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  • Casey’s eyes land in Rochester for convenience store
  • Area athletes earn Southern Lakes, Metro Classic all-conference
  • With honor and thanks
  • Burlington swimmers cap banner season at state
  • A veteran and a grandpa

    A veteran and a grandpa

    Matthew Von Bergen shares a moment with his grandpa, veteran Glen Von Bergen, during Yorkville School’s Veterans Day event on Nov. 10. The program gave students a chance to interview and honor local veterans and family members who served. 

  • Casey’s eyes land in Rochester for convenience store

    Casey’s eyes land in Rochester for convenience store

    Store and gas station eyed for site at highways 83 and 36 By Dave Fidlin Correspondent A gas station and convenience store could occupy a site in one of Rochester’s most high profile sites, but the property will have to be rezoned for plans to move forward. Clerk-treasurer Betty Novy […]

  • Area athletes earn Southern Lakes, Metro Classic all-conference

    Area athletes earn Southern Lakes, Metro Classic all-conference

      Southern Lakes Conference FOOTBALL First team Offense Player of the Year – Will Keller, Lake Geneva Badger, 12. QB: Nick Klug, Burlington, 12. RB: Will Keller, LGB, 12. Tanner Keller, Waterford, 10. WR: Nick Webley, BUR, 11. Jack Pettit, Union Grove, 12. Nic Frederick, Westosha Central, 12. TE: Joe […]

  • With honor and thanks

    With honor and thanks

    Members of the Burlington veterans rifle drill team stand at attention as drill team leader Bob Boulden plays Taps on an automated bugle Saturday during Burlington’s Veterans Day Ceremony at Veterans Terrace. The ceremony featured tributes to military service, an update on development of a permanent veterans memorial in Echo […]

  • Burlington swimmers cap banner season at state

    Burlington swimmers cap banner season at state

      By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent One of the better seasons in recent years for the Burlington Co-op girls high school swim team ended in a restaurant in Janesville. The Demons sent three swimmers to the WIAA Division 1 State Girls Swimming & Diving Championships Nov. 11 at the University […]

 

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A veteran and a grandpa

A veteran and a grandpa

Matthew Von Bergen shares a moment with his grandpa, veteran Glen Von Bergen, during Yorkville School’s Veterans Day event on Nov. 10. The program gave students a chance to interview and honor local veterans and family members who served. 

 
 

Casey’s eyes land in Rochester for convenience store

Casey’s eyes land in Rochester for convenience store

Store and gas station eyed for site at highways 83 and 36 By Dave Fidlin Correspondent A gas station and convenience store could occupy a site in one of Rochester’s most high profile sites, but the property will have to be rezoned for plans to move forward. Clerk-treasurer Betty Novy […]

 
 

Search for missing woman resumes

Search for missing woman resumes

The Racine County Sheriff’s Office resumed a search Nov. 6 for a Town of Dover woman who went missing in June. The office is continuing to investigate the disappearance of Lynn Rickard, 59, and has continued to investigate information received from the public. Rickard was reported missing from her Town […]

 
 

School Board still not set on survey options

Questions are key to setting 2018 referendum By Alex Johnson Correspondent Before it decides what building options will go to a referendum next year, the Burlington Area School District Board of Education must decide what options will make the cut when it comes to a survey of district residents. That […]

 
 

Area athletes earn Southern Lakes, Metro Classic all-conference

Area athletes earn Southern Lakes, Metro Classic all-conference

  Southern Lakes Conference FOOTBALL First team Offense Player of the Year – Will Keller, Lake Geneva Badger, 12. QB: Nick Klug, Burlington, 12. RB: Will Keller, LGB, 12. Tanner Keller, Waterford, 10. WR: Nick Webley, BUR, 11. Jack Pettit, Union Grove, 12. Nic Frederick, Westosha Central, 12. TE: Joe […]

 
 

Vandals shoot out car windows

Investigators from two departments are attempting to find the person or persons who shot out windows on nearly 50 vehicles Saturday night. The Racine County Sheriff’s Department reports that 32 vehicles were struck in the Village of Union Grove between 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. In the City of Burlington another […]

 
 

With honor and thanks

With honor and thanks

Members of the Burlington veterans rifle drill team stand at attention as drill team leader Bob Boulden plays Taps on an automated bugle Saturday during Burlington’s Veterans Day Ceremony at Veterans Terrace. The ceremony featured tributes to military service, an update on development of a permanent veterans memorial in Echo […]

 
 

Worker allegedly stole watch from 97-year-old at assisted living facility

A pretrial conference is scheduled for Jan. 19 for a Burlington woman charged with stealing from a resident at a Burlington assisted living facility. Elizabeth J. Reda, 20, was charged Oct. 16 in Racine County Circuit Court with felony theft against an elderly or disabled person. According to the criminal […]

 
 

Burlington swimmers cap banner season at state

Burlington swimmers cap banner season at state

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent One of the better seasons in recent years for the Burlington Co-op girls high school swim team ended in a restaurant in Janesville. The Demons sent three swimmers to the WIAA Division 1 State Girls Swimming & Diving Championships Nov. 11 at the University […]

 
 

GAGE ANDREW LINTON

GAGE ANDREW LINTON

      Gage Andrew Linton, age 6, of Burlington, passed away unexpectedly on Nov. 11, 2017. He was born March 7, 2011 to Marques Andrew Linton and Andrea Marie Tracy. Gage was a first grader at Van Buren Elementary School. He was an outgoing and independent boy who was loved by […]

 
 
 
 

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