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‘It’s all about making people comfortable’

‘It’s all about making people comfortable’

Whitewater nurse meets residents’ needs in a variety of ways By John Koski SLN Staff  Judy Boyd spends a lot of alone time in her office at Lakeland Health Care Center. It’s just one of several ways that she helps meet the needs of the facility’s residents. The Whitewater resident […]

 
 

East Troy Fourth celebration expanded to five days

By Jennifer Bradley Correspondent   While it’s still four months away, excitement is already building for East Troy’s Lions Club annual Fourth of July Celebration. The East Troy Village Board heard all the details of this year’s festivities during its meeting Monday night. Representatives from the Lions Club announced, since Independence […]

 
 

Easter Bunny to dive into East Troy March 31

Sky Knights Sport Parachute Club will hold its annual free Easter Egg Hunt and Bunny Jump on Sunday, March 31 at East Troy Municipal Airport, 2085 County L. Refreshments and free photos with the Easter Bunny begin at noon. The Bunny Jump is scheduled for about 1 p.m.; weather permitting, […]

 
 

Walworth Photographer to speak at art meeting

Walworth Photographer to speak at art meeting

Local photographer and Geneva Lake Art Association member Les Crisman of Walworth will be the guest presenter at the March members meeting on Thursday, March 28, at 7 p.m. in the GLAA Gallery. Crisman will discuss basic digital photography, camera settings and techniques used to capture images in his own […]

 
 

Move to Amend proposal will be on April ballot

Talk on corporate personhood will be held at UW-Whitewater By Dave Fidlin Correspondent City of Whitewater voters will have an opportunity to weigh in on a controversial Supreme Court decision this spring while heading to the polls. In addition to the various local elections, voters will be asked a “yes” […]

 
 

East Troy Expo 2013 is March 23

East Troy Expo 2013 is March 23

Chamber event to feature new bridal fair and return of cupcake wars   The East Troy Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual East Troy Expo from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 23 at East Troy Middle School, 3143 Graydon Ave. This year’s event will feature […]

 
 

New show highlights the art of quilt making

New show highlights the art of quilt making

A sampling of quilts made by artists Denise Kaminski, Sue Winn, and Linda Holmes will be on display through March 24 at the Whitewater Arts Alliance’s Cultural Arts Center, 402 W. Main St. “We are delighted to feature the work of these very talented artists at Whitewater’s Cultural Arts Center. […]

 
 

Gas prices held steady last week

Average retail gasoline prices in Wisconsin have risen four-tenths of a cent per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.67 yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 3,112 gas outlets in Wisconsin. This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.9 cents per gallon in the last week to […]

 
 

Jorgensen to hold budget listening sessions

State Rep. Andy Jorgensen (D-Fort Atkinson) will hold budget listening sessions in each community in the 43rd Assembly District this month. “My job is to represent the people of the 43rd Assembly District in our State Capitol, and in order to serve them well, it’s important I hear what they […]

 
 

Horse virus confirmed, owners urged to lock-down stables

Horse virus confirmed, owners urged to lock-down stables

By Annette Newcomb SLN Staff Area horse owners are being notified that an Equine Herpes Virus Outbreak (EHV-1) has been confirmed in the area and has already claimed two horses in Gurnee, Ill. According to Dr. Ann E. McCombs, an equine veterinarian in Harvard, Ill., two horses bordered at Double […]