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» 12-year-old Pewaukee girl in car-bike accident dies 06:27 AM

» Lake Country celebrates National Night Out 7/26

» Town of Lisbon to get mobile app, new website 7/26

» Lisbon OKs purchase of Lied's property 7/26

» Dousman Derby Days begins this weekend 7/25

» Taste of Lake Country joined by Waterfront Art Fair this year 7/25

» Improving economy, shrinking labor pool leaves Lake Country restaurants scrambling for workers Updated:  7/25

» Shortage in volunteer firefighters and EMTs prompts legislative committee 7/25

» Community helps Big Bend teen get needed service dog 7/25

» Get to know your county clerk candidates 7/25

» Oconomowoc family perseveres through their child's death to host Jackson's Jam at Okauchee Lions Park Updated:  7/25

» Lake Country police advise safety when playing Pokemon Go 7/25

» Elderly woman woman moves into 'miracle home' in Mukwonago 7/25

» Hamilton High School 60s, 70s Reunion Picnic to be held 7/25

» Repairs force lane closure on westbound Capitol Drive near Springdale Road 7/25

» Hamilton School Board still accepting applications to fill vacant Lannon seat 7/25

» Two men assisting at Kettle Moraine kickers camp dead after one-car accident in Merton 7/25

» "Pathways to a Healthier You" event planned 7/25

» Two college football players killed in overnight Waukesha County crash Updated:  7/24

» Lake Country golf courses bucking national trend, staying busy 7/24

» 2016 Waukesha County Fair coverage 7/22

» Trial date may be coming soon in Oconomowoc murder case involving husband, wife Updated:  7/22

» Village Administrator John Weidl recognized as "Young Economic Development Professional of the Year" 7/22

» Habitat for Humanity still wants affordable housing in Hartland Updated:  7/22

» GoFundMe page set up for Pewaukee girl critically injured in crash 7/22

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Best Summer Ever


We've made it easy for you to get out and go this summer. From hitting the trails for a bike ride or walk, to where to find beer gardens in the area, to the best places to swim in Waukesha County to the best summer drinks and summer reads, check out our 2016 summer guide.

Waukesha County Fair


The 2016 Waukesha County Fair saw rain, scorching temps and tropical humidity throughout its five-day run. Check out our stories, photos and video from the fair, including coverage of the new pig, duck and goat races, the 50th annual Fairest of the Fair contest, as well as a ranking of the top food items.






Weekend Happenings

Featured this week:  

Art in the Gardens: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 23, Charles Dix Gallery, W339 S2608 Highway C, Oconomowoc. Exhibition and sale. Framed and unframed paintings will be shown, as well as jewelry created by Dix. Also offered will be a selection of china and collectibles from Dix’s personal collection. Photography by Barbara Dix Timmel will also be featured.

Ali Thomas: 11 a.m to 1 p.m. July 24, 104 W Main St., Wales.

Katz Sass: 2:30 p.m. July 24, 18 West, W325 S1767 Mickle Road, Delafield. This will be Ronnie’s last show with Katz Sass before he leaves for Colorado. We are inviting anyone who has played with Ronnie to come out and jam. Free.


“Parade”: 7:30 p.m. July 21, 22, 23, 2 p.m. July 24, Lake Country Playhouse, 221 E. Capitol Drive, Hartland., 262-367-4697

All weekend happenings