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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 […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 
 
 
 

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