Margaret Plevak

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    Walworth County Today

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    CSI Writer

Zelich enters not guilty pleas

ELKHORN—The attorney for the former West Allis police officer accused of hiding of two female corpses in suitcases left on a town of Geneva road said there's still more of the story that needs to be told in the cas... Read more >>

Good weekend for walkers, rummage addicts and Beatles fans

What are your plans this weekend? Have fun and help fight cancer with the Walworth County Relay for Life in Elkhorn, watch hot air balloons launch in Waterford, celebrate Beatles music in Williams Bay or rummage around a... Read more >>

A classic weekend when it comes to cars

Whether your taste runs to classic cars or classic music, there's something for you this summer weekend in Walworth County. Check out the Cars Time Forgot in Delavan; give an ear to classic hits by Blood, Sweat and Tears... Read more >>

Zelich case moves forward
- A former police officer will face trial in charges he hid the corpses of two bodies with the intent to conceal a crime. Read more >>
Oregon woman is second 'suitcase' victim

ELKHORN—The second of two women whose bodies were found stuffed inside suitcases and left along N. Como Road in the town of Geneva has been identified as a 21-year-old Oregon woman, according to local authorities M... Read more >>

Exchanging time for words
- The Chinese wife of an East Troy man used her time on her last visit to Wisconsin to volunteer in order to be more familiar with the English language. Read more >>
Racing along this weekend

What are your plans this weekend? Catch the largest competitive cycling event in the U.S. on its East Troy leg, watch harness racing at the fairgrounds in Elkhorn, or enjoy barbecue in Whitewater.

Know your growers

Walworth and Rock county area CSAs:

Turtle Creek Gardens, N5105 Pinnow Road, Delavan, turtlecreekgardenscsa.com  (262) 441-0520

Buying into nature's bounty

ELKHORN — Beth Schmitt, a stay-at-home mom of three, remembers when the extent of her family meals was “throwing some processed (food) on a baking sheet and cooking it.”

Treat dad to rails, trails or planes

Got plans for Dad this Father's Day weekend? Ride the rails in East Troy at the railroad museum, check out the planes at a Fly-In in Palmyra, or go biking on the really big wheels of turn-of-the-last century bicycles at ... Read more >>

First same-sex marriage for county

DELAVAN—For Dea Fowler and Jan Barnard, the journey ended—and began—in a sun-dappled garden  wet with last night's rain, in the back of the United Church of Christ-Congregational in Delavan.

Whitewater prof's novels mirror life

WHITEWATER — Ann Garvin is an author with a keen ear for dialogue and a writing style that's both funny and moving. Her first novel came out in 2010. “On Maggie's Watch” is the story of a pregnant woman... Read more >>