Author Archive: Tracy Ouellette

Help out for the holidays

East Troy’s annual gift collection get underway By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Holiday Help of East Troy is celebrating its fourth year this season and are collecting donations. “There’s a variety of ways people can help,” coordinator Marolyn Komperud said. “This year we’re doing something new and are accepting monetary […]


Fixing the road

DOT planning repairs to Highway 20 in village By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Wisconsin Department of Transportation Program Engineer Tom Longton told the East Troy Village Board the DOT is making the repair work on the section of Highway 20 in the village a priority at Monday night’s meeting. Longton […]


Trojans make playoffs

Football team shuts out Brodhead-Juda By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Wet weather conditions Friday night forced East Troy football coach Jeff Crandall to change his team’s strategy in its season finale at Brodhead-Juda. But when passing became impossible, the Trojans just turned to their ground game – and in the process, […]


A frightening good time

A frightening good time

Halloween Bash set for Oct. 26 East Troy High School, 3128 Graydon Ave., will host the 12th annual Halloween Bash from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26. Children 10 and younger, along with their parents, are invited to trick or treat through the school. The event will feature […]


Medaling at state

Lindow, Rice finish sixth in Division 2 tournament By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Any time a season ends with a medal at the state level, it can be considered nothing but a huge success. And for the East Troy girls tennis duo of juniors Erin Rice and Mackenzie Lindow, the 2017 […]


Woman charged with possession of heroin after traffic stop

Brenna L. Roesler, 20, of Elkhorn, was charged in Walworth County Court Oct. 2 with possession of heroin and possession of drug paraphernalia. According to the criminal complaint, Roesler was pulled over Sept. 25 at Interstate 43 and Highway 20 in East Troy after a witness saw her “swerving all […]


Second man sentenced in 2014 East Troy shooting, robbery

Second man sentenced in 2014 East Troy shooting, robbery

By Vicky Wedig SLN Staff The second of four men charged with robbing a Town of East Troy apartment in 2014 and shooting a woman inside was sentenced to prison. A jury found Jeremy L. Thomas, 29, guilty May 25 of armed robbery, first-degree reckless injury, false imprisonment and substantial […]


Village Board slaps Bielinski Homes for failure to fix roads

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff With an unanimous vote Monday night, the members of the East Troy Village Board let Bielinski Homes know they wasn’t happy with the delay in getting the roads fixed in the Lake Bluff subdivision. The board voted to suspend issuing building and occupancy permits to […]


On stage at Ivan’s

On stage at Ivan’s

Off the Square Players present ‘Alibis’ Friday’s weather report calls for rain and “Alibis” director Mary Hubbard Nugent said a “dark and storm night” would be the perfect setting for the opening night of the Off The Square Players’ murder mystery spoof. “The play if full of all the standard […]


Football team falls to Evansville

Trojans vs. Trojans in Friday’s homecoming game By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The first half of Friday night’s Rock Valley Conference contest at Evansville-Albany was just about as even as it could get. Unfortunately for the East Troy football team, the second half didn’t quite turn out the same. Fans of […]


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