Archive for: March, 2021

Community Closet seeks to help those in need

Community Closet seeks to help those in need

The Community Closet at The Old Bell Tower Church, 225 Baldwin St., Sharon, has served residents in need since it first opened last September. The Community Closet, according to church officials, is run by group of five volunteers who are church members or attend a weekly bible study. Officials said […]

 
 

Concerns continue at Commerce Court

The prohibited left turn onto Highway 67 in Elkhorn causing issues By Kellen Olshefski Correspondent While road improvements in recent years at Commerce Court and Highway 67 were meant to alleviate traffic concerns, some drivers just can’t follow the rules of the road. That’s led to City of Elkhorn officials […]

 
 

KAREN M. WEIS

KAREN M. WEIS

      Karen M. Weis, 68, of Janesville, formerly of Delavan-Darien, passed away on March 20, 2021, at home. She was born on Nov. 17, 1952, to Arnold and Valda (Petersen) Larson. Karen graduated from Big Foot High School in 1971. She was united in marriage to John Weis on July […]

 
 

DAVID RITCHAY

David Ritchay, 34, of Delavan, passed away on March 24, 2021. A celebration of life will be held 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 3 at New Horizons Sports Bar in Delavan. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.

 
 

ROBERT E. DOYLE

Robert E. Doyle, of Greendale, was reunited with his beloved wife, Janet (nee Harding) on March 24, 2021, at the age of 85. Loving father of Elizabeth Doyle and Denise (William Eubanks) Doyle; dear brother of Rosemary (the late Bud) Mallory; dear brother-in-law of Norma (William) Donnelly, Louis (Mary Jo) […]

 
 

ARLENE OSTERMEIER

ARLENE OSTERMEIER

      Arlene Louise (Bjorngaard) Ostermeier, 89, passed away at Fort Memorial Hospital in Fort Atkinson on March 21, 2021, after a brief illness. She was born on Feb. 18, 1932, to Peder and Selma Bjorngaard in Wanamingo, Minnesota. She attended country school for eight years and graduated from Wanamingo High […]

 
 

JACQUELINE WALES

JACQUELINE WALES

      Jacqueline “Jackie” J. Wales, 89, of Elkhorn, died Thursday, March 25, 2021 at Kindred Hearts of Elkhorn. She was born April 27, 1931 in Dayton, Ohio, the daughter of the late John and Rachael Hohmann. She married Darrell E. Wales in Elkhorn on Aug. 27, 1950. Jackie was a […]

 
 

Studio 84 fundraisers on the horizon

Studio 84 fundraisers on the horizon

They include Gala Night with a cupcake battle, Mother’s Day baskets Studio 84 has a couple of fundraisers coming up with proceeds supporting arts programming services for people with disabilities. The public is invited to join the studio virtually for its annual Gala Night – themed Spring ReLeaf – on […]

 
 

Lake Lawn development moves forward

Council also gives nod to Harbor Freight Tools in former Shopko building By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Delavan Common Council approved two steps in the process for Lake Lawn Resort to build several residential units on the east end of the property called the Harbor Club at Lake Lawn […]

 
 

Dishing up dinner

Dishing up dinner

The Delavan Lions Club’s 58th Annual Dinner, featuring corned beef and cabbage and baked chicken, was held March 14 at The Village Supper Club. It featured two serving lines and followed CDC guidelines for social distancing; there were also carryout and curbside options available. Helping out at one of the […]