Project Lead The Way has named Eryca Card, a teacher in the Elkhorn Area School District, as the program’s educational leader of the year.
While a group has proposed bringing a domestic violence shelter to Elkhorn, a Madison woman who works in that field spoke at an event Tuesday to address questions and myths about such shelters.
A Lake Geneva man has been charged with reckless homicide for allegedly helping provide the fentanyl that killed a Delavan man in September, according to a criminal complaint filed Tuesday.
An energy company seeking land in the town of Darien for a possible 250-megawatt solar farm also is targeting landowners in the town of Bradford, a project consultant said Monday.
A Mukwonago woman is charged with embezzling more than $31,000 from Whitewater Chiropractic over about seven years, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.
The Whitewater City Council could decide this spring if and how to draw down Cravath and Trippe lakes so the city can try to improve the sediment-choked lakes' recreational use.
An energy company's plan to build a 250-megawatt solar farm in the town of Darien will be discussed Monday by a Walworth County Board committee as some debate the company's similar proposal in Iowa County.
Wisconsin's transportation chief said Thursday he is “very familiar” with the stretch of Highway 12 between Whitewater and Elkhorn that has long been a concern for residents, but he stopped short of offering immediate solutions.
After expressing uncertainty about her guilty plea from nearly a year ago, a Lake Geneva woman Thursday ultimately chose to stay with that plea in a case involving a methamphetamine explosion in a hotel.
When she returns to the classroom in fall, former UW-Whitewater Chancellor Beverly Kopper will earn nearly 50 percent more in salary than the chairwoman of the department where she'll teach.
Walworth County officials have lowered the county's contentious licensing fee for short-term rental units by $304, but critics claim the fee is still too high.
Darien Elementary School will reopen next school year under an elementary school realignment approved by the Delavan-Darien School Board, ending months of speculation about the school's future.
Walworth County prosecutors have charged a Genoa City man and woman after a methamphetamine bust last week led to three arrests and what might be the largest seizure of meth in the county’s history.
The UW System on Monday released a work plan for former UW-Whitewater Chancellor Beverly Kopper, who is set to teach four classes each semester of the 2019-20 school year as a tenured psychology professor.
A sharp decline in revenue last year has left the Walworth County Fair Board looking for solutions.
The future of Walworth County’s treatment courts is uncertain after the district attorney on Tuesday questioned his office’s participation in the programs and its level of control over who enters them.
Elkhorn utility officials reported finding elevated levels of arsenic in a water sample from October, but the public is not at immediate risk, according to a Facebook post Monday.
The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory for Elkhorn from 6 p.m. Tuesday until 6 p.m. Wednesday, the city’s police department tweeted Monday.
An Elkhorn teenager has been sentenced to four years of probation after pleading guilty Jan. 24 to reduced charges that he stole items the Elkhorn Lions Club had collected for the homeless.
Nick Sergi knew as a boy he wanted to be a farmer. But after his sudden death in October, his family went through with a donation Nick had planned: 1,200 pounds of beef to the Walworth County Food Pantry.
Early in Gov. Tony Evers’ administration, two Walworth County groups have asked the governor to consider a never-finished widening of Highway 12/67 between Elkhorn and Whitewater.
A fire at the Geneva Meadows Apartments in Lake Geneva on Monday displaced four residents and killed a dog, guinea pig and bird, according to a Friday news release.
A sheriff’s deputy was justified in fatally shooting an intoxicated Elkhorn man who drove a car at the deputy last October, the Walworth County district attorney said Friday.
A structure fire on Saturday at Aerial Adventures Outdoor Adventure Park in Lake Geneva caused “the loss of family pets,” according to a fire department news release.
Tiffany Schutt was appointed to a vacant Delavan-Darien School Board seat Tuesday night after the board interviewed her and another candidate in open session.
Extreme cold weather expected Wednesday has triggered a number of closures in Rock and Walworth counties.
Lee Enterprises announced Monday it has reached an agreement to buy the Lake Geneva Regional News and Kenosha News by Friday, Feb. 1.
UW-Whitewater police have learned of a sexual assault in which the victim thought he or she was followed by a stranger Friday on campus, according to a university announcement Monday.
Amid a statewide shortage of firefighters and emergency medical technicians, a Walworth County study committee is researching alternative options for its strained departments.
A Lake Geneva man was charged with seventh-offense intoxicated driving, according to a criminal complaint filed Tuesday in Walworth County Court.
The UW-Whitewater Chancellor Search and Screen Committee will holding listening sessions Monday for various campus constituencies.
A former Elkhorn City Council member who moved out of his old district is now running against an incumbent in a different district.
Three candidates, including one incumbent, are running for two open seats on the Whitewater School Board.
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.
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.
New rankings from U.S. News & World Report have UW-Whitewater near the top in national and state rankings for online programs.
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.