Archive for: May, 2018

In this week’s Independent…

In this week’s Independent…

The May 3 Elkhorn Independent includes the following:recently • Elkhorn Rotary Club members and Elkhorn Area Middle School students team up in a tree-planting project near the school in conjunction with Earth Day; • The city’s sidewalks project will proceed as planned following the April 30 vote by the Common […]

 
 

Elkhorn sidewalk projects to proceed as planned

By Kellen Olshefski Correspondent The City of Elkhorn Common Council voted unanimously last week in favor of continuing the sidewalk extension project along West Lawn and Edgewood avenues. Below is a recap of what happened at the Municipal Services and Utilities Committee meeting that led to the council revisiting the […]

 
 

This week in the East Troy News…

This week in the East Troy News…

Thomas’ Greenhouse and Gardens has opened in the old 3D Greenhouses and Gifts in Mukwonago. The family has been in the gardening business for three generations and has big plans for the large gardening center. Read all about what they’re up to for the spring planting season in this week’s […]

 
 

GILBERT A. GREENE

Gilbert A. Greene, 87, of Elkhorn, passed away May 2, 2018, at his home in Elkhorn. He was born Oct. 2, 1930, in Milwaukee, to the late Gilbert and Eleanor (Krohn) Greene. Gil married Jean M. Chrast Feb. 5, 1955, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Elkhorn. He was a […]

 
 

ET soccer team wins home invite

Girls face tough second half of season By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The East Troy High School girls soccer team entered the second half of its own invitational finale Saturday looking for a spark. And with the help of plenty of teamwork, that’s just what the Trojans found. East Troy’s Aubrey […]

 
 

Celebrate Star Wars Day on the East Troy Square

Celebrate Star Wars Day on the East Troy Square

Construction continues but upcoming events will go on as planned By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Utility work on the East Troy Village Square is still underway, but events scheduled for Village Square Park will go on as planned, including tonight’s May the Fourth Be With You celebration. The East Troy […]

 
 

CARL R. KESTER

Carl R. Kester, 82, of Waupaca, died May 1, 2018, at home. He was born Dec. 16, 1935, in Spring Prairie, to the late William and Luella (Leudtke) Kester. He graduated from high school in 1953. Carl entered the military in 1956, served during the Vietnam War, and eventually retired […]

 
 

BARBARA J. RUPPERT

BARBARA J. RUPPERT

Barbara J. “Bobbie” Ruppert, 85, passed away April 24, 2018, at St. Mary’s Care Center, with her loving husband of 67 years, by her side. She was born on June 30, 1932, in Elkhorn, to the late William and Iva (Harvestein) Young. Barb graduated from East Troy High School in […]