Author Archive: Tracy Ouellette

DONALD J. SCHULZ

DONALD J. SCHULZ

Donald J. Schulz, 91, of Green Lake and formerly of East Troy, passed away Feb. 16, 2019, at Prairie Place in Ripon. He was born in Fond du Lac on June 12, 1927, to the late Ervin H. and Irene (Cahill) Schulz. Don married Alice Melrose on June 11, 1949. […]

 
 

East Troy house designated a historic site

East Troy house designated a historic site

Jim and Shirley Zimmerman’s home at W425 Miller Road in the Town of East Troy is listed on both the National Trust of Historic Sites and the State of Wisconsin Historic Sites Registries. The Zimmerman’s bought the estate formerly known as “Park Lawn Farm” which had been the home of […]

 
 

Advancing to sectionals

Advancing to sectionals

Five wrestlers win regional titles By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Six East Troy wrestlers took the next step toward a possible state berth after a strong outing at last week’s WIAA Division 2 regional. Now it’s on to attacking the next goal. Host East Troy had five individual champions and one […]

 
 

Blue Devils take down Trojans, 56-32

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent From East Troy co-head coach Maurya Lomen’s perspective, last week’s Rock Valley Conference game at Evansville came down to one key factor. Free throws. Evansville took 35 attempts from the charity stripe, compared to just seven for the Trojans, as the Blue Devils cruised to a […]

 
 

Trojans pick up two more wins

Trojans pick up two more wins

Boys remain undefeated in RVC action By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Opposing teams certainly know the offensive skills that East Troy’s A.J. Vukovich possesses. But if they focus strictly on him, the Trojans have a number of other weapons they can deploy as well. And that definitely was the case Monday […]

 
 

Grappling and growing

Grappling and growing

Four-year-old kindergarten student Lincoln Langreck (bottom) wrestles in the Feb. 8 Black and Gold Dual hosted by the East Troy Wrestling Club at East Troy High SchoolThis was the first time the club had a dual-style youth meet. The kids were grouped based on size and experience and no trophies […]

 
 

This week in the East Troy News…

This week in the East Troy News…

The Village of East Troy Department of Public Works is using less salt on the roads this year to help lower the chloride levels in the village’s waste water. East Troy Middle School band and choir students compete in the district Solo and Ensemble Festival. In high school sports, six […]

 
 

RONALD F. PYKA

Ronald F. Pyka, 82, passed away Feb. 9, 2019, at his home. He was born in August 1936 to Peter and Mary (Waldera) Pyka. East Troy was his home for more than 40. He will be remembered by his neighbors as a quiet and kind person, who was a privilege […]

 
 

CAROL J. KASTEN

Carol J. Kasten, 86 of Delavan, died, at her home of natural causes on Feb. 1, 2019. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 6, at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church, Delavan. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Burial will […]

 
 

Brewing up solutions

Brewing up solutions

New venture builds vibrancy on East Troy Village Square By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The idea of establishing a brewpub in the old bank building on the East Troy Village Square was something that came to Ann Zess more than five years ago and came to fruition at the end […]