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Village reviews plans for residential tract

Park Meadow would feature homes, two-family condos By Dave Fidlin Correspondent Village of Waterford officials are in the first stages of approving a residential development near the intersection of highways 83 and 20. The Village Board on Oct. 9 had a first reading of an ordinance that, as proposed, would […]

 
 

Dover supervisors censure chairman

Lena criticized for ‘unprofessional’ conduct in office By Dave Fidlin Correspondent The Town of Dover’s two supervisors this week called out the leader of the community for perceived unprofessional and unethical actions while conducting municipal business relating to repair of a truck. At a Town Board meeting Oct 9, Supervisors […]

 
 

City leaders honored for efforts during flood

County executive announces award with 2018 budget The City of Burlington’s top officials were honored Tuesday during Racine County Executive Jonathan Delagrave’s budget address for their leadership during the record flood that swamped the area in July. Delagrave presented his inaugural Community Impact Award to the city’s brain trust of […]

 
 

Burlington volleyball waxes Westosha, clinches share of conference championship

Burlington volleyball waxes Westosha, clinches share of conference championship

Burlington captures first SLC crown since 2014   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com PADDOCK LAKE – The torch has officially been passed in the Southern Lakes Conference for boys volleyball. On Thursday night, the visiting Burlington Demons knocked off reigning conference champion Westosha Central in four games behind strong passing and […]

 
 

Wolverine royalty

Wolverine royalty

The 2017 Waterford High School homecoming court is composed of (front, from left) queen Haleigh Reindl and king Patrick Goldammer; (middle row) Maddy Anderson and Richie LePine; and (back row) Miranda Meyers, Chris Estrada, Ethan Walkowski, Lexi Stock, Katy Gill, Dan Pankowski, Ashley Hancock and Vadim Muenter. The annual dance […]

 
 

WEEK 9 FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: It’s win or go home in Wilmot-Westosha clash

WEEK 9 FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: It’s win or go home in Wilmot-Westosha clash

SLC will send at least 4 teams to playoffs   It’s a bittersweet time of year. Friday night marks the final game of the regular season, so some area football teams will see their final action. But others will move on with eyes on the big prize – Camp Randall […]

 
 

Autumn Fest postponed by rainy forecast

Autumn Fest postponed by rainy forecast

Burlington’s new festival now slated for Oct. 21 The City of Burlington’s first Autumn Festival has been postponed a week by the threat of rainy weather on Saturday. The festival will now be held on Oct. 21. The event, which runs from noon to 5:30 p.m. at Wehmhoff Square in […]

 
 

Round and round they’ll go

New intersection opens near school campus By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief Traffic entering and leaving the Burlington High School-Gateway Technical College campus changed in a major way Thursday as a newly created roundabout intersection on Highway 142 at McCanna Parkway opened. The $4 million project, which began in mid […]

 
 

Big R store opens

Big R store opens

Retailer helps revive moribund shopping center By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief Big R opened its Burlington store – the first in Wisconsin – Wednesday morning and effectively injected new life into what had been a languishing shopping center. Big R Stores owner Joda Crabtree said Tuesday he believes area […]

 
 

Homecoming hijinks

Homecoming hijinks

Burlington High School student Haley Walesa chases Riley Nelson with a demon trident during Friday’s pep assembly in the school gym. The assembly capped a week of spirit-building activities and featured the crowing of this year’s homecoming king and queen, Shandon Walton and MaKenzie Swantz. See Thursday’s Burlington Standard Press for […]

 
 
 
 

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