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Lake Geneva Police: Man's body recovered from Bigfoot Beach

By:Stephanie StaudingerLAKE GENEVA, Wis. (CBS 58) -- A body was recovered from the area of Bigfoot Beach on Thursday afternoon.The Lieutenant from the Lake Geneva Police Department confirms that the body of an adult man was recovered.The identity of the victim remains unknown at this time. Police sa

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Plane crashes at Galt Airport in Wonder Lake: FAA

Wonder Lake Fire Protection District and Hebron Fire Protection District were called about 10:40 a.m. to the airport, located off of Greenwood Road in Wonder Lake, according to dispatches.


Walworth County schools have plans for safety grant money

Big Foot High School Superintendent Doug Parker said school safety is a lot like insurance.Schools can go overboard on safety spending, he said, but schools do not have unlimited resources.“Obviously school safety is important,” he said. “How much insurance do you need to have to feel safe?

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Man drowns in Walworth County waters

LAKE GENEVA, Wis. - A man drowned Thursday afternoon in a lake in Walworth County, police said.


UPDATE: Geneva Lake drowning victim identified

LAKE GENEVAAuthorities say a 53-year-old Lake Geneva man is dead after he drowned in Geneva Lake near the beach area at Big Foot Beach State Park on Thursday afternoon.The victim was identified Friday as Santos Gonzalez, 53, of Lake Geneva, according to an email from Lake Geneva police Lt. Edward Gr


Delavan farm helping pioneer Wisconsin's return to hemp production

Last year, Wisconsin joined more than 30 other states by legalizing hemp production. As the legislation progressed, hemp advocates said the high-value crop could boost an agriculture industry beset with sagging finances.


Man dead at Big Foot Beach in apparent drowning

Sonia Lopez of Sleepy Hollow, Illinois, said she was at the beach with her daughter and a friend when the beach was ordered evacuated. The visitors later learned that a man might have drowned.


Steve Sarley: Another fun day with Lake Geneva Fishing Club

I am lucky to be invited to many of the on-water events held by the Lake Geneva Fishing Club in Wisconsin. It’s a great group, and when I get the invite from Bob Clark, I always respond quickly in the affirmative.


Mailboat jumping tryouts underway in Lake Geneva

But, that boat doesn't stop to make the deliveries and there's a reason, other than for entertainment. If the boat stopped at every pier, the Walworth in Lake Geneva would be at the mercy of the wind and waves. Tuesday was tryout day for a new crop of jumpers.


Body of unidentified man found in Geneva Lake

LAKE GENEVA, Wis. —A man's body was found in Lake Geneva Thursday afternoon after witnesses saw him go under.Lake Geneva police said witnesses had seen the man swimming, and then heard him yell for help before disappearing under the water.AdvertisementDivers found the man 43 minutes later.Authoritie


Crews quickly extinguish roof fire at Alpine Valley Music Theatre

Alpine Valley Music TheatreEAST TROY — Crews were called out to a fire at the Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy Wednesday, June 13.It was reportedly started by a welder on one of the stage roofs.Officials said the fire was put out quickly, and didn’t cause much damage.A concert is scheduled t


Grayslake Police Blotter: Assault, DUI Charges

May 25, 2018:Adriana Lopez Diaz, 39, of 100 block of Melrose Avenue in Round Lake Beach, was arrested at 8 p.m. on May 25 at Peterson Road and Route 83 and charged with driving while license suspended. A $1,500 I-bond was issued. Diaz is next expected in court on June 20.


Woodstock again making the best of … a Harry situation! - The Woodstock Independent

Last July, Woodstock surprised itself with a new lightning-rod attraction, transforming itself overnight into the Midwest’s biggest hub of magic and fantasy aficionados outside the Bristol Renaissance Faire.


Werewolves seen in the Stateline Area?

ELKHORN - Tales of a strange beast seen across the Stateline Area, said to be a werewolf by believers, will hit the big screen.


Village of Huntley Board of Trustees met May 10.

A meeting of the Village Board of the Village of Huntley was called to order on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the Municipal Complex, Village Board Room, 10987 Main St., Huntley, Illinois 60142.


Suspect arrested after allegedly holding towel over victim's face, knife to his throat in Lake Geneva hostage situation

Upon arrival, one of the residents of the home reported that the suspect was on the first floor of the home. As officers were setting up a perimeter, the suspect left the home with a knife in his hand. The suspect dropped the knife and fled on foot, jumping over a fence, and falling down an embankme

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Whitewater police seeking information on aquatic center theft suspect

A suspect on May 24 entered the Whitewater Aquatic Center men’s locker room, took a set of keys, went into the parking lot and took three credit cards from a wallet in the vehicle, according to a crime alert.


Burlington man faces charges after shots fired incident in Lake Geneva

LAKE GENEVAA Burlington man faces charges after a shots-fired incident in Lake Geneva on Friday.Stephen R. Mullens, 23, of Burlington, was arrested on charges of possession of a firearm wile intoxicated, second-degree recklessly endangering safety, obstructing an officer and disorderly conduct, acco


Police rescue missing infant on Lake Geneva beach

Lake Geneva police are crediting advanced technology and some quick thinking by police officers with the rescue of a missing infant found at Riviera Beach.Officers located the 3-month-old girl on the beach June 6 and arrested her father, later reuniting the infant with her mother and sending them ho