Archive for: March, 2017

Girls basketball players named to All-RVC teams

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Three members of the East Troy girls basketball team recently earned All-Rock Valley Conference North Division honors. Leading the trio was sophomore Erin Rice, who was named to the second team. She was joined by sophomore Mackenzie Lindow and senior Maddie Rosin, who were named honorable […]

 
 

Learn about spring migration birds

Wayne Rohde, an expert birder and past board member of the Lakeland Audubon Society, will present a program next week on warblers and other spring migratory birds. Rohde’s focus will be on wood warblers, how to find and identify them, by sight and by song. He will also share a […]

 
 

WMS teacher Schimming named Herb Kohl Teacher Fellow

WMS teacher Schimming named Herb Kohl Teacher Fellow

By Ryan Spoehr Staff writer When John Schimming received a letter from the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation earlier this month, he was a bundle of nerves “I saw where it was from. I was kind of nervous. Fortunately, my wife was driving at the time after we picked up the […]

 
 

Rest stop

Rest stop

      Sand hill cranes take a break from their migration flight north near a cornfield and Whitewater Creek south of Whitewater recently. (Bob Mischka photo)

 
 

Whippets track and field looking ahead to remainder of 2017 season

Whippets track and field looking ahead to remainder of 2017 season

By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent Coming into this season, it will be John Houwers’ eighth as the head man in charge of the Whitewater High School boys and girls track and field teams. Being the head coach for that many years can familiarize one with the program, and Houwers knows exactly […]

 
 

Ciriacks, Vukovich make All-RVC first team

By Dan Truttschel Correspondent Four members of the East Troy boys basketball team recently earned All-Rock Valley Conference North Division honors. Leading the way were a pair of first-team selections, senior Jonathan Ciriacks and freshman A.J. Vukovich. The Trojans also landed two players –Jared Brehm and Nick Bourdo – on […]

 
 

Child porn traced to East Troy home

By Vicky Wedig Staff Writer An initial appearance was adjourned until March 24 for a Town of East Troy man charged with having child pornography and marijuana. Bret A. Strong, 53, was charged March 17 in Walworth County Circuit Court with possession of child pornography and delivering marijuana. According to […]

 
 

MICHELLE M. LUTTER

MICHELLE M. LUTTER

     Michelle M. Lutter, 44, passed away surrounded by her loving family on March 19, 2017. She was born Sept. 10, 1972, to the late Michael and Judith Lutter. She worked at Medicoil, a medical manufacturing company in Lake Geneva for over 22 years. She was also a long […]

 
 

WBHS Drama Club to perform this weekend

WBHS Drama Club to perform this weekend

‘And Then There Were None’ student-run and directed By Penny Gruetzmacher Correspondent The Williams Bay High School Drama Club, which is student-run and student-directed, will bring the play “And Then There Were None” to the stage tonight and Saturday. The play, by Agatha Christie, is co-directed by Sophie Gumble, club […]

 
 

Council votes to retain real estate broker

City leaders pleased with level of service ICI offers By Kellen Olshefski Correspondent The City of Elkhorn Common Council voted unanimously in favor of renewing its contract with ICI Commercial to provide real estate broker services for the city’s business park at its meeting Monday night. In a special meeting […]