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Candidates start collecting signatures, Dec. 1, 2020 for April 6, 2021 Spring Election

Washington Co., WI - City and Village clerks in Germantown, Hartford, Richfield, Slinger, Kewaskum, West Bend, and the rest of Washington County are prepping for the Spring General Election April 6, 2021.  If a...

Property tax bills for neighbors in Washington County available online

  Dec. 1, 2018 - Washington Co., WI - If you just can't wait to get your property tax bill in the mail next week you can check it online. Click HERE to get to...

August 11, 2020 partisan primary ballot preview

Washington Co., WI - Below is a preview of the ballot for the August 11, 2020 partisan primary. The winners in the primary will advance to the November 3, 2020 election. Please note, you can...
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Future of the Samaritan Health Center at Common Sense Citizens of Washington County

West Bend, WI - The future of the Samaritan Health Center will be the main topic of the Wednesday, January 8 meeting of Common Sense Citizens of Washington County. Deputy County Administrator and former Samaritan...

VIDEO | Rebroadcast of West Bend alderman candidate forum for Dist. 3 and Dist....

West Bend, WI - Rebroadcast of candidate forum at West Bend City Hall. Candidates included Brett Berquist and Mary Ann Rzeszutek vying for Dist. 3 alderman and Oscar Estrada and Justice Madl vying for...

Sixth candidate to announce his intentions for 58th Assembly District

  Nov. 15, 2017 - Washington Co., WI - Watch for a sixth candidate to jump in the mix tomorrow and announce his candidacy for the 58th Assembly District. Rick Gundrum, who is currently the chairman of the...
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Update on candidates for West Bend School Board

Dec. 26, 2018 - West Bend, WI - Two candidates have now filed papers to run for two open seats on the West Bend School Board as two incumbents have filed non-candidacy papers. According to...
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VIDEO | Neighbors in Town of Hartford disappointed in County Board annexation vote

January 9, 2020 - Washington Co., WI - Neighbors in the Town of Hartford left the Washington County Courthouse upset and frustrated following a 15-8 vote authorizing a petition for annexation of the Washington...

Election Day Chili Supper at Resurrection Parish in Allenton

Allenton, WI - Resurrection Parish, 209 Main Street, in Allenton is holding its annual Election Day Chili Supper on Tuesday, November 3 from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.
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Final property tax installment due July 31, 2021 for taxpayers in Washington County

Washington Co., Wi – For Washington County taxpayers who pay their taxes in installments, the final property tax payment is due by Saturday, July 31, 2021. If your property is in Washington County, or you...
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Menards dismisses pending property tax challenge against West Bend | By Jay Shambeau

May 24, 2019 - West Bend, WI – The City of West Bend is pleased to announce that Menards three-year property tax assessment challenge has ended. Menards has withdrawn its case that had been scheduled...
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VIDEO | Parents speak out against Critical Race Theory at West Bend School Board...

September 13, 2021 - West Bend, WI - Parents in the West Bend School District turned out in large numbers to speak at a West Bend School Board meeting about their displeasure with Critical...

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

https://youtu.be/V3ELdD56-1U   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...

VIDEO | Rebroadcast of West Bend Mayor Candidate Forum

West Bend, WI - The two candidates running for Mayor of West Bend, Chris Jenkins and Rich Kasten, participated in a candidate forum at City Hall. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tImji0EDbr4] Chris Jenkins – Married with five children. Dist....

Proper disposal of Christmas trees in Washington County

Washington Co., WI - With Christmas 2019 in the rear-view mirror, neighbors across Washington County are already pulling down their Christmas trees. First, make sure your tree is ready: Remove all ornaments, lights, tinsel and...
Voting is open at the polls in West Bend

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

  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...
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West Bend School Board accused of violating policy in final $74 million total referendum...

March 25, 2019 - West Bend, WI - A formal complaint is expected to be filed today against the West Bend School Board in connection with knowingly violating policy on a campaign mailer. During a...

VIDEO | Exclusive: Rick Gundrum hears the news about Tuesday night win

https://youtu.be/2Pch8EW5Pjk Dec. 20, 2017 - Slinger, WI - The numbers from Tuesday's Republican primary came in rather quickly after polls closed at 8 p.m. Candidate Rick Gundrum was briefed on a solid win in the Village...
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Rep. Dan Knodl to hold budget listening session April 15 in Germantown

April 11, 2019 - Germantown, WI - Assembly Rep. Dan Knodl will hold Budget Listening Sessions in the district on April 15.
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Letter to the Editor | Safety first | By Mike Schmidt

May 17, 2021 - Washington Co., WI - Watched our County Board Meeting 5-12-2021 and the discussion on Highway W extension. About a dozen citizens attended and put pressure on our county board to kill...