A Walworth County committee on Monday denied the claim of an East Troy man requesting $250,000 after the man says a sheriff’s deputy hit the car where he was a passenger, causing substantial injuries.
Lawyers in a child sexual assault case sparked by a thank-you letter at a school presentation are at odds over the relevance of other allegations of touching in the suspect's past.
Walworth County Judge Kristine Drettwan sentenced Alan Johnson to 25 years in prison after his November conviction of first-degree reckless homicide for the shooting death of his brother-in-law.
Walworth County Judge Kristine Drettwan sentenced Jason Wedell, most recently of Janesville, to 15 years in prison Wednesday for delivering the heroin that killed his friend.
A California man is charged with eighth-offense intoxicated driving after Walworth County prosecutors say he drove 14 miles per hour over the speed limit.
Walworth County prosecutors say a Genoa City man now charged with fourth-offense OWI did not stop speeding after police tried to pull him over last week.
The owner of a home improvement contracting business is charged in Walworth County Court with several counts of theft—totaling more than $40,000—and failing to adhere to legal standards with his contracts for projects.
Two Elkhorn City Council members are running for three open seats in this spring’s election, leaving the third seat to be decided by write-in votes.
The Walworth County Sheriff’s Office is investigating why a man was found dead in a car at the Interstate 43 southbound rest area near East Troy, sheriff's Capt. Dave Gerber confirmed in an email Wednesday.
A man is charged with sexually assaulting a young girl he knows as well as filming her during a different sex act, according to a criminal complaint filed Thursday in Walworth County Court.
A town of Bloomfield man pleaded not guilty by mental disease or defect last week to charges he threw explosive devices out of his car while driving, court records show.
A Delavan woman pleaded not guilty last week to charges she came close to hitting people while driving a stolen pickup truck, court records show.
Police say an East Troy man charged with fifth-offense intoxicated driving drove 75 mph in a 35-mph zone, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
An employee at a town of Sugar Creek assisted living facility is charged with delivering marijuana to a tenant who said it helped him with his multiple sclerosis symptoms, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
A Waukesha County Court Commissioner declined to dismiss several of the charges a Delavan woman faces for allegedly coming close to hitting people while driving a stolen truck.
After the case of child sexual exploitation against a Lake Geneva man was dismissed this week, the Walworth County prosecutors filed different charges against the man.
A Williams Bay man is charged with embezzling more than $60,000 from the Waterfront Pub & Grill in the town of Delavan during his time as general manager.
The man who pleaded guilty Friday to drunkenly stabbing a man he knew at the Delavan Super 8 Motel in September was also sentenced to 90 days in the Walworth County Jail.
Police arrested three juveniles in connection with a Thursday bomb threat that resulted in a lockdown at Whitewater Middle School, according to a news release.
Police say they are investigating the source of a written bomb threat that prompted a lockdown at Whitewater Middle School on Thursday morning.
A Darien man charged with sixth-offense OWI said he “had a few whiskey cokes,” according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
A Delavan woman is charged with recklessly endangering others after prosecutors say she stole a pickup truck and nearly hit people while driving off the road in the village of Elm Grove last week, according to a criminal complaint filed in Waukesha County Court.
The manufacture of methamphetamine in Walworth County dropped substantially in the second half of fiscal year 2017, but the leader of the county's drug unit said meth made by drug cartels could be appearing in its place.
Gov. Scott Walker on Thursday signed into law a bill that requires pharmacies to use the same electronic system to track the sale of methamphetamine's key ingredient.
Prosecutors say a Walworth woman stole more than $3,000 over the last year from a local nonprofit snowmobiling club while she was the group's treasurer.
A Bloomfield man has been charged with recklessly endangering safety after prosecutors say he drove around, threw explosive devices out of his car and pointed a gun at a man.
Prosecutors say a Williams Bay man charged with fourth-offense OWI was speeding while intoxicated, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
Police did not find any suspicious devices at Whitewater High School after a bomb threat found Monday morning caused an evacuation.
Elkhorn's school district has been recognized for how it implements Project Lead The Way programs. After a national conference last month, how will the program keep improving?
A Walworth County judge Tuesday entered not-guilty pleas on behalf of a Whitewater woman who faces a homicide charge in connection with the heroin death of a man whose body was found at UW-Whitewater.
A DeForest man is suing three Walworth County sheriff's deputies, saying they used excessive force when they slammed him onto a car and gave him a concussion in July 2015.
A Whitewater man whose parents say has severe brain injuries was sentenced Monday to three years of probation for an expletive-laden courtroom outburst during his July trial on domestic abuse charges.
An Elkhorn man who sent a text about buying LSD to the Town of Linn Police Department instead of his friend pleaded guilty to a reduced charge Wednesday in Walworth County Court.
A Walworth County jury convicted Alan M. Johnson of first-degree reckless homicide Tuesday in the 2016 shooting death of his brother-in-law.
The jury in a Whitewater murder trial could not reach a verdict after deliberating four hours Monday and was scheduled to return to deliberate more Tuesday morning.
A Minnesota-based development group would like to build a hotel next to the old Daniels' Sentry Foods building in Whitewater.