East Troy

Women on a mission

Women on a mission

Mother-daughter team spends vacation volunteering By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff When it came time to decide how she wanted to spend her last summer at home before heading off to college, Rachel Bottum, of East Troy, wanted to do something new and different. “Roughly half-way through my senior year I […]

 
 

To spray or not to spray

Resident voices concerns about cattail remediation method By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff One of the residents who lives on the former East Troy Lake, addressed the Village Board at Monday night’s meeting, voicing her concerns about how the cattails were going to be removed from the former lake bed. With […]

 
 

Traveling fun

Traveling fun

Planes, Trains and Automobiles returns Aug. 10 East Troy will host its second annual Planes, Trains and Automobiles event Saturday, Aug. 10 bringing a fun filled and action packed day to town. The event kicks off with the much-anticipated return of the Friends of the East Troy Airport’s open house, […]

 
 

Square Fest in East Troy

East Troy’s First Fridays event series continues with Square Fest from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 2, at East Troy Village Square Park, 2881 Main St. The event will feature live music on the Square and in surrounding businesses, food vendors, kids crafts and East Troy’s First Fridays […]

 
 

School Board discusses recognition for homeschoolers

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Community Schools Board of Education discussed the possibility of recognizing homeschooled children who take classes in the district at graduation ceremonies at the July 15 meeting. The matter was put on the agenda after Maria Elena Bisabarros came to the June 10 […]

 
 

Hot off the grill

Hot off the grill

Knights of Columbus serve corn and brats in East Troy The East Troy Knights of Columbus annual corn and brat roast runs tonight through Sunday at East Troy Village Square Park, 2881 Main St. The Knights will be serving from 4 p.m. to dusk Friday, July 26, and 11 a.m. […]

 
 

Into the weeds

Village Board moves forward with cattail remediation on lakebed By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Village Board discussed the process for removing the cattails in the former East Troy Lake area at the July 1 meeting and approved a proposal for vegetative assessment as the first step toward […]

 
 

Township police to take part in Operation Dry Water

As boaters head out on the water for the Fourth of July holiday weekend, thousands of law enforcement officers across the United States will be on heightened alert looking for those violating boating under the influence laws. Law enforcement agencies will be focused on educating boaters about safe boating practices, […]

 
 

Celebrate the nation’s independence in East Troy

Celebrate the nation’s independence in East Troy

Fireworks display, parade have new times By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Lions Club’s Fourth of July celebration runs until July 7 at Rossmiller Park (Amusement Park), 3072 Graydon Ave., East Troy. The annual festival features a carnival, car and motorcycle show, beer tent, “Salute to the American […]

 
 

Collapse on construction site injures six

Collapse on construction site injures six

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Several construction workers were injured this morning on the job site for the new Kay’s Academy of Dance Studio in Mukwonago. Mukwonago Fire Chief Jeff Stien said six people were injured and transported to area hospitals when the supports for the second floor of the […]