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  1. Oconomowoc High School update: Students allowed in Saturday afternoon to retrieve items  WISN Milwaukee
  2. Oconomowoc High School cancels classes for Friday after carbon monoxide sickens five and sends dozens to the hospital  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
  3. High levels of CO found in several individuals evacuated from Oconomowoc HS  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee
  4. Authorities unsure where Oconomowoc carbon monoxide leak came from  WTMJ-TV
  5. About 70 treated after air quality forces school evacuation  WMTV
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The Oconomowoc High School Players present the musical ‘Footloose’  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The musical "Footloose" comes to the stage at the Oconomowoc Arts Center.

Oconomowoc High School Principal Joseph Moylan abruptly quits, midyear  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Oconomowoc High School principal Joseph Moylan has abruptly resigned; a school board member has also quit. The school district is mum on reasons why.

Slenderman scare at Oconomowoc High School after mass email sent to students and staff  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

OCONOMOWOC -- An Oconomowoc High School student is accused of claiming to be connected to the fictional character, Slenderman. This, after a student ...

More than 100 treated after air quality forces Oconomowoc High School evacuation  WTMJ-TV

OCONOMOWOC, Wis. (AP) -- Authorities say more than 70 people were treated at local hospitals after an air quality issue forced the evacuation of Oconomowoc ...

Oconomowoc schools impose limits on 'privilege' discussions after parents complain  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The Oconomowoc Area School District is limiting discussions about social privilege after a Martin Luther King Day exercise that touched on the subject of white ...

Doctor says mass hysteria played a role in Oconomowoc High School carbon monoxide incident  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

An emergency room doctor said the air quality issue at Oconomowoc High School was overblown, and panic played a role.

Oconomowoc High School principal abruptly resigns  WTMJ-TV

Questions remain about the sudden resignation of Oconomowoc High School's principal this week. School officials sent a letter to parents Tuesday announcing ...

After district limits talks of privilege, Oconomowoc parents express support for diversity during board meeting  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A large crowd came out to Oconomowoc High School to hear how the board would address diversity and privilege.

“Not detected anything harmful:” Investigation continues after students fall ill at Oconomowoc HS  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

OCONOMOWOC -- Oconomowoc Area School District (OASD) continues to investigate after some students and staff at Oconomowoc High School were treated ...

New Meadow View School in Oconomowoc expected to come in $1 million under budget. That's good news for you.  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The new Meadow View School in Oconomowoc was approved at a guaranteed maximum price of $27.32 million, $1.01 million below the pre-referendum ...

Oconomowoc High School students taking a stand in joining national school walkout  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Students at Oconomowoc High School are planning a walkout to coincide with national school walkouts across the country.

Oconomowoc High School opens Saturday for staff, students to reclaim belongings  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

OCONOMOWOC -- Oconomowoc High School was open from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. Saturday, March 24, for staff and students to reclaim belongings. This, after both ...

Oconomowoc teacher, on paid leave since November, resigns  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

An Oconomowoc High School teacher who has been on paid administrative leave since November has resigned. Thomas Klubertanz, an Oconomowoc High ...

Oconomowoc principal out after 'white privilege' program  WISN Milwaukee

A student-run program on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. day ignited controversy at Oconomowoc High School, and now the principal is out of a job.

Oconomowoc High School East Campus construction making progress  WDJT

OCONOMOWOC, Wis. (CBS 58) – Significant progress has been made on Oconomowoc High School East Campus, according to district officials. Structural steel ...

New addition to Ixonia Elementary School should be ready for the upcoming school year  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Ixonia Elementary School's new addition is almost complete. Finishing touches are now being put on it.

'Enough is enough': Hundreds of Lake Country high schoolers participate in national school walkout  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Hundreds of Lake Country high school students, and some community members, raised their voices and mourned in local school walkouts March 14 as part of a ...

The Oconomowoc Public Library might be getting Wi-Fi hotspots  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The hotspots are part of the 2019 proposed city of Oconomowoc budget.

