Author Archive: Tracy Ouellette

East Troy spring election results

East Troy spring election results

  Here are the election results, according to the unofficial counts. East Troy Community School District Referendum Question 1 Yes 1,767 No 2,086 Question 2 Yes 1,875 No 1,983 East Troy School Board Anna Kostopoulos Janusz 1,808 Dale Ames 1,270 Amber LeMarr 1,258 Jessica Fuchs 1,176 Town of East Troy […]

 
 

JOHN R. MACKENZIE

John R. MacKenzie, 81, of East Troy passed away at his home surrounded by his family on April 2, 2021. John was a 1958 East Troy high school graduate and a star player on the basketball team. John served in the U.S. Army for three years in Germany and eventually […]

 
 

ELIZABETH L. MANLEY

ELIZABETH L. MANLEY

Elizabeth Lucille “Betty” Manley completed her life’s journey March 20, 2021. She was born to the late Dr. Bernard C. and Estelle A. (Belick) Behrens in East Troy on Jan. 8, 1927. She attended East Troy Schools and was a graduate of the Class of 1944. Betty married her high […]

 
 

Town of East Troy board to increase to five

Supervisor candidates vie for four seats on spring ballot By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The Town of East Troy board could see a sizable shake up in the spring election April 6 with the expansion of the board to five members and Chairman Joe Klarkowski being challenged by John J. […]

 
 

Town of Troy supervisor race on spring ballot

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff In the Town of Troy, three candidates are on the ballot for the two open supervisor seats – incumbent Supervisor Kathleen Tober, Chaz Self and Jerry Arntson. Town Chairman John Kendall is running unopposed. The newspaper asked the candidates several questions about the township and […]

 
 

Town chairman challenged in spring election

Town chairman challenged in spring election

Candidates weigh in on local issues By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Longtime Town of East Troy Board Chairman Joe Klarkowski will face former Village of East Troy trustee John J. Jacoby at the polls Tuesday. The Town Board will also increase from three members to five members in the election. […]

 
 

Six vie for village trustee seats

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff While Village Board President Scott Seager is unopposed in the spring election, three village trustee seat are on the ballot. Four candidates are facing off for the two, two-year term trustee seats – incumbents Mary Hubbard Nugent and John Alexander and newcomers Joe Wisniewski and […]

 
 

Schools ask for community support

Schools ask for community support

Operational, maintenance referendums on spring ballot By Tracy Ouellette Editor The East Troy Community School District is going to referendum again on the April 6 ballot, asking the community to approve two referendum questions. The first is for an escalating operational referendum for a five-year term for $8 million. The […]

 
 

Four vie for two open School Board seats

Four vie for two open School Board seats

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff There are four candidates for the two East Troy School Board seats on the April 6 ballot. The newspaper asked the candidates – incumbent Jessica Fuchs, Dale Ames, Amber LeMarr and Anna Kostopoulos Janusz – their thoughts on the School District and referendum questions which […]

 
 

Get your shot

Get your shot

Walworth County urges residents 65+ to register for COVID-19 vaccine The Walworth County Division of Public Health is requesting all county residents age 65 and older, who are waiting for a COVID-19 vaccine, complete the vaccination registration form on the county website at www.co.walworth.wi.us. As additional vaccination groups are opening […]