Archive for: August, 2021

Jazzing up summer

Jazzing up summer

Members of the Underground Sound Jazz Combo take the stage at Sunset Park in Elkhorn in July for the Sounds of Sunset concert series, sponsored by Matheson Memorial Library. Kyle Deschner, who is from Delavan, created the group. The free, weekly concerts were part of the library’s summer reading program. […]

 
 

GERALD WAELTI

GERALD WAELTI

      Gerald “Jerry” Waelti, 83, of Delavan, passed away on Aug. 26, 2021, at Vintage on the Ponds in Delavan. He was born in Monroe on May 25, 1938, to John and Anna (Disch) Waelti. He was raised on the family farm in Juda. After graduating from Juda High School, […]

 
 

BRADLEY W. GRABOW

BRADLEY W. GRABOW

      Bradley W. Grabow, 58, of Delavan, passed away on Aug. 27, 2021, at home. He was born in Elkhorn on March 25, 1963, to Ronald and Billie June (Schultz) Grabow. Brad graduated from Delavan-Darien High School in 1981. He attended UW-Madison on a football scholarship and was a three-year […]

 
 

BRUCE J. TUREK

Bruce J. Turek, 81, of Delavan, passed away on Aug. 27, 2021, at Mercy Walworth Hospital. Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 3, at Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan.

 
 

CHARLES EMERSON

Charles I. Emerson, 88, of Delavan, passed away on Aug. 26, 2021, at home in Delavan. A visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 2, at Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan.

 
 

GEORGE GALLION

George Gallion Jr., 76, of Wausau, passed away on Aug. 29, 2021. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.

 
 

CLAUDE BOWERS

Claude “Fritz” Bowers, 70, of Beloit, passed away on Aug. 24, 2021, at the VA Hospital in Madison. Funeral and visitation services were held Aug. 30, at Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan.

 
 

Scarecrow Fest returns

Delavan event to feature a walk, fall activities and more Downtown Delavan will usher in the fall season with the 21st annual Scarecrow Fest on Saturday, Sept. 18. The free festival is a community-wide, family-oriented event featuring decorative scarecrows, family activities, live entertainment, craft and vendor fairs, and so much […]

 
 

Welcome aboard!

Welcome aboard!

Whitewater Unified School District recently welcomed new staff members, from the left: (front row) Morgan Huntley, MS science; Colleen Coleman-Jayne, HS science; William Breitsprecher, MS digital life skills; Nicole Meier, advanced learner; Bethany Worth, HS English learner; (second row) Melissa Rinn, Lakeview fifth grade; Samantha Kessler, Lakeview special education; Yvonne […]

 
 

Town of Delavan PD officer promoted to captain

Town of Delavan PD officer promoted to captain

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent Town of Delavan police officer Stefanie Adams was honored at a recent Town Board meeting for her promotion to captain by Police Chief Raymond Clark. Adams was sworn in by clerk Kristy McKristy. Her husband, Josh, who is a K-9 handler for the Walworth County […]