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Obituary | Jerome Anthony Haase, 90

Feb. 14, 2019 – Jerome Anthony Haase passed onto Eternal Life on February 12, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. Jerome was born on January 20, 1929 son of Walter and Marie Haase in the Town of Lowell and is survived by his devoted wife of 69 1/2 years Dorothy,

Obituary | Wayne R. ‘Rick’ Ennis, 65, of Hubertus

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Feb. 12, 2019 – Hubertus, WI – Wayne R. “Rick” Ennis, 65, passed away unexpectedly on Monday February 11, 2019. He was born in Milwaukee on August 20, 1953 to Wayne G. and Patricia A. (nee Earhart) Ennis. Rick was raised in Hubertus and attended Germantown High School. On

Hartford School District Renews Search for New Superintendent

Jan. 28, 2019 – Hartford, WI – Hartford Union High School’s (HUHS) Board of Education has renewed its search for a Superintendent. While the field of candidates was strong, after a comprehensive vetting and interview process, the Board will continue its search. Because the HUHS Board of Education believes that

Wind chill warning issued for all of southeastern Wisconsin

Jan. 28, 2019 – Washington County, WI – As the current snowstorm enters its final hours in southeastern Wisconsin, the National Weather Service has issued a wind chill warning that will bring in extremely low and dangerous wind chill temperatures, possibly setting records for this part of the state.

Photos show road conditions snow covered and slippery

Jan. 28., 2019 – Washington County, WI – Photos are starting to roll in from across the county. Current pictures show road conditions at the Hwy 41/45 split and Hwy 41/60 intersection as snow covered and slippery. Take extra time for your morning commute today and give extra courtesy

Got snow? Share your snow pics with us

Jan. 28, 2019 – Washington County, WI – The snow has arrived, the schools are closed and many are home from work today. Here’s your official invitation to post a snow pic below or share it with us at [email protected] throughout the day today. Show us what you’ve got!

Roads in Dodge County “poor” at this time | by Dodge County Sheriff’s Office

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Jan. 28. 2019 – Dodge County, WI – As expected, road conditions throughout the county are poor at this time. Due to increased winds, several roads are drifting shut. The Dodge County Highway Department is out and doing their best to stay ahead of the storm, however many county

Dodge County offices/courthouse CLOSED today, 1/28, due to weather

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Jan. 28, 2019 – Dodge County, WI – All Dodge County Offices, including the Court System, are closed on Monday January 28, 2019. All 24-hour operations such as the Sheriff Offìce, Jail, and the Clearview Campus are not affected by the closure and will maintain their regular schedule.  

West Bend School District/Jackson CLOSED Monday due to winter storm; School Board meeting will go on as scheduled

Jan. 27. 2019 – West Bend, WI – The West Bend School District will be closed on Monday, January 28, due to the pending winter storm. This includes all after-school activities. The West Bend School Board meeting, however, is not canceled and will take place at 6:30 p.m. at

First school closings for Monday due to winter storm roll in

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

UPDATE | National Weather Service upgrades winter storm watch to warning with wind chill advisory

Jan. 26, 2019 – Washington County, WI – The National Weather Service has just upgraded the winter storm watch for southeastern Wisconsin to a winter storm warning. The warning takes effect Sunday evening, January 27, at 9 p.m. and runs through Monday at 6 p.m. Snow totals of 7-12

Fate of West Bend Shopko building could be in hands of real estate investment trust

Jan. 26. 2019 – West Bend, WI – In December 2018 an article was posted at WashingtonCountyInsider.com regarding the pharmacy at Shopko transferring prescriptions to Kroger-owned grocery stores. Following that article, questions arose about the future of the store. Today, we have answers. The Shopko store sits on a 9.44 acre site. 

