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Gateway to host fire, EMS recruitment event

Gateway to host fire, EMS recruitment event

The Gateway Technical College Fire Program is partnering with fire departments throughout Kenosha, Racine, and Walworth counties to recruit new firefighters and emergency medical technicians. Gateway will host a recruitment event on Saturday, Oct. 20, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the HERO Center, 380 McCanna Parkway, Burlington. Participants […]

 
 

Former newspaper GM charged with theft

She took nearly $375,000 from Delavan-based company, complaint alleges An initial appearance is scheduled for Oct. 17 for an Illinois woman charged with bilking nearly $375,000 from her former Delavan employer. Cynthia R. Jensen, 55, of Kingston, Ill., was charged Sept. 25 in Walworth County Circuit Court with seven counts […]

 
 

Warhawks, Fairhaven have first-ever ‘Afternoon of Fun with Warhawk Athletes’

Warhawks, Fairhaven have first-ever ‘Afternoon of Fun with Warhawk Athletes’

By Tom Ganser CORRESPONDENT Friday the 13th of April proved to be a good luck day for more than 50 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater students and residents of Fairhaven Senior Services as they gathered together for the first “Afternoon of Fun with Warhawk Athletes.” Fifty-five UW-Whitewater student athletes from volleyball, gymnastics, […]

 
 

This week in the Whitewater Register …

This week in the Whitewater Register …

In this week’s Whitewater Register, news coverage includes … – UW-Whitewater, Fairhaven have first-ever ‘Afternoon of Fun with Warhawk Athletes’ – The Whitewater McDonald’s expected to be renovated – Whitewater residents perform in the Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra

 
 

Concert features Whitewater residents

Concert features Whitewater residents

By Tom Ganser Correspondent The Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra concert at Calvary Community Church in Williams Bay on April 14 featured performances by Whitewater resident Josh Barrett on trumpet and his son, Nathan Barrett, a 2015 graduate of Whitewater High School, playing trombone. In addition, Lauren Hayes, a 2010 graduate […]

 
 

Officers, medical examiner’s staff testify in homicide trial

Officers, medical examiner’s staff testify in homicide trial

Victim had alcohol level five times legal limit By Vicky Wedig Staff Writer A planned four-day homicide trial of an East Troy man continued Tuesday with testimony from police officers and medical examiner’s staff. Tyler Odell, 23, is on trial for first-degree reckless homicide as a party to a crime […]

 
 

Conference rival takes down Whitewater boys tennis

Conference rival takes down Whitewater boys tennis

By Troy Sparks CORRESPONDENT The Whippets tennis team had winners from No. 2 singles Cole Kinson, No. 3 singles and the No. 3 doubles duo of Broderick Frye and Weston Lema. However, it was not enough to get a team win against Jefferson. “Austin Kaya and Cole Kinson both looked […]

 
 

P-E softball team strengthens bond with Florida trip

P-E softball team strengthens bond with Florida trip

By Daniel Schoettler CORRESPONDENT While other teams around the state were snowed and rained out of games and practices in the beginning of the early spring sports season, Palmyra-Eagle softball was down in warm weather playing the game they love. As a result, the team’s bond grew and the memories […]

 
 

Area student named Herb Kohl scholar

Area student named Herb Kohl scholar

By Ryan Spoehr SLN staff Brittany Neuman, a resident of Eagle, was named an initiative scholar by the Herb Kohl Foundation, and will now receive a $10,000 scholarship from Kohl’s foundation for college. High School Principal Kari Timm and others in the district nominated Neuman for the award. Neuman, a […]

 
 

Whippets soccer team lets one slip away

Whippets soccer team lets one slip away

By Troy Sparks SLN CORRESPONDENT The Whitewater girls soccer team needed to play defense a little bit longer to earn its second victory of the season in a nonconference home match against Delavan-Darien, but came up a little short. With the Whippets leading 1-0 late in the April 10 contest, […]