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Burlington captures first ever boys state bowling title

Burlington captures first ever boys state bowling title

Demons rallied for comebacks to knock off some of the state’s best   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Most in bowling don’t call it a “bowling alley.” The preferred nomenclature is “house.” And the Burlington High School boys bowling team ruled the house March 1-2 in the Wisconsin High School […]

 
 

A humbling response

A humbling response

Shoe store raises nearly $14,000 for family of man who died in accident By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief Dave Schmalfeldt never had the pleasure of meeting Anthony Azarian. “I wish I would have known him,” Schmalfeldt said after hearing the many good things people had to say about the […]

 
 

In this week’s Standard Press…

In this week’s Standard Press…

      So what would you do to benefit a person you’ve never met? The owner and staff at Itzin’s Shoes in Burlington pledged 50 percent of the proceeds from sales on Saturday to benefit a fund set up for the children of Anthony Azarian, an area man who died in […]

 
 

BUW gymnastics nabs state runner-up in final year as original co-op

BUW gymnastics nabs state runner-up in final year as original co-op

Finishing strong   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com From 2011 to 2014, the BUW (Burlington-Badger-Wilmot-Union Grove-Williams Bay) gymnastics team was at the top of the state stage, placing second four straight years, including missing out on a state title by only .05 points in 2014. With the “Big Three” of Bailey […]

 
 

Leaving it all on the mat

Leaving it all on the mat

Wrestling team state: (3) Marshfield 39, (6) Burlington 26 Burlington battles in back-and-forth battle, but injuries too much to overcome   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com It was a season riddled with injuries for the Burlington wrestling squad. Despite that, the Demons still won the Southern Lakes Conference and enjoyed a […]

 
 

LYAL EDWARD DORRINGTON

LYAL EDWARD DORRINGTON

      Lyal Edward Dorrington, 91, of Baraboo, passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at Sauk County Health Care Center in Reedsburg. Lyal was born on Aug. 4, 1927, in Park Falls to Joseph and Anna (Poyer) Dorrington. He was married to Betty Berens for over 69 years. Lyal was […]

 
 

KAREN K. BRAUND

KAREN K. BRAUND

      Karen K. Braund, 64, of Rochester, passed away March 9, 2019, at Zilber Hospice Family House after fighting a three-year battle with bile duct cancer. Karen was born in Burlington to Lowell and Lillian Braund of Franksville. She retired after working for 35 years with the State of Wisconsin. […]

 
 

DELORES “DEE” UHEN

DELORES “DEE” UHEN

      Dolores “Dee” Uhen, 93, of Burlington, passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019 at Aurora Memorial Hospital of Burlington. Delores was born in Cogswell, N.D. on Nov. 26, 1925, to Lawrence and Therese (nee Fritscher) Kummeth. She spent her early life in Cogswell where she graduated from Cogswell High School. […]

 
 

HARRY N. GEBEL

HARRY N. GEBEL

      Harry N. Gebel, 74, of Almond, passed away on March 9, 2019 at home. He was born in Chicago on May 20, 1944 to the late Harry and Dorothy (Axen) Gebel. Harry was an avid fisherman. He loved to be out in nature. He worked in construction for many […]

 
 

Burlington hangs tough, but season ends at Elkhorn

Burlington hangs tough, but season ends at Elkhorn

WIAA Regional semifinal: (3) Elkhorn 62, (6) Burlington 51 Runkel, Turzenski lead way down low, but guard play too much   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com       The host Elks came out sluggish in potentially their last home game of the season March 1. Thanks to inside muscle from seventh-seeded Burlington’s […]

 
 
 
 

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