• Let’s race East Troy
  • Above; Michael Lois reads to students at West Side Elementary School a couple weeks ago, just as he had two days prior to his accident. Below; he also recently delivered footballs to Elkhorn Area Middle School. (Dave Dresdow photos)
  • Green thumbs galore
  • Big splash of color
  • ‘A good doctor, but a better human being’
  • Let’s race East Troy

    Let’s race East Troy

    Tour of America’s Dairyland returns to East Troy Friday The largest competitive cycling event in the United States, the Tour of America’s Dairyland, will make its seventh stop in East Troy on Friday, June 21. The East Troy Cycling Classic begins at 11:35 a.m. with nearly nine hours of high-energy […]

  • Above; Michael Lois reads to students at West Side Elementary School a couple weeks ago, just as he had two days prior to his accident. Below; he also recently delivered footballs to Elkhorn Area Middle School. (Dave Dresdow photos)

    Local teen lifted up by community

    Michael Lois thanks those who supported him during recovery By Heather Ruenz Staff writer Sept. 16, 2018 is a day Michael Lois and his parents will never forget. That’s the day Michael, of Elkhorn, who was 16 at the time, suffered an accident while jumping into a friend’s 4-foot deep […]

  • Green thumbs galore

    Green thumbs galore

    Students from Jackson Elementary School spend time outside the Walworth County Government Center planting flowers donated by Colleen O’Neill of Little Miss Sweet Pea’s. Above; Samantha Nova Pena and Taylor Stephens gently handle a flower prior to planting it. See more photos in the June 13 Elkhorn Independent. (Dave Dresdow […]

  • Big splash of color

    Big splash of color

    At Fontana Elementary School’s Color Run at Duck Pond Recreation Area May 31, participants open and toss color dust packets for a big blast to finish the annual event, sponsored by the Fontana Parent Teacher organization. (Vicky Wedig photo)

  • ‘A good doctor, but a better human being’

    ‘A good doctor, but a better human being’

    Scott Beatse cared, listened and had a calming presence By Chris Bennett Correspondent Katie Biermann enjoyed a compelling and interesting relationship with Dr. Scott Beatse. Beatse delivered Biermann’s 10-year-old daughter, and she later worked with Beatse for two years in birth and delivery at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center in Elkhorn. […]

 

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