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Whitewater Rotarians updated on honors program, Fairhaven

Whitewater Rotarians updated on honors program, Fairhaven

Also hear speech from Rotarian about experience at Chevrolet By Tom Ganser SLN correspondent In a trio of recent meetings, members of the Whitewater Rotary Club rode aboard a virtual time machine from the early 1950s to the near future. On Jan. 23, former Whitewater Rotary Club member Paul Hulick […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

CDA reviewing traffic counts as economic development tool

By Dave Fidlin Correspondent A Whitewater city panel is in the midst of reviewing traffic counts in the hopes of using the data as a tool toward bolstering economic development throughout the community. The Community Development Authority on Jan. 25 combed through the information they have on hand, which, in […]

 
 

CDA officials hope to bring groups together, create coherent branding message

By Dave Fidlin SLN Correspondent What is Whitewater? This was a question members of the city’s Community Development Authority grappled with recently during a discussion of branding and marketing Whitewater’s amenities and virtues. CDA chairman Laurence Kachel discussed past — and, in his desire, future — efforts to market all […]

 
 

In this week’s Whitewater Register …

In this week’s Whitewater Register …

– Community Development Authority officials focus on the marketing of the city – Whitewater native and current Warhawk Brooke Trewyn is recognized for her women’s basketball tenure at UW-Whitewater – Six Whippet wrestlers qualify for sectionals – A man killed in World War II is finally put to rest – […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

Night out

Night out

The country music band Bella Cain kicks off Rock the Barns series in the Activity Center at the Walworth County Fairgrounds in Elkhorn Feb. 1. Back In Black, an AC/DC tribute band performed Feb. 9; next up is Kashmir, a Led Zeppelin tribute band, Feb. 17. Tickets are $10 in […]

 
 

What a day

What a day

At Day in the Bay, a Williams Bay Business Association event held Feb. 3, Kim Kozbiel, of Elkhorn, and Don and Karen Mielke, of Williams Bay, sample chili from area restaurants, sponsored by the Williams Bay Women’s Civic League. The day also included a book sale at Barrett Memorial Library […]

 
 

Good for the soul

Good for the soul

Members of the Elkhorn Area High School Drama Club (above) take part in a workshop at the high school with the crew from Comedy Sportz Jan. 27. That evening, a Comedy Sportz rep (right), one of several to perform, takes the stage at the old Sprague Theatre in Elkhorn after […]

 
 
 
 
 

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