Email sent to Oconomowoc freshmen about 'daughter of slenderman'  WTMJ-TV

An email sent by a student to the principal and all of the freshmen at Oconomowoc High School prompted a police investigation into possible safety concerns.

Oconomowoc community comes together to raise money for longtime teacher, coach fighting leukemia  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Thousands of dollars have already been raised for Bruce Henning, a teacher at Nature Hill Intermediate and the boys golf coach at OHS.

Oconomowoc High School teacher still on paid leave  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CITY OF OCONOMOWOC - Thomas Klubertanz, an Oconomowoc High School teacher and theater director, is still on paid administrative leave, according to ...

Olympia Resort in Oconomowoc being foreclosed on  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CITY OF OCONOMOWOC - Olympia Resort, which closed last January, was listed as a defendant in a foreclosure of mortgage lawsuit filed Aug. 23. The resort ...

The Oconomowoc High School Players present ‘The Nerd’ for its 10th annual student directed play  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The Oconomowoc High School Players celebrates its 10th annual student-directed play with the comedy “The Nerd” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, ...

Police arrest two for social media threats against Oconomowoc High School  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CITY OF OCONOMOWOC - Two individuals were arrested and one has been criminally charged after making threats via social media against Oconomowoc ...

‘Safe to re-enter:’ Oconomowoc HS reopens; carbon monoxide source unknown  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

OCONOMOWOC -- Oconomowoc High School and the Oconomowoc Arts Center will re-open for school on Monday, March 26, for regular school hours and ...

OHS reopens; principal praises response after 176 experienced carbon monoxide symptoms  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

OCONOMOWOC -- Oconomowoc High School reopened for students and staff Monday, March 26, after classes were canceled on Thursday and Friday, March ...

Youth football in Oconomowoc will have a united approach this fall  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A change in how Oconomowoc youth football is organized has created Wisconsin's only fully-integrated football experience from grades one through 12.

Milwaukee-area students will march on Columbine anniversary as they continue to seek gun reform  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

On the anniversary of the 1999 Columbine High School shooting, students in the Milwaukee area will hold another walkout to raise awareness about gun ...

Crosspoint Community Church pastor in Oconomowoc abruptly resigns after 26 years  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Crosspoint Community Church did not give a reason to the pastor's exit.

Despite genetic disorder, Oconomowoc graduate Elliott Spear made the most of his young life  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Elliot Spear was a 2017 Oconomowoc High School graduate.

Oconomowoc High School building trades teacher Steve Olson named Educator of the Year  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Seventhwave named Oconomowoc High School teacher Steve Olson its 2018 Educator of the Year Award.

Oconomowoc High School Players present the musical ‘Cabaret’  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The Oconomowoc High School Players, under the direction of Tom Klubertanz and with choreography by Karl Miller, will present the musical “Cabaret” at 7:30 ...

BASEBALL: Wounded Beaver Dam stricken with another gash – a lopsided loss in regional final  WiscNews

Beaver Dam's prep baseball team was forced to face Oconomowoc with one hand tied behind its back.

Wisconsin School Bans Conversations About White Privilege  Papermag

The school board president says white privilege is "a lightening rod for some parents."

District takes action after Oconomowoc students walk out on assembly addressing opiate epidemic  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Parents of Oconomowoc High School students received a letter regarding disrespectful conduct at an assembly showing a documentary on addiction and ...

Oconomowoc High School teacher, theater director Thomas Klubertanz placed on paid administrative leave  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The paid administrative leave for Thomas Klubertanz began Nov. 27.

Oconomowoc twin brothers both heading to Creighton to play soccer  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

OCONOMOWOC-- The Briggs brothers of Oconomowoc High School are heading to Creighton to play soccer. Dominic and Cameron signed their letters of intent ...

Here's how suburban Milwaukee is observing Veterans Day  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

There are many ways to honor and remember the men and women who have served in the military.

