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Serritella garners grand champion equestrian award

Serritella garners grand champion equestrian award

Bristol resident excels at state level By Jason Arndt Editor Shelby Serritella is not only a Westosha Central High School honor student, varsity volleyball player and a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Pleasant Prairie, she is also an equestrian state grand champion in the western pleasure competition. Shelby, […]

 
 

Trevor man killed in hit and run

Trevor man killed in hit and run

Authorities arrest man, 39, in connection with crash A bicyclist from Trevor was killed and a Salem Lakes man is facing hit-and-run charges following a crash in Salem Lakes Sunday night. Jackie Hutcheson, 29, of Trevor, died at the scene after his bicycle was hit by a car on Highway […]

 
 

Dress closet continues to give back

Dress closet continues to give back

Homecoming prep already underway By Jason Arndt Editor Homecoming is less than a month away, and for some students making preparations for the annual event, costs could be an obstacle. To clear the obstacle, two area mothers and their daughters have established a mission to make homecoming easier to plan […]

 
 

Oktoberfest brings packed crowds

Oktoberfest brings packed crowds

Organizers impressed with Saturday’s attendance By Jason Arndt Editor Some adults hoisted beer steins, others savored German-inspired food, and couples danced to tune of Brew Haus Polka Kings at Old Settlers Park Saturday in Paddock Lake. The German-inspired festivities marked the seventh annual Old Settlers Oktoberfest, which brought additional meaning […]

 
 

Highway 45 construction more than half complete

Highway 45 construction more than half complete

Officials still advise patience By Jason Arndt Editor Since March, when the state Department of Transportation started reconstructing and resurfacing Highway 45 in the Village of Bristol, orange barrels and construction barriers have been an ongoing issue for motorists traveling through the area. The hindrance, according to the state Department […]

 
 

Man, 26, dies in town of Paris crash

Man,  26, dies in town of Paris crash

A 26-year-old man is dead following a Saturday morning crash in the Town of Paris, investigators with the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department said, adding the identity has not been revealed pending notification of family. The crash, according to preliminary reports, happened in the 18500 block of Highway 142 before 6:30 […]

 
 

Multi-county flood recovery group formed

Multi-county flood recovery group formed

Volunteers sought By Jason Arndt Editor A new collaborative endeavor among Racine, Kenosha and Walworth counties is intended to meet the ongoing needs of those affected by historic July flooding. The newly formed group, now known as the Southeast Wisconsin Disaster Recovery Committee, also developed a mission statement at its […]

 
 

Hazy skies, smoke coming from Canadian wildfires

Hazy skies, smoke coming from Canadian wildfires

A Canadian wildfire and recent cold front brought smoke into Southeast Wisconsin, the National Weather Service said, adding hazy skies are present in the atmosphere. The hazy skies and smell of smoke sparked the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department to send an alert through its Facebook page Thursday afternoon. “Upper atmosphere […]

 
 

Two charged with reckless shooting in Trevor

Two charged with reckless shooting in Trevor

By Jason Arndt Editor What started as a night of pool between a 30-year-old Trevor woman and her friend turned into drunken gunfire in a basement of a home on Aug. 23. Both Katie L. Collins, 30, and 30-year-old Michael L. Laffey, of Lindenhurst, Ill. each face charges of first-degree […]

 
 

FBI reward offered in triple shooting at drag strip

FBI reward offered in triple shooting at drag strip

Victims shot in point-blank range By Jason Arndt Editor Since the Aug. 13 triple fatal shooting of three Illinois men at the Great Lakes Dragaway, there has been minimal leads, and now federal authorities have stepped in to offer a $25,000 reward. According to a flyer released by the Kenosha […]

 
 
 
 
 

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