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Authorities arrest 4 in rash of countywide break-ins

Authorities arrest 4 in rash of countywide break-ins

After a diligent investigation conducted by authorities, the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department announced the arrest of four people involved in a slew of break-ins throughout the western end, according to a statement released by the department Thursday. On July 5, investigators executed a search warrant in the 5000 block of […]

 
 

Extreme weather puts the pinch on area strawberry farms

Extreme weather puts the pinch on area strawberry farms

By Jason Arndt Editor High heat followed by short-term heavy rainfall put a pinch at area strawberry farms where producers have reported a challenging season. That season, which ended abruptly last weekend, normally runs from mid-June through July 4. Gary Walvoord, who operates Walvoord Farm Berries in Kansasville, blames the […]

 
 

Volunteers integral part of homeless count

Counts are done twice each year to help address the problem By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Lisa Haen is the associate director at Kenosha Human Development Services, Inc. and monitors the number of homeless people in Kenosha County, both east and west of I-94. A Point in Time, or PIT, as […]

 
 

Dozens of break-ins reported in county

Dozens of break-ins reported in county

Incidents widespread, authorities urge caution By Jason Arndt Editor While authorities investigate a rash of a break-ins in Western Kenosha County, they have urged residents to stay vigilant and report suspicious activity, Capt. Robert Hallisy of the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department said on Thursday. Hallisy said his department has received […]

 
 

Vet says job is never boring

Vet says job is never boring

New therapies, clients keep things fresh By Jason Arndt Editor After more than 30 years in veterinary medicine, Dr. Mary Sue Lux of Westosha Veterinary Hospital in Kenosha County still finds satisfaction in her position, and is always learning new therapies. Lux, who started as an employee of the full-service […]

 
 

Salem Lakes approves Sharing Center purchase of services

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent There were two organizations on the June 11 agenda for purchase of services, the Twin Lakes Senior Center and The Sharing Center. The board tabled the Twin Lakes Senior Center request until next month since the requested application had not been returned. The Sharing Center’s Executive […]

 
 

Spoerleins ready to host Dairy Breakfast

Spoerleins ready to host Dairy Breakfast

If you go… WHAT: Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast WHEN: Saturday June 16 from 6:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. WHERE: Spoerlein Never Rest Farms, 25222 52nd St., Brighton. COST: $6 for adults, free for children. By Jason Arndt Editor The Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast returns for its 37th year, when Spoerlein […]

 
 

Authorities report large number of break-ins in Salem Lakes

Authorities report large number of break-ins in Salem Lakes

Village residents urged to watch for suspicious activity According an alert from the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department, there have been a large number of vehicle and garage break-ins in the Village of Salem Lakes, a release from village clerk Cindi Dulaney states. “The Kenosha County Sheriff’s office has asked that […]

 
 

GRADUATION: Westosha bids farewell to Class of 2018

GRADUATION: Westosha bids farewell to Class of 2018

By Jason Arndt Editor Before hundreds of friends and family, members of the class of 2018 at Westosha Central High School bid farewell to building they called home for four years, including senior speaker Jack Polick. Polick, the class vice president at the school’s 66th consecutive commencement ceremony, recalled roaming […]

 
 

Tennis Association celebrates a decade on June 9

Public welcome to attend By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Western Kenosha County Tennis Association is celebrating a decade on Saturday, June 9, and the public is invited to attend the event, which features a Single Day Showdown United States Tennis Association Level 5 tournament from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. […]