Man dies in single-vehicle crash in Oconomowoc; speed possibly a factor, witnesses say  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

TOWN OF OCONOMOWOC - Shane Turtenwald, 26, of Oconomowoc died in a single-vehicle crash June 10. Police were dispatched to a report of a crash at ...

The Lake Area Free Clinic, which operates in Oconomowoc, will host its annual gala Sept. 15  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

One of the items to be auctioned off at the gala is a Badger Bus, which was appraised at nearly $28000.

Employees told at Christmas party that Olympia Resort in Oconomowoc will close  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CITY OF OCONOMOWOC - Olympia Resort and Conference Center, which has been for sale for months, will close, employees were told at a company ...

After unexpected delays, Sobie's restaurant in Oconomowoc expected to open soon  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The Sobols had expected to open in fall 2017, but unexpected issues caused delays.

Police: Wisconsin high school students caught planning school shooting on Facebook Messenger  WTMJ-TV

Police say there is no ongoing threat to safety after four Wisconsin high school students were caught plotting a school shooting on Facebook Messenger.

Oconomowoc Fleet Farm will open in mid-August  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The store is currently hiring more than 150 employees.

Oconomowoc native serves crucial role for Mikaela Shiffrin at Winter Olympics  WTMJ-TV

U.S. alpine skier Mikaela Shiffrin is off to a dominant start in the Winter Olympics with help from an Oconomowoc native.

No liquor license for Olympia Resort until new owners make repairs, officials say  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CITY OF OCONOMOWOC - Orco Inc., which owns the former Olympia Resort and Conference Center at 1350 Royale Mile Road, will have to make several ...

A classic Lake Country drive-in, The Kiltie has stayed true to its roots  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

With a history dating back to the 1940s, the classic drive-in has stayed loyal to its roots during its approximately 70 years of serving the area.

Don Wiemer, longtime village of Oconomowoc Lake police chief and administrator, to retire  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

VILLAGE OF OCONOMOWOC LAKE - After more than four decades of *service*, Police Chief and Village Administrator Don Wiemer is planning to retire. Wiemer ...

Potential senior development site in Oconomowoc gets extension to review land  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CITY OF OCONOMOWOC - Matter Senior Living LLC will have more time to study the former YMCA land at 1101 Silver Lake St. for a possible senior housing ...

Rising Stars: Kristen Gust  La Crosse Tribune

Bio: Born in Oconomowoc, Wis.; graduated from Oconomowoc High School in 2003. Enlisted in the Wisconsin Army National Guard in 2003. Graduated from the ...

Olympic speed skating and ski jumping both have roots Oconomowoc  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The first U.S. Olympic trials for speed skating in Oconomowoc were held in 1928.

Weston Meadows Apartments project moves ahead in Oconomowoc  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

An apartment complex in the Weston Meadows II subdivision will bring 48 new residential units to the city of Oconomowoc.

Why these two women will make history in this summer's special election in Oconomowoc  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The election is likely the first time two women in Oconomowoc have faced off against each other for an aldermanic seat.

'Preserve what we have': Oconomowoc residents don't like Prestwick's plan for Lac La Belle golf course  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The golf course is currently closed for renovations and is expected to open in spring 2019.

Oconomowoc H.S. hand-delivers Christmas cheer to students at Milwaukee’s Carver Academy 🎁 🎅  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

OCONOMOWOC/MILWAUKEE -- Christmas came early for Carver Academy students in Milwaukee on Tuesday, December 19th, and it was all thanks to an ...

Looking for an event on Memorial Day in Lake Country? We have you covered.  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

There's plenty of ways to have fun while also honoring those brave men and women this weekend.

Founded by an Oconomowoc resident, Saving Others for Archie has had a national impact on fight against opioids  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

SOFA was created in 2014 after the overdose death of Oconomowoc resident Archie Badura.

'It's about public safety': Oconomowoc will require pit bulls to be muzzled after all  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CITY OF OCONOMOWOC - Pit bulls will continue to be required to wear a muzzle while off their owners' property after a divided common council on May 15 ...

