Daily Archives: July 25, 2017


Lu Ellen and John Bold are dressed to impress for the annual Green Lake Association Gala, which will take place Saturday, Aug. 5. This year’s theme is “Get Your Kicks.” Reagan Zimmerman photo by Reagan Zimmerman The Green Lake Association (GLA) is kicking this summer’s projects into gear while rolling […]

Buckle up for GLA’s ’50-themed gala


The Pewaukee Lake Water Ski Club gathers before a show. submitted photo by Reagan Zimmerman Superheros come in all shapes, sizes and ages for the Pewaukee Lake Water Ski Club. Its youngest superhero is 3 years old and its oldest is 87. Age won’t stop the members from performing in […]

Holy batman! Superheroes are coming to GL



RACING DOWN THE giant slide last year are, from left, Faith Albright, Tyler Draeger, and Emma Draeger, all of Ripon. Aaron Becker photo by Reagan Zimmerman The “Best Little Fair Around” will be crawling with treasure, pirates and adventure. Learn how to cook from the Pirate Family Show during Cutlass […]

Argh…Pirates are coming to GL Fair


Jim and Mary Ratos surround themselves with the natural beauty of their prairie.  Reagan Zimmerman photo by Reagan Zimmerman Fire is a red flag when it comes to nature. It kills wildlife and destroys habitats. When it comes to prairies, it is just the opposite. Fire actually favors prairies and […]

A burning desire for nature



Kathy Timm, left, and Melissa Patera are a mother-daughter art duo. Together they own Glassy Chicks Glassworks. They will sell their stained glass artwork at the Green Lake Fine Arts fair Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 12 and 13. Reagan Zimmerman photo by Reagan Zimmerman This year, Ali Rossberg is organizing […]

A show that goes beyond just art


Joe Norton STANDS between two of his premier wooden boats that he will display Saturday, Aug. 5 during the Wooden Boat Show. Reagan Zimmerman photo by Reagan Zimmerman The sound from the muffler of one wooden boat is loud enough to draw attention. But the boom of 30 wooden boats […]

Roar of wooden boats will return to GL



David Donica of Houston, Texas, waits patiently for the adventure to start. Reagan Zimmerman photo by Reagan Zimmerman My least favorite smell in the world is dead fish. After having to fish out eight dead carp from Green Lake one day last year, the smell definitely makes me squirm. I […]

Reporter paddles past fears for breathtaking sight





Coen Claubaugh shows off his smallmouth bass during his family’s fishing adventure. Dennis Walker photo by Reagan Zimmerman Big Green Lake What’s hot: Everything What’s not: Nothing Guide’s Corner: Dennis Walker, Dennis Walker Pontoon Guide Service on Big Green Lake, 294-0611 All types of fishing has been hot on Big […]

Fishing is hot right now on Big, Little Green