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Darien to host 57th annual Cornfest event Sept. 8-10
Darien to host 57th annual Cornfest event Sept. 8-10
The annual festival will feature sports tournaments, live music, tractor pulls, clogging, carnival rides, a parade and a weird game called “Hammerschlagen."
Where to find live local entertainment this week
Where to find live local entertainment this week
Night Music is a listing of local night spots featuring live entertainment from Thursday, Aug. 17, through Wednesday, Aug. 23.
Gov. Walker asks for disaster declaration
Gov. Scott Walker on Tuesday asked for a disaster declaration for Walworth and neighboring counties to help them recover from July's flooding.
Locals win big at Wisconsin State Fair
Two local livestock exhibitors won champion and grand champion honors at last week's Wisconsin State Fair, according to a news release.
Generac plans new jobs, expansion
Generac plans new jobs, expansion
Generac Power Systems on Monday announced expansion plans, including at its Whitewater plant. The state plans to help with tax breaks.
Trespassers sought in town of La Grange
The Walworth County Sheriff's Office is looking for two men identified in a photo who are suspected of trespassing and attempted burglary, according to a news release.
Family tradition part of sailing regatta
Family tradition part of sailing regatta
Rachel Beers is the fourth generation in her family to be passionate about sailing.
LGBT group plans Pride Fair on Aug. 19
LGBT group plans Pride Fair on Aug. 19
Emphasizing community, LGBT of Walworth County is holding the county's first Pride Fair on Saturday, Aug. 19, at the Elkhorn Chamber of Commerce building.
Car vs. tree crash kills Whitewater man
A Whitewater man died Thursday morning after authorities believe he crashed into a tree in the town of Delavan, according to a Walworth County sheriff's news release.
Man faces fourth OWI, gun charges
A Waukesha man charged with fourth-offense OWI was allegedly found with pills and a loaded gun after leaving a strip club last month, according to a criminal complaint.
Group offering Medicare workshops
A Walworth County group is offering Medicare workshops next week to provide information and help with questions, according to a county news release.

Blogs

Weekly Walk: Prairies full of flowers
On the Lakes: Most fish in summer patterns
Weekly Walk: Beautiful trails
Mystery Place: Farm's acreage ebbed and flowed with ownership
Big Event Blog: Art, antiques and summer reads

CSI

4-Hers learn about life
Sheriff's office looking for suspects in attempted burglary
Local LGBT group to hold its first Pride Fair
Working for the life of the party
Man facing fourth OWI found with drugs, loaded gun in vehicle

Entertainment

Summer still sizzlin': Music for Aug. 11-20
Black Point hosts plein air event
Janesville WRAP show features local artists
Lots of great music this week, Aug. 4-17
Exhibit focuses on plein air painting

News

Medicare workshops offered
Elkhorn teen pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges
Not guilty is plea in child sex assault case
Man arrested for fifth OWI in Whitewater
Beloit man arrested on fifth OWI charge