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  1. Hartland Plan Commission hears from opponents of Four Winds West projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Sussex Sun

    Village of Hartland - The recently proposed Four Winds West subdivision has been gliding through the village's preliminary approval process, but all that easygoing might be at an end. A crowd of residents, some from the town of Merton, sat in on the Feb. 16 plan commission meeting and dogged commissioners with questions and concerns about the project for nearly 50 minutes.

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  2. Hartland mulls Four Winds West proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Sussex Sun

    ... a foregone conclusion. Developers for the project on Jan. 19 requested that 53.25 acres be annexed from the town of Merton to make way for the subdivision. The land belongs to Joy and Clark Vilter, whose family has owned it for decades. That ...

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  3. In brief: Fundraiser for Royal Family Kids camp, AHS associate principal resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Sussex Sun

    ... is a summer camp designed to help children in the foster care system create positive, life-changing moments. Town of Merton - According to Arrowhead Superintendent Craig Jefson, North Campus associate principal Pete Nejedlo will resign from his ...

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  4. New fund will help Merton Schools plan for the long termRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Sussex Sun

    Merton Community School District is thinking ahead for its long-range facility plans, prompting the district to pursue a trust called Fund 46. The fund is for school districts with long-term capital improvement plans of 10 years. While the established trust is up to each individual school board, business manager Michael Williamson said the district decided to use Fund 46 because of several factors.

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  5. FBI investigates Merton man found with weapons, ammo, anti-gov't writingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | WISN-TV

    ... weapons, including an AK-47 submachine gun, nearly 1,000 rounds of ammunition and anti-government writings found in a Merton apartment last week. The 28-year-old man in question told WISN 12 News he has "no ill will toward anyone." But investigators ...

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  6. FBI helps Waukesha Co. detectives examine weapons found in Merton man's homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | WISN-TV

    The FBI is now investigating the arrest of a 28-year-old Waukesha County man after police found weapons, several rounds of ammunition and evidence of interest to possible mass shootings. BOTH CLINICS WILL RUN FROM 10:00 A.M. TO 2:00 P.M. NEW AT 6:00, THE FBI IS NOW INVESTIGATING THE ARREST OF A WAUKESHA COUNTY MAN.

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  7. Weapons cache and anti-government documents found in Merton apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Sussex Sun

    Village of Merton - Waukesha County Sheriff's Department deputies got more than they bargained for recently when they tried to deliver some routine eviction papers and discovered a cache of illegally owned weapons at a village home. A search warrant affidavit filed Jan. 30 said that officers also recovered several suspicious handwritten anti-government documents containing information about shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School and in Tucson, Arizona, as well as the killings at the Sikh Temple in Oak Creek.

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  8. Deputies issuing eviction notice uncover weapons stashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | WISN-TV

    ... OF WEAPONS AND AMMO WITH WRITINGS ABOUT MASS SHOOTINGS, AND ATTACKS ON POLICE. AS WISN 12 NEWS NICK BOHR REPORTS FROM MERTON, INVESTIGATORS ARE TRYING TO LEARN WHETHER THE MAN WAS PLANNING AN ATTACK. A WAUKESHA'S SHARES IF IT TO THIS APARTMENT ON ...

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  9. Deputies find weapons, anti-government documents in Merton apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | WISN-TV

    Waukesha County sheriff's deputies made a disturbing find earlier this week: a stash of weapons and ammunition with writings about mass shootings and attacks on police. Deputies went to a town of Merton apartment Tuesday to issue an eviction order, but what they found inside the apartment soon led to a full-fledged investigation and the arrest of the resident.

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  10. Board to vote on Merton and North Lake fire mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Sussex Sun

    Town of Merton - An announced merger between the North Lake and Merton fire departments could be finalized at the next town board meeting. According to town clerk Nathan Bright, the potential merger is scheduled to be an action item at the Feb. 9 meeting.

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  11. New police services director named for Sussex, Merton, LisbonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Waukesha County Sheriff Eric Severson has named a new director of police services for the villages of Sussex and Meerton and the town of Lisbon. Capt.

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  12. Hartland village board OK conceptual plat for new Four Winds West subdivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Sussex Sun

    Village of Hartland - The village board on Monday, Jan. 26, approved a preliminary conceptual plat for the new 48-lot subdivision Four Winds West, planned for northwest of Highways K and E. The board also discussed a land-use amendment for and the extension of the village's sanitary sewer service area to the proposed building site; it will not act on those items until the plan commission has a chance to review and possibly approve them at its February meeting. Developers for the project on Jan. 19 requested that 53.25 acres be annexed from the town of Merton to make way for the subdivision.

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  13. Dogs offer stress relief during exam week at Arrowhead High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Sussex Sun

    Town of Merton - While it was a test run of sorts, the first-year experiment of bringing in therapy dogs to Arrowhead High School during exam week turned frustrations over test anxiety into smiles. The idea came about when district staff members tried to solve the district's monthly theme, which in January was how to relieve stress.

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  14. Fishing opportunities abound in area's numerous lakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2012 | Sussex Sun

    ... is a no-wake rule until 10 a.m. Launches: Boat launch on the southeast side of the lake off Keesus Lake Road, Town of Merton. Fee charged. Where to fish: Fish the three bays. A lot of good weed beds grow in the summer, and steep dropoffs along the ...

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  15. Misko prompted to deputy inspectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Sussex Sun

    ... elected Sheriff Eric Severson. Misko serves as the police services director for Sussex, Lisbon and the village of Merton and supervises the police service contracts those communities, along with the town of Merton, have with the sheriff's ...

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  16. Election contests set in Sussex, LisbonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Sussex Sun

    ... an IT and veterinarian technician, and two business partners are opening a new veterinary clinic in the Village of Merton. In 2011, a citizens committee recommended a new village hall of approximately 20,000 square feet. The committee was told by ...

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  17. Town of Merton home destroyed by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | WISN-TV

    ... BROUGHT YOU LAST NIGHT. IF YOU LOSE IN WAUKESHA COUNTY, YOU MAY HAVE HEARD SIRENS. CREWS RESPONDED TO A HOUSE FIRE IN MERTON. FOR NEW DETAILS, LET'S HEAD OVER TO MELINDA. A BUSY NIGHT AND MORNING FOR AUTHORITIES IN WAUKESHA COUNTY. THEY SPENT ...

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  18. Town of Merton home destroyed by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | WISN-TV

    ... BROUGHT YOU LAST NIGHT. IF YOU LOSE IN WAUKESHA COUNTY, YOU MAY HAVE HEARD SIRENS. CREWS RESPONDED TO A HOUSE FIRE IN MERTON. FOR NEW DETAILS, LET'S HEAD OVER TO MELINDA. A BUSY NIGHT AND MORNING FOR AUTHORITIES IN WAUKESHA COUNTY. THEY SPENT ...

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  19. William Xavier "Bill" Kealey, Janesville, WIRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... Spikes of Covington, GA; two sons, Daniel (Sherry) Kealey of Mount Shasta, CA, and Michel (Renee`) Kealey of Merton, WI; Ann's children, three daughters: Kelly (Bryan Porter) Wilcox of Janesville, Terry (Tom) Helgestad of Edgerton and Patti (Jeff ...

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  20. North Lake, Merton fire departments to merge by Jan. 1Read the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | Sussex Sun

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