Author Archive: Ed Nadolski

‘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)

 
 

Man arrested for suspected sexual assault of girl, 15

A 52-year-old Town of Dover man is being held in the Racine County Jail on suspicion of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl. The man, who is not named here pending formal charges, allegedly engaged in “inappropriate sexual activity” with the girl, according to a press release issued Friday by the […]

 
 

City administrator finalists named

List includes two internal candidates By Jennifer Eisenbart Editor While the list was evolving as of Tuesday night, seven finalists have been identified for the Burlington city administrator position. Two of the seven finalists are from out of state, while two others are internal candidates from current city staff. The […]

 
 

County Board joins Kenosha casino chorus

The Racine County Board on Tuesday passed a resolution in support of the Menominee Tribe's Hard Rock Casino.

Res 2014-113 Kenosha Casino The Racine County Board on a 17-1 vote Tuesday reiterated its support for a new $800 million casino to be built at the former Dairyland Greyhound Park in Kenosha. The County Board joins the chorus of state and local legislators who have urged Gov. Scott Walker […]

 
 

Woman dies in crash near Eagle Lake

Woman dies in crash near Eagle Lake

Speed and slippery road conditions appear to be factors in a head-on crash near Eagle Lake Tuesday morning that killed an area woman, according to the Racine County Sheriff’s office. The woman, whose name was not immediately released pending notification of relatives, was driving south on Highway 75 near McNamara […]

 
 

Video: Burlington Rotary Club Humanitarian Award winner Jack Berry

Here is a video tribute to the Burlington Rotary Club’s 2015 Humanitarian Award winner, Jack Berry. The video was produced by Win Media Inc. on behalf of the Rotary Club.

 
 

Intruder slashes man’s throat

Intruder slashes man’s throat

Complaint: He broke into Kansasville home with intent to kill A 28-year-old Kansasville man is facing attempted homicide charges after allegedly breaking into a Dover home with the intent of killing its occupants Saturday morning. Ronald E. Kaehne has been charged with two counts attempted first-degree intentional homicide, as well […]

 
 

Counseling staff available for students in wake of girl’s death

Counseling staff available for students in wake of girl’s death

Counselors will be available at Burlington High School today to assist students dealing with the loss of classmate Samantha Russell, who died in a vehicle crash on New Year’s Eve. In an email sent to parents of students at BHS, Principal Eric Burling said the school’s counseling staff will be […]

 
 
 
 
 

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