Truck engulfed in flames on I-41 during morning commute in Washington County

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Jan. 25 – Washington County, WI – A scary scene on I-41 for the morning commute. A vehicle was witnessed completely engulfed in flames on northbound I-41 at County Y and Mequon Road near Richfield, closing the two right lanes for hours. More details will be posted as information

Blue Lotus Farm & Retreat Center Hosts Roast of Local Business Owner

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The evening will be held at the BEAUTIFUL West Bend Mutual Insurance Prairie Center (1900 S 18th Ave, West Bend, WI 53095).  Cocktail hour will start at 5:30 pm followed by dinner and program!  Click HERE to make your reservation today.

Winter storm watch in effect starting Tuesday morning

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Jan. 21, 2019 – Washington County, WI – According to Accuweather: …WINTER STORM WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT… * WHAT…Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches possible. * WHERE…Portions of east central, south central and southeast Wisconsin. * WHEN…From

Blue Lotus Farm & Retreat Center Hosts Roast of Local Business Owner

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The evening will be held at the BEAUTIFUL West Bend Mutual Insurance Prairie Center (1900 S 18th Ave, West Bend, WI 53095).  Cocktail hour will start at 5:30 pm followed by dinner and program!  Click HERE to make your reservation today.

Wisconsin is Open for Business | By Emily Liddicoat from American Companies

Jan. 12, 2019 – West Bend, WI – At his inauguration Monday, Governor Evers said, “The people of Wisconsin demanded a change this November, and that change is coming.” One of the first changes Governor Evers made is to our state’s welcome signs.  He replaced the “Open for Business”

Obituary | Carol K. Roberts, 70

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Jan. 7, 2019 – Hartford, WI – Carol K. Roberts, age 70, found peace on Saturday, January 5, 2019. She was born July 1, 1948 in Waukesha to parents Richard and Darlene (Koski) Thew. Carol grew up in Morse, WI and later to moved to Fond du Lac, graduating from

Obituary | Scott M. Schroeder, 33, of Lomira

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Dec. 6, 2018 – Lomira, WI -Scott M. Schroeder, 33, of Lomira, passed away at home on Sunday, November 25, 2018. He was born on June 15, 1985 in Milwaukee to parents Leonard and Debra (Cooper) Schroeder. Scott was a 2004 graduate of Milwaukee Hamilton High School. Scott is

Wupdates from the Village of Jackson | By John Walther

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Police Department It has been a fairly quiet week. If an abandoned vehicle isn’t claimed by the lien holder by Friday afternoon, it will be considered forfeited and eligible for public sale. The Sig Sauer firearms company delivered replacement pistols, due to a potential trigger safety issue. A qualification

Former West Bend resident/daughter killed by boulder in Minnesota

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July 13, 2018 – Minneapolis, MN – Authorities say two people, a West Bend resident and her daughter, died in suburban St. Paul on Monday, July 9, after a boulder weighing over 800 pounds fell off of a commercial vehicle and struck their car. According to the Star Tribune: “It’s

Miller/Lauters take 1st win of year in Bass Tourney | By Bryan Miller

July 5, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The Kettle Moraine Monday Bass Tournaments had its 8th stop of the year on Monday July 2 on Big Cedar Lake.  Mother Nature brought some heat for the day which made for a great night of fishing. Despite busy boat traffic, the

West Bend fireworks/4th of July Parade: What’s in store

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July 4, 2018 – West Bend, WI – Today, the annual Fourth of July parade kicks off at 9:30 a.m. in West Bend with the parade route as follows (same route as last year): The lineup will take place on Main Street in front of Badger Middle School. The

President issues flag-lowering order

July 3, 2018 – Washington County, WI – The President of the United States has proclaimed that the flag of the United States be flown at half-staff nationwide until sunset on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, as a mark of respect for the victims of the shooting in Annapolis, Maryland. In

VIDEO | Audrey Steffes Kicks Off Amazing Ride for Alzheimer’s From Milwaukee

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Flags to be flown at half staff in honor of former First Lady Barbara Bush

  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
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