Month: August 2022

Delavan News

New developments coming to Delavan

By Michael S. Hoey CORRESPONDENT       The Common Council approved several actions on Aug. 16 that will pave the way for several new developments to begin in the City of Delavan.       The largest development is a proposed new apartment complex at the intersection of Phoenix Street and Faryl Ave. […]



      Barbara J. Bielinski (nee Barwick) entered into eternal life on Aug. 26, 2022, at the age of 81. Beloved wife of Eugene for almost 60 years; dear mother of Edward (Gail) Bielinski, Paul (Darlene) Bielinski, Anne-Marie Bielinski Crowley, and Christopher (Jenny Geiser) Bielinski; proud grandmother of Joel (Carrie) Theder, […]



Charles “Chuck” Lenard Christenson, 76, passed away Aug. 25, 2022, at home surrounded by his family. Chuck was born Aug. 19, 1946, the son of Lenard Duane and Arlene Ruth (Hahn) Christenson. He lived his entire life in rural Walworth and was a 1964 graduate of Big Foot High School. […]



      Edward R. Riley “Gramps” was born Aug. 22, 1944, in Harvard, Illinois, to James and Lucille (Bailey) Riley. He passed away on Aug. 21, 2022, at Aurora Summit Hospital in Oconomowoc. Born into a rural homestead outside of Harvard, Illinois, Ed left the family farm and enlisted in the […]



      Mary Kapitan, 82, of Elkhorn, passed away on Aug. 25, 2022, at her home. She was born in Vrhnika, Slovenia on Dec. 16, 1939, the daughter of Karol and Mary (Opeka) Hren. Mary was united in marriage to Dennis M. Kapitan Sr. on Feb. 19, 1966, at Mother of […]



Gary C. Hamilton, 72, of Elkhorn, went home to his heavenly Father Aug. 26, 2022, at his home, surrounded by his family. He was born July 7, 1950, in Randolph, Ohio, to the late Paul and Virginia (Jones) Hamilton. He served in the U.S. Navy for six years. While he […]

Elkhorn News

Foreigner stands the test of time

By Jennifer Eisenbart EDITOR       For Foreigner keyboardist Michael Bluestein, the work of the band – a group that has remained relevant from the 1970s until now – survives because of its music.       “This is music that continues to resonate with people,” he explained. “It’s become part of the […]