Paddock Lake-Salem

Community Baptist Fall Fest set for Saturday

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent It’s Fall Fest time at Community Baptist Church again. The event is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25 from 5 to 8 p.m. Pastor Cliff Hathock said that Community Baptist church members are geared up and ready...

 

Yik Yak gets big yuck from school officials

By Anne Trautner Staff Writer Last week, both Wilmot Union High School and Westosha Central High School blocked access to Yik Yak, a social media mobile app that has been used nationwide to anonymously bully others and to make violent threats. School...

 

Local voters face several referenda

Paddock Lake, Salem, Silver Lake all have ballot questions By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Residents in the villages of Paddock Lake and Silver Lake and the Town of Salem will face local referenda questions this November. The questions cover...

 

Political signs become part of the debate

Political signs become part of the debate

This sign stands on the corner of Larch and Cogswell. Dissolve proponents plan to leave the defaced signs up. (Photo by Gail Peckler-Dziki) Signs defaced following spat over their legality By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent It’s a sign of...

 

Many answer call to find body of missing fisherman

Many answer call to find body of missing fisherman

A Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources boat goes out to aid in the search for a man lost on Silver Lake last week. The body was eventually recovered. (Photo by Earlene Frederick) By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent A phone call received...

 

Wolf Lake trail run is Sunday at Bong Recreation Area

It’s not too late to sign up on Sunday, Sept. 28, at Richard Bong State Recreation Area for a beautiful fall run/hike (3.9 miles). Funds raised are earmarked for the planned Nature Explore Classroom – a natural play area for families. The...

 

Salem welcomes hometown girl as new postmaster

Salem welcomes hometown girl as new postmaster

Newly appointed Postmaster Amy Riley is happy to assist customers at the Salem Post Office. (Photo by Gail Peckler-Dziki) By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Amy Riley is the new postmaster at the Salem Post Office, and she likes it. The location...

 

Advisory vote about Salem ATV routes is on Nov. 4 ballot

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Town of Salem residents will have a local referendum question to answer on the Nov. 4 gubernatorial election ballot: “Shall the Salem Town Board adopt an ordinance which would authorize the operation of...

 

Free memory screens to be offered Aug. 28-29

Kenosha County Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) is offering free, confidential memory screens. Memory screens are suggested for anyone concerned about memory changes, at risk of Alzheimer’s disease due to family history or who wants...

 

Village-wide garage sale begins Aug. 22

The back to school version of the Silver Lake, Wis. Village Wide Garage Sale will take place the weekend beginning Friday, Aug. 22. Silver Lake is less than eight miles from the stateline. Historically this is a well-attended event with upwards...

 
 
 
 

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