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UW-Whitewater 'Science and Sport Day' coming
Get an up-close look at innovating science displays and see a game with the Warhawks at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at Science and Sport Day Saturday, Feb. 13, beginning at 2:30 p.m. 
Big Event Blog: Sweet music, hot chili and high flying kites
Big Event Blog: Sweet music, hot chili and high flying kites

What are your plans this Valentine's weekend? Why not fly kites or watch professionals take to the skies at Delavan's Sky Circus on Ice, listen to the sounds of an evening in Paris with the Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra, or celebrate winter at Freeze...

Kopp makes a name for herself
Kopp makes a name for herself
Friends share hoops dreams as teammates at Badger, foes in Midwest Conference
Why does the Midwest love to polka?
Why does the Midwest love to polka?

Learn about polka's history and hold on the state with a program by Rick March, author of “Polka Heartland: Why the Midwest Loves to Polka” on Saturday, Feb. 13, from 1 to 3 p.m. at Horticultural Hall, 330 Broad St., Lake Geneva.

Tasty in Southern Wisconsin: Elizabeth's is tasty all day

It wasn't the healthiest way to start the new year. With eggs and bacon for breakfast and fried fish with fries for dinner, any thought of a healthy diet to kick off 2016 was quickly over.  But the ad Elizabeth's Café published in our Winter Explorer...

Snow sculptors shine again in Lake Geneva
Snow sculptors shine again in Lake Geneva

Despite weather and other challenges, the U.s. Nationals Snow Sculpting Competition carried on in Lake Geneva. View some of the scenes of the weekend here.

Candidates spar over development group
Candidates spar over development group
Two candidates for Elkhorn mayor are at odds over who was behind the creation of Elkhorn's economic development organization.
Weekly Walk: Ice cleats, poles essential gear now
Weekly Walk: Ice cleats, poles essential gear now

The Weekly Walks for Feb. 2 and 3, 2016

The  4 p.m. Tuesday hike,  reported by Norwin Watson:
We had sleet, rain, and snow – and decided to cancel this week's Tuesday hike.
 
 
The 10:30...

Judge, Elkhorn mayor among primary races
Judge, Elkhorn mayor among primary races

ELKHORN — The three candidates for Elkhorn mayor cite a variety of issues as being the most vital to the city, but all three candidates share some experience in city government.

Video Today: Cars vs. thin ice of Geneva Lake

LAKE GENEVA--Drivers of nearly two dozen vehicles who didn't heed a cautionary sign when they parked on the thin ice of Geneva Lake Saturday, Feb. 6, and watched their vehicles sink into the water.

Sky's no limit for kite flier
Sky's no limit for kite flier

DELAVAN — Connor Doran will demonstrate that he's got the talent for indoor kite flying when he returns to Delavan next weekend.