Paddock Lake-Salem

Silver Lake approves Salem emergency contract 6-1

By Gail Peckler-Dziki~Correspondent The Village Board of Silver Lake approved a contract with the Town of Salem EMS Paramedic service in a vote of six to one at a committee of the whole meeting held March 19. Former Silver Lake Rescue Squad president Dan Gerber stepped down and vice president […]


Zumbathon benefiting the JDRF set for CHS

  On Friday, April 26, come for an evening of fun with Zumba Fitness, raffles and fun all while helping a great cause. The event starts at 7 p.m. and goes until 9 p.m. Participants can purchase tickets in advance (until 4/19) for $15 per person, or at the door […]


Paddock Lake Area Lions Club to host annual flower show

The Paddock Lake Area Lions Club is again selling flowers. A dozen roses all one color, or a dozen roses in a rainbow of colors, or a bouquet of mixed flowers can be purchased for just $17 each. The flowers will be delivered on Wednesday, April 24, to anywhere in […]


Communities consider shared emergency services study

By Gail Peckler-Dziki~Correspondent Representatives from seven communities west of I-94 and one hospital gathered at the Bristol Village Hall on March 18 to hear a presentation by representatives from the International City/County Managers Association (ICMA) discuss a possible study regarding emergency services. Representatives from the towns of Salem, Wheatland, Paris, […]


Paddock Lake board divided on sewer cleanup claims

By Gail Peckler-Dziki~Correspondent The Paddock Lake Village Board heard three claims for sewer clean up that followed a Jan. 29 sewer main back up. Ron and Cynthia Dunham, Savannah Hansen and Steve and Judy Ellis all made claims for clean up and some damaged goods replacement to the village administrator, […]


Community Library programs for kids/teens for March, April and May

                  • Alphabet Themed Story Time: Letter P. Tuesday, March 19, 24615 89th Street, Salem. Ages: 2 to 5. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Registration required. Registration opens March 5. Call (262) 843-3348.                   Thursday, March 21, 110 S. Lake Avenue, Twin Lakes. Ages: 2 to 5. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. […]


Summer school returns to Salem!

“We want to spread the word…we are back, we are back on track!” Salem School District Superintendent  Dr. David Milz   By Annette Newcomb~Editor Usually the thought of summer school brings on moans and groans from those sentenced to spend hot summer days toiling over textbooks. But this year there […]


Salem School to host open house for 4K families

Salem School is hosting an open house to all 4K families that will be coming for next year, or would like to view the 4K program. The open house will be held Wednesday, March 27 from 5 to 6 p.m. The 4K program is on the east side of the […]


Salem declares snow emergency

Salem declares snow emergency

Due to impending inclement weather forecasts, the Town of Salem has declared a “Snow Removal Emergency” for a 48 hour period beginning at 5:00 am on Tuesday, March 5, 2013 and ending at 5:00 am on Thursday, March 7,2013.  For more information regarding Ch. 470-7 of the Town Code for Snow Removal […]


United Methodist Annual Smorgasbord and Silent Auction

Feeling hungry? On Sunday, March 10, come to the Annual Smorgasbord and Silent Auction at Salem United Methodist Church, 25130 85th Street in Salem, from noon to 5 p.m. The menu includes: chicken roast beef, Swedish meatballs, homemade mac and cheese, mashed potatoes, veggies, loads of salads, dessert and drink. […]


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