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Obituary | Mary Lea Heidt (nee Springer), 67, of Slinger

September 29, 2020 – Slinger, WI – Mary Lea Heidt (nee Springer), 67, of Slinger, Wisconsin passed away after a courageous 5-year battle with brain cancer on Friday, September 25, 2020 in her home, surrounded by her loving family.   Mary Lea was born August 8, 1953 in Milwaukee,

Obituary | Renee D. Wendt (nee Weniger), 84, of Slinger

September 29, 2020 – Renee D. Wendt (nee Weniger), 84, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 27, 2020. She was born on December 13, 1934 in Milwaukee to Joseph and Dorothy (nee Goldsmith) Weniger and graduated from West Division High School class of 1953. She married Bernard Wendt on

Trick-or-treat hours across Washington County

Washington Co., WI – Halloween is Saturday, October 31, 2020 and trick-or-treat hours have been posted across Washington County. Trick-or-treat hours across Washington County. Town of Addison 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 25. Town of Farmington 4 p.m. to 7 p.m on Saturday, Oct. 31 Village

Fire Prevention Week includes apparatus display Friday, October 2 at Washington County Fair Park | By Kenny Asselin

Washington Co., WI – The Washington County Fire Chiefs Association will be hosting it annual Fire Prevention Week kickoff event at the Washington County Fair Park on Friday, October 2, 2020, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m.   The drive through event will feature apparatus from Washington County fire

Fire Prevention Week includes apparatus display Friday, October 2 at Washington County Fair Park | By Kenny Asselin

Washington Co., WI – The Washington County Fire Chiefs Association will be hosting it annual Fire Prevention Week kickoff event at the Washington County Fair Park on Friday, October 2, 2020, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m.   The drive through event will feature apparatus from Washington County fire

Polling locations across Washington County

Washington Co., WI – Clerks across Washington County are preparing for the November 3, 2020 election. Below is a list of polling places. Click HERE if you want to enter your address and find your polling place.   Remember to bring identification to the polls which are open on

Trick-or-treat hours across Washington County

Washington Co., WI – Halloween is Saturday, October 31, 2020 and trick-or-treat hours have been posted across Washington County. Trick-or-treat hours across Washington County. Town of Addison 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 25. Town of Farmington 4 p.m. to 7 p.m on Saturday, Oct. 31 Village

Polling locations across Washington County

Washington Co., WI – Clerks across Washington County are preparing for the November 3, 2020 election. Below is a list of polling places. Click HERE if you want to enter your address and find your polling place.   Remember to bring photo identification to the polls which are open

West Bend West JV2 takes 3 from Slinger Owls | By Maria Olson & Kelsey Lisko

September 24, 2020 – West Bend, WI – The West Bend West JV2 volleyball team went 3 – 0 this week against the Slinger Owls. Final scores 25-11, 25-19 and 25-17. The West Bend West JV2 is undefeated this season. Setters Emma Hertel and Aly Wagner combined for a

Obituary | Dennis F. Gundrum, 94, of Slinger

September 23, 2020 – Slinger, WI – Dennis F. Gundrum, 94, of Slinger (formerly of Rubicon), passed away peacefully at The Pavilion at Glacier Valley in Slinger, WI on September 21, 2020. Dennis was born on August 19, 1926 to Nickolas and Juliana (nee Schulz) Gundrum. Dennis married the

West Bend West varsity volleyball beats Slinger | By Isabelle Sternig

September 23, 2020 – West Bend, WI – The West Bend West Lady Spartans hosted the Slinger Owls in a Tuesday night volleyball match. The Spartans stayed strong winning 25-15, 25-13, 25-20. The goal for the night was to leave everything on the court and WBW did just that.

St. Vincent De Paul of Washington County making stores safer

Washington Co., WI – St. Vincent De Paul of Washington County is working to make its stores safer by improving indoor air quality. The new bipolar ionization technology system is an added health and safety measure installed at all three stores in Washington County including Hartford, Slinger, and West

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.              

Trick-or-treat hours across Washington County

Washington Co., WI – Halloween is Saturday, October 31, 2020 and trick-or-treat hours have been posted across Washington County. Trick-or-treat hours across Washington County. Town of Addison 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 25. Town of Farmington 4 p.m. to 7 p.m on Saturday, Oct. 31 Village

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

West Bend West JV2 volleyball team sweeps Port Washington | By Aly Wagner and Emma Hertel

September 19, 2020 – West Bend, WI – The JV2 Spartan volleyball team played its first match at Port Washington won all 3 games 25-12, 25-12, 25-18.            Click HERE for more on WBW Spartans volleyball. The Spartans Abby Stockhausen had five kills. Maria Olson

Obituary | Jamie Lee Boysen, 26, of Slinger

September 15, 2020 – Slinger, WI – Our beautiful and beloved daughter Jamie Lee Boysen passed away on September 9, 2020, age 26, after succumbing to injuries from a serious car accident.  Even though she is in heaven, she will continue to live on in those people she so

Jacob Nottestad secures late model track championship | By Dan Margetta

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September 14, 2020 – Slinger, WI—Jacob Nottestad and Ryan Gutknecht entered the final weekly racing program at the Slinger Super Speedway Sunday afternoon separated by just eight points in the battle for the late model track championship and Nottestad emerged victorious in the 50-lap feature to secure the title.

Slinger lemonade stand and food pantry | By Corbin Stover (5th Grader)

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September 14, 2020 – Slinger, WI – At Slinger Schlesinger Village kids in the neighborhood did a lemonade stand during our last week of summer in August. Jovy, Corbin, Alex, Soffy, Elliot, Elvlyn, and Noah wanted to do this for people that are homeless and it was the right

Halloween store to open in former Shopko building in West Bend

West Bend, WI – The big white storage pods sitting in the parking lot of the former Shopko, 1710 S. Main Street, in West Bend are filled with costumes and Halloween displays as the empty big box store will temporarily be home to Spirit Halloween.There are 16 Spirit Halloween