Paddock Lake-Salem

Silver Lake has big decision on Nov. 4

Referendum will likely decide future course of village By Gail Peckler-Dziki                  Correspondent Two separate referenda concerning Silver Lake will be on the ballot Tuesday – both dealing with the future of the...

 

Local restaurants to compete in “Bowls ‘n Bakers”

Event to raise funds for Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services By Anne Trautner Staff Writer Six area restaurants will vie for the coveted “Bowls ‘n Bakers” plaques on Wednesday, Nov. 5, at Parkway Chateau, 12304 75th St. (Highway 50). In...

 

All Silver Lake fire trucks ready to roll

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Silver Lake village board approved replacing the six tires on the Silver Lake Fire Department (SLFD) equipment truck at the Oct. 15 regular board meeting. Half the $2840.08 is to come from money left over...

 

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...

 
 
 
 

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