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HOMECOMING: Daniels, Orszula crowned at Wilmot

HOMECOMING: Daniels, Orszula crowned at Wilmot

Before Wilmot Union High School faced visiting Burlington Friday, the school crowned the 2016 Homecoming King and Queen at a loud and energetic assembly in the Field House. Seniors Lauren Daniels and Ryley Orszula received the honor from last year’s King, Matt Strother. In addition to Daniels and Orszula, other […]

 
 

Twin Lakes woman accused in overdose death of Salem man

Twin Lakes woman accused in overdose death of Salem man

Cooper, 30, posted bond By Jason Arndt Staff Writer A 30-year-old Twin Lakes woman was charged in relation to a July 18 heroin overdose death of a Town of Salem man, according to a Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department news release. Elizabeth Cooper, who posted a $5,000 cash bond at her […]

 
 

Riverview latest to add new security system

Software program designed to keep sex offenders out By Jason Arndt Staff Writer More than three weeks after Wilmot Union High School enacted a new visitor management system designed to keep registered sex offenders off campus grounds, another area school plans to implement the program. On Monday, the Riverview School […]

 
 

Authorities report vehicle entries in Powers Lake

Authorities report vehicle entries in Powers Lake

Department urges residents to lock vehicles For residents in the Nippersink and Powers Lake area in Kenosha County, the Sheriff’s Department has strongly suggested they keep their vehicles locked, after they received six reported vehicle entries the last few days. According to the Sheriff’s Department Facebook Page, items taken include […]

 
 

Early absentee voting in clerks’ offices expanded

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent When U.S. District Judge James D. Peterson of the state’s Western District struck down parts of Wisconsin’s 2011 voter ID law, among other election laws in July, municipalities expanded office hours for voters to cast absentee ballots. As of last week, anyone who wishes to vote […]

 
 

Village opts for new garbage collection service

Approval comes after series of complaints from current provider By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Village residents should expect to see new refuse and recycling carts lined up along Twin Lakes streets at the start of 2017, after the board voted to discontinue services with Advanced Disposal at Monday’s regular meeting, […]

 
 

Westosha Central seeking sponsors for heroin forum

Previous forums successful, organizers said. By Jason Arndt Staff Writer As trends grow nationally and regionally, Westosha Central High School is hosting a community forum on heroin use within the community, where organizers hope to attract sponsors to help offset costs associated with bringing in guest speakers. According to school […]

 
 

Area Oktoberfest Events

Area Oktoberfest Events

Silver Lake event to help keep lake clear The Silver Lake Protection Association has invited the public to attend an October Fest event held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24 at the Silver Lake Marina, 28836 Silver Lake Road, Salem. In addition to a silent auction and raffle prizes, several […]

 
 

Wilmot School Notes

Wilmot School Notes

Hall of Fame candidates wanted Wilmot Union High School is currently seeking applicants for its 2018 Hall of Fame. In order to be eligible for this honor, candidates must have graduated from Wilmot Union High School in 2008 or earlier. Candidates meeting this sole criteria will then be judged based […]

 
 

Take a hike at Bong Recreation

The Bong Naturalist Association will have its 17th annual Wolf Lake Trail Run at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 25, at Richard Bong State Recreation Area, 26313 Burlington Road, Kansasville. The event offers a one-mile hike, a 3.6-mile hike or run, and a 6.8-mile run. The Bong Naturalist Association Volunteers, […]

 
 
 
 
 

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