East Troy

Going to the dogs

Going to the dogs

Key Club raising money for dog park By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy High School Key Club is in the process of building a dog park by East Troy Village Hall and is asking the community for help in raising funds for the project. With the support of […]

 
 

Cycling Classic route debated

Village Board requests more information on proposed changes By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Village Board put off approving the 2019 Cycling Classic until the March 18 meeting after board members raised concerns about the proposed route change at the March 4 meeting. East Troy Area Chamber of […]

 
 

School District seeks volunteers for referendum committee

The East Troy Community School District is looking for 16 community representatives to serve on the ad hoc referendum committee. The district would like four representatives from each of the following categories: parents, businesses, municipalities, and general community/citizens. Preference given to those who have not been on a school committee […]

 
 

East Troy man charged for role in injury crash

Driver reportedly refused alternative transportation A twice-convicted drunken driver is charged with causing great bodily harm by intoxicated use of a motor vehicle after crashing his car in the Town of Yorkville early March 10 leaving a Waterford woman with life-threatening injuries. Ryan J. Kamps, 37, of East Troy, appeared […]

 
 

Assessing the airport

Village Board looks for metrics to gauge success By Tracy Ouellette SLN STAFF The East Troy Village Board had asked the Municipal Airport Manager Walter Watkins to the Feb. 18 board meeting to give a quarterly report on the status of the airport and answer some questions about fuel sales. […]

 
 

Lyons man found with 13 pounds of pot, $20,000

A Town of Lyons man is charged with six felony and two misdemeanor offenses after being found with nearly 13 pounds of marijuana and $20,000 cash in his Pleasant Street home. Donald J. Puchalski III, 25, who has a Burlington address, was charged Feb. 1 in Walworth County Circuit Court […]

 
 

Middle school hosts district Solo Ensemble Festival

Middle school hosts district Solo Ensemble Festival

East Troy sends jazz vocalist to state competition East Troy Middle School student Randy Jacob will be competing in the state solo ensemble competition after receiving a Class A Excellent first-place rating plus star at Saturday’s Wisconsin School of Music Associations District Solo Ensemble Festival at the middle school. More […]

 
 

This week in the East Troy News…

This week in the East Troy News…

The East Troy High School varsity wrestling team is sending four grapples to the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Division 2 State Tournament at the Kohl Center in Madison this weekend. The East Troy Village Board is looking for metrics to gauge the success of the municipal airport Dave and Reenie […]

 
 

East Troy PTO having shoe drive fundraiser

East Troy PTO having shoe drive fundraiser

  Money to be used for new playground equipment The East Troy Elementary PTO is having a shoe drive fundraiser until April 12 to raise funds for additional, new playground equipment for Prairie View Elementary School. ETE PTO will earn funds based on the total weight of the pairs of […]

 
 

East Troy house designated a historic site

East Troy house designated a historic site

Jim and Shirley Zimmerman’s home at W425 Miller Road in the Town of East Troy is listed on both the National Trust of Historic Sites and the State of Wisconsin Historic Sites Registries. The Zimmerman’s bought the estate formerly known as “Park Lawn Farm” which had been the home of […]