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The Time is Now: With a little help, daughter cares for mother with Alzheimer's
Dear W.C.,Two months ago my husband, two children and I moved from Arizona to Wisconsin to care for my ailing mother. She was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. I am her only child and my father died five years ago.
The Time is Now: Hard-working sister gets help for family
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The Time is Now: Couple facing eviction, grief find new hope
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Mystery Place: This farm's big harvest is in winter
Mystery Place: This farm's big harvest is in winter
Country Side Trees is located in Section 6 of the town of Walworth. You can see it in the area southeast of the intersection of County Highway O and North Walworth Road. Another portion of the property is just west of the former North Walworth School...
Mystery Place: Early settler involved in local government, Underground Railroad
You can see the beginnings of the former T.H. Fellows farm on the west side of the present Genoa City, on the south side of County Highway B and extending west into Section 34. It extends well beyond the PFI Fashions location.
Mystery Place: Wade name part of farm for 100 years
Mystery Place: Wade name part of farm for 100 years
The Ronald W. Wade farm is located in the southwest quarter of Section 5 in the town of Richmond. Wade also owned adjoining land in the northeast quarter of Section 8. The farmstead is on Territorial Road east of Wisconsin Highway 89.
Weekly Walk: Hardy hikers tackle snowy trails
Weekly Walk: Hardy hikers tackle snowy trails
The Weekly Walks for Dec. 27 and 28, 2016The 4 p.m. Tuesday hike, reported by Jake Gerlach: When I left home for the hike, my wife asked me how many crazy hikers I expected to appear today. The...
Weekly Walk: Scenic and snow-covered trails
Weekly Walk: Scenic and snow-covered trails
The Weekly Walks for Dec. 20 and 21The  4 p.m. Tuesday hike,  reported by Jake Gerlach: On Tuesday the weather was much warmer than it had been over the weekend. I arrived to find the...
Weekly Walk: Invigorating hikes
Weekly Walk: Invigorating hikes
The Weekly Walks for Dec. 13 and 14,  2016The  4 p.m. Tuesday hike,  reported by Jake Gerlach: On a very clear, crisp evening four die-hard hikers showed up for the hike. The temperature...
Video today: East Troy students offer veterans tribute
In honor of Veterans Day 2016, East Troy Elementary students express their gratitude.

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Walworth County Government Today: County tends fund for 2076 celebration
Albert Einstein was once reported as saying that, “Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it and…he who doesn't…pays it.” This quote has endured for many years, but the internet is now...
Walworth County Government Today: Slow down and look out when snowplows are at work
My hope for a few more weeks of autumn ended Dec. 4 when we received our first snowfall of the season. I was reminded that it takes some drivers a snowstorm or two before they get into winter driving mode. I passed a couple of cars that had driven off...
Walworth County Government Today: Your county supervisors take ethics seriously
Our county board encourages its members to take advantage of educational opportunities to learn about issues facing county government. One way that we have done this is through our membership in the Wisconsin Counties Association, which periodically...

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Community Columnist: We're responsible for our democracy
In light of current world struggles, and the woeful state of the U.S. presidential race, it would seem an understatement to say that in this country, democracy is taken for granted.