Elkhorn

Olson to lead Elkhorn as mayor in 2014-2015 term

Olson to lead Elkhorn as mayor in 2014-2015 term

  Unofficial election results for the 2014 April 1 election are now posted on the Walworth County website, and it appears Brian Olson will be leading the city through the next two years as Elkhorn’s mayor. For more extensive coverage...

 

Man, 50, arrested in sex sting

Sheriff says man attempted to meet 15-year-old boy for sex A 50-year-old Walworth County man was in the Racine County Jail Tuesday after being arrested as he allegedly attempted to meet who he thought was a 15-year-old boy for sex. Ronald R....

 

Texting program aims to beat out high school bullying

Texting program aims to beat out high school bullying

Elkhorn Area High School’s TipSoft offers students way to text anonymous tips about crime and bullying   By Kellen Olshefski Elkhorn High School’s new TipSoft program gives students an opportunity to report bullying anonymously...

 

Council approves borrowing up to $5.5 million in reimbursement funds

Resolution allows city to reimburse itself for potential 2014 capital projects, including the pool, with borrowed money   By Kellen Olshefski Editor Members of Elkhorn’s city council voted unanimously in favor Monday night of a resolution...

 

Arraignment hearing set for first of three Elkhorn men

Arraignment hearing set for first of three Elkhorn men

Timmer to appear in court on March 15 By Kellen Olshefski Gage Timmer Editor The first of three Elkhorn men charged with 2nd degree sexual assault of a child under 16 years of age appeared in Walworth County Circuit Court for his preliminary...

 

Elkhorn woman killed in officer involved shooting

Elkhorn woman killed in officer involved shooting

  Friends mourn the loss of Pfister following Friday’s highway incident; Minnesota agency continues investigation Dawn Pfister poses excitedly next to a pay phone. Close friend Krystle Oudin submitted this photo because she said she remembers...

 

Teamwork key in fighting egg farm fire

Teamwork key in fighting egg farm fire

Mutual aid from nearly 60 agencies along with water being constantly hauled to the scene from area municipalities were key factors in the Jan. 31 four-alarm fire at S&R Egg Farm in the Town of LaGrange being contained to one building. (Photo...

 

Crash closes Highway 12/67 north of Elkhorn

Highway 12/67 near Evergreen Parkway, north of the city limits of Elkhorn, is closed to all traffic for at least the next eight hours. The road is closed to both westbound traffic heading towards Whitewater/Madison and eastbound traffic heading...

 

City eliminates DPW Director position

City replaces with new Operations Manager position, looks to save city and taxpayers money in long-term   By Kellen Olshefski Editor Following a final decision to terminate long-time Department of Public Works Director Terry Weter, the...

 

Generous community donors come together to renovate teacher’s lounge at Tibbets

Generous community donors come together to renovate teacher’s lounge at Tibbets

  Volunteer crews worked hard to renovate the outdated teacher’s lounge at Elkhorn’s Tibbets Elementary School over winter break. (Photo submitted) By Kellen Olshefski Editor For faculty and staff of Tibbets Elementary School, returning...

 
 
 
 

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