Oconomowoc mansion, headless body top stories in Lake Country in 2017  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Oconomowoc mansions on the market, a headless body in Okauchee and crime were among the most viewed online stories in Lake Country.

What's Oconomowoc's best-kept dining secret? Perhaps Cafe LaBelle  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Cafe LaBelle isn't just for Shorehaven residents, but is open to the community. The manager thinks it might be Oconomowoc's best-kept secret.

Prestwick expected to move its corporate headquarters near La Belle Golf Course  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

VILLAGE OF LAC LA BELLE - The purchase of the La Belle Golf Club is expected to turn into a lot more for the Morse family and the Prestwick Group. The sale of ...

Oconomowoc police reports: Man cited for fraud after payment declined for subs  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A. A 20-year-old Oconomowoc man placed an online order for two subs at Subway, 1424 Summit Ave., on Nov. 14. On Dec. 14, police were dispatched to ...

A drive-in, moonlit movies and more: 50 things to do this summer in and around Lake Country  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Lake Country is filled with great things to do — and with the short summer, there's no time to waste. This is by no means a comprehensive list of all there is to do ...

“A problem worth taking on:” Students at Oconomowoc H.S. watch new documentary on opioid epidemic

OCONOMOWOC -- Students at Oconomowoc High School were some of the first to seen an eye-opening film about opioid addiction. The hope is every high ...

Okauchee woman reunited with restored childhood violin for 90th birthday  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The violin has a rich history in the Oconomowoc area.

Casey's General Store proposal advances in Oconomowoc  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CITY OF OCONOMOWOC - A proposal to bring a Casey's General Store to the city has been brought back after the plan commission delayed action at a January ...

Proposed senior living facility in Oconomowoc can move ahead  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The development would be built along Lisbon Road in the city of Oconomowoc.

Olympia closure leaves opportunities for other Oconomowoc businesses  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CITY OF OCONOMOWOC - Olympia's loss may turn out to be a gain for other local businesses — and maybe the city itself. The resort and conference center, ...

No TVs, no games, no Wi-Fi. It's all part of the plan at The Pub in Oconomowoc.  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Since 2001, Aelred Gannon and his wife Bernadette have enjoyed creating an authentic Irish pub in the heart of Lake Country.

Across Wisconsin, students take part in National School Walkout against gun violence  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Students at Rufus King High School in Milwaukee took part in the National School Walkout on Wednesday. The 17-minute walkout was to remember the 17 lives ...

Dogs will now be allowed in Oconomowoc parks  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Dogs will still be prohibited in certain parks in the city like City Beach Park and Veteran's Memorial Park.

With new investors, drug and alcohol rehab facility in Oconomowoc expected to open in early fall  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CITY OF OCONOMOWOC - With a new group of investors, the Ladders Recovery Community — a drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility — is close to becoming ...

Planning your garden? Don't have space? Oconomowoc community gardens could provide an answer.  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CITY OF OCONOMOWOC - Greener Oconomowoc's garden season got off to a snowy start April 15, but with the snow now melted, gardeners can grow their ...

Parents want change after fatal '08 OWI crash  WTMJ-TV

Paul and Judy Jenkins lost three loved ones to a doctor who was high on prescription drugs. The crash changed their lives forever. The accident scene was ...

Lake Area Free Clinic in Oconomowoc exceeds dental clinic goals  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CITY OF OCONOMOWOC - When the Lake Area Free Clinic added its dental services wing in November 2017, clinic manager Carrey Spencer and her staff ...

Dismembered body found in Okauchee Lake remains unidentified  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

DNA results have not yet returned on the body that was found in late October.

New Oconomowoc trail project planned for 2019  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The project will extend from Lisbon Road to Highway Z in the city of Oconomowoc.

From a baseball complex, to condos to Fleet Farm, here's a roundup of major developments around Lake Country  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A quick rundown on where new (and older) Lake Country developments are coming, and what's being built where.

State report cards show mixed results for Lake Country school districts  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The Stone Bank School District saw a drop in its overall state report card score in 2017-18. Hartland-Lakeside significantly exceeded expecations.

