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JANET RUTH KLEIN

JANET RUTH KLEIN

      Janet Ruth “Jan” (Pues) Klein, 76, of Waterford, passed away peacefully at home, May 14, 2020. Jan is survived by her devoted and ever-loving husband of 31 years, Glenn; her children Robert Pues and Michael (Laurie) Pues; step-daughter Cori (Dean) Gibson; step-son Ryon (Anne) Klein; grandchildren Justin, Jacob, Tony, […]

 
 

Some of my favorite sports movies to save you

Some of my favorite sports movies to save you

As a self-described renegade and somewhat of a contrarian in the newspaper sports game, 12 years of being a sports editor certainly taught me to march to the beat of my own drum. I tend to get certain things set in my mind, and I have trouble taking advice. But […]

 
 

Authorities advise caution as winter storm moves in

Local officials are warning drivers to stay off the roads if possible while plowing operations are being conducted today.

National Weather Service projects up to 9 inches of snow The Racine County Sheriff’s Office is urging motorists to exercise caution while driving with the National Weather Service projecting up to 9 inches of snow starting Friday night through Saturday. According to the Weather Service, which issued a winter storm […]

 
 

Council hesitant to grant funds for performing arts center study

Council hesitant to grant funds for performing arts center study

Aldermen want to see a business plan before considering grant By Jason Arndt Editor Although City Council members support a multi-venue performing arts center, they are unsure whether to approve a grant for a feasibility study, which could come from the city’s revolving loan fund program. The revolving loan fund […]

 
 

A Smashing success

A Smashing success

Demons capture tournament title By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent The Burlington girls volleyball team has to like this feeling. Despite owning a 30-4 record, including an undefeated mark in the Southern Lakes Conference, and the distinction of being the back-to-back defending WIAA Division 1 state champion, it almost feels like Burlington […]

 
 

Burlington outlasts visiting Westosha

Burlington outlasts visiting Westosha

Demons’ Wallace dominates the ground By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent The Burlington High School football team is 3-0 for the second straight season following its victory against visiting Westosha Central Friday at Don Dalton Stadium. The Demons, who opened their season with back-to-back non-conference wins, faced an eager Falcons squad in […]

 
 

Former Burlington standouts Wallace, Fitzpatrick shine on college stage

Former Burlington standouts Wallace, Fitzpatrick shine on college stage

Wallace caps banner track season   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com For the second straight year, Burlington High School graduate Megan Wallace is an All-American. After taking eighth at the NCAA Division 3 nationals as a freshman for UW-Eau Claire last year, Wallace recently took third overall. Competing in the Pentathlon, […]

 
 

BREAKING: Waterford’s Hayden Halter overcomes boos, public backlash for 2nd straight state wrestling championship

BREAKING: Waterford’s Hayden Halter overcomes boos, public backlash for 2nd straight state wrestling championship

3 weeks after being DQ’d, Halter perseveres to perch podium   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com MADISON – Heavy lies the head that wears the crown. Coming off a WIAA Division 1 state wrestling championship in 2018, Waterford sophomore Hayden Halter moved up two weight classes to 120 pounds and embarked […]

 
 

BUW gymnastics clinches 2nd straight state tournament

BUW gymnastics clinches 2nd straight state tournament

Bronsons, Cassidy, Murphy advance to individual state By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – Andrea Chart knew there was a pretty good chance her girls were going to qualify for team state Thursday night. Though the FMOW (Franklin/Muskego/Oak Creek/Whitnall) and BUW (Badger/Burlington/Union Grove/Wilmot/Williams Bay) varsity squads are clearly a cut above […]

 
 

City of Burlington sends 11 wrestlers to state tournament

City of Burlington sends 11 wrestlers to state tournament

Catholic Central’s Amborn, Burlington’s Bird, Weiler, Skrundz among those to watch   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Both the Burlington and Catholic Central wrestling squads will be heavily represented at this weekend’s WIAA Individual State Wrestling tournament. Last Saturday at the Racine Park Invite, 10 of 14 Demons finished in top […]

 
 
 
 
 

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