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Silver Lake Police Report

Dec. 15 Suspicious activity at 4:18 p.m., a daycare employee called in a complaint of suspicious activity on S. Second Street. A man in a truck stopped two young boys, and they started talking. The older man looked suspicious, and it did not appear the boys knew him. When officers […]

 
 

Silver Lake’s 12th Night celebration is Friday

The Village of Silver Lake will host its annual Twelfth Night celebration on Friday, Jan. 6, beginning at 7 p.m.  at the Silver Lake Fire House, 113 S. First Street, Silver Lake. Anyone having a fresh trees or evergreen boughs, wreaths and swags can deposit them at the clearing across from […]

 
 

Twin Lakes Library renovation chugging forward

Twin Lakes Library renovation chugging forward

    The doors at the Twin Lakes/Randall Community Library closed Sept. 18 and soon after storage pods took up residence in the parking lot, housing thousands of books and related equipment. Although it may not look like much is happening from the outside, patrons will be amazed at the […]

 
 

Local man’s body recovered by search party on Christmas Eve

  “I really believe if we hadn’t found him when we did we never would have found him. I can’t even believe how thick the trees and overgrowth was back there.  – Childhood friend Allen Dunski   By Annette Newcomb Editor The last few days of Roger Baker’s life are a […]

 
 

Trevor-Wilmot PTO to host home party

The Trevor-Wilmot PTO is hosting a home party and craft fair on Saturday, Dec. 10 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Trevor-Wilmot School, 26325 Wilmot Road (Highways C) Trevor. Santa is stopping by at 9 a.m. to noon. Door prizes at 1:30 p.m. Concessions will be available for purchase […]

 
 

Silver Lake tree lighting is Saturday

The Village of Silver Lake will host its tree lighting ceremony at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10 at Schmalfeldt Park, 498 E. Wisconsin Avenue. Silver Lake lights: The Village of Silver Lake is hosting its annual holiday lights and decorations contest. The contest is open to all homes within the […]

 
 

Man attempts to hang himself after domestic altercation

A man who attempted to hang himself after allegedly battering a former girlfriend was saved by Kenosha County Sheriff Deputies, who cut him down and used the Defribulator to resuscitate him. Sgt. Bill Beth of the sheriff’s department said about 5 a.m. Nov. 30, deputies were called to 11322 270th […]

 
 

School, village board positions up for election

Three school board seats and three town board seats will be up for election during the Tuesday, April 3 spring elections. At Westosha Central High School, the terms of Roger Runkel, Cheryl Baysinger and Mary Ellen Pearsall will all expired. At the Town of Salem, the terms of supervisors Dennis […]

 
 

Silver Lake Police Report

Nov. 10 Animal at large at 6:35 p.m., on S. Second Street, a complainant called in an attack on her dog. She was walking her dog when two other dogs ran out of their home and attacked hers. Officers spoke to the attacking dogs’ owner, who assured the police that […]

 
 

Twin Lakes, Randall have terms expiring

The Village of Twin Lakes and Town of Randall have board terms expiring in the spring. In Twin Lakes, the two-year terms of trustees Tom Connolly, Mike Moran and Jeremy Knoll are ending in April. In the Town of Randall, the two-year terms of Robert Gehring and Mike Halvorson are […]

 
 
 
 
 

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