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Woman Killed Early Friday In Hit-And-Run

MILWAUKEE, WI - A 36-year-old Milwaukee woman is dead and the vehicle that reportedly struck her fled the scene early Friday, police say. Milwaukee Police responded to a fatal hit-and-run crash that happened around 1:05 a.m. on September 22 in the 2800 block of W. Lisbon Avenue. Police say the wom

PATCH - 2017-09-22 16:27:46

Performing Arts Calendar: Author visits, music and theater events Sept. 24-30

AUTHOR VISITS Books & Company: Betsy Carter "We Were Strangers Once," 7 p.m. Sept. 27, Poets for Change open mic night, 7-9 p.m. Sept. 30, Whitman Park Shopping Center, 1039 Summit Ave., Oconomowoc, (262) 567-0106. Boswell Books: Katherine Rundell "The Explorer," 6:30 p.m. Sept. 25, Kathie Giorgio "

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2017-09-22 17:24:05

Democrat Myers announces endorsements in congressional race

JANESVILLE-Cathy Myers announced endorsements of her candidacy for the 1st Congressional District seat by 20 local elected officials. The endorsers are: State Sen. Janis Ringhand, D-Evansville; former state Sen. Judy Robson of Beloit; Lake Geneva Mayor Al Kupsik; Milton Mayor Anissa Welch; Beloit Ci

JANESVILLE GAZETTE - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Kristen Olsen remains active in the community

Kristen Olsen has been with American Family Insurance for more than a decade, having spent time in Washington state. In 2006 Olsen moved back to Kenosha County, after starting her own family, to be closer to friends and family. In 2014 she became an agency owner and opened her office in Twin Lakes.

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2017-09-22 10:00:00

"Students are upset:" Union Grove H.S. offers counseling in wake of student's death

UNION GROVE - Union Grove High School had counselors on hand Thursday, September 21st after one of the school's students was found dead in a pond on Wednesday. "A lot of students are upset. Guidance has been open all day, and students are coming in groups of two, three, four," said Alan Mollerskov,

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2017-09-21 22:00:28

Wilmot vs. Union Grove football capsule

Wilmot vs. Union Grove When: 7 tonight Where: Union Grove High School (3433 S. Colony Ave.) Broadcast: Cube live streaming (https://thecube.com/cube/wilmot-high-school-wilmot-wisconsin) Records: Wilmot is 2-1 in the Southern Lakes Conference, while Union Grove is 1-2. Both teams are 2-3 overall. Ser

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2017-09-21 21:45:00

Honorable mention: Valerie Mann, Samantha Kirk

As the one and only employee of the Pringle Nature Center in Bristol, Valerie Mann has developed, led and publicized dozens of programs while juggling the writing of grants and managing volunteers and interns. Employed since 2009 at the nature center, she has initiated programs in conjunction with t

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2017-09-22 09:00:00

Racine County Sheriff's Office investigating death of child at Kansasville pond

The Racine Co. Sheriff is investigating a child's death at a pond in Kansasville. We are heading to the scene now. KANSAVILLE, Wis. -- The Racine County Sheriff's Department is investigating the death of a child, discovered in a Kansasville pond Wednesday. The department said the victim was Austin

WTMJ.COM - 2017-09-20 22:14:33

Paddy Fineran's Music Matters: From the Lily Lake Hoedown Festival to a pop-up beach party

A city a bit to the north of Kenosha calls itself The City of Festivals. They may have more overall, but per capita and quality-wise, Kenosha may just be the best around. Even though Halloween (and, yikes, even some Christmas!) decorations are up in the stores, it's time for another outdoor festival

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Body of boy, 15, recovered from Racine County pond

A 15-year-old boy found dead in a residential pond in the Town of Dover on Wednesday was identified by Racine County Sheriff Christopher Schmaling as Austin Sanders. Sheriff's deputies were called to the boy's home in the area of Deer Meadow Drive and Felicia Run about 11 a.m. after his father found

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2017-09-20 20:25:01

Authorities investigate pond death near Racine County elementary school

The Racine County Medical Examiner confirmed to WISN 12 News they are conducting a death investigation at a pond located at the intersection of Felicia Run and Deer Meadow Drive. The pond is next to Kansasville Grade School. Racine County Sheriff's deputies are also on scene. We have a crew on the w

WISN - 2017-09-20 18:21:00

Man arrested in hit-and-run death of bicyclist in Kenosha County

A suspect has been arrested and charged in the hit-and-run death of a bicyclist in Kenosha County, the Sheriff's Office said Wednesday. Ryan S. Peterson, 39, of Salem, is charged with hit-and-run involving death and homicide by negligent operation of a vehicle in the death of Jackie Hutcheson Jr., 2

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2017-09-20 21:32:45

Highway W to reopen later this week

SALEM LAKES - Kenosha County Highway W (Fox River Road) is expected to reopen by the end of this week, as a summer-long project to straighten a hairpin curve comes to a close. The construction area, alongside the Fox River near 82nd Street in the Village of Salem Lakes, has been closed to through tr

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2017-09-19 21:00:00

Theater group brings live plays to Geneva Theater

For the Geneva Theater Actor's Guild, the play's the thing. That's why this newly formed group will be bringing theater performances to the Geneva Theater once a month from September through May. According to Gordon Wisniewski, one of the founding members of the organization, this will be an opportu

LAKE GENEVA REGIONAL NEWS - 2017-09-20 07:30:00

Braden becomes principal at Broowood Elementary

GENOA CITY - The chair was too small for Luke Braden, but that didn't stop him from sitting next to the 4-K students in Susan Flood's class. The new principal at Brookwood Elementary School towered over the children as they sat next to him at a kid-sized table, showing him the apps on their tablets.

LAKE GENEVA REGIONAL NEWS - 2017-09-20 07:15:00

Restaurant owner sentenced in attack

The owner of a Lake Geneva restaurant must serve two years of probation without alcohol consumption for battery against one of his employees. Dimitrius Anagnos, whose owns Popeye's on Lake Geneva, 811 Wrigley Drive, was sentenced Sept. 6 in connection with an incident that occurred at the restaurant

LAKE GENEVA REGIONAL NEWS - 2017-09-20 07:15:00

Museum exhibits sparks military academy memories

Memories and tears were abundant at the opening of the Northwestern Military and Naval Academy exhibit at the Geneva Lake Museum. The exhibit, which was in the works for months, highlights the history of the Northwestern Military and Naval Acadamy, which graced the shore of Geneva Lake in the town o

LAKE GENEVA REGIONAL NEWS - 2017-09-20 07:15:00

Bretl: Finding your way in county government offices

A county employee and loyal reader suggested that I write a column about the locations of county departments. She felt sorry for folks who showed up at the office where she works only to be directed to a different building. If a column can save folks a few steps and aggravation in transacting their

LAKE GENEVA REGIONAL NEWS - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Abused wife gets a hand moving family forward

There is a family with three children I am very worried about. The children go to the school I work at. I know the mother, and she is a very good parent. The father is another story. There have been a few incidents of him getting arrested for drinking and driving, and the mother even had a restraini

LAKE GENEVA REGIONAL NEWS - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Walworth village seeks ball diamond agreement

WALWORTH - The Walworth Village Board has asked the Big Foot School Board to come up with a proposed agreement to cover the high school's use of Devil's Lane Park. School Superintendent Doug Parker said the village board had nullified an earlier agreement and now wants to create a new one. The park

LAKE GENEVA REGIONAL NEWS - 2017-09-20 07:00:00