Work on Paradise Drive Park and Ride in Washington County to begin
On Tuesday, September 2, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation will begin a $350,000 resurfacing project of the Paradise Drive Park and Ride lot on Parkway Drive in the city of West Bend, Washington County.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
police, fire departments take ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
When Lisa Roeglin posted a video of her 5-year-old son Grady challenging the Germantown Police Department to the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Ice Bucket Challenge, she wasn't sure what would happen.
Remade bar at Cafe Soeurette in West Bend is now called the Underground
After a complete facelift, the bar at Cafe Soeurette in West Bend is now called the Underground, a reflection of its lower-level location at 111 N. Main St. Chef-owner Jodi Janisse said she wanted a hip, swanky feel for the space, now decorated in dark brown, black and red, with wallpaper in black and silver, and red and gold.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Man pleads guilty in Purdue campus attack that killed West Bend man
A court official said the man accused in the fatal shooting and stabbing of a fellow Purdue University student from West Bend pleaded guilty Thursday to murder.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Construction crew hits gas main in Glendale
THE TWO WERE ARRESTED WHEN THEY SURRENDERED EARLIER THIS MORNING. THE WOMEN AND CHILDREN WERE NOT HURT.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Associated Bank building $2.5 million branch in West Bend
A building permit for the project came out late last week, showing J.H. Findorff & Son Inc. of Madison as contractor.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Washington County Legend Trip: A Ride on the Strange Side Back for a Second Year
Join local author & paranormal investigator, J. Nathan Couch, on a journey to the places in southern Washington County that harbor bottomless lakes, spook lights, and cryptid sightings.
Laurel Oaks Hosts Spring Open House
Laurel Oaks Retirement Community, located at 1700 West Bender Road in Glendale, will host a Spring Open House on Saturday, April 28th, from 1:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m. Guests will enjoy refreshments, live music, and can register to win a gift certificate to Pandl's.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Jessie Blodgett's mom testifies about finding her daughter dead
NOW. AND PRIMARY ELECTION DAY IN WISCONSIN. THE ONE RACE PUSHING MILWAUKEE VOTERS TO THE POLLS.
The West Bend Challenges: Open Access and Intellectual Freedom in the Twenty-First Century
The special issue, titled " The West Bend Challenges: Open Access and Intellectual Freedom in the Twenty-First Century ", is co-edited by Joyce Latham , my friend and colleague at UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies , and Barbara Jones, director of the ALA's Office of Intellectual Freedom .
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Got (Raw) Milk? How About Jurisdiction? Something's Sour in the Raw-Milk Case
Yesterday, the Wisconsin Court of Appeals released its unpublished opinion in Farm-To-Consumer v.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Jazz Festival Arts Marketplace To Feature 16 Vendors
Sixteen local and regional artists will be part of the juried Arts Marketplace at the 13th annual Kettle Moraine Jazz Festival at Riverside Park in West Bend, Wis., Fri., The festival, which will once again feature internationally recognized jazz musicians and vocalists, is expected to draw more than 5,000 jazz lovers from all over the Midwest, ... (more)
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Stars and Stripes
Vietnam veterans speak on effects of Agent Orange
"Some people asked me one time, 'Were you ever in contact with Agent Orange?' " he said.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Slinger woman's Assembly campaign could make history
Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Fun with Trappers & Traders at This Year's Pioneer Kids Day
Children in 1st through 5th grades are invited to learn about the animals and people of the French Fur trade era.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Financial Advisor and Senior Vice President, Matt Andrews, Joins Ziegler's West Bend, WI Branch
Ziegler, a specialty investment bank and full-service brokerage firm, has hired Matthew J. Andrews, MBA as a senior vice president and financial advisor in its West Bend, WI branch office.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Village Buzz - November 6th...
I have learned that teachers in Germantown, members of the Germantown Education Association, are apparently protesting by wearing black clothing, or black armbands and pins over their lack of a contract that expired a few months earlier.
Scam may be to blame for glut of recent bomb threats
There seems to be a bomb threat trend across southeast Wisconsin in the last several days.
West Bend man charged with selling heroin that killed friend
Robert C. Keskinen of West Bend arranged to buy heroin the same day in May he was paid $130 cash for helping a friend's family install windows in their West Bend home, and he died of an overdose a few hours later, a criminal complaint says.