Elkhorn

Peter Pan will be flying at EAHS

Peter Pan will be flying at EAHS

By Heather Ruenz Staff Writer The Elkhorn Area High School encourages members of the greater community to see Peter Pan and join Peter, Wendy, Michael and John in the high-flying adventure that aims to whisk attendees away to a place where dreams are born and no one ever grows up. […]

 
 

Card, games and more

Women’s Club event includes dinner, silent auction and raffles The Elkhorn Women’s Club is gearing up for its annual Card and Game Night, which supports the club’s mission to offer scholarships to local high school students. The Wednesday, April 10 event will be at the Monte Carlo Room, 720 Wisconsin […]

 
 

Dancing for a New Beginning

Dancing for a New Beginning

  Area Rotary Clubs unite efforts for regional domestic abuse support center For the first time, Rotary Clubs throughout Walworth County are joining forces to help raise funds and awareness for an important cause that affects people of all ages countywide – domestic violence. Dancing for a New Beginning will […]

 
 

Need for domestic violence shelter not an issue

Need for domestic violence shelter not an issue

But there are concerns about potential location in Elkhorn By Cathy Kozlowicz Correspondent While the community appears to be divided on where a domestic shelter may end up in Elkhorn, people are united about the importance of such a facility. “It is the location that is the problem,” said Elkhorn […]

 
 

Shuffling for a cause

Shuffling for a cause

At the Nick Van Dyke Memorial Shamrock Shuffle, held last Saturday at Lauderdale Landing, members of the greater community and beyond once again showed up to support the cause, which this year will include a donation to the Elkhorn Area High School FFA in memory of Nick Sergi, a local […]

 
 

Recent Driving Forces event focused on retail

Recent Driving Forces event focused on retail

Area chambers and the Walworth County Economic Development Alliance recently continued the Driving Forces series. The first event in this year’s series was held at Elkhorn Area High School Feb. 19 and focused on retail. Walworth County has a significant amount of retail between its unique shops, attractions, golf course, […]

 
 

Committee recommends changes to DPW staffing in Elkhorn

By Kellen Olshefski Correspondent The City of Elkhorn Municipal Services and Utilities Committee opted in favor of recommending the full Council support a reorganization of department of public works staffing at its meeting Monday. City of Elkhorn Public Works Operations Manager Matt Lindstrom said he has been discussing the topic […]

 
 

When the barn is a rockin’…

When the barn is a rockin’…

By Chad Hensiak Correspondent The Walworth County Fairground is a non-profit organization on a 90-acre plot in Elkhorn containing a heated activity center, barns, historic buildings, a racetrack, campgrounds and more. As general manager to the fairgrounds, Larry Gaffey is always looking for new ways to raise money for the […]

 
 

Council approves fireworks display

It will cost roughly $1,400 more this year By Kellen Olshefski Corrrespondent The City of Elkhorn Common Council voted unanimously in favor of approving spending an additional 13 percent on fireworks for this year’s July 4 fireworks display at its meeting Monday night. The cost for the city to light […]

 
 

Getting chili

Getting chili

At the Chili & Soup Cook Off Feb. 28 at Elkhorn Area Middle School, Lisa Koss and Mindy Binnie greet guests at the door. The Elkhorn Autism Support Team presented the event, sponsored by Frank’s Piggly Wiggly and Culver’s. It also featured a live auction and 50/50 raffle. See more […]