Author Archive: Ed Nadolski

Easter egg hunt is Saturday at BHS

Easter egg hunt is Saturday at BHS

The eighth Annual DRIVEN Easter Egg Hunt will be held Saturday, March 28, at the at the Burlington High School athletic fields beginning at 10 a.m. Four different hunts by age category (ages 0-2, 3-5, 6-8. 9-11) will be offered. Several other activities, including face painting, coloring stations, and a […]

 
 

Out of Africa

Out of Africa

Members of the Burlington High School B*JAZZled Show Choir finish with a flourish at the conclusion of their African-inspired routine presented during the districtwide Sing-a-bration on March 17 in the BHS gymnasium. See the video posted below for a performance of fire-themed songs by the school’s A Capella Choir. (Photo […]

 
 

Early spring snow triggers crashes

Emergency crews were busy Monday morning as an early spring snow touched off a rash of vehicular incidents. According to local police and sheriff’s department radio transmissions, emergency responders were busiest in the period between 6 and 8 a.m. Among the radio dispatches during that period were: – Highway 20 […]

 
 

Spring Prairie man dies in early morning crash

Spring Prairie man dies in early morning crash

A 25-year-old Spring Prairie man died this morning when the truck he was driving crashed into a tree on South Road in the Town of Lyons. Earl J. Finke, the sole occupant of the 2005 Ford F250, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Walworth County Sheriff’s Department. […]

 
 

Couple have plans for indoor racetrack at hobby store

Couple have plans for indoor racetrack at hobby store

City planners OK permit for remote-control racers By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief A local couple’s attempt to make their hobby store a destination spot for remote-control car racers got a shot of nitro March 10 when the city’s Plan Commission approved a special permit that allows them to build […]

 
 

Website hampered by hosting problems

Website hampered by hosting problems

This website and several others operated by Southern Lakes Newspapers have been inaccessible from time to time over the past three days due to technical problems experienced by the company’s third-party hosting provider. We apologize for the site delays and have been assured by our hosting provider that the problem […]

 
 

With a unified goal on their minds

With a unified goal on their minds

After a difficult year, Rescue Squad and mayor put focus on future By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief After a tumultuous year that saw strained relations and drawn-out contract negotiations between the City of Burlington and the all-volunteer Burlington Rescue Squad, both sides are expressing optimism the situation is on […]

 
 

‘Annie’ gets her remake

‘Annie’ gets her remake

BHS puts fresh take on musical from the 1940s By Jennifer Eisenbart Editor As far as the drama department at Burlington High School goes, the 2014-15 school year is one of change. “This is kind of the first of a new era of musicals at BHS,” said Troy Everson, who […]

 
 

Walters gets the call

Walters gets the call

City agrees to hire its first female administrator By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief The City of Burlington has reached a verbal agreement to hire Lake Forest, Ill., Assistant City Manager Carina Walters to fill the city’s vacant administrator post. Walters is scheduled to be in Burlington Tuesday to sign […]

 
 

Model behavior

Model behavior

2014 Catholic Central High School graduates Maddie Joski (from left), Aryn Langley and Hailey Robran have some fun while participating in the school’s spring fashion show Feb. 28. The event raised $6,000 for the school. (Submitted photo by KK Photography)

 
 
 
 
 

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