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Marine store plan moves ahead

City, owner must resolve utility connection cost By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Contingent on a sewer connection agreement and some financial conditions, the City of Burlington Plan Commission approved conditional use permit and site plan application for a new marine store. The conditional use and site plan requests were withdrawn […]

 
 

Kayaker drowns on Geneva Lake

Kayaker drowns on Geneva Lake

A 22-year man drown and his companion was rescued Thursday evening when their kayaks overturned on Geneva Lake, according to the Lake Geneva Fire Department. The department was dispatched to the lake in an area just off shore of Covenant Harbor Bible Camp, 1724 W. Main St., at 6:27 p.m. […]

 
 

Singing about the Music Man

Singing about the Music Man

Jackie Giess (left), playing the role of Mrs. Paroo, and Max Carpenter, playing the role of Winthrop Paroo, perform in Yorkville School’s production of “The Music Man Jr.” The play was presented May 5 and 6 at Union Grove High School. See this week’s Westine Report for more photos from […]

 
 

River East work begins; it’s expected to wrap up in October

  By Dave Fidlin Correspondent Work on the Village of Waterford’s River East shoreline project along the Fox River has begun, and municipal officials say they have taken a series of steps to ensure residents, business owners and visitors are kept abreast of progress. Work on the extensive project began […]

 
 

Wheatland continues sex offender fight

Wheatland continues sex offender fight

Same residence involved in most recent proposal By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Unlike the first time, Kenosha County officials are ready to fight a proposed placement of two sexually violent offenders into a Town of Wheatland residence, where the Department of Health Services attempted to move two other offenders in […]

 
 

Defensive stalemate keeps Burlington, Union Grove in first-place tie

Defensive stalemate keeps Burlington, Union Grove in first-place tie

Defensive struggle pits experience against youth   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Out with the old, in with the new. Not so fast. No, the Burlington girls soccer squad, four-time defending Southern Lakes Conference champion, isn’t going anywhere. That’s the case, for now, but the Union Grove Broncos, albeit young and […]

 
 

LOIS M. SCHRANK

LOIS M. SCHRANK

      Lois Marie Schrank, 90, died peacefully May 10, 2017, at Linden Grove, Mukwonago. She was born in West Allis, on Oct. 22, 1926, to the late Joseph and Amanda Lotharius. At a young age, she had a passion for ice-skating. Her parents bought a cottage on the Fox River […]

 
 

Union Grove golf repeats as Racine County champs

Union Grove golf repeats as Racine County champs

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent For the second straight year, Union Grove’s boys golf team conquered Racine County. Union Grove repeated as Racine County Invitational champions with a tournament-best 341. That was 11 strokes better than Racine St. Catherine’s, who finished second overall Thursday, May 3 at Rivermoor Golf […]

 
 

Breaking news: Roundabout work will begin Monday

Breaking news: Roundabout work will begin Monday

Highway 142 overpass at McCanna Parkway will be removed By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief Work on the Highway 142 roundabout intersection with McCanna Parkway near Burlington High School will begin Monday, May 15, according to the state Department of Transportation. Drivers who use that stretch of highway can anticipate […]

 
 

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Burlington baseball wins 12th straight, McCourt stars with 6 goals

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Burlington baseball wins 12th straight, McCourt stars with 6 goals

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com The Burlington baseball squad, ranked No. 7 in the state in Division 1, kept things rolling Tuesday night and gained a game of cushion in the Southern Lakes Conference standings. Behind a complete game three-hitter from Zach Campbell (3-0), the Demons beat visiting Elkhorn 4-0 […]

 
 
 
 

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