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Area events celebrating Fourth of July
Area events celebrating Fourth of July
Along with Janesville's Independence Day on the Rock celebration, several other communities also are planning fireworks, festivals.
Night Music for June 30-July 6, 2016
This is a listing of local night spots featuring live entertainment. Call the Gazette at 608-755-8258, or fax your listing to 608-755-8349 by 5 p.m. Tuesday. There is no charge. Scheduling changes do occur, so when in doubt, contact the venue before you...
Quick kicks for June 30-July 6, 2016
A fast look at a few of the events going on in the area this week.
County leaders seek fire, EMS study
As fire and EMS departments throughout Walworth County face continued staff shortages and slow response times, some have asked the county to fund a study to find solutions.
Blue-green algae in Lake Delavan
Blue-green algae is blooming in Delavan Lake, and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is urging swimmers, boaters and other recreational users to avoid water where algae is present.
Walworth fire, EMS seeking solutions
Sharon Fire Chief Bruce Vanderveen said his department has been shorthanded for decades, but now those shortages are being felt around the clock.
Shake the Lake benefits Tree House
The three-day Shake the Lake music festival at Lake Lawn Resort in Delavan is set for Friday, July 29-31. Part of the proceeds will go to the Tree House in Elkhorn.
Man charged with fifth-offense OWI
William C. Swan, 51, of N1132 Walnut Road, Genoa City, is charged fifth-offense intoxicated driving and operating with a prohibited alcohol concentration, fifth offense.
Woman facing fourth OWI charge
Jacquelynn S. Thibedeau has been charged in Walworth County Court with fourth-offense intoxicated driving with a minor child in the vehicle.
Fitzpatrick lists appeals court endorsers
Rock County Judge Michael Fitzpatrick announced a long list of endorsers of his race for a state Court of Appeals seat.
Grants aims to keep roads safe
Grants aims to keep roads safe
Walworth County law enforcement is using three grants to enforce safe driving practices.


Weekly Walk: Rhubarb Cake Day
On the Lakes: Awaiting the thermocline, but action heating up
Mystery Place: Lake Como history spans from vacation estates to gangster hideout
Big Event Blog: Strawberries, Civil War soldiers and one big flea market
Tasty in Southern Wisconsin: Gus's takes us back


Gallery 223 enjoying new location
Fran Achen photography show, reception at CAC
Orchestra returns with a familiar name
DNR confirms blue-green algae bloom in Delavan Lake
Fontana man is an artist at heart


Summer onstage for local performers
Taste, sip, listen on garden tour
Photos: Thank you dairy, dairy much
Whitewater gallery features consumer art
Summer camp is not just for kids


Superintendent contract gets OK
Elkhorn woman found guilty in fatal crash
Area Tea party group endorses Ryan
Elkhorn woman guilty in Aug. 7 crash
Tea party group endorses Ryan