• Year in Review: Our top news stories of 2014
  • Hard work, dedication fuel Wilmot’s Clements
  • Wilmot’s Kothe is male athlete of the year
  • Holiday heroes
  • Teenager killed in New Year’s Eve crash identified

Year in Review: Our top news stories of 2014

By Jennifer Eisenbart Editor The year of 2014 marked several changes in Western Kenosha County. Elections bounced incumbents, a local village sat on the edge of dissolving, and students at Wilmot Union High School made themselves heard. Here’s a look back at the news of 2014, in no particular order: […]

Hard work, dedication fuel Wilmot’s Clements

She’s selected Westosha Report’s female athlete of the year By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent She may have been quite in terms of words and small in stature, but there’s no downplaying how important former Wilmot girls basketball standout Kari Clements was to that program. And even four months into her […]

Wilmot’s Kothe is male athlete of the year

  He emerges as a true leader in football, basketball By Dan Truttschel Sports Correspondent The starting quarterback in football and the point guard in basketball not only have to be strong athletically, but coaches and teammates must be able to trust them. And at Wilmot this past year, those […]

Holiday heroes

Area students shopped with local police and emergency personnel By Anne Trautner Staff Writer When Twin Lakes Police Officer Kevin Saunders called certain students out of their classrooms at Randall and Lakewood schools, the youngsters were nervous. All 24 summoned children were afraid they had done something wrong. When Saunders […]

Teenager killed in New Year’s Eve crash identified

Another passenger is taken by Flight for Life helicopter A two-vehicle collision on New Year’s Eve led to the death of a Burlington High School junior. Samantha Russell, a junior at BHS, was killed in the crash Wednesday afternoon that happened on Highway 50 near 392nd Avenue in Wheatland. Russell […]

 

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