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This Just In: We're seeking your best photos from social media
This Just In: We're seeking your best photos from social media
Are you a frequent photo poster to Instagram, Facebook or Twitter?We're seeking submissions for the inaugural photography edition of our CSI Media publications that will publish July 31, 2016.
Big Event Blog: Big rigs and cool gardens
Big Event Blog: Big rigs and cool gardens
Before the weekend starts, catch the final day of Wisconsin Farm Technology Days in the town of Linn. You can also wait til Friday to watch a family flick in Lake Geneva or let little ones handle big rigs in Whitewater.
Big Event Blog: Horses, history and a whole lot of ribs
Big Event Blog: Horses, history and a whole lot of ribs
What are your plans this weekend? How about bringing your appetite to Ribfest in Elkhorn, going back to the pages of "Little House" books in Eagle, or watching a horse show for a good cause in Darien?
Big Event Blog: Happy Independence Day!
Big Event Blog: Happy Independence Day!
From a star-spangled concert in Elkhorn to a picnic lunch in Eagle, there will be plenty of parades, fireworks and other Fourth of July fun are on tap this holiday weekend:
Tasty in Southern Wisconsin: Gus's takes us back
Although the food is good at Gus's Drive-in restaurant in East Troy, it's not really the main attraction at this great place that takes us back in time.

Community Blogs

The Time is Now: Family in need again finds help
Dear W.C.,You so kindly helped our family years ago when you provided us with a handicap accessible van when my husband first began to lose his ability to walk.
The Time is Now: New friend, help with expenses change widow's outlook
Dear W.C.,I am an 80-year-old widow that needs help. I have been renting the same house for the past ten years, ever since my husband died. I am having a hard time paying my rent this month due to a car repair and I had to go see the dentist. My...
Mystery Place: Linn Township farm hosted Farm Technology Days
Mystery Place: Linn Township farm hosted Farm Technology Days
The Steve Snudden farm, which is located in Sections 21, 22, 27 and 28 in the town of Linn, was the site of this year's Wisconsin Farm Technology Days, which ran from July 19 through July 21. FTD is an event for farm and city people to learn more...
Mystery Place: Well-known historian and his family left their mark on Whitewater
Mystery Place: Well-known historian and his family left their mark on Whitewater
The boyhood home of prolific author Stephen Ambrose is at 724 Center St. in Whitewater.  The son of Dr. Stephen Hedges Ambrose and Rosepha Trippe Ambrose was born in Lovington, Illinois, but was raised in Whitewater. 
Mystery Place: Property changed hands dozens of times between 1841 and 2000
Mystery Place: Property changed hands dozens of times between 1841 and 2000
The history of the Mel and Gail Cody farm began in 1841 when the patent for the land in Section 19 and 30 in the town of Spring Prairie was granted to Israel Williams by President W.H. Harrison on March 25. The farm was 157 acres. 
Weekly Walk: A hike through Kishwauketoe
Weekly Walk: A hike through Kishwauketoe
The Weekly Walks for July 12 and 13,  2016The 4 p.m. Tuesday hike,  reported by Jake Gerlach:With the temperature in the upper 80s, eight sturdy hikers headed out on the Ice Age Trail to...
Weekly Walk: Summer in bloom after the rain
Weekly Walk: Summer in bloom after the rain
The Weekly Walks for July 5 and 6,  2016The  4 p.m. Tuesday hike,  reported by Jake Gerlach:I arrived at the kiosk to find several hikers trying on bright yellow T-shirts to determine...
Weekly Walk: Summer on the trails
Weekly Walk: Summer on the trails
The Weekly Walks for June 28 and 29,  2016The 4 p.m. Tuesday hike,  reported by Marvin Herman:At the Blackhawk segment trailhead on U.S. Highway 12, ten hikers gathered for our regular 4...

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On the Lakes: Bluegills offering the best bite
Delavan Lake fishing report 7/25/16 through 8/1/16Delavan Lake fishing has been slower than recent years for this particular time of year.
On the Lakes: Bluegill action good, perch population explosion
Delavan Lake fishing report 7/18/16 through 7/25/16
On the Lakes: Look for lake trout, bluegills and bass
Geneva Lake fishing report 7/11/16 through 7/18/16
Walworth County Government Today: Clearing up confusion over county's multiple locations
I appreciate the people who take time to read my column about county government. This week I want to return the favor by answering the question posed to me by a loyal reader. She thought that some folks still were confused about which building they...
Walworth County Government Today: County expands parks without extensive maintenance
I had a Euell Gibbons flashback in the middle of our last parks committee meeting. For readers under the age of 50, Gibbons was the naturalist who shocked television audiences by announcing that some parts of pine trees and Grape Nuts cereal were...
Walworth County Government Today: Farm trade show expected to draw tens of thousands to county
Organizers of Walworth County's Farm Technology Days achieved a milestone earlier this month when they hosted a media day for the event. Farm Technology Days is one of the largest agricultural trade shows in the country, featuring vendor displays as...

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