Dennis Hines

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    Walworth County Today

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    CSI Staff Writer

Volunteers promote outside interests
- When it comes to county parks, volunteers play a large role in maintaining,beautifying and promoting natural spaces. Read more >>
'A place of community'

JANESVILLE -- In 1988, Dr. Robert Yahr, a retired orthodontist, had a vision of creating a botanical garden where residents and tourists could enjoy a variety of colorful plants.

YWCA honors young go-getter

JANESVILLE -- At the young age of 9, Mollie Myers of Janesville already has gone the extra mile to help others.

MFAI still growing at 30

EAST TROY -- The Michael Fields Agricultural Institute is all about growing -- both plants and knowledge.

Local adventurers on "Discover Wisconsin"

EVANSVILLE -- When Evansville natives Libby Amato and Mariah Haberman travel the state, they always invite TV viewers along for the ride.

Turtle conservation gaining speed

BLOOMFIELD-- Jennifer Tschida is happy to see traffic moving slowly on North Lake Shore Drive these days. That means more people are taking time to watch out for the turtles that often cross the road ne... Read more >>

Students get a taste of astrophysics
- Three students from Craig High School in Janesville participate in UW-Madison's astrophysics program. Read more >>
County seed-sharing program launches
- The East Troy Lions Public Library is a partner location for the Walworth County Seed Library program, which lets people donate and share seeds for flowers, herbs and vegetables. Read more >>
Town of Linn farm chosen for 2016 statewide ag event

LINN TOWNSHIP — Even though it's about two and a half years away, a Walworth County site has been chosen for the 2016 Wisconsin Farm Technology Days.