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VIDEO | Pat Kent says “Thanks for supporting Pillars the past 9 years”

June 22, 2018 – West Bend, WI – A big weekend on tap at Pillars Pub, 225 S. Fifth Avenue, West Bend.  After nine years Pat Kent is selling the establishment and moving on but he plans to WOOP it up big over the next three days and exit

Funeral today for Merlin L. Waechter, 81, of West Bend

June 22, 2018 – West Bend, WI – Visitation and funeral are today, Friday, June 22 for Merlin L. Waechter, 81, of West Bend who was called home to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 14, 2018. He was born on July 11, 1936 to the late Elmer

Volunteers needed for June 25 Tour of America’s Dairyland in West Bend

June 21, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The Downtown West Bend Association is hosting the 3rd annual Downtown West Bend Concourse Bike Race presented by Delta Defense on June 25 from 10:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. The Tour of America’s Dairyland ( the largest cycling event in the

Jobs, jobs, jobs: Bartenders wanted at the V.F.W. Post 1393 in West Bend

  West Bend, WI – Full time and part-time bartenders wanted at the V.F.W. Post 1393, 260 Sand Drive, West Bend. Call Jerry Faber for details 262-388-7006.    

Unveiling the new Gehl Foods Performing Arts Pavilion in Germantown | By Andrew Davis

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June 21, 2018 – Germantown, WI – Smiling faces filled the grounds at Fireman’s Park in Germantown on Wednesday for the official unveiling of the Gehl Foods Performing Arts Pavilion. The Pavilion was introduced in 2009 as a concept for a small band shell structure in the middle of

VIDEO | Thanks for supporting Noon Kiwanis and Steak in the Park

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  June 21, 2018 – West Bend, WI – A note of thanks from the West Bend Noon Kiwanis to everyone who helped make this year’s 41st annual Steak in the Park a success. From the vendors to the volunteers to the people in the community who came out

Classics for a Cause: 1968 Ford Mustang will be at German Night in West Bend and July 4th events

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  June 20, 2018 – Washington County, WI – A 1968 Ford Mustang will be raffled off this summer with proceeds benefiting Elevate and Senior Citizens Activities, Inc. Raffle drawing is on September 14, 2018. This beautifully restored 1968 Ford Mustang has spent its life in Georgia, free from

VIDEO | Amazing Ride for Alzheimer’s – Adding quality of life for seniors at the Samaritan Campus

://   June 20, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – This year’s Amazing Ride for Alzheimer’s bicycle tour leaves at the end of June and if you watch this video you’ll learn a bit about the people at The Samaritan Campus. This year my 15-year-old niece Audrey and I

Moraine Park holds GED/HSED graduation ceremony | By Kristina Haensgen

    June 20, 2018 – Washington Co./ Fond du Lac Co., WI – Moraine Park Technical College held its 26th annual GED/HSED graduation ceremony on June 7. For the 2017-18 school year, 141 students received their General Education Development (GED) and High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED) certificates. LaToya

City of West Bend receives its first Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

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

VIDEO | Dog. Pool. Swim at Aqua Therapups in Slinger

June 20, 2018 – Slinger, WI – Found a great locally-owned business just off Highway 60 in Slinger that is totally going to spoil your dog and other family pets. Becky Pease owns Aqua Therapups, 246 Info Hwy, a facility with a large indoor pool that’s about 4-feet deep

New Administrator of Cedar Community Home announced | By Carrie Sturn

June 20, 2018 – West Bend, WI – Cedar Community is pleased to welcome Jessica Melstrand, BSN, RN as the Administrator of Cedar Community at Home. Melstrand has over 20 years experience in quality-focused nursing care. She has worked in the home health and hospice field along with assisted

Memorial dedication in Kewaskum for Larry Ammel | By Roger Strack

    June 20, 2018 – Kewaskum, WI – There was a nice dedication memorial for Larry Ammel at River Hill Park in Kewaskum on Tuesday night. The event included a dedication of the recently refurbished band stand along with a memorial stone in honor of Larry Ammel, who passed

