Burlington

Bomb squad gets a bang out of hand grenade

Adult son found it while cleaning father’s basement By Jennifer Eisenbart Staff Writer The City of Burlington police got an unusual report Tuesday morning. The son of a Burlington resident, cleaning out his father’s home Tuesday, found a World War II-era hand grenade in his father’s basement. The city police […]

 
 

Man arrested after taking drugs from local store

A man looking for drugs has been arrested in a theft at Pharmacy Station in Burlington Friday morning.

Charges expected in theft from Pharmacy Station By Jennifer Eisenbart Staff Writer City of Burlington police made a quick arrest Friday after Pharmacy Station on South Pine Street was robbed. The man, whose name is not being released pending formal filing of criminal charges, apparently walked into Pharmacy Station shortly […]

 
 

A life poured out in service

A life poured out in service

Grossman was devoted to his family, profession and community   By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief Tom Grossman got a lot out of his community, but certainly not as much as he put into it. However, you wouldn’t have known that by talking to him, according to the family members […]

 
 

City retains Lahner

City retains Lahner

But some criticize hefty raise administrator got to keep him from leaving   By Jennifer Eisenbart Staff writer The City of Burlington almost lost its grip on its City Administrator last week. After letting the city know he would be interviewing for the position of city administrator in Elk River, […]

 
 

Care for a little fish with your flick?

Care for a  little fish with  your flick?

Local theater now offers dinner and a movie option   By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief   The Plaza Theater in downtown Burlington will launch expanded food service this weekend with a new dinner and a movie promotion. The three-week-long promotion catches a ride on a growing trend in the […]

 
 

Done deal: Opponents go down swinging as School Board approves levy hike

Done deal: Opponents go down swinging as School Board approves levy hike

By Jennifer Eisenbart Staff writer Determined to be heard until the bitter end, at least one person who showed up at the Burlington Area School District School Board meeting Monday night was convinced none of the board members was listening. “You people were put there to vote the people’s will,” […]

 
 
 
 
 

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