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Former Sharon board president leaving Darien

Dykstra accepted position in Poplar Grove, Ill. By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent Former Village of Sharon Trustee and Board President Diana Dykstra is leaving the Village of Darien for a position in Poplar Grove, Ill. Dykstra, who was hired...

 

Legion honors local police departments

Legion honors local police departments

American Legion representatives Paul Rausch (left) and Bob Webster, Sr., (right) presented Village of Sharon Police Chief Brad Buchholz with a Certificate of Commendation Jan. 9. The Walworth County Council of the American Legion has prepared...

 

Candidates file for spring election

Four vie for trustee seats, two for president By Kellen Olshefski Editor The three incumbents on the Village of Walworth Board have filed candidacy papers, along with one other. Village trustees trustees Rick Novak, Dennis Vanderbloemen, and...

 

Local boys Romo, Frederick both had standout NFL seasons

Local boys Romo, Frederick both had standout NFL seasons

Burlington native Tony Romo (9) chats with center Travis Frederick (72), a Sharon native and Walworth Big Foot High School grad, to try to throw off Green Bay’s defense before the snap. See page 3 for full information on Sunday’s matchup....

 

Local law enforcement receives tourniquets through grant program

By Tracy Ouellette Staff Writer Police officers are usually the first on the scene when a car crashes or there has been a severe industrial accident causing injury. It often falls to law enforcement personnel to render first aid until the EMTs...

 

Spreading Christmas cheer

Spreading Christmas cheer

Village of Sharon Police Department Administrative Assistant Tasia Knorr (from left), Officer Derrick Goetsch and Chief Brad Buchholz prepare to head out on the road and deliver toys to local families. Sharon Police Department delivers toys...

 

Man charged with child sex assault

Man charged with child sex assault

Police say they met at Racine County fair Joseph G. Deegan, 26, Walworth, is charged with second-degree sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl police say he met at the Racine County Fair in July 2014, a month after his release from prison for...

 

Walworth Memorial Library settling into new location

Walworth Memorial Library settling into new location

Walworth Memorial Library Director Bobbi Sorrentino takes calls at the circulation desk of the new library on Dec. 8, the library’s first day back in action. (Penny Gruetzmacher photo) Director said response has been overwhelmingly positive,...

 

A Victorian Christmas

A Victorian Christmas

Santa waves to the crowd during Sharon’s Victorian Christmas Lighted Carriage Parade. The annual celebration included a parade, Christmas carols, visits with Santa and the Village Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony. (Penny Gruetzmacher photo) Share...

 

Candidates for spring election able to circulate nomination papers

By Kellen Olshefski Editor As quickly as election season ended it has once again begun, as parties interested in running for an elected position on the Village of Walworth Board were able to begin circulating nomination papers on Monday. Village...

 
 
 
 

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