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Community Foundation awards grants to Sharing Center

The Sharing Center of Trevor was one of 29 organizations in Kenosha County to receive a grant from the Kenosha Community Foundation, according to an issued press release. Kenosha Community Foundation, which has five endowments funds, awarded nearly $90,000 this year, the release said. Of the 29 grants, 19 were […]

 
 

Central board shoulders cost of breakfast program

Central board shoulders cost of breakfast program

  By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Despite operating at a loss, the Westosha Central High School District has opted to continue its breakfast program for next school year, with officials noting it is imperative to serve all student needs. The breakfast program, which falls under the lunch budget, is estimated […]

 
 

Former school bookkeeper charged

Anderson accused of stealing funds from Salem, Wheatland schools By Jason Arndt Staff Writer A former school bookkeeper was charged June 13 in connection with two alleged embezzling schemes in Kenosha County Circuit Court and is scheduled to make her initial appearance June 28. Mary Anderson, 55, faces two felony […]

 
 

Washing cars to raise Falcon spirit

Washing cars to raise Falcon spirit

Westosha Central cheerleading squad held fundraiser June 12. Westosha Central High School’s Cheerleading squad held a car wash fundraiser at the school June 12, in an effort to boost its chances on the national spotlight. The school, which won last year’s Wisconsin Association of Cheer/Pom Coaches state meet, captured a […]

 
 

Dairy Breakfast drew people in regionally, statewide

Dairy Breakfast drew people in regionally, statewide

Saturday’s attendance thrilled organizer By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Based on Saturday’s attendance at the annual Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast, Rachael Crane of Crane Dairy LLC was more than thrilled, noting the event exceeded her expectations. Crane Dairy LLC, a third generation farm that opened in 1948, houses more than […]

 
 

WestoshaMarket comes to the fairgrounds

Farmers market will open at new spot on July 6 By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Last year was the inaugural year for WestoshaMarket at AquaTerra Farms on Highway 50 in Bristol. Now, WestoshaMarket is moving farther west to the Kenosha County Fairgrounds in Wilmot. Kenosha County Fairgrounds is at 30820 111th […]

 
 

Metal grinder caused blaze at Salem commercial unit

Metal grinder caused blaze at Salem commercial unit

Two-dozen departments responded to fire By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Sparks caused a five-alarm blaze and destruction of commercial unit at Salem Business Center last week, according to fire officials. The fire, ruled accidental, started before 3 p.m. June 8 when a transmission shop worker grinding metal discovered shavings ignited […]

 
 

Kenosha Community Foundation awards four scholarships to area students

Kenosha Community Foundation awards four scholarships to area students

Four Kenosha County students, including two from Wilmot Union High School for the first time, were awarded Kenosha Community Foundation scholarships, in an announcement made by the Board of Directors. The Herman and Virginia Gundlach scholarship valued at $3,000 was awarded to eight total students of the 19 that applied, […]

 
 

Fatality confirmed in Bristol head-on collision

Fatality confirmed in Bristol head-on collision

UPDATE: Kenosha County authorities identified the 38-year-old Salem woman killed in a head on collision Wednesday as Robin Jones, formerly of Round Lake, Illinois, according to a Sheriff’s Department press release. Jones, pronounced dead at the scene in the 20900 block of Highway C in Bristol, had been driving westbound […]

 
 

HONOR ROLL: Westosha Central High School

HONOR ROLL: Westosha Central High School

  The following students were named to the second semester honor roll at Westosha Central High School. STRAIGHT A’s (4.0) Freshmen: Kiley Anderson, Andrew Billman, Tommasina Capelli, Anna Delisi, Heidi Dittmer, Ashlyn Friedrichs, Maria Grenyo, Kennedy Muff, Riley Noonan, Joyce Riphagen, Adam Simmons, Emily Springer, Marie Tyree, Elizabeth VanKammen, Eden […]

 
 
 
 
 

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