Lake Geneva area

Genoa City teen gets stayed jail sentence for distributing images of sexual encounter

A Genoa City teenager received a stayed sentence of nine months in jail for his role in a sexual encounter with a schoolmate and circulating images of the tryst. Tias L. Larson, 18, was sentenced Aug. 4 to nine months in jail with work-release privileges on each of three counts […]

 
 

Badger to get new turf fields

Badger to get new turf fields

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent Badger High School is in the process of replacing its soccer, varsity baseball and varsity softball fields with artificial turf fields. The soccer field is being replaced now and the baseball and softball infields will be completed later in August. Athletic Director Jim Kluge said […]

 
 

Fundraiser at Champs to benefit White River Park

From 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 24, the Friends of the White River County Park will have a pig roast fundraiser at Champs Bar and Grill in Lake Geneva for a pig roast fundraiser. Hikers, nature lovers and people who love historical places and the outdoors will gather to raise […]

 
 

Teen pleads guilty

  Lesser charges in videotaping sex case could lead to jail time, fines A felony charge against a Genoa City teenager for his role in circulating images of a sexual encounter with a Badger High School classmate was dismissed. Instead, Tias L. Larson, now 18, pleaded guilty July 7 to […]

 
 

Christian Arts Centre to present ‘Brigadoon’

Christian Arts Centre to present ‘Brigadoon’

The Christian Arts Centre of Chapel on the Hill community church will present “Brigadoon” this summer. “Brigadoon,” a book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe, is about two American tourists who stumble upon Brigadoon, a mysterious Scottish village that appears for only one day every […]

 
 

Friends of Library to have book sale

In celebration of its 40th anniversary, the Friends of the Lake Geneva Public Library will have its annual book sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 12 and 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 13. The sale will take place the east end of Library Park in Lake Geneva. […]

 
 

Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra performs final concert of series

Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra performs final concert of series

By Tom Ganser Correspondent On May 20, the Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra concluded its 2016-17 concert series “Sound in Motion” with a performance of Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony No. 1. However, orchestra Music Director David Anderson’s opening comments to the audience at Calvary Community Church in Williams Bay made it […]

 
 

Child porn traced to Lake Geneva man

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for June 23 for a Lake Geneva sex offender found with child pornogra-phy. David L. Tarlo, 45, was charged June 15 in Walworth County Circuit Court with possession of child pornogra-phy as a repeater and failure to register with the state Sex Offender Registry. According […]

 
 

Safety Town program graduates 62

Safety Town program graduates 62

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent Safety Town, an educational program for children entering kindergarten in the fall in Walworth County, graduated 62 kids on Friday at Lake Geneva Middle School. The program is designed to teach kids safety lessons including water safety, fire safety, crossing the street, seat belts, stranger […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 
 
 
 

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