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  • Six Burlington track stars advance to sectionals
  • Baseball, softball playoffs set: Burlington earns No. 1 seed, hosts sectional
 

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THURSDAY ROUNDUP: Burlington soccer edges Union Grove to secure fifth straight conference championship

THURSDAY ROUNDUP: Burlington soccer edges Union Grove to secure fifth straight conference championship

By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakenewspapers.com Over the last four seasons, the Burlington girls soccer squad hasn’t lost a match in Southern Lakes Conference action. You would have to go all the way back to May 2013 to find the last time the Demons lost in the SLC. There have been a […]

 
 

Klein, Burlington push past Oregon in playoff opener, face top seed Westosha Friday morning

Klein, Burlington push past Oregon in playoff opener, face top seed Westosha Friday morning

Junior pitcher shows grit, helps cause at plate   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com It took a couple of innings, but the Burlington varsity softball squad showed why the Southern Lakes Conference may be the best in the state Thursday evening in Oregon. The Lady Demons, seeded ninth in their WIAA […]

 
 

JOHN J. MALTBY JR.

JOHN J. MALTBY JR.

      John J. Maltby Jr., 93, Burlington, formerly Elkhorn, died May 25, 2017, at his home. He was born July 25, 1923, in Oak Park, Ill., to the late John Sr. and Helen (Baker) Maltby. He married Ruth E. Nickelson on March 9, 1946, in Elmhurst, Ill. He served in […]

 
 

This is ChocolateFest Country

This is ChocolateFest Country

All you need to know to enjoy Burlington’s biggest festival Get the full rundown on ChocolateFest including events, schedules and features in our annual special section. You can access the publication by clicking on the following link: ChocolateFest 2017  

 
 

Six Burlington track stars advance to sectionals

Six Burlington track stars advance to sectionals

  By Daniel Schoettler Sports Correspondent Seniors Emily Ustianowski, Leah Joslyn and Josh Insor helped pace the Burlington Demons track and field team at regionals on Monday in Lake Geneva as the Demons will send six to the sectional meet. Ustianowski and Joslyn finished first, while Insor finished second in […]

 
 

Baseball, softball playoffs set: Burlington earns No. 1 seed, hosts sectional

Baseball, softball playoffs set: Burlington earns No. 1 seed, hosts sectional

  It’s a great time to be a sports fan. There are the NHL and NBA playoffs, and the WIAA high school postseason is in full swing. Softball playoffs start this week, and baseball playoffs begin next week. It’s going to be a crazy time of driving across the area […]

 
 

Festival turns chocolate into green

Festival turns chocolate into green

ChocolateFest is a major fundraising engine for Burlington’s community groups By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief The festival that helped put Burlington on the map has helped fund the community’s service clubs and organizations for more than 30 years. “ChocolateFest is the conduit to get all the small groups together […]

 
 

TAMRA A. MENKEN

TAMRA A. MENKEN

      Tamra A. Menken, 45, Rochester, died unexpectedly May 23, 2017, at her home. She was born in Kenosha on Jan. 3, 1972, to Robert Lenczewski and Pamela (Grade) Whittier. She spent her early life in Kenosha where she graduated from Bradford High School. On Dec. 18, 1999, in St. […]

 
 

Union Grove’s Mauer, Zelinger capture conference championship

Union Grove’s Mauer, Zelinger capture conference championship

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Where would the Union Grove boys tennis team be without Nico Zelinger? It’s a question that Broncos’ coach Mike Brannen is thankful that he doesn’t have to answer. Zelinger came to the team this season as an exchange student from Germany and hasn’t missed […]

 
 

HAROLD W. MILLER

HAROLD W. MILLER

      Harold William Miller, 83, died May 21, 2017. He was born on Aug. 7, 1933, on the family farm in rural Hokah, to the late John P. and Emma (Lehman) Miller. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Marquette University. He was a Missionary of Sacred Heart M.S.C., and […]

 
 
 
 

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