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Take the Washington County Mobility Management Survey

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Washington Co., WI – The Transportation Committee of Washington County is working to improve transportation in the community. There’s a survey the program is hoping will help. It takes about six minutes to complete.   The Mobility Management Program seeks to engage in the actions needed to make a

Thunderstorms heading through area tonight could cause high winds, hail

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July 19, 2019 – Washington County, WI – According to the National Weather Service, locally heavy thunderstorms should be passing through the Washington County area later on this evening with some potentially producing high winds and hail with the possibility of becoming severe. Saturday we are looking at another

Local teen lobbies at State Capitol for bipartisan bill “ELSA”

July 19, 2019 – Slinger, WI – Aidan Abbott, 14, from Slinger was on Capitol Hill this week lobbying lawmakers in support of Senator Baldwin’s (D-WI) bipartisan Ensuring Lasting Smiles Act (ELSA), as part of Ectodermal Dysplasia Advocacy Day. Washington County Insider first reported on this story in February of 2017. ELSA is a bipartisan

Jack Russell Memorial Library celebrates anniversary of lunar landing | By Samantha Sali

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Hartford, WI – The Jack Russell Memorial Library (JRML), 100 Park Avenue, Hartford, WI, is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the lunar landing with a special free family movie event Saturday, July 20, 2019 at 10 a.m.  The library will be playing the new Apollo 11 movie, which was released

Phase I of Hwy. K reconstruction completed; opens at 5 p.m. today

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July 19, 2019 – Washington County, WI – Reconstruction of County Trunk Highway K from State Trunk Highway 175 to I-41 is to be opened to regular traffic by 5:00 p.m. today, Friday, July 19. The second phase of construction – Main Street/Turtle Road to STH 175 – will start

Obituary | Al Steffes, 95, of West Bend, formerly Whitefish Bay

July 19, 2019 – West Bend, WI – Al Steffes, 95, of West Bend, formerly of Whitefish Bay, passed away July 18.  A Mass of Christian burial will be held July 23 at 11 a.m. with visitation from 9:30 – 10:45 a.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church, 138 N.

Date set for helicopter delivery of HVAC to Historic West Bend Theatre

July 19, 2019 – West Bend, WI – In April 2019, WashingtonCountyInsider.com posted a story about a locally-owned company in Barton being awarded the bid to install new heating and air conditioning at the downtown West Bend Theatre, 125 N. Main Street. Albiero Plumbing and HVAC will be adding

Hartford PD requests public assistance with identifying suspect | Hartford Police Department

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July 19, 2019 – Hartford, WI – The Hartford Police Department is looking for your assistance to identify the suspect in the photo below. He is wanted for questioning with regard to the theft of packages from an apartment complex. Anyone who can identify the suspect is encouraged to

Washington Co. postponed/second installment 2018 property taxes due July 31, 2019 | By Washington Co. Treasurer Jane Merten

Washington Co., WI – The Washington County Treasurer would like to remind taxpayers their postponed/second installment 2018 property taxes are due on or before July 31, 2019.   If you are paying by check, please make sure the numeric and written portions of the check are the same and

Collaborative Community Health Survey under way in Washington County

July 19, 2019 – Washington County, WI – The Ozaukee and Washington County Public Health Department has been conducting a Collaborative Community Health Survey. When “Management Decisions” calls, it is important to you and your family’s health. Why? Since July 15, 2019, a community health needs assessment (CHNA) of

July 25 public hearing slated for creation of special assessment on well/septic of Wash Co properties

Washington County, WI – The Washington County Planning and Parks Department will be holding a public hearing on Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 7:35 a.m. regarding the creation of an Annual Special Charge Tax Assessment for Washington County properties served by Private Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems (POWTS) for the

VIDEO | Heather Ferdinand creator of Eaton’s Pizza of the Month: Veggie Medley | By Corey Faust

West Bend, WI – Heather Ferdinand is the creator of this month’s Eaton’s Fresh pizza of the month the Veggie Medley.  Heather’s husband Anthony came up with the recipe; he is always looking for something different, but Heather was able to perfect it to be sold at Eaton’s. Heather

Hartford Outdoor Movie Night starts July 31 at Willowbrook Park | By Samantha Sali

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July 19, 2019 – Hartford, WI – Hartford’s recently established community group, The Mill, is hosting a free outdoor movie event at Willowbrook Park on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at dusk.  The movie that will be featured on July 31 is The Sandlot. The second movie, which is scheduled

