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Breaking News: Law Enforcement Presence Around Yorkville Elementary School

There’s a large law enforcement presence near Yorkville Elementary School, which includes deputies from the Racine County Sheriff’s Department and the Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Department, according to Racine County Eye reader Ray Stibeck. According to preliminary reports, the incident has been going on since about 9 a.m. However, very little information is known about the reason for […]

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Rock Fest Too Noisy And Vulgar For Some Neighbors

With 5,000 people having attended WiIL Rock Fest people behaved themselves inside the park pretty well, but some neighbors complained about the noise and cursing, said Caledonia Police chief Toby Schey. Police arrested two people during the 12-hour music festival that was held Saturday at Caledonia-Mount Pleasant Memorial Park, but they received about 20 complaints […]

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Kraut Music Fest Hooks The BoDeans

The BoDeans will be kicking off the Kraut Music Festival, according to organizers of the four-day music festival. Originally, the band Los Lonely Boys were to kick off the festival, but they are now playing Friday night, said Niki Corbett, marketing director for Kraut Music Fest. But the band change isn’t the only addition to […]

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Kraut Music Fest Receives Liquor License, Fireworks Permit

The Kraut Music Festival received several approvals from the Caledonia village board that will allow it to sell hard liquor, shoot off fireworks and hold the four-day music festival. The event is slated to be held June 18 through June 21 at the Mount Pleasant-Caledonia Park, 9614 County Road K, in Franksville. The festival is expected to generate more revenue […]