Author Archive: Tracy Ouellette

Girls track wins regional title, boys finish fourth

Girls track wins regional title, boys finish fourth

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The WIAA Division 2 boys and girls track and field sectional Thursday at East Troy is going to feel a lot like a home meet for the Trojans. Following Monday’s regional at Beloit Turner, both East Troy squads sent a slew of athletes to the next […]

 
 

Two netters advance in playoff action

Tennis team ends season in subsectional By Dan Truttschel Correspondent There were plenty of positives that came out of Monday’s WIAA Division 2 boys tennis subsectional at East Troy. Not only did the Trojans send two singles players – Dayne Lindow at No. 1 and Mac Dudkiewicz at No. 3 […]

 
 

Food, fun and family time

Food, fun and family time

Area festivals mark the start of summer The unofficial kickoff to summer begins Memorial Day weekend and there are plenty of ways to celebrate locally. From Burlington’s ChocolateFest to East Troy’s Corn and Brat Roast to Memorial Day parades and observances across the area, the weekend is full of family […]

 
 

FRANCES M. JUNGEN VERSHOWSKE

FRANCES M. JUNGEN VERSHOWSKE

  Frances Margaret Jungen Vershowske, 100, passed to eternal life May 22, 2019. She was born April 2, 1919, to Mathias and Emma Jungen in New Berlin. She is survived by her son, James (Barbara); daughter, Jeanne (Albert) Kostopoulos; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in […]

 
 

A place for all ages

A place for all ages

Group looks to create community center in Doubek building By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Intergenerational East Troy, an offshoot of the United Greater East Troy organization, would like to open a community center in the Doubek building this year. Martha Bresler and Lloyd Sineni presented a plan for the community […]

 
 

Tennis takes second in the RVC

Tennis takes second in the RVC

Sectional action begins Monday at home By Dan Truttschel Correspondent A lack of varsity experience at the start of the season could have kept the East Troy boys tennis team from reaching its Rock Valley Conference goals. But the Trojans refused to let that happen. With three second-place finishes to […]

 
 

Man charged with selling drugs in East Troy

An initial appearance is scheduled for May 22 for a Milwaukee man charged with selling drugs in East Troy. Connor A. Killion, 20, was charged April 26 in Walworth County Circuit Court with delivering designer drugs and manufacturing or delivering Schedule IV drugs as a party to a crime. According […]

 
 

‘Click It or Ticket’ campaign begins Monday

‘Click It or Ticket’ campaign begins Monday

To enhance public safety, law enforcement agencies across Wisconsin will patrol in greater numbers and for longer hours watching for unbuckled motorists With another busy travel season getting underway, law enforcement agencies across Wisconsin are teaming up to send motorists an important safety message: buckle up – every seat, every […]

 
 

CAROLYN R. KNUTH

CAROLYN R. KNUTH

Carolyn Ruth Knuth went to join her beloved husband, John, on May 11, 2019 at the age of 87. Carolyn was born in Milwaukee in 1932 to John and Vandella (nee Verkins) Novak. She grew up in Bay View, the fifth of six children. She worked at Allen Bradley for […]

 
 

Resident asks for public hearings on Lake Bluff subdivision expansion

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Butch Rabay, one of the homeowners in Bielinski Home’s Lake Bluff subdivision in East Troy, asked the Village Board Monday night to have public hearings before Bielinski is allowed to develop the subdivision further. Rabay said he has seen some action on the next phase […]