Archive for: Featured

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...

 

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...

 

These races have gone to the dogs

These races have gone to the dogs

  Wiener Dog Races featured slim jims, chunkier models and a variety of mixes running through their paces Sept. 13 at the Paddock Lake Oktoberfest. (Photo by Earlene Frederick) Share this:EmailPrintTwitterFacebookLinkedInGooglePinterest

 

Body of missing fisherman recovered

Body of missing fisherman recovered

Illinois man had been missing since Tuesday on Silver Lake The body of a fisherman who had been missing since Tuesday was recovered by search crews just before 8:30 a.m. Friday, according to the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department. The body...

 

Busy lake days are winding down

Busy lake days are winding down

Families splashed, floated and boated to take advantage of a variety of water sports on Lake Mary and other local lakes thanks in large part to beautiful weather during the long Labor Day holiday weekend. (Photo by Earlene Frederick) Share...

 

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...

 

Old soldiers, young spirits

Old soldiers, young spirits

Pat Zakrzewski (left) a member of the Warriors Watch visits with Medal of Honor recipient Gary Wetzel during the dedication of the Kenosha Area Vietnam Veterans Trees in Ingram Park, Kenosha, on Aug. 3. (Earlene Frederick photo) Share this:EmailPrintTwitterFacebookLinkedInGooglePinterest

 

Wilmot Fire Dept. awards scholarship

Wilmot Fire Dept. awards scholarship

Every year the Wilmot Fire Department presents a $1,000 scholarship to the Wilmot High School senior who is going to pursue an interest in the fire or medical field. On July 21 WFD Chief Greg Brown (left) and President Sam Barranco (right) presented...

 

Country smiles

Country smiles

For the 21st year Country Thunder hosted the super stars of country music on the Twin Lakes stage. This year the festival, held July 23 – 27, was sold out before the gates opened. An estimated 33,000 a day came to enjoy the music and festivities,...

 

Antioch Theater hits Kickstarter goal!

Antioch Theater hits Kickstarter goal!

Pledges in excess of $9,000 overnight on July 20, boosted the Antioch Theatre Kickstarter fundraising campaign for the purchase of digital projection equipment above its goal of $65,000. By the following Monday morning, July 28, the total amount...

 
 
 
 

State news feed