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LAURETTA H. MACK

LAURETTA H. MACK

      Lauretta H. Mack, 89, of Burlington, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her friends, on Wednesday, Apr. 4, 2018, at Aurora Burlington Memorial Hospital. She was born Oct. 1, 1928, to Fredrick and Margaret (nee Roberts) Hoffman in Chicago. She was lived in Chicago until moving to Wilmot at the […]

 
 

Village considering bridge design elements in preparation for 83-20 work

By Dave Fidlin Correspondent Behind-the-scenes planning on next year’s long-discussed reconstruction of highways 83 and 20 in the Village of Waterford is near the end of the road. Village officials continue to work with the state Department of Transportation on several granular details, including the appearance of the bridge going […]

 
 

City gets $100,000 in settlement of trash contract dispute

By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief The City of Burlington will receive a $100,000 settlement from its former trash and recycling collection contractor as part of an out-of-court settlement approved by the Common Council March 20. The city sued Advanced Disposal Services Solid Waste Midwest – formerly known as Veolia […]

 
 

A place to be one with nature

A place to be one with nature

Officials at Bong to break ground on outdoor classroom By Dan Truttschel Correspondent It’s been 10 years in the making, but staff and volunteers with the Richard Bong State Recreation Area can almost see the light at the end of the tunnel. And next week, they’ll see shovels go into […]

 
 

SEASON PREVIEW: Catholic Central soccer features youth movement

SEASON PREVIEW: Catholic Central soccer features youth movement

Major overhaul: Lady Toppers must replace six seniors   By Dana Ehrmann Sports Correspondent For the Catholic Central girls soccer team, last year’s newbies are this year’s seasoned veterans. The Lady Toppers lost six graduating seniors after last season, and this season have added six new players, three of whom […]

 
 

Top heavy: Ludwig leads Burlington tennis squad loaded at 1’s

Top heavy: Ludwig leads Burlington tennis squad loaded at 1’s

    By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Coming off an average season, longtime Burlington boys tennis coach Ken Savaglia is hoping for a few more wins this spring. If the Demons are going to sniff anywhere near the top of the SLC, senior leaders Jacob Ludwig and Andrew Zeman will be […]

 
 

Longtime assistant coach takes over Union Grove baseball

Longtime assistant coach takes over Union Grove baseball

Broncos squad loaded with pitching   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent A deep pitching staff makes life easier for any baseball coach. Especially for first-year Union Grove baseball coach Nathan Meyer. Meyer was named the Bronco coach last fall after veteran coach Michael Arendt stepped down to take the Athletic […]

 
 

SEASON PREVIEW: Waterford baseball loses seniors, but optimism rules

SEASON PREVIEW: Waterford baseball loses seniors, but optimism rules

Chapman returns to lead always-dangerous Wolverines   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Wolverines scored four runs on eight hits and won their season opener 4-2 March 27 at home against Racine Case in a high school baseball game. The Wolverines were scheduled to play a non-conference game Wednesday at […]

 
 

Bark for Life set for April 22

Bark for Life set for April 22

Dogs, owners to walk for cancer survivors The American Cancer Society’s fourth annual Bark for Life fund-raising event will take place from noon to 2:30 p.m. April 22 at Waterford union High School. The event aims to honor the contributions of pets and the comfort and companionship they give cancer […]

 
 

Water leak damages classrooms

Water leak damages classrooms

Repairs will be delayed until referendum is set By Alex Johnson Correspondent School Board members on Monday got a firsthand look at damage to Karcher Middle School from a leaking steam pipe. Soon after the leak was discovered in December mold began to set in, causing school district officials to […]

 
 
 
 

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