Lake Geneva area

Bridge maintenance over Highway 12 results in overnight closures

The westbound lanes of Highway 12 will be closed overnight as the Wisconsin Department of Transportation maintains bridges. Over the next few weeks, bridges over westbound Highway 12 between Genoa City and Elkhorn will undergo maintenance including heat straightening of steel girders underneath the County B, Sheridan Springs Road and […]

 
 

Keefe Kares to honor Twin Oaks at annual celebration

For the past three years, Keefe Kares, the charitable branch of Keefe Real Estate, has held an annual celebration to help raise funds for the various nonprofit organizations supported by the foundation. This year, the event will be held on Sept. 28 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Activity […]

 
 

Businesses display work of area artists

A number of businesses in the Geneva Lakes area are displaying exhibits by local artists during September. The work of the following Geneva Lake Arts Foundation members will be on display at these locations: Alice Winn, the Lake Geneva Public Library, 918 W. Main St., Lake Geneva; Marty Carney, Lily […]

 
 

Community State Bank opens relocated Lake Geneva branch

Community State Bank opens relocated Lake Geneva branch

Community State Bank relocated its Lake Geneva office to 200 Interchange North. The newly updated office is near Geneva Square and opened for business Sept. 4. The new location includes additional office space, a meeting room and full service teller line. It also features a drive-thru, automated teller machine, safe […]

 
 

PTO treasurer pleads not guilty to stealing group’s funds

The treasurer of the Central Denison Elementary School parent-teacher organization pleaded not guilty to charges that stem from allegedly bilking more than $8,500 from the group over two years. Danielle L. Masoni, 37, of Lake Geneva, pleaded not guilty July 10 to unauthorized use of an entity’s identifying information or […]

 
 

Annual Alzheimer’s walk is Saturday

12th annual fundraising event kicks off at lakefront Hundreds of individuals, families and members of the corporate and small business community will join together on Saturday, Sept. 15 at Library Park in Lake Geneva for the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s. On-site registration begins at 8:30 a.m., with the […]

 
 

Stage provides portal to war experiences

Stage provides portal to war experiences

Veterans act through trauma with Feast of Crispian By Vicky Wedig SLN staff       A Milwaukee theater group was a saving grace for area veteran Raymond Hubbard as he underwent treatment for opiate addiction after getting hooked on painkillers when he was injured in Iraq.       “They saved my life,” […]

 
 

Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge offers tour

A portion of the Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge, N541 County Highway H, Genoa City, will open to the public, and a hike will be offered from 6 to 7:30 p.m. tomorrow, Sept. 11. The tour will be off the 86-acre Genoa City Tract, northeast of Genoa City on Highway H. […]

 
 

Welcome back

Welcome back

Badger teachers, staff and student mentors welcome freshmen to school on Sept. 4 for Badger High School’s first day of the 2018-19 school year. (Michael Hoey photo)

 
 

Child safety seat instructors host event in Lake Geneva

Child safety seat instructors host event in Lake Geneva

By Bridget Bartal SLN staff Certified child passenger safety technicians from all over Wisconsin recently hosted a child car seat check-up event at the Lake Geneva Fire Department, 730 Marshall St. The Aug. 21 event group was made up of 10 certified instructors and 36 volunteer technicians. “This week there […]