Author Archive: Ed Nadolski

Union Grove grad comes home to run new weight room

Union Grove grad comes home to run new weight room

Clapper hopes to take UG athletics to higher level   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com UNION GROVE – The new weight room is ready to go for student-athletes and community members at Union Grove High School. Cody Clapper, a 2012 Bronco alum, is the new strength and conditioning coordinator, and he […]

 
 

Former Burlington standouts Wallace, Fitzpatrick shine on college stage

Former Burlington standouts Wallace, Fitzpatrick shine on college stage

Wallace caps banner track season   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com For the second straight year, Burlington High School graduate Megan Wallace is an All-American. After taking eighth at the NCAA Division 3 nationals as a freshman for UW-Eau Claire last year, Wallace recently took third overall. Competing in the Pentathlon, […]

 
 

Down at the station

Down at the station

    Club President Bob Lewis inspects a section of the track during the Tri-County Model Railroad Club’s open house March 16 at 1010 Vine Street in Union Grove. Founded in 1967, the Tri-County Model Train Club currently has 30 members building and maintaining the scenes on the model train […]

 
 

Riverside Park upgrades planned

Common Council approves improvement contracts By Jason Arndt Editor Improvements to Riverside Park are on the horizon after the Burlington Common Council approved two work orders with Ayres Associates at Tuesday’s meeting. The work orders allow Ayres Associates to assist the city with upgrading its Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan along […]

 
 

Strength in numbers: Burlington track hopes to contend thanks to record participation

Strength in numbers: Burlington track hopes to contend thanks to record participation

Webley looking for return to state   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com For the first time ever, the Burlington boys and girls track and field teams have cracked the century mark. And they’re not doing it with a whimper. In fact, a jaw-dropping record of 130 boys and girls are in […]

 
 

A four-pronged approach

Grove forms committees to plan stage project By Dave Fidlin Correspondent Residents throughout Union Grove are being asked to help the village with planning for the new entertainment stage project, though concerns over who would serve on specific committees were raised at a meeting this week. The Village Board on […]

 
 

Prosecutors levy a dozen drug charges against town man

Prosecutors levy a dozen drug charges against town man

Traffic stop leads to arrest of suspected dealer By Jason Arndt Editor A Town of Burlington man accused of a dozen drug offenses, including eight felonies, remained in jail on a $250,000 cash bond after his initial appearance in Racine County Circuit Court on Monday. David R. Hodgkins, 53, a […]

 
 

Dog rule changes move toward vote

Dog rule changes move toward vote

Council set to decide April whether to allow dogs in parks By Jason Arndt Editor Dog owners could be allowed to bring their animals to all City of Burlington parks, with specific restrictions, if the Common Council decides to move forward with the proposal at an April 3 meeting. The […]

 
 

Francois tabbed as next Waterford superintendent

Francois tabbed as next Waterford superintendent

Former WUHS teacher served as superintendent in Mineral Point Former Waterford High School math teacher and coach Luke Francois has been named the next superintendent of the Waterford Union High School Distirct. Francois, who spent seven years as superintendent and business manager in the Mineral Point School District and this […]

 
 

In this week’s Standard Press…

In this week’s Standard Press…

School District is on the verge of finding a replacement for soon-to-retire Superintendent Peter Smet. The district was poised on Wednesday to release the names of the three finalists for the position. The search for a new community educational leader is among the top stories in this week’s edition of […]

 
 
 
 
 

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