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Letter to the Editor | Why are students viewing pornography during lunch at Badger Middle School | By Mary Weigand

  Sept. 20, 2018 – West Bend, WI – It has come to my attention that kids in Badger Middle School are using their smart phones to look at pornography during lunchtime in the school cafeteria, then showing other kids and laughing. I have approached the school board three

Recount complete for Commissioners elected to Big Cedar Lake PRD

  Sept. 19, 2018 – Big Cedar Lake, WI – A recount was held Tuesday night, Sept. 18, as a followup to a pair of requests regarding the final tally from the election August 29. Nicole Gonring submitted a petition along with Troy Zagel, both were candidates in the

Washington County Board hires Public Affairs Coordinator

    Sept. 14, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Ethan Hollenberger has been hired as Washington County’s first Public Affairs Coordinator. Hollenberger most recently served as Communications Director for State Senator Duey Stroebel and the committee clerk for the Senate Committee on Government Operations, Consumer Protection and Technology.

VIDEO | New date set for recount for Commissioners elected to Big Cedar Lake PRD | Video courtesy Meghann Kennedy

Sept. 13, 2018 – Big Cedar Lake, WI – There’s going to be a recount for commissioners to Big Cedar Lake PRD on Tuesday, Sept. 18. We have received two petitions from the nominees at the election on August 29.  One from Nicole Gonring and the other from Troy

Common Sense Citizens meeting Wednesday, Sept. 12

  Sept. 12, 2018 – West Bend, WI – Kewaskum Village President Kevin Scheunemann will join West Bend School Board member Ken Schmidt as the featured speakers during Wednesday evening’s gathering of Common Sense Citizens.   Meeting gets underway at 7 p.m. at The West Bend Moose Lodge, 1721 Chestnut St,

VIDEO | Former Barton Elementary School to be turned into apartments and townhomes

  Sept. 12, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The long-awaited project to turn the old Barton School on School Place and Fairview Drive into multi-family residential received approval from the West Bend Plan Commission on Monday. Plans include a 22 unit multi-family adaptive reuse of the former school building

Construction manager and start date posted for new Fleet Farm in West Bend

Sept. 10, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The new Fleet Farm store in West Bend just hit the “Bids Wanted” section of The Daily Reporter. The publication is where contractors go to find jobs that are bidding in the area. Here are a couple of posted updates about

November road referendum on tap for Town of Trenton | By Joseph Gonnering

  Sept. 10, 2018 – Town of Trenton, WI – The roads in the Town of Trenton are in dire need of significant annual maintenance work. Maintaining roads is essential in order to preserve the road in its originally constructed condition, protect adjacent resources, and provide efficient, convenient travel

VIDEO | Rebroadcast of the unveiling of John M. Schmitt Memorial Drive

  http://   Sept. 8, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – There was a nice tribute to wrap up the work week on Friday as officials from Washington County dedicated the old Schmidt Road and renamed it John M. Schmitt Memorial Drive. The honor was in recognition of Washington

Recount expected during Monday’s meeting of Big Cedar Lake PRD

Sept. 7, 2018 – Big Cedar Lake, WI – There’s going to be a request for a recount during Monday’s meeting of the Big Cedar Lake PRD. Petitions from candidates Troy Zagel and Nicole Gonring have been filed. The pair lost in an election at the annual meeting on

VIDEO | Rebroadcast of election count from Wednesday vote for Big Cedar Lake PRD

http://   August 30, 2018 – Town of West Bend, WI – There was an election Wednesday night as four candidates vied for two seats on the Big Cedar Lake PRD. Each seat carried a 3-year term. The terms of board members Roger Walsh and Jim McGath had expired.

Big Cedar Lake PRD annual meeting is tonight, Wednesday, Aug. 29

  August 29, 2018 – Town of West Bend, WI – The Cedar Lake Protection and Rehabilitation District (PRD) will hold its annual meeting tonight, Wednesday, August 29, 2018, starting at 6:30 p.m. at the West Bend Town Hall, 6355 County Trunk Z.   The PRD provides sanitation services,

West Bend Common Council to vote on sharp shooters to trim deer population

August 28, 2018  West Bend, WI – On Sept. 10 the West Bend Common Council will review a managed deer hunt for the 2018-19 season. The city is targeting a reduction in deer numbers in an effort to reduce deer damage to habitat, property and car/deer collisions. This is

Presidential Proclamation on the Death of Senator John Sidney McCain III | By President Donald J. Trump

August 27, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – As a mark of respect for the memory and longstanding service of Senator John Sidney McCain III, I hereby order, by the authority vested in me by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, that the flag of the

