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    Silver Lake ponders lease agreement for library building

    SILVER LAKE — Village officials got their first glance Wednesday at the draft lease agreement that will be presented to the Community Library Board in hopes the village-owned building on Second Street will become a library after all.

    Tougher barriers placed at harbor’s edge


    After several crashed involving wayward vehicles, the concrete bollards protecting Navy Park at the east end of 52nd Street have been improved.

    Group forms to support beach house


    A group committed to preserving the Southport Beach House is having its inaugural meeting Thursday.

    Man who stole car, dog gets seven years


    A Kenosha man arrested in November after police said he stole a dog and an elderly woman's car was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in prison.

    Salem School Board member steps down


    SALEM — Jack Niccolai, who won re-election to the Salem School Board in April as the highest vote-getter, resigned from the board Tuesday, effective immediately.

    Former Kenosha County sheriff was dedicated to law enforcement


    Dan Piencikowski had a passion for helping people and trying to make a difference as a law enforcement officer — so much so that as a deputy he decided one day he’d run for sheriff.

    Former Packer stresses importance of learning


    Though his profession was playing football, former Green Bay Packers wide receiver Antonio Freeman said he has always loved learning.

    Kenosha not the target of GOP school plan

    A Republican plan to remake the way a neighborhood school is represented should not affect the Kenosha Unified School District.

    Salmonella cases jump to 60

    The number of cases of salmonella exposure has now tripled.

    More than 700 miles of interstates in Wisconsin to be 70 mph


    The speed limit will be going up soon on more than 700 miles of rural stretches of interstate in Wisconsin, including Interstate 94 in Kenosha and Racine counties.

    News briefs: Alleged drug dealer charged with six felonies

    A Kenosha man busted during a drug raid was charged on Wednesday with multiple felonies for manufacturing and delivering heroin.

    Former officer to face obstruction, misconduct charges


    Former police officer Kyle Baars appeared in court Wednesday on a charge that he obstructed officers while he was participating in an investigation while he worked for the Kenosha Police Department.

    Snyder: Summer’s calling; are you listening?


    Just because you may have scraped ice off your windshield this morning doesn’t mean summer isn’t almost here.

    Probation ordered for man shot by Kenosha police


    Wracked with guilt over what he did during the Vietnam War, a Kenosha man became suicidal in March. He went into his garage, intending to kill himself, and came out having been shot by police.

    Gateway grads overcome challenges to succeed


    SOMERS — When Zaida Hernandez-Irisson began attending Gateway Technical College five years ago, she was in the barber and cosmetology program.

    Salmonella outbreak probe focuses on grocery store


    Kenosha County Division of Health officials are working with the owner and employees of Supermercado Los Corrales grocery store, 3933 52nd St., to find out how a salmonella outbreak started and sickened nearly two dozen people.

    Pool passes go on sale Tuesday


    KENOSHA — Season passes for Kenosha’s public swimming pools will be available for purchase beginning Tuesday.

    News briefs: KDOG executes early drug bust


    A 41-year-old Kenosha man was taken into custody during a drug bust early Tuesday morning in the 6000 block of 37th Avenue.

    Drunken-driving suspect subdued twice with Taser

    The Kenosha Police Department said an officer smashed a car window when a 36-year-old Kenosha man refused to stop his vehicle about 2:30 a.m. Saturday in downtown Kenosha.

    Local man gets probation for marijuana distribution

    The prosecutor told Tyson Wehrmeister to stay out of trouble and wished him good luck just after Wehrmeister was sentenced to probation and a short period of house arrest for his role in a marijuana distribution operation.

    Storytimes with Mr. Miller inspire first-graders


    A Kenosha man’s community spirit and love of books is inspiring a school’s first-graders.

    Chocolatefest kicks off Thursday in Burlington


    BURLINGTON — Thousands of chocolate lovers will make their annual pilgrimage to Burlington, aka Chocolate City USA, this weekend for Chocolatefest, featuring a full slate of events to cater to their cocoa cravings.

    Homeroom: Students team up for Red Nose Day


    Students from Bullen Middle School, Mahone Middle School and St. Joseph Catholic Academy will don red noses in support of the Red Nose Day campaign at their upcoming track meet on Wednesday.

    Event briefs: Landlords can learn about housing authority

    KENOSHA — A program on the Kenosha Housing Authority will highlight the next meeting of the Kenosha Landlords Association.

    Unified seeks public input for strategic plan


    Kenosha Unified Superintendent Sue Savaglio-Jarvis is asking district residents to give their voice to the schools’ strategic planning process.