Author Archive: Tracy Ouellette

Finally, a dam decision

Finally, a dam decision

Village Board votes to remove dam By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Village Board voted 5-2 to remove the East Troy Dam on the Honey Creek at tonight’s meeting. The board’s decision comes after a year of debate over what to do with the dam that was damaged […]



Harold Hruska, 80, of East Troy, found peace at his home surrounded by his family on Aug. 19, 2018. He was born in Menominee, Michigan, where he also graduated from school. He met and married his wife of 49 years, Ellen Kay (Henry), in Menomonie. They relocated to the East […]



Isabel Ramon Rodriguez, 65, of Belvidere, Ill., and formerly of Delavan, died at her home in Belvidere on Aug. 12, 2018 of natural causes. Isabel was born Nov. 7, 1952, in Encinal, Texas, to Lazasro Gonzalez and Leandra Ramon. She married Elias Rodriguez on April 25, 1970, in Woodstock, Ill. […]



Allan Logan, 85, died Aug. 16, 2018, in Deforest. He passed away in his home while surrounded by loved ones. Allan was born on Oct. 9, 1932, to Thadeus William Logan and Henrietta Sofia Schubert and grew up in Two Rivers. He graduated in 1950 from Washington High School in […]


Man gets drug charge in 2016 shooting by cop

By Vicky Wedig SLN Staff An initial appearance is scheduled for Aug. 23 for a Milwaukee man charged with conspiring to sell drugs in an incident in East Troy in 2016 that resulted in police shooting and killing one of the men with him. Roberto J. Juarez Nieves Jr., 28, […]


Have the kids’ car seats checked out

Have the kids’ car seats checked out

Lake Geneva Fire Department to host safety event Tuesday Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians will be in Lake Geneva next week as part of the Wisconsin Governor’s Conference on Traffic and Highway Safety, for a Child Passenger Safety Car Seat Check-up Event. Volunteer, certified child passenger safety technicians will be […]


This week in the East Troy News…

This week in the East Troy News…

The East Troy Community School District’s Board of Education directed administration to put together a list of areas of need in the district from improving programming to funding to help form a community survey designed to find out what the community wants from the schools and what they will support […]


Woman charged for role in East Troy bank heist

By Vicky Wedig SLN Staff A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Aug. 24 for a Waterford woman charged with helping her boyfriend rob a bank in East Troy to pay her drug dealers. Azure S. Murray, 29, was charged July 31 in Walworth County Circuit Court with robbery of a […]


Trojans open season tonight on the road

Football team returns strong senior team By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The 2018 opener is just days away, but the East Troy High School football team already is garnering some attention for what could happen this season. Now it’s up to the Trojans to put that potential into real results on […]



Evelyn K. Goetsch, 67, of East Troy, found peace and went home to be with the Lord on Aug. 3, 2018, surrounded by her family. She was born and attended school in Milwaukee. She relocated to the East Troy area, where she raised her children. She met and married Duane, […]