Gov. Walker orders flags at half-staff in honor of Senator John McCain

August 25, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Tonight, Governor Walker issued Executive Order #304, lowering the flags in honor of Senator John McCain. In accordance with the Order, please ensure that the flag of the United States and the flag of the State of Wisconsin are flown at

Letter to the Editor | Honesty and transparency needed in West Bend School District referendum | By Dan Krier

August 20, 2018 – West Bend, WI – I believe it is important to include the interest cost on the referendum so people know for a fact, what they will be paying.   I was on the Citizens Facility Advisory Committee and am very disappointed in the entire process

Partisan Primary election results in Washington County

  August 14, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – To see updated election results in Washington County click HERE.   Some unofficial results have already been posted.   In the Washington County Sheriff’s race Lt. Jason Guslick has conceded defeat to Captain Marty Schulteis who will be sworn in in

Jason Guslick concedes defeat and congratulates Marty Schulteis as the next Washington County Sheriff

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  August 14, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – With 80 percent of the precincts reporting, Jason Guslick concedes defeat and congratulates Marty Schulteis as the next Washington County Sheriff.   Schulteis has a sizable lead over Guslick; with a margin of 36 of 45 precincts reporting the unofficial

Election results for Washington County to be posted shortly

August 14, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Polls closed at 8 p.m. and election results should be forthcoming. Stay tuned.  

Strong turnout in Washington County for today’s Partisan Primary Election

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  August 14, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Polls will remain open until 8 p.m. for the Tuesday, Aug. 14 Partisan Primary Election. In West Bend at the District 4 polling station at City Hall on S. Main Street said 480 voters had cast a ballot by 5

Election Day is today, Aug. 14. Here’s a look at the ballot

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  August 14, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Polls open 7 a.m. for today’s Partisan Primary Election. Results will be posted after the polls close at 8 p.m.  Be sure to bring a valid ID to vote.

VIDEO | Town of West Bend Board tables action on closing boat ramps

August 14, 2018  – Town of West Bend, WI – A full house during Monday night’s Town of West Bend Board meeting. There were a couple of hot-topics on the agenda. Town Chairman Jim Heipp asked to table action on the closing of boat ramps in the town. “We’ll

Hot topics on tonight’s Town of West Bend Board meeting

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    August 13, 2018 – Town of West Bend, WI – Property owners in the Town of West Bend may want to take a look at the agenda for tonight’s Town Board meeting. Starting at 6:30 p.m. the Town Board will discuss Fleet Farm access off of Highway

Hot topics on tonight’s West Bend Town Board meeting

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    August 13, 2018 – Town of West Bend, WI – Property owners in the Town of West Bend may want to take a look at the agenda for tonight’s Town Board meeting. Starting at 6:30 p.m. the Town Board will discuss Fleet Farm access off of Highway

Letter to the Editor | What do we get for our tax dollars in West Bend? | By Judith Beck

  August 12, 2018 – West Bend, WI –  The City of West Bend has informed our condo association of 46 owners that as of the end of this month (August 2018) we either have to purchase flip carts for our garbage collection or contract with a private company to

Election Day is Tuesday, Aug. 14. Here’s a look at the ballot

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  August 13, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Polls open 7 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 14 for the Partisan Primary Election. Results will be posted after the polls close at 8 p.m.  Be sure to bring a valid ID to vote.

Letter to the Editor | Responsible and effective government | By Don Kriefall

  August 9, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Washington County has been compelled to look outside the box in an effort to control costs, while continuing to maintain the essential services that provide a positive quality of life for its’ citizens. In an opinion piece, outgoing Washington County

VIDEO | Washington Co. Board votes on whether to hire another administrator

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  August 9, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – The Washington County Board voted Wednesday night on whether to add a new Public Affairs Coordinator position. This would be a full-time administrative position with a Pay Grade of 13. In real-people terms, “The position has an annual cost of approximately

Letter to the Editor | Consolidation and hiring a new Assistant Washington County Administrator | By Steve Gonwa

  August 8, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – To the Washington County Board of Supervisors   I read with great interest the recent editorial written by Sheriff Dale Schmidt regarding the stated plans of County Chairperson Don Kriefall to consolidate and regionalize the Washington and Ozaukee County 911

U.S. flag to fly at half-staff in rememberance of State Senator Michael Ellis

  August 7, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – The U.S. flag will be flown at half-staff today by order of Gov. Scott Walker in rememberance of State Senator Mike Ellis who died July 20, 2018 at the age of 77.  
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