July 5, 2019 – Kewaskum, WI – Debbie Garrity of Kewaskum, WI (formerly of Grafton, WI) ended her struggle with ALS on Tuesday, July 2 at age 66. Beloved wife of DJ (Donald) Godfrey. Debbie was born on June 14, 1953 in Milwaukee, WI to Margaret (Sullivan) and Thomas Garrity
June 8, 2019 – Grafton, WI – Avery Linn Handrow was born to life on September 24, 2016, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Avery went to Heaven after a courageous battle with cancer on June 6, 2019. She was the dear and loving daughter of Elizabeth (nee Geittmann) and Justin Handrow and
April 16, 2019 – Grafton, WI – Justin Handrow grew up in Hartford and graduated Hartford High School. Justin, Liz, and their children now live in Grafton. The couple have three children including a daughter Avery who is suffering cancer. Below is a story by Crystal Zurn from Slinger
April 5, 2019 – West Bend, WI – There was much excitement as the girls Rush Lacrosse team faced its new team’s first game Tuesday April 2, 2019 against Hartland Arrowhead’s JV Red Team. Coaches Maggie Goodman and Emily Kuhlman, both former Concordia University lacrosse players, had worked with
March 24, 2019 – Grafton, WI – Kimberly Elander-Hanson (nee Elander), 59, passed away peacefully Saturday, March 23, 2019 at the Aurora Medical Center in Grafton. She was born on March 11, 1960 in Hancock, MI to Donald and Patricia (nee Kinsman). Kimberly is survived by her husband, Larry
Feb. 14, 2019 – Slinger, WI – The Slinger Lady Owls are jamming three games into the final four days of its regular season. Tonight the Lady Owls host the Grafton Blackhawks. Slinger is hoping to bounce back from a dismal loss Wednesday night when the team was plagued
Feb. 5, 2019 – Grafton, WI – A celebration in Grafton as Charming Paws has opened a second location. Owner Ashley Skinkis has been in the dog daycare business since March 2017. After opening her first outlet in West Bend, 1410 Lang Street, Skinkis knew there was more opportunity ahead.
Jan. 27, 2019 – Washington County, WI – UPDATED: The question of the day seems to be whether or not the local school districts will be closing in anticipation of the winter storm predicted to hit our area tonight. It is estimated that the storm will dump somewhere in
Jan. 16, 2019 – West Bend, WI – The future of the Shopko store in West Bend has been determined. Shopko released the statement below. January 16, 2019 To: Shopko Customers Re: Important Information Regarding Shopko’s Restructuring Since 1962, Shopko has provided quality name-brand merchandise, great values
Jan. 3, 2019 – Grafton, WI – A celebration in Grafton as Charming Paws has opened a second location. Owner Ashley Skinkis has been in the dog daycare business since March 2017. After opening her first outlet in West Bend, 1410 Lang Street, Skinkis knew there was more opportunity ahead.
Oct. 5, 2018 – Slinger, WI – The Slinger Owls fans and football players started Homecoming weekend with a bang. Following a damp parade and other activities the spirits of the Slinger High School students, alumni and fans were bright and shining. With just six minutes remaining in the
Sept. 25, 2018 – West Bend / Grafton, WI – Ashley Skinkis, owner of Charming Paws dog day care, is prepping to open a second location. Skinkis runs Charming Paws, 1410 Lang Street, in West Bend. In June the West Bend Plan Commission approved an expansion of her current