Elkhorn

Council again approves additional EMS staff

Past year has seen better service from city due to additional EMT By Kellen Olshefski Editor The Elkhorn Common Council voted in favor of a contract to continue outsourcing to a private ambulance service through 2015. Continuing to contract...

 

County Board rescinds donation from Kikkoman

Concerns about unknowns and environmental impact prompt county to halt use of soy brine By Kellen Olshefski Editor After discussion and review throughout this fall, the Walworth County Board of Supervisors voted Nov. 12 in favor of rescinding...

 

Hope Walk donates $15,000 to cancer treatment assistance

Hope Walk donates $15,000 to cancer treatment assistance

  Carrie Swatek (from left), Sue Harris, Rosemary Gardner and Wendy Nowak of Hope Walk present a $15,000 check to Lisa Just, Aurora Health Care President of the Burlington/Walworth market, and Michelle Weber, Director Foundation Development...

 

County approves 2015 budget and tax levy

Tax levy to increase by about a half percent By Kellen Olshefski Editor The Walworth County Board of Supervisors approved its amended 2015 budget and tax levy appropriation during a special meeting Wednesday, Nov. 12. The votes for the amendment...

 

Stranded in North Korea

Stranded in North Korea

Grant McMillin shares his story of his time in North Korea’s Chosin Reservoir and the ensuing three years as a prisoner of war with other veterans, students, faculty and staff at a special Veteran’s Day ceremony held on Monday at Elkhorn...

 

Elk Fund delivers grants to school district

Elk Fund delivers grants to school district

Christine Russel (from left), Amanda Wallace, Danielle Pann-Schultz and Jennifer Taylor all received grants from Elkhorn Fund Advisory Fund Board Members Gerry Petersen (center) and Jason Tadlock (right) at Monday night’s school board meeting....

 

Council forms oversight committee for pool project

By Kellen Olshefski Editor With concerns needing council approval for change orders before completing work could slow, or even halt, the Sunset Park pool project, the Elkhorn Common Council voted in favor of forming an oversight committee during...

 

Carson’s Christmas Card features Elkhorn’s iconic Sprague Theatre

Carson’s Christmas Card features Elkhorn’s iconic Sprague Theatre

This year’s Elkhorn Area Chamber of Commerce Christmas Card features a watercolor painting of the Sprague Theatre by commissioned artist T. James Carson. The painting was unveiled at the Oct. 18 Oktoberfest celebration and will be on display...

 

Council forms oversight committee for pool project

By Kellen Olshefski Editor With concerns needing council approval for change orders before completing work could slow, or even halt, the Sunset Park pool project, the Elkhorn Common Council voted in favor of forming an oversight committee during...

 

‘John Lennon and Me’

‘John Lennon and Me’

Elkhorn Area High School drama students Makayla Griffin (from left), Megan Jacobson and Zoe Gatz get their groove on while practicing Monday for their upcoming roles in “John Lennon and Me.” Elkhorn Area High School to present fall play...

 
 
 
 

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