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2017 Muskego Storm Select Baseball Tryouts This Weekend! U9/ 3rd Grade Saturday, July 30th -9am-11am @ PARK ARTHUR 1,2, & 3 Sunday, July 31st -9am-11am @ PARK ARTHUR 1,2, & 3 U10/ 4th Grade Saturday, July 30th -11:30am-1:30pm @ PARK ARTHUR 1,2, & 3 Sunday, July...

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Hartford UHS Team Wins Safety Room Challenge at Muskego High School

Dennis Schmitt, Tim Hegy, Mike Horst, and Sharon Paternoster from Hartford Union High School District won the Wisconsin Association of School Business Officials (WASBO) Safety Room Challenge at the WASBO...

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Paul Degner, Elkhorn Area School District, Wins Safety Room Challenge at Muskego High School

Paul Degner of Elkhorn Area Public School District won the individual prize in the Wisconsin Association of School Business Officials (WASBO) Safety Room Challenge at the WASBO Custodial & Maintenance...

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Back to School...BBB Reminds You to Shop Smart!

Getting ready to go back to school? Families are expected to spend more this summer than last year on school supplies. The average family with children in grades K-12 will...

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Welcome Pokemon Go Players

Welcome Pokemon Go Players!! Gift of Wings in the Greendale Village would like to welcome all Pokemon Go Players to our Shop to catch those Pokemon. Come in Catch a Pokemon...

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Fill the Bus to be held August 6

BackPack Coalition to hold Fill The Bus August 6 (July 26, 2016) – Waukesha, WI – Fill the Bus will be held on Saturday, August 6 from 9 a.m. to 2...

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Pet Safety Tips for the Heat

The heat index is expected to rise Thursday and Friday this week. It is best that your pets remain indoors in a climate controlled area. When your pet is outside...

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Waukesha County Wins National County Award

Waukesha County and the Bridges Library System are proud to announce that they have been selected to receive the National Association of Counties (NACo)’s 2016 Achievement Award. The award recognizes...

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9th Annual Refashion For Life Charity Fashion Show Announced

The ninth annual “Refashion for Life” will be held Wed., Aug. 24, from 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. at Callen Construction’s Muskego Showroom and company grounds, S63 W13131 Janesville Rd....

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Callen’s Remodeling Tips to Save Energy, the Environment

Remodeling your home sets up a clean slate to give it a new look and make your house more energy efficient. Not only will an energy-efficient home save money on...

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Milwaukee NARI Foundation Announces Officers and Directors

The Milwaukee NARI Foundation, Inc., the educational and charitable arm of the Milwaukee NARI Home Improvement Council, Inc., announced the election of the following officers for fiscal 2017 (July 1,...

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“Cave Quest” Vacation Bible School at Faith Community Church, July 18 - 22

Join the adventure evenings July 18 thru July 22 at Faith Community Church in Franklin, WI! At “Cave Quest” Vacation Bible School, your kids will experience how Jesus lights our...

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When it comes to a business owner in Wisconsin, securing funds to keep the business running or growing is likely top of mind all year round. But in light...

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Pewaukee resident elected to Girl Scout Board

Milwaukee, WI – July 7, 2016 - Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast announces the appointment of Pewaukee resident Sandy Wysocki to its board of directors for 2016-2017. Wysocki is the...

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Wisconsin recently passed a state law providing civil immunity to anyone who forcibly enters a vehicle to free a child or pet believed to be endangered by temperatures inside that...

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5K Run/Walk to Benefit Kenya Kids

5K RUN/WALK Saturday August 6th To benefit children in Kenya Supported by: Caring Christians 4 Kenya Foundation Oak Leaf Trail at Froeming Park 8801 S 51st St. Franklin Start time 9 AM Accompany local resident Ken Kernen as he...

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Annual Festival at Polonia Sport Club

Annual Polonia Festival, Sunday, August 7, at 10200 W Loomis Road, Franklin WI, 12:00-9:00 pm, Youth & adult soccer games, delicious homemade Polish food,famous roasted chicken dinners, desserts, Polish beverages,...

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Support Law Enforcement Families on July 27 at the Point After!

Point After Pub & Grille has a strong interest in supporting the various non-profit organizations in our community, so we have created our “Touchback Program” as a means to create...

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Free Bluegrass Concert July 10th

Pickin Up Speed a Bluegrass band, on Sunday July 10th at 1:30 at the Band Shell in Franklin's Legend Park. This Bluegrass band performs music in the style made popular...

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British Invasion 64 and Close Enuf Free Concert !

British Invasion 64 and Close Enuf will bring the music of the 60's 70's and 80's to Franklin's Band Shell in Legend Park on Sunday July 24th at 1:30....

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Community Watch

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Menomonee Falls baseball virtuoso Ty Weber and Big Ten Media Day Updated:  7/29

» Muskego gets a $500,000 state grant for Parkland Mall redevelopment Updated:  7/26

» New Berlin West baseball team exceeded expectations 7/25

» 2016 Waukesha County Fair coverage 7/22

» Social media story on the storms rolling through Milwaukee area 7/21

» Resources available to Waukesha County residents during extreme heat 7/21

» Muskego mixed-use project gets $500,000 state grant 7/20

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Wisconsin Badgers football, WIFCA All-Star game 7/20

» Time lapse: A tour of Big Muskego Lake shows hope, beauty reign in giant wetland 7/18

» #BestSummerEverNOW: Share your 2016 summer photos of you in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  7/18

» Live coverage: 2016 WIAA Summer Baseball Sectional Round Updated:  7/18

» NOW's user submitted stories, photos will be discontinued in early August 7/18

» New Berlin West baseball team drops heartbreaker to Greendale in regional final 7/17

» New Berlin Eisenhower baseball team falls to Cudahy in WIAA regional 7/17

» Muskego child enticement hearing for former West Bend official delayed Updated:  7/12

» Initial Reaction Podcast: WIAA state summer baseball tournament preview Updated:  7/12

» New Berlin bicyclist killed in collision with semitrailer truck in Pewaukee 7/12

» Questions must be answered before Muskego Youth Football can use park 7/11

» Muskego soccer parents, Kurth Park neighbors might be on same side 7/11

» Police ask charges against Muskego man suspected of embezzlement 7/11

» Dog park idea takes step backward in Muskego 7/11

» New Berlin Eisenhower baseball team wins twice in Woodland Conference tournament 7/10

» New Berlin West baseball wins Woodland Conference tournament 7/8

» Initial Reaction Podcast: JR talks Olympic Trials with two local track athletes 7/7

» Greenfield's Bella Matthias repeats as NOW Newspapers' 2016 All-Suburban Softball Player of the Year 7/6

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Waukesha County Fair


The 2016 Waukesha County Fair saw rain, scorching temps and tropical humidity throughout its five-day run. Check out our stories, photos and video from the fair, including coverage of the new pig, duck and goat races, the 50th annual Fairest of the Fair contest, as well as a ranking of the top food items.

Best Summer Ever


We've made it easy for you to get out and go this summer. From hitting the trails for a bike ride or walk, to where to find beer gardens in the area, to the best places to swim in Waukesha County to the best summer drinks and summer reads, check out our 2016 summer guide.