Lake Geneva area

City refuses to release memo to multiple outlets

By Bob Peryea Correspondent The City of Lake Geneva finds itself the subject of legal action in an attempt by a local citizens’ action group to review a memo of under-standing between the City and a local land-holding corporation. According to a press re-lease from Care for Lake Geneva, a […]

 
 

Art stolen from deceased father’s estate auction

Art stolen from deceased father’s estate auction

By Alexandrea Dahlstrom SLN STAFF Police are looking for someone who stole a $3,000 painting from a Lake Geneva auction site Nov. 17. A Judy Larson horse print went missing from the home of Keith Krause, a 45-year-old building contractor, who died July 12 after falling through a roof on […]

 
 

Light up your life

Light up your life

Enjoy an elaborate display of more than a million lights across Grand Geneva Resort & Spa’s 1,300 acres of rolling countryside. The resort’s 18th annual Christmas in the Country festival continues through Dec. 30 inside The Lodge at Grand Geneva and features dozens of mechanical holiday displays, daily holiday teas, […]

 
 

Badger High School serves up farm-to-school program with 10K grant

Badger High School serves up farm-to-school program with 10K grant

District named winner in America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education Students at Badger High School will soon be learning production agriculture year-round, and the crops they produce in the classroom will be served up on the lunch trays of their fellow students. Thanks to the support of local farmers and America’s […]

 
 

The Cove Hotel’s financial woes continue

By Bob Peryea Correspondent The saga of the receivership and the whereabouts of over $1 million at the Cove in Lake Geneva continue as the parties are headed back to court on Nov. 14. Last month, PNC Bank sued in court to have a receiver assigned to the hotel to […]

 
 

Four teens arrested for home invasion in Lake Geneva

Four teens arrested for home invasion in Lake Geneva

Four teens, ages 13-16, were arrested Tuesday after they invaded a Lake Geneva home, according to a press release from Lake Geneva Police Chief Michael S. Rasmussen. The Lake Geneva Police Department received a complaint of the home invasion in the 900 block of Marshall Street at 7:30 p.m. on […]

 
 

The Cove in Lake Geneva in receivership

The Cove in Lake Geneva in receivership

By Bob Peryea Correspondent   A Lake Geneva landmark has been placed in receiver-ship by a Walworth County Circuit Court judge because of questions arising from an unpaid loan and the whereabouts of nearly $1 million, according to court records. On Sept. 27, Circuit Court Judge John R. Race placed […]

 
 

Neglected Great Danes continuing to improve as investigation continues

When six emaciated Great Danes entered the Lakeland Animal Shelter on Sept. 22, they had several medical conditions. These included being covered in fecal matter, skin infections, intestinal parasites and being severely under nourished.

                   By Alexandrea Dahlstrom SLN Staff Six emaciated Great Danes entered the Lakeland Animal Shelter on Sept. 22. According to shelter officials, the dogs were found running at large on Sheridan Springs Road in the Town of Lyons. A resident called the […]

 
 

Fast times at ‘Mountain High’

Fast times at ‘Mountain High’

By Alexandrea Dahlstrom Staff Writer   “I’m not going to lie. It was pretty terrifying. I never got that scared before, but I love it. I live for it,” said 25-year-old Kerry Lofy of his recent BASE-jumping experience in Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland. BASE (bridges, antennae, spans and earth) jumping is when […]

 
 

Jazz Ambassadors performing at LGMS

Jazz Ambassadors performing at LGMS

By Karen Bullock Correspondent Lake Geneva Middle School will host the Jazz Ambassadors at 7 p.m. Oct. 26. The Jazz Ambassadors is the United States Army’s touring big band. Since 1967, this 19-member group has performed for audiences in all 50 states and in countries around the world. The group […]