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East Troy Railroad announces Railfest 2017

East Troy Railroad announces Railfest 2017

Saturday’s event to feature family friendly fun plus a showcase of trains The East Troy Railroad Museum is expanding its traditional Railfan Day on Saturday to include a variety of family-friendly activities. “Railfest will be an interesting, fun and informative day out for families,” Railroad Museum President Ryan Jonas said. […]

 
 

Raising money for cancer research

Raising money for cancer research

Memorial horse show set for June 24 and 25 By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff For the past eight years, the West 20 Ranch and Saddle Co. in East Troy has hosted a horse show fundraiser in honor of the owner’s mother, Jean Cyra.       Each year, the two-day event raises […]

 
 

School Board changes listing for Chester Brynes property

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Community School District Board of Education voted to change the real estate listing for the Chester Byrnes building and property at the June 12 meeting. District Business Manager Kathy Zwirgzdas told the board the Realtor had contacted her to say “he had […]

 
 

Don’t let boating under the influence sink a good time

Town of East Troy part of nationwide Operation Dry Water As the Fourth of July holiday approaches, local law enforcement will be focusing on keeping boater’s safe by cracking down on boating under the influence. The Town of East Troy will be conducting heightened awareness and enforcement of boating under […]

 
 

On with the race

On with the race

Cycling Classic returns to East Troy By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The largest competitive cycling event in the United States, the Tour of America’s Dairyland, will make its sixth stop in East Troy on Friday, June 16. East Troy is the second stop on the 11-day tour, which kicks off […]

 
 

Safety improvement on Rock Freeway over Highway 20 set to begin Monday

Overlay treatment will improve road surface The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is scheduled to begin a safety improvement project Monday, June 19, on Interstate 43 over Highway 20, in East Troy. Crews will be installing a polymer overlay on the bridge. The benefits of this friction surface treatment are: Reduce […]

 
 

Cruisin’ with the best

Cruisin’ with the best

Local man spends a week on aircraft carrier By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Daniel Donegan, of East Troy, recently had the opportunity to spend a week aboard the USS Makin Island, a U.S. Navy LHD-8 aircraft carrier. Donegan’s son is U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Oscar Donegan, who was stationed on […]

 
 

Sons charged with fleeing police, mom charged with harboring them

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Two East Troy men are charged with two felony counts and two misdemeanor counts stemming from a May 5 incident that started as a traffic stop. Their mother is charged with harboring them after they fled police. Zachary T. Coggon, 22, was charged May 26 […]

 
 

Jury finds man guilty in shooting, robbery

Jury finds man guilty in shooting, robbery

Sentencing set for Sept. 6 for one of four men charged in case By Vicky Wedig SLN Staff A Walworth County jury found a Milwaukee man guilty last week on all four felony counts against him in connection with a Town of Troy shooting and robbery in 2014. Jeremy L. […]

 
 

Village utilities subject of financial planning workshop

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Village Board adjourned to a Committee of the Whole meeting at the May 22 board meeting to listen to a financial presentation from Ehlers Inc. representative Jon Cameron. It was the third of four planned workshops with Ehlers dealing with long-term financial […]

 
 
 
 
 

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