A Delavan man is accused of driving with a prohibited blood-alcohol concentration in the town of La Grange last month, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
Chrissie Allen’s home sits on Bradley Avenue, an idyllic street lined with towering trees. On Tuesday night, the Delavan City Council will vote on a conditional-use permit for a homeless shelter a block away.
A Walworth County judge opted to sentence an Elkhorn woman to jail and probation instead of prison Friday for her role in manufacturing meth. Meth exposure sent a Drug Enforcement Administration agent to the emergency room.
Whitewater will hold a remembrance ceremony for its police dog, who died only about 14 months into his service with the department.
A Burlington man has been charged in Walworth County Court with sixth-offense intoxicated driving.
The Whitewater School Board on Monday approved adding a referendum to the November ballot, asking voters for permission to exceed revenue limits to preserve programs and class sizes.
A former Elkhorn man is charged with repeatedly sexually assaulting multiple young girls he knew, according to a criminal complaint filed this week in Walworth County Court.
A village of Walworth man charged with fifth-offense intoxicated driving admitted that he drank beer before driving, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
A Darien man charged with fourth-offense intoxicated driving admitted to police that he was intoxicated, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
Delavan-Darien School District residents will have the chance to vote on a four-year, $2.8 million operational referendum Nov. 6 after the school board approved the referendum resolution Monday night, just months after a $3.5 million referendum failed in April.
The Whitewater School District is part of a Zero Suicide group aiming to strengthen suicide prevention efforts in the district and beyond.
Peggy Nieuwenhuis, a 30-year bus-driving veteran, is on a mission to show others that bus-driving can be a good gig for parents and grandparents.
UW-Whitewater officials have announced plans for a developer to break ground on a hotel and university “community engagement center” by this fall.
Darien Town Board members approved of tighter regulations on strip clubs Tuesday night, almost six months after workers at Vegas Gentlemen's Club were arrested in a law enforcement drug sweep.
Walworth County has joined the chorus of municipalities across the country seeking to hold prescription opioid manufacturers and distributors accountable for the epidemic that has taken dozens of lives locally in recent years.
Walworth County prosecutors have filed a drug charge against a Milwaukee man more than two years after a sheriff’s deputy shot and killed a passenger in a car with the man.
Two years after Jeff Patek’s death, the Walworth County Deputy Sheriff’s Association for the first time awarded a scholarship in his name.
Whitewater is exploring the idea of drawing down Cravath and Trippe lakes from fall 2019 until spring 2021 to get rid of and control aquatic weeds.
In the primaries, candidates have pointedly used Gov. Scott Walker's home district as the posterchild for school funding.
Lake Geneva police Friday identified the Mukwonago dump truck driver who was killed in an accident Thursday.
A day care worker from Whitewater has been sentenced to one year in jail and five years of probation for dealing drugs out of her car in the day care’s parking lot.
Three of the 15 people taken to area hospitals Sunday morning after ammonia gas leaked at the Birds Eye plant in Darien remained hospitalized Monday afternoon.
A Delavan woman was sentenced to four years of probation Friday for stealing a vehicle and nearly hitting people while driving off the road in the village of Elm Grove.
Whitewater announced the city’s police dog, Ruso, died Friday morning, 13 months after he was sworn into service and a day before a fundraiser for him.
A Janesville man charged with seventh-offense intoxicated driving is accused of driving more than 20 miles per hour over the speed limit in Whitewater, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
An Elkhorn teenager has been charged with stealing items the Elkhorn Lions Club had collected for the homeless, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
A Madison man charged with fourth-offense intoxicated driving was driving with a revoked license, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
A Delavan man charged with fifth-offense intoxicated driving got into an accident and later tested for a blood-alcohol concentration of 0.38, according to a criminal complaint.
The Walworth Village Board last week approved plans for an Agape House school and home for boys who struggle with depression, anxiety and truancy due to trauma.
The school districts in Elkhorn and Whitewater each received more than $100,000 in school safety grant money, the state announced Tuesday.
Responding to criticism of their buyout of the former superintendent's contract, Delavan-Darien School District officials say they offset most of the $162,000 cost by having the interim superintendent perform two jobs.
The Whitewater School Board on Monday chose the approach it wants to take on an operational referendum that would be on the ballot in November.
An Illinois woman stopped by police on suspicion of intoxicated driving with a young child in the car threatened officers and urinated in the back of a squad car, according to a criminal complaint.
A May 13 false alarm that told the UW-Whitewater campus there was an ongoing threat to their lives was likely caused by an accidental touch, and police have since changed how alerts are sent.
The Walworth County Jail is transitioning to a new method for collecting inmate debt after the county this spring had to write off nearly $400,000 in unpaid expenses.
What was billed as a one-hour forum on a potential November referendum at Delavan-Darien High School on Thursday night morphed into an emotional two-and-a-half hour discussion.
UW-Whitewater is ‘looking into’ a tweet sent by a student at the beginning of 2017 that mocks Asian people.
The city of Elkhorn is seeking applicants to fill the city council’s vacant 3rd District seat after an alderman moved out of that district.
Some residents in Walworth County are denouncing the Walworth County Board’s decision last week to block an advisory referendum on legalizing marijuana.
People parking on parts of the UW-Whitewater campus without permits are facing a steeper penalty after the campus police increased the ticket fine from $25 to $100.
A Caledonia man pulled into the Wal-Mart parking lot in Lake Geneva on June 30, and seven days later police found him dead in the van.
A tar truck overturned east of Whitewater on Friday morning, spilling tar onto the road and closing Highway 12 in both directions, according to the Walworth County Sheriff’s Office.
On the eve of a jury trial that could have resulted in a lifelong prison sentence, a Whitewater man agreed Wednesday to a plea deal on child pornography charges.
In a rare move, the Walworth County Board on Tuesday killed a resolution to hold an advisory referendum asking voters if the Legislature should legalize marijuana.
A Walworth County judge has agreed to throw out a former UW-Whitewater professor’s appeal of his dismissal because of how he mailed in his court filing.