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Demons look to bounce back from first loss

Team heads to Elkhorn Friday By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The Burlington High School boys basketball team couldn’t keep its early season momentum going in a non-conference meeting with Mount Horeb on Saturday at Waunakee High School. The Demons, coming off of a hard fought victory a night earlier against […]

 
 

Dancing queens

Dancing queens

The Burlington High School Dance team won the Southern Lakes Conference dance completion Jan. 7. The members of the championship team are (front row from left) Maria Gomez, Laney Mangold, Brianna Morelli, Bella Weis and Ella Reinholtz (back row) Coach Ashley Schilleman, Anita Passante, Leah Spencer, Kylee Zigler, Shelby Kail, […]

 
 

School Board referendum set

School Board referendum set

Voters will decide whether district can exceed revenue limits by $8 million By Julie Thomas contributor After months of discussion, the Burlington Area School District school board elected to pursue an operating referendum on the April 4 ballot. An operating referendum seeks permission to exceed the revenue limit. The district […]

 
 

In this week’s Standard Press…

In this week’s Standard Press…

      About 80% of the school districts in Wisconsin do it. Now is it time for the Burlington Area School District to join in?       What we’re taking about are operational referendums that allow school districts to exceed state revenue limits in order to run their schools at a level […]

 
 

JEROLD R. CLAUSIUS

JEROLD R. CLAUSIUS

      Jerold “Jerry” R. Clausius, 80, of O’Fallon, Illinois, died Jan. 4, 2023 in Swansea, Illinois. Jerry was born April 10, 1942 in Milwaukee to Russell and Gerda (nee Wolnik) Clausius, He grew up in Hales Corners, where he attended Union Grove High School and played on the football team. […]

 
 

ROSEMARIE NOBLE

ROSEMARIE NOBLE

      Rosemarie Noble, 90, of Dover, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, at Holton Manor in Elkhorn. Rosemarie was born in Chicago on Dec. 9, 1932, to Charles and Elizabeth (nee Storck) Vondras. On Feb. 3, 1951, at Honey Creek Baptist Church, she was united in marriage to Alvin Noble. […]

 
 

SHIRLEY McCARTHY

SHIRLEY McCARTHY

      Shirley McCarthy, 93, passed away Sunday, Jan. 8, 2023 at Waterford Senior Living. Shirley was born on Sept. 15, 1929 in Milwaukee, to Philip J. and Agnes T. Rupp. She married Daniel McCarthy on Aug. 18, 1951 at St. Lawrence Parish in Milwaukee. Daniel preceded her in death on […]

 
 

THERESA MILLER

THERESA MILLER

      Theresa Miller, 84, of Elkhorn, and formerly of Waterford, passed away at home on Jan. 5, 2023. Theresa was born in Milwaukee on Sept. 12, 1938, to Michael and Anna (nee Hruska) Rutter. She was raised in Milwaukee where graduated from Washington High School. On June 19, 1961, she […]

 
 

KENNETH F. KOEHNKE

KENNETH F. KOEHNKE

      Kenneth F. Koehnke, 83, of Burlington, passed away peacefully with family by his side on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023. Ken will be remembered as a devoted husband and dedicated father. He had an unmatched work ethic and a one of a kind sense of humor. Ken was born on […]

 
 

PATRICIA L. NICKERSON

PATRICIA L. NICKERSON

      Patricia L. Nickerson, of Waterford, passed away peacefully on Dec. 10, 2022, at Ruth’s Hospice in West Allis at the age of 78. Patricia (aka Pat or Trish) was born in Chicago on July 29, 1944, to Theodore and Violet (nee Baker) Mitchell. She graduated from Antioch High School […]