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VIDEO | Thanks for supporting Logan’s Lap for Love

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May 27, 2018 – Hartford, WI – A fantastic turnout for Logan’s Laps for Love on Saturday, May 26 in Hartford. Nearly 500 people participated in the inaugural 5K to remember Logan Johnson, the 8-year-old boy who died in 2017 from Myocarditis (inflammation of the heart) which doctors believe was

EAA Chapter 1158 Young Eagles Rally is June 9

  West Bend, WI – Sign up today for Young Eagles Rally on Saturday, June 9 at the EAA Chapter 1158 in West Bend.

Special ceremony Sunday, May 27 for Korean War vet Merlin Heinecke

May 27, 2018 – Allenton, WI – As part of the Sunday, May 27 memorial service on the cemetery of Zion Ev Lutheran Church,  6430 County Road D, Allenton, the service and sacrifice of Merlin A. Heinecke, MIA in Korea on December 2, 1950, will be acknowledged with the placement of

Learn how to prevent drownings | Brought to you by the Association of Aquatic Professionals

  May 27, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – With the number of drownings that occur each year, the Association of Aquatic Professionals wants to help you learn how to RESPECT the Water. The Association of Aquatic Professionals is committed to helping prevent drownings nationwide. We believe with a little

Etiquette for Memorial Day Parades

May 27, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Neighbors across Washington County are being asked to stand and remove their hats when the U.S. flag passes at the start of Memorial Day parades on Monday, May 28.   The day, also called Decoration Day, is for observance in memory

Planting at Blue Lotus on Wednesday, May 30 | By Kari Kempka

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May 26, 2018 – West Bend, WI – Blue Lotus have a large variety of pots, planters, and beds that will be filled with gorgeous annuals, perennials, herbs, and vegetable plants.  Our guests enjoy all of the beautiful colors and sampling freshly picked veggies and herbs.  We would love

Warriors’ Journey Home | By James Schleif

May 26, 2018 – Washington Co., WI -Warriors’ Journey Home is based in Washington County. Its mission is to provide spiritual healing and soul repair from the invisible wounds for veterans,  families and the community. It takes a community to heal the invisible, moral injuries and wounds of war. Click HERE

Come join us for West Bend Noon Kiwanis Steak in the Park on Tuesday, June 19

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May 26, 2018  – West Bend, WI – The annual Noon Kiwanis Steak Fry at Regner Park will soon be in full swing. This is the 41st annual Steak in the Park fundraiser. Tickets are available at the door.  Proceeds will be generously designated to Friends Inc.. There will be

Obit: Bernard J. “Bernie” Kaehne, 84, of Kewaskum

May 25, 2018 – Kewaskum, WI –  Bernard J. “Bernie” Kaehne, 84, of Kewaskum, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, May 24, 2018, at his home.   Bernie was born on August 27, 1933, in Campbellsport, the son of the late Leo and Agnes (Serwe) Kaehne. On May 19, 1956,

Obit: Clinton D. Bratten, 27, of Omro

  May 25, 2018 – Omro, WI – Clinton D. Bratten, 27, of Omro found peace on Thursday, May 24, 2018. He was born on September 16, 1990 to his parents Dawn Bratten and Scott Bratten. Clinton graduated from West Bend and worked as a landscaper. He enjoyed the

Obit: Bettiejane Garriott (nee Weddle), 89, of West Bend

May 25, 2018 – West Bend, WI – Bettiejane Garriott (nee Weddle), 89, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at the Cottages in West Bend. She was born on July 27, 1928 in Valparaiso, IN to Edgar and Lulu (nee Robinson) Weddle. She married John Garriott on June

Jobs, jobs, jobs at Desert-Aire in Germantown

Germantown, WI – Desert-Aire in Germantown is looking for full-time brazer and builder/assembly positions. Click HERE for more details.  

Etiquette for Memorial Day Parades

May 25, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Neighbors across Washington County are being asked to stand and remove their hats when the U.S. flag passes at the start of Memorial Day parades on Monday, May 28.   The day, also called Decoration Day, is for observance in memory

Relay for Life of West Bend prepping for Saturday, July 22 fundraiser at Regner Park

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May 25, 2018 – West Bend, WI – Relay for Life of West Bend will host its annual fundraiser Saturday, July 22 at Regner Park. Over the past few years Relay for Life has struggled with fundraising and participation numbers. By moving the event to Regner Park the organization

DACO in Kewaskum to put up new signage celebrating 100% employee-owned company

May 25, 2018 – Kewaskum, WI – DACO Precision-Tool, 8565 US-45, in Kewaskum is preparing to announce the company is now 100% employee owned. “We will be putting up two new signs on our building next week and celebrating our 100% employee ownership,” said DACO General Manager Austin Weber. DACO was

