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Bank manager gets four years for theft
Jessica Pfeifer, 33, Clinton, was sentenced to four years in prison for one felony count of theft and 26 felony counts of identity theft for financial gain.

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Heroin drug problem examined at summits
Heroin drug problem examined at summits

ELKHORN—“Highway to Heroin,” a series of presentations on the growing problem of heroin addiction in Walworth County, will be offered at three events over the next three weeks. Those dates include:

Mission thrift shop in need of space
Mission thrift shop in need of space

ELKHORN -- The windows of the Circle of Friends Mission Thrift Shoppe at 23 E. Walworth St. in downtown Elkhorn are pasted with fliers: a lost dog, a blood drive, a charity 5K run event. It's not surprising that in this social media age of Facebook...

Elkhorn seeks water rate increase

MADISON--Average monthly water bills for Elkhorn Light & Water Utility residential customers would increase 95 cents if the Wisconsin Public Service Commission approves the utility's request for a 3 percent rate bump.

Survey shows economic value of Gateway on communities
Survey shows economic value of Gateway on communities

ELKHORN--Gateway Technical College and its students added $933.2 million in income to the Gateway Technical College District economy, or about equal to 5.6 percent of the region's gross regional product, a recent economic survey indicated.

Artist applications sought for state's 2014 National Christmas Tree ornament
Artist applications sought for state's 2014 National Christmas Tree ornament

MADISON—Artist applications are now being accepted for designs for Wisconsin's 2014 National Christmas Tree in Washington, D.C. Each year, a professional artist is selected to work with a youth arts class/program to create ornaments, which will...

Geneva Lake Art Association to reorganize under new name
Geneva Lake Art Association to reorganize under new name

LAKE GENEVA--The Geneva Lake Art Association Inc., which has been a mainstay for
the arts community since 1947, will dissolve as of December 31 and reorganize as The Geneva Lake Arts Foundation Inc., as of January 1, 2015.

UW-Whitewater upgrading softball complex
UW-Whitewater is adding a two-story building to its Martha van Steenderen Softball Complex, 910 W. Schwager Drive.
'Cannon Man' fired up about football
'Cannon Man' fired up about football

WHITEWATER — As any NCAA Division III team can tell you, it's bad enough playing against the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Warhawks, currently ranked first in the division, on their home field, but nothing punctuates that feeling better...

Clown hopefuls learn from the best at event
Clown hopefuls learn from the best at event
Veteran clown Elaine Frietsch taught a clowning class Saturday with the help of an even more veteran clown, Cousin Otto.
UW-W reports enrollment record
Preliminary numbers show UW-Whitewater will set a new record for enrollment this year.

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