Twin Lakes

Wheatland school referendum passes

Wheatland school referendum passes

By Anne Trautner Staff Writer Voters approved a referendum Tuesday to authorize the Wheatland Joint 1 School District to exceed the state revenue limit by $625,000 each year for four years, starting in 2014-15. By 8:09 p.m. Tuesday, all the...

 

Westosha, Wilmot celebrate homecoming back to back

Westosha Central High School and Wilmot Union High School will celebrate their school’s Homecoming on back-to-back weekends starting Friday. Westosha Central hosts Waterford this evening at 7 p.m., while Wilmot will play Burlington at 7 p.m....

 

County offers help for treating substance abuse

Forum set for Wednesday in Twin Lakes By Anne Trautner Staff Writer Many people think that drug abuse treatment involves going away to a special facility for 30 days or longer. “That doesn’t provide the best results. With that, you are actually...

 

Wilmot student a semifinalist for National Merit scholarship

Rebecca J. Boyle, of Wilmot Union High School, has been named a Semifinalist in the 60th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. She is one of 16,000 academically talented high school seniors who now have an opportunity to continue in the...

 

Bomb squad blasts open empty box

By Patricia Bogumil Staff Writer Maybe someone had a bunch of old boxes they thought the post office could use. Maybe someone was just fooling around. Or maybe the wind blew the boxes over.It remains anyone’s guess why a box sealed full of...

 

Three killed in two-car crash in Bloomfield

Three people were killed Wednesday night is a two-vehicle crash in the Town of Bloomfield. All three were pronounced dead by the Walworth County coroner at the scene of the crash, which was reported at 8:25 p.m. Wednesday, according to a press...

 

Judge sets $10,000 bonds for alleged child abusers

Judge sets $10,000 bonds for alleged child abusers

But attorney contends complaint includes numerous mistakes and incorrect statements By Kellen Olshefski Staff Writer Walworth County Circuit Court Judge James Carlson on Aug. 28 set a $10,000 signature bond for a Genoa City couple who allegedly...

 

Doves soar to reaffirm life

Doves soar to reaffirm life

The fifth annual Labor of Love Day Music Festival was held at New Munster Ball Park Aug. 31 to celebrate life and healing after the trauma of a loved one’s suicide. After a moment of commemorative silence, Bob and Sue Riley, grandparents...

 

Class reunions slated

• Class of ’74: The Wilmot High School Class of 1974 will host its 40th class reun-ion on Saturday, Sept. 6. The evening will begin with a tour of the high school at 4 p.m. followed by an informal social gathering at the Silver Lake Marina,...

 

Chamber golf outing is Aug. 20

The Twin Lakes Chamber of Commerce is hosting its 24th annual golf outing on Wednesday, Aug. 20, at the Twin Lakes Country Club. Fees are $99 per person, includes golf and dinner; dinner only, $45. Check in at 11 a.m. A putting contest will...

 
 
 
 

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