Archive for: March, 2014


Susan Marie Borre (Tetzlaff) of Palmyra, died March 30, 2014, at Rainbow Hospice,. Johnson Creek. She was born on May 25, 1944, to the late Antonia and Walter Tetzlaff of Dousman. She was the firstborn of her seven beloved brothers and sisters. She married Alan Borre in 1985 and they […]



Mary Ellen Weiler Garber, 77, died at Mercy Hospital on Friday, March 28, 2014. She was born July 11, 1936, in Richardson, N.D., to Eleanor Hoerner and William Forster. She received her Bachelors of Science degree and was a registered nurse while in college in the Twin Cities. She married […]



Kenneth E. Papcke, 87, of Delavan, died on March 28, 2014, at his home in Delavan, He was born April 4, 1927, in Cook County, Illinois, to Anna Papcke. He married Darlene Kuhnke on Sept. 24, 1960, in Elkhorn. He was a mechanic during his working career until his retirement. […]



Walter “Wally” James Costa, 63, of Delavan Lake, died on March 29, 2014, at Mercy Walworth Hospital and Medical Center Wally, as he was fondly called, was born in Chicago, on Dec. 21, 1950, to Leona J. Wisowaty and Walter James Costa. The family moved to Delavan Lake and became […]



Peter Darrell Hoelzel, 84, of North Little Rock, Ark., died on March 28, 2014. He was born on Jan. 1, 1930. He is a Vietnam Vet who proudly served in the United States Air Force for 22 years. He was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Margaret […]


Tomorrow is Election Day

The Spring General Election is Tuesday, April 1. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. The big election in the area is the East Troy Community School District Board of Education with three candidates – Mike Zei (inc.), Chris Smith and Steve Lambrechts on the ballot for the […]


Lots of clowning around

Lots of clowning around

New clown classes set for April 12 in Whitewater By Tom Ganser Correspondent About a dozen residents of The Glen in Whitewater got into the Mardi Gras mood March 2 thanks to a visit by four “Rookie Clowns” participating in the Whitewater First United Methodist Church’s “Clown Ministry” under the […]


Sweet smiles of victory

Sweet smiles of victory

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Warhawk women competed in the NCAA Division III Championship final four in Stevens Point last weekend. They lost their first game on Friday night to Whitman College, 85-70, but came back to win the third place, consolation game against Tufts, 72-54, on Saturday night. Senior Mary […]


Three vie for two open School Board seats in East Troy

By Tracy Ouellette Editor With a possible referendum on the November ballot to address the facility needs in the East Troy Community School District, the three candidates facing off for the two open seats on the Board of Education have been fielding a lot of questions as to what is […]


Seniors in the Park

The Seniors in the Park program is for adults ages 55 and older from Whitewater and surrounding areas. There are no fees required to join, nor is there a membership list.   Mixing It Up With Watercolor Thursdays, April 3-May 1, 1-4 p.m. This five-week watercolor session will focus on […]