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NASA experience amazes Adams

NASA experience amazes Adams

Trevor-Wilmot science teacher completes mission By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Ashley Adams had an invigorating experience as one of the newest members of the National Aeronautic Space Administration’s Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors Program. Adams, a middle school science teacher at Trevor-Wilmot Consolidated School, was just one of nearly two-dozen national educators […]

 
 

UPDATE: Obregon takes stunning plea

UPDATE: Obregon takes stunning plea

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer A day after Andrew Obregon made a brief appearance in Kenosha County Circuit Court, where he expected to face 28 felony charges in a jury trial next week, the 33-year-old took a plea bargain Friday. Obregon, who eluded authorities for 22 days in 2015 after […]

 
 

BREAKING: Obregon pleads guilty

BREAKING: Obregon pleads guilty

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer According to a Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department news release, Andrew Obregon has pleaded guilty to charges related to a 22-day crime spree in late October 2015, when he allegedly killed 37-year-old Tywon Anderson of Kenosha and left his remains in a Town of Paris cornfield. […]

 
 

Inductees long on accolades

Inductees long on accolades

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer As all inductees expressed gratitude for enshrinement into the Westosha Central Athletic Hall of Fame, they also agreed the accomplishments would not have been possible without their teams. “You don’t get this award by yourself, I was lucky enough to play two sports that involved […]

 
 

Salem district to hold operational referendum

Officials don’t expect approval to raise tax rate By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Salem Grade School District will seek approval from voters to exceed state revenue limits for a period of three years in the April 4 election. According to Salem Town Clerk Cindi Dulaney, the municipality received the referendum […]

 
 

Salem Lakes transition committee meets

Group will pave way for pending merger By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Village of Salem Lakes Transition Committee met for the first time on Jan. 23, when members elected current Town of Salem Chairwoman Diann Tesar as the leader of the transition team. While Silver Lake Village President Bruce Nopenz […]

 
 

Westosha Central inducts first Athletic Hall of Fame class

Westosha Central inducts first Athletic Hall of Fame class

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Westosha Central High School welcomed its inaugural Athletic Hall of Fame class in a ceremony held Saturday at Strawberry Creek in Kenosha. The ceremony, which introduced eight new members, comes after more than a year of coordination between school administrators and Margie Blair, a 1984 […]

 
 

Central alum receives wrestling honor

Central alum receives wrestling honor

Bird second name enshrined on Wall of Honor By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Three decades after graduating from Westosha Central High School, where he produced an illustrious wrestling career, Kevin Bird was enshrined as the newest member of the program’s Wall of Honor. Bird, who now lives in Burlington, was […]

 
 

Hands together at Riverview

Hands together at Riverview

Students bolster community at recent event Students at Riverview School in Silver Lake came together to bolster connections among one another at a community building day held Dec. 22, when students from different grade levels collaborated on projects, according to a school release. The community building day, developed by the […]

 
 

Silver Lake appoints police and fire commission

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Silver Lake Village Board approved appointments to the Police and Fire Commission made by Village President Bruce Nopenz at its Jan. 4 meeting. The five-member committee has two from the Town of Salem area, and was tabled from the previous meeting, when there was a […]

 
 
 
 
 

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