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    By Heather Ruenz Editor It was evident from the get-go that Whitewater came into Saturday’s Division 3 state title game prepared to leave it all on the floor. When the final buzzer sounded at the packed Resch Center in Green Bay, the Whippets had made history with their […]


Website hampered by hosting problems

This website and several others operated by Southern Lakes Newspapers have been inaccessible from time to time over the past three days due to technical problems experienced by the company’s third-party hosting provider. We apologize for the site delays and have been assured by our hosting provider that the problem […]

Whitewater area

One more game

Lady Whippets to play for state title Saturday By Heather Ruenz Editor The Lady Whippets came out of the gate Friday ready to play and never let up, leading the entire semi-final game and defeating Div. 3 defending champion Kettle Moraine Lutheran, 47-30. On Saturday, around 2:30 p.m., Whitewater (27-0) will face […]

Whitewater area

Unbeaten and hungry

 Lady Whippets head to state for first time in school history By Adam Knoll Sports Correspondent The Lady Whippets remain undefeated and with the most recent win, Saturday against Dodgeville in the sectional final, have earned a trip to the WIAA State Girls Basketball Tournament for the first time in […]


A pair of troopers

Mallory Bulow and Jackie Siedenburg-Sis sell Girl Scout cookies for Elkhorn Troop 3305 to Joan Kaye of Delavan at the recent Barnyard Bargain Bonanza at the Walworth County Fairgrounds. The indoor flea market will again be returning to the fairgrounds on March 28 with proceeds benefit the Walworth County Fair’s […]


Meth lab discovered in Darien

Residents arrested, face felony charges Police busted a meth lab and arrested its suspected operators in Darien on Tuesday morning. Deputies from the Walworth County Drug Enforcement Unit and officers from the City of Delavan Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration and Division of Criminal Investigation executed a search […]