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A window into Delavan's past
A window into Delavan's past
The Delavan Wisconsin Historical Society recently added a window to the past through a series of postcards collected by former Sheriff William J. Cummings, who passed away Jan. 8 at age 93.

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County board rejects funding prosecutor
Voting 6-5, the Walworth County Board denied District Attorney Dan Necci's unusual request to add money for another prosecutor to the county budget.
Man charged with OWI causing injury
Steven M. Wrecke of Mukwonago is charged in Walworth County Court with operating while intoxicated causing injury.
Home sales could hit 10-year high
Home sales could hit 10-year high

DELAVAN — State and local housing markets seem to be warming up, not cooling down,  in record numbers this fall.

Red Cross assists residents in Elkhorn apartment fire

ELKHORN—The Red Cross says it helped four families with emergency assistance after a fire apparently gutted seven units in an Elkhorn apartment building on Friday.

Gingerbread Extravaganza is Dec. 5
Gingerbread Extravaganza is Dec. 5
Those who build a gingerbread house during Community Action's Dec. 5 Gingerbread Extravaganza help build a house for those in need. Proceeds will benefit the local nonprofit.
5 ways to ring in the holidays
5 ways to ring in the holidays

 WALWORTH COUNTY--The holiday season can be a time to worry about shopping, baking, decorating, wrapping and a never-ending to-do list.

Red Cross: Families displaced in Elkhorn apartment fire
The Red Cross says it helped four families displaced in an apartment building fire Friday in Elkhorn. Elkhorn public safety authorities on Saturday gave the Gazette no details on the fire.
UW-Whitewater reaches out to vets
UW-Whitewater has "a great climate for veterans," says student Cody Robinson, who fought in Afghanistan.
Veteran honors fallen comrades
Afghanistan veteran Cody Robinson remembers fallen soldiers on the anniversary of their deaths.
First National buys Walworth State Bank
Beloit's First National Bank and Trust looks to push its holdings above the $1 billion mark through a buyout of one of Walworth County's longest-running banking companies.


Big Event Blog: Thanksgiving dinner, wreath workshops and the Christmas Express
The Time is Now: Woman, disabled son get relief from pain
Walworth County Government Today: Literacy program encourages inmates to learn for a better life
Mystery Place: Former Quinn School became part of Como district
Lake Lawn Resort chef honored