• STATE BASEBALL: Big blast erases Grove’s title dreams
  • Friday parade to honor local theater programs
  • STATE BASEBALL: Grove advances to state championship with Antigo Thursday
  • Brewers blast wins local man a new car
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  • STATE BASEBALL: Big blast erases Grove’s title dreams

    STATE BASEBALL: Big blast erases Grove’s title dreams

    Antigo towering home run, big inning end Broncos’ season By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent Jake Zimmerman and his mix of slow curves, change ups and occasional fastballs had the Antigo lineup off balance all game. In fact, the Union Grove Bronco baseball team clung to a 3-2 lead with two outs […]

  • Friday parade to honor local theater programs

    Friday parade to honor local theater programs

    BHS, CCHS productions win state Jerry Awards The City of Burlington and Mayor Jeannie Hefty will honor members of the theater programs at Burlington and Catholic Central high schools Friday with a parade and recognition ceremony. Hefty said Tuesday the parade is planned to recognize the members of the respective […]

  • STATE BASEBALL: Grove advances to state championship with Antigo Thursday

    STATE BASEBALL: Grove advances to state championship with Antigo Thursday

    Early surge, Hansel’s arm paves the way The Union Grove High School baseball team is one win away from capturing a WIAA Division 2 state championship after the Broncos defeated McFarland 6-1 Thursday morning at Neinhaus Field near Appleton West High School. With the state semifinal victory, Union Grove plays […]

  • Brewers blast wins local man a new car

    Brewers blast wins local man a new car

    Retired school teacher is a long-time season ticket holder By Jason Arndt Editor Retired schoolteacher Mark Gruber, of Burlington, almost didn’t attend Sunday’s Milwaukee Brewers game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Gruber, however, is glad he did after a tape-measure home run by Brewers’ Mike Moustakas won him a new Toyota […]

  • In this week’s Standard Press…

    In this week’s Standard Press…

          Not only did a local man get to see his favorite team win a tight game over a division rival, but the home run that ultimately won the game also won him a new car. Mark Gruber, a retired teacher from the Burlington area, has quite the tale to […]

 

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STATE BASEBALL: Big blast erases Grove’s title dreams

STATE BASEBALL: Big blast erases Grove’s title dreams

Antigo towering home run, big inning end Broncos’ season By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent Jake Zimmerman and his mix of slow curves, change ups and occasional fastballs had the Antigo lineup off balance all game. In fact, the Union Grove Bronco baseball team clung to a 3-2 lead with two outs […]

 
 

Friday parade to honor local theater programs

Friday parade to honor local theater programs

BHS, CCHS productions win state Jerry Awards The City of Burlington and Mayor Jeannie Hefty will honor members of the theater programs at Burlington and Catholic Central high schools Friday with a parade and recognition ceremony. Hefty said Tuesday the parade is planned to recognize the members of the respective […]

 
 

STATE BASEBALL: Grove advances to state championship with Antigo Thursday

STATE BASEBALL: Grove advances to state championship with Antigo Thursday

Early surge, Hansel’s arm paves the way The Union Grove High School baseball team is one win away from capturing a WIAA Division 2 state championship after the Broncos defeated McFarland 6-1 Thursday morning at Neinhaus Field near Appleton West High School. With the state semifinal victory, Union Grove plays […]

 
 

JONATHAN ROBERT SCHWARTEN

JONATHAN ROBERT SCHWARTEN

      Jonathan Robert Schwarten, 62, of Burlington, passed away on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 in Burlington. She was born in Milwaukee on Feb. 15, 1957 to Gerald and Nancy (nee Pyatt) Schwarten. He spent his early life in Honey Lake and attended Burlington High School and Waukesha Area Technical College. […]

 
 

PATRICIA K. BAYER

PATRICIA K. BAYER

     Patricia K. Bayer, 79, of Burlington, passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at her home. She was born in Elkton, S.D. on April 28, 1940 to George and Helen (nee Howell) Heesch. She spent her early life in South Dakota where she graduated from Elkton High School. On April […]

 
 

Brewers blast wins local man a new car

Brewers blast wins local man a new car

Retired school teacher is a long-time season ticket holder By Jason Arndt Editor Retired schoolteacher Mark Gruber, of Burlington, almost didn’t attend Sunday’s Milwaukee Brewers game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Gruber, however, is glad he did after a tape-measure home run by Brewers’ Mike Moustakas won him a new Toyota […]

 
 

In this week’s Standard Press…

In this week’s Standard Press…

      Not only did a local man get to see his favorite team win a tight game over a division rival, but the home run that ultimately won the game also won him a new car. Mark Gruber, a retired teacher from the Burlington area, has quite the tale to […]

 
 

State baseball: High hopes get crushed in semifinal

State baseball: High hopes get crushed in semifinal

Turzenski suffers tough outing, Demon bats can’t get going By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent Everything seemed to be set up perfectly. In a WIAA Division 1 state semifinal Tuesday night at Neuroscience Group Field near Appleton, Burlington trotted out one of its aces, Trent Turzenski, while unranked Sun Prairie countered with […]

 
 

Demons bow out of state baseball tournament

Demons bow out of state baseball tournament

The Burlington Demons gave up five runs in the first two innings of their WIAA Division 1 state semifinal game against Sun Prairie Tuesday night and never recovered — bowing out of tournament with a 6-1 loss at Fox Cities Stadium in Grand Chute. Starting pitcher Trent Turzenski struggled in […]

 
 

A long time coming

A long time coming

Grove baseball team snaps long state tournament drought By Tim Wester Correspondent Union Grove High School’s state baseball tournament drought came to end last Tuesday at Carthage College. In two WIAA Division 2 sectional contests, the top-seeded Broncos opened with a 7-1 defeat of No. 1 Greendale and advanced to […]

 
 
 
 

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