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Hodunk and other stories from the road
Hodunk and other stories from the road
In our power-up-and-go society, road names have become just a nugget of information we plug into the GPS, part of the equation that leads to a destination.

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Missing man last seen in Elkhorn
Missing man last seen in Elkhorn

The Walworth County Sheriff's Office has issued a missing persons report for Russ Delorme, who was last seen in the Elkhorn area on July 13. 

Trailblazing major general part of UW-Whitewater leadership event
Trailblazing major general part of UW-Whitewater leadership event

WHITEWATER--A trailblazing leader from the United States Army Reserve will visit the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater on Wednesday, Aug. 27.

Maj. Gen. Marcia Anderson, the Army's first female African-American major general, will give two...

Venetian Festival will light up Lake Geneva
Venetian Festival will light up Lake Geneva

The 52nd annual Venetian Festival, sponsored by the Lake Geneva Jaycees, kicks off Wednesday, Aug. 13, and runs through Sunday night Aug. 17. The festival has a great music lineup, a craft show, beer tent, brat stand, water ski show, carnival, lighted...

Photos: Surf's up on Geneva Lake
Photos: Surf's up on Geneva Lake

Gordy's Marine in Fontana hosted its ninth annual wakeboard tournament Aug. 5 and Aug. 6. There were events for novice, intermediate, advanced and outlaw categories.

Work begins on long-vacant hotel in Delavan
Work begins on long-vacant hotel in Delavan

DELAVAN -- Worked resumed this week on the long-vacant Delavan-House Hotel.

NPR tells mail jumpers' story
NPR tells mail jumpers' story

LAKE GENEVA--It's an irresistibly interesting job—jumping from a moving boat onto a pier to quickly stuff letters in a dockside mailbox before leaping back aboard that still moving boat. Mail jumpers on the Lake Geneva Cruise Line's mail boat...

Manager added at memory care facility

ELKHORN--Andrea Simonovic has joined The Gardens at RidgeStone in Elkhorn as resident services manager at teh new memory care/community-based residential facility.

Released sex offender, 93, will be living in Elkhorn

ELKHORN--Local authorities are letting residents know a 93-year-old registered sex offender will be released from prison later this month and living under supervision in Elkhorn.

William G. Pounder was convicted in Walworth County in 2005...

Get the scoop on Craig Culver in Elkhorn
Get the scoop on Craig Culver in Elkhorn
Craig Culver, founder of Culver's restaurant chain, will talk about family, business and philanthropy at the community room of Matheson Memorial Library in Elkhorn on Tuesday, Aug. 5 at 6:30 p.m.
Price Dog Park grand opening set for Aug. 7
Price Dog Park grand opening set for Aug. 7

LAFAYETTE TOWNSHIP--The grand opening of a new dog exercise area at the Price Park Conservancy, located at N6499 Hodunk Road, LaFayette, will be held Thursday, Aug. 7 at 6 p.m.