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Lisbon Town Board places Clerk/Administrator Elizabeth Kraus on administrative leave

Town of Lisbon — Clerk/Administrator Elizabeth Kraus has been placed on paid administrative leave by Town Chairman Matt Gehrke pending the outcome of an inquiry into allegations that Kraus has created a "hostile environment" in town hall.

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New Lake Country website delayed

New website delayed

HHS on top high school list

Hamilton High School did it again.

Sussex Y would serve Lake Country

The leadership of the YMCA of Central Waukesha County anticipates that residents in Lisbon, Pewaukee and Merton as well as Richfield in Washington County are likely to take advantage of the services provided by a YMCA that is proposed to be built in the village of Sussex.

Sussex village tax about $15 higher in 2015

Village of Sussex — Although the municipal tax bill for an average Sussex homeowner is likely to be about $15 higher next year, it is not because the village is taking over the Pauline Haass Library in 2015, according to village officials.

Lisbon Town Board places Clerk/Administrator Elizabeth Kraus on administrative leave

Town of Lisbon — Clerk/Administrator Elizabeth Kraus has been placed on paid administrative leave by Town Chairman Matt Gehrke pending the outcome of an inquiry into allegations that Kraus has created a "hostile environment" in town hall.

Mediation over Haass library scheduled

Village of Sussex — Although court-ordered mediation is scheduled to begin on Oct. 8, the Pauline Haass Library Board — which will be dissolved in three months — may continue its legal battles with the town of Lisbon over farm land once donated to the town to be used for library purposes.

Convenience center at 164/Q in Lisbon opposed

Town of Lisbon — Town Chairman Matt Gehrke warned developers of a proposed fueling station/convenience center and car wash at the southwest corner of Highways Q and 164 that they will have to make major changes in their plans in order to gain approvals from the plan commission and town board.

New intersection planned at Main and Silver Spring

Village of Sussex — Village officials are confident that their proposed plans for improvements on Main Street will be sufficient to handle an estimated additional 1,000 cars a day if a new YMCA/Village Hall complex is constructed on the existing local government campus on Main Street, across the street from the Piggly Wiggly grocery store.

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Sussex Y would serve Lake Country

The leadership of the YMCA of Central Waukesha County anticipates that residents in Lisbon, Pewaukee and Merton as well as Richfield in Washington County are likely to take advantage of the services provided by a YMCA that is proposed to be built in the village of Sussex.

Top Sports Story

Football

Resilient East has enough in low-scoring victory

Hamilton senior quarterback Mike Barnes was running for his life as the clock struck a figurative midnight Sept. 12 at Stan Grove Field. His last gasp attempt was a lateral to junior offensive lineman Nick Wishart, who was dropped to the soggy turf, ending matters in Brookfield East's 10-3 win over the Chargers.

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