Month: February 2021


Local businesses offer a helping hand

Advanced Auto Clinic, Napa make donation to food pantry Advanced Auto Clinic and the Napa Auto Parts – both in Delavan – recently worked together to raise donations and awareness for the local food pantry. The Harold Johnson Food Pantry is located in the lower level of St. Andrew’s Church […]


Moving and shaking

Teen hopes to raise $50,000 for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society By Heather Ruenz Staff Writer If a big smile and positive attitude were the determining factors, Emma Jacobson would be a shoe-in as Student of the Year for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Jacobson, 17, a junior at Elkhorn Area […]


WUSD officials hold meeting with legislators

By Dave Fidlin Correspondent Broadband access, Wisconsin’s forthcoming biennium budget, COVID-19 and even marijuana legalization were among the disparate topics school officials in the Whitewater Unified district hashed over with state legislators at a recent meeting. The WUSD School Board and administrators annually meet with local representatives in both chambers […]

Lake Geneva area

Smooth slide

Ice Castles-Wisconsin, which is outside of Lake Geneva, is likely well on its way to a very successful season given the cooperation from Mother Nature by way of very cold temperatures late this winter. Carly and Brayden Waitzman, of Vernon Hills, Illinois, hold hands as they ride down the large […]


Village of Darien hires new administrator

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Village of Darien announced at its meeting last week the hiring of Lindsey Peterson as its new Administrator/Clerk/Treasurer. Current Administrator Rebecca LeMire is leaving the village effective Friday to become the new City Manager in Fort Atkinson. The Village Board voted unanimously to hire […]



In the twinkling of an eye, Joan Marie TerMaat-Schneider, 59, of Williams Bay, passed away on Dec. 14, 2020. She was born July 1, 1961, in Milwaukee, the daughter of Edward and Janet (Mitchell) TerMaat. Joan worked as registered nurse at Mercy Hospital Janesville on the surgical floor. She was […]



Colleen Lynn Robb, 61, of Delavan, passed away on Feb. 18, 2021, at Agrace Hospice Center in Janesville. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23 at St. Andrews Catholic Church in Delavan. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.



      Richard “Dick” Eugene August Radtke, 85, long-time Elkhorn resident, died peacefully, Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021 at his home. He was born on March 28, 1935 in Springfield. Dick graduated from Darien High School in 1953. He was a mechanic at local dealerships. Dick met the love of his life, […]