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Breaking news: Roaster fire at Nestle brings in outside help

  The City of Burlington Fire Department was dealing with a roaster fire at Nestle in Burlington. A Mutual Aid Box Alarm System call went out for additional help around 9:30 a.m., according to the Walworth County Scanner Facebook page. Rochester, Kansasville, Lake Geneva, Twin Lakes, Waterford and Lyons were […]

 
 

Officials can’t reach consensus on parking enforcement

By Jennifer Eisenbart Editor Round and round and round it goes. Where the discussion on parking in the City of Burlington stops? No one knows. A parking study for the city’s downtown area was completed late last year, and as has been the case in the last few years, what […]

 
 

Gone fishing

Gone fishing

Seagulls patrolling along the Fox River Wednesday found the pickings good, as they scooped fresh fish out of the river. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

Westosha Central dismisses girls volleyball coach

Westosha Central dismisses girls volleyball coach

  By Jason Arndt jarndt@southernlakesnewspapers.com Westosha Central High School looks to be headed in a new direction with a new head girls volleyball coach, following the dismissal of coach Charlie Berg, who served the school for 40 years. Berg started his career as a freshman coach and eventually moved up […]

 
 

Enjoying the snow

Enjoying the snow

Lily Geyso takes a trip down a hill near Cross Lutheran Church Sunday during the weekend snowstorm. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

Late surge pushes Waterford wrestling past Burlington

Late surge pushes Waterford wrestling past Burlington

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With a wealth of experience and talent, the Waterford varsity wrestling team has lofty goals for this season, namely a conference title and success at the state tournament. A younger Burlington squad is still trying to figure out its identity, but the Demons showed fight […]

 
 

Ringing the bells

Ringing the bells

Students from the Burlington High School DRIVEN program were out Friday collecting donations for Love Inc. at various area stores. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

Here’s the gingerbread man

Here’s the gingerbread man

City of Burlington Director of Public Works Jim Bergles made an appearance at Burlington’s Christmas Parade Friday night. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

Scenes for the season

Scenes for the season

      Catholic Central High School student Cora Hulsey puts the finishing touches on a snowman in the window of the downtown Burlington businesses Monday. The window decorations were put in place in anticipation of Friday’s Christmas parade. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

Burlington girls basketball hoping to take next step

Burlington girls basketball hoping to take next step

Burling leading experienced bunch   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The time may be now for the Burlington girls varsity basketball team. With an experienced core of returning players, Mary Parker’s squad is looking to compete with the best competition in the Southern Lakes Conference. Junior guard Jessa Burling, a first […]

 
 
 
 
 

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