Learn how to prevent drownings | Brought to you by the Association of Aquatic Professionals

  May 25, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – With the number of drownings that occur each year, the Association of Aquatic Professionals wants to help you learn how to RESPECT the Water. The Association of Aquatic Professionals is committed to helping prevent drownings nationwide. We believe with a little

Three school districts in Washington County to receive Governor Walker TEACH grants

May 24, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Three school districts in Washington County are among 252 school districts in Wisconsin to receive a portion of Governor Walker’s $7.8 million for broadband infrastructure upgrades.   Walker visited the Mosinee School District to announce 252 school districts in Wisconsin were awarded

Moraine Park Students Recognized at Annual Student Award Banquet | Moraine Park News Service

May 24, 2018 – The hard work and academic achievement of Moraine Park Technical College students was recognized during the College’s annual Student Awards Banquet held at The Golf Club at Camelot in Lomira on May 11, 2018. Moraine Park presented the 2018 Student of the Year Award to

American Companies of West Bend breaks ground on 36-unit apartment in Milwaukee | By Emily Liddicoat

  May 24, 2018 – West Bend, WI – American Companies of West Bend are designing and building a 36 unit apartment on Cambridge Avenue in Milwaukee. Design work began in January. Prior to beginning the building process, the existing structures need to be removed. American Companies are expecting

Allenton couple collect items to help homeless veterans | By Ron Naab

May 24, 2018 – As part of the Memorial Day weekend American Tribute Ride Committee members Ron and Ann Naab are collecting items to take to the Veterans Homeless and Recovery Center at King Veterans Home in Waupaca. This is a semi-annual event the two have coordinated the past five

Washington Co. Supervisors meet with Cong. Sensenbrenner in D.C. | Photo courtesy Christopher Krepich

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May 24, 2018 – Washington D.C. – Washington County Supervisors met with Congressman James Sensenbrenner this week in Washington D.C.  Sensenbrenner and his staff met members of the Washington County Board of Supervisors to talk about local issues and various federal legislative proposals. One of the major policy points discussed

VIDEO | Cedar Community wins Telly Award | By Carrie Sturn

  https://youtu.be/P__TyI9y3fs May 24, 2018 – West Bend – Cedar Community is proud to announce its marketing team recently won the bronze award for their Live More brand video. The award was in the non-broadcast category for not-for-profit organizations. Some of their fellow category winners were the American Red

Plans for 2018 Memorial Day Parade in West Bend

http://   May 23, 2018 – West Bend, WI –  Memorial Day is almost here and as is tradition, West Bend will host its Memorial Day Parade on May 28. This year marks the 150th anniversary of the beginning of Decoration Day which we now call Memorial Day. The

Legendary Whitetails announces Top 10 Father’s Day gifts | By Ryan Johnson

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  May 24, 2018 – Slinger, WI – “Legendary Whitetails Announces Top 10 Father’s Day Gifts” Father’s Day is right around the corner. For many of you, that means it’s time for the annual question: “What should I get dad this year?” If your dad happens to like the outdoors,

Obit: Ralph J. “Ralphie” Schmidt, 75, of Kewaskum

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  May 23, 2018 – Kewaskum, WI – Ralph J. “Ralphie” Schmidt, 75, of Kewaskum, passed away on Monday, May 21, 2018, at Froedtert Hospital in Wauwatosa.   Ralph was born on December 12, 1942, in West Bend, the son of the late Emil and Margaret (Doll) Schmidt. On April

Come celebrate Boltonville Rain Days, May 25 – 27

  May 23, 2018 – Boltonville, WI – 101st annual Boltonville Rain Days is Friday, May 25 – Sunday, May 27. Carnival Rides by Wenzel Amazements *Advance wristbands are available at Marshall’s Citgo in Boltonville & Kohns Citgo & Kohns Bp in Kewaskum Advance Wristbands $17 at event $20 Wristband

POUND in the Park is at Regner Park tonight, Wednesday, May 23

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May 23, 2018 – West Bend, WI – POUND In The Park’s first event this summer, sponsoring the City of West Bend’s Recreation Division. Come POUND with us! Registration begins at 6 p.m. – $10 entry fee, Ripstix provided (first come, first serve). Class begins at 6:30 p.m. Parking

Car fire Wednesday morning on Hwy 60 in Slinger | By Samantha Sali / Photos courtesy Travis Neu

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  May 23, 2018 – Slinger, WI – Some dramatic photos, courtesy Travis Neu, of a car fire Wednesday morning on Highway 60 at the I41 off ramp. Slinger Police said there was one occupant in the vehicle. The female driver managed to escape without injury. The Slinger Fire
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