• STATE VOLLEYBALL CHAMPS: Meet the Burlington Demons
  • Shooting in Wheatland leaves one dead, another injured
  • A tribute to service
  • STATE VOLLEYBALL CHAMPS: Meet the Catholic Central Toppers
  • Murder plot shook community to its core
  • STATE VOLLEYBALL CHAMPS: Meet the Burlington Demons

    STATE VOLLEYBALL CHAMPS: Meet the Burlington Demons

    Jordann Huisinga, senior   Volleyball is: a sport that I am passionate about, and has given me so many unforgettable memories and sisters. We went back to back because: we are a group of hard working girls who know how to compete for what we want. Biggest fear? clowns What […]

  • Shooting in Wheatland leaves one dead, another injured

    Shooting in Wheatland leaves one dead, another injured

    Suspects, both of Racine, arrested at nearby restaurant By Jason Arndt Editor A home invasion in the Town of Wheatland turned deadly Thursday, when two suspects broke through a front door, and opened fire at the four residents inside. One of the four residents returned fire, which left the two […]

  • A tribute to service

    A tribute to service

    Speakers hail the sacrifices of military service By Jason Arndt Editor State Sen. Van Wanggaard’s father, a veteran of multiple conflicts, would be 101 years old today. Wanggaard, whose father, Herluf, died in 1997, reflected on his service as the keynote speaker of Monday’s Veterans Day service hosted by the […]

  • STATE VOLLEYBALL CHAMPS: Meet the Catholic Central Toppers

    STATE VOLLEYBALL CHAMPS: Meet the Catholic Central Toppers

      Katie Goethal, junior Favorite Movie: Charlie St. Cloud Favorite song: “20 min,” Lil Uzi Favorite athlete: Stephen Curry Volleyball is: An outlet from everyday life and my passion We won state because: never once during the whole season did we doubt our ability to achieve a state title. Every […]

  • Murder plot shook community to its core

    Murder plot shook community to its core

    Officials look back on incident that put Burlington in headlines around the world By Jason Arndt Editor Before sunrise 20 years ago, Mayor Jeannie Hefty remembered waking up to a phone call, which put the City of Burlington on the map for an unfortunate reason. Hefty, in her first tour […]

 

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STATE VOLLEYBALL CHAMPS: Meet the Burlington Demons

STATE VOLLEYBALL CHAMPS: Meet the Burlington Demons

Jordann Huisinga, senior   Volleyball is: a sport that I am passionate about, and has given me so many unforgettable memories and sisters. We went back to back because: we are a group of hard working girls who know how to compete for what we want. Biggest fear? clowns What […]

 
 

Shooting in Wheatland leaves one dead, another injured

Shooting in Wheatland leaves one dead, another injured

Suspects, both of Racine, arrested at nearby restaurant By Jason Arndt Editor A home invasion in the Town of Wheatland turned deadly Thursday, when two suspects broke through a front door, and opened fire at the four residents inside. One of the four residents returned fire, which left the two […]

 
 

A tribute to service

A tribute to service

Speakers hail the sacrifices of military service By Jason Arndt Editor State Sen. Van Wanggaard’s father, a veteran of multiple conflicts, would be 101 years old today. Wanggaard, whose father, Herluf, died in 1997, reflected on his service as the keynote speaker of Monday’s Veterans Day service hosted by the […]

 
 

STATE VOLLEYBALL CHAMPS: Meet the Catholic Central Toppers

STATE VOLLEYBALL CHAMPS: Meet the Catholic Central Toppers

  Katie Goethal, junior Favorite Movie: Charlie St. Cloud Favorite song: “20 min,” Lil Uzi Favorite athlete: Stephen Curry Volleyball is: An outlet from everyday life and my passion We won state because: never once during the whole season did we doubt our ability to achieve a state title. Every […]

 
 

Murder plot shook community to its core

Murder plot shook community to its core

Officials look back on incident that put Burlington in headlines around the world By Jason Arndt Editor Before sunrise 20 years ago, Mayor Jeannie Hefty remembered waking up to a phone call, which put the City of Burlington on the map for an unfortunate reason. Hefty, in her first tour […]

 
 

In this week’s Standard Press…

In this week’s Standard Press…

      It was 20 years ago Friday when a plot to kill staff and students and Burlington High School was discovered, sending shockwaves through the community and putting Burlington in headlines around the world. In the two decades since then, school shootings have become a tragically regular occurrence and have […]

 
 

BETTY JANE SCHUCKMAN

BETTY JANE SCHUCKMAN

      Betty Jane Schuckman, 90, of Burlington, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 at Pine Brook Pointe. She was born in Milwaukee on Feb. 28, 1928 to Albert and Susan (nee Henk) Kramer. She spent her early life in Milwaukee where she attended West Division High School. On Feb. 15, […]

 
 

WLLIAM HENRY MARCELL

WLLIAM HENRY MARCELL

      William Henry Marcell, 80, went to his heavenly home on Nov. 9, 2018, while holding his beautiful bride’s hand at their home Moorhead, Minn. He spent his last days surrounded by family, love and prayers. Sweet William was born in Chicago on Feb. 4, 1838 (as he liked to […]

 
 

BARRY LAWRENCE POCZEKAJ

BARRY LAWRENCE POCZEKAJ

      Barry Lawrence Poczekaj, 64, of Waterford, passed away peacefully in his sleep Nov. 7, 2018. Barry was born to Leonard and Ardis (nee Berendt) Poczekaj on Oct. 16, 1954 in Milwaukee. He was raised and attended school in the St. Francis and Wind Lake areas. Barry worked in the […]

 
 

Man charged with having sex with 13-year-old boy

Man charged with having sex with 13-year-old boy

A Burlington man charged with engaging in sex acts with a 13-year-old boy pleaded not guilty to multiple charges during an arraignment Nov. 1. Tyler L. Esposito, 19, was charged Oct. 24 in Racine County Circuit Court with four counts of second-degree sexual assault of a child younger than 16 […]

 
 
 
 

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