• Waterford volleyball earns 1st conference championship since 2000
  • Burlington tennis goes down swinging at state
  • City Council set to vote on dispatching contract tonight
  • BREAKING: Waterford-Burlington highlights football playoffs, Lake Geneva, Wilmot earn tough draws
  • Burlington schools offer free breakfast
  • Waterford volleyball earns 1st conference championship since 2000

    Waterford volleyball earns 1st conference championship since 2000

    Burlington gains revenge, beating Wolverines in title match   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Under somewhat bizarre circumstances, the Southern Lakes Conference girls volleyball was over in record time Saturday at Elkhorn Area High School. Pouring rain engulfed the area, but inside the gym walls it only took the Burlington Demons […]

  • Burlington tennis goes down swinging at state

    Burlington tennis goes down swinging at state

    Doubles squads enjoyed strong seasons   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With elite state competition at the WIAA Division 1 Oconomowoc Sectional, it was going to be a steep uphill climb for anyone from the Burlington tennis squad to advance to the state tournament. No. 1 doubles team Grace Boyle and […]

  • City Council set to vote on dispatching contract tonight

    City Council set to vote on dispatching contract tonight

    Move would result in the loss of 5.5 local dispatching jobs The City of Burlington Common Council on Tuesday evening will consider approving a contract to join the Racine County Communications Center for dispatching of local police, fire and rescue services. The matter is on the agendas of both the […]

  • BREAKING: Waterford-Burlington highlights football playoffs, Lake Geneva, Wilmot earn tough draws

    BREAKING: Waterford-Burlington highlights football playoffs, Lake Geneva, Wilmot earn tough draws

    Waterford, Lake Geneva at home, Wilmot opens on road By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com ELKHORN – The Burlington football team took care of business Friday night. Their reward? A rematch with Southern Lakes Conference rival Waterford, roughly one month after the Wolverines came into Don Dalton Stadium at Burlington High School […]

  • Burlington schools offer free breakfast

    Burlington schools offer free breakfast

    Grab-and-go program is popular at BHS By Alex Johnson Correspondent This school year, the Burlington Area School District has begun serving free breakfast to all students in every grade level. Specifically, at Burlington High School, students have the option of receiving breakfast in the food line before school, or at […]

 

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Waterford volleyball earns 1st conference championship since 2000

Waterford volleyball earns 1st conference championship since 2000

Burlington gains revenge, beating Wolverines in title match   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Under somewhat bizarre circumstances, the Southern Lakes Conference girls volleyball was over in record time Saturday at Elkhorn Area High School. Pouring rain engulfed the area, but inside the gym walls it only took the Burlington Demons […]

 
 

PAULA JO HAMRIC

PAULA JO HAMRIC

Paula Jo Hamric, 61, of Vernon (Big Bend), passed away unexpectedly on Oct. 11, 2017, after a tenacious battle with MS. Paula was born Nov. 8, 1955, in Aberdeen, S.D. to Paul and Eunice (nee. Tucker) Sanders. Paula’s early life was spent in the Waterford- Burlington area and she graduated […]

 
 

LINDA LEE BUELOW

LINDA LEE BUELOW

Linda Lee Buelow, 74, of Manitowish Waters and North Port, Fl., passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Oct. 11, 2017, at Howard Young Medical center in Minocqua following a lengthy battle with ovarian cancer Linda was born in West Allis on July 23, 1943, to Frank B. and Dorothy […]

 
 

Burlington tennis goes down swinging at state

Burlington tennis goes down swinging at state

Doubles squads enjoyed strong seasons   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With elite state competition at the WIAA Division 1 Oconomowoc Sectional, it was going to be a steep uphill climb for anyone from the Burlington tennis squad to advance to the state tournament. No. 1 doubles team Grace Boyle and […]

 
 

City Council set to vote on dispatching contract tonight

City Council set to vote on dispatching contract tonight

Move would result in the loss of 5.5 local dispatching jobs The City of Burlington Common Council on Tuesday evening will consider approving a contract to join the Racine County Communications Center for dispatching of local police, fire and rescue services. The matter is on the agendas of both the […]

 
 

Plans to survey district residents on referendum options is still in limbo

By Alex Johnson Correspondent Whether the Burlington Area School District will proceed with a survey of district residents regarding options for a planned spring referendum remains in flux. School Board President Jim Bousman on Monday said the School Board had a clear “agreement” on the message going into the discussion […]

 
 

BREAKING: Waterford-Burlington highlights football playoffs, Lake Geneva, Wilmot earn tough draws

BREAKING: Waterford-Burlington highlights football playoffs, Lake Geneva, Wilmot earn tough draws

Waterford, Lake Geneva at home, Wilmot opens on road By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com ELKHORN – The Burlington football team took care of business Friday night. Their reward? A rematch with Southern Lakes Conference rival Waterford, roughly one month after the Wolverines came into Don Dalton Stadium at Burlington High School […]

 
 

Burlington schools offer free breakfast

Burlington schools offer free breakfast

Grab-and-go program is popular at BHS By Alex Johnson Correspondent This school year, the Burlington Area School District has begun serving free breakfast to all students in every grade level. Specifically, at Burlington High School, students have the option of receiving breakfast in the food line before school, or at […]

 
 

Union Grove volleyball girls enjoy strong week

Union Grove volleyball girls enjoy strong week

Ladies gear up for Saturday’s conference tournament   The Union Grove girls volleyball team had one of its best weeks of the season last week. After knocking off Elkhorn 3-0 Tuesday, Oct. 3, the Broncos had a strong showing at the Falcon Invitational, finishing third overall Saturday, Oct. 7. The […]

 
 

Butscher, Radobicky lead Waterford cross country to second place

Butscher, Radobicky lead Waterford cross country to second place

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent It was a day of seconds that worked out well for the Waterford Union High School cross country team Oct. 6 in their own Wolverine Invite at Waterford High School. The Wolverines compete Saturday at Lake Geneva Badger High School in the Southern Lakes […]

 
 
 
 

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