CEDAR GROVE-BELGIUM’S Jordan Platner (left) got going on the ground Friday against Manitowoc Lutheran and quarterback Matt Peiffer (above) eluded a tackle on a 22-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter of a 27-14 victory. Photos by Mitch Maersch
The Cedar Grove-Belgium High School football team on Friday got what it couldn’t afford and exactly what it needed against Manitowoc Lutheran. The Rockets won their first Big East Conference game of the season, 27-14, but had multiple players go...


Elections have consequences. Eons after some prescient observer first uttered those words, the battered old cliché endures and remains relevant, and for a good reason: It is perfect truth. That was confirmed for the millionth time last week when the Republican super majority of the Wisconsin Assembly hurriedly passed a bill...

Good Living

Melissa Anewenter said she has found her Huntington Beach in Port Washington as a surfer and skateboarder. PORT WASHINGTON’S BEST waves are on south beach, surfing enthusiast Melissa Anewenter said. The Port native lived in California twice before landing back in her hometown. Photos by Sam Arendt
Whenever Melissa Anewenter falls off her surfboard or skateboard, she is quick to get back on and keep going, a metaphor for the 22-year-old’s frightening and fascinating journey through life so far. A perilous childhood had Anewenter growing up in...


COSTUMED COMPETITORS RAN in last year’s Saukville Scare run and walk, which is the Saukville Chamber of Commerce’s largest event of the year. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, Oct. 21. Press file photo
The Saukville Chamber of Commerce might be described as the little engine that could. In a village with a small but thriving business community, the Chamber is thriving and looking forward to new growth as development projects promise to bring a...

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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.

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