Lake Geneva area

Main Street closed after storm downs power lines

A portion of Highway 50 in Lake Geneva was closed for hours after a storm Wednesday night downed power lines and blew a transformer in the 1300 block of Main Street. Highway 50 closed at about 10:50 p.m. Wednesday between Maxwell Street and Sky Lane, according to the state Department […]

 
 

Speaker of the House visits Badger High School

Speaker of the House visits Badger High School

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent Speaker of the House Paul Ryan visited with social studies classes at Lake Geneva Badger High School on May 12. The House of Representatives was on recess last week, and Ryan spends recesses in his home district meeting with constituents, he said. When asked how […]

 
 

Kayaker drowns on Geneva Lake

Kayaker drowns on Geneva Lake

A 22-year man drown and his companion was rescued Thursday evening when their kayaks overturned on Geneva Lake, according to the Lake Geneva Fire Department. The department was dispatched to the lake in an area just off shore of Covenant Harbor Bible Camp, 1724 W. Main St., at 6:27 p.m. […]

 
 

Teacher of the year

Teacher of the year

      Brookwood Middle School teacher Mary Ellen Kanthack is among four teachers statewide named teacher of the year Wednesday. Look for her story and more photos in next week’s Lake Geneva Times and Genoa City Report. (Vicky Wedig photo)

 
 

Orchestra members present chamber music concert

Orchestra members present chamber music concert

By Tom Ganser Correspondent On March 19, in the setting of Holy Communion Episcopal Church in Lake Geneva, an audience of 80 people was treated to the third and final Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra chamber music concert for the 2016-17 season. The concert began with the music of Wolfgang Amadeus […]

 
 

Students from Lake Geneva present research projects at UW-Whitewater

Students from Lake Geneva present research projects at UW-Whitewater

By Tom Ganser Correspondent Madeline Rausch and Amanda Danno, 2013 and 2014 graduates of Badger High School, respectively, were among 148 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater students who participated in the 22nd annual Undergraduate Research Day in the Hamilton Room of the James R. Connor University Center. The research and creativity projects […]

 
 

Show time: Geneva Theater back in business

Show time: Geneva Theater back in business

  By Vicky Wedig Community Editor The Geneva Theater opened its doors to movie-goers Friday for the first time in years. Burlington businessman Shad Branen bought the 89-year-old theater on Broad Street in April and began $2 million in renovations. Ontario native Daniel Colwell was brought on as the theater’s […]

 
 

Home catches fire in Town of Geneva

A house on Oak Road in the Town of Geneva caught fire Monday, and its residents escaped without harm. The Lake Geneva Fire Department responded to N3393 Oak Road at about 10:30 p.m. Monday and found a single-family home with fire showing on an exterior wall, according to the department. […]

 
 

Winterfest 2017

Winterfest 2017

The Idaho team composed of of Jeff Weston, Richard Brown and Bill Dow set up in Flat Iron Park in Lake Geneva on Friday during the 2017 U.S. National Snow Sculpting Championships. The team’s sculpture, sponsored by the City of Lake Geneva, incorporated animals and sea life in its design. […]

 
 

Lake Geneva native pulls in Diva Quest crown

Lake Geneva native pulls in Diva Quest crown

By Jennifer Eisenbart Staff Writer It wasn’t the first time Genevieve Heyward had tried for the Riverport Chorus DivaQuest crown, but it will be the last. Heyward, a senior at Lake Geneva Badger High School, used her final year of eligibility – and a jazzy approach to Taylor Swift’s “Blank […]

 
 
 
 
 

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