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  • Boy drowns at Browns Lake
  • Catholic Central suffers rough start in quest for playoff return
  • Youth movement: Klug, Tully lead junior-heavy Burlington football squad
  • Three dead in shooting at drag strip
  • Low-interest flood damage loans now available

    Low-interest flood damage loans now available

    Outreach centers open in three area counties The U.S. Small Business Administration has opened disaster loan outreach centers in Racine, Kenosha and Walworth counties to help flood victims and businesses obtain information and apply for assistance. The Racine County outreach center opened Tuesday morning in Burlington at the Racine County […]

  • Boy drowns at Browns Lake

    Boy drowns at Browns Lake

    A 4-year-old boy from Racine drowned early Monday evening in Browns Lake in the Town of Burlington, according to the Racine County Sheriff’s Office. The boy, who was at Fischer Park with a caregiver and several other children – including his brother and sister, was reported missing at 5:28 p.m. […]

  • Catholic Central suffers rough start in quest for playoff return

    Catholic Central suffers rough start in quest for playoff return

    Toppers hoping for return to glory     By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Burlington Catholic Central head football coach Tom Aldrich rolled to his left Tuesday afternoon at the St. Mary’s practice field, loaded up and fired a spiral to a crossing Frank Koehnke. “I didn’t even get a chance to […]

  • Youth movement: Klug, Tully lead junior-heavy Burlington football squad

    Youth movement: Klug, Tully lead junior-heavy Burlington football squad

        By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com On Tuesday morning, Burlington football coach Steve Tenhagen’s pickup truck was parked next to the Burlington High School practice field, like it always is. But this season, it’s more than just a parked vehicle. Erected from the back is a stand with an iPad, […]

  • Three dead in shooting at drag strip

    Three dead in shooting at drag strip

    Authorities still searching for suspect in what may have been a gang-related shooting By Jason Arndt Staff Writer What started as an evening of fun at the Great Lakes Dragaway took a tragic turn Sunday when a gunman shot and killed three people at point-blank range, Kenosha County Sheriff David […]

 

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HILDEGARDE MARIE MARTIN

HILDEGARDE MARIE MARTIN

      Hildegarde “Gardie” Marie Martin, 86, passed away peacefully Sunday July 30, 2017, at The Springs at Wilsonville in Oregon with her daughter Julie at her side. She was born Jan. 23, 1931, in Burlington to Hieron and Hildegarde (nee Weinman) Block. She grew up on the family farm near […]

 
 

VERDELL W. BILLS

VERDELL W. BILLS

      Verdell W. Bills, 94, of Waterford, passed away peacefully at Angels Grace Hospice in Oconomowoc on Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017. She was born in Barrington, Ill. on May 3, 1923, to the late Joseph and Dorothy (nee. Nightingale) Wollar. She was a Barrington High School graduate. On June 11, […]

 
 

JOHN N. Du PLESSIS

JOHN N. Du PLESSIS

      John N. Du Plessis, 57, of Burlington, passed away suddenly on Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017. He was born Dec. 8, 1959, to Joseph “Nolan” and Sidonia “Toni” (nee Auer) Du Plessis in Chicago, Ill. His early life was spent in Burlington where he graduated from Burlington High School. On […]

 
 

BRANDAN FRANK LEE MEYER

BRANDAN FRANK LEE MEYER

      Brandan (Branches) Frank Lee Meyer of Burlington passed away in an ATV accident Wednesday Aug. 16, 2017, in the mountains of Weaverville, Calif. doing the very thing he loved. He was born Nov. 11, 1991, in Burlington to Cynthia Meyer (a.k.a. Mama Tried). He is survived by his […]

 
 

DONALD L. SNIDER

DONALD L. SNIDER

      Donald L. Snider, 86, of Lyons passed away Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, at St. Luke’s Medical Center. He was born Jan. 6, 1931, to Ernest and Susie (nee Wright) Snider in Fisk, Texas. His early life was spent in Texas where he attended school. On Nov. 29, 1958, he […]

 
 

Low-interest flood damage loans now available

Low-interest flood damage loans now available

Outreach centers open in three area counties The U.S. Small Business Administration has opened disaster loan outreach centers in Racine, Kenosha and Walworth counties to help flood victims and businesses obtain information and apply for assistance. The Racine County outreach center opened Tuesday morning in Burlington at the Racine County […]

 
 

Boy drowns at Browns Lake

Boy drowns at Browns Lake

A 4-year-old boy from Racine drowned early Monday evening in Browns Lake in the Town of Burlington, according to the Racine County Sheriff’s Office. The boy, who was at Fischer Park with a caregiver and several other children – including his brother and sister, was reported missing at 5:28 p.m. […]

 
 

Catholic Central suffers rough start in quest for playoff return

Catholic Central suffers rough start in quest for playoff return

Toppers hoping for return to glory     By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Burlington Catholic Central head football coach Tom Aldrich rolled to his left Tuesday afternoon at the St. Mary’s practice field, loaded up and fired a spiral to a crossing Frank Koehnke. “I didn’t even get a chance to […]

 
 

Youth movement: Klug, Tully lead junior-heavy Burlington football squad

Youth movement: Klug, Tully lead junior-heavy Burlington football squad

    By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com On Tuesday morning, Burlington football coach Steve Tenhagen’s pickup truck was parked next to the Burlington High School practice field, like it always is. But this season, it’s more than just a parked vehicle. Erected from the back is a stand with an iPad, […]

 
 

Learn to ski with the Aquaducks

The Browns Lake Aquaducks water ski show team will host a Learn to Ski Clinic on Monday, Aug. 21, for kids age 10 to 17. The clinic will run from 6 to 8 p.m. at Fischer Park on Browns Lake. No equipment or experience is needed. There is no entry […]

 
 
 
 

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