
 

Little changes in county COVID-19 cases

Little changes in county COVID-19 cases

Three west end communities rank lowest in vaccination rates Kenosha County saw a dozen new confirmed COVID-19 cases in a seven-day span, at least according to the state Department of Health Services, which reported the new cases from July 11-18. State health officials, as of July 19, reported 16,060 total […]

 
 
 
 
 

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