Volunteers needed for June 25 Tour of America’s Dairyland in West Bend

June 20, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The Downtown West Bend Association is hosting the 3rd annual Downtown West Bend Concourse Bike Race presented by Delta Defense on June 25 from 10:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. The Tour of America’s Dairyland ( the largest cycling event in the

Obit: Vincent G. “Vince” Meyer, 59, of Kewaskum

June 19, 2018 – Kewaskum, WI – Vincent G. “Vince” Meyer, 59, of Kewaskum, was called to God on Monday, June 18, 2018, at Froedtert Hospital, with his family at his side.   Vince was born on March 11, 1959, in Port Washington, the son of Joseph and Carol

Volunteers needed for June 25 Tour of America’s Dairyland in West Bend

June 19, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The Downtown West Bend Association is hosting the 3rd annual Downtown West Bend Concourse Bike Race presented by Delta Defense on June 25 from 10:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. The Tour of America’s Dairyland ( the largest cycling event in the

Obit: Frank N. Jacobs, 90, of West Bend

June 19, 2018 – West Bend, WI – Frank N. Jacobs of West Bend found peace on Friday, June 15, 2018 at the age of 90. He was born on November 2, 1927 in Aurora, Illinois to Frank and Lena (nee Stoffel) Jacobs. On June 6, 1953, he was

VIDEO | Step inside for a tour of the new Barbershop in West Bend

  June 19, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The Barbershop a hair salon for men, is now open in West Bend, 2028 S. Main Street. Take a tour and then stop in for a cut, shampoo, trim and signature shoulder massage and hot towel. It’s the 50th location for owner

Come join us for West Bend Noon Kiwanis Steak in the Park on Tuesday, June 19

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West Bend, WI – The annual Noon Kiwanis Steak Fry at Regner Park will soon be in full swing. This is the 41st annual Steak in the Park fundraiser. Tickets are available at the door.  Proceeds will be generously designated to Friends Inc.. There will be steak or chicken dinner,

Obit: Merlin L. Waechter, 81, of West Bend

June 19, 2018 – West Bend, WI – Merlin L. Waechter, 81, of West Bend was called home to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 14, 2018. He was born on July 11, 1936 to the late Elmer and Lonie (nee Knuth) Waechter in Fond du Lac.  He

Grand opening today for the new Cobblestone Hotel & Inn and Wissota Chop House in Hartford

June 19, 2018 – Hartford, WI – It was September 2017 when ground was first broken for Cobblestone Hotel & Suites  and Wissota Chop House restaurant on Highway 60/ 110 E. Sumner Street in Hartford. Fast forward nine months and the new restaurant and hotel are now open. A

West Bend Baseball Association makes a pitch for funding to West Bend School Board

June 19, 2018 – West Bend, WI – Members of the West Bend Baseball Association spoke before the West Bend School Board on Monday and asked the board for support in helping match a $500,000 grant from the Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation to make improvements to Carl Kuss Field

VIDEO: Sign up today for basketball camp at UW-WC

  Washington Co., WI – UW-Washington County is running a series of summer sports camps including girls volleyball, co-ed soccer and co-ed basketball. All camps are held at the UW-Washington County campus. Click here for more details to sign up for summer youth sports camps including basketball, volleyball and soccer.

VIDEO | West Bend School Board debates location of Pathways Charter School

June 19, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The West Bend School Board held a lengthy discussion Monday night about the future of Pathways Charter School. The issue was the location of the school and whether a new site could be found within the next two months. The item

Contract released for West Bend School District Superintendent

June 19, 2018 – West Bend, WI – On May 29 the West Bend School District announced it hired Don Kirkegaard as the new Superintendent. Kirkegaard is scheduled to start in the district July 9.  His contract is public record and posted below. Highlights include an annual salary of

Rainfall totals and cooler weather on tap | Brought to you by Property Restoration Professionals

June 19, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – First it was raining Monday and then the sun came out and neighbors complained about the sweltering temps. Then it rained again and cooled off a bit and then it rained on and off for most of the day and night
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