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HERMAN “LEE” FREEMAN

HERMAN “LEE” FREEMAN

      Herman “Lee” Freeman, 69, of Burlington, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018. He was born in Logan County, W.Va. on April 1, 1948, to Joseph and Polly (nee Mahone) Freeman. He spent his early life in Logan County before moving to McHenry, Ill. at […]

 
 

JENNIFER C. SAWASKY

JENNIFER C. SAWASKY

      Jennifer C. Sawasky, age 45, of Cedarburg and formerly of Waterford, passed away Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at Aurora Medical Center, Grafton, surrounded by her family. Jenny was born in Racine on Oct. 28, 1972, to Richard T. and Elfrieda C. “Fritzie” (nee: Dallmann) Sawasky. Jenny was born with […]

 
 

Yorkville voters to decide on incorporation in April

Referendum largely in response to Foxconn-related development pressures By Dave Fidlin Correspondent The Town of Yorkville could become an incorporated community known as the Village of Yorkville this spring, depending on voter input. Yorkville’s three town supervisors on Jan. 2 voted unanimously in favor of a resolution that sets the […]

 
 

MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: The choice is Chapman

MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: The choice is Chapman

Two-sport star will play college baseball, also a rare football talent   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent In an age when many high school athletes are focusing on one sport, Waterford dual-sport athlete Aaron Chapman thumbs his nose at the new trend. Chapman’s dual-sport experience starts in the spring with […]

 
 

Frozen tushes – rising assets

Frozen tushes – rising assets

Shelley Massman (right) prepares to jump into icy Tichigan Lake on Jan. 1 for the Tush Dip, which raises money for the Tichigan Lake Fireworks for the Fourth of July. The event, organized by What About Linda’s, raised $6,774. Massman is credited with raising $5,000 of that total.

 
 

Rochester to act on rezoning linked to Casey’s proposal Monday

By Dave Fidlin Correspondent A Rochester panel last week backed a technical document that serves as a first step in the potential arrival of Casey’s General Store to a high-profile spot within the village. The Plan Commission on Jan. 3 recommended adopting a resolution that would incorporate changes into the […]

 
 

City’s growth plan takes shape

City’s growth plan takes shape

Residential parcels may be first in line for development By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief City of Burlington planners have staked the community’s future growth on a new plan that mixes industrial, commercial and residential development along the Highway 83 corridor on the city’s south side. City Administrator Carina Walters […]

 
 

Tornado ripped through area 10 years ago

Tornado ripped through area 10 years ago

Rare, but powerful, winter storm packed winds up to 160 mph By Jason Arndt Staff Writer While residents braved blustery subzero temperatures entering 2018, Western Kenosha County experienced an entirely different scenario 10 years ago, when an EF-3 tornado ripped through the Town of Wheatland and surrounding areas. The tornado, […]

 
 

BREAKING: Burlington leading scorer, Winona State commit Klug out for season

BREAKING: Burlington leading scorer, Winona State commit Klug out for season

Nagging injury turns out more serious, Burlington must change offense   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – According to Burlington head varsity basketball coach Steve Berezowitz, senior point guard Nick Klug will miss the remaining two months of the season due to injury. Klug, a Division 2 Winona State University […]

 
 

COACH OF THE YEAR: Milwaukee native Domagalski stresses family, friendship

COACH OF THE YEAR: Milwaukee native Domagalski stresses family, friendship

Lady Broncos on pace for fourth consecutive SLC crown   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Growing up on Milwaukee’s south side, Rob Domagalski fondly remembers the historical architecture of St. Stanislaw church and the famous Allen Bradley clock tower. Now in his 18th year as a teacher and girls basketball […]

 
 
 
 

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