An Arrowhead student got suspended from soccer for underage students drinking at her house. Now, she's suing the school.  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

An Arrowhead High School sophomore had her constitutional rights violated by the school after district officials temporarily suspended her from playing with the ...

Highway 67 will close all summer between Dousman and Oconomowoc. Here are the changes coming.  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Highway 67 near Dousman will be closed all summer while the state reconstructs a bridge over the Bark River.

More schools stocking NARCAN amid growing opioid epidemic  WDJT

Opioid overdoses killed more than 42,000 people in 2016, according to the latest data from the CDC. Opioid overdose deaths were five times higher that year ...

Madison teens charged with stealing 20-30 firearms from Oconomowoc gun store during a series of break-ins  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The teens, from Madison, were caught after a rash of break-ins and burglaries in Oconomowoc and Brookfield.

One person suffers minor burns in fire at the Oconomowoc Staybridge Suites  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CITY OF OCONOMOWOC - One person suffered minor burns in a fire at the Staybridge Suites on May 1. According to Western Lakes Fire District Chief Brad ...

Mukwonago joins Muskego and New Berlin as 5-star schools in state's annual report cards  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Three of the four school districts in southeast and southcentral Waukesha County have received 5-star ratings from the state.

Radcliffe: What are the best Milwaukee-area venues for high-school sports?  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The renovation revolution has led to athletics facilities at high school that are better than ever. These are the best of the best.

Hartland man dies after apparently suffering a medical emergency on his paddleboard in a Summit Lake  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A 62-year-old Hartland man died after apparently suffering a medical incident while paddleboarding on Upper Nemahbin Lake on Oct. 31.

Former Arrowhead coach Greg Malling takes over at Oconomowoc  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Greg Malling, who won state titles in 2012 and '13 at Arrowhead, is the new football coach at Oconomowoc.

Animals considered 'vicious' in Oconomowoc must wear a muzzle, but a new ordinance is loosening restrictions on pit pulls  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Oconomowoc aldermen approved a measure that removes a requirement for pit bulls to be muzzled away from home.

Oconomowoc police reports: Man cited for driving up ski hill  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Officers cited Logan Lapietra for trespassing on the night of Sept. 17 for driving his truck to the top of the ski hill at Olympia, 965 Cannon Gate Road. The property ...

New law requires personal finance education at Wisconsin schools  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A new law requires public school boards in Wisconsin to adopt academic standards for financial literacy and incorporate instruction in personal finance into the ...

Badgers volleyball: Oconomowoc's Nicole Shanahan opts to walk on at Wisconsin

Shanahan, a 6-1½ middle blocker, passes up scholarship offers to play for the Badgers.

In the North Shore, Fox-Point Bayside School District has the highest marks on state report cards  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The Fox Point-Bayside School District again recorded the best overall score in the North Shore area on its DPI report card.

An Okauchee condo development is being proposed at the site of a former French restaurant  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The complex would feature four condominium units.

Dozens of Milwaukee-area students are semi-finalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Dozens of high school students from near-Milwaukee communities have qualified as semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Pardeeville uses 13-0 run to knock off New Glarus in sectional semifinal  WiscNews

OCONOMOWOC — After committing 10 turnovers in the first half, the message in the Pardeeville boys basketball locker room at halftime was to take care of the ...

Wisconsin high schooler accuses classmate of being 'daughter of Slender Man' in email, police say there is no threat  WGBA-TV

An email sent by a student to the principal and all of the freshmen at Oconomowoc High School prompted a police investigation into possible safety concerns.

“It doesn’t get any better:” Oconomowoc’s Rux Stadium shines under the Friday night lights

OCONOMOWOC -- It took a total team effort for the Oconomowoc High School football team to go undefeated through their first 11 games. You might say the ...

South Milwaukee voters OK $3.8 million schools referendum  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The South Milwaukee School District will soon be flushed with an extra $3.8 million after voters on Nov. 6 approved a referendum.

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