Paddock Lake-Salem

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...

 

SLFD tries to focus on fighting fires, not politics; Equipment tampering continues in firehouse

By Annette Newcomb/Editor Gail Peckler Dziki/Contributed to this article Equipment tampering, the loss of three chiefs in as many months, and now the distribution of fliers slandering members of the Silver Lake Fire Department is the latest...

 

Third fire chief resigns

By Gail-Peckler-Dziki/Correspondent Weeks after Silver Lake Fire Chief Dave Kordecki turned in his resignation, the Silver Lake Village Board officially accepted it during the Aug. 6 regular board meeting. His letter of resignation is dated...

 
 
 
 

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