Paddock Lake-Salem

The Sanctuary placed on permanent hold

  By Gail Peckler Dziki Correspondent A 52-acre Planned Unit Development (PUD) appears to be done with the foreclosure and bankruptcy filing by owners of 27 acres of that parcel. The development called The Sanctuary, the collaboration between Matt Nolan and General Properties, ended last November when the 27 acres […]

 
 

Candidates file papers for Town of Salem

                  Town of Salem Clerk Cindi Ernest has released the names of candidates who filed by the 5 p.m. deadline Jan. 3. Seeking election are:                   • For Town Board Supervisor, a one-year term currently held by Ted Kmiec:  Gail Peckler-Dziki, Trevor; incumbent […]

 
 

Town of Salem supervisor filing deadline extended to Friday

Town of Salem residents now have until Friday, Jan. 6, at 5 p.m. to file papers to run for the office of Town Board Supervisor, a two-year term in the upcoming April election. This deadline has been extended as a result of the Notice of Non-Candidacy not being filed by […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

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 […]