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The Time is Now: Couple facing eviction, grief find new hope
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The Time is Now: Veteran, single dad, gets a little help
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The Time is Now: Updated wheelchair makes all the difference for woman
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Mystery Place: Get the inside story on these haunted houses
Mystery Place: Get the inside story on these haunted houses
East TroyWalworth County has its share of houses that are said to be haunted. The first one I know as the Hibbert House, 2068 Division St., East Troy.       
Mystery Place: Land abstracts trace farm's history
Mystery Place: Land abstracts trace farm's history
Spring Prairie spread in the Miller family since 1916.
Mystery Place: Do you remember Springside Farm?
Mystery Place: Do you remember Springside Farm?
Longtime farmers advocated for county home economist.
Weekly Walk: Autumn beauty abounds
Weekly Walk: Autumn beauty abounds
The Weekly Walks for Nov. 8 and 9,  2016The 4 p.m. Tuesday hike, reported by Jake Gerlach: On this first Tuesday after the time change seven people showed up for our hike. Andy noticed...
Weekly Walk: Weather, scenery make great hikes
Weekly Walk: Weather, scenery make great hikes
The Weekly Walks for Nov. 1 and 2,  2016The 4 p.m. Tuesday hike,  reported by Jake Gerlach: On this beautiful November afternoon with bright sunshine and temperatures in the 70s, only six people appeared for...
Weekly Walk: Wet weather doesn't dampen these hikers' spirits
Weekly Walk: Wet weather doesn't dampen these hikers' spirits
The Weekly Walks for Oct. 25 and 26,  2016The  4 p.m. Tueday hike,  reported by Jake Gerlach: Five regular hikers appeared for the Tuesday hike; this week we headed for Bald Bluff.  From the...
Video today: East Troy students offer veterans tribute
In honor of Veterans Day 2016, East Troy Elementary students express their gratitude.
On the Lakes: Action improving with slow cooling
Geneva Lake fishing report 10/10/16 through 10/17/16Geneva Lake's water has been cooling slower than I can remember. The water temperature is still 64-66 degrees.  
On the Lakes: Overall, smaller fish but some great numbers
Delavan Lake Fishing Report 9/11/16 through 9/18/16
Walworth County Government Today: Local governments really do work together
One concern that I sometimes hear from people is why there isn't more cooperation among the many different units of local government in our county. Many folks are under the impression that local leaders are always feuding and I understand why they...
Walworth County Government Today: Budget highlights the value of planning, keeping debt low
I have been reporting on so many interesting things this fall that I keep putting off my 2017 budget column. I was tempted to write about two more events that I recently attended, including an open house at Precision Plus in Elkhorn and our volunteer...
Walworth County Government Today: United Way donations help prevent poverty in local communities
On Sept. 27, I helped the United Way of Walworth County launch its 2016-'17 fundraising campaign. I really appreciated the chance to express my gratitude to all of the community leaders who were in attendance for the good work that they do. These...

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Community Columnist: We're responsible for our democracy
In light of current world struggles, and the woeful state of the U.S. presidential race, it would seem an understatement to say that in this country, democracy is taken for granted.