Month: May 2017

East Troy

Sidewalk Chalk-Art Festival returns

Second annual event set for Friday and Saturday By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Jo and Randy Timms are hoping for sunny weather Friday and Saturday for the second annual Sidewalk Chalk-Art Festival in East Troy. The Timms created the festival last year to celebrate the artistic work of students from […]



Kenneth James Borkowski, 67, of East Troy and formerly of New Berlin, died May 2, 2017, after fighting a courageous battle against cancer. He was born May 16, 1949, in Milwaukee, to the late Ervin and Martha (White) Borkowski. He married Karen Mae Surridge on May 15, 1999, at St. […]



Shelley Bower, 66, of East Troy, died May 3, 2017. She loved gardening, photography, and spending time with her great grand children. She really enjoyed life until an accident slowed her down. Survivors include her daughter, Shannon; grandchildren, Desire, Destiny and Tristen; great-grandchildren, Jayla, Maci, Ben, Robbie and Emerin; three […]



      Donald M. Houlberg, 85, of Evergreen Parkway Elkhorn, died unexpectedly May 3, 2017, at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center. He was born Oct. 24, 1931, in Chicago, to the late Victor K. and Gladys E. (Hunter) Houlberg. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Bachelor’s Degree […]



      Nellie Johanna Jeninga, 81, of Delavan, died May 2, 2017, at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center in Elkhorn. She was born in Heerlen, Netherlands, on Dec. 9, 1935, to Willem and Lina Kalma. She married Ted Jeninga on July 26, 1958, in Toronto, Canada. They moved to Delavan […]

Elkhorn area

Track boys win Pewaukee Invite

By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Derek Davey won three events and led the Elkhorn Area High School boys track & field team to a first-place finish April 28 in the Altheimer Invitational at Pewaukee High School. The girls finished seventh. The Elks compete Friday in an invitational at Edgerton High […]