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Festival turns chocolate into green

Festival turns chocolate into green

ChocolateFest is a major fundraising engine for Burlington’s community groups By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief The festival that helped put Burlington on the map has helped fund the community’s service clubs and organizations for more than 30 years. “ChocolateFest is the conduit to get all the small groups together […]

 
 

TAMRA A. MENKEN

TAMRA A. MENKEN

      Tamra A. Menken, 45, Rochester, died unexpectedly May 23, 2017, at her home. She was born in Kenosha on Jan. 3, 1972, to Robert Lenczewski and Pamela (Grade) Whittier. She spent her early life in Kenosha where she graduated from Bradford High School. On Dec. 18, 1999, in St. […]

 
 

Union Grove’s Mauer, Zelinger capture conference championship

Union Grove’s Mauer, Zelinger capture conference championship

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Where would the Union Grove boys tennis team be without Nico Zelinger? It’s a question that Broncos’ coach Mike Brannen is thankful that he doesn’t have to answer. Zelinger came to the team this season as an exchange student from Germany and hasn’t missed […]

 
 

HAROLD W. MILLER

HAROLD W. MILLER

      Harold William Miller, 83, died May 21, 2017. He was born on Aug. 7, 1933, on the family farm in rural Hokah, to the late John P. and Emma (Lehman) Miller. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Marquette University. He was a Missionary of Sacred Heart M.S.C., and […]

 
 

Union Grove’s Chambers wins conference golf

Union Grove’s Chambers wins conference golf

Senior earns SLC player of year with season-high 69   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent And Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com In a Southern Lakes Conference golf season that saw Lake Geneva Badger overwhelm the competition, Union Grove senior golf Eric Chambers earned Southern Lakes Conference Player of the Year. Chambers, a […]

 
 

Waterford’s Reindl, Nicholls win SLC titles

  Waterford’s 400 meter relay team of Melina Behl, Lauren Muffick, Emma Karpinski and Maddie Bartol finished as conference champs at the Southern Lakes Conference meet in Burlington May 16 with a time of 51.60. Emily Nicholls finished as a conference champion in the 100 meter hurdles with a time […]

 
 

BRUCE HARJES

BRUCE HARJES

     Bruce Harjes, 89, Crosslake, Minn., died May 13, 2017, at home, after a short battle with cancer. He was born May 27, 1927, in Portland, Ore., to the late Martha and Fredrick Harjes. His family moved to the Nisswa, Minn., area where he resided with them throughout his […]

 
 

Pageant put on ice

Pageant put on ice

Lack of contestants cancels Miss ChocolateFest for 2017 By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief After 32 years of adding a little bit of sweetness to its namesake festival, the Miss Burlington Area ChocolateFest pageant does not appear on the schedule of events in 2017. This year’s pageant was officially cancelled […]

 
 

MARILYN J. KREBS-ZUBROD

MARILYN J. KREBS-ZUBROD

      Marilyn J. (Albrecht) Krebs-Zubrod, 77, Oregon, died May 20, 2017, at Agrace HospiceCare with family by her side. She was born in Burlington to the late Betsy Ross Stardy and Walter Albert Albrecht. She married Thomas Wilson Krebs on Feb. 14, 1959, in Waukesha. After Tom died, Marilyn married […]

 
 

NANCY JO BALL

NANCY JO BALL

      Nancy Jo Ball, (Gehrand), 80, died peacefully on May 16, 2017, at her Rochester home of 55 years. She was born March 26, 1937, in Union Grove, to the late Leslie and Sarah Gehrand. In addition to being raised and educated in Union Grove, it was there that she […]

 
 
 
 

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