Author Archive: Heather Perkins

Elkhorn looks to widen East Page Street

Traffic from fairgrounds makes road nearly impassable By Kellen Olshefski Correspondent The City of Elkhorn is looking to widen and improve a section of East Page Street abutting the fairgrounds that is heavily affected by exiting traffic from fairgrounds events. According to Public Works Manager Matt Lindstrom, there are three […]


Whitewater’s Brantmeier soaring up junior tennis ranks

Whitewater’s Brantmeier soaring up junior tennis ranks

She reaches quarterfinals of U.S. Open tournament By Michael J. Lewis Special to the Register Whitewater’s Reese Brantmeier, 14, is amazing at hitting a tennis ball. The cheerful, bright teen is happy to talk about her favorite sport and her sensational year climbing the ranks of the top junior players […]




      Robert “Bob” J. Nordstrom, 68, of Waukesha formerly of Delavan, passed away on Sept. 14, 2019, at Seasons Hospice in Waukesha. He was born Dec. 5, 1950 to Lorraine Kay and Alan Nordstrom. He retired in 2012. He worked as an Auto Body Repairman his entire life. He was […]



Donna Jean Saller, 75, of Elkhorn, died on Sept. 13, 2019, at her home. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.



Robert C. Schulien, 65, of Delavan, formerly of Chicago, died on Sept. 11, 2019, at Mercy Health System in Janesville. Services are pending. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.



      Leontina Farcau, 88, of rural Darien, died at Sherwood Retirement Home in Williams Bay on Sept. 12, 2019. A Romanian prayer service will begin at 10 a.m., Sunday, Sept. 15, followed by the visitation from 11 a.m. to noon, and the service at noon, all at Betzer Funeral Home, […]



Refugio Godina, Sr., 82, of rural Delavan, died at his home on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m., Friday, Sept. 20 at St. Andrews Catholic Church. Friends may call Betzer Funeral Home Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. with Rosary at 7 p.m. They may […]


Second person charged in crash that hurt biker

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for today for a Chicago man who allegedly grabbed the steering wheel of a car he was riding in contributing to a crash that injured a motorcyclist. Carlos A. Garcia, 24, was charged Aug. 28 in Walworth County Circuit Court with first-degree reckless injury and […]


Help name Delavan’s inlet parks

Help name Delavan’s inlet parks

Park naming contest open to town residents until Nov. 5 The Town of Delavan Park and Tourism Committee is hosting a park naming contest for its parks in the inlet. Inlet Park No. 1 is off of Cool Street and Inlet Park No. 2 is off of Summer Street. Contestants […]


Whitewater looking at scenarios if Palmyra-Eagle dissolves

By Dave Fidlin Correspondent In the hopes of being proactive, administrators within the Whitewater Unified School District are recommending elected officials begin planning for all of the possible outcomes that could arise if neighboring Palmyra-Eagle School District ceases to exist at the end of the current school year. Business Manager […]