Author Archive: Ed Nadolski

Man found dead in submerged car

Man found dead in submerged car

A towing company prepares to pull a vehicle found submerged in a Town of Brighton marsh Saturday. (Photo by Jason Arndt) Authorities believe he is missing Racine County man By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Although positive identification has not be released, authorities say they believe a man reported missing in […]

 
 

Pedestrian killed on Interstate 94

Pedestrian killed on Interstate 94

Details on victim’s identity pending By Jason Arndt Staff Writer According to the Wisconsin State Patrol, a 36-year-old pedestrian was struck and killed in a single vehicle crash Thursday morning on Interstate 94 near Highway 158. The crash reportedly happened when a 2007 Acura SUV driven by a 30-year-old Milwaukee […]

 
 

Autumn’s artistry

Autumn’s artistry

Autumn’s palette of color – shrill oranges, mellow yellows, and soothing browns – splashed across the countryside via a brush wielded by Mother Nature are as impressive as they are fleeting in this scene from the Town of Spring Prairie in Walworth County. (Photo by Ed Nadolski)

 
 

A Danish invasion

A Danish invasion

      Burlington High School junior Claire Turke (left) welcomes Danish exchange student Annika Grabgaard Olson to Burlington on Oct. 5. The Turks were among a group of BHS students and their families who hosted 27 students and two teachers from Roskilde, Denmark, for a whirlwind four-day visit. The visitors attended […]

 
 

First information session for city pool proposal is tonight

First information session for city pool proposal is tonight

Officials to present costs, concepts prior to Nov. 8 referendum The City of Burlington and the Burlington Community Pool Board will host a public information session Wednesday, Oct. 5, regarding the new pool proposal that is subject of a Nov. 8 advisory referendum. The session will run from 6 to […]

 
 

Picture perfect

Picture perfect

Carlin Russell, of the Spring Prairie 4-H Club, poses for a photo with her trophies for best in breed polish rabbit and Champion Senior Pet without costume at the Walworth County Fair in Elkhorn last week. The annual fair ran through the Labor Day weekend. (Photo by Tim Gumz)

 
 

Smet flips for pool party

Smet flips for pool party

Going… Burlington Area School District Superintendent Peter Smet launches into a well-executed back flip Saturday night at the Party at the Pool hosted by the Burlington Community Pool Board. Smet agreed to get wet as part of a fundraising challenge. This year’s amount exceed by a few dollars the $600 […]

 
 

Recent Wheatland School grad dies in motocross crash

Recent Wheatland School grad dies in motocross crash

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Nicole Lootans would be starting her freshman year at Westosha Central High School Thursday. But, a tragic motocross accident Sunday in Rockford took the opportunity away from her, according to the Rockford Register-Star. The Register-Star reports the 14-year-old was unresponsive when family members found her […]

 
 

CCHS football preview: New-look Toppers begin new era

Team must replace majority of offensive production with low numbers By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor The odds are stacked against the 2016 Catholic Central varsity football team. Numbers are around 28 or 29 athletes, as opposed to totals in the mid-30s last year and 40s a few years ago. Gone […]

 
 

BHS football preview: Strong in the trenches

BHS football preview: Strong in the trenches

Third-year coach Tenhagen predicts Demons to win SLC By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Former Burlington High School standout wide receiver Steve Tenhagen returned to his alma mater as head coach in 2014 and has posted back-to-back winning seasons. While both regular seasons ended with a 5-4 record, it meant a […]

 
 
 
 
 

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