Paddock Lake-Salem

Hooker Lake to be treated

The Hooker Lake Management District has announced it will be chemically treating up to 20 acres of Hooker Lake for control of the invasive species Eurasian water-milfoil and curly-leaf pondweed. The treatment is scheduled for May and signs will be posted when the application begins. No swimming or fishing will […]


Silver Lake Blood Drive

The Silver Lake Rescue Squad is holding a blood drive in cooperation with the BloodCenter of Wisconsin, from 2 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 4, at the Silver Lake Community building, 209 E. Lake Street. Call (877) Be-A-HERO or


SLPD Conceal and Carry class begins Saturday

The Silver Lake Police Department will be conducting its second Conceal and Carry class on Saturday, March 17, from 8 a.m. to noon at the Silver Lake Village Hall, 113 S. First Street. The fee for this class is $75, and $60 for residents of the Village of Silver Lake.  […]


St. Al’s Fish Boil is March 23

      St. Alphonsus Church, 6301 344th Avenue, New Munster, is hosting a fish boil from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday March 23 in the Parish Center. All you can eat boiled fish, potatoes, onions, carrots, coleslaw, dessert, milk and coffee. Grilled cheese sandwiches available.       Advanced tickets available in […]


Drop off unwanted medications at the SLPD

The Silver Lake Police Department is participating in a countywide program to dispose of prescription medicines and over the counter medications by hosting a secure locked disposal locker in the Silver Lake Village Hall. Safely dispose of unwanted, and potentially dangerous medications. No needled. Drop off during regular business hours […]


Salem Board mops up before April elections

  By TS Targos – Staff writer In its last meeting before elections on April 3, the Salem Town Board revisited, reviewed and clarified a host of issues considered and decisions made in recent months. The liveliest discussions of the night centered on the board’s decisions to form two new citizens […]


Salem to host Spring Fling March 31

The Town of Salem is hosting a Spring Fling from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 31, at the town hall, 9814 Antioch Road. The event will include a variety of vendors and arts and crafters. Donations of homemade good would be appreciated for the bake sale. Beginning […]


Play bingo March 16

Children and adults are welcome to join in for a night of bingo, food, fun and prizes, from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 16, at the Paddock Lake Village Hall, 6969 236th Avenue. Donations for the Pitter Patter Animal Rescue will be accepted.


Spring craft fair is Saturday

Christ Lutheran’s Spring Craft Faire will be held 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday March 10, at the church, 24929 75th St. (Highway 50) Paddock Lake. There will be 25 vendors; including wood turner, quilters, etched glass, candles, cloth books, holiday items, decorated bears, eggs and pillowcases, and much […]


Jam session set for March 25 in Silver Lake

The Silver Lake Community Growth Organization is hosting a Jam Session from 1 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, March 25, at the Silver Lake American Legion, 307 N. Cogswell Drive. Cost is $5 to attend and food and beverages will be available for purchase. On Sunday, April 8, also from […]


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