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Helping give animals a second chance

Helping give animals a second chance

Annual fundraiser benefits Lakeland Animal Shelter By Penny Gruetzmacher Correspondent More than 350 people attended the Second Chance Dinner, an annual fundraiser to support Lakeland Animal Shelter, held May 11 at The Abbey Resort in Fontana. Tables featured flowers donated by Wishing Well Florist of Elkhorn, pictures of animals available […]

 
 

Marching in memory

Marching in memory

The VFW Post 6375 color guard leads the Memorial Day parade in Elkhorn en route to Veterans Park for an observance that included music, guest speakers and the reading of the names of those lost who had served. See more photos from Memorial Day observances in Elkhorn and Sugar Creek […]

 
 

They did it!

They did it!

This year’s graduates from Lakeland School of Walworth County include, from the left, (front row) Meghan McEneany, Garrett Cook, Kameron Grenus, Margaret Barton, (middle) Daniel Dobrev, William Griffin, Tierra Hollinquest, Ryan Thatcher, Amber Agustin, (back) John Beckman, Angela Bishop, Nathan Fidler, Tyler Seidell, Dakota Frischmann, Jacob Lynch and Mathew Karasek. […]

 
 

The current issue of the Independent features…

The current issue of the Independent features…

The May 31 Elkhorn Independent includes the following: • A special section featuring the 2018 Elkhorn Area High School graduating class, sponsored by numerous local businesses is included; • The Common Council is set to decide tonight on a rezone which would allow Wisconsin Vision Associates to use the former […]

 
 

Getting adults into the outdoors

Sportsmen’s Campfire meetings to focus on fishing, hunting By Heather Ruenz SLN staff Numerous youth hunting and fishing programs are offered, which can leave adults who didn’t grow up learning those sports out in the cold, according to avid outdoorsman Bob Burton, of Elkhorn. “No program has been geared specifically […]

 
 

Elkhorn couple killed in crash Tuesday

Elkhorn couple killed in crash Tuesday

It occurred near Sterlingworth Drive in LaGrange An Elkhorn couple was killed and a man and teenager were injured in a crash yesterday afternoon in the Town of LaGrange. The two-car, head-on crash on highways 12 and 67, just south of Sterlingworth Drive, happened at about 4:25 p.m. Tuesday, according […]

 
 

Elkhorn scouts attend Lincoln Pilgrimage

Elkhorn scouts attend Lincoln Pilgrimage

Troop able to replace trailer with support of greater community Thousands of Scouts from all over the Midwest flocked to Springfield, Ill. April 27 to attend the 73rd Lincoln Pilgrimage including members of Elkhorn’s Troop 243, which camped on the side of serene Lake Springfield. The purpose of the Pilgrimage […]

 
 

United Way gearing up for annual 5K

Event is open to all and features a kids run By Heather Ruenz SLN staff The United Way of Walworth County is gearing up for its 9th Annual Run United, 5K Run/Walk and 1-mile Fun Run for kids, set for Saturday, June 16 at Babe Mann Park in Elkhorn. Mariann […]

 
 

Elkhorn Council awards contract for DPW facility

Also votes in favor of 24-hour a day security cameras at pool By Kellen Olshefski Correspondent The City of Elkhorn Common Council voted unanimously in favor of awarding a contract for the construction of the city’s new Department of Public Works facility to Scherrer Construction. DPW Operations Manager Matt Lindstrom […]

 
 

Auto Club ready to rock ‘n roll

Auto Club ready to rock ‘n roll

Elkhorn Area High School car show is Saturday By Heather Ruenz SLN staff For Elkhorn Area High School senior Cade Fink, the EAHS Auto Club’s car show, to be held Saturday, is an event that offers more than just an opportunity for vehicle enthusiasts to gather. “A lot of us […]

 
 
 
 
 

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