Author Archive: Ed Nadolski

Steppin’ out at a ‘Fairytale’ prom

Steppin’ out at a ‘Fairytale’ prom

Burlington High School celebrated it’s 2016 junior prom Saturday to the theme, “Tonight’s a Fairytale.” The evening featured a grand march — with introduction of the prom court and crowing of the king and queen — in the high school auditorium followed by dinner and dancing at Veteran’s Terrace. Corinne […]

 
 

Local clean sweep set for April 23

Local clean sweep set for April 23

Seven area communities are again teaming up to provide residents an opportunity to dispose of hazardous waste, appliances and medication. The annual clean sweep is set for Saturday, April 23, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the City of Burlington Public Works Facility, 2200 S. Pine St., Burlington. Unlike prior […]

 
 

Sheriff seeks help to ID suspect in thefts

Sheriff seeks help to ID suspect in thefts

The Racine County Sheriff’s Department on Tuesday afternoon released the following video of a suspect and a vehicle believed to be involved in the theft of money from coin boxes at the BP station in Kansasville. Anyone who recognizes the suspect or the vehicle is asked to call the Sheriff’s […]

 
 

High winds topple tree

High winds topple tree

Tuesday’s high winds – which exceeded 50 mph, according to the National Weather Service — toppled this tree across the driveway of a home at 203 Echo Dr., Burlington. There appeared to be no damage to the home itself. The winds were also blamed for temporarily knocking out Time Warner […]

 
 

Photo album: ‘Anything Goes’

Photo album: ‘Anything Goes’

The Burlington High School Drama Department debuts its production of “Anything Goes” on Friday, March 11. The six-show run continues through the next two weekends with 7 p.m. shows on Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. matinees on Sunday. Click here a photo album from the final dress rehearsal for […]

 
 

On thin ice

ATVs plunge into Eagle Lake; drivers escape without injury By Jennifer Eisenbart Editor Kansasville Fire Chief Scott Remer has a simple message for visitors to area lakes right now. Stay off the ice. It’s not safe. The latest example of unsafe ice came Sunday evening, as two ATV riders went […]

 
 

In this week’s Standard Press

In this week’s Standard Press

Pick up a copy of this week’s Burlington Standard Press for coverage of the Burlington Area School District’s decision to provide laptop computers to all students. Also on this week’s front page are stories about two men escaping tragedy when their ATVs plunged into Eagle Lake; changes for the local […]

 
 

Video: Wrestler’s father asks viewers to be the judge

Video: Wrestler’s father asks viewers to be the judge

Here is video from the Saturday’s regional match during which Burlington senior Josh Bird, a two-time state champion, was disqualified from the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association postseason tournament. Bird, who was wrestling for the first time in weeks due to torn ligaments in his knee, said in a separate story […]

 
 

Footbridges open at White River County Park

Footbridges open at White River County Park

Local foundations fund project that gives hikers access to both sides of river By Kellen Olshefski Staff Writer The recent completion of two new bridges at Walworth County’s White River County Park has opened up a whole new section of the park to visitors. The park, found just outside of […]

 
 

Village’s new development district looks to generate interest

By Dave Fidlin Correspondent After passing smoothly through a number of channels last year, the Village of Union Grove officially has a fifth tax-incremental financing district, or TID, on its books. Now comes a game of wait-and-see. “Everything (for TID No. 5) was approved late last year,” Village Clerk-Treasurer Jill […]

 
 
 
 
 

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