Education Insider

All-star performance by UW-WC pushes the Wildcats to final four of WCC state tournament. By Stephen Murphy

Feb. 19, 2017 – West Bend, WI – A packed house, including several fans traveling from the West Bend area to support the University of Wisconsin – Washington County mens basketball team on Saturday. The Wildcats didn’t disappoint as it knocked down a 95-70 victory over UW-Sheboygan to advance

West Bend Scholastic Cadets 5th – 8th grade Winter Guard

Feb. 19, 2017 – West Bend, WI –  The West Bend Scholastic Cadets 5th – 8th grade Winter Guard just won 1st place in their second competition in Hersey, Illinois. The team also took 1st place in the first competition in Cedarburg The students are from Silverbrook and Badger

Lenten Ecumenical Prayer Service starts March 3 at West Bend area churches

Feb. 19, 2017 – West Bend, WI – West Bend area Churches will be hosting a Lenten Ecumenical Prayer Service over the Wednesday noon hour.   Each service will last from 12:15 p.m. to about 12:45 p.m. The  theme this year is about Seeds of Hope found within Sacred Scriptures

Richfield Historical Society preps for Antique Appraisal and Chili Lunch event on Feb. 19 By Diane Pedersen

Feb. 19, 2017 – Richfield, WI –  The Richfield Town (now Village) Board had a bold vision in 1998 when it purchased the property on which the 150-year-old Messer/Mayer Mill is located. Even though the Mill is owned by the Village, it is the public-private partnership with the Richfield

West Bend East Wrestling fought hard at Sectionals – two Suns advance to WIAA State. By Allie Boettcher

Feb. 18, 2017 – West Bend, WI – West Bend East Wrestling has two wrestlers moving on to compete in state, freshman Cayden Henschel and senior Manny Garrison. Henschel took 1st in the 120-pound weight class by beating Cameron Tonson by fall in 2:53.  Garrison took 2nd in the

UW-WC Wildcats advance to state following a close win over UW-Waukesha. By Jacob Schmick

Feb. 18, 2017 – West Bend, WI – The UW-WC Wildcats took on the Cougars of UW-Waukesha in a WCC quarterfinal match-up on Saturday and edged the Cougars 55 – 52 to advance to the State Tournament. The game was a defensive struggle from start to finish.  The first

Hartford’s Corey McCauley named Educator of the Year for the Wisconsin Technology Education Association

Feb. 18, 2017 – Hartford, WI – Congratulations to Mr. Corey McCauley, Technology & Engineering Educator who has been named the Educator of the Year for the Wisconsin Technology Education Association. This is a significant honor and distinction.   HUHS and our students are fortunate to have Mr. McCauley as a teacher.  Mr. McCauley has been

Last day today to vote In-person absentee – Spring Primary is Tuesday, Feb. 21

Feb. 17, 2017 – Washington Co., WI – In-person absentee voting runs until 4:30 p.m. today, Friday, Feb. 17. You must bring an ID to vote. There are only a couple of items on the primary ballot for the Feb. 21 election. Polls open next Tuesday at 7 a.m.

Richfield Historical Society preps for Antique Appraisal and Chili Lunch event on Feb. 19 By Diane Pedersen

Feb. 17, 2017 – Richfield, WI –  The Richfield Town (now Village) Board had a bold vision in 1998 when it purchased the property on which the 150-year-old Messer/Mayer Mill is located. Even though the Mill is owned by the Village, it is the public-private partnership with the Richfield

Slinger girls down Wisconsin Lutheran during Senior Night | By Ron Naab

Feb. 16, 2017 – Slinger, WI – The Slinger girls basketball team hosted Wisconsin Lutheran Vikings for the final time as a conference opponent Thursday night. The Owls continue their intense, “in-your-face” basketball.  Even with starter Emily Rothenhoefer out for the night, the Owls held stead and played good

VIDEO | Former Gov. Martin Schreiber talks about Alzheimer’s and being a caregiver. See him 6 p.m. tonight at Cedar Community

Feb. 17, 2017 – West Bend, WI – Former Wisconsin Gov. Martin Schreiber is at Cedar Ridge in West Bend tonight to talk about his new book “My Two Elaines.” Schreiber learned 12 years ago about his wife’s condition. He said he made quite a few mistakes along the

Gearing up for state snowboarding competition this weekend. By Lexi Bullis

Feb. 16, 2017 – Slinger, WI – Slinger High School junior Lexi Bullis, 16, is headed to state this weekend for snowboarding. Bullis is a well-decorated athlete and she’s posted an update on her accomplishments so far this season. Watch for more updates from Lexi Bullis as she heads

Support the Troops tonight at Slinger High School basketball game. By Ron Naab

Feb. 16, 2017 – Slinger, WI – Support the Troops Night is Thursday, Feb. 16 as the Slinger girls varsity basketball team tips off at 7:15, JV at 5:45. (Also Senior Night!) Slinger High School welcomes LeAnn Boudwine to thank her for all she does for our troops! You

VIDEO | Holy Angels Dance Team presents the American flag prior to UW-WC basketball game

Feb. 15, 2017 – West Bend, WI – The presentation of the colors at UW-WC by members of VFW Post #1393 and the Holy Angels Dance Team.  The flag is 20×30 feet.  It was unveiled prior to the tip off of the UW-WC Wildcats vs. UW- Fond du Lac

Holy Angels Dance Team to present American flag at tonight’s UW-WC basketball game

Feb. 15, 2017 – West Bend, WI – VFW Post #1393 will be doing an opening Flag Ceremony before the mens basketball at UW-WC tonight.  The ceremony is scheduled for 6 p.m.  The 20×30 foot American flag will be presented by the dance team from Holy Angels School, John

Richfield Historical Society preps for Antique Appraisal and Chili Lunch event on Feb. 19 By Diane Pedersen

Feb. 15, 2017 – Richfield, WI –  The Richfield Town (now Village) Board had a bold vision in 1998 when it purchased the property on which the 150-year-old Messer/Mayer Mill is located. Even though the Mill is owned by the Village, it is the public-private partnership with the Richfield

Ice Bears claim playoff victory 6-1 and advance to second-round playoffs. By Kurt Kress

Feb. 14, 2017 – West Bend, WI – The Ice Bears defeated Beaver Dam in the first round of the WIAA high school hockey playoffs 6-1. The Ice Bears controlled the puck for most of the game notching 2 goals in each period. The Ice Bears out shot Beaver

Kettle Moraine Lutheran downs Plymouth; preps for Friday vs. Ripon. By Jacob Moeller

Feb. 14, 2017 – Jackson, WI – Kettle Moraine Lutheran defeated Plymouth 67-59 on Tuesday night. KML was without leading scorer Joey Behm but Grant Biesterfeld stepped up to fill the void. The junior could not be stopped, recording 25 points, 6 assists, 5 rebounds, and 2 steals on

Slinger wrestling is going to State! Solid win. By Melissa Kratz

Feb. 14, 2017 – Hartford, WI – It was a sea of red at Hartford High School for the WIAA sectionals as the Slinger Owls beat Germantown 53 – 21 to advance to State. Scoring of the Slinger/Germantown Wrestling Sectionals.    By Ron Naab At the Hartford Field House on