Author Archive: Ed Nadolski

Argument leads to strangling charge

An argument between two friends went bad quickly Sunday as one Burlington man was arrested for allegedly strangling another. Colten Ketchum, 22, was charged in Racine County Circuit Court Nov. 30 with felony strangulation and suffocation with domestic abuse assessments as well as a repeater clause. He is also facing […]

 
 

Parade will kick off weekend of holiday events

Parade will kick off weekend of holiday events

Several events planned as Christmas comes to Burlington By Jennifer Eisenbart Editor For Burlington’s new City Administrator Carina Walters, Friday’s Christmas parade will be her first. Coming from Lake Forrest, Ill., she’s more used to tree-lighting ceremonies. “I’m very excited,” Walters said. “It should be fun. I saw that chalet […]

 
 

Shining bright in the season of light

Shining bright in the season of light

Copies of the December edition of Spirit of Geneva Lakes magazine are available on newsstands throughout the area and online at spiritofgenevalakes.com. Inside you’ll find a list of holiday happenings and your guide to great holiday shopping in the Geneva Lakes area.

 
 

Flood warning issued along Fox River

After nearly two inches rain fell on western Kenosha County Thursday, the National Weather Service on Friday in Sullivan issued a flood warning for areas along the Fox River near New Munster. The Fox River, which was reportedly at 9-1/2 feet Friday morning, expects to a jump to 11 feet […]

 
 

Students say, ‘Thanks vets’

Students say, ‘Thanks vets’

Winkler Elementary School Principal Jacqueline Syens holds up cards that students made and later presented to local veterans during the school’s Veterans Day observance Wednesday. The cards thank the veterans for their service and sacrifice. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

An unprecedented bond

An unprecedented bond

Obregon held on $5 million, faces 32 charges including murder By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Andrew Obregon, 32, was ordered held on an unprecedented $5 million bond by the Kenosha County District Attorney’s Office Wednesday. Obregon, of Bristol, stands accused of 32 charges, including first-degree intentional homicide of Tywon Anderson […]

 
 

Not so Spooky City

Not so Spooky City

Fox River State Bank employee Geri Henningfield clowns around during “Minion Madness” at the bank Saturday as part of Burlington’s Spooky City events. Cold, wet weather put a damper on the festivities outside. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

County courthouse evacuated over bomb threat

County courthouse evacuated over bomb threat

The Racine County Courthouse has been evacuated and will remain closed until 1 p.m. Monday due to a bomb threat. The threat was made about 8:27 a.m. today and Racine County Sheriff’s officials responded by evacuating the building in downtown Racine, according to a news release issued by the Sheriff’s […]

 
 

Crash causes power outage at BHS

Crash causes power outage at BHS

A motor vehicle crash along Burlington’s bypass highway reportedly caused a power outage at Burlington High School Monday morning. Superintendent Peter Smet informed parents of the power outage in an automated telephone message shortly before 8 a.m. He said the school was using backup power generators where needed and classes […]

 
 

Man shot, killed by deputy

Man shot, killed by deputy

Sheriff said he pointed shotgun at two officers By Jason Arndt Staff Writer A 47-year-old Paddock Lake resident is dead following an officer-involved shooting Saturday. Darren Myron Fude, who reportedly pointed a shotgun at two of three Kenosha County Sheriff’s deputies at a residence in the 6100 block of 236th […]

 
 
 
 
 

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