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Taking the capitol by storm

Taking the capitol by storm

Members of the Burlington High School orchestra stop for a photo with their teacher, Laura Gordon (second from right) and Speaker of the Assembly Robin Vos (right) Tuesday before performing at the state’s centennial kickoff event. (Submitted photo)

 
 

Filling the empty spaces

Filling the empty spaces

Erin Torpy (left) and Cece Donegan work on a steaming mug of hot cocoa. Adults and fourth through eighth grade students gathered in the Dyer Intermediate School cafeteria Tuesday to make large pieces of art for empty downtown storefronts. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

Getting ready to fly

Getting ready to fly

Members of the Colby Coalition show choir tell the story of Amelia Earhart during their performance Saturday at the Chocolate City Show Choir Showcase. Finals will begin at about 7 p.m. tonight. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

Rampulla, Union Grove fight off late Waterford rally

Rampulla, Union Grove fight off late Waterford rally

Freshman’s late basket leads to victory     By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com WATERFORD – The Union Grove-Waterford rivalry is alive and well. With 28 seconds remaining in a Southern Lakes Conference showdown Friday night at Waterford Union High School, Waterford senior guard took a simple pass at the top of […]

 
 

Green Bay Packers weather actual Frozen Tundra of Lambeau Field

Green Bay Packers weather actual Frozen Tundra of Lambeau Field

    The Facebook post on my feed Saturday morning read something like this: “For sale: 2 tickets to Sunday’s Packer game. Row 5 – Row 5! – about the 30-yard line behind Packers’ bench. Selling for face value: $145 each. Yes, that’s a ton of money, and yes, it’s […]

 
 

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)

 
 
 
 
 

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