A recent basketball promotional event was the latest iteration of an effort from UW-Whitewater to lay more roots in the most populous nearby city, Janesville.
Four candidates, including two incumbents, seek three open seats on Delavan-Darien School Board after board member Monica Los resigned last year.
In a special meeting Thursday night, Delavan-Darien School Board members voted to part ways with Ronald Sandoval, the of head of the district's dual language program, at the end of the school year.
New rankings from U.S. News & World Report have UW-Whitewater near the top in national and state rankings for online programs.
A Walworth County jury Tuesday acquitted a Lake Geneva man on two criminal charges in a landlord-tenant dispute that ended in a gunshot—but it still convicted him of criminal trespassing.
Walworth County prosecutors have accused a town of Lyons man of crashing a car while intoxicated and walking home, leaving his injured passenger at the scene because he thought the man was dead.
A contentious licensing fee for short-term rental units in Walworth County might drop by $304 if the county board approves the new fee.
A black man from Elkhorn says the nearly $4,000 in zoning citations he received after hosting a private event were racially motivated because those violations are rarely if ever enforced on others.
A former Milton woman accused of causing a fatal crash near the Rock/Walworth county line will have her negligent homicide case heard in Walworth County, a Walworth County judge ruled Monday.
Developers say Meijer is likely to finalize the purchase of 28 acres in Delavan on Monday, but it's unclear when construction could begin on the company's planned 159,000-square-foot grocery store.
A Walworth County judge Friday denied a Whitewater man’s request to move his reckless homicide trial to another county because The Gazette had written stories that could sway potential jurors.
A town of Delavan man charged Thursday with first-degree intentional homicide stabbed his wife more than 20 times, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
Having lost a race for an at-large seat last year, Brienne Brown is running again for a spot on the Whitewater City Council—this time against incumbent Chris Grady.
An Illinois man police said led the largest heroin trafficking organization in Walworth County was sentenced Monday to 15 years in prison for dealing heroin nearly five years ago.
Two convicted sex offenders will be released from prison Tuesday, Jan. 15, and will reside in Delavan, according to a press release from Delavan police.
The town of Delavan man who reportedly called police and told them he stabbed his wife appeared in Walworth County Court on Monday, when a judge ordered a $1 million cash bond.
One person was injured after a house caught fire in the village of Darien late Saturday night.
A town of Delavan women was found dead from apparent stab wounds Sunday morning, according a press release from Delavan Town Police Chief Raymond Clark.
A 2015 fatal car crash case from Walworth County is once again awaiting a decision from the District II Court of Appeals—this time about whether the defendant’s blood was drawn with legal consent.
A Lake Geneva man who said he has leukemia was arrested on a charge of ninth-offense intoxicated driving last weekend.
A town of Delavan man already charged with five counts of arson set fire to a shed next to his house on Christmas, according to an amended criminal complaint filed Wednesday in Walworth County Court.
A village of Darien committee tasked with researching educational options for the village and Darien Elementary could be dissolved, depending on a Delavan-Darien School Board vote in February, a village official says.
The UW-Whitewater-based Lands We Share initiative is collecting the histories of culturally diverse farms across the state and sharing their stories to start conversations.
A Walworth County attorney who is the Bloomfield municipal judge has been stripped of his legal license for nine months after he continued practicing law with a suspended license in 2016, according to an opinion published Friday by the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
The annual licensing fee for Walworth County short-term rental units could fall by $300 next year under a proposal by the county’s zoning department.
Following the chancellor's resignation, UW-Whitewater and the UW System will in the coming months have their attention turned to finding who will become the university’s 17th top administrator.
JT Worley engineered two light shows at Kunes Country auto dealerships in Delavan this year. In doing so, he paved the way for a $25,000 donation to St. John’s Church in Elkhorn.
A town of Delavan man charged with fifth-offense intoxicated driving told police he had been drinking, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
A Walworth County judge Monday dismissed child sexual assault charges filed against an Indiana man last year, court records show.
A Palmyra man charged with seventh-offense intoxicated driving admitted to police that he drank one shot before driving, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
The Whitewater City Council on Tuesday unanimously appointed a UW-Whitewater freshman to fill a vacant city council seat.
State Sen. Steve Nass, R-La Grange, announced Monday that Senate leaders have reappointed him to leadership posts on two legislative committees.
UW-Whitewater Chancellor Beverly Kopper announced Monday she will resign after learning the UW System Board of Regents "would like different leadership," but she is also planning to return in a teaching role in the fall.
The University of Chicago and the Yerkes Future Foundation have been moving closer to a deal for the Yerkes Observatory, the local group’s chairwoman said last week.
A Walworth County judge authorized an arrest warrant for an Illinois man charged with getting into an accident after drinking alcohol in the village of Fontana, court records show.
A Delavan man charged with fourth-offense intoxicated driving admitted to drinking “a lot” of beer, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
A man from Eagle waived his preliminary hearing Friday in Walworth County Court on a charge of sixth-offense intoxicated driving, court records show.
A Whitewater woman is scheduled for a plea and sentencing hearing on Friday, Dec. 21, on charges she stole Christmas presents for drug money and drove with a cocaine in her system.
A Lake Geneva woman pleaded guilty Thursday in a case where she used money from a school parent group to buy thousands of dollars’ worth of items on Amazon, court records show.
A teenager charged with stealing items from the Elkhorn Lions Club is not competent to proceed with court matters right now, but he could be later, a Walworth County judge ruled Friday.
Town of Delavan police have arrested a 29-year-old Delavan man in connection with two house fires that occurred Monday and Wednesday in the Del Mar subdivision.
The UW System Board of Regents decided last week to not give UW-Whitewater's chancellor a raise months after her husband was banned from campus for repeated claims of sexual harassment.
Two Milwaukee men are in the Walworth County Jail in connection with an armed robbery in Whitewater on Monday afternoon.
Nearly 800 UW-Whitewater students are set to graduate at Saturday’s winter commencement ceremony.