Author Archive: Heather Ruenz

Elks swimmers land best state finish in school history

Elks swimmers land best state finish in school history

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent There is no doubt the Elkhorn Area High School boys swim team ended its season on a high note. The Elks finished fifth Feb. 16 in the WIAA Division 2 State Meet at the University of Wisconsin Natatorium in Madison. The top-five finish marks the […]

 
 

Let the playoffs begin

Let the playoffs begin

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent Bring on the second season. That’s the new goal for the Big Foot girls basketball team, which is set to begin WIAA Division 3 regional play tonight. The Chiefs, who drew the regional’s top seed, take a 17-5 overall record into a 7 p.m. semifinal […]

 
 

In this week’s Times/Reporter…

In this week’s Times/Reporter…

The Feb. 23 Times/Reporter includes the following: • Photos from local flooding as a result of warm temperatures early in the week • The Fontana Joint 8 School District seeks answers to declining enrollment • Coverage from the Geneva Lake Arts Foundation’s Winter Art Show at Pier 290 in Williams […]

 
 

Area roads flooded early this week

Area roads flooded early this week

The warm temperatures early this week caused flooding in several areas in Walworth as the large amounts of snow on the ground melted including on Howard Street (above) as a village truck makes its way through a high water area. (Penny Gruetzmacher photo)

 
 

In this week’s Independent…

In this week’s Independent…

Features in the Feb. 22 Elkhorn Independent include: • The City gets the ball rolling on moving to a full-time fire department, a process expected to take a couple of years and may move to referendum in 2020; • Elkhorn Area High School is hosting a series of career and […]

 
 

PATRICIA HARDWICK

PATRICIA HARDWICK

Patricia Hardwick, 75, of Elkhorn, passed away due to complications from an aneurysm in December 2017. Pat loved books, cats, gardening, word games, and public radio. She also enjoyed thrift shopping and exercise (or just socializing) at Four Lakes Athletic Club. Visiting with friends and family was her favorite pastime. […]

 
 

Celebrating courage and determination

Celebrating courage and determination

VIP Services honors clients, community partners By Heather Ruenz Staff writer The bitter cold didn’t stop nearly 200 people from gathering at Evergreen Golf Club on Feb. 1. There was a celebration to be had, that of VIP Services’ 33rd annual recognition dinner. The event is an opportunity for the […]

 
 

In this week’s Times/Reporter…

In this week’s Times/Reporter…

Highlights of what’s in the Feb. 16 Times/Reporter include: • The new administrator/clerk-treasurer in the Village of Sharon brings new ideas to the table and has goals that include revitalizing the downtown while the former longtime clerk-treasurer shares her plans for retirement • A review of what’s on the ballot […]

 
 

In this week’s Independent…

In this week’s Independent…

Below are highlights of what’s in the Feb. 15 Elkhorn Independent: • Army Pfc. Lloyd J. Lobdell, who was born in Elkhorn, died in World War II in 1942, and whose remains were identified last summer through DNA testing, is laid to rest at the National Cemetery of the Pacific […]

 
 

Dancing the night away

Dancing the night away

Steve Henschel (from the left), Charley Henschel, 4, and her dad, Johnathan Henschel, all of Delavan, show off their smiles and dance moves at the 9th Annual Daddy/Daughter Dance at The Abbey Resort Feb. 2. The event was sponsored by Big Foot, Delavan and Elkhorn recreation departments. See more photos […]

 
 
 
 
 

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