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Delavan looking to fill vacancy on city council
Delavan looking to fill vacancy on city council
DELAVAN--The city of Delavan is looking to fill an interim 1st District alderman vacancy on its common council.Current 1st District Alderman Mary O'Connor is relocating to Janesville, and will resign in August.

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Online business eyes Sharon building
HopMeUp and AltaRail owner Dan Hill is waiting for the Department of Natural Resources to give him the green light before the retailer makes his way to the village of Sharon.
Saving downtown: Delavan's diversity
Saving downtown: Delavan's diversity

Editor's note: Saving Downtown is the first in an occasional series by freelance writer Lisa Schmelz exploring how Walworth County communities are breathing new life into their historic downtown districts.

Whitewater's Nationall Night Out has K9 demos, more
Whitewater's Nationall Night Out has K9 demos, more

WHITEWATER--The Whitewater Police Department is hosting the annual National Night Out celebration on Tuesday, Aug. 5, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Cravath Lake Park, located at 341 S. Fremont St., Whitewater.

Second installment of property taxes due July 31
Second installment of property taxes due July 31

ELKHORN--The second installment for 2013 real estate property taxes in Walworth County is due on or before July 31.

Illinois men arrested on cocaine charges
Angel Cruz and Froilan Avila-Romo, both of Harvard, Illinois, were arrested Wednesday on drug related charges.
Court rules against snowplow driver
A village of Fontana snowplow driver can be compelled by a judge to accept an injury settlement under the Worker's Compensation Act, the Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled Tuesday.
Teacher resigns after Facebook posts
A Williams Bay teacher accused of posting threatening comments on Facebook in June has reached a resignation agreement with the Williams Bay School District.
Street employees appear in court
Ronald Carstensen and Donald Hoeft Jr., former Lake Geneva Street Department employees, made their initial appearance in court Tuesday.
Whitewater shooting suspects in court
The four people accused of being involved in a Friday morning Whitewater shooting made their initial court appearances Tuesday.
U.S. Attorney seeks smoke shop assets
The U.S. Attorney wants to permanently divest the owner of The Delavan Smoke Shop of his store and the $766,097, according to documents filed Monday in federal court.


On the Lakes: Pike the only exception to improved fishing on Delavan, Geneva lakes
Video Today: Setting sail this summer
Mystery Place: Farmstead downsizes in acreage and size of livestock
Weekly Walk: Summer flowers, berries--even a turtle--brighten hikes
Be on the water early or late for best fishing now


Mercy, sheriff's office partner in new dispatch program
Jury selected in Beloit kidnapping case
Hands-on learning in Galapagos classroom
Changes in store for Wisconsin no-call list
Wisconsin DNR to scale back gypsy moth suppression


The Asian, Indian side of Frank Lloyd Wright
Lakeland Players holding auditions
Winning entries in Fran Achen photo competition on view
Rock County Fair pulls in star power
View Beloit and Vicinity Exhibition winners


Thunderbirds to perform at EAA's AirVenture
Ryan proposes streamlining anti-poverty programs
GOP leader: Don't bring border kids to Wisconsin
Two moms want Darien strip club billboard gone
Construction worker hurt at Kenosha Amazon site