• Former gymnastics coach pleads guilty
  • Short-handed Burlington wrestling knocks off rival Waterford in thrilling dual
  • ALL-AREA VOLLEYBALL: 3 state champions highlight third annual squad
  • Ice Festival returns as state competition
  • Performing arts center plan proposed
  • Former gymnastics coach pleads guilty

    Former gymnastics coach pleads guilty

    Kivisto, of Wind Lake, accused of secretly recording girls A former Wind Lake Gymnastics Center owner and coach accepted plea bargain on charges of possessing child pornography and video recording children while using the bathroom at a hearing Monday in Racine County Circuit Court. James Kivisto, 50, of Wind Lake, […]

  • Short-handed Burlington wrestling knocks off rival Waterford in thrilling dual

    Short-handed Burlington wrestling knocks off rival Waterford in thrilling dual

    Demons step up to higher weight classes, finish strong   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – Normally, fans at a wrestling match hold their loudest applause for a pin fall or when their team wins. On Thursday night at Burlington High School, the crowd was losing it every few minutes, […]

  • ALL-AREA VOLLEYBALL: 3 state champions highlight third annual squad

    ALL-AREA VOLLEYBALL: 3 state champions highlight third annual squad

    City of Burlington lands 10 players on team, Mukwonago, East Troy earn top spots   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With the Christmas season approaching, it’s time to fill your hearts and minds with a stocking stuffer – the third annual Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area volleyball team. The super team features […]

  • Ice Festival returns as state competition

    Ice Festival returns as state competition

    Two days of activities slate for downtown this weekend By Jason Arndt Editor Unlike the first two years, when the City of Burlington held its Ice Festival for one day, the 2018 event opening this weekend raises the bar for the festival in the community. That improvement, according to Mayor […]

  • Performing arts center plan proposed

    Performing arts center plan proposed

    Facility would transform riverfront property By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief A local non-profit group is making plans to build a multi-venue performing arts center that would transform a prominent area of Burlington’s downtown along the Fox River into a year-round entertainment complex. The project, which is spearheaded by retired […]

 

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Former gymnastics coach pleads guilty

Former gymnastics coach pleads guilty

Kivisto, of Wind Lake, accused of secretly recording girls A former Wind Lake Gymnastics Center owner and coach accepted plea bargain on charges of possessing child pornography and video recording children while using the bathroom at a hearing Monday in Racine County Circuit Court. James Kivisto, 50, of Wind Lake, […]

 
 

Short-handed Burlington wrestling knocks off rival Waterford in thrilling dual

Short-handed Burlington wrestling knocks off rival Waterford in thrilling dual

Demons step up to higher weight classes, finish strong   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – Normally, fans at a wrestling match hold their loudest applause for a pin fall or when their team wins. On Thursday night at Burlington High School, the crowd was losing it every few minutes, […]

 
 

MILDRED L. MORGAN

MILDRED L. MORGAN

      Mildred L. Morgan, age 91, of Burlington passed away Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, at Geneva Lake Manor. She was born March 25, 1927 to Walter and Esther (nee Johnson) Gores in Manitowoc. Her early life was spent in Hamilton and Burlington. She graduated from Burlington High School. Mildred was […]

 
 

ALL-AREA VOLLEYBALL: 3 state champions highlight third annual squad

ALL-AREA VOLLEYBALL: 3 state champions highlight third annual squad

City of Burlington lands 10 players on team, Mukwonago, East Troy earn top spots   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With the Christmas season approaching, it’s time to fill your hearts and minds with a stocking stuffer – the third annual Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area volleyball team. The super team features […]

 
 

Ice Festival returns as state competition

Ice Festival returns as state competition

Two days of activities slate for downtown this weekend By Jason Arndt Editor Unlike the first two years, when the City of Burlington held its Ice Festival for one day, the 2018 event opening this weekend raises the bar for the festival in the community. That improvement, according to Mayor […]

 
 

JOAN M. YANNY

JOAN M. YANNY

      Joan M. Yanny age 90, of Milwaukee, formerly of Burlington, passed away peacefully on Dec. 9, 2018 at Jewish Home and Care Center in Milwaukee. Joan was born in Appleton, to the late Gerald and Lydia (nee Matheys) Van Ryzin. She spent her early life in Wauwatosa and was […]

 
 

JANICE E. RICHTER

JANICE E. RICHTER

      Janice E. Richter, 84, of Burlington, died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. She was born Feb. 7, 1934 in New Munster to Albert and Lillian (nee Schilz) Lois. She grew up in New Munster where she graduated from St. Alphonsus Grade School and St. Mary’s High School in Burlington. On […]

 
 

Performing arts center plan proposed

Performing arts center plan proposed

Facility would transform riverfront property By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief A local non-profit group is making plans to build a multi-venue performing arts center that would transform a prominent area of Burlington’s downtown along the Fox River into a year-round entertainment complex. The project, which is spearheaded by retired […]

 
 

In this week’s Standard Press…

In this week’s Standard Press…

A local non-profit group has plans to build a multi-venue performing arts center on a prominent piece of land in downtown Burlington. The details of that plan, how the group will pay for it and the potential it has to transform aesthetics and tourism in the community are presented in […]

 
 

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