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In this week’s Standard Press…

In this week’s Standard Press…

      Since 1946 the volunteer members of the Burlington Rescue Squad have answered the bell when people are in medical crisis. Last year the non-profit service responded to 1,540 calls. That volume has placed a strain on the volunteers and has forced the organization to start preparing for the day […]

 
 

Special delivery: Krause smashes game-winner, Burlington edges Waterford in extras

Special delivery: Krause smashes game-winner, Burlington edges Waterford in extras

Burlington 4, Waterford 3 (8 innings)   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com An old adage in baseball says you’re only as good as that day’s starting pitcher. That’s normally the case for the Burlington Demons when junior ace lefty Trey Krause is on the mound. While he turned in another stellar […]

 
 

MARGARET M. MIHALYI

MARGARET M. MIHALYI

      Margaret M. Mihalyi, 90, of Burlington, passed away on May 10, 2018, at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center, Milwaukee. During her brief hospitalization, she was cheerful every time her family visited her. The staff had just finished singing Happy Birthday to her when she slipped away, suddenly and peacefully. […]

 
 

MARY JUNE KARCZEWSKI

MARY JUNE KARCZEWSKI

      Mary June Karczewski, age 87, of Kansasville, passed away peacefully at All Saints Hospital in Racine on May 10, 2018. Mary was born in Brighton, on Feb. 9, 1931, to the late Melvin and Adeline (nee Weber) Brenton. She spent her early life in Brighton and was a graduate […]

 
 

Huge Waterford victory bumps Burlington into first place

Huge Waterford victory bumps Burlington into first place

Demons find themselves in rare air   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com WATERFORD – The parents in the crowd Thursday at Waterford Union High School didn’t look like people should look when their team is losing 9-1. Instead, the Waterford softball fans, braving a brisk, 50-degree night and sitting on aluminum […]

 
 

Record breaker: Reindl continues dream season with another milestone

Record breaker: Reindl continues dream season with another milestone

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Haleigh Reindl set a school record in the 800-meter run and led the Waterford Union High School girls track & field team to a fourth-place finish May 4 in the Demon Invitational at Burlington High School. The Waterford boys finished seventh. The Wolverines competed […]

 
 

A burning desire to learn

A burning desire to learn

Live training exercise proves valuable for firefighters By Dan Truttschel Correspondent There’s a never-ending cycle of training that goes into being a firefighter. But the chance to hone their skills in as close to a real life situation as possible rarely presents itself. Until last week, that is, when dozens […]

 
 

JEAN MARIE MELVIN

JEAN MARIE MELVIN

      Jean Marie Melvin, loving wife, mother and grandmother, born April 4, 1958, passed away on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at the age of 60. She was married to her husband, Terry Melvin, for 34 years. She was very successful in her career and enjoyed her work as an Industrial […]

 
 

PAULETTE VELVA HULL

PAULETTE VELVA HULL

      Paulette Velva Hull, age 69, of Waterford, passed away at her residence May 8, 2018, with her loving husband by her side. Paulette was born in Richland Center on April 7, 1949, to Archie and Evelyn (nee Drake) Conkle. Paulette was employed as a machinist at EMC in Elkhorn, […]

 
 

Man, 21, dies in rollover crash

Man, 21, dies in rollover crash

A 21-year-old man died late Thursday after the car he was driving struck two utility poles and a rock before rolling over into a yard in the Town of Raymond, according to the Racine County Sheriff’s Department. The single-vehicle crash occurred shortly before 10:09 p.m. in the 3900 block of […]

 
 
 
 

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