VIDEO | Fire at Madison power substation leaves thousands w/o power; Gov Evers sends workers home

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Madison fire July 19, 2019 – Madison, WI – At approximate 8 a.m. today, July 19, a Washington County Insider reporter witnessed fire and explosions at the Madison Gas and Electric Distribution Center (MG&E) on Livingston and E. Washington Avenue in Madison, WI. Authorities say the the fire is

Jobs, jobs, jobs at St. Vincent de Paul

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Washington Co., WI – St. Vincent de Paul has various positions open at its Slinger location, 445 E. Washington Street. Must be able to work Sunday thru Saturday. Full or part-time available. Stop in for an application or click HERE to print an application. Saint Vincent de Paul 445

Mark your calendar: Mobile Food Pantry in West Bend July 26

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West Bend, WI – The next mobile Food Pantry date slated for West Bend is Friday, July 26. The Pantry will be at the Lawrence and Vivian Stockhausen Center – Threshold, 2380 W. Washington Street, West Bend, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. This event is free of charge

Heat warning issued; temperatures expected to hit “feels like” of 105-100 degrees today

July 19, 2019 – Washington County, WI – An excessive heat warning has been issued for all of southeastern Wisconsin by the National Weather Service. The warning goes into effect at 10 a.m. today through 7 a.m. Saturday morning, July 20. Today’s high is expected to read the mid-90’s

Free outdoor Fine Art & Chalk Festival slated for July 27 and 28

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West Bend, WI – The Museum of Wisconsin Art (MOWA) is pleased to present the third annual Art & Chalk Fest on Saturday, July 27 and Sunday, July 28, 2019. This free, outdoor arts festival features a juried selection of 60+ fine artists selling their work and 15+ chalk artists

A tribute to my father Al Steffes

July 19, 2019 – West Bend, WI – In June 2016 I wrote a story about my father who had Alzheimer’s and painted a picture about how it affected our family. The story below talks about our time going to rummage sales and how I borrowed 57 cents for

Letter to the Editor | County wastewater fees a scam | By Joseph Daly

July 19, 2019 – Washington Co., WI – The Washington County Parks Department is on a spending spree. First they steal the parks away from WE the taxpayers, and now they are scamming the citizens of Washington County on the Waste Water Fees. This is not a new requirement

New BBQ restaurant opening in West Bend

July 19, 2019 – West Bend, WI – A new BBQ restaurant will open before the end of the year in West Bend. Clay Covert is opening a Billy Sims Barbecue in the Washington Plaza, 1442 W. Washington Street. It’s the strip mall on the north side of the

Razing Resurrection Parish rectory and convent in Allenton | By Ron Naab

July 19, 2019 – Allenton, WI – Earlier this month, July 2019, the initial phase began to tear down the rectory and convent at Resurrection Parish, 215 Main Street, in Allenton. The demolition was done by Heartland Construction of Slinger. The convent and rectory had not been used for a

Jobs, jobs, jobs at Madden Law Group

West Bend, WI – The Madden Law Group in West Bend/Mayville is hiring a bookkeeper.   Part-time opening with an option to do paralegal work. Could be an employee or an independent. Pay between $20 and $30 per hour depending on qualifications. Click HERE for contact details.

Students from Washington Co. make Dean’s List at UW-Parkside

July 19, 2019 – Washington Co., WI – Three students from Washington County have been named to the Dean’s and Provost’s Lists at UW-Parkside. Lauren Treptow of Kewaskum was named to the Dean’s and Provost’s Lists at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside for the Fall 2018 semester. Alexa Bingen of

Take the Washington County Mobility Management Survey

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Washington Co., WI – The Transportation Committee of Washington County is working to improve transportation in the community. There’s a survey the program is hoping will help. It takes about six minutes to complete.   The Mobility Management Program seeks to engage in the actions needed to make a

Obituary | Cecile M. “Ceil” Newman, 83, of Hartford

July 18, 2019 – Hartford, WI – Cecile M. “Ceil” Newman, 83, of Hartford, passed away on Thursday, July 18, 2019, at The Waterford in Hartford. Cecile was born on October 11, 1935, in Milwaukee, the daughter of the late George and Helen (nee Vanderbloomer) Leygraf. On January 7, 1956,

July 25 public hearing slated for creation of special assessment on well/septic of Wash Co properties

Washington County, WI – The Washington County Planning and Parks Department will be holding a public hearing on Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 7:35 a.m. regarding the creation of an Annual Special Charge Tax Assessment for Washington County properties served by Private Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems (POWTS) for the
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