• BASD advances anti-racism policy
  • Your chance to ‘Lend a Hand’
  • Relay team sets school record at state
  • Local leaders have not issued orders to replace those struck down by the Wisconsin Supreme Court Tuesday concerning the spread of the coronavirus, pictured above.
  • Village tax to remain stable
  • BASD advances anti-racism policy

    BASD advances anti-racism policy

    But coalition says it will continue to protest until a mutually agreeable policy is proposed By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The Burlington Area School District, which has been scarred by racial-charged incidents in recent months, advanced a proposed anti-racism policy Nov. 16 with possible final adoption tentatively scheduled for a […]

  • Your chance to ‘Lend a Hand’

    Your chance to ‘Lend a Hand’

    Drive will provide newspapers for nursing home residents While most people have grown tired of restrictions on everyday life caused by the coronavirus, residents in extended care and nursing facilities are bearing the brunt of the pandemic. Considered high-risk for COVID-19 and separated from loved ones and other visitors, those […]

  • Relay team sets school record at state

    Relay team sets school record at state

    Swimmers cap season with strong effort in Division 1 meet By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Burlington Co-op girls high school swim team set a team record in a relay and finished 14th Nov. 14 in the WIAA Division 1 state swim meet at Waukesha South High School. Burlington Co-op is […]

  • Local leaders have not issued orders to replace those struck down by the Wisconsin Supreme Court Tuesday concerning the spread of the coronavirus, pictured above.

    Burlington to close city buildings to public

    Move is in response to surge in coronavirus cases Reacting to the surge of COVID-19 cases in the area, the City of Burlington will close its buildings to the public beginning Monday, Nov. 23. The order includes City Hall, the public works facility, wastewater treatment plant and the fire station, […]

  • Village tax to remain stable

    Village tax to remain stable

    Budget forecasts slight increase in property tax rate By Dave Fidlin Correspondent After months of behind-the-scenes planning, the wraps have been taken off the Village of Waterford’s proposed 2021 budget, which includes a 0.09 percent decrease in the property tax levy and a 0.8 percent increase in the mill rate. […]

 

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RUTH E. GILLMORE

RUTH E. GILLMORE

      Ruth E. Gillmore passed away Friday, November 20, 2020 at Bethel Home and Services Nursing Home in Viroqua. Ruth was born Dec. 31, 1926 to Orville (Ray) and Ellen (nee Rasmussen) Winfield in Kenosha County. She graduated from Antioch Township High School in 1945. Ruth married Warren Gillmore on […]

 
 

FREDERICK L. VON ALVEN

FREDERICK L. VON ALVEN

      Frederick L. Von Alven, 88, of Lyons, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020 at his home. Frederick was born in Grant Park, Ill. on March 26, 1932, to Harry and Merle (nee Selk) Von Alven. His early life was spent in Beecher, Ill. where he graduated from Beecher Grade […]

 
 

ELAINE C. LUHN

ELAINE C. LUHN

Elaine C. Luhn, 84, died on Oct. 27, 2020, in Salt Lake City, Utah. She was born on Sept. 30, 1936, in New Munster, to Clemens T. and Frances A. (Brever) Lois. Elaine married James T. Luhn on Aug. 31, 1957. She grew up as a farmer’s daughter and married […]

 
 

BASD advances anti-racism policy

BASD advances anti-racism policy

But coalition says it will continue to protest until a mutually agreeable policy is proposed By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The Burlington Area School District, which has been scarred by racial-charged incidents in recent months, advanced a proposed anti-racism policy Nov. 16 with possible final adoption tentatively scheduled for a […]

 
 

Your chance to ‘Lend a Hand’

Your chance to ‘Lend a Hand’

Drive will provide newspapers for nursing home residents While most people have grown tired of restrictions on everyday life caused by the coronavirus, residents in extended care and nursing facilities are bearing the brunt of the pandemic. Considered high-risk for COVID-19 and separated from loved ones and other visitors, those […]

 
 

Relay team sets school record at state

Relay team sets school record at state

Swimmers cap season with strong effort in Division 1 meet By Chris Bennett Correspondent The Burlington Co-op girls high school swim team set a team record in a relay and finished 14th Nov. 14 in the WIAA Division 1 state swim meet at Waukesha South High School. Burlington Co-op is […]

 
 

Burlington to close city buildings to public

Local leaders have not issued orders to replace those struck down by the Wisconsin Supreme Court Tuesday concerning the spread of the coronavirus, pictured above.

Move is in response to surge in coronavirus cases Reacting to the surge of COVID-19 cases in the area, the City of Burlington will close its buildings to the public beginning Monday, Nov. 23. The order includes City Hall, the public works facility, wastewater treatment plant and the fire station, […]

 
 

Village tax to remain stable

Village tax to remain stable

Budget forecasts slight increase in property tax rate By Dave Fidlin Correspondent After months of behind-the-scenes planning, the wraps have been taken off the Village of Waterford’s proposed 2021 budget, which includes a 0.09 percent decrease in the property tax levy and a 0.8 percent increase in the mill rate. […]

 
 

Man arrested after rolling his car

Man arrested after rolling his car

A Union Grove man was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving after a rollover crash in the 1300 block of Vine Street just past midnight on Nov. 9. Anthony G. Skokut, 28, was arrested for first-time drunken driving and received multiple traffic citations before being transported to the Racine County […]

 
 

A welcome addition

A welcome addition

Officials with the Waterford Graded School District on Nov. 9 officially dedicated the recently completed addition and upgrades to Fox River Middle School with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The 60,000-square-foot addition includes kitchen, commons (pictured), gymnasium, eighth grade wing, and art and music suite. The renovation of the existing building […]

 
 
 
 

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