June 20, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The City of West Bend has received its first Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its 2018 Operating Budget. This award represents a significant achievement for the City of
June 15, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – This week Common Sense Citizens of Washington County hosted a candidate forum for the two men running to replace Dale Schmidt as Washington County Sheriff. About 60 people were in attendance during the forum held at the West Bend Moose Lodge.
June 13, 2018 – West Bend, WI – Common Sense Citizens of Washington County will host a candidate forum tonight, June 13, at the West Bend Moose Lodge. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and feature two candidates for Washington County Sheriff. Jason Guslick and Martin Schulteis will
June 12, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Today Jesse Kremer, the Representative for the 59th Assembly District, announced his support for Ty Bodden as his successor. Rep. Kremer, a citizen-legislator who had no political experience prior to running for office in 2014, was a champion of pro-life legislation,
June 11, 2018 – Town of Germantown, WI – There is a primary election August 14 for Washington County Sheriff. The two Republican candidates on the ballot include Washington County Sheriff’s Lieutenant Jason W. Guslick and Washington County Sheriff’s Captain Martin Schulteis. Guslick was recently endorsed by Tim Schmidt, Delta
June 6, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Ty Bodden is the clear, common sense choice as the next representative of the 59th Assembly District. My husband, Jesse, is the current representative here of the 59th district. We first met Ty when we were running our own campaign. He
June 4, 2018 – West Bend, WI – It was hard to tell who was beaming more Monday afternoon as Tony Pizzino watched his 7-year-old son Carson walk across the hardwood gym floor at McLane School to be officially named ‘Deputy Mayor for the Day’ in the City of
June 4, 2018 – Hartford, WI – Founder and Owner of Steel Craft Corp companies, Gene Wendorff has endorsed Ty Bodden for the 59th Assembly District. Steel Craft Corp. is one of the district’s largest companies with over 500 employees. Located mostly in Hartford, Steel Craft Corp. include
May 24, 2018 – Washington D.C. – Washington County Supervisors met with Congressman James Sensenbrenner this week in Washington D.C. Sensenbrenner and his staff met members of the Washington County Board of Supervisors to talk about local issues and various federal legislative proposals. One of the major policy points discussed
May 18, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The School Board in West Bend Joint School District #1 has selected three finalists for the position of superintendent for the district. The finalists include Donald Kirkegaard, secretary of education, State of South Dakota, Pierre, South Dakota; Christopher Peterson, superintendent, Howards Grove
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May 18, 2018 – West Bend, WI – As we all know, many of our politicians are all the same, but we now have a chance to elect someone who is different from the rest. We can elect someone who is a breath of fresh air and has the
May 10, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Jason W. Guslick is the first candidate for Washington County Sheriff to get his name on the ballot for the Aug. 14 partisan primary election.
May 10, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The assistant majority leader for the Wisconsin State Senate Leah Vukmir spoke before a large gathering during Wednesday’s Common Sense Citizens meeting at the West Bend Moose Lodge. Vukmir talked about what prompted her to get into the political arena,
April 23, 2018 – St. Cloud, WI – Current Wisconsin 2nd District Assemblyman and candidate for the 1st State Senate District, Andre Jacque, endorses conservative candidate, Ty Bodden, to succeed Representative Jesse Kremer for the 59th State Assembly District. Representative Jacque has a record of being one of the
April 21, 2018 – West Bend, WI – Taxpayers in the City of West Bend are sharing in some positive news this week as the State Joint Finance Committee voted 11 – 4 to approve a $555,000 DNR Stewardship Grant to help finance the downtown Riverwalk Project. The $2 million project
April 20, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Dennis Degenhardt is scheduled to announce his candidacy for the 58th Assembly District on April 26. There is a Partisan Primary on Tuesday, Aug. 14 and the General Election is Tuesday, Nov. 6. According to Degenhardt’s social media page: Join
April 19, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Senator Duey Stroebel (R-Cedarburg) announced a tour of town hall meetings across the 20th Senate District. The senator will join Congressmen Jim Sensenbrenner and Glenn Grothman at their upcoming listening sessions. Additionally, Senator Stroebel will participate in town halls with
April 18, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Senator Duey Stroebel (R-Cedarburg) announced a tour of town hall meetings across the 20th Senate District. The senator will join Congressmen Jim Sensenbrenner and Glenn Grothman at their upcoming listening sessions. Additionally, Senator Stroebel will participate in town halls with area
April 18, 2018 – President Donald Trump has ordered the U.S. flag to be flown at half staff immediately until sunset on Saturday, April 21 in honor of former First Lady Barbara Bush. THE WHITE HOUSE… Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DEATH OF BARBARA BUSH
April 17, 2018 – In national news former First Lady Barbara Bush has died at the age of 92. A statement was released by President and Mrs @GeorgeHWBush post-White House spokesman Jim McGrath. According to a story in the New York Times, “Mrs. Bush had been hospitalized
April 17, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The West Bend Common Council tipped its hat to a pair of longstanding aldermen on Monday night as they participated in their final meetings. Mayor Kraig Sadownikow read resolutions honoring Dist. 3 alderman Mike Chevalier and Dist. 7 alderman Adam Williquette.
April 17, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The first of several donations of venison were dropped off Monday, April 16 at the Food Pantry in West Bend. Dist. 1 alderman John Butschlick said there will be 35 pounds of ground venison donated. The meat comes from the three
April 12, 2018 – Campbellsport, WI – It’s becoming quite the crowded field as another hat is thrown in the ring to take over Rep. Jesse Kremer’s seat in the 59th Assembly District. Today Village of Kewaskum native Timothy Ramthun from the Township of Auburn in Fond Du Lac
April 12, 2018 – West Bend, WI – A nice turnout Wednesday afternoon at St. Frances Cabrini as neighbors looked for a history fix. In attendance were film maker Walt Disney, inventor Thomas Edison, and strong women like Sacagawea, Jacqueline Kennedy, Princess Diana and Louis Braille. Miss Tanking’s 4th grade
April 12, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – The Department of Natural Resources Annual Spring Fish & Wildlife Public Hearing & Wisconsin Conservation Congress Annual Spring County meeting was held before a full house Monday, April 9 at UW-Washington County. A “feisty group” at Washington County’s Spring Hearing Monday night.