Friday, October 20th, 2017

Owen Robinson has been following the issues and candidates in the upcoming West Bend School District election, and discovers there’s a lot of talk about what is not at issue. I think it’s a manufactured controversy by some zealots on the Left who are looking for an issue to oppose some specific candidates. As I […]

The West Bend library board is meeting tomorrow night to decide whether to hire their own attorney to fight open records requests. The extremely short notice is troubling. On the agenda is to hire an outside attorney – someone other than the city attorney – to represent the Library Board. The reason is because some […]

West Bend Aldermen voted against confirmation of the re-appointments of the libary board members after their “stonewalling” over keeping sexually graphic material in the library’s youth section. The vote against approval was 5-3. Alderman Vrana began the conversation stating his disappointment in the library board’s handling of the issues concerning inappropriate materials in the youth […]

Blogger Owen Robinson decided to risk his innocent ears to attend the meeting about the controversial “Young Adult” books at the West Bend Library. I admit that I’ve been a bit tepid on this issue, but I’m off the fence now. Basically, there are a bunch of books in the 11-17 year-old section that have […]

In about 20 minutes, residents of West Bend will be meeting to discuss the appropriateness of some of the books in the library. The meeting will be in the school gym at Silverbrook Middle School at 6:30 p.m. Parents are asked not to bring their children because of the nature of the discussion. The meeting […]