Author Archive: Tracy Ouellette

This week in the East Troy News…

This week in the East Troy News…

The East Troy School Board hears from a concerned parent and district staff about safety concerns at the high school. Read about what happened at Monday night’s board meeting in this week’s edition of the East Troy News/Times. In other news, five individual wrestlers at East Troy High School punched […]


Girls wrap regular season with loss to Brodhead

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Through a half Friday night, the East Troy girls basketball team was in a great position for a Rock Valley Conference victory over visiting Brodhead-Juda. Unfortunately for the Trojans, a collision seven minutes into the second half cost them their best player – and gave the […]


Five wrestlers advance to state tournament

Five wrestlers advance to state tournament

Team ends season at sectionals By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The road to the WIAA Division 2 State Tournament remains wide open for five East Troy wrestlers. And they’ll make that journey to the Kohl Center in Madison this week. Tommy Larson (106), Joe Moede (120), Chase Coleman (160), Jake Dessart […]


Time to get the kids registered for kindergarten

East Troy School District to have registration at Little Prairie The East Troy Community School District is offering pre-registration for 4-year-old and new 5-year-old kindergarten students for the 2018-19 school year. Children who turn 4 or 5, on or before Sept. 1, are eligible to attend pre-registration from 3:15 to […]


School Board postpones decision on Chester Byrnes

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Community Schools Board of Education delayed its decision the fate of Chester Byrnes building until Monday. The board has been in discussion on three separate offers to purchase the building for months and had planned on making a decision at Monday night’s […]



William “Bill” Roeder, 79, of East Troy, found peace Feb. 17, 2018. He was born April 11, 1938, in Chicago, to William and Evelyn (nee Westwick). Bill earned his bachelor’s degree from Black Burne College and Masters of Education and Administration from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. He married […]



Iris Eileen “Mickey” Rath, 86, of Mukwonago, went home to join her family in heaven on Feb. 13, 2018, surrounded by her loving family who will miss her dearly. She was born March 24, 1931, in Waukesha County to the late Lowell and Doretta Dailey. She attended Saylesville schools. Mickey […]



      Christopher Michael Mann, 87, of Mukwonago, passed peacefully on Feb. 7, 2018, at his home on Eagle Spring Lake, Waukesha County, surrounded by close friends. He was preceded in death by his wife Martina who passed away on April 1, 2014. He will be forever remembered by his daughter […]



James Allen Neumann. 91, of East Troy, died Jan. 28, 2018. He was born on Sept. 23, 1926, to Frank and Pauline (Gopa) Neumann in Milwaukee. He graduated from Milwaukee Boys’ Technical High School and joined the Navy, training on an Aircraft Carrier. After World War II, he worked at […]


Village Board approves $1 million lift station

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Village Board gave Public Works Director Jason Equitz the go ahead Feb. 5 to contract with August Winter & Sons Inc. to rehabilitate the South Street Lift Station at a cost of about $1 million. Equitz said August Winter & Sons, of […]


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