“Out of our darkness came light,” Jan Malkowski told a large crowd Saturday afternoon at the dedication of the new Grafton Little League baseball field. She and family knows the phrase well. They are living it. Matt Malkowski, Jan and Dave’s 18-...


One in four Americans, including President Donald Trump, regularly vote by mail. Five states conduct all elections by mail. Twenty-one states designate some of their elections for unlimited voting by mail. Thirty-five states, including Wisconsin, allow absentee voting by mail for every registered voter who requests it without...

Good Living

The Ozaukee County Fair is like an annual vacation for the Hamm family, including (front row, from left) Randy, Luke, Mariah (back row) Mary, Nic, Bret and Kayla. Photo by Sam Arendt
Kayla Hamm beams when she talks about the spots on Layla’s face that form the shape of a heart. Layla, who shares a birthday with  Kayla — Aug. 9 — comes when she is called and is one of Kayla’s favorite animals. Layla is not, as one might expect, a...


GRAFTON HOTEL APARTMENTS owners Kit Keller and Paul Rushing are holding a contest seeking stories from residents and guests of the former hotel to help educate future generations about the building’s history. Photo by Same Arendt
The iconic Hotel Grafton Apartments building has been located in center of downtown Grafton for 128 years. Now, the owners are seeking old tales from former residents and guests to make a permanent record of its history. “We want to tell every story...

Ozaukee Press

Wisconsin’s largest paid circulation community weekly newspaper. Serving Port Washington, Saukville, Grafton, Fredonia, Belgium, as well as Ozaukee County government. Locally owned and printed in Port Washington, Wisconsin.

125 E. Main St.
Port Washington, WI 53074
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