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  • Rescue Squad makes dissolution official
  • Coldest air this season to plunge Midwest into deep freeze
  • Village will pay to put police in high school
  • City OKs grant for PAC study
  • In this week’s Standard Press…

    In this week’s Standard Press…

          Each year, like a team of Christmas elves, students from the DRIVEN program at Burlington High School emerge from the classroom and commit acts of good in their community. From ringing bells at Salvation Army donation buckets to visiting a senior living facility for games of bingo, these students […]

  • Rescue Squad makes dissolution official

    Rescue Squad makes dissolution official

    Nonprofit organization formally votes to end service By Jason Arndt Editor Although dissolution was inevitable, the decision wasn’t easy for Burlington Rescue Squad Dec. 2, when the Rescue Squad, which includes the membership of the Burlington Rotary Club, formally voted on the decision effective Jan. 1. Burlington Rescue Squad, a […]

  • Coldest air this season to plunge Midwest into deep freeze

    Coldest air this season to plunge Midwest into deep freeze

    Cold will be dangerous for people and animals who are outside for long periods of time AccuWeather Global Weather Center – December 9, 2019 – An invasion of Arctic air will plunge temperatures to their lowest levels since last winter. This week’s deep freeze can come as a shock to […]

  • Village will pay to put police in high school

    Village will pay to put police in high school

    Recent school shooting spurs quick action by Waterford board By Dave Fidlin Correspondent It might have happened in an adjacent county, and in a larger community, but it still hit far too close to home. That was the sentiment of the Waterford Village Board this week, whose members on Dec. […]

  • City OKs grant for PAC study

    City OKs grant for PAC study

    Alderman urges colleagues to ‘dream big’ By Jason Arndt Editor A proposed multi-use Performing Arts Center along the Fox River is only a dream for the City of Burlington. But some Common Council members want to see if the dream can become a reality and approved a $10,000 revolving loan […]

 

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In this week’s Standard Press…

In this week’s Standard Press…

      Each year, like a team of Christmas elves, students from the DRIVEN program at Burlington High School emerge from the classroom and commit acts of good in their community. From ringing bells at Salvation Army donation buckets to visiting a senior living facility for games of bingo, these students […]

 
 

ROBERT A. PETERSEN

ROBERT A. PETERSEN

      Robert “Bob” A. Petersen, 74, of Burlington, passed away unexpectedly while at work on Dec. 7, 2019. Bob was born in Burlington on Oct. 26, 1945 to Raymond R. and Blanche G. (nee Baumgartner) Petersen. He graduated from Burlington High School, Class of 1963. On Nov. 29, 1996, in […]

 
 

DONNA MAE EISENMANN

DONNA MAE EISENMANN

      Donna Mae “Iron Woman” Eisenmann, 85, of Burlington, passed away Dec. 8, 2019 at Aurora Memorial Hospital in Burlington. Donna was born in Laona on July 25, 1934, to Francis Karl and Margaret (nee Betker) Lang. Her early life was spent in Laona on the family farm. On Sept. […]

 
 

SUSAN MARIE BERNDT HOLLEY

SUSAN MARIE BERNDT HOLLEY

      Susan Marie Berndt Holley, 62, of Burlington and formerly of Lake Geneva, passed away on Nov. 26, 2019, at her residence in Burlington. Susan was born on Oct. 22, 1957 to Merlin and Annette (Trimberger) Berndt. She was married to Douglas Holley. She graduated from Badger High School in […]

 
 

Rescue Squad makes dissolution official

Rescue Squad makes dissolution official

Nonprofit organization formally votes to end service By Jason Arndt Editor Although dissolution was inevitable, the decision wasn’t easy for Burlington Rescue Squad Dec. 2, when the Rescue Squad, which includes the membership of the Burlington Rotary Club, formally voted on the decision effective Jan. 1. Burlington Rescue Squad, a […]

 
 

Coldest air this season to plunge Midwest into deep freeze

Coldest air this season to plunge Midwest into deep freeze

Cold will be dangerous for people and animals who are outside for long periods of time AccuWeather Global Weather Center – December 9, 2019 – An invasion of Arctic air will plunge temperatures to their lowest levels since last winter. This week’s deep freeze can come as a shock to […]

 
 

ROBERT H. WOLLMER

ROBERT H. WOLLMER

Robert H. Wollmer, 86, of Kansasville, passed away Dec. 6, 2019, at Elder Care Cottages, Waterford. He was born Sept. 9, 1933 to the late Harold and Adeline (nee Mueller) Wollmer in West Allis. His early life was spent in Lake Denoon, West Allis and Kneeland. He graduated from Rochester […]

 
 

Village will pay to put police in high school

Village will pay to put police in high school

Recent school shooting spurs quick action by Waterford board By Dave Fidlin Correspondent It might have happened in an adjacent county, and in a larger community, but it still hit far too close to home. That was the sentiment of the Waterford Village Board this week, whose members on Dec. […]

 
 

City OKs grant for PAC study

City OKs grant for PAC study

Alderman urges colleagues to ‘dream big’ By Jason Arndt Editor A proposed multi-use Performing Arts Center along the Fox River is only a dream for the City of Burlington. But some Common Council members want to see if the dream can become a reality and approved a $10,000 revolving loan […]

 
 

SLN All-Area Football: Burlington, Waterford offensive players highlight annual squad

Tanner Keller makes a dash for the end zone in an early season Waterford win (File Photo/Standard Press).

By Chris Bennett Correspondent Welcome to the fourth annual Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area football team. This season marked many highlights, including Burlington, which came up short of reaching the WIAA Division 2 state championship game. While Waterford and Wilmot captured a share of the Southern Lakes Conference title, Burlington made […]

 
 
 
 

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