East Troy

What’s all the buzz about?

What’s all the buzz about?

The Hive Taproom in East Troy had its grand opening last week and owners Ayla and Tim Guild (center) cut the ribbon for their new bar as family members look on. The Hive Taproom is at W2463 Highway ES in East Troy and serves small-batch, rotating taps of cold, dry […]

 
 

Village looking for residents to help decide the future of the dam

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff To say the issue with the East Troy Dam and whether to repair or remove it has been a hot-button topic in the community and at Village Board meetings over the past year is an understatement. From residents who don’t want their tax dollars spent […]

 
 

Conservation work group announces meeting schedule

Farmers, landowners, organizations, agencies encouraged to attend The U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service in Wisconsin has announced the schedule for 2018 local working group meetings. Eighteen meetings will be held across Wisconsin in August to gather input and help set priorities for U.S. Department of Agriculture conservation […]

 
 

Residents learn more about proposed pipeline

Utility hosted three open house sessions in area By Jason Arndt SLN Staff While some showed up out of curiosity, others came to gather more information at a series of open houses last week, when officials from We Energies met with residents about a proposed 49-mile natural gas pipeline through […]

 
 

This week in the East Troy News…

This week in the East Troy News…

The East Troy Village Board discussed options for the East Troy Dam after qualifying for a Department of Natural Resources grant to repair the dam. Read about the next step the village is taking with the dam in this week’s edition of the newspaper. The man suspected of robbing the […]

 
 

Soaring high

Soaring high

Waterford’s Balloonfest takes to the skies By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Waterford’s eighth annual Balloonfest lifted off yesterday and flies until July 22 on the Evergreen Elementary School grounds at 817 W. Main St. The Waterford Area Chamber of Commerce festival is presented by Triple Crown Products, Waterford, and features […]

 
 

East Troy bank robbery suspect caught

East Troy bank robbery suspect caught

Village of East Troy Police Chief Jeremy Swendrowski confirmed the man suspected of robbing the Associated Bank in East Troy on June 19 has been arrested. Michael K. Brown was charged July 6 in Walworth County Circuit Court with robbery of a financial institution. Brown is in the Walworth County Jail […]

 
 

Back to the drawing board

After rising costs, village pushing sidewalk improvements to next year By Dave Fidlin CORRESPONDENT After months of review and, at times, heated discussion, Village of East Troy officials have decided to roll the sidewalk improvements slated for this year into next year’s capital budget in the hopes of having a […]

 
 

Family fun on the Village Square

Family fun on the Village Square

A Joey Halbur mini fan enjoys the music at the July 6 Family Fun Night at East Troy Village Square Park. The First Friday events was sponsored by the East Troy Area Chamber of Commerce and featured live music and activities for kids and families. First Fridays run in conjunction […]

 
 

This week in the East Troy News…

This week in the East Troy News…

The Village of East Troy Plan Commission paved the way for a couple of new businesses in the village at Monday night’s meeting. Read about the commission’s approvals and recommendations to the Village Board about the Kwik Trip and Schmitz Ready Mix proposals. Elkhorn’s annual Ribfest is this weekend, read […]