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Election Day | Voting and polling update for November 3, 2020

Washington Co., WI – Election Day is Tuesday, November 3, 2020.  Over the weekend quite a few neighbors across Washington County received their mail-in ballot via U.S. Postal. Wisconsin will mail all registered voters an application to vote absentee prior to the election. You can also vote in person

Modern Woodmen Fraternal Financial of Allenton offering basic school supplies | By Danny Frey

Allenton, WI – As our families, communities, nation, and global economy are experiencing the growing effects of COVID-19 one thing is already shining strong……Unity.   It is an amazing feeling of hope to see that no matter what we are faced with we always come together stronger than ever.  I

WBW varsity volleyball secures 3-1 win over Port Washington | By Makenna Kappler and Molly Spaeth

September 19, 2020 – West Bend, WI – The West Bend West Lady Spartans varsity volleyball team went 3-1 beating Port Washington, 30 – 28, 25 – 14, 15 – 25, 25 – 14 in its first conference match of the season.              

West Bend West JV1 volleyball secures scrappy win over Port Washington | By Molly Spaeth and Isabela Fahrenkrug

September 19, 2020 – West Bend, WI – West Bend West Spartans JV1 volleyball team defeated the Port Washington Pirates in its first conference match of the season.                  Click HERE for more on WBW Spartans volleyball. The Spartans had strong serves for

Wash. Co. Sheriff’s Office announces scholarship partnership with 5 Corners Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep

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  Washington County, WI – The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce a partnership with 5 Corners Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep to present four scholarships to Washington County students interested in pursuing a career in criminal justice. The qualified applicants will be pursuing undergraduate studies which will prepare them to

Photo Gallery | Retirement celebration for Deb Butschlick

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September 14, 2020 – West Bend, WI – There was a lot of horn honking and well wishes on Bluebell Drive in West Bend as friends, faculty, and former UWM at Washington County athletes paid tribute to coach and retiring athletic director Deb Butschlick. For the past 35 years

Obituary | Carol Lynn Rowe (nee Meinhardt), 66, of West Bend

September 13, 2020 – West Bend, WI – Carol Lynn Rowe (nee Meinhardt), 66, passed away at her residence on Saturday September 12, 2020 surrounded by her family. She was born on July 1, 1954 in Davenport, Iowa to Wayne and Nalda (nee Bluedorn) Meinhardt. She graduated from Davenport

Modern Woodmen Fraternal Financial of Allenton offering basic school supplies | By Danny Frey

Allenton, WI – As our families, communities, nation, and global economy are experiencing the growing effects of COVID-19 one thing is already shining strong……Unity.   It is an amazing feeling of hope to see that no matter what we are faced with we always come together stronger than ever.  I

Bob’s Main Street Auto & Towing purchases school supplies | By Rachel Espitia

West Bend, WI – Bob’s Main Street Auto & Towing in West Bend had another successful year for its School Supply Drive. This year the locally-owned auto repair shop raised $650 to purchase school supplies. The supplies were taken to a local non-profit organization and will benefit over 500

Wash. Co. Sheriff’s Office announces scholarship partnership with 5 Corners Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep

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  Washington County, WI – The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce a partnership with 5 Corners Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep to present four scholarships to Washington County students interested in pursuing a career in criminal justice. The qualified applicants will be pursuing undergraduate studies which will prepare them to

Teen in custody following bomb threat at West Bend High Schools | By West Bend Police

September 9, WI – West Bend, WI – On Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at approximately 9:50 p.m., students from the West Bend High Schools reported a suspicious Snapchat message to the West Bend Police Department. The message stated “Don’t come to school tomorrow” and included a bomb emoji. West

VIDEO | Contractor Charlie Vitchers and the cleanup following 9/11 in New York

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September 7, 2020 – West Bend, WI – The 19th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks will be recognized this week Friday, September 11. It was 2001 when the attacks occurred in New York and Pennsylvania. Contractor Charlie Vitchers was part of the cleanup crew in New York. He spoke

Modern Woodmen Fraternal Financial of Allenton offering basic school supplies | By Danny Frey

Allenton, WI – As our families, communities, nation, and global economy are experiencing the growing effects of COVID-19 one thing is already shining strong……Unity.   It is an amazing feeling of hope to see that no matter what we are faced with we always come together stronger than ever.  I

Bob’s Main Street Auto & Towing purchases school supplies | By Rachel Espitia

West Bend, WI – Bob’s Main Street Auto & Towing in West Bend had another successful year for its School Supply Drive. This year the locally-owned auto repair shop raised $650 to purchase school supplies. The supplies were taken to a local non-profit organization and will benefit over 500

VIDEO | Washington County veterans participate in Honor Flight Parade

September 4, 2020 – Washington Co., WI – Sixteen veterans from Washington County were among 175 veterans that gathered on Canal Street on Saturday, August 29 under the shadow of Miller Park to participate in the Stars & Stripes Honor Flight Parade. The event was held to recognize veterans

Slinger High School $15,000 Scholarship recipients | By Kelly Reichle

June 14, 2020 – Slinger, WI -Although the Slinger High School Golf Outing was canceled this year recognition was still made to honor the 2020 Scholarship Winners.  Slinger High School is proud to award $15,000 to this year’s scholarship recipients. Please consider joining us next year for our Annual

Wash. Co. Sheriff’s Office announces scholarship partnership with 5 Corners Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep

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  Washington County, WI – The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce a partnership with 5 Corners Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep to present four scholarships to Washington County students interested in pursuing a career in criminal justice. The qualified applicants will be pursuing undergraduate studies which will prepare them to

Rite of passage | Remember photo day at school

September 2, 2020 – West Bend, WI – It’s a rite of passage and it continued this week as incoming students across Washington County lined up for class photos. The grade school pictures are always a classic. This one was eagerly submitted by Mrs. Joan Steffes.  SHE thinks it’s