March 11, 201404:47 PM After 50 years of debate, delay and inaction, whether the city will build a parking ramp is starting to reach a decision point. On March 24, the Lake Geneva City Council will be asked to decide whether ...more» Geneva Lake WestMarch 11, 201404:10 PM WALWORTH — It wasn’t too long ago that Tessa August was on the Big Foot High School stage. August and Big Foot English teacher Margaret Mary Zirngibl are co-directing the Big Foot spring ...more» Lyons-SpringfieldMarch 04, 201404:27 PM ELKHORN — It’s official. The county now owns 196 acres of land in the town of Lyons, which will eventually become a public park. The county closed on the property, which is located at the ...more»
County ReportFebruary 18, 201402:58 PM ELKHORN — Until last week, some homeowners in rural areas of Walworth County were prohibited from having chickens in their backyards. However, on Feb. 11, the Walworth County Board unanimously ...more» Geneva, Linn TownshipMarch 11, 201410:50 AM GENEVA — Technically, Deb Kirch is still the clerk-treasurer. She’s just part-time, temporarily. The town is accepting applications for her position, which is up for re-election April 2015. ...more»
Exclusive to the print edition
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Man faces five counts of armed robbery
Elgin, Ill., man faces five armed robbery charges for a series of holdups in Walworth County.
Is 'when available' enough for services
Fontana is working with Paratech Ambulance Service on a new contract.
Parents supporting Big Foot referendum
A group of parents are working to increase awareness of the Big Foot High School referendum.
Antenna added to U.S. Cellular tower
The village is looking to add an antenna to the U.S. Cellular tower to improve radio frequencies for emergency services.
Walworth boy missing
A 14-year-old Walworth boy is missing.
Candidates in lots of local races respond to Regional News questions.