Village of Fontana board members could limit the sale of CBD products in a move championed by the village's police chief.
The lakes project is estimated to cost nearly $1.3 million. The city expects about 81,000 cubic yards of material to be removed—44,000 from Trippe Lake and 37,000 from Cravath Lake.
Walworth County prosecutors have charged an Appleton man with fourth-offense intoxicated driving in Williams Bay near the Geneva Lake Law Enforcement Center.
Neither positively nor negatively, the Elkhorn Plan Commission advanced a proposal to bring a domestic violence shelter to downtown Elkhorn during a standing-room-only meeting Thursday.
“We provide no cost consulting, and these are your federal tax dollars at work," the director of UW-Whitewater’s Small Business Development Center says. He and others presented to the UW System Board of Regents on Thursday.
A shirtless, “highly intoxicated” man stole a Whitewater Rescue ambulance parked at the fire department and knocked over a sign, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
A Janesville man charged with fourth-offense intoxicated driving admitted he drank at a Whitewater bar before driving, according to a criminal complaint filed Monday.
Maximum out-of-pocket expenses will increase for some Walworth County employees in 2020 after the county board modified its health insurance plan Tuesday amid rising health care costs.
An Elkhorn man charged with his fourth intoxicated driving offense admitted drinking two shots of tequila before driving through a stop sign, according to a criminal complaint filed Monday.
Whitewater High School has selected its new athletic director, who starts Monday, July 15. The previous athletic director resigned May 28.
A Vegas Gentleman’s Club manager and his half-brother have been charged with breaking into and attempting to steal money from the strip club in January 2017.
Regulations on large-scale farms in Walworth County could change in coming months.
Two fatal crashes just over a year apart have given some residents a renewed sense of urgency about the intersection of Highway 11/14 and County C/M.
An appeals court ruled that a Whitewater man’s confession to sexually assaulting a child was voluntary, but a dissenting judge said the decision allows police to lie to, threaten and manipulate suspects.
Delavan police have identified the Williams Bay woman who died from a suspected drug overdose, which led to a reckless homicide charge against a man accused of supplying the drugs.
An East Troy man charged with fourth-offense intoxicated driving admitted that he drank alcohol about a week after that incident, according to criminal complaints filed in Walworth County Court.
Elkhorn and other nearby communities using the same fire department are eyeing referendums in November 2020 to address staffing problems and the department's sustainability.
Tyler Sailsbery, owner of The Black Sheep in Whitewater, was scared to come out as gay. But he did it for his boyfriend, for others still in the closet and for business owners afraid of being their true selves.
A former Lake Geneva alderman is slamming an affordable housing development proposed by the Walworth County Housing Authority.
Whitewater is looking for applicants to fill a city council seat that has been held by UW-Whitewater students who left the city after graduation.
A man convicted of child sexual assault in 1992 will be relocated to Whitewater on Tuesday, the Rock County Sheriff’s Office announced Friday.
Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker was stopped for speeding and given a warning while boating on Geneva Lake earlier this month.
After a motorist stopped his car along a county road, a man from Sharon told the driver to leave the property, fired a shotgun into the air and later made a racist comment, according to a criminal complaint filed Monday in Walworth County Court.
Walworth County prosecutors say a Genoa City man was intoxicated when he crashed his car into a parked vehicle, injuring his passengers, according to a criminal complaint filed June 18.
In the last seven months, three homicides in Walworth County—no more than 5 miles apart—have a common denominator: domestic violence.
Walworth County recently received a $1.8 million grant to expand family drug treatment court, hire a coordinator to handle the program and add a clinical person to offer more family-based services.
Students continue to open enroll out of the Delavan-Darien and Beloit school districts in staggering numbers—and the losses are costly.
A judge Friday sentenced a Milwaukee teen to five years of probation on a charge of attempted arson to a Delavan apartment building as part of a plea agreement.
A Walworth man with an earlier child sexual assault conviction reached a plea agreement Friday to avoid a mandatory life sentence on another child sexual assault charge.
The smell coming from lagoons at Birds Eye’s town of Darien vegetable processing plant has prompted complaints for years, but it is improving, a company representative says.
An Orfordville man faces criminal charges in Walworth County Court after police posing as a 15-year-old girl lured him to Delavan to pay for sex, according to a criminal complaint filed Tuesday.
A convicted sex offender is being released from prison and will live at the Thomas Motel in Elkhorn, Elkhorn police announced on Facebook.
Prosecutors on Tuesday charged the food services coordinator at Big Foot High School with stealing more than $4,000 from the vending machine since 2014.
Sorg's butcher shop will remain open while construction rips up a stretch of Highway 14 in the town of Darien.
Delavan-Darien School District officials say streaming video of school board meetings online could cost upward of $20,000—a price one official said was too high.
State funding for Walworth County Drug Court is at risk because of the program’s low participation, the treatment court coordinator said during a meeting Friday.
A fraternity at UW-Whitewater is still in good standing after police in May found more than 3 ounces of marijuana in an apartment in a building where fraternity members live, university officials said.
Sharon fire officials responded to a well-involved fire in a semitrailer truck on Highway 14 east of County K early Thursday morning.
A Whitewater man pleaded guilty to firing two gunshots into a man’s truck and was sentenced to three years in prison, according to a plea agreement reached Wednesday.
A Janesville man was sentenced Wednesday to jail and probation after pleading guilty to drug charges in a Walworth County case.
Doretha Lock-Davis was back in Walworth County Court for the sentencing of the second man who was in the car with her son when a deputy shot him in 2016.
The Walworth County Housing Authority will get a $50,000 infusion for an affordable housing development in Lake Geneva after the Walworth County Board approved the appropriation Tuesday.
A Walworth County judge sentenced Casandra A. Melvin to prison Monday for crashing into and killing Marc Hawkinson, a man described by his son as the "best person I ever knew.”
A Walworth man already sentenced to prison in 2017 for repeatedly sexually assaulting a girl faces more charges involving the alleged sexual assaults of another girl.
A Lake Geneva man pleaded guilty to three counts relating to manufacturing and distributing anabolic steroids, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin Matthew D. Krueger announced Friday.
Wisconsin’s population is getting older, but there’s a shortage in workers who are going into aging related jobs.
A rancid odor from two lagoons at the Birds Eye plant in the town of Darien has been a lingering issue for years.