• Three dead in shooting at drag strip
  • Stuffing the bus for local students
  • Wet weather delays roundabout completion
  • Aquaducks win national title
  • ‘Soup’ brings the flavor: Burlington’s Campbell earns All-Area player of the year
  • Three dead in shooting at drag strip

    Three dead in shooting at drag strip

    Authorities still searching for suspect in what may have been a gang-related shooting By Jason Arndt Staff Writer What started as an evening of fun at the Great Lakes Dragaway took a tragic turn Sunday when a gunman shot and killed three people at point-blank range, Kenosha County Sheriff David […]

  • Stuffing the bus for local students

    Stuffing the bus for local students

    Bernard Peterson, a member of the Burlington Kiwanis Club, and his son, Finn, 4, collect donations of the school supplies for the clubs annual back-to-school drive at the Burlington Pick ‘n Save store Saturday. The supplies are distributed through Love Inc. to needy children throughout the area. (Photo by Ed […]

  • Wet weather delays roundabout completion

    Wet weather delays roundabout completion

    BASD doesn’t anticipate problems when classes begin By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief With construction slowed by the heavy rains of mid July the completion of the Highway 142-McCanna Parkway roundabout intersection will be several weeks later than anticipated. Officials with the state Department of Transportation had hoped to compete […]

  • Aquaducks win national title

    Aquaducks win national title

          The Browns Lake Aquaducks open their national championship performance last weekend in Tomahawk with a multi-tiered pyramid. The team captured first place in Division II National Water Ski Championship competition among a field of seven teams. See The Aug. 10 edition of the Burlington Standard Press for additional photos […]

  • ‘Soup’ brings the flavor: Burlington’s Campbell earns All-Area player of the year

    ‘Soup’ brings the flavor: Burlington’s Campbell earns All-Area player of the year

      SLN All-Area Baseball 2017   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com After a magical 2016 season that saw the Burlington Demons win their first state baseball championship, the pitching outlook was a huge question mark entering this season. Gone was 2016 All-Area Player of the Year Aaron Mutter and Wichita State […]

 

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Learn to ski with the Aquaducks

The Browns Lake Aquaducks water ski show team will host a Learn to Ski Clinic on Monday, Aug. 21, for kids age 10 to 17. The clinic will run from 6 to 8 p.m. at Fischer Park on Browns Lake. No equipment or experience is needed. There is no entry […]

 
 

MARY S. HANSON

MARY S. HANSON

      Mary S. Hanson, 71 of Elkhorn, passed away on Sunday, August 13, 2017, at her home in Elkhorn. She was born September 1, 1944, in Milwaukee, the daughter of the late Al and Madeline Kossel. Mary was united in marriage on April 17, 1971, to Robert “Bob” Hanson. Mary […]

 
 

State compiles case for disaster

Damage assessments are key to federal declaration By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief Officials with Wisconsin Emergency Management are in the process of compiling totals from the damage assessments they in early August in conjunction with officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. The joint assessment information will be used […]

 
 

JEFFERY S. DOYLE

JEFFERY S. DOYLE

      Jeffrey S. Doyle, 55, of Lyons, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017, at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Milwaukee. Born Aug. 23, 1961, in Milwaukee, he was the son of Thomas and Edith (nee Roth) Doyle. He spent his early life in East Troy and Lyons, […]

 
 

MARIE J. (TILLIE) RADUENZ

MARIE J. (TILLIE) RADUENZ

      Marie J. “Tillie” Raduenz, 52, of Burlington, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, at Vitas Inpatient Hospice Unit at Lutheran Home in Wauwatosa. Born in Burlington on Feb. 9, 1965, she was the daughter of Edward A. and Joan E. (nee Steffen) Raduenz. Tillie was a lifetime […]

 
 

Three dead in shooting at drag strip

Three dead in shooting at drag strip

Authorities still searching for suspect in what may have been a gang-related shooting By Jason Arndt Staff Writer What started as an evening of fun at the Great Lakes Dragaway took a tragic turn Sunday when a gunman shot and killed three people at point-blank range, Kenosha County Sheriff David […]

 
 

Village Board OK’s pumper tanker purchase

Chief says it comes at a good time for fire department By Dave Fidlin Correspondent Village of Waterford officials recently signed off on a hefty expenditure that will bring the local fire and rescue department’s vehicle fleet back up to full force. The Village Board on July 24 gave the […]

 
 

Board hears more school options from architect

BASD could decide on referendum question this month By Alex Johnson Correspondent Nicholas Kent of Plunkett-Raysich Architects presented more possible options for changes to Karcher Middle School and various elementary schools to the Burlington Area School District School Board of Education on Aug. 8. Offering a more in-depth look at […]

 
 

Stuffing the bus for local students

Stuffing the bus for local students

Bernard Peterson, a member of the Burlington Kiwanis Club, and his son, Finn, 4, collect donations of the school supplies for the clubs annual back-to-school drive at the Burlington Pick ‘n Save store Saturday. The supplies are distributed through Love Inc. to needy children throughout the area. (Photo by Ed […]

 
 

Wet weather delays roundabout completion

Wet weather delays roundabout completion

BASD doesn’t anticipate problems when classes begin By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief With construction slowed by the heavy rains of mid July the completion of the Highway 142-McCanna Parkway roundabout intersection will be several weeks later than anticipated. Officials with the state Department of Transportation had hoped to compete […]

 
 
 
 

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