Archive for: August, 2019

School boards approves suicide prevention program

By Cathy Kozlowicz Correspondent Kids talk to kids. Darien resident Jeff Fuller said that is the key concept in helping prevent suicide. When his 17-year old son, Cole, ended his life April 4, he remembers the messages received from Cole’s classmates. “Just so guilt-ridden,” Fuller said. “We all knew something […]


Square Fest in East Troy

East Troy’s First Fridays event series continues with Square Fest from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 2, at East Troy Village Square Park, 2881 Main St. The event will feature live music on the Square and in surrounding businesses, food vendors, kids crafts and East Troy’s First Fridays […]


Two girls killed, three people injured in crash with semi truck

Two girls killed, three people injured in crash with semi truck

Two girls, 7 and 14, were killed and three members of their families were injured Thursday evening when the SUV they were riding in collided with a semitrailer truck on Highway 12 in Whitewater. According to the Walworth County Sheriff’s Office, the deceased are Kaylinn Wilken, 14, of Waterford, and […]


Joel Myers

JOEL RICHARD MYERS Joel Richard Myers, 58, of Delavan died unexpectedly on July 30, 2019. Memorial services are 5 p.m. Saturday, at the Betzer Funeral Home, Delavan. Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 to 5 p.m. on Saturday.  


Discussion continues on potential City Hall sites

By Kellen Olshefski Correspondent During its Committee of the Whole meeting last week, the City of Elkhorn Common Council selected three sites for an in-depth analysis of their potential for use as a location for the new City Hall. Bill Henry and Dan Kehoe of Kehoe-Henry and Associates – the […]


Land use, long-range planning discussed

By Dave Fidlin Correspondent Municipal officials across the state ventured to Whitewater recently to hear an expert speak about such issues as land use designations, preparing for the future and staying in compliance of state laws. The Whitewater Plan and Architectural Review Commission hosted the workshop July 18. Attendees included […]