Monday the Wisconsin Department of Transportation opened Marquette Road to Local traffic, and while residents learn to navigate the new roadway, Project leader Jay Adams and others have their sights set on finalizing Phases 3 and 4.
Tom Nelson is one of Prairie du Chien’s most unique and colorful characters. A former teacher and coach, Jaycee member, and business owner, Nelson is still as involved in the community as ever with a wide variety of projects.
Prairie du Chien Senior McKenzie Banasik has played with the varsity basketball team since she was a freshman. She was part of the team that made it to state when she was a Freshman.
The building most recently occupied by Wyalusing Academy is looking for a purpose. Directors at Clinicare Corporation are seeking input about what to do with the historic building.
Prairie du Chien Senior wrestler Taylor Elliott is working toward his fourth consecutive trip to state. Last year’s runner up at 106 pounds in Division 2, Elliott has only one loss this season (to an opponent from Iowa whom he later defeated).
As we get farther removed from the holidays, the final Christmas decorations and Christmas trees are being taken down. The tree pickup in Prairie du Chien was this past weekend and Todd Crotty tagged along to help.
The Follies brought belly laughs to audiences in Prairie du Chien as many talented folks in the community contributed songs and sketch’s to a fundraiser for the Mississippi River Sculpture Park.
January can be a tough month. The holidays are behind us and there’s still more Winter weather ahead than we care to think about. But, there’s still ways to stay active and prevent yourself from going “stir crazy”.
WQPC/WPRE Radio celebrated it’s 61st birthday on Wednesday, December 11th. It’s especially significant to us, because it will be our last “birthday” in our original building on St. Feriole Island.