East Troy

Finally, a dam decision

Finally, a dam decision

Village Board votes to remove dam By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Village Board voted 5-2 to remove the East Troy Dam on the Honey Creek at tonight’s meeting. The board’s decision comes after a year of debate over what to do with the dam that was damaged […]

 
 

Man gets drug charge in 2016 shooting by cop

By Vicky Wedig SLN Staff An initial appearance is scheduled for Aug. 23 for a Milwaukee man charged with conspiring to sell drugs in an incident in East Troy in 2016 that resulted in police shooting and killing one of the men with him. Roberto J. Juarez Nieves Jr., 28, […]

 
 

This week in the East Troy News…

This week in the East Troy News…

The East Troy Community School District’s Board of Education directed administration to put together a list of areas of need in the district from improving programming to funding to help form a community survey designed to find out what the community wants from the schools and what they will support […]

 
 

Woman charged for role in East Troy bank heist

By Vicky Wedig SLN Staff A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Aug. 24 for a Waterford woman charged with helping her boyfriend rob a bank in East Troy to pay her drug dealers. Azure S. Murray, 29, was charged July 31 in Walworth County Circuit Court with robbery of a […]

 
 

Burn Camp returns to Timber-lee

Burn Camp returns to Timber-lee

Public invited Thursday for parade, picnic The 24th annual Summer Camp for Burn Injured Youth returns to Camp Timber-lee next week. The theme this year is “Sea what Can Be” and there are a lot of fun activities and good times planned for the kids. Visitor’s Day is Thursday, Aug. […]

 
 

No dam committee

Village Board to vote on future of dam at next meeting By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff After asking community members to step up and be part of the dam committee to help form a plan for the future of East Troy Dam and the surrounding area, the Village Board last […]

 
 

New machines at the polls

County voters to use new equipment Tuesday By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Over the summer, the Walworth County Clerk’s Office received a shipment of 35 new pieces of voting equipment and related technology. Dominion Imagecast Evolution or ICE machines that uses optical scanner technology to read marked paper ballots and […]

 
 

Public opinion wanted

Help the village re-imagine the former Trent Tube site By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The Village of East Troy has been given the opportunity to take over the old Trent Tube property off of Highway 120 at the entrance to the Village Square and wants to hear from the public […]

 
 

Planes, Trains and Automobiles coming to East Troy

Planes, Trains and Automobiles coming to East Troy

Family friendly event features multiple locations, activities East Troy will host its first Planes, Trains and Automobiles event on Saturday, Aug. 11 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 and pancake […]

 
 

First Fridays returns with Square Fest

The East Troy Area Chamber of Commerce’s First Fridays event series continues with Square Fest from 5 to 8 p.m. tonigh at East Troy Village Square Park, 2881 Main St. The event will feature live music by the Poor Boys and more, food trucks, kids crafts, East Troy’s First Fridays […]