Month: January 2017



      Ann E. Ledger, of Elkhorn, died Monday Jan. 16, 2017, at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center. She was born in Chicago, the daughter of the late Francis and Hattie (Pederson) Hollnberger. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater with a Bachelor’s degree in Education. She was united in […]



      Jerry Welch, 81, died peacefully at his home on Jan. 28, 2017, in Kalamazoo, Mich. The son of Willard and Evelyn Welch, Jerry was born in a small town in Illinois and he spent his formative years in Elkhorn, where he successfully played football, basketball and baseball. […]



      Raymond C. “RC” Fehrm, of Darien, died Jan. 25, 2017, at his home. He was born April 8, 1952, in Elkhorn to Marlyn and Audrey (Gransee) Fehrm. He is survived by his son Seth (Mindy) Fehrm; his lifelong partner, Tori Wille; grandchildren Chance, Autumn and Kirra; Tori’s […]



      Clarence J. Kozlowski, 93, of Racine, formerly of Whitewater, died Jan. 27, 2017, at St. Mary’s Wheaton Franciscan Hospital in Racine. He was born July 18, 1923, in Lublin, to Alexander and Julia (Damski) Kozlowski, he married Loretta Young on Dec. 14, 1956, in Chicago. She preceded […]

East Troy

Busing to stay in house

School Board votes to invest in transportation By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Community Schools Board of Education voted to invest in the district’s transportation department and keep the district’s busing in house at the Jan. 23 meeting. District administration had asked the board to consider investing in […]


UWW Police Department to swear in K-9 Hawk

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Police Department will swear in its newest K-9 officer in a public event at the University Center. Everyone is invited to attend the swearing-in ceremony of K-9 Hawk, the newest member of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater police department. The event is 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31. […]

Elkhorn area

Over the hump

Elkhorn beats Demons for first time in 16 tries By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Elks exorcised some Demons Jan. 20 in a Southern Lakes Conference boys high school basketball game at Burlington. The Elks beat the Demons 58-48 for the program’s first win over Burlington in almost a decade. […]